We in Santa Barbara are very lucky to have amazing natural history and birding experts available to present to us monthly. Our programs are usually the fourth Wednesday of the month at Farrand Hall at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History unless otherwise noted. The doors open at 7pm with programming starting at 7:30.

Program: Film “Bringing Back the Wild”


Join us this February to see local filmmaker Michael Love’s film on Coal Oil Point Reserve!

Program: Meet Our Wild Birds and Board and Committees


Join us this January when you can meet our wild birds and meet our wild board!

Program: 50th Anniversary of the University of California Natural Reserve System


Join us this November when hear about the 50th Anniversary of UC’s Natural Reserve System.

Program: Enhancing Devereux Slough; Now and in the Face of Sea Level Rise


Join us this October when Dr. Lisa Stratton will speak about UCSB’s North Campus Open Space Restoration Project which includes the former Ocean Meadows Golf Course.

Program: A Fine and Pleasant Isolation Arrival, Survival and Evolution on the Channel Islands


Join us this September when the Santa Barbara Museum on Natural History’s Director of Exhibits takes us time traveling on the Santa Barbara Channel Islands.