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November 2017
Free

Healthy Parks, Healthy People trail walks – Heron’s Head Park Cancelled

November 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Walk a Wetland: Herons Head Park at Jennings Street off Cargo way, (Fourth Saturday of Month) 10:00am. Admire the San Francisco waterfront as we follow a short section of the Bay Trail. This is a low impact walk designed for bird watching and socializing. Meet in the mini-park next to the parking lot. Google Directions For more information visit http://sfrecpark.org/hphp Recreation Leaders: Our professional RPD Guides will provide a short interpretive program designed specifically for each location. The staff will have…

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Mobile Recreation @ Rochambeau Playground

November 25 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

  We would like to welcome you to our Mobile Rec Event Saturday, November 25th from 11:00am – 2:00pm at Rochambeau Playground.  We will have our Climbing Wall, Disc Golf, Skateboards, BMX Bikes & Razor Scooters on site. We will provide safety equipment. Mobile Recreation is a free event. Get out and play!

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Alemany Farm- Saturday Workparty

November 25 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day Fifth of the month, repeating indefinitely

One event on October 7, 2017 at 12:00pm

Join the friends of Alemany Farm in a Saturday volunteer workparty.  All skill levels are welcome to do as much or as little for any portion of the day. Please wear closed toed shoes, long pants and layers. Be aware that there are no bathrooms on site. Meet at the main entrance on Alemany Blvd, just west of Ellsworth.  For more info and a complete calendar of workdays check the ‘Get involved’ section of the website www.alemanyfarm.org. Alemany Farm is a…

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Alemany Farm- Monday Workparty

November 27 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Monday, repeating until December 25, 2017

Join the friends of Alemany Farm in a volunteer workparty every Monday.  All skill levels are welcome to do as much or as little for any portion of the day. Please wear closed toed shoes, long pants and layers. Be aware that there are no bathrooms on site. Meet at the main entrance on Alemany Blvd, just west of Ellsworth.  For more info and a complete calendar of workdays check the ‘Get involved’ section of the website www.alemanyfarm.org. Alemany Farm is…

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December 2017
Free

Clean & Green with the Friends of Lafayette Park

December 2 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 30, 2017

Please join the Friends of Lafayette Park for a “Cleaning and Greening” workday on the first Saturday of the month.  Help to maintain the park and get to know your neighbors.  We install new plants, weed, sweep and more. We meet beforehand for coffee and pastries, lively conversation, and then head-out with the SFRPD gardeners to help beautify our park.  Meet at the picnic tables at the south end of playground.  Please wear closed-toe shoes, long pants and a long-sleeve…

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Buena Vista Habitat Restoration Volunteer Project

December 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until June 3, 2018

Join the Natural Resource Division to improve wildlife habitats and park wide esthetics. Learn about the value of our local oak woodlands and cultural history of one of the Haight Ashbury neighborhood gems. Volunteer activities include weeding and planting. Please wear closed-toed shoes and dress in layers.  Light refreshments served.  Event takes place rain or shine. Meet at the Children’s Playground at Buena Vista West and Waller Street. Please RSVP to recparkvolunteer@sfgov.org or call 415-831-6330 to register.  

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Healthy Parks Healthy People trail walks – Stow Lake

December 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until July 7, 2018

Walk in the Park: Stow Lake Boathouse in Golden Gate Park (First Saturday of Month) 10:00am. Start at the Stow Lake Boathouse for some light stretching followed by an easy-going walk around one of the parks most popular areas. Meet by the picnic tables next to the dock. Google Directions For more information visit http://sfrecpark.org/hphp Recreation Leaders: Our professional RPD Guides will provide a short interpretive program designed specifically for each location. The staff will have first aid equipment and are…

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Palou Phelps Park Volunteer Workparty

December 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until June 3, 2018

Join the RPD Natural Resources Division in a recurring habitat restoration volunteer project at Palou Phelps Park. Please wear closed toed shoes, long pants and layers. The event will occur rain or shine.  Light refreshments provided.  Meet at the crossroads of Palou St & Phelps St. To RSVP, please email recparkvolunteer@sfgov.org  or call 415-831-6330.

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Park, Recreation and Open Space Advisory Committee

December 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 2, 2018

One event on September 6, 2017 at 6:30pm

One event on November 8, 2017 at 6:30pm

1 Carlton B. Goodlett Place San Francisco, CA City Hall, Room 278

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Recreation and Park Commission – Capital Committee Meeting

December 6 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 6, 2017

The Recreation and Park Department is governed by a seven-member Commission appointed by the Mayor to four-year terms. In accordance with the Charter, the Recreation and Park Commission is primarily a policy-making body, establishing the policies by which the Recreation and Park Department operates. The Commission is responsible for the over 220 parks, playgrounds and open spaces throughout San Francisco and two outside the City limits. These include destinations such as Camp Mather, Golden Gate Park, Harding Golf Course, Coit…

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POSTPONED: Planning Workshop for the Dog Training Area in Golden Gate Park

December 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Thank you for your interest in attending the meeting, we will let you know as soon as we reschedule. We want to hear from you on how we can improve the Dog Training Area in Golden Gate Park (north of the Bison Paddock). Come share your ideas! If you would like information about the project and would like us to contact you when we are gathering feedback, please contact the Project Manager Brett Desmarais at brett.desmarais@sfgov.org.

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Recreation and Park Commission – Operations Committee Meeting

December 7 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 7, 2017

The Recreation and Park Department is governed by a seven-member Commission appointed by the Mayor to four-year terms. In accordance with the Charter, the Recreation and Park Commission is primarily a policy-making body, establishing the policies by which the Recreation and Park Department operates. The Commission is responsible for the over 220 parks, playgrounds and open spaces throughout San Francisco and two outside the City limits. These include destinations such as Camp Mather, Golden Gate Park, Harding Golf Course, Coit…

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Free

Mobile Recreation @ McLaren Lodge/Holiday Tree Lighting

December 7 @ 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm

We would like to welcome you to our Mobile Rec Event Thursday, December 7th from 3:00pm – 9:00pm at McLaren Lodge. We will have our Climbing Wall site. We will provide safety equipment. Mobile Recreation is a free event. Get out and play!

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Healthy Parks, Healthy People trail walks – Lake Merced

December 9 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Second of the month, repeating until July 14, 2018

Walk around a Lake: Lake Merced Boathouse at 1 Harding Park Road (Second Saturday of Month) 10:00am. This loop trail includes beautiful views of San Francisco’s wetlands providing opportunities to see bird species and native plants. Meet in front of the Lake Merced Boathouse. Google Directions The Boathouse is on the right before you enter the gate to Harding Park golf course. For more information visit http://sfrecpark.org/hphp Recreation Leaders: Our professional RPD Guides will provide a short interpretive program designed specifically…

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Golden Gate Park Oak Woodlands Habitat Restoration Volunteer Project

December 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Second of the month, repeating until June 10, 2018

One event on November 4, 2017 at 10:00am

Join this knowledgeable group of volunteers in restoring the native Oak Woodlands in Golden Gate Park. For more information you are welcome to contact Robert Bakewell at 415-710-9617or rcbakewell@gmail.com. Please wear closed toed shoes, long pants and layers. The event will occur rain or shine, barring high winds. Light refreshments provided. Meet the group at the bottom of the steps to the Conservatory of Flowers. September’s Golden Gate Park Oak Woodlands ongoing project will be moved to GGP Nursery for…

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GGP: Strawberry Hill Butterfly and Trail Project

December 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Second of the month, repeating until December 9, 2017

If you love your parks, and are looking for a meaningful and substantive way to make a positive difference, come on out and volunteer with the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department! On the second Saturday of every month, we enhance habitat on Strawberry Hill in Golden Gate Park. We remove invasive weeds, and put in plant species that Swallowtails and other butterflies need to thrive. It’s an inspiring and fun day in a gorgeous setting. Each month, we build…

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Duboce Park Beautification

December 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Second of the month, repeating until December 9, 2017

Join the Friends of Duboce Park at a monthly volunteer workparty from 10 am- 12 noon.   Meet your neighbors and make new friends at this recently renovated park shared by the Lower Haight and Castro neighborhoods. 30 minutes or an hour of your time makes a big difference in the health and appearance of the park.  All supplies, tools, and gloves are provided by SFRPD.  Meet in front of the Harvey Milk Recreation Center.  Light refreshments served To RSVP, please…

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John McLaren Park Habitat Restoration Volunteer Project

December 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Second of the month, repeating until June 10, 2018

One event on November 4, 2017 at 10:00am

Come join the Natural Resource Division in a recurring habitat restoration volunteer project in John McLaren Park. Explore the diversity of San Francisco’s second largest park. Volunteer activities include weeding, planting, and trail maintenance. Please wear closed toed shoes, long pants and layers. The event will occur rain or shine.  Light refreshments provided. Meet at the large parking lot off John Shelley Drive at 21 John F. Shelly Drive. October’s McLaren Park volunteer project will be moved to GGP Nursery…

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Harvey Milk Center Holiday Craft Fair on December 10

December 10 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Need to get some Christmas shopping done? Join us at the Harvey Milk Center for the Arts (50 Scott Street) on Sunday, December 10 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. for their holiday craft fair! This event will include numerous local artists offering their unique handmade holiday gifts for sale to the public. The event is FREE to attend and will also host family friendly activities for all ages including music, popcorn, art projects and a photo booth! For more information,…

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Glen Canyon Habitat Restoration Volunteer Project

December 16 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until June 17, 2018

Join the the Friends of Glen Canyon Park and the Natural Resource Division for a monthly volunteer activities including weeding, pruning, and occasional planting. Please wear closed toed shoes, long pants and layers. The event will occur rain or shine. Light refreshments will be provided. Meet just north of the Glen Canyon Recreation Facility on Alms Road. Please RSVP by emailing recparkvolunteer@sfgov.org or call 415-831-6330. October’s Glen Canyon Park ongoing project will be moved to GGP Nursery for October only. Meet…

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Healthy Parks, Healthy People trail walks – McLaren Park

December 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until July 21, 2018

Walk a Trail: McLaren Park at University & Mansell, next to the sign (Third Saturday of Month) 10:00am. Join us for a walk through McLaren Park, San Francisco’s second largest park.  The walk starts with light stretching, followed by a guided walk through groves of redwoods and cypress trees. This walk is moderately strenuous yet all will be rewarded with an amazing view of San Francisco. Meet by the McLaren Park sign next to the 29 Muni bus stop at University &…

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Corona Heights Habitat Restoration Volunteer Project

December 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until July 1, 2018

One event on November 18, 2017 at 10:00am

One event on December 16, 2017 at 10:00am

Come explore this neighborhood park and its beautiful views of the San Francisco skyline. Join the Natural Resource Division and the Gay and Lesbian Sierran volunteers on the last Saturday of the month. Volunteer activities include weeding, planting, and trail maintenance. Please wear closed-toed shoes, long pants, and layers. The event will occur rain or shine. The group meets behind the Randall Museum. August’s Corona Heights ongoing project will be moved to GGP Nursery for August only. Meet at 100 Martin Luther…

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Mobile Recreation @ West Sunset Playground

December 16 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

We would like to welcome you to our Mobile Rec Event Saturday, December 16th from 11:00am – 2:00pm at West Sunset Playground. We will have our Climbing Wall, Disc Golf, Skateboards, BMX Bikes & Razor Scooters on site. We will provide safety equipment. Mobile Recreation is a free event. Get out and play!

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Recreation and Park Commission Meeting

December 21 @ 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 21, 2017

The Recreation and Park Department is governed by a seven-member Commission appointed by the Mayor to four-year terms. In accordance with the Charter, the Recreation and Park Commission is primarily a policy-making body, establishing the policies by which the Recreation and Park Department operates. The Commission is responsible for the over 220 parks, playgrounds and open spaces throughout San Francisco and two outside the City limits. These include destinations such as Camp Mather, Golden Gate Park, Harding Golf Course, Coit…

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Free

Healthy Parks, Healthy People trail walks – Heron’s Head Park – Cancelled

December 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Walk a Wetland: Herons Head Park at Jennings Street off Cargo way, (Fourth Saturday of Month) 10:00am. Admire the San Francisco waterfront as we follow a short section of the Bay Trail. This is a low impact walk designed for bird watching and socializing. Meet in the mini-park next to the parking lot. Google Directions For more information visit http://sfrecpark.org/hphp Recreation Leaders: Our professional RPD Guides will provide a short interpretive program designed specifically for each location. The staff will have…

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Free

Mobile Recreation @ Boeddeker Park

December 23 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

We would like to welcome you to our Mobile Rec Event Saturday, December 23rd from 11:00am – 2:00pm at Boeddeker Park. We will have our Climbing Wall, Disc Golf, Skateboards, BMX Bikes & Razor Scooters on site. We will provide safety equipment. Mobile Recreation is a free event. Get out and play!

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Christmas Day

December 25
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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on day 25 of December, repeating until December 25, 2017

Christmas or Christmas Day (Old English: Crīstesmæsse, meaning “Christ‘s Mass“) is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,[7][8] observed most commonly on December 25[4][9][10] as a religious and cultural celebration among billions of people around the world.[2][11][12] A feast central to the Christian liturgical year, it is prepared for by the season of Advent or the Nativity Fast and initiates the season of Christmastide, which historically in the West lasts twelve days and culminates on Twelfth Night;[13] in…

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Mobile Recreation @ Hilltop Skate Park

December 30 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

We would like to welcome you to our Mobile Rec Event Saturday, December 30th from 11:00am – 2:00pm at Hilltop Skate Park. We will have our Climbing Wall, Disc Golf, Skateboards, BMX Bikes & Razor Scooters on site. We will provide safety equipment. Mobile Recreation is a free event. Get out and play!

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January 2018
Free

Mobile Recreation @ Joe DiMaggio Playground

January 6, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

We would like to welcome you to our Mobile Rec Event Saturday, January 6th from 11:00am – 2:00pm at Joe DiMaggio Playground.We will have our Climbing Wall, Disc Golf, Skateboards, BMX Bikes & Razor Scooters on site. We will provide safety equipment. Mobile Recreation is a free event. Get out and play!

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Free

Mobile Recreation @ Lake Merced Boathouse

January 13, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

We would like to welcome you to our Mobile Rec Event Saturday, January 13th from 11:00am – 2:00pm at Lake Merced Boathouse.We will have our Climbing Wall & Kayaking on site. We will provide safety equipment. Mobile Recreation is a free event. Get out and play!

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Bernal Hill Grassland Restoration Volunteer Project

January 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until June 17, 2018

Help restore the grasslands of this unique natural area . Monthly projects may include pulling invasive weeds, planting native species, or maintaining trails. Come and experience the spectacular views of the city. Please dress in layers and wear proper attire, specifically close-toed low-heeled shoes. Water and snacks will be provided. Meet at the South gate on Bernal Heights Blvd past Anderson at the only water fountain in the park. Please RSVP by emailing recparkvolunteer@sfgov.org or call 415-831-6330.

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Mobile Recreation @ Upper Noe Recreation Center

January 20, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

We would like to welcome you to our Mobile Rec Event Saturday, January 20th from 11:00am – 2:00pm at Upper Noe Recreation Center. We will have our Climbing Wall, Disc Golf, Skateboards, BMX Bikes & Razor Scooters on site. We will provide safety equipment. Mobile Recreation is a free event. Get out and play!

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Healthy Parks, Healthy People trail walks – Heron’s Head Park

January 27, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until July 28, 2018

Walk a Wetland: Herons Head Park at Jennings Street off Cargo way, (Fourth Saturday of Month) 10:00am. Admire the San Francisco waterfront as we follow a short section of the Bay Trail. This is a low impact walk designed for bird watching and socializing. Meet in the mini-park next to the parking lot. Google Directions For more information visit http://sfrecpark.org/hphp Recreation Leaders: Our professional RPD Guides will provide a short interpretive program designed specifically for each location. The staff will have…

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Free

Mobile Recreation @ St. Mary’s Recreation Center

January 27, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

We would like to welcome you to our Mobile Rec Event Saturday, January 27th from 11:00am – 2:00pm at St.Mary’s Recreation Center. We will have our Climbing Wall, Disc Golf, Skateboards, BMX Bikes & Razor Scooters on site. We will provide safety equipment. Mobile Recreation is a free event. Get out and play!

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