Upcoming Events & Meetings

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Upcoming Events & Meetings 

  FEBRUARY 2017

CANCELED DUE TO PREDICTED STORM!    Fri., Feb 17 – New Nature Center Opening Celebration for our local community, trail-users and Nature Center visitors, our docents, nature center hosts and volunteers. 4:00 p.m., BLF Nature Center, 7380 Gabbiano Lane, Carlsbad, CA 92011.  The general public is encouraged to attend, but a reminder:  since beer and wine will be served, no one under the age of 21 years of age can attend!

Sat., Feb 18 – Weed-whacking/Trail Maintenance.  9 a.m., BLF Nature Center.  Everyone Welcome.

Sun., Feb 26 – Solana Beach Presbyterian Church Day of Service Trail Maintenance Event.  8:30 a.m., Meet at the BLF Nature Center.

March 2017

Wed., Mar 1 – Docent corps, Nature Center Hosts, & volunteer meeting, 3 p.m., BLF Nature Center.  People interested in volunteering are also welcome!

Sat., Mar 4 – Weed-whacking/Trail Maintenance.  9 a.m., BLF Nature Center.  Everyone Welcome.

Fri., Mar 10 – Bird Count.  7:30 a.m.  Meet at Gabbiano Lane Trailhead.  Public welcome.  Bring binoculars.

Sat. Mar 11 – Spring Speaker Series, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m., BLF Nature Center, 7380 Gabbiano Lane, Carlsbad, CA 92011.   Least Terns by California State Park Ranger and Naturalist, Cory Hawkins.  She will speak about these cute little birds that migrate here from South America every spring, and nest on the sand in and around Batiquitos Lagoon.

Wed., Mar 15 – BLF Board Meeting.  4:30 p.m.  BLF Nature Center.   Public Welcome.

Fri., Mar 17 – New Nature Center Opening Celebration for our local environmental partners, community, trail-users and Nature Center visitors, our docents, nature center hosts and volunteers. 4:00 p.m., BLF Nature Center, 7380 Gabbiano Lane, Carlsbad, CA 92011.  The general public is encouraged to attend, but a reminder:  since beer and wine will be served, no one under the age of 21 years of age can attend!

Sat., Mar 18 – Weed-whacking/Trail Maintenance.  9 a.m., BLF Nature Center.  Everyone Welcome.

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!

Sat. Apr 8 – 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 Roseanne Humphrey, City of Carlsbad’s new Habitat Management Coordinator.  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.

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.