Celebrate National Wildlife Refuge Week (Oct 8 - 14) at Don Edwards SF Bay NWR

Come celebrate National Wildlife Refuge Week this year from October 8 through October 14 at the Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge. On October 14, drop by the refuge to celebrate nature by exploring your creative side. Whether it’s browsing artwork by local artists, crafting animals out of paper, or creating an animal-shaped yummy treat, there’s something for everyone. Take part in some or all of the activities listed below.

  • Origami: Transform paper into animals
  • Nature Quilt Project: Put your stamp on a fabric square
  • 2017 California Jr. Duck Stamp Winners Display
  • Create your Fish Print Tote Bag: (While supplies last)
  • Animal Desserts: Get ideas for your next wildlife-themed party.
  • Art Show and Reception

For more information, go to to our website at http://www.fws.gov/refuge/don_edwards_san_francisco_bay.

Art Show & Reception

Date: Saturday, October 14, 2017
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Where: 1 Marshlands Rd, Fremont in the Auditorium
Auditorium is on top of the hill. Special needs can be accommodated. There is no cost to attend. Refreshments will be served. Proceeds of art sales benefit programs at the San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge Complex.
For more information, call Mary Deschene at 510-792-0222 ext. 364