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Camp Pollock

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1501 Northgate Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95815 United States

March 2024

Camp Pollock Docent Orientation

March 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Camp Pollock, 1501 Northgate Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95815 United States
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Free

Join an amazing group of trained volunteers to help with docent-led activities and service projects at Camp Pollock. No experience is necessary, just a desire to learn about the historic property, help maintain this special place, and to share your knowledge with the public. Our projects and events would not happen without fantastic volunteer support. Let us help you find a way to invest your time in nature on the beautiful lower American River Parkway. Topics covered during the orientation will…

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Camp Pollock Open House

March 2 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Camp Pollock, 1501 Northgate Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95815 United States
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If you are interested in renting the Myrtle Johnston Lodge at Camp Pollock, need some extra time to plan for your upcoming reservation, or are simply curious and want to see the inside of the historic building, please join us. The lodge will be open and the reservations coordinator on site to answer questions. But please note, all reservations of the lodge and other areas of the property can only be made through our website. Learn more or book a…

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Volunteer Service Day

March 9 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Camp Pollock, 1501 Northgate Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95815 United States
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New and returning volunteers are welcome! Roll up your sleeves and make some new friends as we give Camp Pollock a little love. Monthly Saturday service days are great for new volunteers, students needing community service hours, or simply a rewarding way to start your weekend. Tasks vary depending on property needs, and may include planting, weed eradication, construction, cleaning, painting, digging, fence building, mopping, window washing, outreach, native plant propagation/maintenance, and more. THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE YOU REGISTER: All…

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Speaker Series: Birds of Concern

March 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Camp Pollock, 1501 Northgate Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95815 United States
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Recent Status of Three Central Valley Birds of Conservation Concern: Tricolored Blackbird, Yellow-billed Magpie, and Purple Martins Guest Speaker: Dan Airola Dan Airola gives us a closer look at three species of local birds that are of conservation concern: Tricolored Blackbird, Yellow-billed Magpie, and Purple Martin. Dan Airola is a wildlife biologist who works on research and conservation initiatives focused on endangered bird species and their relationships with urban habitats, boasting a portfolio of over 60 scientific publications. His work…

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April 2024

Speaker Series: Bumblebees and Habitat Needs

April 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Camp Pollock, 1501 Northgate Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95815 United States
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Free 130 spots left

Bumblebees and Habitat Needs Guest Speaker: Jaymee Marty Join us as we take a closer look at bumblebees and their habitat needs in the Sacramento valley. Jaymee Marty is a professional ecologist who specializes in vernal pools, grasslands, natural land management, conservation and restoration. Please RSVP below by 6pm the evening prior. Space is limited. Parking and admission are free, but donations are encouraged ($5-$20 per person recommended). Complete your liability waiver in advance for faster checkin. SVC's Environmental Speaker…

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Volunteer Service Day

April 13 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Camp Pollock, 1501 Northgate Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95815 United States
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Free

New and returning volunteers are welcome! Roll up your sleeves and make some new friends as we give Camp Pollock a little love. Monthly Saturday service days are great for new volunteers, students needing community service hours, or simply a rewarding way to start your weekend. Tasks vary depending on property needs, and may include planting, weed eradication, construction, cleaning, painting, digging, fence building, mopping, window washing, outreach, native plant propagation/maintenance, and more. THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE YOU REGISTER: All…

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May 2024

Speaker Series: Open Space Protection Updates

May 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Camp Pollock, 1501 Northgate Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95815 United States
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Free 130 spots left

Open Space Protection Updates Guest Speaker: Steve Schweigerdt Join us as we learn more about local conservation projects and updates on protecting land in the Sacramento valley. Steve Schweigerdt has been working in conservation in Northern California for 20 years and has a diverse background including PG&E watershed land conservation with the Stewardship Council, urban parks for San Francisco Parks Alliance, trails and greenways with Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, restoration with Sacramento Tree Foundation, and acquisition and development work with private infill…

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Volunteer Service Day

May 11 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Camp Pollock, 1501 Northgate Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95815 United States
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Free

New and returning volunteers are welcome! Roll up your sleeves and make some new friends as we give Camp Pollock a little love. Monthly Saturday service days are great for new volunteers, students needing community service hours, or simply a rewarding way to start your weekend. Tasks vary depending on property needs, and may include planting, weed eradication, construction, cleaning, painting, digging, fence building, mopping, window washing, outreach, native plant propagation/maintenance, and more. THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE YOU REGISTER: All…

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