The Stewards of the Coast and Redwoods is hosting a general orientation on Jan. 28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at its Guerneville office, which will cover available volunteer opportunities in the Russian River area of the Sonoma-Mendocino State Parks District. A general orientation is required for all new volunteers. For more information, contact Jazzy Dingler at or 707-869-9177, ext. 1#.