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MAGC’s vision is to preserve and share our beautiful historic site, while enriching our community through exploration and discovery in the arts and the natural environment.

2020 events

February 29, 2020

Home Landscaping in a Changing Climate: Fire Smart, Water Wise, Biodiverse

Come hear a gathering of experts tell of methods to manage water, enrich soil, and build fire-wise landscapes with thriving plants that encourage biodiversity. Go home reenergized, full of nature-affirming ideas you can apply to your own land.

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March 7, 2020

Rooted in Wonder: Opening Reception

Meet artists Frances McCormack and Miya Hannan at the opening of this new exhibition in The Studio.

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March 7–April 26, 2020

Rooted in Wonder: Frances McCormack and Miya Hannan

Painter Frances McCormack and interdisciplinary artist Miya Hannan will surprise you with their enigmatic explorations of the earth and human fate in this new exhibition.

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March 24, 2020

The Book of Eating with Adam Platt

Don’t miss this conversation with New York Magazine food critic and author of THE BOOK OF EATING: Adventures in Professional Gluttony, a wildly hilarious and irreverent memoir of a globe-trotting life lived meal-to-meal.

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April 19, 2020

Pixie Spring Fair

Join us for this beloved annual family tradition. This year’s Spring Fair will feature a petting zoo, face painting, arts & crafts, a train, autotopia, music, games, food and more!

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April 20, 2020

Growing Weed in the Garden with Johanna Silver

Author and garden expert Johanna Silver presents her new book, the first-ever guide to growing weed outdoors. Join us for tips on how to cultivate your own cannabis, from seed to stash.

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April 23, 2020

Grow What You Love with Emily Murphy

Local author Emily Murphy joins us to share inspiration from her book Grow What You Love, a book designed to change your cooking and your life.

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May2-3 & 9-10

Marin Open Studios

This year, Marin Art & Garden Center will host 10 artists in our Studio Gallery, so come make MAGC your main stop in this county-wide event.

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May 4, 2020

Spring Birds & Their Songs with Meryl Sundove

Take a stroll with with environmental educator, trainer, mentor and scientist Meryl Sundove, who will help us learn more about what we know about bird song and why birds sing in the spring.

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MAGC has won “Best Place for a Wedding” in the Pacific Sun’s annual Best of Marin awards so many times that we have made their Hall of Fame!

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