Calendar of Events

All events free and open to the public unless otherwise stated.
Information: (530) 752-4880

Map and directions to event meeting places

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SUMMER CAMP SIGN UPS!
Camp Shakespeare:  ROYALS & RIVALS!

Ages 8-12
Session 1: July 9 – July 20, 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.,
(Mon.-Fri.)
Session 2: July 23 – August 3, 9 a.m.- 3 p.m., (Mon.-Fri.)
Location: Arboretum Gazebo

Teen Camp: Ages 13-18
July 23 – August 3, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., (Mon.-Fri.)
Location: Arboretum & Veterans' Memorial Theater

Looking for an adventure this summer?  Campers explore classic showdowns from two productions of Davis Shakespeare Ensemble’s 2018 season: Mary Stuart and As You Like It. Through theatre games, acting workshops, and a culminating performance, campers will discover the thrill of this year's stories.

SIGN-UP NOW! Visit shakespearedavis.org or email davis.shakespeare@gmail.com or call 530-802-0998.

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Friday, July 15
Folk Music Jam Session
12-1 p.m., Wyatt Deck
Folk musicians are invited to play together informally. Pull out your fiddles, guitars, mandolins, penny whistles, pipes, flutes, squeezeboxes (you name it) and join your fellow musicians for a little bluegrass, old-time, blues, Celtic, klezmer, and world music over the lunch hour. All skill levels and listeners welcome!

Friday, July 29
Folk Music Jam Session
12-1 p.m., Wyatt Deck
Folk musicians are invited to play together informally. Pull out your fiddles, guitars, mandolins, penny whistles, pipes, flutes, squeezeboxes (you name it) and join your fellow musicians for a little bluegrass, old-time, blues, Celtic, klezmer, and world music over the lunch hour. All skill levels and listeners welcome!

Friday, August 12
Folk Music Jam Session
12-1 p.m., Wyatt Deck
Folk musicians are invited to play together informally. Pull out your fiddles, guitars, mandolins, penny whistles, pipes, flutes, squeezeboxes (you name it) and join your fellow musicians for a little bluegrass, old-time, blues, Celtic, klezmer, and world music over the lunch hour. All skill levels and listeners welcome!

Friday, August 26
Folk Music Jam Session
12-1 p.m., Wyatt Deck
Folk musicians are invited to play together informally. Pull out your fiddles, guitars, mandolins, penny whistles, pipes, flutes, squeezeboxes (you name it) and join your fellow musicians for a little bluegrass, old-time, blues, Celtic, klezmer, and world music over the lunch hour. All skill levels and listeners welcome!

Wednesday, September 12
Walk with Warren
10 a.m., Arboretum Gazebo
Join Warren Roberts, the Superintendent Emeritus of the Arboretum and famous storyteller and punster, for an always engaging noontime exploration of spring in the UC Davis Arboretum's gardens and collections.

Tuesday, September 18
Learn & Shop: Preparing Your Garden for Fall
10 a.m.-12 p.m., UC Davis Arboretum Teaching Nursery
Join Taylor Lewis, nursery manager, for a master class on how to prepare your garden for fall. The first 90 minutes will be an exclusive session with our resident plant expert as he shares tips and techniques to take advantage of the fall planting season. Then, enjoy a private shopping experience in the nursery.
LEARN MORE & REGISTER

Saturday, September 22
Insect Talk and Tour
12-1 p.m., Arboretum Gazebo
Learn about the insects in your own backyard! Join local entomologists on a dynamic and interactive tour of the west end of the Arboretum.

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Saturday, September 29
PLANT SALE
to Support the Friends of the UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden
Members Only: 9 -11 a.m.
Public Sale: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
UC Davis Arboretum Teaching Nursery

DIY Pollinator Paradise
Shop our one-acre nursery for an incredible selection of Arboretum All-Stars, California natives and thousands of other attractive, low-water plants perfect for creating a landscape alive with environmentally important pollinators.

Become a Member and Save!
Not a member? Call ahead or join at the door! All members receive 10% off their purchases and at this sale members receive a $10 off member appreciation gift; new members receive an additional $10 off as a thank you for joining. The benefits of membership far outweigh your cost! LEARN MORE

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Saturday, October 13
PLANT SALE
to Support the Friends of the UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden
Members Only: 9 -11 a.m.
Public: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
UC Davis Arboretum Teaching Nursery

DIY Pollinator Paradise
Shop our one-acre nursery for an incredible selection of Arboretum All-Stars, California natives and thousands of other attractive, low-water plants perfect for creating a landscape alive with environmentally important pollinators.

Become a Member and Save!
Not a member? Call ahead or join at the door! All members receive 10% off their purchases and at this sale members receive a $10 off member appreciation gift; new members receive an additional $10 off as a thank you for joining. The benefits of membership far outweigh your cost! LEARN MORE

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October 21-24
International Oak Society Conference

Oak experts and enthusiasts from around the world will convene at UC Davis this fall for the 9th International Oak Society Conference. LEARN MORE and REGISTER

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Saturday, November 3
CLEARANCE PLANT SALE
to Support the Friends of the UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden
Members Only: 9 -11 a.m.
Public Sale: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
UC Davis Arboretum Teaching Nursery

DIY Pollinator Paradise
Shop our one-acre nursery for an incredible selection of Arboretum All-Stars, California natives and thousands of other attractive, low-water plants perfect for creating a landscape alive with environmentally important pollinators.

Become a Member and Save!
Not a member? Call ahead or join at the door! All members receive 10% off their purchases and at this sale members receive a $10 off member appreciation gift; new members receive an additional $10 off as a thank you for joining. The benefits of membership far outweigh your cost! LEARN MORE

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