Garden Casitas: Playhouses Designed with Nature in Mind

Garden Casitas: Playhouses Designed with Nature in Mind

July 1, 2019 - February 29, 2020

A fun, family-friendly exhibition of original playhouses, built with nature in mind. 

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Advanced Plant Identification

January 10, 2020 - February 7, 2020

Do you want to expand your plant identification skills? Join Botanist Mary Carroll to learn botanical terminology, hone your observational skills, learn how to use a dichotomous key, and discover the awe-inspiring details of plants under magnification.

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Forest Bathing (January 2 of 2)

January 25, 2020

Allow yourself to be immersed in the serenity of a still and quiet morning on a forest bathing walk lead by Certified Forest Therapy Guide Carrie Drevenstedt.

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What's That Plant?: Stevens Park

January 26, 2020

Director of Education and Engagement, Scot Pipkin, will guide you on an easy hike and introduce you to the common plants of this region.

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Herb Walk: Infused Oils & Salves

February 1, 2020

Join local Herbalist Emily Sanders to learn about native California plants that can be prepared as infused oils, salves, and other topical remedies for everyday ailments.

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Bring the Wild Inside

February 7, 2020

What's better than a Valentine's Day arrangement for your sweetheart? A Valentine's Day arrangement of native California plants made by YOU! Learn the basics of flower arrangement, experiment with different native foliage, and create your own bouquet just in time for Valentine's Day.

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Teahouse and Garden (February)

February 8, 2020

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

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Morning Brew & Botany (February)

February 9, 2020

Rise and shine with new and old friends at this morning gathering, half social hour, half enlightening presentation.

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Greet the Day Stroll (February)

February 13, 2020

Greet the day while building your nature knowledge on this morning walk with our Director of Education and Engagement Scot Pipkin.

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Thomas Fire Recovery Recruitment

Thomas Fire Recovery: Community Science Training

February 15, 2020 - February 29, 2020

The Garden needs YOU to help map over 300 miles of local trails that were affected by the Thomas and Whittier Fires as a Citizen Scientist.

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