La Chapter Meeting 3-1-17

LA Chapter Meeting 3-1-17 Next Wednesday, March 1st at 7:30 PM, please join us in welcoming Matt Dickson, as he shares with us many stories and great encounters he had during his time in Ecuador with the Tropical Biology class of California State University, Northridge, from the Spring of 2014. No spoilers will be posted here, so please attend if you wish to hear and see photos of some of the amazing creatures that Matt and his class had encountered during their expedition! https://www.swhs.org/about/chapter/los-angeles
Posted by peggywu on Feb. 24, 2017.
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La Urban Nature Fest At The Natural History Museum - March 18 And Sunday March 19

LA Urban Nature Fest at the Natural History Museum - March 18 and Sunday March 19 SWHS members! Join us for Education Outreach at the LA Urban Nature Fest at the Natural History Museum. Saturday, March 18 and Sunday March 19 (9:30am-5:00pm, setup 7:00am): This is an outdoor event, underneath a canopy, set up in the NHM nature garden. They will have the spray misters again if it is hot. Los Angeles is a biodiversity hotspot, so it’s time to celebrate our nature! Bring your herps to educate the public! Let us know if you can join us and which day at [email protected] or on our FB post: https://www.facebook.com/groups/SWHS1/ http://www.nhm.org/site/activities-programs/la-nat...
Posted by peggywu on Feb. 22, 2017.
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Los Angeles Environmental Education Fair – Spring Into Green! Saturday, March 11Th

Los Angeles Environmental Education Fair – Spring Into Green! Saturday, March 11th SWHS members! We have our regular booth at the Los Angeles Environmental Education Fair (LAEEF) at the LA Arboretum this year. This is a great opportunity for Education Outreach and to share your love of herps with the public. Please let us know if you can make it and which animals you would like to bring. Set up begins at 7 am and we must be ready by 8:30 am. Please contact me via Facebook or at [email protected] to sign up. This is an indoor event. LA Arboretum - 301 N. Baldwin Ave., Arcadia, CA 91007 Los Angeles Environmental Education Fair – Spring Into Green! Join us as several thousand families, educators, scouting groups, and students from all over the Los Angeles area come to network with local environmental community...
Posted by peggywu on Feb. 14, 2017.
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Herp Station At The Third Grade Field Trip In The Santa Susana Pass State Historical Park 3/10/17

Herp Station at the Third Grade Field Trip in the Santa Susana Pass State Historical Park 3/10/17 The SWHS will be hosting a herp station for a monthly a 3rd grade field trip from December through May from 8:30 am - 12:30 pm. The next one will be Wednesday, March 10 2017. The herp stations are located at the Andora trail head entrance: 9955 Andora Street just south of Lassen in Chatsworth. If you are a current SWHS member and you are interested in helping at the herp station, please contact Sharon at [email protected]: We welcome you to join us at our monthly third grade field trips. It is great fun to teach the third graders about some of the animals that live in the Santa Susana Mountains and how to protect them. As the children hike and explore this beautiful open space, they take a historical and cultural walk into the history...
Posted by peggywu on Feb. 02, 2017.
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Fund Raiser For Animal Rescues- Scales And Tales Finding Forever Homes Benefit Anthology

Fund raiser for animal rescues- Scales and Tales Finding Forever Homes Benefit Anthology ALL proceeds from the sale of this book will be donated to animal rescues. Half will go directly to the SWHS Adoption and Rescue Program! This anthology was created solely as a fundraiser for rescues, and all of the stories in the collection are about animals… Iguanas, wolves, even hummingbirds! What a caring gift for your loved ones, or yourself. You can order your copy here: http://www.williamwubooks.com/sctafifohobe.html Copies will be available at SWHS meetings and events. Now available on Amazon as an ebook! https://www.amazon.com/Scales-Tales-Finding-Foreve...=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1474305150&sr=1-1&keywords=scales+and+tales#nav-subnav
Posted by peggywu on Feb. 01, 2017.
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