Olives Everywhere – Presented by AH Tree Committee

Sunday October 17- 4:30pm- 6pm

Did you know there was a commercial olive plantation in Altadena? Are your olive trees from that original plantation? Come and be inspired to use the fruits of our olive trees in Altadena.

  • Stephen King will introduce you to the history of the olive plantation.
  • Joe Brosius, of our local wholesale nursery, Magic Growers, will talk about the growth and care of olive trees.
  • We will share how to brine and preserve olives.
  • Joya Salas, former Altadena resident and grounds manager at Scripps College in Claremont, will share her experience conducting a communal olive pick and pressing for oil.