Mission: To serve the community by providing a unique horticultural and wildlife habitat experience, and to represent a model of excellence for land reclamation and sustainability.

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Garden Announcements

1 week 4 hours ago

Family Fun Day Flier

Join us for a fun afternoon with musical performances by Latin Grammy Award winners Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band and local artist Heidi Swedberg and the Sukey Jump Band.  Feel free to bring a picnic and blanket for a wonderful day of family fun. 

Event Hours: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Concert Set Times:  2:00 pm - Heidi Swedberg and the Sukey Jump Band
                                3:30 pm - Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band

Cost: Concert is FREE with paid Garden admission. Free for members. 

**First 500 children admitted will receive a Free Admission ticket to the Queen Mary** 

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1 week 7 hours ago
August is sure to round out your summer with the help of our last few concerts until September. Did you miss the class start dates for any series-style classes? Don't worry, walk-in classes are listed below too. Don't miss two of our biggest events of the year coming up this month: Family Fun Day featuring Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band and Heidi Swedberg and The Sukey Jump Band on August 3rd and our 53rd Annual Member's Meeting and Dinner on August 13th. 
 
Click on the links below for more information or visit our Facebook Events Page to invite your friends and family to specific events or classes. Register today to ensure a place in class!
 
2:   Yoga in the Garden (Walk-in Class) – 9:00 am
3:   NEW! Family Fun Day – 1:00 pm
3:   Kids Club: Butterflies – 1:30 pm
5:   Strength and Cardio Fitness (Walk-in Class) – 6:30 pm
7:   Strength and Cardio Fitness (Walk-in Class) – 6:30 pm
8:   NEW! Line Dancing (Walk-in Class) – 10:00 am
9:   Yoga in the Garden (Walk-in Class) – 9:00 am
9:   NEW! Medicine-making Basics: Oils and Salves – 10:00 am
10: NEW! Mosaic Workshops: Birdhouse – 12:00 pm
10: NEW! TrojanFest – 12:30 pm
12: Strength and Cardio Fitness (Walk-in Class) – 6:30 pm
14: Strength and Cardio Fitness (Walk-in Class) – 6:30 pm
15: NEW! Line Dancing (Walk-in Class) – 10:00 am
16: Yoga in the Garden (Walk-in Class) – 9:00 am
19: NEW! Mommy and Me Yoga: Garden Free Days – 10:00 am
20: NEW! Eco Gardner: Eco Garden Care – 3:00 pm
23: Yoga in the Garden (Walk-in Class) – 9:00 am
29: NEW! Line Dancing (Walk-in Class) – 10:00 am
30: Yoga in the Garden (Walk-in Class) – 9:00 am
 
Please register for events and classes through the Guest Services Center - (310) 544-1948.
 

4 weeks 1 day ago

July is finally here with so many exciting and new events! From People’s Place Line Dancing classes to the Freedom 4U Concert or the ever-popular Palos Verdes Symphonic Band Pops Concert, there is much to see in the Garden this month.  Whether you’re feeling crafty, adventurous, or just wanting to kick back with great music, family and friends, it’s all here this month! Keep an eye out next month for one of our favorite events of the year: Family Fun Day featuring Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band and Heidi Swedberg and The Sukey Jump Band on August 3rd!

Click on the links below for more information or visit our Facebook Events Page to invite your friends and family to specific events or classes. Register today to ensure a place in class!

6: Audubon Bird Walk – 8:00 am

6: Mosaic Workshop – Flower Pot – 12:00 pm

6: NEW! Kids Club - Baby Owls - 1:30 pm

11: Oriental Impressionistic Watercolor (Series Begins)-  9:00 am

11: NEW! People’s Place Line Dancing (Series Begins)- 10:00 am

12: Yoga in the Garden (Series Begins) – 9:00 am

13: NEW! Summer Splendor Floral design – 1:00 pm

13: Palos Verdes Symphonic Band Pops Concert – 5:30 pm 

17: Garden Walk: Hidden Trails (Members Only)– 5:00 pm 

19: NEW! Geocaching Workshop  – 1:30 pm 

20: Family Picnic Day: The Greenhouse – 9:00 am

20: NEW! Shop and Learn: California Native Plants – 12:00 pm

20: NEW! Natural Areas “Wings and things” Native American Culture of Palos Verdes – 2:00 pm

26: Small-Space Food Gardening – 9:00 am

26: Herbal Allies for Natural Skin and Hair  – 10:00 am

26-27: NEW! Mosaic 2-day Workshop: Bird Bath  – 1:00 pm

27: NEW! Freedom 4U Concert – 3:30 pm 

AUG 3: NEW! Family Fun Day - 1:00 pm

 

Please register for events and classes through the Guest Services Center - (310) 544-1948.


 

3 months 2 days ago

It’s May and one of our favorite times of the year at the Garden. From the various horticultural shows and sales, to the return of our ever-popular Members Only Garden Walks and Palos Verdes Symphonic Band: Mother’s Day Concert, there is much anticipation for these classic events. We’ve also been working hard to bring you new and innovative events like this month’s Garden Shop and Learn featuring Passion Flowers and expert guest speaker, Jorge Ochoa!

Click on the links below for more information or visit our Facebook Events Page to invite your friends and family to specific events or classes or to get a sneak peak on Summer Classes! 

2: Herbal Healing from Kitchen and Garden (Series Begins) – 12:00 pm

3: NEW! Chen Bing Taijii in the Garden (Walk-in Class) – 10:30 am

4: South Bay Epiphyllum Society Show and Sale – 9:00 am 

4: Kids Club – Plant a Flower for Mom: Zinnia – 1:30 pm 

6: Peewee Picasso – Series 2 (Series Begins) – 9:30 am 

6: Play Dough and Picasso – Series 2 (Series Begins) – 10:45 pm

6Awesome Art – Series 2 (Series Begins) – 5:00 pm

9: National Public Garden Day – 9:00 am

10: CANCELLED South Bay Rare Fruit Growers Sale  

11: Palos Verdes Symphonic Band: Mother’s Day Concert  – 5:00 pm (NEW TIME!)

17 – 18: South Bay Geranium Society Show and Sale – 9:00 am

17: A Faery Hunt Presents: Fairy Time in the Enchanted Garden – 9:30 am 

17: NEW! Herbal Allies for Restful Sleep - 10:00 am

18: Family Picnic Day – The Rose Garden – 9:00 am

18: NEW! Garden Shop and Learn – Passionflowers – 12:00 pm

22: Garden Walk – Groves and Tree Collections – 5:00 pm (Members Only)

24: Garden Lecture – History of SCBG and Palos Verdes – 2:00 pm

31: NEW! Summer Class Sampler – Open House – 10:00 am

 

Please register for events and clases through the Guest Services Center - (310) 544-1948.

 


 

4 months 1 day ago

With Spring in full swing, the Garden is abound with blooming excitement. If you click the links below, you may notice that many classes have integrated the Garden into their programming to make sure no one misses this very exciting season. Be sure to stop by and see nature take over with its gorgeous displays all over the Garden.

Click on the links below for more information or visit our Facebook Events Page to invite your friends and family to specific events or classes. Register today to ensure a place in class!

 

5: Spring Plant Sale and Boutique – 7:00 am (Members-Only) / 9:00 am (Nonmembers)

6: NEW! Tulips and Bulbs Floral Design Workshop – 1:00 pm

6: Kids Club: April Showers Bring May Flowers – 1:30 pm 

12 - 13: South Coast Cactus and Succulent Society Show and Sale – 9:00 am 

19: NEW! Overcoming your Anxiety About Gardening – 9:00 am 

19: NEW! Medicine-making Basics: Creams and Lotions - 10:00 am

19: NEW! Palos Verdes Library District - Pop-up Library in the Garden – 11:00 am 

26: A Faery Hunt Presents: Fairy Time in the Enchanted Garden – 9:30 am 

26 - 27: Shoreline Stitchers Showcase - 10:00 am

 

Health and Wellness Classes: 

5, 12, 19 & 26: NEW! Yoga in the Garden (Drop-in Classes) - 9:00 am

5, 12, 19 & 26: NEW! Taiji (Tai Chi) in the Garden (Drop-in Classes) - 10:30 am