Lido Isle,Newport Beach

March 31, 2022

Sherman Library and Gardens Lunch and Lecture Series

The next installment of the Sherman Library and Garden Lunch and Lecture series will take place on Wednesday, April 13th, 2022. This month’s topic is Going Wild on the Urban Edge with speaker Mary Forgione, who is editor of the LA Times outdoors newsletter The Wild. In the LA metro area, you can hike in a forest or desert but you can also stroll through Wilshire Boulevard or go bird watching in the wetlands of South Central. Mary will discuss how we can expand our sense of nature, including right in our own backyards. Lunch will begin at 11:30am and the lecture will begin at noon. Tickets are $35 for members or $45 for non-members, lecture only is free for members and $5 for non-members. For more information about this event or the many others at the garden, see their website at: https://thesherman.org/lunch-lecture-series/.

 

Crystal Cove is a group of exclusive developments in the Newport Coast section of Newport Beach. Crystal Cove is also home to Crystal Cove State Park and Beach with 3.2 miles of coastline, 400 acres of bluffs, 2,400 acres of canyons and 18 miles of trails. Located at 150 Sidney Bay Drive, this 3,300 square foot home is part of the Seascape community. This three-bedroom, four-bathroom home was built in 2002. The gourmet kitchen features a large center island, Viking range and oven, Bosch dishwashers and a Sub-Zero refrigerator. Attention to detail can be found in the multiple fireplaces, built-ins, and hardwood flooring. There are fabulous views of the Pacific Ocean, Catalina Island, whitewater, city night lights and vibrant evening sunsets. The home abuts the greenbelt. Seascape is a 24-hour guard gated community. Seascape residents, as are all Crystal Cove residents, are invited to join in all the resort style activities offered at the Canyon Club Recreational Center, which acts as the social for the area.

 

Lido Isle is situated in Newport Harbor and is part of the city of Newport Beach. There are approximately 850 homes and one yacht club on Lido Isle. Lido Isle is connected to the mainland by bridge or boat. Located at 204 Via Lido Nord, this 2,800 square foot home has four bedrooms and five bathrooms. This home was built in 1981. Attention to detail can be seen in the hardwood flooring, high volume and beamed ceilings and the custom stone hearths. The chef’s kitchen features custom cabinetry, custom tile backsplash and a large center island.  There are endless views of the Newport Harbor Bay, the channel and the city night lights. This home sits on a 2,700 square foot piece of waterfront property. The home has 30 foot of frontage with a private dock which can accommodate up to a 55 foot vessel. Among the many amenities offered on Lido Isle are tennis courts, a clubhouse and private beach.

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Feb. 28, 2022

Monarchs and Milkweeds Lecture and Lunch

The Sherman Library and Gardens is having the next installment of their lunch and lecture series on Wednesday, March 9th. Roger’s Gardens’ Ron Vanderhoff will present Monarchs and Milkweeds: What Gardeners Need to Know. Ron will discuss the life cycle, history, and current status of the Monarch butterfly in California. He will include reasons for their decline and how to help their number recover. Milkweed is favorite of the Monarch Butterfly; Ron will discuss ways to include this plant in Orange County gardens.  Lunch will be served at 11:30am and the lecture will begin at 12noon. Member tickets are $35, non-member tickets are $45, lecture only tickets are $5 for non-members and free for members.   For more information or to reserve your spot, see their website at: https://thesherman.org/lunch-lecture-series/.   

 

Shady Canyon is a group of three communities in the Turtle Village in the city of Irvine. Shady Canyon is 800 acres with a Country Club, Golf Course and approximately 400 homes with 1,000 residents. Located at 118 Canyon Creek, this 10,000 square foot home is part of the Shady Canyon Custom community. This six-bedroom, nine-bathroom home was built in 2009. Enter the home through a private courtyard with a fireplace. The home features library, game room and bar, wine cellar and tasting room.This home sits on a 23,000 square foot piece of property. Outdoors, homeowners will enjoy a swimming pool, spa, cabana, built-in barbeque, and detached guest casita. Among the many amenities offered in Shady Canyon are tennis courts, golf, clubhouses and hiking and biking trails. Shady Canyon is a 24-hour guard gated community. 

 

Lido Isle is in Newport Harbor within the city of Newport Beach. This residential only island is home to 850 residences and a yacht club. Located at 137 Via Havre, this 3,600 square foot home has four bedrooms and five bathrooms. This home was built in 2004. Attention to detail can be seen in the walnut flooring, millwork, and custom built-ins. The gourmet kitchen features dual Bosch dishwashers, stone countertops, Franke sinks and a 6-burner Dacor range. A butler’s pantry with a warming drawer and wine cooler, joins the kitchen and dining room. This home sits on a 4,000 square foot piece of property. Among the many amenties offered on Lido Isle are a clubhouse, private beach, tennis courts and security. The yacht club, private beach and clubhouse are perfect for watching the Christmas Boat Parade and the 4thof July Boat Parade. 

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Jan. 31, 2022

Joyful Flowers at Sherman Gardens

The Sherman Library and Garden is hosting Joyful Flowers, an Ikebana Floral Design Show. The Ikebana Show will be held on March 5th.  Ikebana is the art of Japanese flower arranging using balance, harmony, and form. In Ikebana, you will see all parts of the plant used, flowers, branches, and leaves. You will see floral arrangements designed and arranged by the teachers at The Ikebana Sangetsu West Coast and Ikebana Lessons Groups. The show is free to attend with general admission. On both March 5th and March 6th at 11:30am, there will be an Ikebana demonstration where you will learn more about the history of this art form and how to make a simple design. For more information, see their website: https://thesherman.org/event/joyful-flowers-ikebana-show/.

 

Laguna Beach is an Orange County city, situated just south of Newport Beach and north of Dana Point. The city is between the Pacific Ocean and the San Joaquin Hills, with a population of approximately 23,000 residents. Located at 31921 Coast Highway, this 8,100 square foot home is part of the South Laguna Village neighborhood.This four-bedroom, eight-bathroom home was built in 2006. Attention to detail can be seen in the use of clerestory floor to ceiling glass windows, a glass staircase, and stone flooring. The chef’s kitchen features dual islands, double ovens, and a six-burner stove. There is elevator access to all levels. This beachfront home has views of the Pacific Ocean, Catalina Island, white water, city night lights and gorgeous sunsets. This home sits on a large 16,200 square foot piece of beachfront property. Outdoors, homeowners will enjoy an infinity edge swimming pool, spa, and beach cabana.

 

Lido Isle is a residential only island in Newport Harbor and is part of the city of Newport Beach. Lido Isle has approximately 850 homes and a yacht club, which acts as the social hub of the island. Located at 109 Via Ravenna, this 2,200 square foot home has three bedrooms and three bathrooms. This home was built in 1928, this was one of the original model homes on Lido Isle. Attention to detail can be seen in the terracotta floors, custom wood doors and wood beam ceilings. The kitchen has stained glass windows and custom painted wood doors. This home sits on a 2,600 square foot piece of property, which is walking distance to the clubhouse. Outdoors, homeowners will enjoy an alfresco dining area off of the kitchen and a large second floor deck. Residents are just two blocks from San Remo Park. Among the many amenities offered on Lido Isle are tennis courts, a clubhouse, a private beach and dock.

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Dec. 29, 2021

Lunch and Lecture Sherman Gardens with Cultivar Restaurant

On January 12th, 2022, Sherman Gardens in partnership with Cultivar restaurant is hosting a Lunch and Lecture with Kyle Cheesborough. The topic will be Mother Nature’s Gardens: Wild Plant Communities and Landscape Designs. Kyle Cheesborough is the new Horticulture Director of Sherman Library and Gardens. The lecture will focus on natural and native landscape choices that provide long lasting, sustainable, and beautiful gardens to the landscape. The lunch and lecture begins at 11:30am and ends at 1:30pm. Lunch and Lecture tickets are $35 for members and $45 for non-members, and lecture only tickets are free for members and $5 for non-members. For more information or to purchase tickets, see their website at: https://thesherman.org/event/lunch-lecture-mother-natures-gardens/

 

Laguna Beach is a beach front city in Orange County with a dedication to the arts. Laguna Beach is home to over 180 artists in residence, 80 plus art galleries, weekly art gallery walks, and three large scale art walks. Located at 2800 Ocean Front, this 5,700 square foot home is part of the Victoria Beach community. This eight-bedroom, eight-bathroom home was built in 1963. Attention to detail can be seen in the wall of windows, custom tile work, hardwood flooring and recessed lighting.Above the garage are two separate guest or in-law units, both units have ocean views. The main house has views of the Pacific Ocean, white water, the coastline, Catalina Island, and colorful sunsets. This home sits on a 9,500 square foot piece of property, with a cul-de-sac setting. Residents are within walking distance to Montage Laguna Beach and local restaurants. 

 

Lido Isle is a residential only island in Newport Harbor. In addition, to approximately 850 homes, Lido Isle has a yacht club. Located at 450 Via Lido Soud, this 3,200 square foot home has four bedrooms and five bathrooms. This home was built in 1941. Attention to detail can be seen in the use of archways, multiple sets of French doors, and custom window treatments. The gourmet kitchen features two islands, stainless steel appliances and custom cabinetry. This home sits on a 4,400 square foot piece of property, with a corner lot setting. Outdoors, there is a private, gated courtyard with a fireplace. Residents are just steps from the beach. Among all the amenities offered on Lido Isle are tennis courts, private beach, clubhouse, and security. Lido Village is just a short distance away with many shopping and dining options.

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Dec. 5, 2021

Holiday Printmaking Workshop

The Sherman Gardens and Library is hosting a Holiday Printmaking workshop on Tuesday, December 7th, 2021. The workshop begins at 10am and continues until 12 noon. This is a great introduction to printmaking. Participants will be using seasonal plants to create a relief print. These prints will make perfect gifts. You will begin with a step-by-step instruction with sketching and planning your design. Then you will prepare a plate, inking and then print an original project. This workshop is for both beginners and experienced artists. The workshop is $40 for members and $45 non-members.  For more information, or to register, see their website at: https://thesherman.org/event/workshop-holiday-printmaking/.

 

Crystal Cove is part of the Newport Coast section of Newport Beach. Crystal Cove is also home to the Crystal Cove State Park and Beach which has 3.2 miles of coastline, 400 acres of bluffs, 2,400 acres of canyons and 18 miles of trails. Located at 4 Sidra Cove, this 3,400 square foot home is part of the Seascape community.This three-bedroom, four-bathroom home was built in 2001. Attention to detail can be seen in the use of rustic ceiling beams, hardwood floors and Asian honed marble floors. The gourmet kitchen features an arched breakfast nook, quartz countertops, and herringbone stone backsplash. Homeowners are within walking distance to the beach. Seascape residents are, as are all Crystal Cove residents, invited to join in the resort style recreational activities offered at the Canyon Club Recreational Center, which is the social hub of the area. 

 

Lido Isle is a residential only island in the Newport Harbor. There are 850 homes and a yacht club on the island.Located at 414 Via Lido Nord, this 3,300 square foot home has five bedrooms and six bathrooms. This home was built in 1989 and has recently been remodeled.Attention to detail can be seen in the high-volume ceilings, views from most rooms and open floor plan. The home sits on a 3,100 square foot piece of bay front property. Homeowners can enjoy the Newport Beach Boar Parade from your own backyard.Among the many amenities offered on Lido Isle are a private beach, clubhouse, tennis courts and security. Residents are within walking distance to Lido Marina Village. 

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Oct. 29, 2021

Introduction to Pastel Painting

The Sherman Library and Gardens is hosting an Introduction to Pastel Painting class. The class will be taught by Gianne de Genevraye. The class will take place on Tuesday, November 9th, from 9:30am to 12noon. Participants will learn the basics of pastel techniques, the history of pastel painting, and practice exercises. You will leave the workshop with a finished painting of a still life with plants from Sherman Gardens. All supplies will be included. Fees are $60 for members, $70 for non-members. For more information, to sign-up or see their many other offerings, see their website at: 

https://thesherman.org/event/introduction-to-pastel-painting-with-gianne-de-genevraye/.

 

Irvine is a mastered planned community surrounded by the cities of Tustin, Santa Ana, Lake Forest, Laguna Hills, Costa Mesa and Newport Beach. Irvine is ideally located 36 miles south of Los Angeles and 76 miles north of San Diego. Located at 74 Peppermint, this 2,700 square foot home is part of the Mulberry development in Cypress Village. This four-bedroom, four-bathroom home was built in 2014. Attention to detail can be seen in the high ceilings, first floor bonus room, and a second-floor loft. This home sits on a 3,600 square foot piece of property. The Jeffrey Trail Middle and Cypress Village Elementary are both located in Mulberry. Among the many amenities offered in Mulberry are swimming pool, a clubroom, baseball field and family friendly parks. Cypress Village is in the East Irvine area, residents are within a short distance to Irvine Spectrum Shopping Center and the Cypress Shopping Center. 

 

Lido Isle is a residential only island in Newport Harbor. There are approximately 850 homes on Lido Isle. Located at 120 Bia Waziers, this 4,100 square foot home has four bedrooms and five bathrooms. This home was built in 2011 and was designed by Robert Hidey Architects. The home features a great room, bonus room and exercise room. Attention to detail can be seen in the use of hardwood floors, limestone floors, a caterer’s access to the kitchen. The gourmet kitchen has Wolf and Sub-Zero appliances and walk-in pantry.  This home sits on a 4,600 square foot piece of property within walking distance to the clubhouse. This lot has a street-to-street location with an entry foyer on each street. The house was re-built in 2011 with an emphasis on covered outdoor living space, including 600 square feet of loggias with an outdoor fireplace. Among the many amenities offered on Lido Isle are a clubhouse, private beach, tennis courts and security.

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Sept. 29, 2021

Fourth Fridays: Vintage Market on the Lido Deck

Lido Marina is hosting a Fourth Fridays: Vintage Market on the Lido Deck. On Friday, October 22nd, come join in all the fun and shopping on the Lido Deck.  There will be a wide variety of hand-picked vintage items from around the world, including handbags, jewelry, shoes, clothing and much more. There will be live music throughout the afternoon and popsicles will be available from Mom and Pop Shop. The sale begins at noon and continues until 5pm.  Lido Marina Village is located at 3420 Via Oporto in Newport Beach. For more information, see their website at: https://www.lidomarinavillage.com/calendar.

 

Laguna Beach is just south of Newport Beach in Orange County, California.  The population of Laguna Beach is approximately 23,000 residents. The city sits 50 miles south of the Los Angeles and 73 miles north of San Diego, giving it an ideal location. Located at 20321 Sun Valley Drive, this 1,300 square foot home is part of The Canyon development. This three-bedroom, two-bathroom home was built in 1956.  This single level home has double front doors, a brick fireplace, and French doors. The brightly lit kitchen has updated cabinets and open shelving. This home sits on an 11,500 square foot piece of property, with a cul-de-sac setting. Outdoors, homeowners will enjoy drought tolerant landscaping. The Canyon is at the top of Laguna Beach just of Highway 18. Residents are just steps away from the Laguna Nature Preserve. Laguna Arts Festival is just down Laguna Canyon Road.  Beaches are just a ten-minute drive away. 

 

Lido Isle is situated in Newport Harbor in the city of Newport Beach. There are approximately 850 homes on Lido Isle, mostly with a Mediterranean architectural style. Located at 215 Via Genoa, this 2,900 square foot home has five bedrooms and four bathrooms.  The home is built around a sun filled courtyard. This home was built in 1953. The home features a detached studio and guest house, with a kitchenette, bathroom, and private entrance. This home sits on a 3,400 square foot piece of property, which is street to street.  Homeowners are just steps away from the bay. Among the many amenities offered on Lido Isle are a clubhouse, tennis courts, private beach and security. 

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Aug. 31, 2021

Bonsai Show at Sherman Gardens

The Sherman Library and Garden is hosting a Bonsai Show on Sunday, September 5th. The show will begin at 10:30am and continue until 4pm. The Orange Empire Bonsai Society will teach guests about the art of bonsai. This show will feature members’ trees which will are good examples of the art of dwarfing and reshaping trees. In addition, on Saturday, September 4th from 9am to 11:30am, there will be a Bonsai Class Workshop. The cost of the class is $100 for members and $120 for non-members. The class will be taught Debra Mauzy-Melitz from the Orange County Bonsai Society. She will focus on the culture and technique of Kusamono Display.   For more information, see their website at: https://thesherman.org/event/bonsai-show/

 

Shady Canyon is a group of three luxury developments in the Turtle Rock Village of the City of Irvine. This 800-acre community has a Shady Canyon Country Club and Golf Course, 400 residents, and dedicated green space. Located at 35 Salt Bush, this 9,400 square foot home is part of the Shady Canyon Custom Community. This five-bedroom, seven-bathroom home was built in 2007. There are wonderful views of the city night lights, surrounding hillsides and both Shady Canyon and Strawberry Farms Golf Courses.This home sits on a large 24,000 square foot piece of property with a cul-de-sac and corner lot setting. Outdoors, homeowners will enjoy a koi pond and a front yard courtyard. Shady Canyon is a 24-hour guard gated community. Among the many amenities offered in Shady Canyon are tennis courts, swimming pool, security, and trails. 

 

Lido Isle is part of the Newport Beach. This island community is home to 850 homes. This residential only island also has a yacht club. Located at 120 Via Waziers, this 4,100 square foot home has four bedrooms and five bathrooms. This home was built in 2011 and was designed by Robert Hidey Architects. Since this is a strata-to-strata property, the home features two entry foyers one on each street. The gourmet kitchen has private caterers’ access, Wolf and Sub-Zero appliances and wine cooler.This home sits on a 4,600 square foot piece of property, within walking distance to the clubhouse. Outdoors, homeowners will enjoy two loggias, al fresco dining area and fireplace. This is a large size lot for Lido Isle. Among the many amenities offered on Lido Isle are a clubhouse, private beach, tennis courts and security.

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July 30, 2021

Monthly Gardening Checklist Tips and Tasks

Roger’s Gardens is hosting a Monthly Gardening Checklist of Tips and Tasks with Suzanne Hetrick. This workshop is offered both as in-person and as a live stream. The class will take place on August 7th at 9:30am. Let Roger’s Gardens horticulture experts help you be successful in your garden. As part of this workshop, horticulturist, Suzanne Hetrick, will have examples of the best seasonal plants, edibles, and seeds. There will be monthly pruning tips for trees and shrubs. Finally, she will touch on soil amendments and pest management. There will be a question-and-answer session. For more information or to register for this class, see their website at: https://www.rogersgardens.com/blogs/events/monthly-gardening-checklist-of-tips-tasks-with-suzanne-hetrick.

 

Corona del Mar is a part of the city of Newport Beach and encompasses all the land on the seaside of the San Joaquin Hills and south Avocado Avenue to the city limits. Corona del Mar well known for its sandy beaches, tide pools and cliff side views. Located at 445 Isabella Terrace, this 7,500 square foot home is part of the Corona Highlands development. This six-bedroom, nine-bathroom home was built in 2007. Attention to detail can be seen in the use of custom fixtures, hand carved Stone columns, and hand carved wood burning fireplace. The home features a chef’s kitchen with Viking appliances, sound system throughout the house and a ten-car garage.  There are wonderful views of Pacific Ocean, surrounding hills and canyons, Catalina Island, and the Pelican Hill Gold Courses. This home sits on a large 11,700 square foot piece of property. Outdoors, homeowners will enjoy an infinity edge swimming pool, spa, outdoor bathroom and shower, basketball court and Pickleball court. Residents have direct access to the private Shorecliff beach. 

 

Lido Isle is part of Newport Beach and in Newport Harbor. Lido Isle has approximately 850 homes. This Mediterranean styled isle is one of the oldest master planned communities in California. Locates at 365 Via Lido Soud, this 3,500 square foot home has four bedrooms and five bathrooms. This custom home is set to be built in 2021 and finished with the homeowners’ requests. The home will have a rooftop deck, elevator, and bunk room. The home has 35 feet of bay frontage. Outdoors, homeowners will enjoy a covered patio, just steps from the sandy beach. Among the many amenities offered on Lido Isle are tennis courts, security, a clubhouse, and a private beach.

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June 28, 2021

“Where the Wild Things Are” Tour at Sherman Gardens

The Sherman Gardens and Library is having a family tour of “Where the Wild Things Are.” The tour in on July 3rd from 11am to 12noon. Sherman Gardens has a variety of wildlife living in the garden attracted by the plants and “creature friendly environment.” Sherman Garden Horticulturist, Ingrid Cebula and Garden Educator Marjorie Rhodes will take tour participants on a hunt for bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds through the garden. This one-hour tour will teach participants about the special areas, plants, and environments. The tour is free with admission. Pre-registration is required. For more information, see their website at: https://thesherman.org/event/family-tour-where-the-wild-things-are/

 

Laguna Beach is just south of Newport Beach in Orange County. There are three large scale art festivals each year, weekly art gallery walks, and over 180 artists in residence. The population of Laguna Beach is approximately 23,000 residents. Located at 2800 Ocean Front, this 6,000 square foot home is part of the Victoria Beach community. This eight-bedroom, eight-bathroom home was built in 1963. Attention to detail can be seen in the use of window walls, custom tile work and high-volume ceilings. This home and property have views of the Pacific Ocean, coastline, Catalina Island, and stunning evening sunsets.This home sits on a 9.500 square foot piece of property with a cul-de-sac setting.Victoria Beach is in the South Laguna Area. Residents can walk to Victoria Beach, Montage Resort and local dining and shopping. 

 

Lido Isle is a residential island in Newport Harbor, with a yacht club. There are approximately 850 homes on the island. Located at 601 Lido Park Drive, units 5C and 5D, is a 3,800 square foot condo in the Lido Park 601 community. This three-bedroom, three-bathroom home was built in 1972. This one level unit is a double size unit has wood flooring, custom tile flooring and marble accents. The chef’s kitchen features a large center island, a farmhouse sink and stainless steel appliances. The living room has 180-degree view of the Pacific Ocean, Catalina Island, white water, and evening sunsets. Among the many amenities offered on Lido Isle are tennis courts, private beach, clubhouse, and security. Lido Building 601 is ten stories with 54 units. The building is nicknamed “The Elegant Lady.” The building has a 24-hour door person, swimming pool, fitness center, spa, and outdoor entertaining area. 

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