Event Calendar

Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Folk musicians are invited to play together informally during this acoustic jam session at the Wyatt Deck in the UC Davis Arboretum. 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[...]
Wyatt Deck, UC Davis Arboretum
12:00 pm
Build your own bird feeder using materials you already have in your home while learning more about local bird species. Please bring empty milk jugs, plastic bottles, tin cans, or milk cartons to design your project. Volunteers from the SimpleCraft Club at UC Davis will also be there to assist participants with their crafting expertise! The event is free; parking[...]
Wyatt Deck, UC Davis Arboretum
Feb 25 @ 2:00 pm
2:00 pm
Don’t miss the spectacular late winter display of yellow blossoms in the Eric E. Conn Acacia Grove! Join us for a guided tour featuring over 50 different acacias from around the world. The event is free; parking is free on weekends in Putah Creek Lodge Visitor Parking Lot off Garrod Drive. Click here for a map of the location. For[...]
Putah Creek Lodge, UC Davis campus
1:00 pm
Learn how to make and play an elderberry flute with East Bay Regional Parks docent Antonio Flores who will talk about the craft and culture of Native Californian flute making as well as the endangered elderberry beetle. All materials will be supplied. Please bring a sharpened pocket knife if you have one. Adults will need to supervise their young children.[...]
146 Environmental Horticulture
Mar 4 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am
Start your day off right! Pick your distance and discover the Arboretum as you run or walk along our demonstration gardens, plant collections and the waterway, then join us for a light, healthy breakfast. Co-sponsored by the Arboretum Ambassadors and Davis Hiking Club. (Rain or shine.) For more information and directions, please call (530) 752-4880 or visit http://arboretum.ucdavis.edu/calendar.aspx.  
Wyatt Deck, UC Davis
Mar 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Join Warren Roberts, the Superintendent Emeritus of the 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. Visitors can find parking in Visitor Parking Lot 47 near Arboretum Headquarters with the purchase of a $9 daily pass. Members with parking benefits can request a permit at[...]
Arboretum Headquarters
Mar 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Folk musicians are invited to play together informally during this acoustic jam session at the Wyatt Deck in the UC Davis Arboretum. 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[...]
Wyatt Deck, UC Davis Arboretum
9:00 am
Member Appreciation Sale: 9 – 11 a.m. Public Sale: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. PLANT SALE web page: http://publicgarden.ucdavis.edu/plant-sales The first TWO HOURS of the March 11 sale are OPEN ONLY to Friends of the UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden and Davis Botanical Society members. The second two hours of this sale are open to the public. At any[...]
UC Davis Arboretum Teaching Nursery
Mar 12 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
The Indian Graduate Student Association, in collaboration with the Friends of the UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden, present “Rang Barsey”—a celebration of Holi.  Have a fun-filled time in this magnificent celebration of joy and love with colors, water, and lots of Indian food at the Arboretum Gazebo. Stay tuned for updates including ticket prices. For more info visit http://tinyurl.com/rangbarsey2017[...]
Arboretum Gazebo
Mar 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Folk musicians are invited to play together informally during this acoustic jam session at the Wyatt Deck in the UC Davis Arboretum. 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[...]
Wyatt Deck, UC Davis Arboretum