Archived Events

Folk Music Jam Sessions

Folk musicians are invited to bring their acoustic instruments and play together informally during this acoustic jam session at Wyatt Deck next to the redwood grove in the UC Davis Arboretum.

Natural Tie-Dye

Want to learn how to dye fabric sustainably? Bring one white item you want to tie-dye: t-shirt, socks, shorts, pillow-case, you name it! The Arboretum Ambassadors will help you tie-dye and explain how to make the plant- and food-based, eco-friendly dyes. 

Birds in Davis: Out and About

Join long-time docent and birding enthusiast Lois Richter for a leisurely walk around the Arboretum and learn how to spot and identify birds that winter in Davis in their natural habitat!

Birds in Davis: The Inside Scoop

Do you wonder what those birds outside your window are? Wish you knew more about them?  At this indoor presentation, long-time docent and birding enthusiast Lois Richter explains our feathered neighbors through her slide show and talk “Winter Birds in Davis.” Seating is limited. 

Folk Music Jam Sessions

Folk musicians are invited to bring their acoustic instruments and play together informally during this acoustic jam session at Wyatt Deck next to the redwood grove in the UC Davis Arboretum.

Wednesday Walk with Warren

Join Warren Roberts, superintendent emeritus of the UC Davis Arboretum, famous storyteller and punster, for an always-engaging noontime exploration of winter in the UC Davis Arboretum's gardens and collections. This event is free.

Folk Music Jam Session

Folk musicians are invited to bring their acoustic instruments and play together informally during this acoustic jam session at Wyatt Deck next to the redwood grove in the UC Davis Arboretum.

Folk Music Jam Session

Folk musicians are invited to bring their acoustic instruments and play together informally during this acoustic jam session at Wyatt Deck next to the redwood grove in the UC Davis Arboretum.

Yoga in the Arboretum

De-stress, exercise and enjoy nature with an hour of yoga in the UC Davis Arboretum. This class is appropriate for all skill levels and led by a certified instructor. Dress comfortably and bring a towel or yoga mat and water bottle.

Folk Music Jam Session

Folk musicians are invited to bring their acoustic instruments and play together informally during this acoustic jam session at the Wyatt Deck.

Wednesday Walks with Warren

Join Warren Roberts, the Superintendent Emeritus of the Arboretum and famous storyteller and punster, for an always-engaging noontime exploration of fall in the UC Davis Arboretum's gardens and collections. These events are free.

Clearance Plant Sale

Fall Theme: 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.

Meet the Arboretum Tour

Are you wondering what’s up in the Arboretum? Join us for an informal walking tour led by the Learning by Leading™ education interns. You’ll discover more about our gardens and plant collections as well as our free public programming.