Past News

General Meeting January 27 6:30 PM

Ohlone Audubon expert Phil Gordon's virtual tour of San Leandro Creek's Riparian Birds Want a "bird's eye" view of San Leandro Creek's feathered residents? Ohlone Audubon's bird expert Phil Gordon will take us on a virtual tour to see which species live, nest, or...

San Lorenzo High School Native Garden Sale is ON!

If you have already have, or want to convert your yard into a California Native garden, the Druids have a huge plant selection for sale. Please go and support the SLz Garden, those awesome Druids and buy some beautiful plants, shrubs and even tree-starts. Our good...

Short Film a MUST on Earth Day! (or any day)

Hello friends and Happy Earth Day! I am so happy to pass along to you a new movie short put out by the folks that brought us the Story of Plastic. Our friend Paula at the Watershed Project shared it with me <3. It’s only 4 minutes long and its message is so...

Virtual Earth Day Celebration with StopWaste & FSLC

StopWaste Earth Day 2021 Flyer FINAL Earth Day is April 17!! This year, the celebration is VIRTUAL! You can join the virtual StopWaste events for families & individuals: Earth Day 2021 In celebration of Earth Day this year, StopWaste is doing things a little...

Did you miss the Peregrine Falcons in 2020 presentation?

Thank you so much to those of you that joined us for the Peregrine presentation! It went really well, with no electronic failures, glitches or upsets!! And, we had 52 registered! 🙂 If you were unable to join us to view the Peregrine presentation live, you are welcome...

Peregrine Falcons of the Bay in 2020

FREE EVENT   You think humans were the only ones that had it rough in 2020? The Peregrines of Pine Canyon did too! Join FSLC for an online event to get a close up look at the Falcons of Pine Canyon, and experience their drama and heartbreak that was 2020....

99 Good Things about 2020?? We’ll take em’!

The link attached is good news we ALL need to hear from ReScape. Although there wasn't any plastic good-news mentioned, the worldwide stuff they bring up is pretty darn cool! Read them all for a much deserved boost to the New Year. My favorites were # 8 -...

New Library page

The Friends are assembling a new page of videos that focus on environmental issues. If you have a quiet hour or so at home, take a look at one of these excellent films! http://fslc.org/video-library-2/  

“Plastic” Film follow up

Our viewing of "The Story of Plastic" was epic! Thank you all for watching and participating in our discussion. We have had a big response of ideas and suggestions from folks - every one eye opening and creative. Send us yours & I will add them!...

“The Story of Plastic” film viewing!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w6gyP2ksYP0   The Friends of San Leandro Creek are hosting a free link to view and a virtual discussion of The Story of Plastic Please register and receive a link to view the film between Friday, November 13 and Sunday, November 15...

BFFs  ‎♥

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Our Fearless Leader Shares Bike Love & Info

Michael Gregory is not only FSLC's Board President, he is passionate about biking. Enjoy an evening with Michael, sharing his thoughts on biking in San Leandro....

Bancroft Middle School Plans

Check out these beautiful plans that Stantec made us! We hope we will get an opportunity to use them soon 🙂

Earth Day – 50 Years Later

Sign up for our event: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/earth-day-creek-cleanup-tickets-92979800085 Click here! Earth Day 50    

Walk at San Leandro Reservoir!

The Friends are very excited to bring you an unique opportunity to enjoy Upper San Leandro Reservoir with FSLC and EBMUD Ranger Naturalist II Joe Scornaienchi. This is restricted property and normally cannot be hiked without a permit. If you are available in the...

Otter in the San Leandro Creek!

Get a' load of this! https://sanleandro-my.sharepoint.com/:v:/g/personal/slevenson_sanleandro_org/ETZRwekdjz9OhR-UfrSLUekBVM_7n_qJVexqTzOeL6xSGw?e=LcDgyt  

Creekside Restoration and Nonnative Plant Removal

  Chabot Park in San Leandro Friends of San Leandro Creek are hosting the 3rd nonnative plant removal on two dates in April. The two work days are April 20 & 27 from 10:00 AM-3:00 PM. We will meet at Chabot Park, below the playground. Volunteers do not need...

Resilient San Leandro

This last Saturday was the COSL's Resilient San Leandro Conference. State Senator Nancy Skinner, Mayor Cutter and a group of experts spoke about how to help San Leandro achieve resiliency in the face of climate change. FSLC presented about our Resilient SL grant we...

Sign up for Creek To Bay Day!

Join us for the Creek to Bay Day, Saturday, September 15 at the San Leandro Creek at Hegenberger Rd in Oakland https://www.eventbrite.com/e/creek-to-bay-day-creek-cleanup-tickets-49105861955 Click link below for more information: 23rd Annual Oakland Creek to Bay Day...

Earth Day Photos!

Check out our Earth Day cleanup photos plus all the other activities that happened in Oakland that day. Our photos are mixed throughout, so make sure you view them ALL! Click this link to see photos from Earth Day.

Nonnative Plant Removal by San Leandro Creek

Friends of San Leandro Creek are hosting a nonnative plant removal on two dates in May. Please sign up for one or both dates here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nonnative-plant-removal-by-san-leandro-creek-tickets-45704082140 The funding for this...

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