Our next workday is Saturday, December 6, 2014: 9 am – 12 noon. Come out and show the Conservatory some TLC. Under supervision of RPD gardeners. Thanks to loyal Friend Sally Ross for keeping an eye on the weeds and coordinating workdays. Refreshments Served.
Plant Signage is coming to the Conservatory in 2014! Now when you spy a favorite plant in the Conservatory garden, you will be able to identify it right then and there. Thanks again for Sally Ross … Read More
Sunday, December 7, 2014, 1-3. Free
Multi-media artist and recycler Monica Lee inspires us once again our card making party. This year, she and artist Dorothy Yuki add ornaments! Check out her wonderful pictures and blog post about earlier incarnations day!
Gather up your old holiday cards, gift-wrap, calendars, and magazines. Lots of examples and inspiration for handmade cards and ornaments using recycled, found, salvaged and everyday materials will be provided, along with some cardstock, punches, and other notions. Check … Read More
So many couples have booked the Conservatory for their wedding, and found it to be “intimate,” “perfect, and ” full of “unique charm” and “loads of sunlight.”‘ “[A]n amazing spot” and “hidden treasure,” it “fit our 65 guests perfectly.” Rental Information.
Featured Post Photo: Becky Burgin, Art of Emotion Wedding Photography. … Read More
Our beloved annual tradition! Join friends and family to carve, chat, and enjoy cider and fabulous halloween cookies.
Sunday, October 26, 2014, 2 pm-4 pm, Free. Doors Open at 1:30. Pencil in the Sunday before Halloween 2015 for next year’s version!
Bring-Your-Own-Pumpkin. Pumpkin carving kits and tools, including tools for older children, will be provided. Parents must supervise and accept responsibility for pumpkin carving with children.
Thanks to FunCheapSF who featured us in 2013 as a weekly “Top Pick” and … Read More
One of the loveliest surprises of the restoration: the gorgeous acoustics! Listen to one of our past concerts. Next Concert: Friday, March 6, 2015, 7 pm with Teresa Tudury and others, celebrating 5 years in our restored Conservatory. Teresa was so fabulous the first time around that we couldn’t imagine having our big shindig without her. We’re lucky she so graciously agreed to join us.
Live @ the Conservatory is a wide-ranging, locally-produced, non-amplified music series in the Conservatory. Series … Read More
Eliyahu Sills and Jason Ranjit Parmar, appearing as a duo, brought their inspiring musical talents for an intimate evening of the ney, (reed flute of the Middle East), Bansuri (bamboo flute from India), oud, Indian tablas and various percussion, for a contemplative evening of Indian Ragas along with Jewish & Sufi music from The Middle East and North Africa.
Travis Wernet, aka Outlaw Dervish, opened with an energetic, meditative solo didgeridoo set, drawing on Australian Aboriginal musical traditions in a … Read More