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Spring Bloom Walks 1:00 pm
Spring Bloom Walks @ Descanso Gardens
May 2 @ 1:00 pm
Stroll through the Gardens and learn about cherry blossoms, flowering trees and other seasonal spring favorites on these guided walks. Join us on Thursdays and Fridays at 1pm, and Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and …

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{FULL} Garden Sprouts 10:00 am
{FULL} Garden Sprouts @ Descanso Gardens
May 3 @ 10:00 am
{FULL} Garden Sprouts @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
Please note: Garden Sprouts is full. Four Fridays from May 3–24. Meets in the Harvest Garden. Garden Sprouts is a grownup and child (ages 2-4) class where the seeds of love for nature are planted …

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Spring Bloom Walks 1:00 pm
Spring Bloom Walks @ Descanso Gardens
May 3 @ 1:00 pm
Stroll through the Gardens and learn about cherry blossoms, flowering trees and other seasonal spring favorites on these guided walks. Join us on Thursdays and Fridays at 1pm, and Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and …

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Little Explorers 10:30 am
Little Explorers @ Descanso Gardens
May 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Explore Descanso Gardens from the ground up with your children ages 2 to 5. On the first Saturday of the month, Little Explorers will encourage kids to use their senses to discover the natural world …

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Spring Bloom Walks 11:00 am
Spring Bloom Walks @ Descanso Gardens
May 4 @ 11:00 am
Stroll through the Gardens and learn about cherry blossoms, flowering trees and other seasonal spring favorites on these guided walks. Join us on Thursdays and Fridays at 1pm, and Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and …

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Spring Bloom Walks 1:00 pm
Spring Bloom Walks @ Descanso Gardens
May 4 @ 1:00 pm
Stroll through the Gardens and learn about cherry blossoms, flowering trees and other seasonal spring favorites on these guided walks. Join us on Thursdays and Fridays at 1pm, and Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and …

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Weekend Walk 2:00 pm
Weekend Walk @ Descanso Gardens
May 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
See what’s happening in the gardens on these docent-guided walks that highlight points of seasonal interest. Walks begin at the Center Circle. Included in the price of regular admission, no reservations necessary. . Walks are …

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Spring Bloom Walks 11:00 am
Spring Bloom Walks @ Descanso Gardens
May 5 @ 11:00 am
Stroll through the Gardens and learn about cherry blossoms, flowering trees and other seasonal spring favorites on these guided walks. Join us on Thursdays and Fridays at 1pm, and Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and …

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Spring Bloom Walks 1:00 pm
Spring Bloom Walks @ Descanso Gardens
May 5 @ 1:00 pm
Stroll through the Gardens and learn about cherry blossoms, flowering trees and other seasonal spring favorites on these guided walks. Join us on Thursdays and Fridays at 1pm, and Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and …

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Weekend Walk 2:00 pm
Weekend Walk @ Descanso Gardens
May 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
See what’s happening in the gardens on these docent-guided walks that highlight points of seasonal interest. Walks begin at the Center Circle. Included in the price of regular admission, no reservations necessary. . Walks are …

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Little Owls Reading Nest 10:30 am
Little Owls Reading Nest @ Descanso Gardens
May 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Little Owls Reading Nest @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
Bring your little owlets 2 and older for an enchanting nature-themed story time at Magnolia Lawn.
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Spring Bloom Walks 1:00 pm
Spring Bloom Walks @ Descanso Gardens
May 9 @ 1:00 pm
Stroll through the Gardens and learn about cherry blossoms, flowering trees and other seasonal spring favorites on these guided walks. Join us on Thursdays and Fridays at 1pm, and Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and …

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Spring Bloom Walks 1:00 pm
Spring Bloom Walks @ Descanso Gardens
May 10 @ 1:00 pm
Stroll through the Gardens and learn about cherry blossoms, flowering trees and other seasonal spring favorites on these guided walks. Join us on Thursdays and Fridays at 1pm, and Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and …

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Community Service Day 8:00 am
Community Service Day @ Descanso Gardens
May 11 @ 8:00 am – 10:30 am
For Community Service Day on May 25, click here. . Get hands-on gardening experience and help care for the Gardens at this volunteer opportunity. Instruction will be provided and work will be supervised by Descanso …

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Drop-in Nature Journaling 10:00 am
Drop-in Nature Journaling @ Descanso Gardens
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Connect with nature through sketching and exploring with Drop-in Nature Journaling.
Spring Bloom Walks 11:00 am
Spring Bloom Walks @ Descanso Gardens
May 11 @ 11:00 am
Stroll through the Gardens and learn about cherry blossoms, flowering trees and other seasonal spring favorites on these guided walks. Join us on Thursdays and Fridays at 1pm, and Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and …

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Spring Bloom Walks 1:00 pm
Spring Bloom Walks @ Descanso Gardens
May 11 @ 1:00 pm
Stroll through the Gardens and learn about cherry blossoms, flowering trees and other seasonal spring favorites on these guided walks. Join us on Thursdays and Fridays at 1pm, and Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and …

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Weekend Walk 2:00 pm
Weekend Walk @ Descanso Gardens
May 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
See what’s happening in the gardens on these docent-guided walks that highlight points of seasonal interest. Walks begin at the Center Circle. Included in the price of regular admission, no reservations necessary. . Walks are …

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Mother’s Day Brunch 9:00 am
Mother’s Day Brunch @ Descanso Gardens
May 12 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Celebrate Mom in the beautiful Rose Pavilion with us on Sunday, May 12. Enjoy a delectable brunch prepared by Executive Chef Philip Mack with special crêpe and carvery stations. Get your portrait drawn by a …

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Spring Bloom Walks 11:00 am
Spring Bloom Walks @ Descanso Gardens
May 12 @ 11:00 am
Stroll through the Gardens and learn about cherry blossoms, flowering trees and other seasonal spring favorites on these guided walks. Join us on Thursdays and Fridays at 1pm, and Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and …

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Spring Bloom Walks 1:00 pm
Spring Bloom Walks @ Descanso Gardens
May 12 @ 1:00 pm
Stroll through the Gardens and learn about cherry blossoms, flowering trees and other seasonal spring favorites on these guided walks. Join us on Thursdays and Fridays at 1pm, and Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and …

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Weekend Walk 2:00 pm
Weekend Walk @ Descanso Gardens
May 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
See what’s happening in the gardens on these docent-guided walks that highlight points of seasonal interest. Walks begin at the Center Circle. Included in the price of regular admission, no reservations necessary. . Walks are …

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Morning Yoga 8:30 am
Morning Yoga @ Descanso Gardens
May 13 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
For other morning sessions, see our Wednesday, May 15 and Friday, May 17 classes. Eight-week morning yoga session starting Monday, May 13 – July 1. Includes a 25-minute fitness walk and 60-minutes yoga practice. $116 for eight-week session. Advance registration …

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Wellness Walk 8:30 am
Wellness Walk @ Descanso Gardens
May 14 @ 8:30 am
Join us once a month for a fun and relaxed guided walk along Descanso’s many beautiful paths and trails. Whether you are looking to improve your health, make new friends, or get to know the …

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Little Owls Reading Nest 10:30 am
Little Owls Reading Nest @ Descanso Gardens
May 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Little Owls Reading Nest @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
Bring your little owlets 2 and older for an enchanting nature-themed story time at Magnolia Lawn.
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Morning Yoga 8:30 am
Morning Yoga @ Descanso Gardens
May 15 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
Eight-week morning yoga session starting Wednesday, May 15 – July 3. Includes a 25-minute fitness walk and 60-minutes yoga practice. $116 for eight-week session. Advance registration and minimum enrollment required. Please note that this program is non-refundable. …

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Evening Yoga 5:00 pm
Evening Yoga @ Descanso Gardens
May 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Eight-week evening yoga session starting Wednesday, May 15 – July 3. Includes a 25-minute fitness walk and 60-minutes yoga practice. $116 for eight-week session. Advance registration and minimum enrollment required. Register online here, in person at …

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Morning Yoga 8:30 am
Morning Yoga @ Descanso Gardens
May 17 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
Eight-week morning yoga session starting Friday, May 17 – July 5. Includes a 25-minute fitness walk and 60-minutes yoga practice. $116 for eight-week session. Advance registration and minimum enrollment required. Please note that this program is non-refundable. …

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Montrose African Violet Society Show 10:00 am
Montrose African Violet Society Show @ Descanso Gardens
May 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Meets in Van de Kamp Hall. To learn more about the Montrose African Violet Society, click here.  
Weekend Walk 11:00 am
Weekend Walk @ Descanso Gardens
May 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
See what’s happening in the gardens on these docent-guided walks that highlight points of seasonal interest. Walks begin at the Center Circle. Included in the price of regular admission, no reservations necessary. . Walks are …

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SOLD OUT // Night Garden: Science Quest 5:30 pm
SOLD OUT // Night Garden: Science Quest @ Descanso Gardens
May 18 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
SOLD OUT // Night Garden: Science Quest @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
Please note that Night Garden: Science Quest is sold out. Discover how scientists explore the world around us– from whats in your backyard to what’s happening in outer space. Learn about space exploration from JPL …

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Pasadena Showcase House of Design Closes 9:00 am
Pasadena Showcase House of Design Closes @ Descanso Gardens
May 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Chosen as the 2019 Pasadena Showcase House of Design, the Boddy House will be open for tours from Tuesday to Sunday, April 21 to May 19. Tickets to the Showcase House can be purchased at pasadenashowcase.org. The …

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Weekend Walk 11:00 am
Weekend Walk @ Descanso Gardens
May 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
See what’s happening in the gardens on these docent-guided walks that highlight points of seasonal interest. Walks begin at the Center Circle. Included in the price of regular admission, no reservations necessary. . Walks are …

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Beginner Tai Chi 8:30 am
Beginner Tai Chi @ Descanso Gardens
May 21 @ 8:30 am
Ten-week Beginner Tai Chi session starting Tuesday, May 21 – July 23. $125 members, $155 nonmembers. Advanced registration required. Register online here, in person at the Descanso Gardens Visitor Center or by phone at (818) 949-7980. …

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Free Tuesday {Tickets Required} 9:00 am
Free Tuesday {Tickets Required} @ Descanso Gardens
May 21 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
To join us on Free Tuesday, you will need advance tickets. Please note that there are no more tickets to Free Tuesday on May 21. Descanso Gardens opens its gates for free the third Tuesday …

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Little Owls Reading Nest 10:30 am
Little Owls Reading Nest @ Descanso Gardens
May 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Little Owls Reading Nest @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
Bring your little owlets 2 and older for an enchanting nature-themed story time at Magnolia Lawn.
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Advanced Tai Chi 8:30 am
Advanced Tai Chi @ Descanso Gardens
May 22 @ 8:30 am
Ten-week Advanced Tai Chi session starting Wednesday, May 22 – July 24. $125 members, $155 nonmembers. Advanced registration required. Register online here, in person at the Descanso Gardens Visitor Center or by phone at (818) 949-7980. …

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Community Service Day 8:00 am
Community Service Day @ Descanso Gardens
May 25 @ 8:00 am – 10:30 am
Get hands-on gardening experience and help care for the Gardens at this volunteer opportunity. Instruction will be provided and work will be supervised by Descanso horticulture staff. This is a great opportunity for individuals, friends, …

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Weekend Walk 11:00 am
Weekend Walk @ Descanso Gardens
May 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
See what’s happening in the gardens on these docent-guided walks that highlight points of seasonal interest. Walks begin at the Center Circle. Included in the price of regular admission, no reservations necessary. . Walks are …

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Member Bird Walk 8:00 am
Member Bird Walk @ Descanso Gardens
May 26 @ 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
Weekend Walk 11:00 am
Weekend Walk @ Descanso Gardens
May 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
See what’s happening in the gardens on these docent-guided walks that highlight points of seasonal interest. Walks begin at the Center Circle. Included in the price of regular admission, no reservations necessary. . Walks are …

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Little Owls Reading Nest 10:30 am
Little Owls Reading Nest @ Descanso Gardens
May 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Little Owls Reading Nest @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States
Bring your little owlets 2 and older for an enchanting nature-themed story time at Magnolia Lawn.
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