Tour guide Sheila Stone will discuss gardens of all kinds — Royal and botanical, cottage and rooftop, hidden — across Britain.
When, where: 7:30 p.m. Monday at Distant Lands, 20 S. Raymond Ave., Pasadena.
Admission, info: Free. RSVP to (626) 449-3220.
Learn about gear, trip planning and popular routes to the summit as well as insider tips on booking a permit online.
When, where: 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Adventure 16 store in Tarzana, 5425 Reseda Blvd., and Friday at the West Los Angeles store, 11161 W. Pico Blvd.
Admission, info: Free. (818) 345-4266 for Tarzana; (310) 473-4574 for West Los Angeles.
Hostelling International will conduct a workshop on how to travel safely and inexpensively in India.
When, where: 7 p.m. Thursday at the REI store in Santa Monica, 402 Santa Monica Blvd.
Admission, info: RSVP to (310) 393-9913, Ext. 3104