UCLA Professor and Pulitzer Prize winning author Jared Diamond speaks on “Plants, the Key to Civilization,” a look at the development of agriculture, beginning around 10,000 years ago, and how it launched the development of civilization, including writing and government.
Saturday, July 8. $35-$45. 5:30 p.m. Quarryhill Botanical Garden. 12841 Sonoma Highway, Glen Ellen. Quarryhillbg.org. 707.996.3166.