Calendar

Mar
25
Sat
Weekend Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Mar 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. Subject to weather and availability; please call ahead at (818) 949-4200. Free with admission.

Mar
26
Sun
Member Bird Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Mar 26 @ 8:00 am

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

MEMBERS ONLY.

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

Weekend Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Mar 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. Subject to weather and availability; please call ahead at (818) 949-4200. Free with admission.

Apr
1
Sat
Weekend Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 1 @ 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. Subject to weather and availability; please call ahead at (818) 949-4200. Free with admission.

Apr
2
Sun
Weekend Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 2 @ 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. Subject to weather and availability; please call ahead at (818) 949-4200. Free with admission.

Apr
8
Sat
Weekend Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 8 @ 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. Subject to weather and availability; please call ahead at (818) 949-4200. Free with admission.

Apr
9
Sun
Weekend Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 9 @ 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. Subject to weather and availability; please call ahead at (818) 949-4200. Free with admission.

Apr
11
Tue
Wellness Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 11 @ 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 Gardens, an experienced guide will help you explore all that Descanso has to offer.

Free to members. No registration required.

Members only

Apr
15
Sat
Water Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 15 @ 9:30 am

Join Rich Atwater and Rachel Young for  special guided walk around Descanso with a focus on water. Together, Atwater and Young bring extensive knowledge about water resources and conservation efforts and will explore the big picture of water in the LA area, water wise practices at Descanso, and water conservation efforts you can make in your own garden.

Rich Atwater has over 35 years of experience working with water resources and management. Atwater has served as the Executive Director of the Southern California Water Committee, a non-profit dedicated to informing Southern Californians about water needs and water resources, worked as a water resources consultant for NASA/ Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and brings with him a deep knowledge of water conservation efforts and strategies.

Rachel Young is the Director of Horticulture and Garden Facility Operations at Descanso and  is responsible for water management and conservation here at the gardens. Young has a background in wildlife biology and conservation, and therefore when planning for the care of Descanso’s plants, she takes into consideration the health of the whole habitat.

Free with admission. No registration required.

 

Family Nature Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am

Join us for an adventure at Descanso Gardens. These guided walks will take 6-10 year olds and their families on an expedition to explore and discover nature at Descanso. Meets in Center Circle.