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Nov
5
Sat
Indoor Kitchen Garden Class @ Descanso Gardens
Nov 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Registration opens on Oct. 14

Make a beautiful indoor kitchen garden, perfect for your holiday cooking needs. Class includes potted plants to take home, and lessons on proper care of many common herbs. Our own plant propagation horticulturist, Frank Obregon will lead you through this fun, interactive class.  

$20 members; $25 non-members. Includes materials. Advance registration required, registration will open on Oct. 14. Please note that this program is non-refundable.

Nov
19
Sat
Community Service Day @ Descanso Gardens
Nov 19 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Learn how to conserve water by mulching in the garden and help care for our native plants at this volunteer opportunity. Instruction will be provided and work will be supervised by Descanso horticulture staff.
 
· All experience levels welcome.
· Ages 16 or older.
· Must be able to lift, bend and stand for long periods of time. Moderate to heavy lifting involved.
· Please bring gardening gloves
· Limited space available, RSVP required.
 
RSVP to volunteer@descansogardens.org by Saturday, November 12. You will be sent additional instructions and will need to sign a waiver form in order to participate.
Nov
27
Sun
Member Bird Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Nov 27 @ 8:00 am

Come join our monthly walk for birders of all levels. Bring binoculars!

Keep your bird count tallied on the updated and now downloadable Descanso Bird Checklist.

MEMBERS ONLY

Dec
10
Sat
Wreath Making Workshop @ Descanso Gardens
Dec 10 @ 10:00 am
Registration opens on Nov. 14

This class also meets on:


Make a beautiful winter wreath for your home using natural materials, including botanicals gathered in the Gardens. This class meets at 10am or 2pm, December 10 and 11. Sign up early – this class sells out! Experts will provide instruction to get you started. $55 members; $60 non-members. Includes materials.

Advance registration required, registration will open on Nov. 14. Please note that this program is non-refundable.