Category Archives: Getting Involved

Nordhoff Peek

For the second year in a row I have the pleasure of working with Greg Lepine’s Environmental Fields Studies class at Nordhoff High School.  We’ve been learning all about plants and propagation and they’ve been busily trying to grow plants … Continue reading

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Workday on the Preserve

Last week we had a planting day with Mr. Lepine’s Environmental Field Studies class from Nordhoff and Janis Duncan’s 3rd and 4th graders from Meiners Oaks Elementary.  The Big Brother/Sisters and their energetic pint-sized partners worked together to add some additional … Continue reading

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Ode to Stumpy

Sorry about the deafening silence lately.  Poor Luke tore his ACL last week and I’m just not in a Rambling state of mind.  The rain was awesome and I plan to start dragging the camera out on weekly wanders and … Continue reading

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Buyer’s Guide for the Fall 2013 OVLC Native Plant Sale

For brevity’s sake we will refer to it henceforth as BGF2013OVLCNPS.  It is this Saturday morning from 9am-12pm. By reading this sentence you have legally forfeited your rights to skip it. But before we descend into native plant nirvana I … Continue reading

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Extra! Extra! Read All About It

What’s that you say?  I promised I’d leave you alone every other week this summer?  Well I apologize this was just too juicy to ignore, you will thank me. Tomorrow morning OVLC will present as part of their “Wild about … Continue reading

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Bloom of the Month – May

New calendar is up… get out there before out valley turns into a simmering cauldron forcing us all to huddle inside with bags of frozen peas strapped to our extremities.

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Spring Bloom Roundup/Rambler B-Day Hootenanny

Yeah, I’m as excited as you are.  I’m not hiking today but I do plan on massacring an obscene slab of cake.

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