Upcoming Events

Weekend Rock Climbing in Pinnacles National Park for Fall 2018 is here!

This fall, spend a weekend outdoor rock climbing at beautiful Pinnacles National Park near Hollister, CA.

Our Climbing Program Directors, Erik Griffith and Haley Briscoe, will meet you and your family at your personalized climbing level(s) for Saturday and Sunday morning climbing sessions from 9AM-1PM.

Learn the dynamic sport of rock climbing in a relaxed and beautiful atmosphere. Needless to say, we are experts at making sure the kids are fully engaged - the adults will be too! We are insured and have a flawless safety record.

Details: These are semi-private outings with a 3 to 1 client to guide ratio with a maximum of 6 to allow for completely individualized instruction. Recommended for adults and adults with children aged 8 and older.
Instructors: AMGA certified and experienced guides.
Equipment: All climbing gear provided, including helmets, harnesses and shoes.
Fall 2018 dates: Oct 27-28, Nov 3-4, Nov 10-11, Nov 17-18, Dec. 1-2, Dec. 8-9 and Dec. 15-16.
Where: Pinnacles National Park, average 2.5 hour drive from most places in the Bay Area.
Accommodations and other info about Pinnacles: Click on this link.
Cost: $600 for the first person and discounted for every person thereafter covers instruction and equipment for Saturday and Sunday. Groups of 5-6 are a private group. Two guests required to run the trip. To view multiple guest pricing and to register click this link.

Ongoing Events

Airbnb Kayaking and Tidepooling Experiences

MarinGreenPlay is proud to be an Airbnb Experience Host!  Now offering kayaking and tidepooling experiences for adults and families through Airbnb's Experience Program.  More information here:  http://bit.ly/2mDyGHChttp://bit.ly/2F7p7dz

Past Events

Earth Day 2018 at Samuel P. Taylor State Park, Saturday, April 21, 2018, 9AM-1PM
Sponsored by California State Parks, Marin GreenPlay, California Native Plant Society, Marin Chapter & SPAWN (Salmon Protection and Watershed Network)

Please bring a picnic lunch and join us to celebrate Earth Day for a hike with CNPS experts, creek walk by SPAWN naturalists, and games and activities for the kids by Marin GreenPlay guides.  Free event for all ages.

Meet at the Group Picnic Area - 8889 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Lagunitas, CA  94938 - and bring a picnic lunch and water!  
For more information and to RSVP, email us at info@maringreenplay.com

Native Plant Day at Samuel P. Taylor State Park, Saturday, April 22, 2017, 10AM-2PM
Sponsored by California State Parks, Marin GreenPlay, California Native Plant Society, Marin Chapter & SPAWN (Salmon Protection and Watershed Network)

Please bring a picnic lunch and join us to celebrate Native Plant Week for a hike with CNPS experts, creek walk by SPAWN naturalists, and games and activities for the kids by Marin GreenPlay guides.  Free event for all ages.

Meet at the Group Picnic Area - 8889 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Lagunitas, CA  94938 - and bring a picnic lunch and water!  
For more information and to RSVP, email Charlotte Torgovitsky at torgovitsky@comcast.net



Buckeyes for Butterflies Event:  Saturday, November 5, 2016, 10AM-2PM at the SPAWN Native Plant Nursery
Sponsored by Marin GreenPlay, California Native Plant Society, Marin Chapter & SPAWN (Salmon Protection and Watershed Network)

Please join us for a hands-on opportunity for families to become familiar with California's largest seed and learn how to grow it into a tree that supports our local ecosystems.  Activities will include an educational talk by Charlotte Torgovitsky of CNPS about the role the native California Buckeye tree plays in the streamside ecosystem, nature hike and harvesting buckeye seeds from the Lagunitas Creek watershed, and then potting them in the SPAWN Native Plant Nursery for later use in native plant restoration projects.  Kids can play a special game involving these seeds, and all attendees can take home a potted seed for planting in your home garden.

Meet at the SPAWN Native Plant Nursery - 9255 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Lagunitas, CA  94938 (map) - and bring a lunch and water!  
For more information and to RSVP email, Audrey Fusco at audrey@tirn.net