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 

image of C. jolonensis type locality (21) with bees

CNPS Channel Islands Meeting (November)

November 20, 2018

This month: Search and Rescue: The Hunt for Jolon Clarkia

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Butterfly pollinating Cirsium occidentale var. californicum by Bob Muller

Seventh Annual Santa Barbara Botanic Garden Conservation Symposium

February 2, 2019

The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden would like to invite you to the Seventh Annual Conservation Symposium themed Trailblazing Women in Conservation 

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