The Conservancy

WE ARE the volunteers, citizens, business people, and board members who give our time and talents to act as stewards for Guadalupe River Park and Gardens. We are the Guadalupe River Park Conservancy.

 

WE SEE an active, iconic, world-class central park. Our vision encompasses gardens, trails and parks where natives and visitors alike can enjoy open spaces and natural habitats. We see a hub for social interaction, a retreat from urban life, and a place to come together for education, to honor our heritage, for colorful festivals and for physical fitness. We see our unique urban parkland as a flowing ribbon of opportunity – for our economic stimulation, and enhancing the quality of our lives. We see our park as the living centerpiece of a thriving San Jose.

WE CONNECT people with the park. We manage volunteers, we activate programs, we raise awareness, and with that, we raise funds. With careful consideration of The City’s needs, we spearhead and execute the completion of the Guadalupe River Park’s Master Plan.

 

We are the Guadalupe River Park Conservancy. Welcome to your park.

Latest Events

Evening Rose Deadheading

We are looking for volunteers to remove spent blooms every second Tuesday of the month from 5:30-7:30 pm at the Heritage Rose Garden, on Taylor and...

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Historic Orchard Monthly Work Day

Help preserve a portion of the old Santa Clara Valley when orchards stretched across the valley floor. We are looking for volunteers to help ma...

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Classes

Summer Fruit Tree Pruning

Summer is an ideal time to train young trees and encourage optimal fruit production. Summer Fruit Tree Pruning, a sequel to Guadalupe River Park Co...

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Cool Season Vegetable Gardening

Vegetables in the winter? You bet! Here in Santa Clara County we can grow vegetables year round. Join us and Master Gardener Karen Schaffer to lear...

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Bike Ride to Alviso

Join Guadalupe River Park Conservancy’s Executive Director Leslee Hamilton and Ranger Daniel Sanchez, from National Park Service’s Juan Bau...

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Twilight Yoga in the Park

As summer’s warmer weather and longer evenings approach, we look forward to Twilight Yoga in the Park. Join Guadalupe River Park Conservancy ...

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