Calendar of Events

Our Calendar lists free workshops and seminars as well as activities organized by our sponsors and local non-profits. 

Send Calendar Listings by the 15th of the Month to Lynn Neagley



Next SDHS Online Zoom General Meeting: 
November 8, 2021
With Farmer Roy and Fall & Winter Vegetable Gardening 


Next SDHS Coffee In The Garden: 
November 20, 2021

At SDHS President Karen England’s Home & Garden at Edgehill Herb Farm, Vista, CA  

Event is Free – Members Only – Tickets become available 2 weeks prior. Watch your email.




Evergreen Nursery:

Open for business. Call 858-481-0622 for current hours of operation during the week and weekends. Please call for updates on the upcoming free Saturday Seminar Schedule.

Sunshine Gardens, Encinitas:

Open for business. Call 760) 436-3244 for weekday and weekend hours.


Walter Andersen Nursery:   


San Diego:  Open for business 8:00am-5:00pm, 7 days a week. Call 619-224-8271 for directions and latest in-store shopping information. FREE Saturday classes: November 6,13 & 20 at 9:00am.


Poway: Open for business 9:00am-5:00pm, 7 days a week. Call 858-513-4900 for directions and latest in-store shopping information. FREE Saturday Classes: November 6,13 & 20at 9:30am.


Green Thumb Super Garden Centers:


San Marcos: Open for business. Monday-Saturday: 8:00am-5:00pm and Sunday: 9:00am-5:00pm

Call 760-744-3822 for in-store shopping guidelines. 




Alta Vista Gardens

Check for current hours of operations at or by calling 760-945-3954  


San Diego Botanic Garden 

Open to members and public by reservation only. Purchase tickets online. Current hours: Wednesday-Sunday: 9:00am-5:00pm. 

November 11, 2021, 10:00pm-12:00pm or 2:00pm-4:00pm Cement and Hypertufa Vessel Workshop held outdoors. $60.00 (members) $72.00 (non-members). Register by November 4. 


The Water Conservation Garden

Current hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday-Sunday, 9:00am-4:00pm and Thursday, 9:00am-6:00pm. FREE Admission on the second Friday of every month. 

Call for latest information on admission prices, tours, and virtual classes: (619) 660-0614, ext. 10


November 11, 2021, 8:00am Veteran’s Day Flag Raising with free admission & refreshments

Register at


November 13, 2021


Special member Preview 9am – 10am


Fall Garden Festival 2021

Tours – Holiday Shopping – Tree Giveaways – Sustainability Demonstrations




Vista Garden Club:  


November 5, 2021, Fall Fundraiser at the Twin Oaks Golf Course in San Marcos. Proceeds go towards our scholarship program and community/Club events. There will be live and silent auctions and many wonderful raffle drawings. Meal ticket is $35 with a choice of salmon or boneless braised ribs and a decadent chocolate/raspberry cake for dessert. Contact to purchase meal tickets or for more information. Everyone is invited to enjoy this marvelous event.


Dos Valles Garden Club:

For the latest information on upcoming December Poinsettia Sale and in person meetings:


Poway Valley Garden Club: 

November 13, 2021, 9:00am-3:00pm, Old Poway Park

42nd Annual PVGC Flower Show “Let's Celebrate the Holidays”


Village Garden Club of La Jolla

Contact: to register for Virtual programs.

November 18, 2021, 10:30am (for Program), “I Speak for the Bees” presented by Ted Dennard.


Mission Hills Garden Club

November 17, 2021, 6:30pm-8:30pm “November Potluck Gathering and Plant Swap”

$5.00 admission for non-members. Additional information and registration are at website.

Check out their YouTube Channel for previous presentations.



California Native Plant Society-San Diego Chapter

Online Garden tours and more at

November 13, 2021, 9:30am-4:00pm Bird Rock Fundraiser: Dry Stream Bed Design 101 with Greg Rubin and Leo Hernandez. Cost: $35.00 (includes lunch), space is limited. Register:


UCCE San Diego County and the Farm and Home Advisors 

Free Online Workshop information available at  


Master Gardener Hotline:

Gardening questions answered by trained volunteers 7 days a week at (858) 822-6910 or by emailing A large variety of links to current gardening programs for individuals and families interested in establishing a home vegetable garden can be accessed here too.




“Garden Talk” radio show with Walter Andersen Nursery, every Saturday from 6:00 to 7:00 am on KCBQ1170AM/96.1FM and KPRZ1210AM/106.1FM.  Walter Andersen Nursery Facebook page posts updated information and has a link to all 2020 podcasts.


Garden America Radio Show. Saturday 8:00am Hosts Bryan Main, John Bagnasco and Tiger Palafox. Broadcasts are via Facebook Live. Call-in questions to toll-free number (855) 424-9825. Each show also features an industry “expert.” for programming information. Available to Podcast and live stream are available through “Biz Talk Radio.”  


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