Mission: To serve the community by providing a unique horticultural and wildlife habitat experience, and to represent a model of excellence for land reclamation and sustainability.

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Garden Announcements

4 days 6 hours ago

Don't miss out on these great programs at the Garden this weekend! 

Saturday, January 24

Sunday, January 25

Please call (310) 544-1948 or click on the links above for more information. 

 


 

2 weeks 2 days ago

Family Open House

Did you know that the Garden has programs for children and families?  
Did you know that there are plans for a brand new children's garden? 

Come see what SCBG has to offer you and your family by coming to our family-friendly Open House.  You can learn about our programs and the new children's garden.  Snacks, refreshments and family friendly activities planned.  Bring the whole family!

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 14, 2015 
5:00 - 7:00 PM 
FREE!!

Demos and activities by SCBG Foundation, South Bay Breastfeeding and Infant Development Center, Redondo Beach and Torrance Macaroni Kid, Urban Sitter, Farmer Andy of CaliFarmer, the Art Experience Studio and Cultural Care Au Pair.

Call (310) 544-1948 for more information. 

 


 

4 weeks 12 hours ago

Join us in welcoming a new year by visiting us at the Garden and participating in some of the many classes and events listed below. What a great way to kick-start those resolutions, learn something new and have some fun! 

3: Tai Chi in the Garden – 8:00 am

3: Introduction to Yoga Workshop – 9:30 am

4: Rose Pruning Demonstration – 12:00 pm

6: Ikebana Floral Design – 1:00 pm

7: One Stroke Painting – 10:00 am

9: Oriental Impressionistic Watercolor – 9:00 am

10: Yoga in the Garden – 9:30 am

10: Parenting Workshops: the Terrific Twos – 10:00 am

11: Audubon Bird Walk – 8:00 am

12: NEW! Beginning Botanical Drawing – 10:00 am

13: Line Dancing in the Garden – 10:45 am

14: Palette of Art for Kids – 4:00 pm

14: Family-Friendly Open House - 5:00 pm 

15: Animation/Cartooning for Kids – 4:00 pm

17: NEW! Basic Nature Photography – 9:00 am

17: NEW! Introduction to Ikebana Floral Design – 10:00 am

17: NEW! Organic Vegetable Gardening for Winter – 1:30 pm

18: Fuchsia Pruning and Propagation Demonstration – 2:00 pm

20: Mommy and Me Yoga – 9:30 am

21: Audubon Bird Walks – 8:00 am

24: Basic Nature Photography – 9:00 am

25: Shop and Learn: Blooming Aloes – 12:00 pm

25: Fruit Tree Pruning Demonstration – 1:00 pm

25: NEW! Beach Floral Design in Compote Container – 1:00 pm

31: NEW! Pine Needle Basket Weaving – 10:00 am

31: History of South Coast Botanic Garden – 2:00 pm

Please register for events and classes through the Guest Services Center (310) 544-1948.

 


 

2 months 1 day ago
Let the Holiday festivities begin!  A lot is happening this December at the Garden.  Visit us for music, art, shopping and a little bit of "The Islands" here in So Cal.  Click on the links below for more information. Register in advance to ensure a place in class! 
 
06:  SCBGF's Holiday Boutique -  10:00 am
 
 
 
 
 
13:  Meet the Artists at The Gift Shop - 9 am to 5 pm
 
13:  2nd Annual Holiday In Hawaii - 6:00 pm 
 
 
14:  Audubon Bird Walk - 8:00 am 
 
 
24: Last Minute Shoppers Special at The Gift Shop - 9 am to 5 pm
 
Please register for events and classes through the  Guest Services Center (310) 544-1948
 
 
2 months 2 weeks ago

November is a beautiful time in the Garden, especially with the unusually warm and sunny weather we have been enjoying. 

  • Look for the Garden Orb Weaver Spiders and their beautiful and intricate web designs as you stroll the grounds. 
  • Butterflies continue to be active visitors to Milkweed and Passion Vines throughout the day. 
  • Hummingbirds are taking time away from their busy flight to enjoy the Mexican Sage and Bottle Brush trees. 
  • The Rose Garden is enjoying its second season of blooms. Come enjoy the sight and smell of the roses. 

Click on the links below for more information. Register in advance to ensure a place in class! 

02: Audubon Bird Walk – 8:00 am 

07: Paint Night With Art Experience Studios – 7:00 pm 

08: Herbal Allies: Thyme & Oregano – Kitchen Medicine – 10:00 am 

08, 15, 22, 29: Tai Chi in the Garden – 7:45 am 

08, 15, 22, 29: Yoga In the Garden – "The Magic Within" – 9:00 am 

09: ClubMomMe Fall Family Fest 

15: Zombie Apocalypse Garden Run – 7:00 am 

16: Shop and Learn: Tillandsia and Air Plants – 12:00 pm 

16: South Coast African Violet Society Lecture – 2:00 pm 

18: Garden Free Days - Mommy and Me Yoga – 9:30 am 

25: Thanksgiving Holiday Centerpiece – 6:30 pm 

28: Designing with Succulents & Driftwood – 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm 

 

Please register for events and classes through the Guest Services Center – (310) 544-1948.