Workshops, Webinars, Classes & More!

Education for both Children and Adults


As a part of our mission, the Ruth Bancroft Garden and Nursery aims to educate the public about the importance and beauty of water conservation and waterwise gardening. Check out our upcoming events:


Events Calendar

Adult Education

Webinars & In-Person Classes & Series

Our Education department works hard to cultivate workshops, classes and educational series that will inspire your creativity, spark your intellectual curiosity, and curate an appreciation for climate-appropriate gardening.

Children's Education

Workshops & Story Times

Our Children’s Education Manager, Miss Marie, is always looking for new and interactive ways to educate our children about the importance of plants, conservation, and sustainability! Join us at the Garden for fun craftivities, sing-a-longs, and bilingual story times!


Children’s Programs

We offer a variety of educational opportunities for Children here at the Garden:

  • Workshop Wednesdays – an interactive craftivity on the plaza for all ages
  • Story Time Thursdays – stories, sing-a-longs, and crafts in the Garden
  • Children’s Bingo – a special scavenger hunt in the Garden just for your little ones



Free | Children 4 and under

$5 | Children aged 5-17


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Adult Education

We host classes with outside lecturers as well as workshops, webinars and series that our Education Department have created from the ground up! Here are just a few of our educational offerings


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