Sick Plant Clinic
Saturday, March 6, 9 am - noon
The Buzz on Native Bees
Saturday, March 6, 1 - 3 pm
Join UC Berkeley Professor Gordon Frankie for an afternoon talk on our native bee populations. Presentation followed by a walk in the Garden with Professor Frankie and his graduate students.
$10, $5 members, Registration required.
Author Series: Golden Gate Gardening
Sunday, March 14, 1 - 3 pm
Be re-inspired to grow delicious food year-round with Pam Peirce
. Bring your gardening questions. Useful handouts included. A booksigning will follow.
Free with Garden admission; Books available at the event.Fern Walk with Chris Carmichael
Thursday, March 18th, 1 pm
$10 (includes Garden admission), Free for MembersAn Introduction to Botanical Art
Thursday and Friday, March 18 and 19, 10 am - 4 pm
two-day class will teach you to observe, measure and draw plants in
great detail with botanical accuracy. Work with graphite, colored
pencils and watercolor. Led by renowned artist Catherine Watters
. All levels welcome. (Note other venues charge twice as much for this class with Watters.)
$125, $115 members, Registration required, Suppy ListFiber and Dye Exhibit
Saturday, March 20 - Sunday, April 4, 10 am - 4 pm
Visit our special display
of plant fibers and dyes from around the world.
Free with Garden admission."Drinks to Dye For" Reception
Saturday, March 20, 4 - 8 pm
Celebrate the return of our Fiber & Dye Exhibit
at this lively and colorful reception.
$10, $7 MembersAuthor Series: Succulent Container Gardening Workshop
Monday, March 22, 6 - 8 pm
Enjoy a glass of wine and learn everything you need to know to create stunning container displays of exceptionally waterwise plants with Debra Lee Baldwin
. Includes a demonstration of planting a container garden and a special sale of succulents and books. One lucky attendee will go home with the demonstration garden!
$30, $25 Members, Registration requiredButterfly Walk
Tuesday, March 23, 3 - 4 pm
Sally Levinson, Garden volunteer propagator, docent and caterpillar
lady as she guides you through the collection in search of butterflies.
Free with Garden admission; Space is limited; Registration required; Children welcome
Spinning with Eco-Fibers
Saturday, March 27, 1 - 4 pm
Learn to make beautiful yarns using a drop spindle
with the guidance and instruction of Kristine Vejar. Price includes fiber & instruction; bring your own spindle or purchase one for $18.
$40, $35 Members, Registration required
Native Plant Dyes
Sunday, March 28, 10 am - 4 pm
Ecological Artist Rebecca Burgess leads a day long exploration in native plant dyes. Learn everything from harvesting to preparing fibers to producing beautiful textiles with natural color.
$75, $65 Members, Registration required
Always check the Garden Calendar
for event details and updates.
Reservations are accepted daily, including weekends, 9 am - 4:30 pm.
Call 510-643-2755 x03 for event registration or to purchase/renew a membership.