Lectures & Symposia

The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden sponsors lectures and special events featuring local experts, scientists, and horticulturists from around the world who address topics of local and general interest. The Garden offers occasional lecture series that focus on specific areas of interest for the Santa Barbara community. Information about currently scheduled lectures and special events is available in the Leaves of Learning portion of the Ironwood. Contact the SBBG Registrar or phone (805) 682-4726 ext. 102
To view all items on the Garden calendar at a glance, check the Program Calendar 

Shrub border with Ceanothus 'Julia Phelps' and silver foliage native plant Salt Bush (Atriplex lentiformis brewerii) in drought tolerant Southern California garden on hillside with oaks, daffodils and mulched path Copyright ©Saxon Holt/PhotoBotanic

The Photographers Eye

April 9, 2016

Revealing the beauty of native plant gardens with Saxon Holt

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CNPS Channel Islands Meeting (May)

May 17, 2016

CNPS welcomes Director of Education, Frederique Lavoipierre

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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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