Summer Sips: Wine & Cheese Lecture Series

Summer Sips Series

May 28, 2016 - September 17, 2016

Summer Sips: Wine & Cheese Lecture Series kicks off its 6th year.

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2nd Annual Member Appreciation Month

July 1, 2016 - July 31, 2016

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

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Tea House and Garden (July)

July 9, 2016

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

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Image of container garden taken by Don Matsumoto

Member Event: Pot a Plant

July 9, 2016

Members are invited to create their very own dish garden

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Eriodictyon capitatum (Lompoc yerba santa) with a checker spot butterfly on it at Vandenberg Air Force Base. Taken by Heather Schneider

Summer Sips: Why Care About Rare Plants?

July 16, 2016

A case for California's most imperiled flora

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Image of Natalie Rossington (right) with Cal Poly graduate student Kristen Nelson (left) in front of the Wardholme Torrey Pine, which is the champion Torrey pine (Pinus torreyana), in Carpinteria. Photo by Kyle Nessen.

CNPS Channel Islands Meeting (July)

July 19, 2016

Natalie Rossington will explore the champion trees of Califronia

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image of Members on the Full Moon Hike taken by Randy Wright

Member Event: Full Moon Hike

July 19, 2016

Members are invited to join us for this special opportunity to see the Garden under the light of a full moon.

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Member Event: Tequila Sunset

July 21, 2016

This upper-level member event includes tequila, margaritas, and cuisine

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Image of Flat Stanley in Monkey Flowers taken by Kate Davis

Family Explorations (July)

July 23, 2016

Search, explore, and discover with Flat Stanley on this month's summer family friendly walk.

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Hand washing ceremony at Japanese Tea House

Member Event: ShinKanAn Tea Ceremony

July 26, 2016

Choose from 3 times to enjoy a special members only tea ceremony

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