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Nocturnal creatures emerge into light

Bobby Conner, Jennifer Mosson and Marco Casteneda admire the wolfdog Damu at the “Things That Go Bump in the Night” event Saturday at the Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden in Claremont.

Activists celebrate Wilderness Act

Environment enthusiasts and federal wilderness agencies celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act by providing information about wilderness awareness at the Wilderness Fair and participating in the Walk for the Wild at the Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden in Claremont on Saturday.

Bird watching continues to charm

Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden volunteer Gloria Slosberg and avid bird watcher Kevin Damon, spot a tufted titmouse hiding at the top of one of the trees at the Garden earlier this month.

Crowd pours over Village Wine Walk

For the first time in the Vintage Village Wine Walk’s 13-year history, the check-in process ended at 6 p.m., which signaled that all 1,600 guests who signed-up to participate were in attendance on Saturday.

Pavilion flutters with excitement

Visitors to the Butterfly Pavilion at the Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Gardens in Claremont searched high and low for the beautiful winged insects in a special enclosure.

Festival shares culture and crafts

Native American dancers, singers, artisans and tribal leaders all participated in the Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden’s Acorn Festival last weekend as part of a celebration of the modern connection between the California native plant and human life.

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