Category Archives: Camping in the Presidio

IMG_1729 BEETS Rough it in the Presidio

May 23rd, 2017

On March 25 and 26, 2017 the BEETS (Band of Environmentally Educated and Employable Teens) went off camping in the Presidio. After setting up the campsite and Tents, they enjoyed lunch and had a team building activity.In the afternoon they walked down to the Presidio Nursery for a tour and planting activities. One of the … Continue reading BEETS Rough it in the Presidio

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3.26.16-BEETS-Camping_IMG_5958 Camping with the BEETS

April 11th, 2016

Our Spring cohort of BEETS had an overnight camping experience on Saturday and Sunday, March 26-27, 2016. The goals of the trip were: to have fun, learn about the environment, learn more about each other, bond together, and try something new. The Presidio shuttle picked up the youth at John Muir School and drove them … Continue reading Camping with the BEETS

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6.16.15-BEETS-Camping_Presidio_-MT_IMG_20150617_100913885_HDR BEETS Camping in the Presidio

June 21st, 2015

On Tuesday and Wednesday, June 16-17, the summer cohort of BEETS when over night camping in the Presidio at Rob Hill Campground. In the afternoon they took a hike to the Presidio Nursery, and met with three park leaders, Desmond Murray, Nursery Community Coordinator, and Danielle Jolette and Hillary Kato, full-time interns in the program. … Continue reading BEETS Camping in the Presidio

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BEETS Go Camping

June 21st, 2014

On Tuesday and Wednesday, June 17-18, 2014 the summer BEETS (Band of Environmentally Educated and Employable Teens) went to the Presidio for a great experience of camping overnight. As a kick-off event for the summer BEETS interns, the goal was to provide a safe and fun time to get to know peers and to experience … Continue reading BEETS Go Camping

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Spring 2014 BEETS Graduation

May 12th, 2014

On May 1, 2014 the Spring cohort of BEETS (Band of Environmentally Educated and Employable Teens) had their graduation at the Hayes Valley Apartments Community Room. Congratulations to Darwin Cruz, Wendy Guan, Roderick Irby, Joana Juan, Venyse Sims, Kyle Taylor-Patterson, Angelica Tillman, Naomi Tong, Hakim Tookes, Dexter Tan, Deante Traylor-Manigo, and Juan Villalta. Family, friends, … Continue reading Spring 2014 BEETS Graduation

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BEETS Camping with Backyard Bound-GGNP

April 20th, 2014

by Rodrick Irby, current BEET Intern The CommunityGrows BEETS (Band of Environmentally Educated and Employable Teens), as well as high school teens from all across the Bay Area, attended the Backyard Bound overnight camping trip in the Presidio on Saturday and Sunday, April 12-13, 2014. The purpose of this trip was not only to build … Continue reading BEETS Camping with Backyard Bound-GGNP

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