Education

Group Tours

Plan your next outing at a Garden Tour! Sherman Gardens has a knowledgeable group of specially trained docents available to give tours of our beautiful gardens to both adults and children.

For Kids

We offer a variety of arts and garden based educational opportunities for children of all ages.  Our Gardens are a living laboratory of exploration and creative inspiration.

High School Internship

Sherman Gardens is seeking an inquisitive, energetic and motivated high school student to join the horticulture team for a fascinating educational experience.

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May 2021

Tai Chi Tuesdays

May 4 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
CA

Learn the gentle art of Tai Chi in the perfect tranquil Sherman garden setting. Local teacher Cynthia Bell Niermann will introduce you to this complete mind-body exercise for better health, flexibility, strength and balance. This eight week course will include Qigong stretches, breathing exercises and short Tai Chi routines which provide enjoyable, effective stress relief. Cynthia’s approach is particularly good for over 50s and seniors as she focuses on fitness and joint flexibility through gentle movement. Cynthia Bell Niermann, M.A.…

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Watercolor: Rose

May 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
CA

Join local artist Erna Van Dyk as she teaches you how to see and paint color and simple shapes. This month Erna takes inspiration from an elegant rose. . Classes are designed for all levels of painter and non-painter.  Each participant will take home her/his own charming painting. Class size is limited to ensure social distancing guidelines.  All participants must wear a face mask. Fee: $35 Member / $45 Non-Member    

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Flowers for Mom

May 8 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
CA

Create an arrangement full of delicate May blossoms in a gorgeous ceramic vessel. We will be arranging in soft pastel shades of blooms, and you'll get the chance to tell the recipient that you made their gift by hand! This class also comes with a handmade floral card from a local artist where you can write a message for your loved one. The class will be taught by Sherman Horticulturist and Floral Designer, Dawn Mones. Class size is limited to…

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Lunch & Lecture

On select Fridays of every month Sherman Gardens, in partnership with Cafe Jardin, will feature a horticulture speaker combined with a delicious lunch… the perfect way to end the week.