Upcoming Events

Wildflowers of Mount Diablo: The Story Behind Their Names
February 20, 2020 at 7:00 pm
Location: Veterans Memorial Building, 400 Hartz Ave., Danville

This program will be presented by Stephen Smith, President of the Mountain Diablo Interpretive Association and Natural History Docent. Admission is free.

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"Member Swap" with The Ruth Bancroft Garden
Tuesday, March 10

Members of the Museum and the The Ruth Bancroft Garden will enjoy free admission at each other’s institutions.  Please be prepared to show your membership card at admission.

In addition, museum members will receive a 10% discount at the Ruth Bancroft Garden nursery.

The Ruth Bancroft Garden is open from 10 am - 4 pm. It is located at 1552 Bancroft Rd., Walnut Creek.

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Firescaping- Designing a unique garden with the Firescaping Guidelines
Saturday, March 14, 9:30 - 10:30 am
Location: The Ruth Bancroft Garden, 1552 Bancroft Rd., Walnut Creek

Cost: $15 RBG and Museum Members, $20 Non-members

We live and garden in a region where the threat of wildfires is becoming more common. Fire-safe design and fire-resistant plants will make your garden more resilient if the worst does happen. Using the guidelines from numerous local resources, Troy McGregor from Gondwana Flora will walk you through how to design a creative, functional and fire-safe garden using plants found at the Ruth Bancroft Garden. Plants, materials, and maintenance will all be covered in this class.

To register for the class, click here.

Shops and Hops
Thursday, April 30, 6:00 - 9:00 pm

Enjoy a fun-filled evening of craft beer sampling and shopping during the 3rd Annual Danville Shops & Hops Craft Brew Stroll benefitting the educational and community programs at the Museum of the San Ramon Valley.

Your $25 ticket includes a commemorative glass, beer tasting, tote and food bites. The Designated Driver ticket is $10 and includes non-alcoholic beverage offerings, tote and food bites. Purchase tickets online until 4:00 pm on April 30th. Tickets may also be purchased at the door from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm.

Tickets will be redeemed for beer glasses at the corner of Railroad & Prospect Avenues in Danville from 5:30-7:30pm the night of the event.

Beer tastings are within merchant and covered restaurant patio areas, so the stroll will happen rain or shine! No refunds.

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