Weekly Learning – August 18

Educational Activities from Garden Educator JoAnn Vrilakas

Covid 19 getting to you physically and mentally? 

“Nature itself is the best physician.”

– Hippocrates

Check out this video about the healing power of nature by Nooshin Razani, MD, director of the Center for Nature and Health at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital. 

Ted talk

Kalmiopsis leachiana

New Scavenger Hunts for Your Garden Visit!

Explore the garden and make discoveries!

Community Habitat Enhancement Project

“This area is toast!” A restoration expert’s reaction to Leach Garden’s eastern five acres sounds daunting but knowing that the magical beauty of Garden grew from the remains of a pig farm provides great hope and momentum.

Ikebana in a Box – VIRTUAL

Japanese floral art with Nana Bellerud

City Nature Challenge 2021

Ideas and resources to help you look for, find, attract, and document nature in your house or yard!

iNaturalist workshop and City Nature Challenge Observations

Explore the garden, snap photos of plants & wildlife, and contribute to science!

Urban Weeds VIRTUAL – presented by EMSWCD

Learn weed identification and tips!

Fun Activities – May 2

There is plenty to do during this time of physical distancing, from community science projects for all ages, to fun and engaging stories and videos for little children.

Fun Activities – June 6

There is plenty to do during this time of physical distancing, from community science projects for all ages, to fun and engaging stories and videos for little children.

Attracting Pollinators VIRTUAL – presented by EMSWCD

Learn about the different kinds of pollinators that might be living in your garden and how to support them!

Fun Activities – May 30

There is plenty to do during this time of physical distancing, from community science projects for all ages, to fun and engaging stories and videos for little children.

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Join our mailing list to receive the latest news and updates from the Garden.

You have Successfully Subscribed!

Skip to content