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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Friday, October 24
Folk Music Jam Session
12-1 p.m., Wyatt Deck
Folk musicians are invited to bring their acoustic instruments and play together informally over the lunch hour. All skill levels are welcome, and listeners are invited.

Saturday, October 25
PLANT SALE to Support the Friends of the UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden
9 a.m. - 1 p.m., Open to the Public
Members save 10%. Become a new member and receive 10% off and an additional coupon for $10 off. LEARN MORE

THE NEW FRONT YARD: We know that many homeowners out there are in the process of developing their "New Front Yard" by replacing high-water-use plants with low-water alternatives. That's why this October you are going to find just what you need from the area's largest selection of attractive, drought-tolerant, easy-care, region-apprropriate plants including lots of California natives and Arboreutm All-Stars.
LEARN MORE.

Sunday, November 2
Native American Uses of California Plants
2 p.m., UC Davis Welcome Center
Enjoy an engaging, family-friendly tour of the Native American Contemplative Garden and discover traditional uses for a variety of California plants.

Friday, November 7
Folk Music Jam Session
12-1 p.m., Wyatt Deck
Folk musicians are invited to bring their acoustic instruments and play together informally over the lunch hour. All skill levels are welcome, and listeners are invited.

Sunday, November 9
Storytime Through the Seasons: Under the Redwood Tree
1-3 p.m., Wyatt Deck (Rain location: 146 Environmental Horticulture)
Join the Arboretum Ambassadors for a free, outdoor reading program exploring the cultural and natural world of Native Californians. Enjoy traditional stories, games, and arts. All ages are welcome!

Wednesday, November 12
Wednesday Walks with Warren
Noon, Arboretum Gazebo
Join our Superintendent Emeritus Warren Roberts--famous storyteller and punster--for an always engaging noontime exploration of the UC Davis Arboretum's West-end gardens

Sunday, November 16
Go Green Drop-in Day
1-3 p.m., Trellis in the California Native Plant GATEway Garden (behind the Davis Commons Shopping Center)
Want to be more sustainable? Have fun learning about conserving resources through hands-on activities. All ages are welcome!.

Friday, November 21
Folk Music Jam Session
12-1 p.m., Wyatt Deck
Folk musicians are invited to bring their acoustic instruments and play together informally over the lunch hour. All skill levels are welcome, and listeners are invited.

Friday, December 5
Folk Music Jam Session
12-1 p.m., Wyatt Deck
Folk musicians are invited to bring their acoustic instruments and play together informally over the lunch hour. All skill levels are welcome, and listeners are invited.

Wednesday, December 10
Wednesday Walks with Warren
Noon, Arboretum Gazebo
Join our Superintendent Emeritus Warren Roberts--famous storyteller and punster--for an always engaging noontime exploration of the UC Davis Arboretum's West-end gardens.

Friday, December 19
Folk Music Jam Session
12-1 p.m., Wyatt Deck
Folk musicians are invited to bring their acoustic instruments and play together informally over the lunch hour. All skill levels are welcome, and listeners are invited.