Monthly Archives: August 2017

Thurman Flat/Mill Creek Clean-up Day Saturday Sept 2

Everyone is welcome at this community event!
Make a difference and join other volunteers to clean up Thurman Flats and ensure Mill Creek stays beautiful and unspoiled.  Join SGWA at the Thurman Flats Picnic Area, Saturday September 2, 9 am to 1 pm.

* Leave No Trace introduction
* Meet Smokey Bear
* Snacks and Beverages for all participants
* Get involved with _Your_ public lands.

Please bring sturdy shoes, sunscreen, gloves and a smile!

After your “hard labor”, drive up to the Barton Flats Visitor Center and do some Christmas shopping! 20% off all Smokey Bear merchandise.

Thurman Flats Picnic Area, Hwy 38 – approximately 3 miles NE of the Mill Creek Ranger Station.

For more info please contact

It’s Christmas plus Labor Day at Barton Flats!

Shop for Christmas at Barton Flats Visitor Center during September 2 through 4, Labor Day weekend.  20% off on all Smokey Bear merchandise!

Forest Festival Saturday August 19th!

Saturday August 19th is the Forest Festival at Barton Flats Visitor Center! Come out and have fun! We have booths for information, arts & crafts, games for kids, gold panning and more! Get a picture with Smokey Bear and try your hand on the cross-cut saw.

10:00 to 4:30, Saturday August 19, at Barton Flats Visitor Center. The Visitor Center is approximately 7 miles east of Angelus Oaks at 41992 CA-38, Angelus Oaks, CA.

Download our flyer and distribute if  you can, the more the merrier!  forest festival 2017

Check out our photos from last year’s festival!