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There is something for everyone at the Berkshire Botanical Garden.  Below is a list of our scheduled events classes, and exhibits.  For details on any individual listing, just click on the event for more information.  If you still have questions, feel free to call the garden at 413.298.3926.  See you at the Garden!

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Landscape Design Clinic with Walt Cudnohufsky 9:30 am
Landscape Design Clinic with Wal... @ Education Center at Berkshire Botanical Garden
Nov 1 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Landscape Design Clinic with Walt Cudnohufsky @ Education Center at Berkshire Botanical Garden
All levels (co-enrolled with Horticulture Certificate Program) (To have your project considered, call 413-298-3926 for details) Dress for outdoors, waterproof footwear and a bag lunch. This fast-paced, information-saturated clinic will introduce design students, homeowners and[...]
Chain Saw Safety and Operation for Homeowners 10:00 am
Chain Saw Safety and Operation f... @ Education Center at Berkshire Botanical Garden
Nov 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Chain Saw Safety and Operation for Homeowners @ Education Center at Berkshire Botanical Garden
Dress for outdoors demonstration. Chain saws are powerful tools that can be intimidating to use. The importance of safe operation of this dangerous machine cannot be stressed enough. Learn the correct way to safely operate,[...]
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Growing Food in Thomas Jefferson’s Revolutionary Garden 2:00 pm
Growing Food in Thomas Jefferson... @ Education Center at Berkshire Botanical Garden
Nov 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Growing Food in Thomas Jefferson's Revolutionary Garden @ Education Center at Berkshire Botanical Garden
Join Peter Hatch, Emeritus Director of Gardens and Grounds at  Monticello, for a journey into growing food in Thomas Jefferson’s 1,000-foot-long vegetable and 7-acre fruit garden. Learn about this revolutionary garden and Jefferson’s profound legacy[...]
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Making More Plants: Propagating Your Own Woody Plants 10:00 am
Making More Plants: Propagating ... @ Education Center at Berkshire Botanical Garden
Nov 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Making More Plants: Propagating Your Own Woody Plants @ Education Center at Berkshire Botanical Garden
This class is near capacity – please call 413.298.3926 for more info. All levels, limited to 20 (materials fee of $10) Back by popular demand!  Join woody plant specialist Adam Wheeler of Broken Arrow Nursery[...]
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Terrain for Garden Shoppers:Terrarium Demonstration and Shopping Experience 10:30 am
Terrain for Garden Shoppers:Terr... @ offsite in Westport, CT
Nov 12 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Terrain for Garden Shoppers:Terrarium Demonstration and Shopping Experience @ offsite in Westport, CT
Cost of lunch is not included in fee. Participants can choose to carpool or drive separately. Those joining the carpool should meet in the parking lot at Berkshire Botanical Garden for an 8:30 am departure.[...]
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Extending the Season’s Harvest: Growing Vegetables for Four Seasons 9:00 am
Extending the Season’s Harvest: ... @ offsite in Tyringham, MA
Nov 15 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Extending the Season’s Harvest: Growing Vegetables for Four Seasons @ offsite in Tyringham, MA
  Lecture/offsite field study to Woven Roots Farm, Tyringham, MA  All levels (co-sponsored with Horticulture Certificate Program)  Learn how to extend the season’s harvest to enjoy your own garden greens throughout the late fall and[...]
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Listening to Songs: The Natural History of Birdsong 2:00 pm
Listening to Songs: The Natural ... @ Education Center at Berkshire Botanical Garden
Nov 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Do you ever wonder what the catbird is saying? Join Professor Bruce Byers for an introduction to the beauty and complexity of songbird singing. Learn about some of the discoveries that scientists who study birdsong[...]
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The Gardener’s Friend: Groundcovers 10:00 am
The Gardener’s Friend: Groundcovers @ Education Center at Berkshire Botanical Garden
Nov 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Gardener’s Friend: Groundcovers  @ Education Center at Berkshire Botanical Garden
Although a modest group of plants, groundcovers are becoming increasingly more valuable to gardeners for their versatility and the role they play in lowering garden maintenance. Selecting the right groundcover can be tricky. Some are[...]
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