Calendar

We’re pleased to present a number of educational, diverse, and downright fun events each year. Here is your opportunity to explore some of the hidden (and not-so-hidden) jewels in the San Juan Islands, all protected by the San Juan Preservation Trust.

Please note that current Preservation Trust members have first priority for these events and outings. Not a member? Not a problem! You can join now!

Questions regarding any of our outings can be directed to Bella French , Outreach & Membership Manager, at (360) 378-2461 or bella@sjpt.org.

Questions regarding our fieldwork days can be directed to Kathleen Foley, Program Director, 360-378-2461 or kathleenf@sjpt.org.

September 2014–August 2015

  • September 21, 2014 - LOPEZ HARVEST TOUR
    11:00 am - 4:00 pm

    LOPEZ HARVEST TOUR

    Celebrate the bounty of the autumn harvest! Bicycle to visit three working farms for a tour and a chance to meet & greet Lopez farmers. After, we'll gather at the historic Port Stanley Schoolhouse to enjoy music and a delicious harvest feast of locally-produced food and beverages. $25 per person.

    Sunday, September 21
    Farm tour - 11 a.m. to 1:30 pm.
    Harvest Feast 1:30 pm - 4 pm.

    Biking distance from our meeting point at Port Stanley Schoolhouse is less than 4 miles round-trip with a gentle grade.

    if you're not a biker, and would prefer to join us for the harvest fest only then please do!
    RSVP REQUIRED. To register, please contact Bella French at 360-378-2461 or bella@sjpt.org.

  • October 25, 2014 - WILD EDIBLES
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    WILD EDIBLES

    Learn what's safe to pick and eat as we forage for delectable surprises. Join us on this Orcas Island fall hike as we search for and identify Pacific Northwest seaweed, plants and mushrooms. Recipes provided if you'd like to cook up your wild edibles at home!

    This class will be co-led by Dr. Ryan Drum, specialist in edible plants and seaweeds, along with Alden Remington, mushroom expert. Both are residents of Waldron. Class fee is $25 per person. Exact times and location to be announced. Suitable for ages 10 and up.

    To register, please contact Bella French at 360-378-2461 or bella@sjpt.org.

  • November 14, 2014 - WILD & SCENIC FILM FESTIVAL
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    WILD & SCENIC FILM FESTIVAL

    Back by popular demand, don't miss this wide variety of short documentary films featuring heart-stopping adventure, thought-provoking issues, and the wonder of the great outdoors. Friday, Nov. 14 & Saturday, Nov. 15 at Orcas Center in Eastsound.
    Different short films will be shown each evening that are sure to thrill you, cause you to ponder and often make you laugh. Suitable for most ages.

    Tickets will be available through www.orcascenter.org

  • November 15, 2014 - WILD & SCENIC FILM FESTIVAL
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    WILD & SCENIC FILM FESTIVAL

    Back by popular demand, don't miss this wide variety of short documentary films featuring heart-stopping adventure, thought-provoking issues, and the wonder of the great outdoors. Friday, Nov. 14 & Saturday, Nov. 15 at Orcas Center in Eastsound.
    Different short films will be shown each evening that are sure to thrill you, cause you to ponder and often make you laugh. Suitable for most ages.

    Tickets will be available through www.orcascenter.org