Apple-touch-icon-precomposed

Gathering of Ohlone Peoples

Sunday, October 1, 2017 @ 10:00 AM (PDT)
Coyote Hills Regional Park 8000 Patterson Ranch Road FremontCA  94555
Sunday, October 1, 2017 @ 10:00 AM (PDT)
Coyote Hills Regional Park 8000 Patterson Ranch Road FremontCA  94555

This activity has passed

About This Activity

Description

This is a drop-in program (no registrations taken).

EXCEPTIONS: Junior Lifeguard Aide, Junior Lifeguard Cadet, Park'n It Leaders-In-Training, and some Docent Trainings require an application. Please read the activity description of those programs for more details.

COYOTE HILLS REGIONAL PARK - Ohlones from several tribes will share their culture and history, including music, song, dance, and stories. They'll discuss contemporary cultural involvements, and demonstrate basket, jewelry, soaproot brush, and dogbane string making. Visit a more than two-thousand-year-old village site, play an Ohlone game, try making fire without matches, or make a miniature tule boat. Taste native plant teas, manzanita cider and, in the afternoon, acorn soup cooked with heated stones in a basket. Drop in anytime. Parent participation required. Parking fees apply where charged. No registration required; Drop-in program only. For information, call (510) 544-3220.

Age Group

All Ages

Location

Coyote Hills: Visitors Center

Instructor

Interpretive Staff

Organizer Info

  • East Bay Regional Park District

Map & Direction

Coyote Hills Regional Park 8000 Patterson Ranch Road FremontCA  94555
Get Directions

Discuss This Activity