Nature

Nature


  • Sat., May 28, 2022
    8:30am - 10:00am

Join naturalist Cliff Hawley to explore the bird, animal and plant life of the American River Ranch.


  • Sat., June 4, 2022
    9:00am - 10:30am

Take a leisurely tour of Elderberry Farms Native Plant Nursery which grows about 120 different local native plant species. Learn about the benefits of growing native plants and their adaptability to limited water resources and climate change.


  • Sat., June 11, 2022
    9:00am - 10:30am

Join naturalist Cliff Hawley to explore the plants, animals, and relationships that make up the environment of the American River Ranch.


  • Sat., June 18, 2022
    9:00am - 10:30am

Explore the herbs that grow on the American River Ranch. Learn the identification, properties and uses of medicinal and culinary herbs to enhance health and well-being.


  • Sat., June 18, 2022
    9:00am - 11:30am

This class focuses on natural beekeeping practices in an urban setting and strategies to keep bees healthy. Learn the practical skills you will need to prepare your own backyard beehive and discuss bee biology, beekeeping equipment, maintenance and basic troubleshooting.


  • Sat., June 25, 2022
    9:00am - 10:30am

Take a tour of the farm while learning the principles of regenerative agriculture. See how our farmers implement regenerative practices that revitalize the land and restore the historic American River Ranch.