CALENDAR

The acwForum Calendar list includes a variety of acwForum events that are sponsored by or posted by acwForum Members (signatories), and may include volunteer or stewardship opportunities in the watershed, upcoming meetings, workgroup activities, field trips, seminars, etc. All events are oriented to fulfilling the overarching acwForum mission - to improve water-related beneficial issues and resources within the Alameda Creek Watershed. Scroll through the Calendar list for upcoming events or to view completed acwForum Calendar items.

Union City Coastal Cleanup Day 2015
2015-09-20
Union City Civic Center

VOLUNTEERS WANTED!

Come and help improve the health of your local creek and protect wildlife habitat!

We will pick up trash along the creekside trail to Alameda Creek, and around the pond in the park. We will tally the types of trash that we find as part of California Coastal Cleanup Day. We will learn about the impact of trash on water quality in the creek and on the wildlife that lives there.

Wear work clothes and sturdy shoes that can get dirty (please no sandals), and bring gloves if you have them. We will provide trash bags, gloves to loan and litter grabbers. Snacks will also be provided.

Please bring your own re-fillable water bottle.

ALL VOLUNTEERS WELCOME! Kids 12 and under need to be accompanied by a parent or responsible adult. Youth groups welcome!

LIABILITY WAIVERS MUST BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO PARTICIPATION. See PDF attachments to download and complete these required forms. 


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Union City - Coastal Cleanup Day 2015, Amy.Evans@acrcd.org

Tri-Valley Creeks to Bay Clean-up!
2015-09-19
Livermore, Ca

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED to help clean up creeks on
Tri-Valley Creeks to Bay Clean-up!
Saturday, September 19, 2015
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

This event is part of Coastal Cleanup Day, a statewide and international effort to
clean trash and debris from beaches, bays, creeks, rivers, and lakes.

Due to limited space, please pre-register. It’s easy – just choose one of the following
cleanup sites, and contact the Site Coordinator to sign up and obtain the required
waiver form(s). Bring the signed and completed waiver form(s) with you to the event.

Cleanup Sites:
- Site One: Arroyo Las Positas at Northfront Road (near Northfront Trailhead Park)
- Site Eight: Altamont Creek and Arroyo Las Positas at Bluebell Drive (near Springtown Golf Course)
- Site Ten: Arroyo Mocho at Arroyo Road (between Arroyo Rd. and Holmes St.)

Note: Volunteers under 18 years of age must have the waiver forms signed by a parent or guardian. Volunteers under 13 years of age must be accompanied and supervised by an adult. For more details, visit www.trivalleycreeks.org/events/creeks-to-bay-cleanup or contact Braden Christensen at (925) 960-8142 or Zach Wu at (925) 960-8165.

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acwForum Admin, tim@greeninfo.org

acwForum Annual Conference - The View Upstream
2015-05-28
Zone 7 Water Agency - 100 North Canyon Parkway, Livermore, CA 94551

Join us for the Alameda Creek Watershed Forum's Annual Conference:

"Water's Journey Across Managed Land in the Alameda Creek Watershed"

Thursday, May 28th
8:45 - 4:00

Download the pdf save-the-date, which includes topics...

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acwForum, haley.burgardt@acrcd.org

Earth Day "Creek Care" at Union City Civic Center Park
2015-04-26
Union City Civic Center Park

VOLUNTEERS WANTED!

Come and help improve the health of your park and local creek, and enhance wildlife habitat!

WHEN: Sunday, April 26th - 10AM - 12PM

WHO: Alameda County Resource Conservation District's Hands-On Conservation Program

ABOUT THE WORKDAY: Meet at the Union City Civic Center near the skatepark. Enter park from Royal Ann Drive. We will pick up litter along the creekside trail and duck pond, and learn additional ways to protect the creek and wildlife habitat.

Wear work clothes and sturdy shoes that can get dirty, and bring gloves if you have them. We will provide trash bags and little grabbers, and a snack after the workday. PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN REUSABLE WATER BOTTLE!

SEE THE WORKDAY WEBPAGE HERE: http://www.handsonconservation.org/UpcomingEvents/UnionCityCivicCenterPark.aspx

STUDENTS, ADULT VOLUNTEERS AND YOUTH GROUPS WELCOME! A liability waiver must be completed in order to participate (see agenda below). Community Service hours are awarded.

QUESTIONS? Contact Amy Evans at (925) 371-0154 ex. 112

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Amy Evans, Amy.Evans@acrcd.org

Earth Day Creek Clean Up 2015
2015-04-25
Alameda Creek in Niles Canyon (Fremont)

VOLUNTEERS WANTED!

Come help improve the health of your local creek, and improve wildlife habitat!

WHEN: Saturday, April 25th - 10AM - 1PM

HOSTS: Alameda Creek Alliance and the Alameda County Resource Conservation District's Hands-On Conservation Program

WHERE: Meet at the Niles Staging Area, along Old Canyon Rd. at Canyon Oaks Ct. in the Niles area of Fremont.

ABOUT THE WORKDAY: We will pick up trash from the creekbanks and along the creekside trail, remove invasive plants, and learn ways to protect fish and wildlife habitat.

Wear work clothes and sturdy shoes that can get dirty, and bring gloves if you have them. We will provide trash bags and litter grabbers, and a snack after the clean up. PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN RE-FILLABLE WATER BOTTLE!

WANT MORE INFORMATION? See the event webpage here: http://www.handsonconservation.org/UpcomingEvents/AlamedaCreekNilesCanyon.aspx

STUDENTS, ADULTS, AND YOUTH GROUPS WELCOME! A liability waiver must be completed prior to event participation (see agenda below). Community service hours awarded.

QUESTIONS? Contact Amy Evans at (925) 371-0154 ex. 112

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Amy Evans, Amy.Evans@acrcd.org