Archived Events

Folk Music Jam Session

Folk musicians are invited to play together informally during this acoustic jam session at the Wyatt Deck, located on Arboretum Drive (formerly Old Davis Road) next to the redwood grove in the UC Davis Arboretum.

FALL PLANT SALE CLEARANCE

Life after Lawn Shop from one of our area’s largest selections of attractive, low-water, easy-care, regionally-appropriate plants perfect for restoring your home’s habitat including lots of California natives and Arboretum All Stars.

Open to the public: 9 a.m.

Pacific Flyway Family Day

Join us for a variety of hands-on activities as we explore the migratory birds of the Pacific Flyway in our region. Try on a pair of model wings and imagine what flight might feel like.

  • Cruess Hall Courtyard
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FALL PLANT SALE

Life After Lawn

Shop the one of the area’s largest selections of attractive, low-water, easy-care, regionally-appropriate plants perfect for restoring your home’s habitat including lots of California natives and Arboretum All Stars.

A Chemist’s Perspective on Plants

Dr. Jared Shaw, Professor of Organic Chemistry at UC Davis, will focus on plants and plant extracts as he discusses how we are able to design and build new molecules with interesting properties. To complement the lecture, Dr. Shaw will have samples audience members can smell and/or taste.