Category: Education

Kid’s Adventure Day 2018

Applications are here for the Kid’s Adventure Day – May 19th or May 20th.  Download here. Children between the ages of 8 and 16 may participate, but they must be accompanied by an adult.  Space is limited t0 40 kids per day, so please get your applications in by May 11, 2018. We love our…
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Surviving a Self-Defense Shooting

The NRA has put together a guide to help you navigate through the aftermath of a self-defense shooting incident.  No matter how justified, the legal and financial consequences of a shooting can produce devastating and long lasting effects. Coming off the physiological adrenaline rush can make it difficult to make correct decisions.  It is not…
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Pismo Preserve Wildlife Captures – LATO

Here are a few recent photos from our friends at LATO at the Pismo Preserve.

From Our Friends at LATO

On Nov. 4, 100+ 4th graders from Arroyo Grande traveled to Santa Margarita for a special field trip. Nearly 50 people – including 16 Oak Ambassadors, teachers, staff, presenters and volunteers were involved in making this a very successful day. This is a comment from Ocean View School Principal Sarah Butler: Amazing, amazing day.  Thank…
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Learning Among the Oaks

These photos are from Learning Among the Oaks, Pismo Preserve Wildlife. Our club is a proud sponsor of this project.  These photos can also be viewed at the Ocean View Elementary School library. For more information about LATO, click here.  

Mosquitos and Zika.

The World Health Organization has declared a public health emergency of international concern over the Zika virus. Terminix has put together a short video about symptoms.  It’s estimated that 75-80% will not develop symptoms.  Only about 1 in 5 people who are infected with the virus will actually get sick.  The virus has been related…
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Teach Your Children about Gun Safety

Eddie the Eagle is at it again!  You can never be too sure when it comes to gun safety, and we can all be reminded about generic gun safety rules. For tips to teach your children and/or grandchildren about gun safety visit this link.

Hunter’s Safety Courses

California Department – Fish and Wildlife(DFW) – 2016 Hunter Education Courses and Classes. Effective January 2016, all registrations for hunter education courses must be made on-line: www.wildlife.ca.gov. Follow the links for “hunting” and “hunter education,” select “traditional” or “home study/online” for class date and location.  Click on “register” fill out and submit the required personal information.…
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Car Emergency Kit

The NRA has put together a list of emergency items you should have when traveling in extreme heat, extreme cold, and extreme wilderness conditions.  You can never be too prepared, and we encourage you to prepare a car emergency kit for wherever your adventures takes you! Click here for more information.