Artwork by Jane Gottlieb, Easy Living

Jane Gottlieb's Fantasy Gardens

April 14, 2017 - August 3, 2017

The Garden's Gallery will host Jane Gottlieb’s marvelous garden photographs - magical images from around the world that transcend the norms of both reality and color.

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Image of Christy Beach taken by Fran Yanor

Santa Cruz Island Lecture Series

May 25, 2017 - June 22, 2017

Ever wonder what’s going on at Santa Cruz Island? Five evenings of presentations and movies about the science, history and culture of this amazing place.

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Image of Woodrat Nest at Burton Mesa taken by Tricia Wardlaw

Garden Tour: Big-eared Woodrat Nests

May 27, 2017

Come learn about these cute critters and see some of their houses in the garden.

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Image of the Meadow at the Garden by Carissa Luminess

Native Birds & Blooms in Watercolor

June 3, 2017

Create a lyrical watercolor from life and photos using vibrant india inks of flowers and birds in the garden.

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Volunteer Orientation (June)

June 5, 2017

Celebrate California native plants with us!

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Image of Mel Ikeda taken by Joe Olson

Create Your Own Bonsai

June 10, 2017

Everything you need to take home your own unique bonsai

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Picture of Tea House

Teahouse and Garden (June)

June 10, 2017

Visitors and members are welcome to experience our ShinKanAn Teahouse and Garden.

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Image of a Bug Hotel taken by Stephanie Ranes

Build a Bug Hotel

June 17, 2017

A hands-on workshop using natural materials to build a "hotel" that can provide a habitat for garden insects. Great for all ages.

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Summer Sips: Wine & Cheese Lecture Series

Summer Sips Series

June 17, 2017 - September 16, 2017

Summer Sips: Wine & Cheese Lecture Series kicks off its 7th year.

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Image of Rock Creek penstemon taken by Frederique Lavoipierre

Summer Sips: Rock Creek Wildflowers

June 17, 2017

Join the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden for the first Summer Sips lecture of the year.

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