SBPC Parkland Summit

Our Parkland Summit is set to be held on May 29th at the Redondo Beach Historic Library, and we’d love to have you join us! We’ll discuss the past, present and future vision for open space, trails, and parkland in the South Bay.

Come ready to learn about our efforts in rewilding Wilderness Park, about the success of our outdoor education program and about projects like the AES Wetland Restoration, the El Segundo Blue Butterfly Coalition and more. We’d love to meet you and learn about your passions for parkland in the South Bay. Come support SBPC and learn how you can get involved!

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Earth Day 2019: Wilderness Park

This Friday and Saturday, join in with members of the South Bay Parkland Conservancy as we celebrate Earth Day and talk about the exciting changes taking place at Hopkins Wilderness Park. We'll have food, camping and opportunities for community service and outdoor learning.

This is a free event, but tickets are limited, so RSVP soon to guarantee your spot. We would love to have you out with us!

https://www.tickettailor.com/event/edit/id/254978

April 19 Schedule:

4:00 pm: Check in for campers at Pine Camp (BYO camping gear).

5:00 pm: Dinner at Pine Campground (catered)

6:00 pm: Welcome

April 20 Schedule:

8:00 am: Breakfast

8:30 am: Guided bird walk

9:00 am: Guided butterfly walk

9:30 am: Guided native plant walk

10:00 am- 12:00 pm: Community Planting (morning shift)

12:00-2:30 pm: Community Planting (afternoon shift)

Rewilding at Wilderness Park: Dune Restoration

Join SBPC this Saturday, March 23rd for another day of rewilding in Wilderness Park.

This effort will focus on fore dune restoration as we enhance the beauty of the hillside with a diverse community of native shrubs and wildflowers. Help us maintain this habitat for native wildlife like the El Segundo Blue Butterfly by removing invasive plant species.

Please Bring:

-Hat

-Sun Screen

-Sun Glasses

-Reusable water bottle

No experience necessary. Children under 14 years of age must be accompanied by a volunteering adult. All participants must sign a waiver at the the time of service. Minors must bring a waiver signed by their parent/legal guardian. Community service hours available upon request.

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Rewilding at Wilderness Park

Rewilding at Wilderness Park

We’d like to welcome you out to Wilderness Park to join in the park’s revitalization effort. This Saturday January 26, from 10am-2pm in the park, we will complete our next installation of native sage scrub habitat building on our previous efforts. This is a family friendly event, and you’re welcome to work and relax in the park with us.

Wilderness Park Campout Fundraiser

Here's the updated flyer for the SBPC Fundraiser Campout on April 21st! Please get your tickets and support the Wilderness Park revitalization efforts. We hope to see you out! 

April 21-22: Earth Day Celebration at Wilderness Park

This Earth Day join in with members of the South Bay Parkland Conservancy as we come together as a community to garden, camp, play and celebrate Wilderness Park and our beautiful earth. 

Hopkins Wilderness Park (map)

Service Project in the Morning: Open to the Public

4/21 /18 10am-1pm

The morning will begin with a family friendly service project and native plant gardening workshop in the lower pond area. This is a family friendly event, and all are invited to participate. Meet at the front gate to complete a waiver and for directions to the lower pond site. We will be stabilizing the slope rising from the lower pond with native plants provided by SBPC. Make sure to bring your tools for gardening, or you can borrow ours if needed.  

SBPC Campout Fundraiser: 

http://bit.ly/WPcampout

We have reserved two group campsites (Sycamore and Gumwood) with a maximum capacity of 80 people. So reserve your tickets soon!

We will have guest speakers, good food, games for children, T-shirts, music and information on how people can get involved in the restoration efforts at Wilderness Park.

Tickets include the cost of dinner and breakfast  All proceeds of ticket sales will go to cover costs of the event as well as fund the cost of native plants for the revitalization efforts of the lower pond area at Wilderness Park.

4/21 2pm-5pm Check-in

4/21 5pm-7pm Dinner and Program 

4/22 8am Breakfast 

4/22 10am checkout 

Ticket Info:

General Admission: $40

Children (12 and under): $25

Family rate: $125

For tickets, please follow this link: 

http://bit.ly/WPcampout

(Alternatively, payment can be made by check to South Bay Parkland Conservancy, but you must notify us in advance so that we can reserve your spot!)