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California Native Plant Sale April 18!

California Native Plant Sale 2009 Saturday, April 18, 2009 10 A.M. To 3 P.M. Mark your calendar! The Regional Park Botanic Garden in Tilden Park is having their big annual Spring plant sale on the 3rd Saturday in April as per usual, rain or shine.
  • California trees, shrubs, groundcovers, perennials, grasses, bulbs, ferns, and annuals, as well as native plant seeds will be available, many that are not available in a nursery.
  • Horticultural experts will be on hand to help you select what's appropriate for your garden.
  • Please bring boxes to carry home your treasures and an umbrella if it rains.
  • We accept cash, checks, and credit cards.
  • Refreshments available.
  • Proceeds directly benefit the Garden.
The Botanic Garden is located at the intersection of Wildcat Canyon Rd. & South Park Drive near the Brazil Building in Tilden Regional Park in Berkeley (admission is free). Directions and map are here. For more information, visit http://www.nativeplants.org or (510) 841-8732 or (888) 327-2757 press option #3 ext. 4507
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EBRPD Trails Challenge 2009!

The East Bay Regional Parks District is celebrating its 75th Anniversary to make this year's annual Trails Challenge FREE (see details below) and green in partnership with Kaiser Permanente. The program includes a downloadable booklet of 20 trails of varying difficulty levels and lengths with maps, a trail log, trail & hiking FAQs, tips on hiking with kids and dogs, etc.

Trails Challenge is FREE to those who meet the following requirements: * Register online between January 1 and March 31, 2009. * Are residents of Alameda or Contra Costa county. Kaiser employees are free to register for the Trails Challenge if they are residents of any Northern California county. * Pick-up their t-shirts in one of the six Regional Park Visitor Centers. * Download the Trails Challenge guidebook off of the Regional Parks Foundation/Trails Challenge website. You must complete at least 5 trails or 26.2 miles to meet the challenge and turn in your log for a commemorative pin. More information about the program and all necessary links are here.
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