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August 2020

Cats and Cacti – Storytime, Garden Tour and Craft

Thursday, August 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Blue cat paper mache craft

The Garden, in partnership with the Contra Costa County Library, presents Cats and Cacti a three segment program for children that will include a cat themed story, a tour of the Garden and a step-by-step video that will show you how to make your own cute cat sculpture with simple items found at home.

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Curator’s Highlight- Agave (subgenus Littaea)

Saturday, August 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
$10 – $15 86 tickets left

Join Brian Kemble, long-time RBG Curator, for a webinar that will highlight Agave (subgenus Littaea) species that lack floral branches, including favorites such as Agave victoriae-reginae and Agave utahensis.

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(Video & Webinar) Pruning Trees

Wednesday, August 26 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
$20 – $25 100 tickets left

Learn proper pruning techniques in an informative virtual lecture with Walker Young, Assistant Curator, as he demonstrates and lectures in the Garden.

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(Webinar) Ethnobotany of Succulents

Saturday, August 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
$10 – $15 81 tickets left

Join Deepa Natarajan to learn about the fascinating relationships between people and succulent plants from around the world.

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September 2020

Garden Gala 2020

Saturday, September 19 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Garden Gala logo pic

The Ruth Bancroft Garden’s annual Gala and auction is going virtual this year! Join in the fun and help support the Garden from the comfort of your home or backyard as you bid on our bounty of our amazing live and silent auction items while relaxing in your pajamas and enjoying your cocktail or favorite beverage.

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