Programs and Special Events

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New! Hiking with a Naturalist

Saturday, February 16, Theme: Signs of Spring – Castleridge, Code 12127

Saturday, March 16, Theme: Bugs ‘n’ Stuff – Moller Ranch, Code 12129

Saturday, April 20, Theme: Paint and Hike – Preserve, Code 12130

Saturday, May 18, Theme: Wildflowers – Moller Ranch, Code 12134

Ages 5 & up | $6R/$9N | 10am - 12pm

Join the Naturalist on an interpretative hike that focuses on a theme. Try games and activities that are fun for the whole family! Located throughout parks in Pleasanton.

New! Morning Walks and Tweets

Saturday, February 9, 9am - 11am – Marilyn Kane Murphy Trail– Code 12120

Saturday, March 9, 9am - 11am – Alviso Adobe Community Park– Code 12124

All ages | $6R/$9N

Come learn how to recognize different bird species as we go on a slow-paced walk! Located throughout parks in Pleasanton. Bring your own binoculars or we can loan you a pair. 

Nature Story Time

First Tuesdays of the month! In the Milking Barn/Visitor Center at Alviso Adobe

February 5, Friendships in Nature, Code 12119

March 5, Gardening, Code 12122

May 7, Birds, Code 12123

Ages 3 -5 years | Free | 10am – 10:45am

Listen to a book, read by our Naturalist, related to Pleasanton’s natural environment. Then play games, do a craft and sing songs to learn more about nature!

Docent Training

Saturday, February 23, 10am - 1pm –Code 12135

Saturday, March 30, 10am – 1pm– Code 12136

Ages 16 and up | Free

Become a Docent at Alviso Adobe Community Park to get the inside scoop on history and learn to assist with field trips, tours and special events. Lunch will be provided. 

Pleasanton Art League (PAL) Annual Art Show

Friday, March 1 through Sunday, March 2


Enjoy the PAL Annual Art Show in our Milking Barn/Vistor Center at Alviso Adobe Community Park.