2014 SMAS Events and Educational Classes

All programs are held at the Kohl Pumphouse in San Mateo Central Park.  Enter at 9th & Palm Avenues, follow path to iron dog statue.  Go through white gates to the left of the statue, and the Pumphouse is behind the Victorian fountain.

Sunday Master Gardener Plant Clinics: May 4, June 1, July 13 (skip July 6 because of July 4 weekend), Aug 3, Sept (no clinic, due to Fall Garden Tour), Oct 5, Nov 2.    Come anytime between 11:30am – 1pm. FREE
The Master Gardeners are available to answer your questions from general information to advice about specific problems.  You may bring samples  of your plants for better diagnosis.  Use a Ziploc or similar bag to carry your sample.  If you suspect insect damage, try to include some of the insects so they can be correctly identified.  http://ucanr.org/sites/MGsSMSF/


 Sunday Garden Seminars:

FREE to the public on the first Sunday of each month.

August 3, 1 – 2:30pm.LIVING CENTERPIECES: “The Plant Recipe Book” Demonstration and Book Signing  FREE *
Join us for a special afternoon event with Baylor Chapman of Lila B Design, where she’ll demonstrate a series of gorgeous arrangements from her latest book, “The Plant Recipe Book” (Artisan, April 2014).

You’ll have the opportunity to buy the book, have it signed, and take it home as inspiration to create your own dramatic, elegant, and long-lived arrangements. This book is also an excellent gift!

* Demonstration and signing are free – books are for purchase.
Lila B Design: www.lilabdesign.com



Nursery/Greenhouse * Plant Sales
Open Tuesday, Thursday: 10am – 2:00pm.  Sunday: 10am-Noon

* Facility may be rented for private functions, so please call ahead before visiting on Sunday afternoon.  (650) 579-0536

Become a SMAS member and receive a 10% discount in addition to supporting San Mateo Central Park