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SELS Picnic!

Enjoy a day of food, sports, and leisure as we BBQ and play baseball, frisbee, and more! SELS instructors Joyce Podevyn and Matt Barclay are organizing a trip to Codornices Park for interested students.

The Park is near Berkeley Rose Garden, which has tremendous views of the bay, SF, and its bridges. Bring a camera and blankets to lay out on the lawns!

Date: Friday, July 24th, 2015.
Time: 11:30 am (meet on campus) – 3:30 pm (return to campus)
Place: Meet on the front steps of Wheeler Hall.
Transportation: AC Transit Bus 65 from campus to Codornices Park.
Cost: $10 for lunch. The bus will be free with your Cal student ID.

Tentative Schedule:
11:30 – 12:00 pm: travel
12:00 – 2:00 pm: BBQ, games, and chillaxing
2:00 – 3:00 pm: hike around Cordonices Park and the Rose Garden
3:00 – 3:30 pm: pack up and catch the bus back to campus

Things to bring (optional!) :
– Two layers of clothing (sweater).
– Any special snacks you might like.
– Anything you’d like to play with in the park (balls, frisbees, cards, games, etc).
– Music, music players
– Blankets for laying on the grass

Signups: Sign up and purchase tickets at the SELS Office in 112 Wheeler Hall. Tickets are available from July 13th through July 23rd. There is a maximum of 25 students that can come, so sign up quickly!

If you have questions, contact Matthew Barclay at