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,

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 Courses

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

July 22-24, 2016 ~ Natural History Network’s High Sierra Natural History Celebration ~ Tuolumne Meadows, Yosemite National Park, & the Mono Basin ~