Join noted night sky photographer Dennis Mammana at the yurts as he demonstrates the basics of capturing the night sky with your camera. After an evening of learning to photograph the night sky, this class will offer a daytime opportunity to learn to photograph the transition from night to day with photographer Paul Johnson.
Want to join fellow adventurers for a vigorous bike ride, delve into a six-week course on archaeology, soak up a lecture on paleontology, or pair up your passions for exploring the desert and drinking beer on one of our Hikes & Hops events? Those are just a few of the exciting educational and social programs that ABF offers in the Anza-Borrego region throughout fall, winter and spring.
For more information and links to registration, click on any of the upcoming event listed below. You can also browse our programs using the Events Calendar.
- Date:Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 4:30pm to Sunday, November 30, 2014 - 1:00pm
Join ABF for our inaugural Bikes & Brews in Blair Valley!Date:Saturday, December 6, 2014 - 10:00am
Join astronomer Dennis Mammana for a leisurely hike into the ruggedly beautiful Borrego Badlands and, along the way, hear some wonderful stories about our nearest celestial neighbor.Date:Saturday, December 6, 2014 - 4:00pm to 8:30pm
On this tour we will see thousands of snow geese and many other migratory waterfowl, geothermal power plants, vast salt and mud flats, 50 million barnacles, and some strange and mysterious geologic features which are making quite a splash.Date:Sunday, December 7, 2014 - 8:00am to 4:00pm
This class will give students an appreciation of how the Native Peoples of the Colorado Desert and the bordering mountain ranges viewed, and still view, the lands in which they lived and live. This is a holistic look at how people who consider themselves part of the natural world use and care for that world.Date:Friday, December 12, 2014 - 6:00pm to Saturday, December 13, 2014 - 5:00pm
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