Events

May 2014 Events

MAY 1 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 1 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 1 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 1 Tijuana Estuary Junior Rangers (Thursdays)

Every Thursday3:30- 4:30pm The Tijuana Estuary offers free activities for students 7-12 years of age (check schedule for holidays) with different top...read more

MAY 1 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 1 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 1 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 1 Anza-Borrego Desert SP - Pictographs – What Were They Trying to Say?

Time: 8:00 a.m. Hike - (3 Hours) Join Volunteer Naturalist Paul Larson on a moderate 3-mile roundtrip hike through a beautiful desert valle...read more

MAY 2 California State Railroad Museum -- Trains & Tripods Photo Opportunity & Lighting Seminar

What: Trains & Tripods Photo Opportunity & Lighting Seminar Where: California State Railroad Museum When: Friday, May 2 ...read more

MAY 2 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 2 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 2 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 2 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 2 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 2 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 3 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 3 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 3 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 3 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 3 Celebrating Migration; Whale Walk at Leo Carrillo State Park

Celebrating Migration; Whale Walk at Leo Carrillo State Park 10:00am to12:00pm Celebrate the 150th Anniversary of California State Parks by being wi...read more

MAY 3 Mendocino Headlands SP - Ford House Progressive Dinner in Mendocino

Time: 6pm to 9pm, The Ford House, visitor center and museum for Mendocino Headlands State Park, located on the ocean bluffs bordering the town of Me...read more

MAY 3 Bike Day in the Park - Patrick's Point State Park

Saturday May 3rd10 - 2 pm During the Event park roads will be car-free and park entry will be free. Helmets are required for persons under 18 years ...read more

MAY 3 Santa Cruz Mission SHP - Building Methods at the Mission

Time:  1 to 2 pm Come and see how the oldest building in town was made. We will look at the materials used by the Ohlone to build their homes an...read more

MAY 3 Anza-Borrego Desert SP - The Pollen Path: Seasonal Movements of Native Americans

Time: 1:30 p.m. Talk - 1 Hour Discover the amazing secrets of the Native Americans who lived in the area that is now Anza-Borrego Desert State P...read more

MAY 3 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 3 Silver Strand SB - Junior Rangers

Time: 3:30pm-4:30pm Kids age 7 to 12 are invited to these outdoor activities which include walks, presentations, games, investigations, art and more...read more

MAY 3 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 3 Anza-Borrego Desert SP - Solar Cooking Demonstration

Time: 11:00 a.m. Talk  - (1 Hour) Solar energy – the old/new technology. Volunteer Naturalist Eleanor Shimeall demonstrates solar oven cook...read more

MAY 3 Bidwell Bar Day

Youngsters Step Back 150 years to experience The "OLD WEST" at Bidwell Bar Day Bidwell Bar Day offers youngsters a taste of life in the "old west" at...read more

MAY 3 Spring Bird Migration Walk

Join Crystal Cove State Park birders on a guided spring bird migration walk on both the inland and coastal areas of the park on Saturday, May 3 at 8am...read more

MAY 3 Beachside Chats - Crystal Cove SP

Learn about some of the fun and interesting animals that live at Crystal Cove State Park on Saturdays May 3 & May 31 from 12-3pm at the Historic D...read more

MAY 3 California State Railroad Museum -- Trains & Tripods Photo Opportunity & Lighting Seminar

What: Trains & Tripods Photo Opportunity & Lighting Seminar Where: California State Railroad Museum When: Friday, May 2 ...read more

MAY 3 Plein Art Lecture and Demonstration

Crystal Cove Alliance will host nationally acclaimed plein air artist John Burton for a lecture followed by a demonstration.  Come witness an exc...read more

MAY 3 MacKerricher SP – Harbor Seal Interpretive Programs

Time: 2pm – 3pm Come out to the park on the beautiful Mendocino Coast to learn about and observe harbor seals.  The talks begin at the Lake...read more

MAY 4 California State Capitol Museum -- Governor's Day

Join us on Sunday, May 4, from 10:30 AM to 3:00 PM for a living history event depicting scenes from circa 1899 through 1920, including the time of the...read more

MAY 4 Ancient Volcanoes Hike

Join a park volunteer on an Ancient Volcanoes Hike in the backcountry of Crystal Cove State Park & explore several of the parks volcanic features ...read more

MAY 4 Photography Walk - Crystal Cove SP

Learn how to take beautiful photos of the cliffs, rocks, and sunset on a docent led Photography Walk at Crystal Cove State Park on Sunday, May 4 from ...read more

MAY 4 Anza-Borrego Desert SP - Bird Hike at Rancho de La Paz

Time: 8:00 a.m. Bird Hike -  (4 Hours) Join Volunteer Naturalist Ann Keenan and Campground Host Becky Rusk on a birding adventure at a private w...read more

MAY 4 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 4 Silver Strand SB - Nature Walk

Time: 1:30pm-2:30pm During this 1-hour walking tour, we'll look for animals and plants in various habitats of the state beach. We'll use binoculars ...read more

MAY 4 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 4 Tijuana Estuary - Bird Walks

Every 1st, 3rd, and 5th Sunday3:00 to 4:00pm. Take a leisurely stroll down the McCoy Trail and view and learn about some of the 370 species of birds t...read more

MAY 4 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 4 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 4 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 4 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 5 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 5 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 5 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 5 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 5 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 5 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 6 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 6 California State Railroad Museum -- Tuesday Train Rides!

What: Tuesday Train Rides!  Where: Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot Old Sacramento (on Front Street...read more

MAY 6 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 6 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 6 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 6 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 6 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 7 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 7 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 7 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 7 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 7 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 7 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 7 Sea Glass Jewelry Making Activity

Enjoy a free sea glass jewelry making activity each Wednesday (5/7, 5/14, 5/21, & 5/28) from10-4 in the Education Commons in the Historic District...read more

MAY 8 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 8 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 8 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 8 Anza-Borrego Desert SP - Badlands Bench with a View

Time: 8:00 a.m. Hike - (3 Hours) Join Volunteer Naturalist Paul Larson for a moderate 2 ½ mile hike up a badlands wash to a memorial bench with a mar...read more

MAY 8 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 8 Tijuana Estuary Junior Rangers (Thursdays)

Every Thursday3:30- 4:30pm The Tijuana Estuary offers free activities for students 7-12 years of age (check schedule for holidays) with different top...read more

MAY 8 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 8 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 9 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 9 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 9 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 9 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 9 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 9 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 10 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 10 Silver Strand SB - Junior Rangers

Time: 3:30pm-4:30pm Kids age 7 to 12 are invited to these outdoor activities which include walks, presentations, games, investigations, art and more...read more

MAY 10 Anza-Borrego Desert SP - Enjoy Anza-Borrego’s Dark Night Sky!

Time: 8:00 p.m. Talk - 1.5 Hours Celebrate Astronomy Day with Stargazing at the Visitor Center!  Explore constellations, search for planets, and...read more

MAY 10 Petaluma Adobe - Living History Day

Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm Step Back in Time at the Petaluma Adobe State Parks commemorates 150 years and invites you to celebrate the Petaluma AdobeLiv...read more

MAY 10 Historic District Walk - Crystal Cove SP

Take a walk through the renovated 12-acre Historic District at Crystal Cove State Park on Saturday, May 10 at 10am.  Learn about the colorful pas...read more

MAY 10 Science Saturdays - Crystal Cove SP

Discover the new Environmental Study Loop at Crystal Cove State Park on Science Saturdays 5/10 & 5/24 from 12-3pm when a park interpreter will be ...read more

MAY 10 MacKerricher SP – Harbor Seal Interpretive Programs

Time: 2pm – 3pm Come out to the park on the beautiful Mendocino Coast to learn about and observe harbor seals.  The talks begin at the Lake...read more

MAY 10 Surf Fishing Clinic

Join professional angler Bill Varner for a Surf Fishing Clinic on Saturday, May 10 at 6:30am at Crystal Cove State Park.  Reservations Required c...read more

MAY 10 Railtown SHP -- National Train Day!

What: National Train Day! Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park   Jamestown  When: Saturday, May 10, 2014 Cost:&nb...read more

MAY 10 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 10 California State Railroad Museum -- 7th Annual National Train Day!

What: 7th Annual National Train Day! Where: California State Railroad Museum  Old Sacramento State Historic Park   Date:&nb...read more

MAY 10 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 10 Anza-Borrego Desert SP - Desert Drug Store

Time: 11:00 a.m. Walk - 45 Minutes Join Certified Interpretive Guide Abby Barker to discover the Native American drugstore, the creosote bush.  ...read more

MAY 10 Anza-Borrego Desert SP - The Pollen Path: Seasonal Movements of Native Americans

Time: 1:30 p.m. Talk - 1 Hour Discover the amazing secrets of the Native Americans who lived in the area that is now Anza-Borrego Desert State P...read more

MAY 10 Santa Cruz Mission SHP - Mission Cooking Demonstration

Time: 1 to 2 pm Come to Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park and experience different cooking styles used by the people who lived and worked h...read more

MAY 10 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 10 Int'l Migratory Bird Day @ Tijuana Estuary

8:00 am to 2pmTijuana Estuary Visitor Center301 Caspian Way, Imperial Beach, CA 91932619-575-3613 Event Schedule can be found at:http://trnerr.org/im...read more

MAY 10 Tijuana Estuary - Nature Walk

Every 2nd and 4th Saturday1:00am to 12:00pm. The Tijuana Estuary protects a variety of plant communities and wildlife. Come and discover the richness ...read more

MAY 10 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 10 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 11 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 11 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 11 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 11 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 11 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 11 Silver Strand SB - Nature Walk

Time: 1:30pm-2:30pm During this 1-hour walking tour, we'll look for animals and plants in various habitats of the state beach. We'll use binoculars ...read more

MAY 11 Anza-Borrego Desert SP - Those Amazing Desert Plants!

Time: 11:00 Walk - (1 Hour) Explore the Visitor Center Garden with Park Interpreter Sally Theriault and discover some of theunique strategies that he...read more

MAY 11 Railtown SHP -- Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides on Mother’s Day!

What: Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides on Mother’s Day! Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park Jamestown  When: Sunday, May ...read more

MAY 11 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 12 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 12 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 12 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 12 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 12 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 12 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 13 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 13 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 13 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 13 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 13 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 13 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 14 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 14 Sea Glass Jewelry Making Activity

Enjoy a free sea glass jewelry making activity each Wednesday (5/7, 5/14, 5/21, & 5/28) from10-4 in the Education Commons in the Historic District...read more

MAY 14 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 14 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 14 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 14 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 14 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 15 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 15 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 15 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 15 Tijuana Estuary Junior Rangers (Thursdays)

Every Thursday3:30- 4:30pm The Tijuana Estuary offers free activities for students 7-12 years of age (check schedule for holidays) with different top...read more

MAY 15 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 15 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 15 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 16 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 16 Anza-Borrego Desert SP - Roving Naturalist in Borrego Palm Canyon

Time: 8:00 a.m. Hike - 3 Hours Volunteer Naturalist Ann Keenan will be roaming the Borrego Palm Canyon Trail searching for bighorn sheep and other in...read more

MAY 16 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 16 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 16 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 16 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 16 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 17 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 17 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 17 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 17 Tijuana Estuary Speaker Series

Time: 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.Recurrence: every 3rd Saturday of the month Location: Tijuana Estuary Visitor CenterQuestions: 619-575-3613 Check to see who'...read more

MAY 17 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 17 Santa Cruz Mission SHP - Hides and Tallow at the Santa Cruz Mission

Time: 1 to 2 pm Come and see how Mission Santa Cruz participated in a world economy back in the early 1800’s. We will look at some of the major produ...read more

MAY 17 Anza-Borrego Desert SP - Hardy Desert Survivors

Time: 2:00 p.m. Talk  -  (45 Minutes) Join Certified Interpretive Guide Abby Barker for a power point program in the Discovery Lab as ...read more

MAY 17 Twilight Hike - Crystal Cove SP

Crystal Cove State Park docents will lead a guided interpretive 2-hour, Twilight Hike 4-mile hike on Saturday, May 17 at 7:00pm.  Terrain will be...read more

MAY 17 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 17 Anza-Borrego Desert SP - Discovering the Archaeological History of the ‘Ehmuu Morteros

Time: 12:00 p.m. Hike - 2 Hours Discover the hidden secrets of an ancient Kumeyaay Native American village site.  Join Volunteer Archaeologist ...read more

MAY 17 Silver Strand SB - Junior Rangers

Time: 3:30pm-4:30pm Kids age 7 to 12 are invited to these outdoor activities which include walks, presentations, games, investigations, art and more...read more

MAY 17 Anza-Borrego Desert SP - Those Amazing Desert Plants!

Time:10:00 a.m. Walk  -  (1 Hour) Explore the Visitor Center garden with Park Interpreter Sally Theriault and discover some of th...read more

MAY 17 Sutter's Fort SHP -- Hands on History: Sutter’s Fort in 1846 - A Community of Many Faces

What: Hands on History:  Sutter’s Fort in 1846 - A Community of Many Faces Where: Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park  2701 L Stree...read more

MAY 17 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 17 Kids' Fish, Swim, and Play Day at San Luis Reservoir

Los Banos/Gilroy:  May is California Water Awareness Month.To mark the occasion, fun and water safety will be the "catch of the day" at the 25th ...read more

MAY 17 Indian Grinding Rock SHP - Chaw'se Day

Time: 9am - 5pm Come join us from 9am to 5pm for guided tours, Native American demonstrations and Native American dancing; vendors and information bo...read more

MAY 17 MacKerricher SP – Harbor Seal Interpretive Programs

Time: 2pm – 3pm Come out to the park on the beautiful Mendocino Coast to learn about and observe harbor seals.  The talks begin at the Lake...read more

MAY 18 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 18 Silver Strand SB - Nature Walk

Time: 1:30pm-2:30pm During this 1-hour walking tour, we'll look for animals and plants in various habitats of the state beach. We'll use binoculars ...read more

MAY 18 Nature Hike - Crystal Cove SP

Enjoy a guided moderate 3-mile family nature hike on Sunday, May 18 & May 25 9am and learn about the plants and animals that call Crystal Cove Sta...read more

MAY 18 Anza-Borrego Desert SP - Kumeyaay: The First People

Time: 2:00 p.m. Film - 1 Hour For thousands of years, the Kumeyaay people lived in parts of what is now known as Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. This...read more

MAY 18 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 18 Tijuana Estuary - Bird Walks

Every 1st, 3rd, and 5th Sunday3:00 to 4:00pm. Take a leisurely stroll down the McCoy Trail and view and learn about some of the 370 species of birds t...read more

MAY 18 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 18 Bird Walk

Meet at the Gazebo at 8am.  These walks will enlighten your senses to the sights, sounds and variety of birds that call this area home. ...read more

MAY 18 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 18 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 18 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 19 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 19 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 19 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 19 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 19 Nature Hike - Crystal Cove SP

Enjoy a guided moderate 3-mile family nature hike on Sunday, May 18 & May 25 9am and learn about the plants and animals that call Crystal Cove Sta...read more

MAY 19 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 19 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 20 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 20 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 20 Nature Hike - Crystal Cove SP

Enjoy a guided moderate 3-mile family nature hike on Sunday, May 18 & May 25 9am and learn about the plants and animals that call Crystal Cove Sta...read more

MAY 20 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 20 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 20 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 20 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 21 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 21 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 21 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 21 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 21 Nature Hike - Crystal Cove SP

Enjoy a guided moderate 3-mile family nature hike on Sunday, May 18 & May 25 9am and learn about the plants and animals that call Crystal Cove Sta...read more

MAY 21 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 21 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 21 Sea Glass Jewelry Making Activity

Enjoy a free sea glass jewelry making activity each Wednesday (5/7, 5/14, 5/21, & 5/28) from10-4 in the Education Commons in the Historic District...read more

MAY 22 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 22 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 22 Nature Hike - Crystal Cove SP

Enjoy a guided moderate 3-mile family nature hike on Sunday, May 18 & May 25 9am and learn about the plants and animals that call Crystal Cove Sta...read more

MAY 22 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 22 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 22 Tijuana Estuary Junior Rangers (Thursdays)

Every Thursday3:30- 4:30pm The Tijuana Estuary offers free activities for students 7-12 years of age (check schedule for holidays) with different top...read more

MAY 22 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 22 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 23 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 23 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 23 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 23 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 23 Nature Hike - Crystal Cove SP

Enjoy a guided moderate 3-mile family nature hike on Sunday, May 18 & May 25 9am and learn about the plants and animals that call Crystal Cove Sta...read more

MAY 23 Campfire Program - Crystal Cove SP

Join the fun at Crystal Cove State Park’s campfire program with a history trivia quiz, presentation of the 150th anniversary of state parks slideshow,...read more

MAY 23 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 23 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 23 California State Railroad Museum -- Jazz-Related Activities at the California State Railroad Museum

What: Jazz-Related Activities at the California State Railroad Museum Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Histori...read more

MAY 24 California State Railroad Museum -- Jazz-Related Activities at the California State Railroad Museum

What: Jazz-Related Activities at the California State Railroad Museum Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Histori...read more

MAY 24 MacKerricher SP – Harbor Seal Interpretive Programs

Time: 2pm – 3pm Come out to the park on the beautiful Mendocino Coast to learn about and observe harbor seals.  The talks begin at the Lake...read more

MAY 24 Railtown SHP -- Excursion Train Rides Over Memorial Day Weekend

What: Excursion Train Rides Over Memorial Day Weekend Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park   Jamestown  Dates: May...read more

MAY 24 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 24 Anza-Borrego Desert SP - Those Amazing Desert Plants!

Time:10:00 a.m. Walk  -  (1 Hour) Explore the Visitor Center garden with Park Interpreter Sally Theriault and discover some of th...read more

MAY 24 Silver Strand SB - Junior Rangers

Time: 3:30pm-4:30pm Kids age 7 to 12 are invited to these outdoor activities which include walks, presentations, games, investigations, art and more...read more

MAY 24 “Soul Stories” Bodie Cemetery Tours

“Soul Stories” Bodie Cemetery Tours  $6 per person  starting at 11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 & 4:30  (Weather permitting)...read more

MAY 24 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 24 Wildflower Hike - Crystal Cove SP

Enjoy a guided 3-5 mile wildflower hike on Saturday, May 24 at 9am and learn about the plants and animals that call Crystal Cove State Park home. ...read more

MAY 24 Tidepool Walk - Crystal Cove SP

Enjoy a 0.9 low tide at Crystal Cove State Park where a volunteer will lead a guided tidepool walk to Pelican Point on Saturday, May 24 at 12:00pm.&nb...read more

MAY 24 Nature Hike - Crystal Cove SP

Enjoy a guided moderate 3-mile family nature hike on Sunday, May 18 & May 25 9am and learn about the plants and animals that call Crystal Cove Sta...read more

MAY 24 Santa Cruz Mission SHP - Guided Adobe Tour at the Santa Cruz Mission

Time: 1 pm Join us at the Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park for a guided tour of the oldest building in Santa Cruz. Come learn about the many fa...read more

MAY 24 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 24 Anza-Borrego Desert SP - Hardy Desert Survivors

Time: 2:00 p.m. Talk  -  (45 Minutes) Join Certified Interpretive Guide Abby Barker for a power point program in the Discovery Lab as ...read more

MAY 24 Science Saturdays - Crystal Cove SP

Discover the new Environmental Study Loop at Crystal Cove State Park on Science Saturdays 5/10 & 5/24 from 12-3pm when a park interpreter will be ...read more

MAY 24 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 24 Tijuana Estuary - Nature Walk

Every 2nd and 4th Saturday1:00am to 12:00pm. The Tijuana Estuary protects a variety of plant communities and wildlife. Come and discover the richness ...read more

MAY 24 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 24 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 25 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 25 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 25 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 25 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 25 Nature Hike - Crystal Cove SP

Enjoy a guided moderate 3-mile family nature hike on Sunday, May 18 & May 25 9am and learn about the plants and animals that call Crystal Cove Sta...read more

MAY 25 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 25 “Soul Stories” Bodie Cemetery Tours

“Soul Stories” Bodie Cemetery Tours  $6 per person  starting at 11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 & 4:30  (Weather permitting)...read more

MAY 25 Silver Strand SB - Nature Walk

Time: 1:30pm-2:30pm During this 1-hour walking tour, we'll look for animals and plants in various habitats of the state beach. We'll use binoculars ...read more

MAY 25 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 25 Railtown SHP -- Excursion Train Rides Over Memorial Day Weekend

What: Excursion Train Rides Over Memorial Day Weekend Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park   Jamestown  Dates: May...read more

MAY 25 Anza-Borrego Desert SP - Those Amazing Desert Plants!

Time: 11:00 Walk - (1 Hour) Explore the Visitor Center Garden with Park Interpreter Sally Theriault and discover some of theunique strategies that he...read more

MAY 25 California State Railroad Museum -- Jazz-Related Activities at the California State Railroad Museum

What: Jazz-Related Activities at the California State Railroad Museum Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Histori...read more

MAY 26 California State Railroad Museum -- Jazz-Related Activities at the California State Railroad Museum

What: Jazz-Related Activities at the California State Railroad Museum Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Histori...read more

MAY 26 Railtown SHP -- Excursion Train Rides Over Memorial Day Weekend

What: Excursion Train Rides Over Memorial Day Weekend Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park   Jamestown  Dates: May...read more

MAY 26 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 26 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 26 Santa Cruz Mission SHP - Guided Adobe Tour at the Santa Cruz Mission

Time: 1 pm Join us at the Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park for a guided tour of the oldest building in Santa Cruz. Come learn about the ma...read more

MAY 26 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 26 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 26 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 26 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 27 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 27 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 27 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 27 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 27 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 27 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 28 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 28 Community Days in the Historic District's Education Commons

Crystal Cove Alliance is hosting Community Days in the Historic District's Education Commons on Wednesday, May 28 from 11-3. Enjoy free art classes, h...read more

MAY 28 Sea Glass Jewelry Making Activity

Enjoy a free sea glass jewelry making activity each Wednesday (5/7, 5/14, 5/21, & 5/28) from10-4 in the Education Commons in the Historic District...read more

MAY 28 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 28 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 28 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 28 Discovery Lab: Mudflat Madness @ Tijuana Estuary

In celebration of 150 years of California State Parks, TRNERR invites the community to a series of open houses to excite and engage the minds of your ...read more

MAY 28 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 28 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 29 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 29 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 29 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 29 Tijuana Estuary Junior Rangers (Thursdays)

Every Thursday3:30- 4:30pm The Tijuana Estuary offers free activities for students 7-12 years of age (check schedule for holidays) with different top...read more

MAY 29 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 29 Columbia SHP - Diggins Tent Town 1852

Living history event with more than 150 volunteers in period costume. Learn how to bake bread in an outdoor oven, take in a theater performance, watch...read more

MAY 29 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 29 California State Railroad Museum -- Thursday Night at the Museums” Extended Hours Program

What:  “Thursday Night at the Museums” Extended Hours Program Where: California State Railroad Museum – 125 I Street in Old Sacramento&nbs...read more

MAY 29 Nature Walk - Crystal Cove SP

Join a park ranger on a 1-hour nature walk around the new Environmental Study Loop trail on Thursday, May 29 at 10am and look for animal tracks, liste...read more

MAY 29 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 30 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 30 Sutter's Fort SHP -- Volunteer Applications Accepted Now!

What: Volunteer Applications Accepted Now!  Where: Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park  2701 L Street, Midtown, Sacramento  W...read more

MAY 30 California State Railroad Museum -- Thursday Night at the Museums” Extended Hours Program

What:  “Thursday Night at the Museums” Extended Hours Program Where: California State Railroad Museum – 125 I Street in Old Sacramento&nbs...read more

MAY 30 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 30 Columbia SHP - Diggins Tent Town 1852

Living history event with more than 150 volunteers in period costume. Learn how to bake bread in an outdoor oven, take in a theater performance, watch...read more

MAY 30 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 30 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 30 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 30 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 31 California State Railroad Museum -- Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad Exhibit -- September 14, 2013 through October 5, 2014

What: "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museum; Old Sacramento State Historic...read more

MAY 31 California State Railroad Museum -- "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit

What: "Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” Exhibit Where: California State Railroad Museu...read more

MAY 31 California State Railroad Museum -- "Diesel Days!"

What: "Diesel Days!" Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park  Excursion trains depart from t...read more

MAY 31 Anderson Marsh - Celebration

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MAY 31 California State Railroad Museum -- Weekend Excursion Train Rides!

What:  Weekend Excursion Train Rides! Where:  Trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot   (On Fron...read more

MAY 31 Columbia SHP - Diggins Tent Town 1852

Living history event with more than 150 volunteers in period costume. Learn how to bake bread in an outdoor oven, take in a theater performance, watch...read more

MAY 31 California State Railroad Museum -- All Aboard for Story Time!

What: All Aboard for Story Time! Where: California State Railroad Museum Old Sacramento State Historic Park When: Ongoing --...read more

MAY 31 California State Railroad Museum -- Thursday Night at the Museums” Extended Hours Program

What:  “Thursday Night at the Museums” Extended Hours Program Where: California State Railroad Museum – 125 I Street in Old Sacramento&nbs...read more

MAY 31 Santa Cruz Mission SHP - Wool, Spinning, and Weaving at the Santa Cruz Mission

Time: 1 to 2 pm How did an isolated settlement clothe the hundreds of people who lived there? Take an in depth look at the cloth industry of Mis...read more

MAY 31 Beachside Chats - Crystal Cove SP

Learn about some of the fun and interesting animals that live at Crystal Cove State Park on Saturdays May 3 & May 31 from 12-3pm at the Historic D...read more

MAY 31 Creative Writing Hike - Crystal Cove SP

Join poet-naturalist Thea Gavin on a creative writing hike to practice simple and fun ways to connect with Crystal Cove through close observation and ...read more

MAY 31 MacKerricher SP – Harbor Seal Interpretive Programs

Time: 2pm – 3pm Come out to the park on the beautiful Mendocino Coast to learn about and observe harbor seals.  The talks begin at the Lake...read more

MAY 31 Silver Strand SB - Junior Rangers

Time: 3:30pm-4:30pm Kids age 7 to 12 are invited to these outdoor activities which include walks, presentations, games, investigations, art and more...read more

MAY 31 Anza-Borrego Desert SP - Those Amazing Desert Plants!

Time:10:00 a.m. Walk  -  (1 Hour) Explore the Visitor Center garden with Park Interpreter Sally Theriault and discover some of th...read more

MAY 31 Railtown SHP -- Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides

What: Weekend Steam-Powered Excursion Train Rides Where: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, Jamestown  Dates: Train rides - week...read more

MAY 31 California State Railroad Museum -- Volunteer Open House!

What: Volunteer Open House! Where: Stanford Gallery 111 I Street, Old Sacramento State Historic Park   When: Volunteer ...read more

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