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San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden


address  3450 Dairy Creek Rd.
 San Luis Obispo, CA  93405
phone (805) 541-1400
hours every day during daylight hours
www.slobg.org

Upcoming Events

Citizen Science at San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden

Computers/Technology, Education, Nature
Would you like to make meaningful contributions to scientific research? “Citizen science” is ordinary people contributing to scientific research. iNaturalist is the place to get started. Join us to discuss how to use the iNaturalist website and mobile applications, what the options are, and how to customize your iNaturalist account for your personal interests. This workshop will be a combination of hands-on classroom and field work. For more info, visit http://slobg.org/inaturalist/
technology;science;nature;plants
Event Info: (805) 541-1400
Ages: All Ages
Price: Suggested $5 for Garden members / $10 for public. Kids are free.
Event Website: slobg.org/inaturalist/
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 • Sun 10/22/17 at 2pm-4pm 

Sierra Club iNaturalist Workshop

Nature, Green/Environmental, Class/Workshop
“Citizen science” is about ordinary people contributing to scientific research. iNaturalist (https://www.inaturalist.org) is the place to get started.  Join us to discuss how to use the iNaturalist website and mobile applications, what the options are, and how to customize your iNaturalist account for your personal interests. This workshop will be led by Damon Tighe. The workshop will be a combination of hands-on classroom and field work. In preparation for the workshop, please sign up for an iNaturalist account online and create a profile. If you plan to use your mobile device(s), download and install the mobile app(s) (Android and IOS).  After the classroom component, we will visit the garden to use iNaturalist in real-time.
Workshop;iNaturalist;Citizen Science
Event Info: (805) 541-1400
Ages: all ages welcome
Price: no cost
Event Website: www.sierraclub.org/santa-lucia
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 • Sun 10/22/17 at 2pm-4am 

Fall Plant Sale at San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden

Gardening, Green/Environmental, Nature
It’s time to add some new color to your garden, let us help find the perfect plant for your yard! The Garden features charismatic colorful plants that make a great statement without affecting your water bill. Learn something new, get expert advice, and find great deals! For more info, visit slobg.org/sale
sale;plants;nature;garden;
Event Info: (805) 541-1400
Ages: All Ages
Price: free
Free
Event Website: slobg.org/sale
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 • Sat 10/28/17 at 10am-1pm 

The Chumash Kitchen at the San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden

Nature, Green/Environmental
Fall is a time to harvest, store, and prepare for the coming winter. You will learn the autumn practices of collecting, processing and transforming acorns into several modern and traditional recipes, paired with other fall flavors. After breakfast, you’ll take a short hike up to visit the traditional Chumash grinding stones, discovering the native plants and sacred space. For more info, visit http://slobg.org/chumash-kitchen/
fall;nature;plants
Event Info: (805) 541-1400
Price: Sliding scale of $88-$120 per participant
Event Website: slobg.org/chumash-kitchen/
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 • Sun 10/29/17 at 8:30am-1pm 

Polar Bear Presentation

Animals, For the Family
Learn about polar bear hunting and survival skills from retired veterinarian, while viewing recent photos and sipping hot cocoa. Followed by a free docent led tour at 2 p.m.
Event Info: (805) 541-1400
Price: $5 Garden Members / $10 public / Children free
Event Website: slobg.org/polarbears
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Schedule
 • Sat 11/18/17 at 1pm-2pm