Bob Haller

Plants of California Photography Exhibition

December 7, 2016 - April 7, 2017

Bob Haller's outstanding photographs take you on a botanical trip across California.

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Education Volunteer Training

January 7, 2017 - February 4, 2017

Share your passion for native plants, natural history, and foster the conservation of California’s flora.

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Image of the Jepson Manual taken by Don Matsumoto (1993)

Guide to the Jepson Manual

January 13, 2017 - February 10, 2017

Join botanist Mary Carroll for this hands-on introduction to the mysteries of the Jepson Manual

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Winter Geology Walk Series

January 28, 2017 - April 8, 2017

SOLD OUT: the Geology Walk Series Pass is sold out. Please register for walks individually

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The Carving of Cliffs and Tidepools

January 28, 2017

SOLD OUT: The new moon brings a fine low tide to explore Haskell’s beach in a different direction with Susie Bartz.

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Drawing the Natives

February 2, 2017 - March 9, 2017

Botanical drawing is a time-honored way of studying and appreciating the natural world.

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February 4, 2017 - February 12, 2017

Work as a family to solve puzzles and follow clues in this outdoor game inspired by the popular ‘escape room’ movement.

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Seeds to Soil

February 6, 2017

The basics of native plant propagation taught by Heather Wehnau

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Volunteer Orientation (February)

February 6, 2017

Celebrate California native plants with us!

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Citizen Science Club (February)

February 7, 2017

Would you like to learn more about citizen science at the Garden?

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