Current Events at SBBG
Project Planning and Management for Ecological Restoration
3-day Workshop: September 11, 12 & 13
The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden is pleased to present this special 3-day workshop taught by John Rieger and John Stanley
Attendees will come away with the necessary skills to address most of the issues and challenges of conducting a restoration project and an understanding of how to chart a path that will enhance the likelihood of a successful project.
Filming Sharks and other adventures of a naturalist photographer: September 20
Wine & Cheese Botanical Lecture Series:
September 20, 4-6:00PM
Morgan Ball, founder of Wildlands Conservation Science, talks about some of his favorite nature photographs and how he came to be in the right place at the right time.
For a preview, visit the Morgan Ball Photography website
Wine Sponsor: Sunstone Winery
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. Focus on the use of native plants in drought-tolerant, ecologically healthy home gardens. Learn More
New Volunteer Orientations: September 8, October 6
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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