Sure, why not drop by San Francisco Botanical Garden (nee Strybing Arboretum) over in Golden Gate Park? Even in late Autumn, there’s still lots of color around, as this Anna’s Hummingbird shows us.
Check out the Garden’s monthly schedule below.
See you there!
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SAN FRANCISCO BOTANICAL GARDEN SOCIETY PRESENTS
GUIDED WALKS & GARDEN TOURS NOV. 2008
SAN FRANCISCO BOTANICAL GARDEN AT STRYBING ARBORETUM
GOLDEN GATE PARK, SAN FRANCISCO
DAILY DOCENT-LED TOURS
Free docent-led tours depart from the Garden Bookstore (near the Main Gate) every day and from the Friend Gate (north entrance) every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. Groups of 10 or more can call ahead to reserve special-focus tours.
When: Tours from the Garden Bookstore:
1:30pm, Monday – Friday
10:30am & 1:30pm, Saturday & Sunday
Tours from the Friend Gate:
2pm, Wednesday, Friday & Sunday
CHILDREN’S STORY TIME & FAMILY WALKS
Join a docent-led Family Walk on the first and third SUNDAY of the month following Children’s Story Time in the Library. Kids and their families can dig into great garden stories, then venture out on a special tour of the Botanical Garden.
When: Story Time begins at 10:30am
Family Walk follows at 11:00am
Sundays, November 2 and 16, 2008
MONTHLY BIRDING FOR EVERYONE
This Birding Walk is especially designed for kids, age 7 and older, and their families, and focuses on the birds and flowers throughout the Garden. Participants are encouraged to bring a pencil and binoculars. Species from hummingbirds to hawks have been spotted! All children must be accompanied by an adult. Meet at the Garden Bookstore near the Main Gate on the first SATURDAY of every month.
Co-sponsored by SF Botanical Garden Society, San Francisco Nature Education, and the Golden Gate Audubon Society.
When: 10am–12pm, Saturday, November 1, 2008
MONTHLY BIRDING WALKS
Bring your binoculars and head off on a special guided Birding Walk, co-sponsored by SF Botanical Garden Society and the Audubon Society. Species from hummingbirds to hawks have been spotted! Meet 15 minutes before tour at the Garden Bookstore near the Main Gate on the first SUNDAY of every month.
When: 8–11am, Sunday, November 2, 2008
FOR ALL TOURS:
Information: 415/661-1316 or www.sfbotanicalgarden.org
Location: San Francisco Botanical Garden at Strybing Arboretum
Golden Gate Park, 9th Avenue at Lincoln Way, San Francisco