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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.

2019 events

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.
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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.
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February, 2019

The MAGC Conservation Series: From Peak to Peak

Join us for a conversation with members of Marin’s Native American community about the history and significance of Mt. Tam.
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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.
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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.
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Mt. Vernon

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.
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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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magc for your next event

Weddings, Life Celebrations, Business Events, Special Events

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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Help us welcome the public and share the beauty of MAGC.  We have a variety of volunteer opportunities and will provide all the training you need.

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