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Date (mm/dd/yyyy) Location Time (PDT) Available Slot
10/23/2018 (Tue.) Meet cars in Main Parking Lot under signs.  9:30am - 11:30am  

General Children's Tour & Tour of Incredible Edibles & general gardening tips

Escondido Christian School. 23 - 5th graders. Natalie Moiseve (760) 745-2071 / (480) 220-5672

 
  Mark Lippard
10/25/2018 (Thu.) Plant adaptation tour w/ 3rd graders. Meet in main parking lot under signage.  9:00am - 11:00am  

Calvin Christian Escondido (3)

Plant Adaption Tour only. No experiment segment. 3rd graders. Trained Plant Adaptation guides needed. Others can "shadow" by emailing Caren at [email protected] Corinee: (760) 668-5464 or (760) 489-1159

 
All slots filled
  Alice Keener
  Evon MacKinnon
  Gail Earnest
Will assist
10/27/2018 (Sat.) Starts in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
  Pat Linton
11/03/2018 (Sat.) Starts in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
  Susan Starr
11/10/2018 (Sat.) Starts in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
11/13/2018 (Tue.) Meet bus in Parking Lot  9:30am - 11:30am  

General Garden Tour - Foothill Oak Elementary (3)

General garden tour w/ 1st grade students. POC: Lauren Sebastian (760) 712-7674

 
All slots filled
  Evon MacKinnon
  Peggy Overland
  Rhana Kozak
11/16/2018 (Fri.) Meet bus in Parking Lot  9:30am - 11:30am  

General Garden Tour - Foothill Oak Elementary (3)

General garden tour w/ 1st grade students. POC: Lauren Sebastian (760) 712-7674

 
2 of 3 slots filled
  Mark Lippard
  Mike Blanco
Meet in Front of Gift Shop  11:00am - 12:00pm  

Fallbrook Garden Club (2)

General garden tour. POC: Patty Vasquez (619) 993-6022

 
All slots filled
  Patti Fitchen
fun!
  Allan Dodds
11/17/2018 (Sat.) Starts in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
  Susan Starr
11/24/2018 (Sat.) Starts in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
  Mike Blanco
11/29/2018 (Thu.) Meet bus in Parking Lot  9:00am - 11:15am  

Plant Adaptation Tour (2)

2nd graders (2 classes). Plant adaptation tour guide requested. Sunset Hills Elementary, POC: Andrea Sousa

 
1 of 2 slots filled
  Mark Lippard
12/01/2018 (Sat.) Starts in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
  patti fitchen
12/08/2018 (Sat.) Starts in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
  Mike Blanco
12/15/2018 (Sat.) Starts in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
  Patti Fitchen
ok if someone wants this date!
12/22/2018 (Sat.) Starts in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
12/29/2018 (Sat.) Starts in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
  patti fitchen
01/05/2019 (Sat.) Meet in front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
01/12/2019 (Sat.) Meet in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
01/14/2019 (Mon.) Meet cars in Main Parking Lot under signs  9:30am - 11:00am  

Plant Adaptation Tour (3)

6-8 yr olds. Community Montessori. POC: Emily Snow (760) 743-7880

 
All slots filled
  Mark Lippard
Lead
  Caren Clayton
Susanne/Lead
  Mike Blanco
01/17/2019 (Thu.) Meet cars in Main Parking Lot under signs  9:30am - 11:00am  

Plant Adaptation Tour (3)

6-8 yr olds. Plant Adaptation tour guides needed. Community Montessori. POC: Emily Snow (760) 743-7880

 
2 of 3 slots filled
  Caren Clayton
Susanne to Lead one group.
  Mike Blanco
01/19/2019 (Sat.) Meet in front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
01/24/2019 (Thu.) Meet cars in Main Parking Lot under signs  9:30am - 11:00am  

Plant Adaptation Tour (3)

6-8 yr olds. Community Montessori. POC: Emily Snow (760) 743-7880

 
2 of 3 slots filled
  Mark Lippard
Lead
  Caren Clayton
Susanne/Lead
01/26/2019 (Sat.) Meet in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
01/28/2019 (Mon.)   9:00am - 10:00am  

City of Coronado

Senior - Would like to see other than: Old World, New World, Bamboo & Herb garden (saw last year). POC: Wendi Garrison (619) 522-7343

 
  Pat Linton
02/02/2019 (Sat.) Meet in front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
02/07/2019 (Thu.) Meet cars in Main Parking Lot under signs  9:30am - 11:00am  

Plant Adaptation Tour (3)

6-8 yr olds. Community Montessori. POC: Emily Snow (760) 743-7880

 
2 of 3 slots filled
  Mark Lippard
Lead
  Caren Clayton
Susanne/Lead
02/09/2019 (Sat.) Meet in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30pm  

Saturday General Tour

 
02/15/2019 (Fri.) Meet cars in Main Parking Lot under signs  2:00pm - 3:00pm  

Allen Family Reunion (2)

This is a group mostly from the East Coast who are celebrating two 90th birthdays in their family.The group is 21. Caren will take 3 on a cart tour. The remaining 18 would like a General Garden tour.

 
02/23/2019 (Sat.) Meet in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
02/26/2019 (Tue.) Meet bus in Parking Lot  9:00am - 11:15am  

Plant Adaptation - SIAS (4)

Plant Adaptation tour guides needed. Aviara Oaks - 2 classes of 2nd graders. Teachers: Ellen Weatherall & Jeff Foster. POC: Laura Michaels

 
2 of 4 slots filled
  Mark Lippard
Lead
  Caren Clayton
Susanne to lead other Class.
02/27/2019 (Wed.) Meet bus in Parking Lot  9:00am - 11:15am  

Plant Adaptation - SIAS (3)

Plant Adaptation tour guides needed. Aviara Oaks - 1 class of 2nd graders. POC & Teacher: Laura Michaels

 
1 of 3 slots filled
  Mark Lippard
Lead
02/28/2019 (Thu.) Meet bus in Parking Lot  9:00am - 11:15am  

Plant Adaptation - SIAS (4)

Plant Adaptation tour guides needed. Aviara Oaks - 2 classes of 2nd graders. Teachers: Angelika Arganda & Tina Flanegan. POC: Laura Michaels

 
2 of 4 slots filled
  Mark Lippard
Lead
  Caren Clayton
Susanne to lead other Class.
03/02/2019 (Sat.) Meet in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
03/04/2019 (Mon.) Meet bus in Parking Lot  10:00am - 11:45am  

Plant Adaptation Tour (3)

1st Graders. Plant Adaptation tour guides needed. 2 classes. POC: Mission Elementary, Marlena Saavedra (760) 415-2354

 
1 of 3 slots filled
  Mark Lippard
Lead
03/07/2019 (Thu.) Meet bus in Parking Lot. Training held in Eucalyptus Grove before Pollinator tour.  10:00am - 12:00pm  

Pollinator Program & Tour (4)

Need helpers to help w/learning portion & then to lead groups of 5th graders to look for pollinators. Fulton Elem. POC: Cynthia (619) 517-7407

 
2 of 4 slots filled
  Mark Lippard
Lead
  Caren Clayton
Susanne to Lead other Class
03/08/2019 (Fri.) Meet bus in Parking Lot  10:00am - 11:45am  

Plant Adaptation Tour

1st Graders. Plant Adaptation tour guides needed. 2 classes. POC: Mission Elementary, Marlena Saavedra (760) 415-2354

 
  Mark Lippard
Lead
03/09/2019 (Sat.) Meet in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
03/11/2019 (Mon.) Meet students in Parking lot  9:00am - 11:15am  

Plant Adaptation - SIAS (4)

Plant Adaptation tour guides needed. Poinsettia Elementary. 2 classes. POC: Brooke Williamson (760) 331-6505

 
2 of 4 slots filled
  Caren Clayton
Susanne to Lead 1 experiment program.
  Mark Lippard
Lead other experiment program
03/13/2019 (Wed.) Meet students in Parking lot  9:00am - 11:15am  

Plant Adaptation - SIAS (3)

Plant Adaptation tour guides needed. Poinsettia Elementary. 1 class. POC: Brooke Williamson (760) 331-6505

 
1 of 3 slots filled
  Mark Lippard
Lead other experiment program
03/16/2019 (Sat.) Meet in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
03/21/2019 (Thu.) Meet bus in Parking Lot  9:00am - 11:15am  

Plant Adaptation - SIAS (4)

Plant Adaptation tour guides needed. Hope Elementary - 2 classes of 2nd graders. POC: Michelle Koopsen

 
2 of 4 slots filled
  Mark Lippard
Lead
  Caren Clayton
Susanne to Lead other SIAS class.
03/23/2019 (Sat.) Meet in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
03/27/2019 (Wed.) Meet bus in Parking Lot  9:00am - 11:15am  

Plant Adaptation - SIAS (3)

Plant Adaptation tour guides needed. Hope Elementary - 1 class of 2nd graders. POC: Michelle Koopsen

 
1 of 3 slots filled
  Mark Lippard
Lead
03/28/2019 (Thu.) Meet bus in Parking Lot  9:00am - 11:15am  

Plant Adaptation - SIAS (4)

Plant Adaptation tour guides needed. Hope Elementary - 2 classes of 2nd graders. POC: Michelle Koopsen

 
2 of 4 slots filled
  Mark Lippard
Lead
  Caren Clayton
Susanne to Lead other SIAS class.
03/30/2019 (Sat.) Meet in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
04/06/2019 (Sat.) Meet in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am  

Saturday General Tour

 
04/13/2019 (Sat.) Meet in Front of Gift Shop  10:30am - 11:30am