Adult Nature Programs

Education Programs for Adults

Join the naturalists at Sulphur Creek Nature Center in a series of programs designed for adults (aged 18 and up) to explore nature up close. Registration is required for the following adult-only nature programs as space is limited. Call (510) 881-6700 for more information.  Our upcoming programs are listed below.  Register Online 

First time registrant? 
Call the H.A.R.D. district office at (510) 881-6700 to set up an account for online registration.  Once your account is created, visit our registration page and search for the program using the barcodes or class numbers listed below. 

You can also browse a variety of other course offerings from H.A.R.D. on this site.

Beavers - Nature's Engineers
Beavers are a keystone species that create habitat and wetlands for us and other wildlife to enjoy.  Learn about how beavers are key to watersheds and creating a rich environment at this special adult nature presentation from Heidi Perryman, founder and president of "Worth a Dam", a non-profit organization supporting the Martinez Beavers.
Cost: $18/person

  • Class # 50988 Sat 9/8,  2:30-4pm
Majestic Owls
Owls are often said to be majestic, regal, and filled with wisdom.  Come experience their habitat and majesty while listening for their sounds in our forest.  Then meet Sulphur Creek's owls up close and learn about their natural history.  Wear walking shoes for this adult only nature program. Cost: $18/person

  • Class # 50989 Sat 10/13,  6:30-8pm
Nature Walk
Embrace the fall with the scent of sage and beauty of fuchsia while yellow billed magpies work and blue birds sing amidst the live oak and buckeye trees.  We'll stop for views of hawks and wildlife along the way.  Meet at the Callippe parking area, at the north end of Clubhouse Drive, Pleasanton.  Wear hiking shoes for this 2.5 mile adult nature excursion.
Cost: $18/person

  • Class # 50990 Sat 11/3,  1-3pm