October 21, 2014
We celebrate Halloween in the garden! Children ages 10 and under will discover what scary things hang out in the plants and trees. There will Halloween crafts and other activites. Saturday, October 25; 10am-2pm.
October 14, 2014
Children of all ages will enjoy a Saturday morning looking up in the sky! What bird is that? The entire family can learn about the basics of birding. Pre-registration required.
October 11, 2014
Join us Saturday and Sunday, October 18 & 19 for our Fall Plant Sale. Discover a lovely selection of beautiful plants to add color and variety to your own garden. If you’re an armchair gardener, be sure to stop by the Arboretum Library’s used book sale.
October 7, 2014
The Cal Poly San Luis Obispo professor and director of the plant conservancy there will discuss the most appropriate trees for both small yards and for Southern California’s climate. This fee workshop on Saturday, October 11, is designed for homeowners, landscape professionals and plant lovers.
September 25, 2014
Create special memories while bringing home a unique souvenir! The first 250 kids to complete our car-themed scavenger hunt will receive their very own Hot Wheels toy car at this year’s car show. The Mustangs in the Garden car show is Saturday, October 4.
Explore the fascinating world of geraniums with instructor Laramee Haynes. Geraniums come in a variety of colors and sizes and need surprisingly little water or care. Don’t forget to visit the plant sale afterwards!
September 22, 2014
Due to high interest on the part of our members, the Annual Members meeting, featuring keynote speaker Andy Lipkis, founder and leader of Tree People, is booked to capacity.
We celebrate the beginning of autumn September 28 with an exquisite meal prepared by well-known local chefs. Each course is prepared by a different chef and served with a specially selected wine. For participating chefs and restaurants and ticket information, click here.
September 20, 2014
The Arcadia Chamber of Commerce’s annual fundraising event will dish up fare from more than 30 restaurants. Activities will include a no-host bar, raffle drawing, and live music. Part of the proceeds will be donated to the Los Angeles Arboretum Foundation.
September 16, 2014
Help us prepare the soil for our new Crescent landscape. In this hands-on workshop, Leigh Adams and Rishi Kumar will share with you the do’s and don’t of sheet mulch, using recycled cardboard to build fertile, productive soil. Our special thanks to Whole Foods Market in Hastings Ranch for its support.