Sunnyside Conservatory upcoming events

Our local landmark at 236 Monterey Blvd is the site for some upcoming events.

  • On Saturday Dec 22, 2018: Wreath-Making event. 10 AM to 3 PM. Free. Please bring your frame. There will be plenty of greenery, but please bring something to share if you can.
  • On Saturday Jan 19, 2019: Cello Concert with Frederic Rosselet.
  • On Sunday Feb 24, 2019: Harpsichord Concert with Arthur Omura.

Sunnyside events double your Halloween fun this weekend

Sunnyside has two family events this weekend at the beautiful Sunnyside Conservatory that complement each other.

First, on Saturday, Oct 27 (1:30-4:30 PM), there is the Pumpkin-Carving event–create your dream pumpkin artwork at this free event (sponsored by Friends of Sunnyside Conservatory). Bring your own pumpkin. Pumpkin carving kits and tools, including tools for older children, will be provided.  More here.

Next, on Sunday, Oct 28 (6-7:30 PM) SNA is sponsoring the first annual Jack-o-Lantern Stroll, also free.

Share your work of pumpkin-art at the Conservatory — Drop off your carved pumpkin between 5-6 PM, and we will light it up safely and arrange them all in display. Come back–costumes strongly encouraged!–for the family-friendly party after 6 PM, with cookies and hot chocolate to share among the spooky pumpkin faces! (Your pumpkin can go home with your afterward.)

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Jack-O-Lantern Stroll! Halloween family fun on Sunday Oct 28

New family-friendly event for Halloween — the Jack-O-Lantern Stroll. On Sunday Oct 28th (6-7:30 PM) at Sunnyside Conservatory. Bring your family (costumes encouraged!) and share cookies and hot chocolate — enjoy the spOOOOOky display of lighted jack-o-lanterns in a beautiful setting. Meet neighbors–and meet the ghosts that haunt the Conservatory!

How to help make a fabulous event: Share your family’s carved pumpkin by bring it beforehand (5-6 PM) to the Conservatory, and we will arrange and safely light it up, for all to enjoy during the Stroll! Then take it home afterwards (7:30-8 PM).

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Jul 7: Dance event at Sunnyside Conservatory

Charlotte Moraga Solo kathak dance. With Prashant Radhakrishnan, saxophone; Ranjana Ghatak, vocals. 7 p.m. Sat., July 7. $22. Sunnyside Conservatory, 236 Monterey Blvd., S.F.  More:

Kathak dancer with arms raised and one leg extended on the floor.

Free yoga at Sunnyside Conservatory in June

Free Community Yoga at Sunnyside Conservatory

Free community yoga classes have been scheduled for Wed 6/13, Tue 6/19, and Wed 6/27 [CANCELLED] from 6:30-8:00pm at the beautiful Sunnyside Conservatory (an official SF historic landmark); co-sponsored by the Friends of the Sunnyside Conservatory and the San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department. Beginners and practitioners of all levels are welcome. The Conservatory is at 236 Monterey Blvd. We request you please arrive at least ten minutes early to set up. Doors will open at 6:15pm. If you have a mat, please bring it; we will have a few extra mats, first come, first served.


Jun 16: Gardening in the Sunnyside Conservatory


Gardening in the Sunnyside Conservatory
Sat, Jun 16, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Sunnyside Conservatory, 236 Monterey Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94131

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Sally Ross is hosting a garden day at the Conservatory.

Greetings to all Gardeners,

This note is to let you know that we will be having a gardening day in the Sunnyside Conservatory on Saturday, June 16th from 9:00 am till noon.  Continue reading “Jun 16: Gardening in the Sunnyside Conservatory”