Event Calendar

Jul 28 @ 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
10:00 am
Succulents look stunning in a low-water garden. They’re surprisingly easy to care for and come in all shapes and sizes. See examples in our Ruth Risdon Storer Garden and learn how to grow them. Parking is free on weekends along Garrod Drive near the Gazebo or in nearby Visitor Parking Lot 55. For more information please call (530) 752-4880.
Ruth Risdon Storer Garden
Aug 11 @ 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
Aug 25 @ 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
Sep 8 @ 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
11:00 am
Bring your insect collecting nets and join entomologists Melissa Cruz and Joel Hernandez to explore the amazing diversity of insects from California, southern Arizona and more. The event is free, ADA accessible and all ages are welcome. Biking is encouraged, but parking is free on weekends in Visitor Parking Lot 55. If you have any questions, please call (530) 752-4880.[...]
Arboretum Gazebo
Sep 13 @ 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 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[...]
Arboretum Gazebo
Sep 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
9:00 am
The UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden cordially invites you to breakfast in the gardens. Join fellow Arboretum members and friends for a free estate planning seminar hosted by the Arboretum and Public Garden with the UC Davis Office of Planned Giving. A local estate attorney will share current information about the keys to a well-crafted estate plan that can protect[...]
Arboretum Teaching Nursery
Sep 22 @ 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
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Pollinator Gardening: Enrich your environment with hummingbirds, bees and butterflies Join Yolo County Master Gardeners, together with horticulture experts from the UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden, for a morning packed with information about attracting pollinators to your gardens and enriching our environment. Why attend? Learn why creating pollinator-friendly habitats in your home landscape is of the utmost environmental importance[...]
Arboretum Teaching Nursery, UC Davis Campus
9:00 am
Life After Lawn Attractive, low-water, easy-care, regionally-appropriate plants perfect for restoring your home’s habitat including lots of California natives and Arboretum All Stars. __________________________________________ Choose from our best plant selection of the season at this sale! Open to members: 9 – 11 a.m. Not a member? Call ahead or join at the door. LEARN MORE Open to the public: 11 a.m. –[...]
Arboretum Teaching Nursery, UC Davis Campus
Oct 21 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
9:00 am
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. Parking is free. Click here for directions.  __________________________________________ Shop the area’s largest selection of attractive, low-water, easy-care, regionally-appropriate plants! Open to the public: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Become a member[...]
Arboretum Teaching Nursery, UC Davis Campus
Nov 4 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
9:00 am
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. Parking is free. Click here for directions.  __________________________________________ Open to the public: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Become a member and save! Call ahead or join at the door! All[...]
Arboretum Teaching Nursery, UC Davis Campus