Docent Quarterly Zoom Meeting, March 13

Our next Docent quarterly meeting will be held on Zoom at 10 AM on March 13. Our colleague, Dr. Peter Meyerhof, will present a lecture, “A Tour of the Sonoma […]

March 18 Lecture, “Native American Ranchos in Northern California”

Prof. Damian Bacich of San Jose State University will present a Zoom lecture at 7 PM on March 18,”Native American Ranchos in Northern California.” Dr. Bacich is the founder of […]

Docent Organization Quarterly Meeting

Our first quarterly docent meeting of 2021 was held on Zoom on Saturday, January 16th.  Sixteen people were in attendance. Highlights of the meeting include: Vera Svalgaard provided an overview […]

Suggested Reading for Docents

Docent Library Corner Alas, our little library is closed due to the Coronavirus, but that does not mean that docents can’t do some reading about California history!  Here is a […]

Jerry and Diane Pozo Donate Bench at Shollenberger Park

SPParks docent Jerry Pozo and his wife, Diane, have donated a bench at Shollenberger Park in Petaluma, a favorite viewing location for birdwatchers. Installation was delayed by the pandemic but […]

Barracks Gift Store Winter Break

The Barracks Gift Store will close for Winter Break from Monday January 4, 2021 and reopen on Thursday January 14, 2021 at 10AM.

The Firefighter Bear has arrived at the Barracks Gift Store

The Firefighter Bear was designed with gratitude, for all the First Responders, who have fought so hard to protect the lives and property of Californians affected by the wildfires. Made […]

Online Resources from State Parks

Emily Walski, Guide 1, State Parks, wants us to check out the many virtual tours of California history and of our State Parks that are available to us online:  On-Demand […]

COVID-19 Closures

Most of the areas of the historic parks are now closed. The Barracks Gift Store is open Thursday through Monday. See the California State Parks Website for more information. Sonoma […]

SPParks AGM on Zoom

On November 12, SPParks held its 2020 Annual General Meeting in virtual mode – an online Zoom meeting attended by thirty four members. The session was crafted by Dave Brummett […]