Current Events at SBBG
Annual Fall Plant Sale: September 27 - November 2, 2014
With thousands of plants from the many habitats of California, the Garden’s annual sales dwarf all other native plant events on the Central Coast. Considering replacing your lawn or some of you water-loving planting beds? Most California natives are drought resistant. This event kicks-off with a ticketed Members-only preview party the night before the public sale begins.
Fall Wine Raffle: September - November, 2014
Got Wine? Donate a bottle of your favorite wine and help us raise funds for the Garden.
The Garden will raffle cases of wine donated by supporters, like you - and we’re collecting bottles now!
All donations are tax deductible.
Landscape for Life: 5-week course, October 14 - November 11
How to work with nature in your garden
Classes will meet on October 14, 21 & 28, November 4 & 11
Our newest certificate program was developed at the Ladybird Johnson Wildflower Center. Five classes cover all aspects of sustainable landscape, including soil and water resources, plant choices, design and installation - using native plants in drought-tolerant, ecologically healthy home gardens.
New Volunteer Orientation: October 6, November 3, December 1
5:00pm-6:30pm Blaksley Library
Do you know someone who is interested in becoming a Garden volunteer?
Volunteer orientations are held every month on the first Monday.
- Learn about the diverse volunteer opportunities and the simple steps required to get started
- Experienced volunteers are welcome to attend
- Bring a friend and get the behind the scenes tour!
Celebrate California native plants with us!
Special Membership Promotion
Purchase a new membership or renew your current membership now to receive this offer!
Buy your membership online -or- call our Membership Department (805) 682-4726 ext. 110
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The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden is enrolled in the AmazonSmile program.
AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as Amazon.com. The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the Garden.