Image of Abutilon taken by Carol Bornstein

Summer Sips: Designing Native Gardens

August 11, 2018

Explore design tips for native gardens from Carol Bornstein.

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Meditation with Sound

August 12, 2018

Join us for this soothing meditation through the vibrations of various instruments such as Tibetan/Crystal singing bowls, voices, bells and rattles.

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The Blaksley Library

Free Seniors Day (August)

August 15, 2018

Our sponsor, Welch-Ryce-Haider invites those 60 and better to enjoy the Garden admission free all day. 

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Trails 'n' Tails

August 18, 2018

The Garden is going to the dogs! Celebrate our favorite four-legged friends at this annual event. 

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Bringing the Wild Inside

August 24, 2018

Create a beautiful flower arrangement to take home using California Native Plants. Perfect for beginner to advanced floral designers.

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Image of Pine taken by Tricia Klein

Garden Tour: California Conifers

August 25, 2018

Experience the Garden’s magnificent trees on this free specialty tour focusing on some of California’s conifer species.

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Herbal Medicine of Riparian Plants

September 1, 2018

Join local herbalist, Emily Sanders, and learn about some of the medicinal uses of native riparian plants.

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Gardening Under Oaks

September 1, 2018

The Garden’s head horticulturist and certified arborist Bruce Reed leads a discussion of the do’s and don’ts of gardening alongside the Central Coast’s premier shade tree. 

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California Naturalist Program

September 5, 2018 - November 14, 2018

Join us for this innovative program developed to foster a committed corps of volunteer naturalists and citizen scientists.

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Pruning Natives Demystified

September 8, 2018

Take some of the mystery out of pruning and maintaining your natives with this informative workshop led by Garden Horticulturist Bruce Reed. 

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