Activities and Programs

The activities below are offered by a variety of organizations and their dedicated volunteers. All programs are FREE unless noted below. Programs led by IRC-Certified Volunteers require pre-registration, which closes at 4 p.m. on the day prior to the event.  No walk-up registrations will be permitted for these events. For policies of other organizations, please use the sign-up information provided. For mobility device policies click here.

    Note: Minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian for these events. For programs requiring online registration, each adult and child must be registered.

Need help? For the fastest answers, look for organization-specific contact information in each event listing (click More Information for full listing). If no contact information is listed, email info@irconservancy.org for assistance.

Click here to learn more about IRC-Certified Volunteers.    •   Click here to learn more about the Difficulty Ratings.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Youth Action Team

Stewardship
Stewardship

Watering at Quail Hill. 

Youth Action Team
Date:
Thu, 09/22/2016
Time:
2:30 PM - 3:45 PM
Where:
Irvine Open Space Preserve
Difficulty Rating:
1
Minimum Age:
12
Spaces Left:
Registration has closed.
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Saturday, September 24, 2016

It’s Harvest Time! Collect Wildflower Seeds at the Native Seed Farm

Stewardship
It's Harvest Time! Collect Wildflower Seeds at the Native Seed Farm

Want to smell the sun-dried sweetness of summertime? Want to feel the crunch of crispy golden brown pods?  Come and refresh your senses while giving back to Nature! Absolutely no experience required.

Sign up to help behind the scenes at the Irvine Ranch Conservancy’s one-of-a-kind Native Seed Farm in Irvine.  You will be harvesting seeds from our quirky native Summer wildflowers, like Yellow Pincushions and Heart-leaved Beard Tongue. Just bring a reusable water bottle for yourself,  and all tools and training with be provided.  You will get introduced to some of our beautiful native plants, and then we’ll get to work!

It's Harvest Time! Collect Wildflower Seeds at the Native Seed Farm
Date:
Sat, 09/24/2016
Time:
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where:
Native Seed Farm OCP
Difficulty Rating:
1
Minimum Age:
8
Spaces Left:
Registration has closed.
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Monday, September 26, 2016

Whiting Ranch Park Closure Assistance

Stewardship
Stewardship

Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park and Portions of O’Neill Regional Park Closed for Mountain Lion Investigation

Ranger Reserves and Volunteers are needed to pass out flyers and inform visitors to remain alert to potential hazards and report any sightings to the park office at (949) 923-2260. Shifts: 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. or any variation there of. Contact Supervising Park Ranger Steve Aleshire to schedule timing.

Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park and day use areas in the western end of O’Neill Regional Park were closed Friday for a mountain lion investigation and will remain closed until further notice. Ranger Reserves and Volunteers are needed to assist in park closures and public notifications at various trail heads and park entrances from Saturday to Tuesday, 6 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Whiting Ranch Park Closure Assistance
Date:
Mon, 09/26/2016
Time:
12:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Where:
Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park
Difficulty Rating:
1
Minimum Age:
18
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016

It’s Harvest Time! Collect Wildflower Seeds at the Native Seed Farm

Stewardship
It's Harvest Time! Collect Wildflower Seeds at the Native Seed Farm

Want to smell the sun-dried sweetness of summertime? Want to feel the crunch of crispy golden brown pods?  Come and refresh your senses while giving back to Nature! Absolutely no experience required.

Sign up to help behind the scenes at the Irvine Ranch Conservancy’s one-of-a-kind Native Seed Farm in Irvine.  You will be harvesting seeds from our quirky native Summer wildflowers, like Yellow Pincushions and Heart-leaved Beard Tongue. Just bring a reusable water bottle for yourself,  and all tools and training with be provided.  You will get introduced to some of our beautiful native plants, and then we’ll get to work!

It's Harvest Time! Collect Wildflower Seeds at the Native Seed Farm
Date:
Wed, 09/28/2016
Time:
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where:
Native Seed Farm COI
Difficulty Rating:
1
Minimum Age:
8
Spaces Left:
Registration has closed.
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Friday, September 30, 2016

EOM Irvine Regional Park September 2016

Stewardship
Stewardship
EOM Irvine Regional Park September 2016
Date:
Fri, 09/30/2016
Time:
12:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Where:
Irvine Regional Park
Difficulty Rating:
1
Minimum Age:
12
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