South Coast Botanic Garden August 2018 Events!
South Coast Botanic Garden is inviting all Palos Verdes homes owners to enjoy some outdoor fun. In addition to the monthly classes that are available, August will be bring some unique activities to enjoy.
On Saturday, August 4, 2018, from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m., you can “chill out” and step onto the mat with new instructor, Veronica, for refreshing and revitalizing mornings. With vinyasa flow yoga greet the sun through breath exploration, mindful movement and strength-building stretches. T his is a great time to let the Garden landscape be your inspiration for this life-giving and sustainable practice. Open to all levels. Beginners welcome. Bring a mat.
On Saturday, August 25, 2018, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., de-stress with a relaxing afternoon surrounded by calming nature. Led by certified integrative wellness life coach Elizabeth Simone, you’ll journey through your five senses, create a personal mandala meditation stone, experience a walking labyrinth, practice breathing and grounding exercises all while enjoying a complimentary glass of wine and afternoon nibbles. The cost of this special event is $59/members, $65 for non members. The fee includes all-day tram access.
On Saturday, August 25, 2018, the Begonia Society will be holding their annual Begonia Show at the Gardens from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and is free with Garden admission (the location is the Frances Young Hall). Begonias are among a favorite among gardeners and horticulturalists. They are found in rain forests and prefer a semi-shady location. Begonias do very well in Southern California. They are especially attractive in pots but also thrive planted in the garden. No registration required. You will be able to see the many beautiful and unusual Begonias exhibited by members. There are always plants on sale to take home for your own garden.
For more information on any of the above activities go to www.southcoastbotanicgarden.org. The Garden is located at 26300 Crenshaw Blvd, Palos Verdes Peninsula.
To read my prior article on South Coast Botanic Garden click here.
Photo courtesy of the South Coast Botanic Garden.