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Botanical Illustration Series with Linda Vorobik

May 14, 2016 - June 5, 2016

We are excited to announce two fabulous botanical illustration workshops by Dr. Linda Ann Vorobik

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Image of Santa Rosa Island taken by Sally Isaacson

Santa Rosa Island Trip

May 23, 2016 - May 27, 2016

SOLD OUT! After 3 years, the Garden is returning to Santa Rosa Island for this 5-day trip

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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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Summer Sips: Illustrating the Catalina Flora

May 28, 2016

Celebrate completion of our new Catalina Island Flora.

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Botanical Watercolor or Gouache

June 4, 2016 - June 5, 2016

Basic botanical painting through creating plant portraits using watercolor and/or gouache with Linda Vorobik

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image of Juniper bonsai by Tom Post

Create Your Own Bonsai

June 11, 2016

We'll give you everything you need to take home your own unique bonsai

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Teahouse and Garden (June)

June 11, 2016

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

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Image of Morning Bird Walk taken by Geege Ostroff

Summer Morning Bird Walk (June)

June 15, 2016

Join our experienced naturalist leader Rebecca Coulter watching the diverse and beautiful bird species at the Garden!

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Image of Salix babylonica taken by Bob Haller

Native Herbal Medicine

June 18, 2016

Many of our California native plants have traditional uses. Join Emily Sanders to explore some in your own backyard.

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Summer Sips: Intergalactic Plant Interactions

June 18, 2016

Dr. Christopher Lortie uses Star Wars themed humor to explore ecology.

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