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SPECIAL EVENTS

Ecke Building

Sculpture
in the Garden

Sculptures from regional artists installed in natural, picturesque setting
Now – April 2015

Free with paid admission
or membership.

This unique exhibition showcases sculptures from 31 talented artists set against the beautiful backdrop of the Garden’s lush and natural 37 acres. Curator Naomi Nussbaum of Naomi Nussbaum Art & Design has orchestrated an eclectic exhibition ranging from functional garden artwork to large abstract pieces with an emphasis on diversity of media and scale. Take a self-guided tour with the Garden’s dedicated Sculpture Map.
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See Our Fair Photos
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Classes

For further information, call 760/ 436-3036 x201

     
   

 

2014

     
SDBG Class  

FREE Members Only Plant Clinic
Permaculture Gardening

Saturday, November 8, 10 – 11 am

Are you interested in sustainable gardening? Learn about the philosophy of permaculture and practices used in the Hamilton Children’s Garden from Garden staff and volunteers.

Cost: Free for Members.
RSVP by calling Jill at 760/ 436-3036 x215.

     
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Succulent Wreath Class
Tuesday, November 18, 9 am – 2 pm

Take home a beautiful succulent wreath that you make yourself. Taught by the Garden’s wreath team. Fee includes materials.

Bring small clippers or scissors to class.

Cost: Members $65, Non-members $78.
Register by November 14.

Succulent Wreath Class

     
SDBG Class  

FREE Composting Workshop
by Solana Center for Environmental Innovation
Saturday, November 22, 10 am – 12 noon

In our two-hour workshop at the Garden, you will learn the basics of backyard composting and vermicomposting (composting with worms). Using trial-tested advice and interactive demonstrations, our expert educators will teach you all you need to know to get started with a bin that fits your needs and lifestyle. We invite you to join us to learn more about composting and how it can benefit your garden, home, and community. Additional workshops are held throughout the County, so there’s sure to be a workshop near you!

Please register in advance at
http://www.solanacenter.org/free-compost-workshops

   

 

2015

SDBG Class

SDBG Class

  WaterSmart Landscape Makeover Series: Saving Water One Zone at a Time
January 10, January 17, January 31 &
February 14/2015


San Diego Botanic Garden, San Diego County Water Authority, and DeLorenzo International are teaming up to offer a WaterSmart Landscape Workshop Series. This FREE series is designed to provide homeowners with a comprehensive overview and the basic skills necessary for the successful conversion of a traditional turf yard in to a WaterSmart Landscape.

For more information and to fill out an application go to: landscapemakeover.watersmartsd.org or email Angela Benson at landscapemakeover@sdcwa.org
     
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Ongoing Youth & Adult Programs

Sculpture in the Garden Now – April 2015
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Docent-led Guided Tours Every Saturday, 10:30 am
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Botanical Printers 1st Sunday of each month, 9:30 am

Bird Watching 1st Monday of each month, 8 am
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For the convenience of our guests a complimentary public access wireless network is available in
San Diego Botanic Garden. No password needed, choose SDBG-Guest login.

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