PREVIOUS EVENTS 2014

JANUARY 2014 EVENTS

Saturday, January 4, Out of the Wilds and Into Your Garden: Accent on Annuals
2 to 4 pm, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
Container gardening with California native plants.
www.longbeach.gov

Sunday, January 12, Audubon Bird Walk
8 to 10 am, El Dorado Nature Center
Get the details:
www.longbeach.gov

Saturday, January 18, Justin Rudd's 30-Minute Beach Cleanup Day
10 a.m.
1 Granada Ave.
Long Beach, 90803
(Belmont Shore)
www.beachcleanup.org

Saturday, January 18, Astronomy Star Party
7 pm, Seal Beach Pier (grassy area), Seal Beach
Sponsored by Bogart's Coffeehouse:
www.bogartscoffee.com

Saturday, January 25, Tai Chi Chuan for Beginners
9 am to 11 am, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
Classes $15 each (payable to instructor).
Get the details:
www.longbeach.gov

Saturday, January 25, Landscape Class: Designing Your New Landscape
9:30 am
Brennan Thomas Administration Building
1800 E. Wardlow Rd., Long Beach
www.lbwater.org

FEBRUARY 2014

Saturday, February 1, Out of the Wilds and Into Your Garden: Intro to Botany for Gardeners
2 to 4 pm, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
Container gardening with California native plants.
www.longbeach.gov

Saturday, February 8, Bird Watching 101
9 am to noon, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
16 years old and up. $10.
www.longbeach.gov

Saturday, February 15, Justin Rudd's 30-Minute Beach Cleanup Day
10 a.m.
1 Granada Ave.
Long Beach, 90803
(Belmont Shore)
www.beachcleanup.org

Saturday, February 22, Tai Chi Chuan for Beginners
9 am to 11 am, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
Classes $15 each (payable to instructor).
Get the details:
www.longbeach.gov

Saturday, February 22, Landscape Class: California Friendly Landscapes
9:30 am
Brennan Thomas Administration Building
1800 E. Wardlow Rd., Long Beach
www.lbwater.org

Sunday, February 23, An Afternoon with Rebecca, Intuitive Psychic
3 pm, Bogart's Coffee, Seal Beach
www.bogartscoffee.com

MARCH 2014 EVENTS

Saturday, March 1, Out of the Wilds and Into Your Garden: Climate Chabnge and Southern California Gardens
7:30 pm, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
How climate change may affect local gardens.
www.longbeach.gov

Saturday, March 8, Landscape Class: Low-Maintenance California Friendly Gardening
9:30 am to 1 pm
Brennan Thomas Administration Building
1800 E. Wardlow Rd., Long Beach
www.lbwater.org

Saturday, March 15, Justin Rudd's 30-Minute Beach Cleanup Day
10 a.m.
1 Granada Ave.
Long Beach, 90803
(Belmont Shore)
www.beachcleanup.org

Thursday, March 20, Audubon Society Meeting
9 am to noon, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
16 years old and up. $10.
www.longbeach.gov

Saturday, March 22, Tai Chi Chuan for Beginners
9 am to 11 am, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
Classes $15 each (payable to instructor).
Get the details:
www.longbeach.gov

APRIL 2014 EVENTS

Saturday, April 5, Out of the Wilds and Into Your Garden: Fabulous Fruits
2 to 4 pm, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
California native plants with edible fruits.
www.longbeach.gov

Saturday, April 5, Landscape Class: Using Stone and Pavers in Your Garden
9:30 am to 1 pm
Brennan Thomas Administration Building
1800 E. Wardlow Rd., Long Beach
www.lbwater.org

Tuesday, April 8, Family Night Walk
7 to 9 pm, El Dorado Nature Center
Pre-registration required: (562) 570-1745
www.longbeach.gov

Sunday, April 13, Audubon Bird Walk
8 am to 10 am, El Dorado Nature Center
(562) 570-1745
www.longbeach.gov

Sunday, April 13, Open House at Prisk Native Garden
1 to 4 pm
Prisk Elementary School, 2375 Fanwood Ave., Long Beach, 90815

Thursday, April 17, Audubon Society Meeting
9 am to noon, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
16 years old and up. $10.
www.longbeach.gov

Saturday, April 19, Help Our Oceans on Earth Day
9 am to 11 am, On the sand, east of the Belmont Pier, Long Beach. Rain cancels.
www.longbeach.gov

Saturday, April 19, Justin Rudd's 30-Minute Beach Cleanup Day
10 a.m.
1 Granada Ave.
Long Beach, 90803
(Belmont Shore)
www.beachcleanup.org

Saturday, April 26, Tai Chi Chuan for Beginners
9 am to 11 am, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
Classes $15 each (payable to instructor).
Get the details:
www.longbeach.gov

MAY 2014 EVENTS

Saturday, May 3, Third Annual Long Beach Lawn-to-Garden Tour
10 am to 2 pm
www.lbwater.org

Saturday, May 3, Out of the Wilds and Into Your Garden: Lester Rowntree
Legacy of an unusual California native plantswoman
2 to 4 pm, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
California native plants with edible fruits.
www.longbeach.gov

Sundays, May 4-25, Kundalini Yoga and Meditation
11 am to 12:30 pm, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
$40 monthly class fee or $12 walk-in fee
www.longbeach.gov

Saturday, May 10, Bird Walk for Beginners
9 am to 11 am , El Dorado Nature Center
Pre-registration required: (562) 570-1745
www.longbeach.gov

Tuesday, May 13, Family Night Walk
7 to 9 pm, El Dorado Nature Center
Pre-registration required: (562) 570-1745
www.longbeach.gov

Thursday, May 15, El Dorado Audubon Society Meeting
7:30 pm, El Dorado Nature Center
(562) 570-1745
www.longbeach.gov

Saturday, May 17, Landscape Class: Style Your Design Based on the Architecture of Your Home
9:30 am to 1 pm
Brennan Thomas Administration Building
1800 E. Wardlow Rd., Long Beach
www.lbwater.org

Saturday, May 17, Justin Rudd's 30-Minute Beach Cleanup Day
10 a.m.
1 Granada Ave.
Long Beach, 90803
(Belmont Shore)
www.beachcleanup.org

AUGUST 2014 EVENTS

Saturday, August 2, Out of the Wilds and Into Your Garden: Water-Wise Hummingbird Haven.
Native plants for hummingbirds.
2 to 4 pm, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
California native plants with edible fruits.
www.longbeach.gov

Sundays, Kundalini Yoga and Meditation
11 am to 12:30 pm, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
$40 monthly class fee or $12 walk-in fee
www.longbeach.gov

Every Friday (June-August), Family Night Walk
7 to 9 pm, El Dorado Nature Center
Pre-registration required: (562) 570-1745
www.longbeach.gov

Wednesday, August 13, Gardening Class: Square-Foot Gardening (Space Utilization) and Alternative Gardening Methods
12 to 1 pm, Civic Center Edible Garden at Long Beach City Hall, 333 W. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach 90802
www.longbeach.gov

Thursday, August 14, Summer Concert, Sligo Rags, Celtic Rock
7:30 pm, El Dorado Nature Center
Food truck: Ragin' Cajun on Wheels
(562) 570-1745
www.longbeach.gov

Saturday, August 16, Justin Rudd's 30-Minute Beach Cleanup Day
10 a.m.
1 Granada Ave.
Long Beach, 90803
(Belmont Shore)
www.beachcleanup.org

Saturday, August 16, Compost and Vermicompost Workshop
10:30 am to 12:30 pm
2929 E. Willow St., Long Beach
www.longbeach-recycles.org

Thursday, August 28, Summer Concert, Steele Parade, Calypso
7:30 pm, El Dorado Nature Center
Food truck: Kona Ice
(562) 570-1745
www.longbeach.gov

Friday, August 29, Astronomy Night-Star Party
8 pm, Grassy area at beginning of Seal Beach Pier.
www.bogartscoffee.com

SEPTEMBER 2014 EVENTS

Saturday, September 13, Drawing in Nature
10 am to 3 pm, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
www.longbeach.gov

Sundays, Kundalini Yoga and Meditation
11 am to 12:30 pm, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
$40 monthly class fee or $12 walk-in fee
www.longbeach.gov

Tuesday, September 9, Family Night Walk
7 to 9 pm, El Dorado Nature Center
Pre-registration required: (562) 570-1745
www.longbeach.gov

Sunday, September 14, Audubon Bird Walk
8 am, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
www.longbeach.gov

Wednesday, September 17, Gardening Class: Pests and Diseases in Vegetable Gardens/Organic Spray Recipes
12 to 1 pm, Civic Center Edible Garden at Long Beach City Hall, 333 W. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach 90802
www.longbeach.gov

Saturday, September 20, California Coastal Cleanup Day
9 am to noon (see various locations on link below)
www.longbeach.gov

Saturday, September 20, Justin Rudd's 30-Minute Beach Cleanup Day
10 a.m.
1 Granada Ave.
Long Beach, 90803
(Belmont Shore)
www.beachcleanup.org

Sunday, September 21, An Afternoon with Rebecca, Intuitive Psychic
3 pm, Bogart's Coffee House, Seal Beach
www.bogartscoffee.com

Friday, September 27, Astronomy Night-Star Party
8 pm, Grassy area at beginning of Seal Beach Pier.
www.bogartscoffee.com