Join us for upcoming events and programs in the parks.

Junior Ranger Program: San Mateo County Parks

Sat. July 14, 2018 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Introduce your children ages 7-12 to the wonders of their local parks! This program will teach children with hands-on activities about the wildlife, habitats, and recreational opportunities in San Mateo County Parks.

Register and Info at: https://parks.smcgov.org/junior-ranger

Victorian Walking Days Historic Tour

Sun. July 22, 2018 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Tour the Folger Estate Stable Historic District at Wunderlich Park (4040 Woodside Road). Learn about the history of the main stable, Carriage House, Chinese built stone walls, the blacksmith barn and dairy house. Take a trip back in time to learn about the agricultural uses of the property, the development of the Folger Coffee Company, the architectural legacy of the estate, the influence of horses to the American West and Woodside history.

Difficulty Level: Moderate (Terrain is ADA accessible with some sloped areas and cobblestone walkways).
http://www.historysmc.org/victorian-days-walking-tours

Big Bad Barn Dance Fundraiser

Sun. August 26, 2018 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Kick up your heels at the Big Bad Barn Dance and BBQ at the historic Folger Stable hosted by the Friends of Huddart & Wunderlich Parks. This event supports projects and programs in these much-loved parks. The barn dance will feature local musicians, a live dance caller, catered BBQ, local and craft beer, and wine in a beautiful and historic setting.

A free 5 minute shuttle is provided for your convenience from Woodside Elementary School at 3195 Woodside Road.

Tickets are $75 each and support our Huddart Park Nature Hikes for Kids, Folger School History Program, Hikes with the Friends, the Folger Stable Museum, Folger Stable Speaker Series and more. Thank you for celebrating with and supporting the Friends!

Thank you SPONSORS! See who they are.

 

POST Family Nature Day

Sat. September 15, 2018 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join the Friends, POST (Peninsula Open Spact Trust) and San Mateo County Parks for a fun day of family friendly events! Activity books & coloring pages, story time, nature walks and real animal skulls and nests!