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Twilight at Fernandez Ranch
1081 Christie Road Martinez, CA 94553
Thursday, August 8 — 5:30 pm-9:30pm

John Muir Land Trust presents… Twilight at Fernandez Ranch

A community event to experience the agricultural heritage and natural wonders of the East Bay Hills. Free, open to the public and kid friendly! Come enjoy wildlife, stargazing, hiking, music, food, and more!

JMLT Twilight at Fernandez Ranch is open to the public, free of charge, and ADA accessible. To ensure comfortable viewing, guests should bring a blanket and/or chair and flashlight. Budding and experienced photographers alike are encouraged to bring a camera to capture the evening beauty of Fernandez Ranch. Your photograph may be selected for JMLT’s website!

Schedule of Events

5:30 – 8:00pm
Meet and Greet with Llamas of Circle Home
5:30 – 8:00pm
Reptile Show and Touch with East Bay Vivarium
5:30 - 8:00pm
Face Painting by Alana Dill
5:30 - 8:00pm
Come learn about locally grown fruits and veggies with the Martinez Farmers’ Market
5:30 - 8:00pm
Learn about native wildlife with East Bay Regional Park District
5:30 - 8:00pm
Learn about local native plants and ecosystems with California Native Plant Society
5:30 - 8:00pm
Learn about rivers and streams with Resource Conservation District
5:30 - 8:00pm
Learn about John Muir as a local fruit rancher, family man and writer with the National Park Service
5:30 – 8:00 pm
Food available for purchase by Golden Gate Gyro and Canasta Kitchen
5:30 – 8:00pm
Other games and activities with John Muir Land Trust
5:45 - 7:15pm
Pacing the Planets Hike - Explore the property with JMLT and vizzit.co
7:00 – 8:00 pm
Meet and Greet CA Wildlife with Lindsay Wildlife Experience
7:30pm
Ice cream
7:30 – 9:30pm
Stargazing with Eastbay Astronomical Society
8:00pm
Astronomy Talk by Eastbay Astronomy's David Prosper – at telescopes
8:30pm
Fado—traditional Portuguese songs—with internationally acclaimed artist Ramana Vieira

For more information call (925)387-8738 or email Hannah@jmlt.org

Learn about Volunteering at Twilight

GETTING TO FERNANDEZ RANCH

By Smartphone: This address takes you to the Fernandez Ranch entrance and parking lot: 1081 Christie Road, Martinez, CA 94553
From I-80: Head east on Highway 4. Take the first exit after the Franklin Canyon Golf Course onto Christie Road. Use caution; Christie Road is a minor exit off of Highway 4. Fernandez Ranch is .7 miles down Christie Road on your right.
From Martinez: Head west on Highway 4. Take the Franklin Canyon Exit. Turn left and merge onto Highway 4 eastbound. Take the first exit after the Franklin Canyon Golf Course onto Christie Road. Use caution; Christie Road is a minor exit off of Highway 4. Fernandez Ranch is .7 miles down Christie Road on your right.