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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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Morning Bird Walk (February)

February 19, 2020

Join our experienced naturalist leader Rebecca Coulter watching the diverse and beautiful bird species at the Garden!

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Family Nature Nights (February)

February 21, 2020

Join Education staff for a moonlight exploration of the Garden including night hikes, shadow puppetry, wildlife observation, and skygazing.

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Forest Bathing (February)

February 22, 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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Botany Basics Series

February 22, 2020 - March 14, 2020

Join the Garden for this crash course on botany!

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Botany Basics: Vegetative Structures

February 22, 2020

Learn the basics of how plants grow and get an overview of vegetative morphology.

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What's That Plant?: Tucker's Grove

February 23, 2020

On this field trip Director of Education and Engagement, Scot Pipkin, will guide you on an easy hike on a local trail and introduce you to the common plants of this region.

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Botany Basics: Reproductive Structures

February 29, 2020

Learn the basics of seeded plant reproduction including the development and structure of cones, flowers, and fruits.

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Botany Basics: Intro to Plant Families

March 7, 2020

Learn the basics of plant diversity and 10 of the most common flowering plant families in California.

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