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Sunday
Apr302017

Bird Day LA & Take it Outside! at the Rosemont Preserve Sunday, May 7th, 3-5pm

On Sunday, May 7th, from 3-5pm the Arroyos & Foothills Conservancy is welcoming the community for Bird LA Day and the movement to #TakeItOutsideCA at the Rosemont Preserve!

Take It Outside California! is a weekend of free outdoor activities on conserved lands hosted by organizations across the state.  It's a statewide initiative to connect all Californians to great outdoor places and experiences.  Bird Day LA celebrates the birds of Southern California and LA's amazing biodiversity. Bird and nature-themed events are held throughout the greater Los Angeles area to remind the world that Los Angeles is a lot more than just film, fashion and celebrities! 

This weekend will be a great opportunity for new visitors to see the Rosemont Preserve, and our ongoing work to preserve natural lands.

Activities:
Scavenger hunt
Native plant identification
Acorn bread
Wilderness survival skill instruction
Geology
Wildlife photography
Theodore Payne Foundation
Pasadena Audubon Society
Teranga Ranch
...& More!

Join a positive and meaningful outdoor experience, and connect with fellow Californians and local organizations working to promote outdoor activities and their associated benefits.  If you plan to attend please wear comfortable clothes and sturdy shoes to walk the trail.  

The Preserve is located at the north end of Rosemont Avenue, just past the chain link fence.  As street parking is limited, please park at Two Strike Park.

This event is free to the public and suitable for all ages, no reservations required.  Rain cancels event. Sorry, no pets please.
 

For further information please contact Tim Martinez at timmartinez@arroyosfoothills.org.

Wednesday
Feb152017

Rosemont Preserve Native Plants and Their Medicinal Uses - Jim Adams' Tour Saturday, February 25th, 9-11am

Discover nature’s medicine cabinet right in your own backyard and enjoy a leisurely morning stroll.  Join us at the Rosemont Preserve Saturday, February 25th from 9:00am – 11:00am for a program about using Native American healing in our daily lives.  Associate Professor of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences at USC,  Dr. James Adams has studied healing with the Chumash Indians, and is an expert on herbal remedies, antioxidants and human drug metabolism.  He is the co-author of Healing with Medicinal Plants of the West

The Preserve is located at the north end of Rosemont Avenue, just past the chain link fence.  As street parking is limited, please park at Two Strike Park.

This event is free to the public, all ages, no reservations required.  Sturdy shoes, long pants and a hat are recommended.  Rain cancels event.  Sorry, no pets please.

For further information please contact the Friends of the Rosemont Preserve at RosemontFriends@gmail.com

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