January 22 – March 16, 2019
From Base to Peak
This interactive exhibition captures history of Mt. Tam’s West Peak, and details the plan to enhance plant communities while allowing visitors to take in the breathtaking views.
January 31, 2019
The MAGC Conservation Series: Restoring West Peak
Join us for the opening of this interactive exhibit that explores the intersection of ecology and cultural history on Mt. Tam’s West Peak.
February 7, 2019
Ground Rules with Kate Frey
Some of us are born with a talent for gardening, others come to it later in life. Whether you are experienced or a novice, there is much to learn in order to create and maintain a successful garden. Ground Rules contains 100 essential “rules” for you to discover and use.
February 10, 2019
Weaving Workshop: Coiled Straw Basket or Skep With Charlie Kennard
We will use a roadside grass, or rush, to begin a bowl-shaped basket, using a skep (bee-hive)-making technique. Skeps also make excellent swarm-catchers. In the lunch break, we will have the opportunity to visit Charlie’s apiary in the garden.
March 6, 2019
Welcome Home George Washington
Horticulturalist Dean Norton’s presentation is an informative yet entertaining look at the gardening world of George Washington, the Mt. Vernon Ladies Association, and personal stories.
March 14, 2019
The MAGC Conservation Series: Health of the Mountain
Hear what we’ve learned from a new inventory of Mt. Tam’s seeps and springs, part of an ongoing effort to understand the health of the mountain.
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