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Herbs for First Aid Solutions: Kits

June 9, 2018

Create your own herbal first aid kit for cuts, scrapes, burns, bites, and stings.

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Image of Oak taken by Edward Schneider

Summer Sips: Oaks in Agriculture

June 9, 2018

A look at the potential of oak woodlands and savannahs across California, with the intention of supporting broad landscape regenerative agriculture. 

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Summer Sips: Wine & Cheese Lecture Series

Summer Sips Series

June 9, 2018 - August 11, 2018

Summer Sips: Wine & Cheese Lecture Series kicks off its 8th year.

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Morning Bird Walk (June)

June 20, 2018

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

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Join us for flower arranging.

Free Senior Day (June)

June 20, 2018

A Destination for Seniors All Year Round:  For the fourth year in a row our generous sponsor,  Wel

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Rare Plant Treasure Hunt: Cliff Aster

June 22, 2018

Search along Buckhorn Rd. for the Carmel Valley Cliff Aster

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Image of Ceanothus megacarpus in flower on hillsides of Rattlesnake Canyon taken by Steve Junak

Trails Less Traveled

June 23, 2018

Rattlesnake Canyon: Join naturalist Alan Prichard on an exploration of the geology (and archeology!) of lower Rattlesnake Canyon.

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Herbal Medicine of Sage Scrub Chaparral

July 7, 2018

Many of our California native plants have traditional uses. Join Emily Sanders and learn about some of the medicinal uses of native plants in the sage scrub chaparral plant community.

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Image of Calochortus fimbriatus taken by Heather Schneider

Rare Plant Treasure Hunt: Mariposa Lily

July 14, 2018

Search for the rare Late-Flowered Mariposa Lily at Tunnel Rd. up to Inspiration Point.

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Image of Fraser Point on Santa Cruz Island taken by Kate Davis

Summer Sips: Botanical Treasures of Santa Cruz Island

July 14, 2018

Join us as island expert Steve Junak takes us on a historical and botanical tour of this amazing island.

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