CALL TO ACTION— Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021, 2 p.m.

At their next scheduled meeting, City of Irvine Great Park Board of Directors will discuss... “CONSIDERATION OF A REQUEST BY DIRECTOR KIM AND DIRECTOR CARROLL TO DISCUSS A BOTANICAL GARDEN IN OR NEAR THE GREAT PARK” (Item 2.5 on published [...]

CALL TO ACTION— Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021, 2 p.m.2021-09-21T09:04:57-07:00

Optimism Grows for a Great Park Botanical Garden—Summer of 2021 Updates

June—American Public Gardens Association Annual Conference For the fourth consecutive year, the Great Park Garden Coalition was in attendance at APGA, gleaning ideas from directors and designers at the top botanical gardens and arboretums across the country. Our own project [...]

Optimism Grows for a Great Park Botanical Garden—Summer of 2021 Updates2021-09-03T10:04:22-07:00

Landscape Architecture Students Deliver High Quality Design Concepts for a Great Park Botanical Garden

On May 13, 2020, the Coalition wrapped up a semester-long collaboration with Cal Poly Pomona Department of Landscape Architecture with a super Zoom presentation of the top six project designs. Despite a pandemic that closed campus and required a quick [...]

Landscape Architecture Students Deliver High Quality Design Concepts for a Great Park Botanical Garden2020-08-06T11:07:26-07:00

Faculty and Future Landscape Architects Tour the Great Park

The Coalition is collaborating with Cal Poly Pomona Department of Landscape Architecture on a cool student learning project. Students from this diverse and highly respected program will apply the foundational elements they’ve been taught in a studio design course using [...]

Faculty and Future Landscape Architects Tour the Great Park2020-03-23T20:31:10-07:00

Coalition Shares Ideas on Sponsorship with Great Park Board of Directors

The Great Park is seeking paid sponsorships for elements of the park. At the last Great Park meeting, Garden Coalition board member Mike Stockstill asked the board and staff to consider seeking sponsorships for elements of the future public garden [...]

Coalition Shares Ideas on Sponsorship with Great Park Board of Directors2020-03-03T10:27:55-08:00

2019 – What a Year! 2020 – Let’s Plan a Garden!

As 2019 comes to a close, we have a lot to celebrate!  The culmination of almost three years of public advocacy to keep a botanical garden at the Great Park resulted in the identification of a site for the Great [...]

2019 – What a Year! 2020 – Let’s Plan a Garden!2020-01-02T11:02:07-08:00

Giving Back while you Shop with Amazon Smile and The GPGC!

Looking for a way to give back while you shop? Amazon Smile has made this happen! With the holiday season upon us, it's shopping and gift-giving time! Did you know that you can shop and help support the Great Park [...]

Giving Back while you Shop with Amazon Smile and The GPGC!2019-11-30T06:31:14-08:00

The Making of the ‘Plant a Seed’ Video – A Garden PSA

When you have a vision, to make it come true, you need to share the vision with others. When the vision is to create a world-class botanical garden, the best way to share the vision is to take others to [...]

The Making of the ‘Plant a Seed’ Video – A Garden PSA2019-11-07T11:03:46-08:00

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