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On Gold Mountain
Thu., May. 5
Category: Events
Location: Chinese Garden

After Hours Performance in the Chinese Garden
Eight performance dates: May 5–8, 12–15
7:30 p.m.–9 p.m.

Experience a unique outdoor opera in the breathtaking Chinese Garden at The...

Porfirio Gutierrez
Fiber Arts Month - Lecture and Demonstration by Porfirio Gutierrez
Sat., May. 7
Category: Events
Location: Rothenberg Hall

Porfirio Gutiérrez, a Zapotec master dyer and textile artist based in Ventura, California, examines the rich history of Zapotec weaving and how this practice expresses cultural identity. Gutiérrez...

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Mother's Day Brunch
Sun., May. 8
Category: Events
Location: Rose Hills Foundation Garden Court

Enjoy Mother's Day Brunch at The Huntington on Sunday, May 8, in the beautiful Rose Hills Foundation Garden Court. The full buffet includes fresh salad and fruit, a seafood station, omelet station...

Textile and fiber arts students from Pomona College
Fiber Arts Month - Sustainability, Culture, and Community Dialogue with Featured Student Artists
Sat., May. 14
Category: Events
Location: Scott Gallery Loggia

Textile and fiber arts students from Pomona College exhibit and lead spotlight discussions on sustainability, culture, and community.

Student artist bios:

Austin Kim is a multimedia...
The Word for the World is Forest: A Walking Conversation with Trees
Sat., May. 14
Category: Events
Location: Desert Garden and Lily Ponds

Join forest ecologist Suzanne Simard, poets Amy Gerstler and Kinsale Drake, composer Heather McIntosh, and The Huntington's Director of Botanical Gardens Nicole Cavender for a walking lecture and...

Kelly Fernandez harvests bundles of flax from The Huntington’s Herb Garden
Fiber Arts Month - Spinning, Weaving, Dyeing, Lace Making and Mending Demonstrations
Sat., May. 21
Category: Events
Location: Herb Garden, Rose Garden, Shakespeare Garden, Scott Gallery Loggia

Celebrate Fiber Arts Month with skilled crafts people as they demonstrate spinning fibers into thread, making natural dyes, weaving, knitting,  lace making and mending.

10 a.m.–2 p.m. |...