Welcome to SPAWNERS
The San Pablo Watershed Neighbors Education & Restoration Society

SPAWNERS is a group of volunteers from our community who are working together to protect San Pablo Creek.

We restore creek banks, remove invasive plant species, plant lovely natives, and help others learn about and appreciate our local creeks.

We invite you to join us. Volunteer or Become a Member

By joining SPAWNERS and volunteering to help care for our creeks you will enrich your life and that of your community by making the San Pablo Creek watershed a special place worth living in.  

SPAWNERS leads a variety of projects and events throughout the year:

El Sobrante Library Creekside Park Project

Wilkie Creek Outdoor Classroom Project

Other Creek Restoration/Stewardship Workdays

Friday Morning Weed Team Workdays

Special Events

Community Meetings

Check the SPAWNERS Calendar: SPAWNERS Calendar

Contact us if you are interested: Contact Us

Upcoming Events

Volunteer Workday
Sat., Mar. 14, 9:30am-noon
at El Sobrante Library.

Join SPAWNERS as we maintain the area around the El Sobrante Library and the San Pablo Creek next to the Library. People with all levels of experience are welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please wear sturdy shoes, comfortable work clothes, and bring a water bottle. SPAWNERS will provide tools, gloves, and snacks.
Groups of 5 or more volunteers need to notify SPAWNERS 3 days prior to a workday at courtney@thewatershedproject.org or (510) 788-0897.

Groups of 10 minor volunteers (under 18 years old) must be accompanied by a supervising  adult.

All children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Every volunteer has to have a valid waiver on file, volunteers under 18 must have their waiver signed by a parent or legal guardian. Click here for waivers.

View our Calendar to learn about other upcoming events