Sierra Club 20s & 30s - All Events For January 2018
    Sunday January 21, 2018 2:54 AM
 
Title: O1 - Playa Del Rey Urban Hike
Sponsoring Section: 20s & 30s Section
Start Date/Time: 01/09/2018 07:00 PM Reservation Required: No
End Date/Time: 01/09/2018 09:25 PM Reservation Deadline: N/A
Activity Type: Walk Space: Unlimited
Difficulty Level: Easy Fee: $0 (SC) | $0 (Non SC)
Location:
Playa Del Rey
Playa Del Rey, CA
Coordinator(s):
Greg Klinger
John Wilson
 
Description:
Do you need a break in your workweek? Does the thought of hiking along the beach and adjacent hills brighten your spirits? Then join us for the Playa Del Rey conditioning walk. Afterwards we will stop by a local restaurant for refreshments (MO’s).

The walk is 5 miles round trip, with about 200 ft gain and loss.

Directions to meeting point: Go West on Culver Blvd, to Nicholson, turn Left (Note: Nicholson turns into Pershing) and continue on Pershing to Waterview (1/2 mi), turn Right to top-of-the-hill, (corner of Rindge and Waterview). Where the NW corner fence of LAX meets the homes overlooking the ocean. You an also get there from Manchester as well. Easy access to the starting point is also possible from Manchester Ave. and from Vista Del Mar. The fun starts at 7:00pm.

Rain Cancels.

No dogs, please.

Link to starting point: http://www.sc2030singles.org/images/PDR_Walk_Graphic_092009.JPG
 
Cancellation Policy:
N/A
 

Title: O2 - 29th Annual Beginner's Backpacking Course
Sponsoring Section: 20s & 30s Section
Start Date/Time: 01/22/2018 Reservation Required: Yes
End Date/Time: 01/22/2018 Reservation Deadline: 04/15/2018
Activity Type: Backpacking Trip Space: 25 (min) | 44 (max)
Difficulty Level: Easy Fee: $0 (SC) | $0 (Non SC)
Location:
La Cresenta
La Cresenta, CA
Coordinator(s):
David Meltzer
Fred Dong
 
Description:

INFORMATIONAL POSTING ONLY-SEE DETAILS BELOW

Have you ever wanted to learn to backpack and get away from the crowds of people? Learn how to backpack in 3 Sunday courses (4/29, 5/6, 5/20) culminating in a trip to a Redwood Forest grove in Sierra Nevada 6/2-3. Course times are 5:00-8:30 PM  (4/29 and 5/20)  and 1:00-4:30 PM (5/6) Learn what to take, latest in equipment, what to do before you leave LA. Backpacking equipment demonstrations, giveaways and refreshments at classes. Attendance Mandatory at 4/29 class to participate on the June trip.   Send contact information, email and phone #,  $50 payable to the Sierra Club and mail to David Meltzer, 611 E Pine Ave, El Segundo, CA 90245.  Your check secures your reservation. The Course will be held in La Cresenta. Once your registration is confirmed you will receive more info.This class fills up every year so please be sure to sign up early by sending in your check.  Upon receipt of the check, I will send a confirmation letter to you.  Questions about the class can be addressed to me at dwm@crgpm.comRemember- To participate in the backpacking class you must send in the registration fee. Walk ups the day of class will not be accepted due to the limited size of the class and it fills up early.Cancellation Policy: No refunds once your spot in the course is confirmed

 
Cancellation Policy:
N/A
 

Title: O1 - Playa Del Rey Urban Hike
Sponsoring Section: 20s & 30s Section
Start Date/Time: 02/13/2018 07:00 PM Reservation Required: No
End Date/Time: 02/13/2018 09:25 PM Reservation Deadline: N/A
Activity Type: Walk Space: Unlimited
Difficulty Level: Easy Fee: $0 (SC) | $0 (Non SC)
Location:
Playa Del Rey
Playa Del Rey, CA
Coordinator(s):
Greg Klinger
John Wilson
 
Description:
Description:
Do you need a break in your workweek? Does the thought of hiking along the beach and adjacent hills brighten your spirits? Then join us for the Playa Del Rey conditioning walk. Afterwards we will stop by a local restaurant for refreshments (MO’s).

The walk is 5 miles round trip, with about 200 ft gain and loss.

Directions to meeting point: Go West on Culver Blvd, to Nicholson, turn Left (Note: Nicholson turns into Pershing) and continue on Pershing to Waterview (1/2 mi), turn Right to top-of-the-hill, (corner of Rindge and Waterview). Where the NW corner fence of LAX meets the homes overlooking the ocean. You an also get there from Manchester as well. Easy access to the starting point is also possible from Manchester Ave. and from Vista Del Mar. The fun starts at 7:00pm.

Rain Cancels.

No dogs, please.

Link to starting point: http://www.sc2030singles.org/images/PDR_Walk_Graphic_092009.JPG
 
Cancellation Policy:
N/A
 

Title: O1 - President's Day weekend Death Valley car camp
Sponsoring Section: 20s & 30s Section
Start Date/Time: 02/16/2018 06:00 PM Reservation Required: Yes
End Date/Time: 02/19/2018 09:00 AM Reservation Deadline: 02/14/2018
Activity Type: Camping Trip Space: Maximum of 32
Difficulty Level: Easy Fee: $55 (SC) | $55 (Non SC)
Location:
Death Valley national Park
Furnace Creek, CA
Coordinator(s):
David Hyman
Kevin Schlunegger
John Wilson
Meeting Point:
Furnace Creek campsites 82-86 after 6 pm Feb 16th
 
Description:

This is no ordinary desert!

Death Valley Nat'l Park has more than 3.3 million acres of spectacular desert scenery, interesting and rare desert wildlife, complex geology, undisturbed wilderness and sites of historical and cultural interest.

Bounded on the west by 11,049' Telescope Pk and on the east by 5475' Dante's View, Badwater is the lowest point (-282' below sea level) in the western hemisphere. Hikes to Zabriske Pt, sand dunes,  valley tour, and ghost towns. Meals provided Saturday, Sunday & Monday AM.

Send check to Reservationist Roz Kahn 16300 Calahan St. Sepulveda, Ca 91343-3804:

  • contact phone/email, and $55 check made to SC plus your SC # or visit (sc2030acct@gmail.com) for PayPal
 
Cancellation Policy:
Cancellation Policy: Full refund if canceled 30 days prior to start date; 50 % if canceled 15 to 29 days prior to start date and no refund if canceled 14 days prior to start date. All exceptions to this policy shall be reviewed after completion of the trip.
 

Title: S - Deadline: Sign up to take the Leadership Training Class
Sponsoring Section: 20s & 30s Section
Start Date/Time: 03/31/2018 Reservation Required: Yes
End Date/Time: 03/31/2018 Reservation Deadline: 03/31/2018
Activity Type: Social Event Space: Unlimited
Difficulty Level: Easy Fee: $0 (SC) | $0 (Non SC)
Location:
TBD (but within the LA area)
TBD, CA
Coordinator(s):
Rolf M
Meeting Point:
TBD, but within the LA Area. The event is frequently held at the Eaton Canyon Nature Center in Pasadena, but the April 2018 location has yet to be announced.
 
Description:

Want to become a Sierra Club leader? The required one-day training is offered twice a year and the deadline to sign up is March 31st, 2018.

http://angeles.sierraclub.org/ltc_leadership_seminar

The fee is $25 (I think), but it goes to the seminar, not to the 20's and 30's section.

Questions?  Ask a current leader or email Rolf

rolfm (at) alumni.caltech.edu

 
Cancellation Policy:
N/A
 

Title: S - Leadership Training Course
Sponsoring Section: 20s & 30s Section
Start Date/Time: 04/14/2018 07:30 AM Reservation Required: Yes
End Date/Time: 04/14/2018 04:00 PM Reservation Deadline: 03/31/2018
Activity Type: Social Event Space: Unlimited
Difficulty Level: Easy Fee: $0 (SC) | $0 (Non SC)
Location:
TBD (but within the LA area)
TBD, CA
Coordinator(s):
Rolf M
Meeting Point:
location TBD, but within the LA area. It's frequently held at the Eaton Canyon Nature Center, but the April 2018 location is not known yet.
 
Description:

Want to become a Sierra Club leader? The required one-day training is offered twice a year, including April 14, 2018.

Learn more and then sign up by March 31st at:

http://angeles.sierraclub.org/ltc_leadership_seminar

The fee is $25 (I think), but it goes to the seminar, not to the 20's and 30's section.

Questions?  Ask a current leader or email Rolf

rolfm (at) alumni.caltech.edu

 
Cancellation Policy:
N/A