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Pollinator & Friends Day (free with paid Garden admission)

Saturday, April 8 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Join us for a celebration of pollinator and friends at the Ruth Bancroft Garden!  Learn what you can do to protect them and their habitat in your own garden and beyond. This drop-in community day will feature other educational organizations, unique vendors and various stations throughout the Plaza, Building and Garden including a children’s craft table and a butterfly and beehive observation table.

10:30am- Story time by local author, Collin Pine, reading his ‘The Garden Next Door.’

11:30am- Story time with Contra Costa Library.

We will be offering free admission for all children for this family-friendly event. General admission (paid at the kiosk) applies for all adults.  Please RSVP below for a morning session (10am-1pm) or afternoon session (1-4pm).


This event is free with Garden admission:

$12 | Adults (age 18-64)
$10 | Seniors (65+)/ Students/ Active Military (with valid ID)
Free | Children (ages 17 under)
Free | Ruth Bancroft Garden Members
Free | Garden Conservancy Members
Free | AHS Reciprocal Admissions
Free | Museums for All (with EBT card)


We are proud to feature these partners for this special day:



264 available (RSVP only) Pollinator & Friends Day- morning visit Drop-in anytime between 10am-1pm.

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301 available (RSVP only) Pollinator & Friends Day- afternoon visit Drop-in anytime between 1-4pm.

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Saturday, April 8
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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The Ruth Bancroft Garden
(925) 944-9352
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