Monthly Lecture Series

Monthly Lecture Series

2019 Lecture Dates: April 18 | May 23 | June 20 | July 18 | August 15 | September 19 | October 17 | November 21

All Lectures Start at 7:00 PM in the Visitor Center


FREE for Premium Garden Members | $5 for Basic Members and Non-Members
Registration Requested | Walk-Ins Welcome


Anderson Japanese Gardens’ Lecture Series features culturally significant
topics presented by nationally renowned thought leaders.


Most presentations are interactive and provide the audience a deeper appreciation for the
cultural arts and concepts to improve their own horticultural pursuits.

2019 Lecturers

April Lecture

Thursday, April 18

Steve Jensen

Japan: A Photo and Haiku Journey

May Lecture

Thursday, May 23

Tatami Craftsmen from Japan

June Lecture

Thursday, June 20

Restoration Projects with Long Lasting Results:

How True Craftsmanship Can Survive Multiple Generations

Dávid Sipos (Ojai, CA)
Minka Woodworks Inc.

July Lecture

Thursday, July 18