Summer Sips Series

Date: Saturday, June 9, 2018

- Saturday, August 11, 2018

Time: 4:00PM - 6:00PM

Instructor: Multiple Instructors

Location: Courtyard and Blaksley Library

Member Only Series: Summer Sips @ $60.00

Now in its 8th year, Summer Sips brings together the local community for talks about native plants, botanical treasures, agriculture, and more! 

Each event begins with wine tasting paired with delicious appetizers, and conversation with the local sponsoring vintner in the Garden’s Courtyard before ajourning to the Library for our featured presentation. 

  • Presentations are held in the Blaksley Library
  • Attendance is limited, please reserve early
  • Introduce a friend to the Garden by inviting them to join you for a Summer Sips event!
  • Tickets are fully transferable

Members can register for all lectures to receive a discount. See the series list below to register for classes individually.
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Support the Garden by becoming a food or wine sponsor. Contact Natalie Wiezel, Events Coordinator for more information.

Category: 
Lectures
Over 21

Summer Sips Series

Register for all 3 and recieve a discount

Each event begins with wine tasting paired with delicious appetizers and conversation with the local sponsoring vintner in the Garden’s Courtyard. 

  • Presentations are held in the Blaksley Library
  • Attendance is limited, please reserve early
  • Introduce a friend to the Garden by inviting them to join you for a Summer Sips event.
  • Tickets are fully transferable

-or- register for each lecture individually, see dates & event details below:

June 9: Oaks in Agriculture
Jesse Smith 
Winery: Grassini Family Vineyards

July 14: Botanical Treasures of Santa Cruz Island
Steve Junak, Emeritus Herbarium Curator, Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
Winery: TBD

August 11: Designing Native Gardens
Carol Bornstein, Director of the Nature Gardens, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Winery: TBD