John Muir National Historic Site Newswire

John Muir National Historic Site Newswire

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  1. National Park Service Hosts Free Campfire Program in MartinezRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | ClayCord.com

    Join the National Park Service for a free campfire program on Saturday, July 30, 2016 at John Muir National Historic Site in Martinez. The program begins at 7:00 p.m. and lasts roughly 1.5 hours.

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  2. National Park Service Hosts Full Moon Walk in MartinezRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | ClayCord.com

    Join National Park Service rangers for a full moon walk on Tuesday July 19, 2016 on Mt. Wanda, part of John Muir National Historic Site in Martinez.

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  3. Martinez: Muir day camp a path on naturalist's journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Inside Bay Area

    ... ohn Muir Mountain Day Camp WHEN: Two one-week camp sessions July 18-22 or July 25-29 WHERE: John Muir National Historic Site, 4202 Alhambra Ave., Martinez INFORMATION: www.johnmuirassociation.org/muircamp/

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  4. Martinez: Muir day camp a path on naturalist's journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Muir Mountain Day Camp WHEN: Two one-week camp sessions July 18-22 or July 25-29 WHERE: John Muir National Historic Site, 4202 Alhambra Ave., Martinez INFORMATION: www.johnmuirassociation.org/muircamp/ The solo show 'Satchmo' by Terry Teachout ...

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  5. Martinez: Observing, recording biodiversity near John Muir HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    "It looks pretty crazy," he said of the aquatic insect he had scooped out of Franklin Creek at the John Muir National Historic Site and anesthetized with Epsom salts. "We sacrifice a few in the spirit of science so we can identify the genus and species," says scientist Mietek Kolipinski, a member of the natural resources management and research team for the regional office of the National Park Service.

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  6. 5 U.S. Historic Trails Reveal the Wild WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Via

    ... Park-where De Anza's expedition crossed the harrowing Colorado River-and Martinez's John Muir National Historic Site, home to the only permanent exhibit dedicated to the trail. In 1877, nearly 3,000 Nez Perce (Nimiipuu) people attempted to escape ...

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  7. Observing, documenting nature at John MuirRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    Matthew Baur, 9, of Concord, shows his mother Clarice Baur an insect floating in a stream at the National Park Service's "BioBlitz" at the John Muir National Historic Site in Martinez May 21. Matthew also examined a spider's web . Above, some recorded their findings in a book.

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  8. National Park Service Hosts Free Campfire ProgramRead the original story

    May 18, 2016 | ClayCord.com

    Join the National Park Service for a free campfire program on Saturday, May 28, 2016 at John Muir National Historic Site in Martinez. The program begins at 7:00 p.m. and lasts roughly 1.5 hours.

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  9. Martinez: Ecopoetry festival at John Muir site to inspire, continue environmental movementRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    ... class at Alhambra, recalls a summer when he spent a week at Mountain Days camp at the John Muir National Historic Site, baking bread and hiking on Mount Wanda. Eaves has since heeded the call for environmental activism, recently writing, "I will ...

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  10. John Muir's National Historic Site's BioBlitz Coming Up in Late MayRead the original story

    May 8, 2016 | ClayCord.com

    Come participate in celebrating biodiversity and the National Park Service Centennial during the National Parks BioBlitz at John Muir National Historic Site on Friday May 20, 2016 and Saturday May 21, 2016! "What is a BioBlitz?" A BioBlitz is an event focused on finding and identifying as many species as possible in a specific area over a short period of time. Scientists, families, students, teachers, and other community members work together to get an overall count of the plants, animals, fungi, and other organisms that live in a place.

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  11. National Park Service Hosts "Roadmap to the Night Sky" in MartinezRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2016 | ClayCord.com

    Join National Park Service rangers for a stargazing adventure, "Road Map to the Night Sky," on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at the John Muir National Historic Site in Martinez. The program is designed to increase knowledge of the night sky by progressing through a series of constellations.

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  12. Tourism to Point Reyes National Seashore and Other San Francisco Bay...Read the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | Point Reyes National Seashore

    ... Historic Site , Fort Point National Historic Site , Golden Gate National Recreation Area , John Muir National Historic Site , Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail , Muir Woods National Monument , Port Chicago Naval Magazine National ...

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  13. TONIGHT: National Park Service Hosts Full Moon Walk in MartinezRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2016 | ClayCord.com

    Join National Park Service rangers for a full moon walk on Thursday April 21, 2016 on Mt. Wanda, part of the John Muir National Historic Site in Martinez.

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  14. Peterson: How John Muir almost blew off camping with the presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... the historic Muir house while attending the John Muir Birthday Earth Day Celebration at the John Muir National Historic Site in Martinez, Calif., on Saturday, April 20, 2013. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group) Schulzinger said Muir eventually ...

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  15. Good Neighbors by Faith Barnidge: Garden tours, Earth Day eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Day on conservationist and National Park advocate John Muir's 178th birthday at the the John Muir National Historic Site Visitor Center and historic 1882 Italianate Victorian home. The Earth Day-Birthday festival is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, ...

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  16. Concord Resident Sandra Candanosa Honored with National Park Service Volunteer AwardRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2016 | ClayCord.com

    Anza Trail Volunteer Sandra Candanosa, of Concord, has been named the regional recipient of the National Park Service George and Helen Hartzog Award for Outstanding Volunteer Service. Sandra will receive the award in Martinez on Saturday, April 23, during the John Muir Birthday-Earth Day Celebration at the John Muir National Historic Site.

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  17. Celebrating the conservation legacy of John MuirRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2016 | Berwickshire News

    ... n touch with national parks organisers in America, the Muir Woods National Monument and the John Muir National Historic site in Martinez to help with centenary celebrations.

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  18. National Park Service Seeks Volunteers for the John Muir National Historic SiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | ClayCord.com

    John Muir National Historic Site seeks dedicated volunteers to join our team in providing assistance at the Visitor Center and for informal interpretation in John Muir's historic home. Prior to starting your volunteer responsibilities, each volunteer must attend a six-hour training session on April 2, 2016 from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM .

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  19. 15th Annual Tartan Day on Ellis Island to Celebrate "The Life and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... Society with the support of a Blue Ribbon Advisory Panel including participation from the John Muir National Historic Site in Martinez, CA, the John Muir Birthplace Trust in Dunbar, Scotland, the Sierra Club in San Francisco, CA and the John Muir ...

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  20. 5 U.S. Historic Trails in the WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Via

    ... Park-where De Anza's expedition crossed the harrowing Colorado River-and Martinez's John Muir National Historic Site, home to the only permanent exhibit dedicated to the trail. In 1877, nearly 3,000 Nez Perce (Nimiipuu) people attempted to escape ...

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