Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Northern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

June, 2011
Regional Report

Web Finds

To appreciate the art of Daiza and Suiseki, the appreciation of stone, visit Suiseki, a handsome web site which illustrates with beautiful photography the ancient tradition of displaying and viewing stones.

Shows & Events

Jazz at Filoli
A part of its "Jazz at Filoli" 2011 season, Filoli, 86 Canada Road , Woodside , CA, hosts world-class entertainment during Sunday afternoon jazz concerts on an outdoor stage surrounded by graceful oak trees, where guests are pampered by gracious Filoli volunteers. Filoli is celebrating its 21st season of Jazz concerts. A Jazz at Filoli ticket includes all-day admission to Filoli, snacks and drinks, including beer and white wine during the concert and free parking. Gourmet box lunches are available for purchase in advance.

All concerts begin at 1:30 p.m. This seasons line-up includes:
Terry Disley - Sunday, July 10
Dick Hyman - Sunday, July 31
Sophie Milman - Sunday, August 14
Scott Hamilton Quintet - Sunday, August 28
John Pizzarelli - Sunday, September 18
Tickets: Series subscription (all six concerts): $275 members; $335 non-members. Individual concerts: $50 members; $60 non-members.
Visit Filoli's website,, or call the Filoli Ticket Office on weekdays between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. at (650) 364-8300, ext. 508. Parking is free.


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