CELEBRATING 40 YEARS
Join us in celebrating 40 years of bringing learning to life in gardens across Santa Cruz County and the nation! We will gather for a series of events in the Fall of 2019, reflecting on the past 40 years of bringing learning to life in educational gardens, and looking forward to the next 40 years.
Family 40th Birthday Party
Sunday, September 29th
11:00am – 5:00pm
General Admission: $5
Free for UCSC students, kids 12 & under, and members of the Friends of the UCSC Farm & Garden
We will celebrate in conjunction with the CASFS Harvest Festival at the Life Lab Garden Classroom on the UCSC Farm. Family-oriented activities and cake cutting. Come blow out the candles with us!
Santa Cruz County Open School Gardens Day
Connect with the vibrant school garden culture of Santa Cruz County! The greater community is invited to visit area school gardens for tours and special events.
A map of participating gardens and events times will be shared in September.
Santa Cruz County School Garden Managers sign your garden up to join in on Open School Gardens Day. Sign up your garden to be part of the day.
40th Gala Dinner
Hotel Paradox, Santa Cruz
Sunday, October 13th
Reception: 4:00pm | Dinner: 5:00pm
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2018 Program Numbers
Decades of Photos
Life Lab is turning 40 this year! There is nothing that would make us happier than to reconnect with you.
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