Events:

For more information on programs contact Wayne Fisher (818) 353-4181.

The Sierra Club/Crescenta Valley Group meets the second Tuesday of each month except during the summer. The meetings will be held at the County of Los Angeles Public Library located at 2809 Foothill Blvd in La Crescenta, corner of Foothill and La Crescenta Ave. Phone 818-248-5313. All programs start at 7:30 PM. There are no programs scheduled for the months of July and August. For the month of July, our annual July 4th picnic which includes a brunch is scheduled at Deukmejian Park in La Crescenta. Call 818-353-4181 for further information.

Work Day

A photo from the Deukmejian Big Cone Spruce planting on Jan. 15. The last photo is of the Crescenta Valley Sierra Club group planting the "Nadia" tree. Participants included John Lajeuness, Andrea Lim, Wayne Fisher, Bob Thompson, Silvia Darie, Jeff Wilson and Nadia


Mongolia

Fred Dong's horses

Fred Dong's program



The Crescenta Valley Sierra Club will present Mountain Lions 101, with Robin Parks, on TUESDAY, September 9, at 7:30pm at the Los Angeles County Public Library, 2809 Foothill Boulevard, La Crescenta. (Please enter on La Crescenta Avenue for the meeting place and parking.)

Parks, as docent of the Stough Canyon Nature Center identifies for us these magnificent big cats and invites us to know more of the facts not the fables. A special invitation to Law Enforcement, Sheriff Groups and Forest Rangers to come and gain a realistic picture of our Mountain Lion population in the Verdugo Mountains.

Our program begins following news of Conservation and Outings. This is a free event and everyone is welcome. Refreshments will be served. Please call Wayne Fisher at 818 353-4181 for further information.


Los Cuernos (the horns), Torres Del Paine National Park, Chile

Los Cuernos (the horns), Torres Del Paine National Park, Chile

Mt. Fitzroy, Los Glacieres National Park, Argentina

Mt. Fitzroy, Los Glacieres National Park, Argentina

Patagonia: The Wild Frontier

Join Fred Dong on his travels to Southern Chile and Argentina as we visit the Patagonia region. See the spectacular Mountains, Glaciers, and Lakes of Torres Del Paine, Los Glacieres National Parks, Tierra Del Fuego, and other areas on this hiking, bus, and ship tour of the this sparsely populated region. The glaciers in this area are the largest on the South American continent and the mountains of this area are featured on hiking books of Argentina and Chile. You will be introduced to the flightless and flying birds and other animals of the region. You visit the southernmost city in the world, Ushuaia.

Our program begins following news of Conservation and Outings. This is a free event and everyone is welcome. Refreshments will be served. Please call Wayne Fisher at 818 353-4181 for further information.



The Crescenta Valley Sierra Club presents, Arborist, Gary Knowlton, on Tuesday evening, November 11 at 7:30 pm at the Los Angeles County Public Library, 2809 La Crescenta Avenue, La Crescenta, California.

Arborist Knowlton, a frequent presenter with our group will speak on his favorite subject -- TREES. He will explain the best trees planted in the best places and proper trimming, watering and care to provide maximum enjoyment and long life to the trees in our yards.

Our program begins following news on Conservation and Outings. This program is free and everyone is welcome. Refreshments will be served. Please contact Wayne Fisher, Program Chair for further information at 818 353-4181.