Press Room

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Please review our recent press releases:

image of Kathleen Crocetti art piece installed at SBBG, photo by Stacy Bloodworth

Santa Barbara Botanic Garden Announces “Summer Art in the Garden” Installation

May 9, 2012

The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden welcomes the installation of 10 original stained glass-on-glass works created by award-winning Santa Cruz-based artist Kathleen Crocetti
June 15th through Labor Day 2012

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Santa Barbara Botanic Garden Announces EV Charging Station Installed

March 23, 2012

The First EV Charging Station in the County Installed through the EV Project Set to Open This Friday, March 23, 2012 at 10:30am

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image of SBBG Campbell Bridge after the Jesusita Fire, photo by John Wardlaw

Campbell Bridge Rebuild

January 10, 2012

The Garden Reaches Halfway Mark on Historic Campbell Bridge Rebuild
$40,000 More is Needed to Begin Construction on this Vital Structure Lost in Jesusita Fire

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Garden Announces New Director

October 19, 2010

Today, the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden announced that Dr. Steve Windhager has accepted the position as the Garden’s new President and CEO.

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