California Turtle & Tortoise Club

Foothill Chapter

Meeting Location

Los Angeles County Arboretum
301 North Baldwin Avenue, Arcadia, CA 91007 (in the Palm Room); 626.821.3222

Meetings take place on the fourth Friday of the month from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM.

Arboretum Location

Los Angeles County Arboretum is located on Baldwin Avenue just south of the 210 Freeway in Arcadia near the Santa Anita Race Track. 

Park by the main entrance. Enter through the gate just right of the gift shop. The meeting room is located down the ramp and on your left.

Click to get a Map and Directions to the Los Angeles County Arboretum.


2019 Meetings and Programs

25 January 22 February 22 March 26 April
24 May 28 June 26 July 23 August
27 September 25 October 22 November 27 December

Meetings begin at 7:30 sharp in the Palm Room (adjacent to the Bamboo Room).

Next meeting: 22 February — program to be announced


Friday, April 26, 2019 at 7:00 PM: Annual Plant Auction

This is a Club fundraising event, so that we may continue our mission of rescue, adoption, care, education, and outreach to the public programs. This auction and all our meetings are open to the public. Parking and admission are free, and refreshments are provided.

Plant auction donations include a wide variety of California natives, "tortoise friendly" plants, trees, and aquatic plants.


Saturday, June 8, 2019 from 10 AM to 3 PM: Adoption Event

Several CTTC chapters are participating in this event. See the flyer on the Events page for more information.


Friday, June 28, 2019 at 7:00 PM: Annual Health Clinic/Micro-Chipping
and Silent Auction

Health clinic includes de-worming and micro-chipping for turtles and tortoises. De-worming fee: $10.00; Micro-chipping fee: $20.00. These services are provided by Dr. Dennis Fees of the Arcadia Small Animal Hospital. To participate and receive health services, one must be a member in good standing of the California Turtle & Tortoise Club.

Silent auction donations come from restaurants, businesses, stores, gift cards, and specially selected items. For additional information, contact Foothill Chapter president Robin Robb at (951)359-3003 or sgrpilot@hotmail.com

Last updated: 04-Feb-2019