Category Archives: Volunteer Opportunities

Live in the Moment!


It’s difficult to imagine taking a break from your busy life, with all the responsibilities expected of you; your responsibilities at work need to be fulfilled, the chores need to be accomplished, and the children need to be taken care of before the end of the day. For me, taking a break from my hectic school […]

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Farm Fun

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The summer season approaches which means more family outings and some of us are scrambling for ones that pair education with nature appreciation.  What’s better than a farm?  Xerry reached out this week to share an idea she thought Stroller Hikers would like, I’ve added one of my own, and there are, of course, some […]

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Camp Comments


We heard from a lot of families last week about Amped for Camp.  Some families agreed that the options stretch the gamut, as well as the level of training and experience for the leaders.  Others agreed that it was time to plan for family vacations and camping trips, and appreciated the reminder.   Linda agreed that […]

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Welcome Jyoti and Liz!


Welcome new hike leaders Liz and Jyoti to Stroller Hikes.  Stroller Hikes is a 501-c-3 educational nonprofit charity that depends entirely upon volunteers and community donations.  Jyoti and Liz have graciously stepped up to lead hikes in mid-peninsula (Liz) and the East Bay (Jyoti).  You can find their hikes on the Stroller Hikes Events Calendar […]

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Turkey Trek, Leaders Step, and Craft Prep


We had a stellar turnout to our annual Turkey Trek at Fremont Older (Cupertino/Saratoga) on Thanksgiving morning. It was great to see some old friends and make new ones, as we tackled the grassy hills to rise above Silicon Valley at Hunter’s Point. The smog prevented a clear view to Oakland and San Francisco, but […]

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