Music in the Garden Ripe for the Pickin’

Shinzen Friendship Garden 114 W Audubon Drive, Fresno, CA, United States

Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy a musical journey with the American Bluegrass Band, Ripe for the Pickin' Formed in 2018, the members of Ripe for the Pickin' work hard to recreate the original energy and high-lonesome sound of Bluegrass music. They are also know for there fresh mix of more modern classics […]

Get Tickets $5.00 – $10.00

Volunteer Saturday

Shinzen Friendship Garden 114 W Audubon Drive, Fresno, CA, United States

On the third Saturday morning of each month, beginning at 8:30 am, volunteer gardeners arrive at Shinzen Garden to work on scheduled tasks. We often have weeds to pull, shrubs to trim, leaves to rake, and compost to spread. There are also opportunities to work in the Clark Bonsai Collection where you will tend to […]

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Toro Nagashi

Shinzen Friendship Garden 114 W Audubon Drive, Fresno, CA, United States

Join Us In the spirit of the Japanese ceremony Tōrō Nagashi, please join Shinzen Friendship Garden for our 39th annual floating lantern celebration on Saturday, August 17, 2024 Traditionally, this Japanese ceremony honors the memory of loved ones. During the festival of Obon, it is believed that ancestors come back to spend time with the living. […]

Event Series Survival Japanese Language Course

Survival Japanese Language Course

Shinzen Friendship Garden 114 W Audubon Drive, Fresno, CA, United States

REGISTER HERE  Survival Japanese Language 4-Week Course (Beginner Level) For those yearning to visit Japan, but unsure of how to start learning Japanese, Shinzen Garden's new program - Survival Japanese, is perfect for you!  This 4-week course will lead you through real-life scenarios and useful phrases to make the most of your trip. Instructor Akiko […]

Music in the Garden Back to the Bow

Shinzen Friendship Garden 114 W Audubon Drive, Fresno, CA, United States

Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy a musical journey with our local string ensemble, "Back to the Bow". Let Back to the Bow string ensemble delight you with classical music and Japanese folk songs. For 21 years Back to the Bow has performed for audiences at Retirement Homes, Veteran’s and Valley Children’s Hospitals, […]

Get Tickets $5.00 – $10.00
Event Series Survival Japanese Language Course

Survival Japanese Language Course

Shinzen Friendship Garden 114 W Audubon Drive, Fresno, CA, United States

REGISTER HERE  Survival Japanese Language 4-Week Course (Beginner Level) For those yearning to visit Japan, but unsure of how to start learning Japanese, Shinzen Garden's new program - Survival Japanese, is perfect for you!  This 4-week course will lead you through real-life scenarios and useful phrases to make the most of your trip. Instructor Akiko […]

Event Series Survival Japanese Language Course

Survival Japanese Language Course

Shinzen Friendship Garden 114 W Audubon Drive, Fresno, CA, United States

REGISTER HERE  Survival Japanese Language 4-Week Course (Beginner Level) For those yearning to visit Japan, but unsure of how to start learning Japanese, Shinzen Garden's new program - Survival Japanese, is perfect for you!  This 4-week course will lead you through real-life scenarios and useful phrases to make the most of your trip. Instructor Akiko […]

Learn and Grow – Converting Your Lawn into a Meadow

Shinzen Friendship Garden 114 W Audubon Drive, Fresno, CA, United States

Converting Your Lawn into a Meadow Thursday, September 19, 2024 | 2:00 pm Instructor: Master Gardener, Tim Sullivan In this session, you will learn how to convert your traditional lawn into a beautiful meadow that over time, will attract pollinators, use less water and require less maintenance and cost. Native grasses and wildflowers will be […]

Get Tickets $25.00 – $45.00 25 tickets left

Volunteer Saturday

Shinzen Friendship Garden 114 W Audubon Drive, Fresno, CA, United States

On the third Saturday morning of each month, beginning at 8:30 am, volunteer gardeners arrive at Shinzen Garden to work on scheduled tasks. We often have weeds to pull, shrubs to trim, leaves to rake, and compost to spread. There are also opportunities to work in the Clark Bonsai Collection where you will tend to […]

Free
Event Series Survival Japanese Language Course

Survival Japanese Language Course

Shinzen Friendship Garden 114 W Audubon Drive, Fresno, CA, United States

REGISTER HERE  Survival Japanese Language 4-Week Course (Beginner Level) For those yearning to visit Japan, but unsure of how to start learning Japanese, Shinzen Garden's new program - Survival Japanese, is perfect for you!  This 4-week course will lead you through real-life scenarios and useful phrases to make the most of your trip. Instructor Akiko […]

Learn and Grow – Colorful Drought Tolerant and Waterwise Gardening

Shinzen Friendship Garden 114 W Audubon Drive, Fresno, CA, United States

Drought Tolerant Plants Thursday, May 16, 2024 at 2:00 pm Instructor: Master Gardener, Charlie Hindes Enjoy the benefits of color and texture in your drought-tolerant and waterwise garden throughout the year. Master Gardener, Charlie Hindes will present beneficial information on developing and maintaining a drought - tolerant and waterwise garden. Meet your instructor - Charlie […]

Get Tickets $10.00 – $25.00 23 tickets left

Pruning 101: Fall Thinning of Conifers

Shinzen Friendship Garden 114 W Audubon Drive, Fresno, CA, United States

Pruning 101: Fall Thinning of Conifers Instructor: Steve DaSilva, Certified Aesthetic Pruner (A.P.A) In this 2-hour workshop, Instructor Steve DaSilva will provide instruction and training on pruning techniques for thinning your conifers. Meet our instructor, Steve DaSilva. He is the owner of Valley Bonsai, the past president of the Fresno Bonsai Society, a former board […]

Get Tickets $45.00 – $65.00 15 tickets left

Art in the Garden Art Show

Shinzen Friendship Garden 114 W Audubon Drive, Fresno, CA, United States

Spend the day at Shinzen Garden strolling the pathways while looking at art created by local artists.

Learn and Grow – Native Plants

Shinzen Friendship Garden 114 W Audubon Drive, Fresno, CA, United States

Native Plants Thursday, October 17, 2024 | 2:00 pm Instructor: Master Gardener, Carol Giovacchini What are native plants? Why should I grow native plants in my garden? Where do I even find native plants and how do I incorporate them into my garden? These are just some of the questions Master Gardener Carol will address […]

Get Tickets $25.00 – $45.00 25 tickets left

Volunteer Saturday

Shinzen Friendship Garden 114 W Audubon Drive, Fresno, CA, United States

On the third Saturday morning of each month, beginning at 8:30 am, volunteer gardeners arrive at Shinzen Garden to work on scheduled tasks. We often have weeds to pull, shrubs to trim, leaves to rake, and compost to spread. There are also opportunities to work in the Clark Bonsai Collection where you will tend to […]

Free

Pruning 101: Japanese Maples

Shinzen Friendship Garden 114 W Audubon Drive, Fresno, CA, United States

Pruning 101: Japanese Maples Instructor: Steve DaSilva, Certified Aesthetic Pruner (A.P.A) In this 2-hour workshop, instructor Steve DaSilva will share the ins and out's of pruning Japanese Maple Trees Meet our instructor, Steve DaSilva. He is the owner of Valley Bonsai, the past president of the Fresno Bonsai Society, a former board member for Shinzen […]

Get Tickets $45.00 – $65.00 13 tickets left

Volunteer Saturday

Shinzen Friendship Garden 114 W Audubon Drive, Fresno, CA, United States

On the third Saturday morning of each month, beginning at 8:30 am, volunteer gardeners arrive at Shinzen Garden to work on scheduled tasks. We often have weeds to pull, shrubs to trim, leaves to rake, and compost to spread. There are also opportunities to work in the Clark Bonsai Collection where you will tend to […]

Free