Natural World

Natural World

Saturday, August 16, 2014 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

Until Marconi's invention of wireless radio transmission in the late 1890s/early 1900s, ships sailed from port and disappeared until they arrived at their destination. In 1905, maritime radio station KPH began transmitting from the top of the San Francisco's Palace...

Saturday, October 4, 2014 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Come meet the local hero of the California Coast.  The sea otter’s story is both tragic and inspiring. Nearly extinct at the beginning of the 20th century, the sea otter's remarkable recovery offers humankind hope of restoring the health of our coast. The day will...

Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

Discover the diversity of Point Reyes geology by taking short hikes at three classic locations. Our first hike will be to the Point Reyes Lighthouse with beautiful views of the rugged coast and special exposures of a volcanic and granitic conglomerate, which is...

Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

What do glow worms, algal blooms, and red tides have in common?  Join Cathleen for a magical evening at the beach to learn about bioluminescence. What it is, how it works, Who does it and WHY?  There will be lively discussions as we wait & watch the waves for the...