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2015 Native Plant Week

Numerous activities will be held in Marin County in conjunction with and recognition of the Fifth Annual California Native Plant Week (CNPW) – April 11-19. The Marin Chapter of CNPS is involved with and sponsoring many of these. More information is being posted on this website as events are finalized, so please check back periodically.

In September 2010, the California State Assembly and Senate established California Native Plant Week as the 3rd week of April each year The desire is to encourage community groups, schools, and citizens to undertake appropriate activities to promote the conservation, restoration, and appreciation of California’s native plants.


The Marin Chapter of the California Native Plant Society is sponsoring and supporting a variety of events for California Native Plant Week, April 11 through 19. These include a native plant sale, volunteering opportunities, hikes, workshops, presentations (including the Chapter meeting), tours, and a one-day event to celebrate California’s oak woodlands. Events are listed below by type of event and by date (List by date and List by event type). This website’s Events Calendar also lists the events.

Click on the image on the left for a letter-sized brochure: 
Also listed here is information about Native Plant Week along with a way to find out about events elsewhere in California.
Come back here periodically to find out more!
Some events require pre-registration and there is a fee associated with some events; this is explained here.

Events listed by type (the date for each event is a link for more detail):

Events listed by date (the event name is a link for more detail):

Preregistration and fees:

  • *$ – There is no fee but a donation is requested
  • # – Pre-registration is required
  • #$ – Preregistration is reuired and there is a mandatory fee

California Native Plant Week is the 3rd week of April each year. For a list of events throughout the state, see here.

In September 2010, the California State Assembly and Senate approved a resolution establishing California Native Plant Week as the 3rd week of April each year; you can see more state-wide information at this page on the state organization’s website (inlcuding information about the legislature’s resolution).

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