Schedule of Events

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Use the new OUTDOORS online calendar to discover fun programs and special events in the Santa Monica Mountains.
 

We've gone digital! The popular OUTDOORS publication has grown into a new online calendar and e-newsletter. Our expanded calendar brings together events and programs from more than 20 organizations, all committed to protecting this national park through education, recreation, and inspiration. Search by date, location, or activity interest.

For our e-newsletter, we'll bring a curated list of activities right to your inbox each month. These are the best of the best, ranging from seasonal festivals to hands-on cultural demonstrations to night sky parties.

Note: the calendar listing below is just for National Park Service events. Use the above link to see postings from all our friends and partner organizations.

 

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  • Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area

    Hike Into Movie History to Lasky Mesa

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Upper Las Virgenes Canyon Open Space Preserve - Victory Blvd & Gilmore St, Los Angeles, CA 91367, USA
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, December 4, 2016

    Join a National Park Service Volunteer for a hike to Lasky Mesa where movies dating back to the silent era have been filmed.

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  • Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area

    Winter Solstice Festival

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Satwiwa Native American Indian Culture Center
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, December 4, 2016

    Join us for a full day of Native American hand-crafted art, music, storytelling, dance demonstration, and family fun. All ages welcome.

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  • Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area

    Community Listening Sessions for LA State Historic Park

    • Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    • Location: Los Angeles River Center & Gardens 570 W Ave 26 Los Angeles, CA 90065
    • Fees: Free
    Wednesday, December 7, 2016

    We will be hosting listening sessions for local community members to voice and explore the types of activities, events, and programs they would like to see at Los Angeles State Historic Park.

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  • Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area

    A Bit of Local History

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    • Location: Santa Monica Mountains Interagency Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, December 9, 2016

    Join us for a leisurely stroll around the visitor center and adjacent grounds while we learn what the properties meant to those who lived here.

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  • Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area

    Art Exhibit Lecture Series

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Rancho Sierra Vista/Satwiwa
    • Fees: FREE
    Saturday, December 10, 2016

    Visit Chickasaw Artist, Shauna Turner’s current art exhibit at the Satwiwa Culture center. Artist Shauna will present talks revolving around her inspired art.

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  • Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area

    Nature Awareness and Safety for Kids

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Santa Monica Mountains Interagency Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, December 10, 2016

    Join a naturalist to learn some of the skills and ways of the first people who lived here long ago. Trail safety and “leave no trace ethics” will also be discussed. Appropriate for children aged 7 and up.

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  • Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area

    Youth Wildlife Biologist!

    • Time: 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
    • Location: Rocky Oaks
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, December 16, 2016

    Youth ages 6-12 will be engaged in this hands-on simulation of a mountain lion capture and collaring while learning about the ongoing research of our most illusive predator.

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  • Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area

    A Walk into the Chumash World

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Santa Monica Mountains Interagency Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, December 17, 2016

    Chumash Indians used natural resources for thousands of years to create a sustainable way of life. Learn about their culture and life in Southern California on this easy one-mile walk. Meet at the Visitor Center.

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  • Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area

    Ranger Gamer Day!

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
    • Location: Rancho Sierra Vista/Satwiwa
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, December 17, 2016

    Winter break is approaching and rangers are inviting you to visit the Satwiwa Culture Center where they challenge you to play strategic, fun-filled games with Rangers or with your family and friends.

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26876 Mulholland Highway
Calabasas, CA 91302

Phone:

(805) 370-2301

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