Apr
2
Mon
Dream Catcher Exhibit & Sale @ Anthony C. Beilenson Interagency Visitor Center Tickets
Apr 2 @ 9:00 am – Apr 30 @ 5:00 pm
Dream Catcher Exhibit & Sale @ Anthony C. Beilenson Interagency Visitor Center | Calabasas | California | United States

Dream Catcher Exhibit Show and Sale

April 2- 30

The traditional Dream Catchers of the Plains have remained a place in Wichita artist Michael Chas Williams’ art while maintaining a source of and connection with the Spirituality of the People of Turtle Island.

A portion of the funds from art sales will be used to further the arts in Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area.

Apr
28
Sat
Malibu Creek Welcome Walk @ Malibu Creek State Park Tickets
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Malibu Creek Welcome Walk @ Malibu Creek State Park | Calabasas | California | United States

Join a docent for a walk along the creek and through a wooded valley. Learn about the area’s animals, plants, early inhabitants, and movies filmed in the park. Meet at “Main Trailhead Parking” (lower parking lot) by the restrooms for this leisurely two-hour walk.

May
5
Sat
Hand in Hand with Nature – Pottery Exhibit & Sale @ Anthony C. Beilenson Interagency Visitor Center Tickets
May 5 @ 9:00 am – Jun 28 @ 5:00 pm
Hand in Hand with Nature - Pottery Exhibit & Sale @ Anthony C. Beilenson Interagency Visitor Center | Calabasas | California | United States

Hand in Hand with Nature – Pottery Exhibit & Sale

Potter Kirsty Iredale finds continual inspiration from the plants and creatures of the chaparral surrounding her Santa Monica Mountains
studio.

Her functional art captures nature’s designs in clay. A portion of the funds from art sales will be donated to further arts in the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area.

Dates:  May 5 – June 28    9 – 5 daily

Meet the Artist Reception:  Sat, May 5    1 pm – 3 pm

 

May
6
Sun
Beaded Bracelet Workshop @ Satwiwa Native American Indian Culture Center Tickets
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Beaded Bracelet Workshop @ Satwiwa Native American Indian Culture Center | Thousand Oaks | California | United States

Two workshops available!

Reservations Required.

Lokota Native, Kathy Willcuts will be leading a workshop on beaded bracelets.  She will sharing beading traditions from her tribe, and the basics of creating very own bracelet.

There are two workshops available. The first workshop begins promptly at 10am. The second workshops begins at 1pm. Please be on time. Materials will be provided and all ages welcome.

To make reservations please email: razsa_cruz@nps.gov or call 805-418-3163. Please include which workshop you will be attending, how many in your party, the contact name for the reservation and contact info. Reservations fill up quickly. Please reserve early!

 

If you have general questions about the location and directions please call the visitor center at 805-370-2301.

 

May
12
Sat
Remembering Huell Howser at Paramount Ranch – 10 am & 2 pm Tours @ Paramount Ranch Tickets
May 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Remembering Huell Howser at Paramount Ranch - 10 am & 2 pm Tours @ Paramount Ranch | Agoura Hills | California | United States

Two times available: 10am and 2pm, 2 hours each

In the spring of 2009 Huell Howser visited Paramount Ranch to record an episode for California’s Golden Parks. Join retired park ranger Mike Malone as he shares his memories of a memorable day with the much beloved Huell Howser. Walk along with Mike as he takes you on the same path they walked. The program will end with a screening of the episode. Program will be repeated at 2pm.

Arrive at 10am or 2pm for either walk, no reservation necessary.

Huell Howser video courtesy of Chapman University and KCETLink.

May
20
Sun
Chumash Songs and Stories @ Rancho Sierra Vista Tickets
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Chumash Songs and Stories @ Rancho Sierra Vista | California | United States

No reservations required.

Feel free to bring blankets for a fun picnic as you hear Chumash Elder, Dennis Garcia  share his ancestor’s culture with an array of Chumash stories and songs.

There are two workshops available. The first workshop begins promptly at 10am. The second workshops begins at 1pm. Please be on time.

All ages welcome. If you have general questions about the location and directions please call the visitor center at 805-370-2301.

May
27
Sun
Malibu Creek Welcome Walk @ Malibu Creek State Park Tickets
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Malibu Creek Welcome Walk @ Malibu Creek State Park | Calabasas | California | United States

Join a docent for a walk along the creek and through a wooded valley. Learn about the area’s animals, plants, early inhabitants, and movies filmed in the park. Meet at “Main Trailhead Parking” (lower parking lot) by the restrooms for this leisurely two-hour walk.

Jun
2
Sat
Chumash Songs and Stories @ Rancho Sierra Vista Tickets
Jun 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chumash Songs and Stories @ Rancho Sierra Vista | California | United States

Enjoy the sunset at Rancho Sierra Vista while the Chief of the Southern Clan of the Chumash will be sharing his cultural background and history. Chief Ted Garcia will be sharing and performing Chumash songs and stories at the Satwiwa Native American Indian Culture Center.

This program is for all ages. There are no reservations required for this program. Please wear layers for changing weather conditions and bring a flashlight. Also, feel free to bring camping chairs for comfortableness.

The main parking lot entrance is  at the intersection of Via Goleta and Potrero Rd, Newbury Park, CA, 91320.

There are two workshops available. The first workshop begins promptly at 10am. The second workshops begins at 1pm. Please be on time.

If you have general questions about the location and directions please call the visitor center at 805-370-2301.

Jun
16
Sat
Pow Wow Dance Demonstration @ Rancho Sierra Vista Tickets
Jun 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Pow Wow Dance Demonstration @ Rancho Sierra Vista | California | United States

The McMaster family will share their Cherokee heritage while demonstrating Native American dance.

The McMaster youth are avidly active in Pow Wows across California and will demonstrate particular Pow Wow dances. They will be in traditional regalia and will gladly share additional information as to what their regalia means and why they wear it.

There are no reservations required for this program. Please wear layers for changing weather conditions and bring a flashlight. Also, feel free to bring camping chairs for comfortableness.

All ages welcome. If you have general questions about the location and directions please call the visitor center at 805-370-2301.

Jun
30
Sat
Malibu Creek Welcome Walk @ Malibu Creek State Park Tickets
Jun 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Malibu Creek Welcome Walk @ Malibu Creek State Park | Calabasas | California | United States

Join a docent for a walk along the creek and through a wooded valley. Learn about the area’s animals, plants, early inhabitants, and movies filmed in the park. Meet at “Main Trailhead Parking” (lower parking lot) by the restrooms for this leisurely two-hour walk.