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November 2019

Garden of d’Lights

Saturday, November 30 @ 5:30 pm - Sunday, December 29 @ 9:00 pm
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Experience the Ruth Bancroft Garden in a whole new way at this year’s Garden of d’Lights.  Specially programmed lasers, spot and LED lights illuminate the Garden, making it come alive and creating magical colorful sculptures from the many cacti, succulents, and trees. 

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December 2019

Tai Chi Demonstration

Wednesday, December 4 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Free 19 tickets left

Join the Pleasant Hill division of the Taoist Tai Chi Society for a tai chi demo in the new Visitor & Education Center at the Ruth Bancroft Garden. RSVP required.

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Garden Tour- Proteaceae (Members Only)

Saturday, December 7 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
Free Sold out

Join us for an exclusive members-only tour, featuring some of our unique collection of Proteaceae plants in the garden.

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Photo Op With Santa!

Saturday, December 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us for a family photo op with Santa in the plaza space at the Ruth Bancroft Garden! 

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Succulent Kokedama

Saturday, December 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
$45 – $50 1 ticket left

Create two succulent-planted (kokedama) moss balls to take home!

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Succulent Wreath

Saturday, December 14 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
$63 – $68 3 tickets left

Join Trisha Fratello for an afternoon to relax, socialize, and create a unique succulent wreath just in time for the holidays!

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Junior Botanist- Plants from Down Under

Saturday, December 14 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
$5 12 tickets left

The Junior Botanists will learn about plants from "Down Under" and what it means when a plant is a ‘fire follower.'

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January 2020

Macramé Plant Hanger

Saturday, January 18, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
$53 – $58 20 tickets left

Join us for a morning to socialize, relax, and create your own, unique macramé plant hanger!

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Giant Paper Succulents

Saturday, January 25, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
$44 – $49 20 tickets left

Join Rocio Sofia Ordonez to create beautiful giant paper succulents. Learn how to create your own patterns by observing the garden's succulent collection and you will learn many tricks to cut, curl, glue and use pastels and brush lettering markers to add realism to the succulents.

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February 2020

Author Talk- Jeff Moore & Spiny Succulents

Saturday, February 15, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
$10 – $57 50 tickets left

Join Jeff Moore for a presentation about his new publication, "Spiny Succulents." Books will be available for purchase in addition to a book signing after the talk.

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