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A week dedicated to the appreciation and conservation of California’s fabulous native flora.

Brought to you by the California Native Plant Society (CNPS), protecting California's native flora since 1965.

April 11-19, 2015

Walks, Garden Visits, Lectures, Work Parties, Wildflower Shows, Native Plant Sales. schedule (requires a pdf viewer)

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All events are open to the public; most are free; more will be added.  Click on dates to get more info., or visit our  complete calendar.  You can also be notified of events by e-mail.

  Evening programs are the second Wednesday of each month, Sept.-May, at the Six Rivers Masonic  Lodge,  251 Bayside Rd., Arcata. Refreshments at 7:00 p.m.; presentation at 7:30 p.m.

Apr 8, Wed. 7:30 p.m. "Northern California Botanical Rarities: what to look for, how to find them" with Aaron Sims

April 11-19. Native Plant Week.

Apr 11, Sat. 9-12. Restoration at Trinidad State Beach.   State Parks work day. 707-677-3109

Apr 11 Sat 10 a.m.-12 noon. "Letting the Bay Back in: from Pasture to Salt Marsh," a walk at Freshwater Farms. 707-822-2242 (Northcoast Regional Land Trust)

Apr 12 Sun 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Restoration at the Humboldt Coastal Nature Center. Friends of the Dunes 707-444-1397

Apr 12 Sun 1-3 p.m.. "Native vs Non-native Plants at the Edge of the Bay," a walk on Hikshari Trail, Susan Penn. 707-825-1020 (Baykeeper and Hikshari kTrail Stewards)

Apr 12 Sun 2 p.m. Old Town Native Plant Garden, 2nd & H, Eureka--Monty 707-268-8447

Apr 12, Sun.   Horse Mountain Day Hike (Prairie Creek back-up). 707- 822-2015

Apr 12, Sun. South Fork Trinity River Trail Hike. Sierra Club. Ned 707-825-3652

Apr 14, Tues. 10 a.m.-12 noon. volunteer work at the CNPS Nursery in Bayside. Meet at the Grange. 707-826-0259

Apr 14, Tues. 12 noon-1 p.m. Native Plants in an Urban Garden in Arcata, Arcata Community Center Native Plant & Wildlife Garden with Pete Haggard

Apr 14, Tues. 2 p.m. Lost Foods Native Plant Nursery and Sanctuary, Redwood Acres--Monty 707-268-8447

Apr 15, Wed. 2 p.m. Ryan House Lost Foods Native Plant Sanctuary, 1000 E st, Eureka--Monty 707-268-8447

Apr 15, Wed. 7-9 p.m. " Ocean-friendly Gardening and Native Plant Landscaping" with Lia Webb and Eric Johnson. 251 Bayside Rd. Samara Restoration, GHD, and Surfrider.

Apr 17, Fri. 11 a.m. "The Importance of California Native Plants"--Monty Caid. Eureka Sequoia Garden Club, 2526 J St., Eureka. 707-442-1387

Apr 18, Sat, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Restoration at Lanphere Dunes. Friends of the Dunes 707-444-1397

Apr 18, Sat, 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Patrick's Point State Park Earth Day Restoration. 707-677-3109

Apr 18, Sat. 10 a.m. Salmon River Trail Wildflower Day Hike. 530-627-3202

Apr 18, Sat. 10 a.m.-12 noon. Wildearth Garden, 2904 Williams St., Eureka. Donna 707-476-0273

Apr 18 Sat. 12:30-3:30. "Native Plants in Yards and Forest", a Godwit Days walk in Arcata with Carol Ralph 826-7050

Apr 18, Sat. 2 p.m. Lost Foods Native Plant Nursery and Sanctuary, Redwood Acres-- Monty 707-268-8447

Apr 19, Sun. 12-3:30 p.m. Godwit Days walk at Male'l North. Friends of the Dunes 444-1397

Apr 24-25, Fri-Sat. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Ruby Vandeventer Wildflower Show, Crescent City. 707-457-3485

Apr 25 Sat 10 a.m.-12 noon. "Ferns of the Dunes" walk at the Lanphere Dunes with Carol Ralph 707- 444-1397

May 1-3, Fri-Sun SPRING WILDFLOWER SHOW. Manila Community Center

May 2,3, Sat, Sun NATIVE PLANT SALE. Manila Community Center

May 2, Sat 11-1 Dune Walk at the wildflower show with Friends of the Dunes docent

May 3, Sun 11-1 Dune Walk at the wildflower show with Friends of the Dunes docent

May 9, Sat. 10 a.m. Twin Lakes Wildflower Walk (Orleans area) 530-627-3202

May 13, Wed. 7:30 p.m. "The Bigfoot Trail: a celebration of Klamath Mountain Flora” with Michael Kauffmann

May 14, Thurs. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Tour Lost Coast Brewery Native Plant Garden at Humboldt Botanical Garden 707-442-5139

May 16,17, Sat, Sun. Shelter Cove & King Range Day Trip or Overnight. 822-2015

May 23, Sat. 10 a.m. Two Azalea Reserves, Two Short Walks. 707-822-2015

Jun 6, Sat. 11-3. Jacoby Creek Forest Redwood Ecology Hike (City of Arcata) 707-822-8184

Jun 6, Sat. 9 a.m. Haypress Meadow Wildflower Hike (& optional backpack overnight) 530-627-3202

Jun 20, Sat. Rare Plant Treasure Hunt-- Trinity Monkeyflower. John McRae 707-441-3513



Tuesdays 10 a.m.-1 p.m. : Work at the chapter's nursery in Bayside. Phone 826-0259 for details.

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