Image of Lookout mosaic and California Poppy woodblock print by Patti Jacquemain

Walking through the Seasons (at the Garden)

April 7, 2018 - July 29, 2018

On January 1, 2017, Patti Jacquemain, a Santa Barbara artist, began a one-year project in which she walked over 325 miles throughout and around the Garden.

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Picture of Member Orientation

Member Appreciation Month

July 1, 2018 - July 31, 2018

For the entire month of July, the Garden is celebrating our members!

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Image of Steve Windhager at Pritzlaff Conservation Center taken by Flannery Hill

Member Event: Behind the Scenes Tour

July 22, 2018

SOLD OUT: Explore the Pritzlaff Conservation Center in a behind-the-scenes tour led by Executive Director, Steve Windhager. Members only.

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Image of Members' Full Moon Hike taken by Randy Wright

Member Event: Full Moon Hike

July 27, 2018

SOLD OUT: Enjoy an after-hours hike through the Garden by the light of the full moon! Hikes for all levels available. Members Only!

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Image of Teahouse taken by Kristen Hehnke

Member Event: ShinKanAn Tea Ceremony

July 28, 2018

Observe a traditional tea ceremony, enjoy a bowl of tea, and learn about the history of the Teahouse.

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Image of Quercus agrifolia taken by Tricia Wardlaw

Garden Tour: Oaks of the Garden

July 28, 2018

Join us for this special docent-led tour of California’s remarkable diversity of native oak trees.

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Painting Heave by Cynthia James

The Secret Life of Flowers

August 6, 2018 - November 26, 2018

Cynthia James paints in oil on wood panels and copper playing with reality in a magical style combining techniques used by Bosch and Audubon with a fantastical contemporary edge. Experience the magic in her new exhibition in the Pritzlaff Conservation Center Gallery.

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Image of Volunteers counting rings taken by Randy Wright

Volunteer Orientation (August)

August 6, 2018

Celebrate California native plants with us!

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Painting One Queen Down by Cynthia James

The Secret Life of Flowers Opening Reception

August 9, 2018

Celebrate the opening of the newest exhibition in the Pritzlaff Conservation Center Gallery, The Secret Life of Flowers by local artist Cynthia James.

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Image of Anna's Bench taken by Randy Wright

Poetry in the Garden

August 11, 2018

Families are invited to explore the garden through the eyes of the poet!

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