Upcoming Events & Meetings

 

 

 

 

 

 

Upcoming Events & Meetings 

  April 2017

Sat., Apr 1 – Weed-whacking/Trail Maintenance.  9 a.m., BLF Nature Center.  Everyone Welcome.

Wed., Apr 5 – Docent corps, Nature Center Hosts, & volunteers meeting, 3 p.m., BLF Nature Center.  People interested in volunteering are also welcome!

Fri., Apr 14 – Bird Count.  7:30 a.m.  Meet at Gabbiano Lane Trailhead.  Public welcome.  Bring binoculars.

Sat., Apr 15 – Weed-whacking/Trail Maintenance.  9 a.m., BLF Nature Center.  Everyone Welcome.

Wed., Apr 19– BLF Board Meeting.  4:30 p.m.  BLF Nature Center.   Public Welcome.

Sat. Apr 29 – Spring Speaker Series, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m., BLF Nature Center, 7380 Gabbiano Lane, Carlsbad, CA 92011.   Nature trails and what the future plans look like from a habitat management perspective by Dena Emmerson, representing the City of Carlsbad’s new Habitat Management Plan  (HMP) Coordinator, Roseanne Humphries.  This will be an excellent opportunity to hear about Carlsbad’ HMP and the impacts we can expect to see with regard our trails and open space.

May 2017

Wed., May 3 – Docent corps, Nature Center Hosts, & volunteers meeting, 3 p.m., BLF Nature Center. People interested in volunteering are also welcome!

 Sat., May 6 – Weed-whacking/Trail Maintenance. 9 a.m., BLF Nature Center. Everyone Welcome.

 Fri., May 12 – Bird Count. 7:30 a.m. Meet at Gabbiano Lane Trailhead. Public welcome. Bring binoculars.

Sat. May 13 – Spring Speaker Series, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m., BLF Nature Center, 7380 Gabbiano Lane, Carlsbad, CA 92011.  Speaker Rick Hawlsey will present an enlightening talk on Chaparral, California’s most extensive plant community, and California Sage Scrub, our aromatic native shrub-land. 

Wed., May 17 – BLF Board Meeting. 4:30 p.m. BLF Nature Center. Public Welcome.

Sat., May 20 – Weed-whacking/Trail Maintenance. 9 a.m., BLF Nature Center. Everyone Welcome.

JUNE 2017

 Sat., June 3 – Weed-whacking/Trail Maintenance. 9 a.m., BLF Nature Center. Everyone Welcome.

 Fri., June 9 – Bird Count. 7:30 a.m.  Meet at Gabbiano Lane Trailhead. Public welcome. Bring binoculars.

Sat. June 10 – Spring Speaker Series, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m., BLF Nature Center, 7380 Gabbiano Lane, Carlsbad, CA 92011. : Speaker Steve Bledsoe will present an enlightening talk on Rattlesnakes.  Steve, a local herpetologist, will bring us some live snakes for his talk.

Sat., June 17 – Weed-whacking/Trail Maintenance. 9 a.m., BLF Nature Center. Everyone Welcome.

Wed., June 21 – BLF Board Meeting. 4:30 p.m. BLF Nature Center. Public Welcome.

City of Carlsbad’s Arts Council 2017 Club Pelican Classes, Monday through Friday, 9 am to 12 noon, BLF Nature Center, 7380 Gabbiano Lane, Carlsbad, CA 92011. Registration to open soon through the City of Carlsbad’s website, www.carlsbadca.gov.

 June 19 – 23, ages 7 – 9.

June 26 – 30, ages 7 – 9.

July 24 – 26, ages 7 – 9.

July 31 – August 4, ages 9 – 12.