• San Diegp Botanic Garden Classes

Classes

 

All classes are for ADULTS ONLY (18+)

Dear San Diego Botanic Garden Guests,

We are pleased to announce SDBG will be using ActiveNet for class scheduling and payment processing.

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Member discount will be added at checkout.

 

SDBG Class

Open Air Yoga Experience
Thursday, October 17, 9:30 - 10:30 am

Breathe in fresh air while being sheltered by beautiful trees in this unique open air yoga experience. Immerse your senses in the sights and smells of nature. Leave restored and rejuvenated after gently moving your body. Please bring your own mat. 
Cost: Members $20, non-members $24. 
Please register by October 10.

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SDBG Class

Succulent Turtle Workshop
Tuesday, October 22, 9 am – 12 pm

Design a delightful miniature succulent turtle for your garden or table (indoors or out!). Please bring small clippers to class. Instructor: SDBG succulent Wreath Team.

Cost: Members $45, non-members $54. All materials are included.
Please register by October 15.

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SDBG Class

Living Wall / Vertical Garden
Sunday, November 3, 9 am -12 pm

Learn the basics of planting a living wall or vertical garden for your home – indoors or out! We will be planting a 10”x 20” wall with a variety of succulents. Living walls can be created with a multitude of different colors, textures and sizes. The possibilities of striking patterns and unique designs are endless. REGISTER EARLY! These classes will sell out! Instructor: Mary Lou Morgan.

Cost: Members $30, non-members $36, plus an $80 per student materials fee paid directly to the instructor at the class.
Please register by October 27.

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SDBG Class

Miniature Holiday Succulent Tree Workshop
Saturday, November 9, 9 am – 1 pm

Create a special miniature succulent tree for the holidays to display indoors or out! All materials, decorations and metal form are included. Please bring small clippers to class. Instructor: SDBG succulent Wreath Team.

Cost: Members $45, non-members $54. Fee includes materials.
Please register by November 2.

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SDBG Class

Forest / Nature Bathing
Sunday, November 10, 9 -11 am

Shinrin-yoku, or Forest Bathing, is a way of connecting people to Nature. This idea, and the positive health effects of simply being and walking in a state of relaxation in the natural world has undergone significant scientific testing and validation in Japan and Korea. This innovative programming is trending in gardens and nature reserves across the country. Register today! This class will sell out fast! Instructor: Rhana Kozak

Cost: Members $32; non-members $40.
Please register by November 3.

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SDBG Class

Orchid Kokedama Workshop
Sunday, November 10, 10 am – 12:00 pm

Kokedama is a traditional Japanese Living Art form where moss is used as a container for a plant. In this interesting and hands-on workshop, you will learn the skills behind Kokedama and how to make your very own. Please bring your own apron and gloves. Instructor: Kodema Forest.

Cost: Members $20, non-members $24 plus a $38 per student materials fee paid directly to the instructor at the class.
Please register by November 3.

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SDBG Class

Sunflowers – BEGINNERS
Acrylic Painting Class
Saturday, November 16, 1 – 3 pm

Learn how to mix colors with acrylic paint and create a beautiful sunflower field painting. No drawing skills required. All supplies are included. Instructor: Victoria Gobel.

Cost: Members $45, non-members $54, plus a $20 materials fee paid directly to the instructor at the class. Please register by November 9.
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SDBG Class

Open Air Yoga Experience
Thursday, November 21, 9:30 - 10:30 am

Breathe in fresh air while being sheltered by beautiful trees in this unique open air yoga experience. Immerse your senses in the sights and smells of nature. Leave restored and rejuvenated after gently moving your body. Please bring your own mat. 
Cost: Members $20, non-members $24. 
Please register by November 14.

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SDBG Class

Holiday Succulent
12” - 16” Wreath Workshop

Tuesday, December 3, 9 am – 3 pm

Design a beautiful succulent wreath with holiday décor touches just in time for your special annual gatherings! Proudly display your traditional metal wreath on your wall, table or door. Please bring small clippers to the class.
Instructor: SDBG succulent Wreath Team.

Cost: Members $95, non-members $114. Fee includes materials.
Please register by November 26.

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SDBG Class

Living Wall / Vertical Garden
Saturday, December 7, 9 am -12 pm

Learn the basics of planting a living wall or vertical garden for your home – indoors or out! We will be planting a 10”x 20” wall with a variety of succulents. Living walls can be created with a multitude of different colors, textures and sizes. The possibilities of striking patterns and unique designs are endless. REGISTER EARLY! These classes will sell out! Instructor: Mary Lou Morgan.

Cost: Members $30, non-members $36, plus an $80 per student materials fee paid directly to the instructor at the class.
Please register by November 30.

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SDBG Class

Holiday Ornaments – BEGINNERS
Acrylic Painting Class

Saturday, December 7, 1 pm – 3 pm

Learn basic techniques in mixing colors and create a beautiful painting with pine branches and holiday ornaments. Instructor: Victoria Gobel.

Cost: Members $45, non-members $54, plus a $20 materials fee paid directly to the instructor at the class. Please register by November 30.
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SDBG Class

Forest / Nature Bathing
Sunday, December 8, 9 - 11 am

Shinrin-yoku, or Forest Bathing, is a way of connecting people to Nature. This idea, and the positive health effects of simply being and walking in a state of relaxation in the natural world has undergone significant scientific testing and validation in Japan and Korea. This innovative programming is trending in gardens and nature reserves across the country. Register today! This class will sell out fast! Instructor: Rhana Kozak

Cost: Members $32; non-members $40.
Please register by December 1.

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SDBG Class

Open Air Yoga Experience
Thursday, December 19, 9:30 - 10:30 am

Breathe in fresh air while being sheltered by beautiful trees in this unique open air yoga experience. Immerse your senses in the sights and smells of nature. Leave restored and rejuvenated after gently moving your body. Please bring your own mat. 
Cost: Members $20, non-members $24. 
Please register by December 12.

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Ongoing Youth & Adult Programs

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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