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Enjoy Matcha: The Urasenke Way of Tea

April 13, 2019

Enjoy the spirit of ShinKanAn Teahouse through this hands-on workshop with a demonstration of the Way of Tea.

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Teahouse and Garden (April)

April 13, 2019

CLOSED: The Teahouse will be closed to the public in April.

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Imge of Water Wise Natives by Billy Goodnick

Designing with Water Wise Natives

April 13, 2019

Learn the steps professional designers use to assure that the finished garden is beautiful, useful and sustainable by using native plants.

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Image of Coal Oil Point by Alan Prichard

Botany in Your Backyard: Coal Oil Point

April 14, 2019

Learn how to identify a handful of common coastal sage scrub and sand dune plants found at Coal Oil Point Reserve.

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Image of Installing Drip Irrigation. Photo provided by Cathie Pare

Hands-on Drip Irrigation Workshop

April 14, 2019

Water wisely by tuning into your garden's needs and tuning up your irrigation system!

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

Santa Cruz Island Trip

April 16, 2019 - April 19, 2019

Celebrate spring on the largest and most diverse of the California Channel Islands. Visit Santa Cruz Island with the Garden for this 4-day trip

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image of a hummingbird in the Desert Section at SBBG, photo by Leonard Porzio

Morning Bird Walk (April)

April 17, 2019

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

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Docent Tours in the Garden

Free Senior Day (April)

April 17, 2019

Welch-Ryce-Haider invites Seniors to be our special guests and enjoy the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden.

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Image of Spring at the Garden by Natalie Love

Botany Basics Series

April 20, 2019 - May 11, 2019

Join the Garden for this crash course on botany!

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Image of Redwood Leaf by Betsy Collins

Botany Basics: Vegetative Structures

April 20, 2019

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

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