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Jul
21
Fri
Morning Yoga @ Descanso Gardens
Jul 21 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am

8 week morning yoga session starting Friday, July 21– Sept. 8. 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.

Jul
29
Sat
{FULL} Succulent Driftwood Planter Workshop @ Descanso Gardens
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Please note: This class is FULL.

In this hands-on workshop, you’ll create your own mini succulent garden, using found wood as a base. Descanso horticulture staff will provide expert guidance on working with succulents and design. $20 members/$30 non-members includes materials.

Aug
2
Wed
Summer Cooking Class Series @ Descanso Gardens
Aug 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join Patina’s top notch chefs for the ultimate intimate cooking class experience! On August 2, join us for Bravo! Homemade Pasta Class at Maple Restaurant. $60 per person, reserve your spot here.

 

Aug
4
Fri
Garden Sprouts @ Descanso Gardens
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

4 Fridays from August 4 – 25. 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

Aug
9
Wed
Summer Cooking Class Series @ Descanso Gardens
Aug 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join Patina’s top notch chefs for the ultimate intimate cooking class experience! On August 9, join us for How To: The Proper Charcuterie & Cheese Plate with Wine Pairings at Maple Restaurant. $60 per person, reserve your spot here.

 

Aug
26
Sat
Sketching with Color @ Descanso Gardens
Aug 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

4 Saturdays starting on August 26. Meets in Minka in the Japanese Garden.

Join artist Virginia Hein for a four week series that focuses on exploring color to sketch the summer landscapes of Descanso. Bring a spirit of play and experimentation while learning to work confidently with color. $90 members, $120 nonmembers. Register by Monday, August 21.

Register in person at the Descanso Gardens Visitor Center or by phone at (818) 949-7980.

Sep
5
Tue
Beginner Tai Chi @ Descanso Gardens
Sep 5 @ 8:30 am

For the Advanced Tai Chi session beginning Wednesday, Sept. 6, click here.

10 week Beginner Tai Chi session starting Tuesday, Sept. 5 – Nov. 7. $125 for members, $155 for nonmembers. Advanced registration required. Register in person at the Descanso Gardens Visitor Center or by phone at (818) 949-7980. Online registration coming soon.

Sep
6
Wed
Advanced Tai Chi @ Descanso Gardens
Sep 6 @ 8:30 am

10 week Advanced Tai Chi session starting Wednesday, Sept. 6 – Nov. 8. $125 for members, $155 for nonmembers. Advanced registration required. Register in person at the Descanso Gardens Visitor Center or by phone at (818) 949-7980. Online registration to come.

Meets in the Rose Pavilion.

Sep
18
Mon
Morning Yoga @ Descanso Gardens
Sep 18 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am

For other morning sessions, see our Wednesday, Sept. 20 and Friday, Sept. 22 classes. Our evening yoga session begins Wednesday, Sept. 20.

8 week morning yoga session starting Monday, Sept. 18 – Nov. 6. 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.

Sep
20
Wed
Morning Yoga @ Descanso Gardens
Sep 20 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am

8 week morning yoga session starting Monday, Sept. 20 – Nov. 8. 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.