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Coastal Cleanup/Creek to Bay Day Creek Cleanup

 Saturday September 17, 2022 10:00 AM โ€“ 12:00 PM  San Leandro Creek at 250 Hegenberger Rd Oakland, CA - The Bridge over the San Leandro Creek  View map   Step up for the Creek, Bay and Ocean - they are all connected!   Sign up here:  See...

Bird Box 1st Family

Meet the 1st Family of the Bird Boxes at Chabot Park!  We purchased an endoscope - (yes, an endoscope!) to gently spy on our nests and our first box is inhabited with 3-4 chickadee chicks! As we get more experienced with our equipment, our image quality should...

Bird Box Plaques

We have officially adopted out all 12 boxes! Thanks, Michael for climbing up that ladder & hammering!

Earth Day Family Activities – with FSLC & Friends

Join FSLC and other local organizations this Saturday from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM at Casa Peralta in San Leandro for some Family Friendly Earth Day FUN! Go to City of San Leandro Calendar of events for more info, or sign up at Eventbrite:...

It’s Earth Day 2022!

It's Earth Day 2022! Here are some awesome ideas for you to do at home, with friends and family:                                               Go...

Bird Box Adoptions

Click arrow below to see purchase options Options Option 1 - 1 year bird box adoption $50.00 USD Option 2 - 2 year adoption $90.00 USD Option 3 - sliding scale $25.00 USD    Oops, the $50.00 Pay Pal button seems to be temporarily out of order. You can still...

Phil Gordon’s “Birds of the Riparian Zone” video

https://sanleandro-org.zoom.us/rec/share/MYYNxoFBnL29frXEwaa0grQKW_WYbBzUTUWpMoN0aayGaSaDCKXleUoAtdP3_To2.SF4fTZO4uWJR1Grj Access Passcode: ?9SbrH5R For those of you that missed the masterful Phil Gordon discuss "Birds of the Riparian Zone" on January 27, please do...

Bird Box Unveiling Party March 12!!

Saturday, March 12 from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM join FSLC at Chabot Park in San Leandro. The Friends have installed 12 bird boxes for cavity nesting birds around the park! This fun morning will include: Meet the Eagle Scout that made them - by hand! Family friendly Kid's...

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. Itโ€™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! ๐Ÿ™‚ 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...

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 ๐Ÿ™‚

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    

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