December 21, 2014

Help Kids Learn About Nature

 

Learn to lead nature hikes for elementary students at beautiful UCLA Stunt Ranch Reserve in Calabasas.

Ten half-day training sessions begin 9 a.m. Monday, Sept. 27 at the Reserve, 1201 Stunt Rd, Calabasas. Classes are taught by resource professionals; topics include Santa Monica Mountain ecology, early Chumash/Tongva Culture, native plants and animals, rocks and soil, interpretive skills, plus a special workshop to make teaching artifacts. Prefer some natural science background and interest. School programs will be held Mondays, Thursdays, and Fridays. Expect to hike/teach a minimum of 3-4 days per month.

Apply to Cold Creek Docents of the Mountains Restoration Trust, (818) 591-1701 ext. 212.