Bioneers Family Fair

Bioneers Family Fair
Saturday and Sunday | October 21 and 22
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Marin Civic Center, San Rafael

Explore science, nature, and the arts through hands-on experiential education activities led by some of the Bay Area’s leading nature-inspired educators!

  • Meet live owls from the Hungry Owl Project
  • Take a guided nature walk provided by Vida Verde
  • Learn about animal tracks and create your own plaster animal print with Vilda Nature
  • Create your own garden designs, make bird feeders and pollinator seed balls with Daily Acts
  • Make art with natural items facilitated by Lauren Elder
  • Learn about watersheds through hands-on activities from the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration’s Ocean Guardian Schools
  • Learn Pollution Solutions, explore nature artifacts, find a fossil, and make animal masks with the Point Bonita YMCA
  • Have your face painted by “Honeybee” Nutmeg Baker and Kristin Baker
  • Engage in nature-based art with Garden Art Studio After School Program
  • Learn about green science from local credentialed teachers


Or purchase a tandem ticket shared by 2 adults and attend the Bioneers conference while the kids and one adult attend the Family Fair.

The Bioneers Conference is a Family Friendly event. Family Fair activities are free to the public but do not include access to other regular conference keynotes, panels, and workshops. 

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