Plein Air Schedule for November 2020

We meet Thursdays 11am – 1pm and welcome all artists. In keeping with COVID-19 state requirements, we ask all to bring and wear a face mask in public or whenever within six feet of anyone else. Please distance yourself from others at the sites.

November 5: End of Crest Ave. Pt. Richmond From Berkeley or El Cerrito take 580 West to Canal Blvd. Sharp left onto S. Garrard, right onto E. Richmond Ave, Left on Washington. When you reach the crest of the hill you are at Crest Ave. Turn left and drive to the end of the road.

November 12: Lake Temescal North Entrance 6500 Broadway, Oakland Take Ashby Avenue past the Claremont Hotel, which changes to Tunnel Road. Stay in the left lane and follow signs for Highway 24 Walnut Creek. Make a left turn at the light. Go up the hill and make a right turn on the overpass and another right onto Broadway. Do not get on the freeway. Drive 0.6 mi. and make a left turn into the parking lot at a big sign “Temescal Recreation Area”. There is a kiosk but usually no attendant taking fees during the week. There are bathrooms.

November 19: Tilden Regional Park, Inspiration Point From BERKELEY take I-80 to the University Exit and go east towards campus. Turn left onto Oxford St., right onto Rose St., and left onto Spruce St. Follow Spruce uphill until it turns into Wildcat Canyon. At the Grizzly Peak Blvd intersection continue straight and follow Wildcat Canyon past the Brazilian Room and the Regional Parks Botanic Garden, following the signs to Inspiration Point. Meet in the parking lot to the left. Bathrooms are open.