Calendar

Jan
27
Sat
{SOLD OUT} Tea Blending Workshop @ Descanso Gardens
Jan 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Please note: Tea Blending Workshop is sold out.

Learn all about tea at this workshop with herbalist, educator and author Emily Han. Enjoy a sensory tasting activity, explore tea blending principles and learn to incorporate herbs and botanicals for flavor, aroma, color, and therapeutic effects. Choose from an array of ingredients to craft your own custom tea blend to take home.

$35 for members; $45 for nonmembers. Advance registration required. 

Feb
2
Fri
Garden Sprouts @ Descanso Gardens
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am

4 Fridays from February 2–24. 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 and nurtured. Children and adults participate in storytime, songs, hands-on nature, science, art, and gardening activities, as well as prepare a healthy snack together. All activities are designed specifically for children’s fine and gross motor skills & social development.   

$40 members; $48 nonmembers; Pre-registration required. Register online here, in person at the Descanso Gardens Visitor Center or by phone at (818) 949-7980.

Toddler Treks

Image information: Garden Sprouts, © Descanso Gardens

Feb
3
Sat
{FULL} Sketching on Location @ Descanso Gardens
Feb 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Please note: Sketching on Location is full.

Join artist Virginia Hein in this four-week art series to learn to sketch the varied landscapes of Descanso using a variety of media.

Four Saturdays from February 3–24. $90 members, $120 nonmembers. Advance registration required.

Feb
24
Sat
Tea Mixology Workshop @ Descanso Gardens
Feb 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Explore how tea adds delicious flavor and complexity to alcohol-free cocktails. Herbalist, educator and author Emily Han will teach you simple ways to infuse teas in beverages, through introducing brewed tea, tea syrup and tea powder. Sample tea infused “mocktails” and make your own tea syrup to take home!

$35 for members; $45 for nonmembers. Advance registration required. Register online herein person at the Descanso Gardens Visitor Center, or by phone at (818) 949-7980.  

Camellia Arranging Demos @ Descanso Gardens
Feb 24 @ 3:00 pm

Join George Harrison, the president of the Pacific Camellia Society, as he leads floral arranging demonstrations using camellias from Descanso Gardens.

Feb
25
Sun
Camellia Arranging Demos @ Descanso Gardens
Feb 25 @ 1:00 pm

Join George Harrison, the president of the Pacific Camellia Society, as he leads floral arranging demonstrations using camellias from Descanso Gardens.

Mar
12
Mon
Morning Yoga @ Descanso Gardens
Mar 12 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am

For other morning sessions, see our Wednesday, March 14 and Friday, March 16 classes. Our evening yoga session begins Wednesday, March 14.

Join us for our eight-week morning yoga session on Mondays from March 12 – April 30. Includes a 25-minute fitness walk and 60-minutes yoga practice. Advance registration and minimum enrollment required. Register online here, in person at the Descanso Gardens Visitor Center, or by phone at (818) 949-7980.

MEMBERS ONLY.

Mar
14
Wed
Morning Yoga @ Descanso Gardens
Mar 14 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am

Join us for our eight-week morning yoga session on Wednesdays from March 14 – May 2. Includes a 25-minute fitness walk and 60-minutes yoga practice. Advance registration and minimum enrollment required. Register online here, in person at the Descanso Gardens Visitor Center, or by phone at (818) 949-7980.

MEMBERS ONLY.

Evening Yoga @ Descanso Gardens
Mar 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Join us for our eight-week evening yoga session on Wednesdays from March 14 – May 2. Includes a 25-minute fitness walk and 60-minutes yoga practice. Advance registration and minimum enrollment required. Register online here, in person at the Descanso Gardens Visitor Center, or by phone at (818) 949-7980.

MEMBERS ONLY.

Mar
16
Fri
Morning Yoga @ Descanso Gardens
Mar 16 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am

Join us for our eight-week morning yoga session on Fridays from March 16 – May 4. Includes a 25-minute fitness walk and 60-minutes yoga practice. Advance registration and minimum enrollment required. Register online here, in person at the Descanso Gardens Visitor Center, or by phone at (818) 949-7980.

MEMBERS ONLY.