July 06, 2017  | Texas

Zoo Sprouts! - Outstanding Orangutans

Outstanding Orangutans – Thursday, July 6 & Saturday, July 8 Swinging from the tree tops or walking along the ground, watch as our orangutans move in very different ways. See if you can spot wha...

Sponsor(s): Houston Zoo

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July 10, 2017  | Texas

Zoo Sprouts! Gentle Giraffes

Gentle Giraffes– Monday, July 10 & Saturday, July 15 What is tall, spotted, and has a long purple tongue? Come help us spot all fascinating things it takes to be a giraffe. From the hands-on…

Sponsor(s): Houston Zoo

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July 20, 2016  | California

Kayaking the LA River

Summer is here and its a great time to enjoy the LA River. Learning about conservation and restoration to revitalize the LA River Ecosystem. The Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority is prov...

Sponsor(s): Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority, The Bresee Foundation & National Parks Conservation Association.

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July 14, 2017  | Nevada

Lovell Canyon Clean Up and Camp-Out

We will camp out Friday night, July the 14th, in Lovell Canyon and wake up early to participate in a clean up that will go from 8am to 10am the morning of the 15th. On…

Sponsor(s): Sierra Club, Outside Las Vegas Foundation, The US Forest Service, Save Lovell Canyon, Save Red Rock, Friends of Nevada Wilderness, and many more...

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July 15, 2017  | Arizona

Latino Conservation Week Tabling Event at Arizona Get Outdoors Expo in Scottsdale, AZ

The Arizona Get Outdoors Expo in association with Arizona Game & Fish promises fun and adventure for the whole family. The Arizona Get Outdoors Expo aims to get people outdoors, appreciate their e...

Sponsor(s): Arizona Game and Fish, Westworld of Scottsdale, AZ

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July 15, 2017  | Arizona

Birding with a Purpose: Sweetwater Wetlands Monarch Waystation Planting

We’ll begin this special restoration field trip with an easy, early morning walk around the wetlands followed by planting special native plants for a Monarch Waystation. All of the plants will be do...

Sponsor(s): Tucson Audubon Society, Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Tucson Water

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July 15, 2017  | California

Exploring Sequoia National Park

20 young adults from Los Angeles will visit park in coordination with Hispanic Access Foundation's Latino Heritage Internship Program student, possible camping and volunteer experience, in addition to...

Sponsor(s): Save the Redwoods League

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July 15, 2017  | California

Bilingual Tour Programs at Manzanar National Historic Site: "Echoes of Resilience/Voces de Valentía"

Manzanar will host four days of bilingual tours and film screenings during Latino Conservation Week. The special events titled "Echoes of Resilience/Voces de Valentía" will highlight inspiring storie...

Sponsor(s): Manzanar History Association, National Park Service, Hispanic access Foundation, Latino Heritage Internship Program

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July 15, 2017  | California

Night Hike to Wisdom Tree & Burbank Peak

Celebrate Latino Conservation Week 2017 by joining LO on a night hike to the Wisdom Tree and Burbank Peak at Griffith Park! More info on is on the flyer. Simply click on the photo. Date:…

Sponsor(s): Latino Outdoors

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July 15, 2017  | California

Info session with Latino Outdoors @ Arc'teryx La Brea Grand Opening

Interested in learning more about Latino Outdoors in Los Angeles!? LO will be having an info session at Arc'teryx La Brea Grand Opening during Latino Conservation week! LO will be there July 15, 2017 ...

Sponsor(s): Latino Outdoors

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July 15, 2017  | California

Volunteer Trail Maintenance at Fort Ord National Monument

Trail trimming, raking and sand removal with hand tools. Wear covered shoes, long pants, long-sleeved shirt, hat, and sunglasses. Bring light gardening tools. Heavier tools, water, snacks and lunch wi...

Sponsor(s): Monterey Off-Road Cycling Association (MORCA) and FORT Friends

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July 15, 2017  | Georgia

Visita a la Casa de Nacimiento de MLK Jr. / Tour of MLK Jr.s Birth Home

Este evento es GRATIS y será en inglés y español Por favor inscríbase hoy: https://goo.gl/forms/9jZlvzth3GrKCfQH3 - Hay dos oportunidades para visitar la casa con un guía bilingüe: el 15 de Juli...

Sponsor(s): Freedom University, National Park Service

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July 15, 2017  | Maryland

Tranvía en el Bosque

Join us on a guided all-electric tram tour around the National Wildlife Visitor Center. Enjoy the views of the forest, meadows, wetlands, and the wildlife seen throughout the Patuxent Research Refuge....

Sponsor(s): Hispanic Access Foundation, National Wildlife Visitor Center at Patuxent Research Refuge

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July 15, 2017  | Nevada

Find Your Roots / Encuentra Tus Raíces

An opportunity for participants to explore Lake Mead National Recreational Area in an interactive, educational and service-oriented way: The event will feature a short introductory hike followed by se...

Sponsor(s): Lake Mead National Recreational Area, Hispanic Access Foundation

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July 15, 2017  | New Jersey

God, Science, and Art Summer Program

Dios, Ciencia, y Arte, o God, Science, and Art Summer Program, is a summer program at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church that will run every Saturday morning from July 15 to August 5. Since this year…...

Sponsor(s): GreenFaith and Holy Trinity Episcopal Church

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July 15, 2017  | New York

Pick it Up! Wilderness Beach Coastal Cleanup

Join the Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation and the National Park Service to help clear Fire Island’s ocean shore of unsightly and harmful marine debris. Sign up at http://www...

Sponsor(s): Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation, National Park Service

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July 15, 2017  | New York

SNAP - Students, Nature and Photography!

Registered students from the local Boys & Girls Club will participate in a photography scavenger hunt at Genesee Valley Park organized by Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge and partners. Students will ...

Sponsor(s): US Fish & Wildlife Service - Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge

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July 15, 2017  | Oregon

Un Camino Autogiado y Bilingüe: Plantas y Animales__Self-Guided Bilingual Walk: Plants and Animals

Un Camino Autogiado y Bilingüe: Plantas y Animales Caminen en el bosque y aprendan algo nuevo de las plantas y los animales del Tryon Creek State Natural Area. Visítanos en el Centro Interactivo Nat...

Sponsor(s): Oregon State Parks, Tryon Creek State Natural Area, Friends of Tryon Creek

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July 15, 2017  | Texas

Beach Clean-Up Presented by Whole Foods Market

Galveston Island State Park 8:30 A.M. – 10:30 A.M. The Houston Zoo and Whole Foods Market are hosting a beach clean-up in Galveston and we want your help! Plastic and trash on any coastline makes...

Sponsor(s): Whole Foods Market

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July 15, 2017  | District of Columbia

Lotus and Water Lily Festival Kickoff

See a spectacular display of lotus and water lilies in full bloom! Enjoy gardening workshops & traditional Latin, Asian & African dancing performances! Hands-on activities including face paint...

Sponsor(s): Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens, Hispanic Access Foundation

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July 15, 2017  | District of Columbia

Astronomy Day

10:00 AM Planetarium Movie: Zula Patrol Down to Earth Hey Kids! Join us for Zula Patrol as they chase Madam Deliria back through geologic times in an attempt to rid the universe of litter. Animated...

Sponsor(s): Rock Creek National Park and NASA

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July 15, 2017  | District of Columbia

What doesn't belong?

Join us on a two- mile hike to learn about non- native plant species and their impacts on the park ecosystem. All ages.

Sponsor(s): Rock Creek Park

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July 16, 2017  | Maryland

Day 2 - Tranvía en el Bosque

Join us on a guided all-electric tram tour around the National Wildlife Visitor Center. Enjoy the views of the forest, meadows, wetlands, and the wildlife seen throughout the Patuxent Research Refuge....

Sponsor(s): Hispanic Access Foundation, National Wildlife Visitor Center at Patuxent Research Refuge

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July 16, 2017  | Nevada

Morning Hike and Storytelling

Latinos have a strong connection to nature, but often times everyday responsibilities don’t allow us to get outdoors. For this year’s Latino Conservation Week, the Progressive Leadership Alliance ...

Sponsor(s): Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada

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July 16, 2017  | Texas

Two Wheels One Barrio

A family friendly 5-mile bike ride! We will tour El Paso's unique downtown all the way to Music Under the Stars at Chamizal National Memorial. By biking, instead of driving, we express our commitment ...

Sponsor(s): Chamizal National Memorial, VeloPaso, Paso del Sur, Familias Unidas del Chamizal, Centro de los Trabajadores Agricolas Fronterizos

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July 16, 2017  | Virginia

Up Against the Stream

Join Hispanic Access Foundation and the U.S Fish and Wildlife for a free Yoga event at the Columbia Pike Public Library on 816 S Walter Reed Dr. From 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm the community…

Sponsor(s): Hispanic Access Foundation U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Arlington Public Library: Columbia Pike Branch

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July 16, 2017  | District of Columbia

Story Time in Spanish

Story time fun for the entire family, these 30-40 minutes story times are packed full of books designed to be enjoyed by pre-school children age 3- 5. Promoting language and literacy skills, these sto...

Sponsor(s): Friends of Theodore Roosevelt Island

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July 17, 2017  | New York

Environmental Education Fair

This is an event for registered students and will be a larger program with 6 different stations. Stations will include a pelts and skulls table, insect table, fisheries table, and 3 make-and-take craf...

Sponsor(s): Hispanic Heritage Council and Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge

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July 17, 2017  | Rhode Island

Enseñame a Pescar: Providence Community Visit to Sachuest Point Wildlife Refuge

Ven y únete a nosotros a celebrar # LCW2017 con diversión y actividades al aire libre GRATIS! • Caminata de senderos con preciosas vistas al mar • Aprender a ver e identificar aves • Explorar&...

Sponsor(s): Providence Parks Urban Wildlife Refuge Partnership US Fish and Wildlife Services Hispanic Access Foundation RI DEM City of Providence

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July 17, 2017  | District of Columbia

HAF at the Adventure Station at REI

Come out to chat with Hispanic Access Foundation and an Latino Heritage Internship Program intern about their goals to bring a more diversity to the National Park Service. Along with Hispanic Access F...

Sponsor(s): NPS and REI Adventure Station and Hispanic Access Foundation

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July 18, 2017  | Arizona

Lower Salt River: Kayak and Clean-up

On July 18th, Sierra Club will collaborate with the Boys and Girls Club and Chispa in cleaning up debris along a six-mile stretch of the Lower Salt River on kayaks as part of Latino Conservation…...

Sponsor(s): Sierra Club

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July 18, 2017  | California

Bilingual Tour Programs at Manzanar National Historic Site: "Echoes of Resilience/Voces de Valentía"

Manzanar will host four days of bilingual tours and film screenings during Latino Conservation Week. The special events titled "Echoes of Resilience/Voces de Valentía" will highlight inspiring storie...

Sponsor(s): Manzanar History Association, National Park Service, Hispanic access Foundation, Latino Heritage Internship Program

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July 18, 2017  | California

Nature Walk with Los Angeles Audubon at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area

Los Angeles Audubon is proud to be hosting a nature walk on July 18, 2017 at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area in celebration of Latino Conservation Week. Come explore this beautiful park and learn a...

Sponsor(s): Los Angeles Audubon Society

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July 18, 2017  | Florida

Recorrido en Autobús Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge Bilingual Bus Tour

Join us for an hour long guided bus tour around Black Point Wildlife Drive. Enjoy the views of the wetlands and the wildlife seen throughout Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge. Tickets are free a...

Sponsor(s): Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge

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July 18, 2017  | New Mexico

Chihuahuan Desert

The Las Cruces Museum of Nature and Science concerned about environmental issues and as way to promote environmental understanding, during the Latino Week Conservation will be giving tours in the Muse...

Sponsor(s): Museum of Nature and Science

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July 18, 2017  | Texas

Camp Arrowhead

Kids from 6 to 12 years old are invited to investigate nature, recreation, history and other things that park rangers protect. The 3-day camp will run from 9 am to noon each day on July…

Sponsor(s): Chamizal National Memorial, National Park Service, Latino Heritage Internship Program

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July 18, 2017  | Connecticut

Explorando la naturaleza: New Haven community visit to Outer Island!

Stewart B. McKinney National Wildlife Refuge invites members of our New Haven partner organization, LEAP, to join us for a day of fun activities on our Outer Island Unit. This is the culminating trip ...

Sponsor(s): Stewart B. McKinney National Wildlife Refuge, U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Hispanic Access Foundation, The Friends of Outer Island

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July 19, 2017  | Florida

¡Comparte tu Historia! 2017

¡Comparte Tu Historia! invites people to share their stories as it relates to Everglades National Park and the Cold War period. Much of the Cold War’s history is viewed through a military perspecti...

Sponsor(s): Latino Heritage Internship Program

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July 19, 2017  | Nevada

Environmental Impacts in our Communities

The Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada partnered up with the University of Nevada Reno to research the impacts that environmental degradation has on working families, Indigenous peoples, and co...

Sponsor(s): Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada

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July 19, 2017  | New Jersey

Ahgases in Forsythe

Visit Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge and learn about what the different activites you can do. We'll take a drive to see wildlife at the refuge. A biologist will teach about the different wildlife h...

Sponsor(s): Hispanic Access Foundation, US Fish & Wildlife Services

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July 19, 2017  | New York

Water Quality Wednesdays

Help the Village of Patchogue Stormwater Management Program collect water quality data from the Patchogue River with Cornell Cooperative Extension scientist. Gain field experience, community service, ...

Sponsor(s): Cornell University, National Park Service

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July 19, 2017  | Rhode Island

Enseñame a Pescar: Providence Community Visit to Kettle Pond in Ninigret Willife Refuge

Ven y únete a nosotros a celebrar # LCW2017 con diversión y actividades al aire libre GRATIS! • Caminata por el bosque • Aprender a ver e identificar aves con binoculares • Explorar nuestras h...

Sponsor(s): Providence Park Urban Wildlife Refuge Partnership US Fish and Wildlife Services Hispanic Access Foundation Rhode Island: Department of Environmental Management The City of Providence

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July 19, 2017  | Texas

Zoo Sprouts! - Beautiful Bald Eagles

Beautiful Bald Eagles – Wednesday, July 19 & Saturday, July 22 Can you think of an animal that soars high above the tree tops, and makes a nest big enough to fit a human? Meet…

Sponsor(s): Houston Zoo

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July 19, 2017  | District of Columbia

Bringing National Parks to Columbia Heights Farmers Market

Columbia Heights was one of the first Latino neighborhoods in the District of Columbia. The National Park Service, Latin American Youth Center, and Hispanic Access Foundation have come together to cel...

Sponsor(s): Latin American Youth Center, National Park Service, Hispanic Access Foundation

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July 19, 2017  | District of Columbia

Making a New Home: The Founding of Latino D.C.

Starting from our joint table at the Farmer`s Market and ending at CARECEN (Central American Resource Center) Ranger Mike Balis will give a program entitled "Making a New Home: The Founding of Latino ...

Sponsor(s): National Park Service, Latin American Youth Center

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July 19, 2017  | Connecticut

Explorando la naturaleza: New Haven community visit to Outer Island!

Stewart B. McKinney National Wildlife Refuge invites members of our New Haven partner organization, JUNTA for Progressive Action, to join us for a day of fun activities on our Outer Island Unit. This ...

Sponsor(s): Stewart B. McKinney National Wildlife Refuge, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Hispanic Access Foundation, The Friends of Outer Island

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July 20, 2017  | Colorado

Cine en el Parque/ Movies at the Park

Una noche de diversión, palomitas GRATIS y una película en el parque para toda la familia. Bring the family for a evening of FUN, FREE movie and POPOCORN.

Sponsor(s): El Comercio de Colorado and Hispanic Access Foundation

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July 20, 2017  | California

Bilingual Tour Programs at Manzanar National Historic Site: "Echoes of Resilience/Voces de Valentía"

Manzanar will host four days of bilingual tours and film screenings during Latino Conservation Week. The special events titled "Echoes of Resilience/Voces de Valentía" will highlight inspiring storie...

Sponsor(s): Manzanar History Association, National Park Service, Hispanic access Foundation, Latino Heritage Internship Program

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July 20, 2017  | Maryland

Niños—Welcome to Your Park!

The Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park at Great Falls in Potomac, Maryland will host a day full of events that will encourage children to connect to the nature of the C&O Canal. From&#...

Sponsor(s): Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park

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July 20, 2017  | Massachusetts

Learn to Letterbox and go on a Scavenger Hunt

Join Outdoors Rx for free summer family fun open to all families with children ages 0-13. Bring your family and friends to 525 Beach Street in Revere where we will learn to letterbox. Letterboxing is&...

Sponsor(s): Outdoors Rx, a Free Program of the Appalachian Mountain Club

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July 20, 2017  | Massachusetts

Nature Crafts and Mindfulness

Join Outdoors Rx for free summer family fun open to all families with children ages 0-13. Bring your family and friends to Dudley Public Library in Roxbury, MA for nature crafts and mindfulness activi...

Sponsor(s): Outdoors Rx and the Dudley Public Library

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July 20, 2017  | Massachusetts

Owl Prowl

Join Outdoors Rx for free summer family fun open to all families with children ages 0-13. Bring your family and friends to Macomber Estate in Framingham, MA for an evening Owl Prowl. We’ll look for&...

Sponsor(s): Outdoors Rx Framingham

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July 20, 2017  | Massachusetts

Science for Girls

Preparing girls to be strong and bold, Girls Inc has partnered with the USFWS NWRS to help secure a future of environmental stewards. This program is dedicated to teaching young girls about the import...

Sponsor(s): USFWS

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July 21, 2017  | Arizona

Saguaros to Barrios: A History of Mexican American Homesteaders and Downtown Adobe Dwellers

Join us for a one hour program about life in Tucson in the late 1800s. It starts with a film of early homesteaders and concludes with a presentation by ALEX LA PIERRE, National Park Service…

Sponsor(s): Saguaro National Park, Tucson Historic Preservation Foundation, NPS Urban Agenda, NPS Latino Heritage Internship Program, Western National Parks Association, Los Descendientes Del Presidio De Tucson

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July 21, 2017  | Arizona

Latino Conservation Week at the Grand Canyon!

Join Grand Canyon National Park on July 21st to celebrate Latino Conservation Week! We will have activities set up at the Grand Canyon Visitor Center Plaza from 12pm to 4pm. We will also have bilingua...

Sponsor(s): Grand Canyon National Park, National Park Service

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July 21, 2017  | California

Mission Creek Overnight Campout!

This overnight camping excursion will take place at the beautiful Mission Creek Preserve in the Sand to Snow National Monument. Located just outside Palm Springs, the preserve is in a transition zone ...

Sponsor(s): Consejo de Federaciones Mexicanas en Norteamerica (COFEM) Coachella Valley and Mojave Desert Land Trust (MDLT)

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July 21, 2017  | California

Stargazing at Salton Sea to celebrate Latino Conservation Week

Come and join us to celebrate the Latino Conservation Week at the Salton Sea. Enjoy food, music, stories, birds and stars. Please RSVP to FRuiz@Audubon.org

Sponsor(s): Audubon CA

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July 21, 2017  | Nevada

Latin Chamber of Commerce Networking Luncheon Celebrating Latino Conservation Month

Come learn about the $14.9 billion dollar Nevada Outdoor Industry! As one of our cornerstone activities, our Business & Networking Luncheons are as informative as they are enjoyable and provide th...

Sponsor(s): Latin Chamber of Commerce Nevada, Inc., Outside Las Vegas Foundation, Hispanic Access Foundation

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July 21, 2017  | New Jersey

Ahgases in Forsythe Part II

Visit Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge and learn about what the different activites you can do. We'll take a drive to see wildlife at the refuge. A biologist will teach about the different wildlife h...

Sponsor(s): Hispanic Access Foundation, US Fish & Wildlife Services

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July 21, 2017  | New Mexico

Movie Screening of “Estamos Aqui” and Community Conversation on the Cultural Connection of Hispanics to the Land, with light refreshments provided.

Estamos Aqui! We are here! The Latino population is the fastest growing American demographic. They are also among the most under-represented groups in conservation, outdoor recreation, and environmen...

Sponsor(s): Hispanics Enjoying Camping, Hunting & the Outdoors (HECHO) and Latino Outdoors

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July 21, 2017  | Pennsylvania

Ready for Honors Club Visit to John Heinz NWR

The Ready for Life Honors Club will have a field day at John Heinz NWR. Activities will include fishing, hiking, and environmental education. Students should register to participate through Ready for ...

Sponsor(s): US Fish & Wildlife Service - John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge, Ready for Life Honors Club

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July 21, 2017  | Texas

TXU Energy Presents Cool Nights - Sssizzlin' Summer Fun

Thanks to TXU Energy, the Houston Zoo is once again staying open late, so you can enjoy the animals in the cooler evening weather. Join us for Cool Nights every Friday evening from June 16…

Sponsor(s): TXU Energy

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July 21, 2017  | District of Columbia

HAF at the Adventure Station at REI

Come out to chat with Hispanic Access Foundation and an Latino Heritage Internship Program intern about their goals to bring a more diversity to the National Park Service. Along with Hispanic Access F...

Sponsor(s): NPS and REI Adventure Station and Hispanic Access Foundation

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July 22, 2017  | Colorado

Familias Juntas Camping Trip to Halfmoon in Leadville, CO

Join Full Circle of Lake County's Familias Juntas group on July 22nd-23rd for a family-fun weekend of camping and fishing at Halfmoon campground. For more information or to sign-up, please contact Eli...

Sponsor(s): Get Outdoors Leadville! & Full Circle of Lake County's Familias Juntas program

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July 22, 2017  | Colorado

#DescubreElBosque Hike & Explore Dedisse Park with your family - Pasea y Explora Dedisse Park con tu familia

ENGLISH: Enjoy the outdoors and learn how you can help protect our land, water, and air. An afternoon of Familia, Madre Tiedda, Education, and Art Join Denver Latino led organizations and familias cel...

Sponsor(s): Americas For Conservation + The Arts, Protégete, CREA Results and Latino Outdoors

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July 22, 2017  | Arizona

Colorado River Day

Centro de Adoracion will carpool down to Davis Camp, set up camp, hear an informational talk about nature and the importance of taking care of our Colorado river and then play in and along the…

Sponsor(s): Centro de Adoracion Familiar

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July 22, 2017  | California

Bilingual Tour Programs at Manzanar National Historic Site: "Echoes of Resilience/Voces de Valentía"

Manzanar will host four days of bilingual tours and film screenings during Latino Conservation Week. The special events titled "Echoes of Resilience/Voces de Valentía" will highlight inspiring storie...

Sponsor(s): Manzanar History Association, National Park Service, Hispanic access Foundation, Latino Heritage Internship Program

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July 22, 2017  | California

Vamos a Pescar at Lake Gregory

Lake Gregory is stocked with brown and rainbow trout, making it one of the best places to fish in the San Bernardino Mountains. The Lake Gregory staff will teach a mini- fishing clinic to the…

Sponsor(s): Lake Gregory, California Department of Fish & Wildlife, George H.W. Bush Vamos a Pescar Education Fund, Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation, Hispanic Access Foundation

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July 22, 2017  | California

Trails and Tacos

Join us in Celebrating Latino Conservation Week. Santa Barbara County Trails Council will host a moderate hike followed by tacos in the park. Vengan a celebrar la Semana Latina de Conservación. Para ...

Sponsor(s): Santa Barbara County Trails Council and REI

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July 22, 2017  | California

Big Morongo Canyon Preserve Native Plant Walk

Participants in this event will be treated to a guided, bi-lingual experience in the beautiful Big Morongo Canyon Preserve, located in Southern California's Sand to Snow National Monument. Guides will...

Sponsor(s): Consejo de Federaciones Mexicanas en Norteamerica (COFEM) Coachella Valley and Mojave Desert Land Trust (MDLT)

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July 22, 2017  | California

Vamos a Pescar - Shelter Island Pier

This program will introduce fishing to youth and families and provide hands-on fishing skills development. All fishing equipment will be provided. The Embarcadero Park Pier is a t-shaped public fishin...

Sponsor(s): George H.W. Bush Vamos a Pescar Education Fund, NAM Christian Community, Hispanic Access Foundation, Good Neighbor Project San Diego

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July 22, 2017  | California

Nature Hike

Come join South Bay Regional Coordinator Jennifer on a Nature Hike at St. Joseph's hill Open Space Preserve on Saturday July 22nd, 2017 from 10am- 1 pm. We will be caravanning from Los Gatos High̷...

Sponsor(s): Latino Outdoors

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July 22, 2017  | Florida

Recorrido en Autobús Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge Bilingual Bus Tour

Join us for an hour long guided bus tour around Black Point Wildlife Drive. Enjoy the views of the wetlands and the wildlife seen throughout Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge. Tickets are free a...

Sponsor(s): Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge

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July 22, 2017  | Florida

Recorrido en Autobús Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge Bilingual Bus Tour

Join us for an hour long guided bus tour around Black Point Wildlife Drive. Enjoy the views of the wetlands and the wildlife seen throughout Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge. Tickets are free a...

Sponsor(s): Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge

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July 22, 2017  | Arkansas

Latino Conservation Week Celebration - Hot Springs National Park

Join us in celebrating Latino Conservation Week here at Hot Springs National Park. We will be hosting an educational fair on Arlington Lawn Saturday July 22nd at 10AM. Come explore and enjoy the park ...

Sponsor(s): Viva Arkansas!

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July 22, 2017  | Arkansas

Culebras de Mississippi River State Park

As part of Latino Conservation week, Mississippi River State Park is presenting this program in Spanish. Snakes are a common critter found in the State Park and National Forest. Knowing a little bit a...

Sponsor(s): Mississippi River State Park

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July 22, 2017  | Georgia

Bird Walk at Constitution Lakes

Field Trip: Constitution Lakes Saturday 7/22 8:00 AM Constitution Lakes, (DeKalb County) Co-sponsored by Friends of Constitution Lakes Leaders: Joy Carter and Sheila Stevens Cell contact morning of wa...

Sponsor(s): Atlanta Audubon Society and Friends of Constitution Lakes

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July 22, 2017  | Georgia

Visita a la Casa de Nacimiento de MLK Jr. / Tour of MLK Jr.s Birth Home

Este evento es GRATIS y será en inglés y español Por favor inscríbase hoy: https://goo.gl/forms/9jZlvzth3GrKCfQH3 - Hay dos oportunidades para visitar la casa con un guía bilingüe: el 15 de Juli...

Sponsor(s): Freedom University, National Park Service

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July 22, 2017  | Massachusetts

Whale Watch & Marine Education Series

In partnership with Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary, Hispanic Access is organizing an educational series that will culminate in a whale watch for over 100 students from Lawrence public schoo...

Sponsor(s): Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary, Hispanic Access Foundation

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July 22, 2017  | Massachusetts

Chelsea Neighborhood Park Hike and Seek Games

Join Outdoors Rx for free summer family fun open to all families with children ages 0-13. Bring your family and friends to PORT Park where we will play nature observation games and then go on…

Sponsor(s): Outdoors Rx, A Free Program of the Appalachian Mountain Club

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July 22, 2017  | Massachusetts

Geocaching at Jamaica Pond

Join Outdoors Rx for free summer family fun open to all families with children ages 0-13. Bring your family and friends to 507 Jamaica Way where we will gather at the Jamaica Pond Boat House.…

Sponsor(s): Outdoors Rx Boston

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July 22, 2017  | Massachusetts

Agua y Ambiente: An Evening on the Merrimack River

Come and enjoy a FREE boat ride on the Merrimack River along with music and fun activities for the whole family! Learn about the Merrimack's history as part of the industrial revolution, the environme...

Sponsor(s): Lowell National Historical Park

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July 22, 2017  | Nevada

Stargazing and Camp-out in Basin and Range National Monument

Join Friends of Basin and Range and Conservation Lands Foundation for an overnight trip to view the dark skies of Basin and Range National Monument. Explore petroglyphs, ancient and modern townsites, ...

Sponsor(s): Friends of Basin and Range, Conservation Lands Foundation

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July 22, 2017  | Nevada

Climate Cookout BBQ

Chipsa Nevada and the League of Conservation Voters are teaming up for a Climate Cookout BBQ focusing on the intersectionality of the environmental movement with the Latino community and racial justic...

Sponsor(s): Chipsa Nevada, The League of Conservation Voters

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July 22, 2017  | New Jersey

Exploring Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge

This event is open to families that would like to learn and explore Great Swamp NWR. Activities will include an archery range, a guided/interpretive walk, and a behind-the-scenes tour of management ar...

Sponsor(s): US Fish & Wildlife Service - Great Swamp NWR, Hispanic Access, Iglesia Bautista de las Americas

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July 22, 2017  | New Mexico

Camping at Porvenir with s’mores and hot chocolate, and Community Conversation about Hispanic Connections to the Land

Please join us for a fun night of camping with s’mores & hot chocolate (this is open to all, including people who are not spending the night). Participants should bring their own food for dinnerR...

Sponsor(s): Hispanics Enjoying Camping, Hunting & the Outdoors (HECHO)

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July 22, 2017  | New Mexico

Rafting the Rio Bravo

An early morning float and raft down the Rio Bravo in southern New Mexico. The Native and Mestizo history of the Rio Grande Valley flows down this historic river, which has been the lifeblood of…...

Sponsor(s): Nuestra Tierra Conservation Project, Friends of the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks, Latino Outdoors, New Mexico Wildlife Federation

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July 22, 2017  | Texas

Family Nature Club - Mercer Arboretum & Botanical Gardens

Family Nature Club is an opportunity for families to get outside together and explore nature! Each program takes place at various parks and nature centers around Houston, and is a great chance to find...

Sponsor(s): Houston Zoo

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July 22, 2017  | District of Columbia

Interpretative Program on Theodore Roosevelt Island

Learn about the history of Theodore Roosevelt Island, its fauna and flora as well as the challenge of Emerald Ash Borer and the recently concluded cultural landscape study.

Sponsor(s): National Park Service and Friends of Theodore Roosevelt Island

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July 23, 2017  | California

Nature Walks in the Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve

SFVAS will conduct three walks, starting at 9, 10 and 11 AM, in the beautiful Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve. Our main focus is on birds, and the Reserve's lake is full of amazing, big ones!…

Sponsor(s): San Fernando Valley Audubon Society

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July 23, 2017  | Georgia

Atlanta Audubon Society Monthly Meeting

For the past 25 years or so, amphibians have been disappearing globally from developed areas as well as pristine environments. Scientists have identified multiple anthropogenic factors contributing sy...

Sponsor(s): Atlanta Audubon Society

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July 23, 2017  | New Jersey

Latino Conservation Week at Sandy Hook

Join Park Rangers this Sunday for an event promoting conservation. Learn about the nature within your park. We hope to see you there!

Sponsor(s): Sandy Hook National Park

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July 23, 2017  | New Mexico

Morning Hike near Porvenir campgrounds

Please join us for an invigorating and beautiful morning hike after a night of camping at Porvenir campgrounds. Two different hike options will be provided. Option 1: A 3-hour moderate level hike. Opt...

Sponsor(s): Hispanics Enjoying Camping, Hunting & the Outdoors

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July 23, 2017  | New York

Seaside Stories, Treasures & Crafts

Kids and their caregivers are invited to join this special program featuring a reading of the beautiful children’s story “All the Way to the Ocean” by Joel Harper. Participants will also explore...

Sponsor(s): National Park Service, Latino Heritage Internship Program

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July 23, 2017  | Virginia

Arlington Peruvian Festival

The Peruvian Festival in Arlington, VA started back in 1987 with the goal of creating a place were people living in the DC Metro area could celebrate Peruvian's Independence (July 28) with original Pe...

Sponsor(s): Arlington Peruvian Festival Hispanic Access Foundation National Park Service

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July 23, 2017  | District of Columbia

Puro Pedal - DC Bike Ride ** DATE CHANGED** 07/23

10 Mile Bike Ride. All levels welcomed. Must bring bike and helmet. Capitol BikeShare is fine. Bring water. This is a POC and LGBTQ safe space. Questions? Email: lopezestradaedith@gmail.com

Sponsor(s): D.C. Communities event

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July 23, 2017  | Puerto Rico

Pinta tu historia

The San Juan National Historic Site will host an event on Sunday, July 23rd, that will provide a family-oriented space for people to reinterpret their Latino roots through art. The event, named Pinta ...

Sponsor(s): San Juan National Historic Site

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July 26, 2017  | California

Guided Run/ Hike at Fort Ord National Monument

Running club members will lead a run/hike on Fort Ord dirt trails with distances ranging from 3 to 6 miles and the pace from easy to fast. Snacks will be provided.

Sponsor(s): Salinas Valley Elite Running Club and FORT Friends

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July 29, 2017  | California

Volunteer "Be Kind to Fort Ord National Monument" Trail Cleanup Featured

Running club members will lead a trail cleanup walk leaving from either the Badger Hills or Creekside Terrace trailheads, with emphasis on Toro Creek. Snacks will be provided. Meet at either (1) Badge...

Sponsor(s): Salinas Valley Elite Running Club and FORT Friends

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July 27, 2017  | California

NATURE & YOU LECTURE: TRAIL BUILDING WITH BAM BAM

You may have walked, hiked or biked trails before, but do you know what goes into actually creating them? On Thursday July 27, Tuleyome’s trail guru Eric “Bam Bam” Barnett, and our Home Place Ad...

Sponsor(s): Tuleyome

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July 29, 2017  | California

Bayside Birding at San Diego Bay National Wildlife Refuge

Meet at Bayside Birding & Walking Trail on the San Diego Bay NWR. We'll be looking for marine wildlife and birds, and possibly a short service project such as trash pickup or weed-pulling. The tid...

Sponsor(s): San Diego Bay National Wildlife Refuge

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August 18, 2017  | Texas

Family Nature Club - Buffalo Bayou Park & Waugh Drive Bat Bridge

Family Nature Club is an opportunity for families to get outside together and explore nature! Each program takes place at various parks and nature centers around Houston, and is a great chance to find...

Sponsor(s): Houston Zoo

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October 16, 2017  | Illinois

Yoga and Physiotherapy 2017

We are glad to welcome all the participants from all over the world to attend Yoga and Physiotherapy Congress on October 16-17, 2017 at Chicago, USA. A great platform for physiotherapists, Chiropracto...

Sponsor(s): Pulsus

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