Events & Trainings

Local and regional info and opportunities (at SSI and other organizations) get posted here for…

  • citizen science projects
  • trainings
  • lectures
  • field trips
  • conferences

Find information below about past events and trainings. Current opportunities will be updated as they become available.


Improv ~ Spring 2016

  • What ~ Instant Improv (just add actor!) ~ Saturday afternoon workshops with Sandra Rockman
  • When ~ April 23, May 14, June 11, 2016 ~ 1 pm – 5 pm
  • Where ~ Sierra Stages Studio, 343 Railroad Avenue, Nevada City
  • Tuition ~ $40 each (discounts for multiple sign-ups). Pre-registration required.
  • Info ~ Sandra Rockman, 530-265-6514, sandrarockman@outlook.com

Here’s the flyer with all the info: SPRING 2016 SATURDAY IMPROV with Sandra Rockman


Summer 2016 ~ Courses at the San Francisco State Sierra Nevada Field Campus at Yuba Pass (near Bassett’s Station, CA)

All Courseshttps://www.sfsu.edu/~sierra/Courses.html

John Muir (Jack) Laws taught several courses. Scroll through the course list to find them: https://www.sfsu.edu/~sierra/Courses.html
Sarah Rabkin, whose illustrated journals are mentioned our Cal Nat class, taught one course: https://www.sfsu.edu/~sierra/Course_High_Country_Writing.html
Bill Wilson, who has been a Cal Nat guest lecturer, co-taught a course on mammals. https://www.sfsu.edu/~sierra/Course_Mammals.html

July 22-24, 2016 ~ Natural History Network’s High Sierra Natural History Celebration ~ Tuolumne Meadows, Yosemite National Park, & the Mono Basin ~ http://naturalhistorynetwork.org/high-sierra-natural-history-celebration/