Through research into the ancestors of Zenas Sikes, who helped found the farming community of Bernardo and ushered in the first generation of commercial agriculture in North San Diego County, the De Anza Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) found that his forefathers had served in the American Revolution. The De Anza… Read More »
Save the date- Saturday, April 21 will be the 6th Annual San Dieguito Lagoon Day, held at the Birdwing Open Air Classroom and hosted by the San Dieguito River Park, San Dieguito River Valley Conservancy, Del Mar San Dieguito Lagoon Committee, UC Santa Barbara Marine Science Institute, and Sky Hunters. Click on the flier below… Read More »
Is one of your new year’s resolutions to volunteer more? Or maybe get fit by hiking or biking more? The San Dieguito River Park is recruiting long-term volunteers and is holding a training on Saturday, March 31. Long-term volunteers are part of our Dust Devil crew, Trail Patrol Program, or educational programs as a docent.… Read More »
Reserve a seat for Valentine Teas today: http://www.sikesadobe.org/. Click the flier below for more information.
After the huge success of the Introduction to Wildlife and Landscape Photography classes in September, October, and November 2017, the San Dieguito River Park and KS Nature Photography is offering intermediate and advanced classes starting in January 2018. Nature Photography Field Workshop I – For Intermediate Photographers Join professional Nature Photographer Krisztina with KS Nature… Read More »
FESTIVE FARMHOUSE A Farmstead Holiday Celebration Sunday, December 10, 2017, 11 AM to 3 PM Remember colored paper chains, stringing popcorn, and making homemade ornaments? Remember the smell of cloves in oranges or mulling spices? Come decorate the 1880s Sikes Adobe Historic Farmstead, and make decorations similar to those of the San Pasqual Valley pioneers… Read More »
The San Dieguito River Park has partnered with Wildlife and Landscape Photographer Krisztina Scheeff (KS Nature Photography) to hold 3 photography workshops at Lake Hodges. The first one is Sunday, September 10, with the next two on Sunday, October 8 and Sunday, November 19. Meet at Del Dios Community Park at 7:30am. For more infomation,… Read More »
The San Dieguito River Park is proud to announce the Sikes Saturday Series. The series will host over 30 presentations and hikes at Sikes Adobe over 4 months starting in January. Every Saturday a morning and afternoon event will take place. The program topics include local history, wildlife, native plants, wilderness survival, mountain biking, gardening,… Read More »
Celebrate fall at the Sikes Adobe Historic Farmstead by joining us for a Harvest Festival! Sunday, November 6th, 11am-3:30pm 12655 Sunset Dr. Escondido, right off I-15 at the Via Rancho Pkwy. exit. Only $3 per person. Lots of family-friendly activities- see our flier below!
UPDATE: Constance Ryan was hired to fill this position. —Original Post Follows— The San Dieguito River Park has an opening for a Sikes Adobe Event Coordinator. This is a part-time, temporary, independent consultant position that is expected to last for a term of 7 months at about 40 hours per month. The Event Coordinator will… Read More »