Service Learning

Service Learning

Filoli's Service Learning program provides a free learning experience on a variety of topics, such as horticulture and garden tips and tricks, combined with an opportunity to volunteer to support Filoli. Enjoy time with family and friends, meet new people, be immersed in the beauty of Filoli, and give back to this treasured community resource through service. There are no minimum requirements or minimum hours of service. Children age 10 and older are welcome to participate. Anyone is able to sign-up for just one program or as many as you like.

Mulch Madness

Tuesday, Thursday, & Saturday
March 5, 7, & 9, 2024

Join Filoli’s horticulture team as they start on spring cleaning by weeding and mulching the formal Garden. Halfway through the session, we’ll learn about how to apply new tips and tricks when cleaning your own garden at home.

Mulch Appreciated Service Learning project
Flannel Bush And California Lilac At The Nature Center


Tuesday, Thursday, & Saturday
April 2, 4, & 6, 2024

Nestled against the Santa Cruz Mountains, Filoli’s nature trails are enjoyed by thousands of guests every year and are home to a variety of flora and fauna. We'll start the day with a guided hike and then clear trails of brush and obstacles so they are open and easy to navigate.

Corporate and Youth Groups

Now booking for 2024 corporate and youth groups!

Fruit Forward 2022 Service Learning
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