SPAWNERS leads habitat restoration and creek cleanup events at multiple sites throughout the year.
Our work parties are on 3rd Saturdays from 9:30am-12:00pm, and rotate between the sites listed below. We are passionate about restoring native plant habitat and making these spaces natural and welcoming to the community! All are welcome at our events, and no experience is necessary. Please wear sturdy shoes and work clothes, and we will provide tools, gloves, and refreshments. We meet at one of our two restoration sites in the El Sobrante area; please see our events below or visit our Restoration Sites page for more information.
Volunteers must fill out the two waivers below; volunteers under 18 will need a parent or guardian to sign.
Would you rather spend Black Friday exploring outdoors rather than shopping indoors? If so, join us for a mushroom-hunt nature walk led by Debbie Viess of the Bay Area Mycological Society! The location of the walk will depend on where we find mushrooms in the weeks prior to the event, so please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org to let us … Read More about Black Friday Mushroom Walk
Join us at our new Adopt-A-Spot site on Castro Ranch Road for a community cleanup! We will be picking up trash on this section of road twice a year going forward, in partnership with Contra Costa County. Please wear sturdy shoes, comfortable work clothes, and bring a water bottle. SPAWNERS will provide gloves, bags, and snacks. Meet … Read More about Adopt-A-Spot Cleanup