Sequoia Park Ivy League – Volunteer Work Day

Ivy is invasive and chokes Redwood trees as it grows up their trunks.

HERE WE GO AGAIN! SEQUOIA PARK IVY LEAGUE IS BACK FOR ANOTHER PULL!

That’s right, we have our own Ivy League in town and it’s not what you think. Instead of hitting the books hard to get that college degree, we are hitting the park hard to eradicate ivy from our beloved Redwood forest. This group of dedicated volunteers is gaining some serious momentum. We hope to make this the biggest and best yet!

Details:

  • Saturday, June 25, 2022
  • Anytime between 9AM and 1PM
  • Sequoia Park at the fountain on the corner of Glatt and T Streets.
  • Kid friendly, but kids need guardian with them
  • All supplies provided but bring gloves if you can
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UPDATE: “Party in Pink” Zumbathon New Location

Help raise money for the Breast and GYN Health Project and have a great time!

A “Party in Pink” Z-mini Zumbathon fundraiser will be held on June 4 from 10:30 AM to Noon at the Adorni Center. (<<NOTE: New location) The purpose is to raise breast cancer awareness and support a great local cause.

Ticket sales at the door $10 (kids get in free with a paying adult)

All proceeds will be donated to the Breast and GYN Health Project in Arcata.

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Zoo Seeks Volunteers for New Program on Redwood Sky Walk 

Sequoia Park Zoo is seeking adult volunteers for a brand-new education program on the Redwood Sky Walk 

Do you love the majesty of our local redwoods? Is Sequoia Park a special place for you? If so, would you like to hang out in the redwood canopy 100 feet above the forest floor and help visitors enjoy the Redwood Sky Walk? If that sounds like you and you’re able to commit to one shift per week through the summer season, then you might have what it takes to be a Redwood Sky Walk Steward! Complete the questionnaire at the link below and find out!

Apply now. Go to https://form.jotform.com/220960658452157.

What is the Redwood Sky Walk Stewards?

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“Party in Pink” Z-mini Zumbathon Fundraiser

Help raise money for the Breast and GYN Health Project and have a great time!

A “Party in Pink” Z-mini Zumbathon fundraiser will be held on June 4 from 10:30 AM to Noon at the Adorni Center. (<<NOTE: New location) The purpose is to raise breast cancer awareness and support a great local cause.

Ticket sales at the door $10 (kids get in free with a paying adult)

All proceeds will be donated to the Breast and GYN Health Project in Arcata.

Continue reading “Party in Pink” Z-mini Zumbathon Fundraiser

Sequoia Park Ivy League – Volunteer Work Day

Ivy is invasive and chokes Redwood trees as it grows up their trunks.

SEQUOIA PARK IVY LEAGUE IS BACK FOR ANOTHER PULL!

That’s right, we have our own Ivy League in town and it’s not what you think. Instead of hitting the books hard to get that college degree, we are hitting the park hard to eradicate ivy from our beloved Redwood forest. We made a lot of progress on our first go-round but there is still a lot of progress left to make!

Details:

  • May 22, 2022
  • Anytime between 9AM and 1PM
  • Meet at main entrance on W Street
  • Kid friendly, but kids need guardian with them
  • All supplies provided but bring gloves if you can
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Sequoia Park Ivy League – Volunteer Work Day

Ivy is invasive and chokes Redwood trees as it grows up their trunks.

Join us for the official kick-off of the brand new volunteer group, Sequoia Park Ivy League, and help us save our beloved Redwood forest by eradicating the ivy.

Details:

  • April 16, 2022
  • Anytime between 9AM and 1PM
  • Meet at main entrance on W Street
  • Kid friendly, but kids need guardian with them
  • All supplies provided but bring gloves if you can
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Sequoia Park Easter Egg Hunt

The Easter Bunny has hidden eggs in Sequoia Park!  

Join Eureka Community Services for Spring fun!

Bring your kids to Sequoia Park and – using the clues the Easter Bunny left – find all of the Easter Bunny’s eggs and win a prize!

Details: 

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SEQUOIA PARK ZOO ANNOUNCES CONSERVATION GRANT OPPORTUNITY

Contact: Ruth Mock
E-mail: rmock@ci.eureka.ca.gov

EUREKA, CA – The Zoo’s Conservation Advisory Committee has opened the new cycle of conservation grants for 2022. The committee welcomes proposals for projects that have a clear and direct conservation impact on wildlife and/or habitat conservation and that are in line with the Zoo’s mission and conservation priorities. Special consideration is given to projects supporting local wildlife or habitats, although national and international projects are considered as well. Successful applicants are those whose projects can be completed within one year. The maximum award is $1,500. The deadline for applications is Friday, January 28, 2022, at 5:00 PM. For more details and to download an application, please visit Sequoia Park Zoo’s website at:http://www.sequoiaparkzoo.net/conservation/field-conservation/conservation-grant-program/ .

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Donate to the Sequoia Park Improvement Fund this Holiday Season

We have been given a rare, once-in-a-generation opportunity to shape Sequoia Park’s future for the next 100 years and we need your help.

Whether you are an individual with only a few extra dollars to contribute, a small business able to make a larger donation, a local contractor who can donate some time or expertise, a landscaper who would like to help improve the part, or a well-funded organization contemplating a positive, community-oriented, project to express civic pride and involvement; please make a contribution this holiday season to the Sequoia Park Improvement Fund.

Donations are tax-deductible.

You can do so at www.ILoveSequoiaPark.com or by calling (707) 441-4206

GOPD 2021 Schedule

Get Out & Play Day returns July 31!

Here’s the schedule so far. It’s subject to change of course.

You can download a PDF with all the events; including information about our photo contest by clicking on this link.

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