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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!

May – August 2013

The Land of Geraniums @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
The Land of Geraniums @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Education Lectures & Workshops
Non-member + $27Member + $25 Although a modest group of plants, geraniums serve a wide range of purposes in the garden. As ground covers [...]
Homeowners' Landscape Design Clinic with Walt Cudnohufsky
May 18 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm Education Lectures & Workshops
Non-Member + $145.00Member + $125.00   This fast-paced, information-saturated clinic will focus on several selected homes of workshop participants for either an in-class presentation [...]
Contained: The Art of Planting Pots @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Contained:  The Art of Planting Pots @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
May 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Education Lectures & Workshops
Non-Member + $30.00Member + $25.00 This program covers all aspects of container gardening, including soil preparation, plant and pot selection, fertilization and seasonal maintenance. [...]
New Approaches to Supporting Local Farmers @ Berkshire Botanical Garden Education Center
New Approaches to Supporting Local Farmers @ Berkshire Botanical Garden Education Center | West Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
May 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Education Featured Events Lectures & Workshops
Nonmember + $15Members + $10 Berkshire Botanical Garden and Berkshire Grown are co-sponsoring this evening presentation and discussion. Join Carol Peppe Hewitt, author of [...]
Brooklyn Botanic Garden Annual Garden Tour @ Brooklyn Botanic Garden | New York | New York | United States
May 23 @ 7:30 am – 6:30 pm Education Field Trips Lectures & Workshops
Please call the Garden to purchase tickets for this event as we are close to capacity.  413.298.3926 Join the Berkshire Botanical Garden staff for a [...]
Amazing Trees @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Amazing Trees @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am Education Lectures & Workshops
Tour the grounds of Berkshire Botanical Garden, view the exceptional tree collection and learn about these gentle giants and their importance in the landscape. Continue [...]
Tasting Terroir:  A Story of Earth, Wine and Human Hope @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Non-Member + $30.00Member + $25.00 Consider the role of terroir throughout the history of wine.While highlighting the essential role of earth in the terroir [...]
At Home in a Potager Garden @ Offsite Location. Carpool to site from BBG
At Home in a Potager Garden @ Offsite Location.  Carpool to site from BBG
Jun 15 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm Education Lectures & Workshops
Non-Member + $55.00Member + $45.00   Growing food at home in a beautifully designed potager garden is a combination of the best of both [...]
Native Knowledge: Learning about Native Plants at Nasami Farm @ Meet at Berkshire Botanical Garden. Carpool to site.
Native Knowledge:  Learning about Native Plants at Nasami Farm @ Meet at Berkshire Botanical Garden.  Carpool to site.
Jun 20 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Education Lectures & Workshops
Non-Member + $55.00Member + $45.00   Explore one of New England’s best native plant nurseries: Nasami Farm, the native plant nursery and sanctuary of [...]
Farm In The Garden Camp – Week 1 @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Farm In The Garden Camp - Week 1 @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jul 1 @ 9:00 am – Jul 5 @ 3:00 pm Children & Family Programs Education
Limited space remaining.  Please call the Garden to register:  413.298.3926 Kids, parents, grandparents and farm animals all agree – Berkshire Botanical Garden’s Farm in the [...]
Farm In The Garden Camp – Week 2 @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Farm In The Garden Camp - Week 2 @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – Jul 12 @ 3:00 pm Children & Family Programs Education
Kids, parents, grandparents and farm animals all agree – Berkshire Botanical Garden’s Farm in the Garden Camp is THE place to be! Have your [...]
The Garden In Watercolors Session I: En Plein Air Watercolor Painting in the Summer Garden @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jul 8 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Education Lectures & Workshops
SERIES Non-Member + $175.00SERIES Member + $145.00INDIVIDUAL CLASS + $45 This is a series of four class sessions held on consecutive Mondays, July 8, [...]
Collecting Woody Plants @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Collecting Woody Plants @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Education Lectures & Workshops
Non-Member + $45.00Member + $35.00 Longing for that special hydrangea? Learn how to propagate easy-to-grow shrubs and trees. This workshop will cover how to [...]
Farm In The Garden Camp – Week 3 @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Farm In The Garden Camp - Week 3 @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jul 15 @ 9:00 am – Jul 19 @ 3:00 pm Children & Family Programs Education
Kids, parents, grandparents and farm animals all agree – Berkshire Botanical Garden’s Farm in the Garden Camp is THE place to be! Have your [...]
The Garden In Watercolors Session I: En Plein Air Watercolor Painting in the Summer Garden @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Education Lectures & Workshops
SERIES Non-Member + $175.00SERIES Member + $145.00INDIVIDUAL CLASS + $45 This is one in a series of four class sessions held on consecutive Mondays, [...]
Meadow Gardening at its Very Best @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Meadow Gardening at its Very Best @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jul 18 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm Education Lectures & Workshops
To register for this class, please call the Garden as we are nearing capacity. This field study will give participants an in-depth look at an [...]
Farm In The Garden Camp – Week 4 @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Farm In The Garden Camp - Week 4 @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jul 22 @ 9:00 am – Jul 26 @ 3:00 pm Children & Family Programs Education
Kids, parents, grandparents and farm animals all agree – Berkshire Botanical Garden’s Farm in the Garden Camp is THE place to be! Have your [...]
The Garden In Watercolors Session I: En Plein Air Watercolor Painting in the Summer Garden @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Education Lectures & Workshops
SERIES Non-Member + $175.00SERIES Member + $145.00INDIVIDUAL CLASS + $45 This is one in a series of four class sessions held on consecutive Mondays, [...]
Farm In The Garden Camp – Week 5 @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Farm In The Garden Camp - Week 5 @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – Aug 2 @ 3:00 pm Children & Family Programs Education
Limited space remaining.  Please call the Garden to register:  413.298.3926 Kids, parents, grandparents and farm animals all agree – Berkshire Botanical Garden’s Farm in the [...]
The Garden In Watercolors Session I: En Plein Air Watercolor Painting in the Summer Garden @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Education Lectures & Workshops
SERIES Non-Member + $175.00SERIES Member + $145.00INDIVIDUAL CLASS + $45 This is one in a series of four class sessions held on consecutive Mondays, [...]
Landscape Painting with John MacDonald - Oils or Acrylics @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Education Lectures & Workshops
TWO-DAYS Non-Member + $260.00TWO-DAYS Member + $240.00 This two-day intensive painting workshop will focus on using the essentials of painting – composition, value, color [...]
Landscape Painting with John MacDonald - Oils or Acrylics @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Education Lectures & Workshops
TWO-DAYS Non-Member + $260.00TWO-DAYS Member + $240.00 This two-day intensive painting workshop will focus on using the essentials of painting – composition, value, color [...]
The Garden in Watercolors Session II:  En Plein Air Watercolor Painting in the Summer Garden @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Education Lectures & Workshops
SERIES Non-Member + $175.00SERIES Member + $145.00INDIVIDUAL CLASS + $45 This is a series of four class sessions held on consecutive Mondays, August 5, [...]
Private Edens: Beautiful Country Gardens @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Private Edens:  Beautiful Country Gardens @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | West Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
[Please call the Garden at 413-298-3926 to register for this class.] Private country paradises marry the artistry of man with the beauty of nature. Join [...]
Family Fridays - Birds of Prey - Tom Ricardi, Wildlife Rehabillitator @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Our popular Family Fridays are back! Meet the feathered, hairy and scaly creatures that live near and far.  Family Friday programs are for children [...]
The Garden in Watercolors Session II:  En Plein Air Watercolor Painting in the Summer Garden @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Education Lectures & Workshops
SERIES Non-Member + $175.00SERIES Member + $145.00INDIVIDUAL CLASS + $45 This is one in a series of four class sessions held on consecutive Mondays, [...]
Botanical Illustration:  Drawing Fruits and Flowers with Colored Pencil @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Education Lectures & Workshops
[LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE - PLEASE CALL THE GARDEN AT 413-298-3926 TO REGISTER] This intensive workshop will focus on colored-pencil techniques for botanical illustration. Learn ways [...]
Standing Stones in the Garden:  Stone-Carving Workshop @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Education Lectures & Workshops
[PLEASE NOTE: THIS CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELLED] Students will learn the ancient art of hand-carving symbols and words into stone. This all-day workshop will provide [...]
Family Fridays - Meet Atka, Ambassador Wolf @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Our popular Family Fridays are back! Meet the feathered, hairy and scaly creatures that live near and far.  Family Friday programs are for children [...]
The Garden in Watercolors Session II:  En Plein Air Watercolor Painting in the Summer Garden @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Education Lectures & Workshops
SERIES Non-Member + $175.00SERIES Member + $145.00INDIVIDUAL CLASS + $45 This is one in a series of four class sessions held on consecutive Mondays, [...]

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