Loading Events

Past Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

November 2019

Guided Trail Run at Marks Ranch

November 17, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Marks Ranch, 117th Drive next to Toro Park
Salinas, CA 93908 United States
+ Google Map

Sunday, November 17 Marks Ranch 8am-10am Come run at Marks Ranch and get a glimpse of what the trails look like before Big Sur Land Trust’s Race for Open Space comes in the spring. Kick-off your Sunday morning with a 3.5-mile or 6-mile elevationally-challenging run. Big Sur Land Trust staff and volunteers will guide small groups at varying paces and distances. Space is limited to those who have reserved a spot online. Please note that this rain-or-shine event is a…

Find out more »

Carr Lake Community Meeting

November 20, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sherwood Hall, 940 N. Main Street
Salinas, CA 93906 United States
+ Google Map

Wednesday, November 20 Sherwood Hall 940 N Main St, Salinas 6:00 – 8:00 pm Join us at our community meeting for a presentation of new design ideas for our 73-acre site at Carr Lake! We’ll be asking you to share your views afterwards. Childcare will be available, and food will be served at 5:30 p.m.

Find out more »

December 2019

FULL – Presentation: Midway Atoll Annual Albatross Nesting Census

December 12, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Big Sur Land Trust, 509 Hartnell Street
Monterey, CA 93940 United States
+ Google Map

EVENT CLOSED Come join long-time Big Sur Land Trust supporter and volunteer, Jan Loomis as she shares her recent experience on Midway Atoll with the US Fish and Wildlife Service. Through humor, story-telling and photos she will discuss the annual albatross nesting census and give an update on other current projects at Midway Atoll. While Jan’s main job on Midway was to census nesting birds, Jan’s training as an observer and emergency responder would not allow her to ignore the…

Find out more »

Open Call for Art – Convergence: Carr Lake, Ecology and Community

December 30, 2019

Open Call for Art! Submissions Due: Monday, December 30 Exhibition Opening: Wednesday, February 12 In collaboration with California State University Monterey Bay (CSUMB), we are seeking 2-dimensional images (artworks or personal images) engaging the theme of "Convergence." Convergences, expected and unexpected, can enrich our lives with challenges and connections. At Carr Lake, CSUMB sees the convergence of three creeks; of urban, agricultural and wildland landscapes; of multiple communities and histories; and of an entire city. We see the park we…

Find out more »

February 2020

Carr Lake Community Volunteer Planting Day in Salinas

February 8 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Our community volunteers are planting and caring for trees and perennial native plants. This thriving and ever-expanding garden is helping to sequester carbon in the soil which can help lessen the effects of climate change. Want to be part of the solution? Join us at our next community planting day on Saturday, February 8th by signing up below. Location details will be provided with your confirmation.

Find out more »

Free Art Show Opening | Convergence: Carr Lake Ecology and Community

February 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
CSUMB City Center, 1 Main St
Salinas, CA 93901 United States
+ Google Map

Opening: February 19 6:00 – 7:30 PM Exhibit will be open February 19 - August CSUMB City Center, Salinas We are excited to collaborate with California State University Monterey Bay (CSUMB)'s Salinas City Center, Arts and Culture on this exhibition! The show is free and will run through early August. Free “First Friday” events will be held in March, April, May, June and August. Convergences: expected and unexpected can enrich our lives with challenges and connections. At Carr Lake, CSUMB…

Find out more »

Volunteer Open House

February 27 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Big Sur Land Trust, 509 Hartnell Street
Monterey, CA 93940 United States
+ Google Map

Thursday, February 27 5:30pm - 7:00pm BSLT Office - 509 Hartnell Street Monterey, CA 93940 We are lucky to work in a community of individuals who care deeply about the place they live. With Big Sur Land Trust, your energy, time, curiosity and passion are put to good use to care for the lands you love throughout Monterey County. Please join us at our Volunteer Open House to learn how you can contribute your skills, to get inspired by stories from…

Find out more »

March 2020

Free Art Show! Grand Opening | Convergence: Carr Lake Ecology and Community

March 6 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
CSUMB City Center, 1 Main St
Salinas, CA 93901 United States
+ Google Map

Grand Opening: March 6 5:00 – 8:30 PM Exhibit will be open through August CSUMB City Center, Salinas We are excited to collaborate with California State University Monterey Bay (CSUMB)'s Salinas City Center, Arts and Culture on this exhibition! The show is free and will run through early August. Free “First Friday” events will be held in March, April, May, June and August. Convergences: expected and unexpected can enrich our lives with challenges and connections. At Carr Lake, CSUMB sees…

Find out more »

An Evening with Best-Selling Author, Richard Louv

March 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Hidden Valley, 104 West Carmel Valley Road
Carmel Valley, CA 93924 United States
+ Google Map

Friday, March 6 Doors will open at 7:00PM 7:30 - 9:00PM Hidden Valley 104 West Carmel Valley Road Carmel Valley, CA 93924 Join Big Sur Land Trust for an inspirational evening with Richard Louv, author of Our Wild Calling: How Connecting With Animals Can Transform Our Lives — and Save Theirs and Last Child in the Woods: Saving our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder. Doors will open at 7:00PM, event will run from 7:30 - 9:00PM.   Presented in partnership with: Pilgrim’s…

Find out more »

Cancelled – Guided Hike at Marks Ranch

March 14 @ 8:45 am - 2:00 pm
Marks Ranch, 117th Drive next to Toro Park
Salinas, CA 93908 United States
+ Google Map

Cancelled – Guided Hike at Marks Ranch March 14, 2020 8:45 AM – 2:00 PM After considering several of the current public health messages we are receiving, we have decided to postpone this guided hike at Marks Ranch.However, Big Sur Land Trust believes it is more important than ever to connect people to open spaces so that they may experience the proven mental and physical health benefits of time spent in nature. We encourage you to visit https://bigsurlandtrust.org/hike-request/ and sign…

Find out more »
+ Export Events