Spend Earth Day in the South Bay

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Earth Day Trail Day

Join experienced staff trail technicians to construct the new Rancho San Vincente trail. This is a great opportunity to experience firsthand how to create a new trail and learn more about trail maintenance.

Saturday, April 23, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Calero County Park

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Earth Day Celebration in East Palo Alto

Join the Committee for Green Foothills for an Earth Day Celebration block party in East Palo Alto.

Saturday, April 23rd from 11am-3pm at Jack Farrell Park.

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Beach Cleanup at Coyote Point Park

Join San Mateo County Parks for a beach cleanup event at Coyote Point Park.

Saturday, April 23rd at 9am in Coyote Point Recreation Area in San Mateo.

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Weed Warrior Event at San Bruno Mountain

Volunteer with San Mateo County Parks to save critical grasslands at San Bruno Mountain Park every fourth Friday and Saturday of the month.

Friday, April 22nd and Saturday, April 23rd from 9am-12pm at San Bruno Mountain.

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Wildflower Walks in San Mateo

Join San Mateo County Parks on a Wildflower Walk in Edgewood Park every Saturday and Sunday through June 5th.

Friday, April 22nd and Saturday, April 23rd at 10am in Edgewood Park.

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Tree Planting at Anderson
Join the Anderson Lake team as they plant some new oak trees around the visitor center. Did you know that the oak tree doesn’t start producing acorns until 20 years old, and only 1 out of 10,000 acorns actually germinate and develop into a tree! Volunteers will meet park staff at 9:30 at the Visitor Center, 19245 Malaguerra Ave., Morgan Hill, CA. Pre-registration is required.

Saturday, April 23, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

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Campground Beautification

Spend the morning at scenic Coyote Lake to help beautify the campground. The campground is located right next to the shoreline so you never know what kind of wildlife to you may see!

Saturday, April 23, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Coyote Lake-Harvey Bear Ranch County Park

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​Coyote Creek Cleanup for Earth Day​

April 23 from 9 AM to 12 PM

Wool Creek/Shirakawa School, 665 Wool Creek Dr., San Jose, CA 95112

Come participate in the Great American Litter Cleanup at Coyote Creek. Spend a few hours at Coyote Creek and help beautify our creek through a community cleanup. Improve your Trash Karma by participating! All ages welcome. Volunteers needed to help with registration and photos as well as participate in the cleanup.


Great American Litter Pickup at Kelley Park & Disc Golf

April 23, 2016 from 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Kelley Park Disc Golf Course, Phelan Ave, San Jose

In honor of Great American Litter Pickup Day, we invite you to celebrate Coyote Creek and our parks by participating in a creek and park cleanup to help with the City-wide cleanup day. Keep Coyote Creek Beautiful is partnering San Jose Adopt-A-Park and Parks, Recreation and Neighborhoods Services to help clean up and beautify a section of Kelley Park and Coyote Creek. Community service hours are available. This activity Includes one hour Introductory Disc Golf Clinic taught by our local Pros from A-Game and Silicon Valley Disc Golf Association.