San Diego Botanic Garden presents several events in July
San Diego Botanic Garden will hold the following events this month:Sculpture in the Garden
Dedicated to the Memory of Dennis Batt
July 9, 2012 – April 15, 2013
This unique exhibition showcases sculptures from 25 talented artists set against the beautiful backdrop of the Garden’s lush and natural 37 acres. For participating artists visit SDBGarden.org/sculpture.htm.
July 14 - 15, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
This one-of-a-kind event features thousands of fascinating creepy-crawlies including live insects, lizards, snakes, and the famous “Madagascar hissing cockroaches.” Children can practice bug collecting, hands-on insect arts and crafts, and even taste cooked mealworm larva (in various flavors such as mesquite, teriyaki, and barbeque!).
Cost: Free with admission or membership. Free for all children 12 and under.
Native Plants and Native People Trail – Grand Re-Opening
July 21, 2012, 10:30 a.m.
Join the Graden for the Grand Re-Opening of its Native Plants and Native People Trail. For more information please contact Cheryl Mergenthaler, cmergenthaler@SDBGarden.org.