Coming Events…

Oakland’s Creek-to-Bay Clean-up

Creek-to-Bay-2014-logo-croppedSaturday, Sept 20 at 9:00 am – 12:00 noon

Join Friends of Knowland Park on Saturday, September 20 9:00 am – 12:00 noon in participating in Oakland’s Creek-to-Bay Clean-up. We will clean Knowland Park along the roadside, down to Arroyo Viejo Creek, off Golf Links Road.

We will meet at 9:00 a.m. at the head of the fire road on Golf Links Road across from Elysian Fields Way. There is parking along Elysian Fields Way. Volunteers should wear long sleeves and pants as protection from poison oak. Please wear sturdy shoes, and bring work gloves, a hat, and your water bottle.

If you can come, please email and

Jazz in the Park

Jazz in the ParkSunday, Sept 21 at 1:00 PM

Join us in Knowland Park on Sunday, September 21 at 1:00 pm when the jazz band “Planet Jazz” and their guests will provide entertainment to us all. Bring your family, friends, picnic blankets, chairs, refreshments, sunscreen, and hat, and enjoy great jazz in the beautiful surroundings of Knowland Park.

Planet Jazz will be playing for donations only, so bring some cash to donate to the band for going out of their way to provide us with an afternoon of fun.

Location: Enter Knowland Park through the Cameron Avenue entrance.

Directions: From I-580 exit at 98th, take Golf Links Road up the hill and around the park. Turn R (uphill) on Caloden, which becomes Malcolm. Turn right on Cameron Ave.

Parking: If there is no room near the gate, you can park on Malcolm or adjacent streets. Do not block neighbor’s driveways.

Note: There are no facilities, so if you bring it in, take it back out, and yes, that means no restrooms.