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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!

Brooklyn Botanic Garden Annual Garden Tour @ Brooklyn Botanic Garden | New York | New York | United States
May 23 @ 7:30 am – 6:30 pm Brooklyn Botanic Garden
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 day-long adventure to the other BBG: Brooklyn Botanic Garden. This[...]
Opening Reception for Rare Earth: Garden Pots as Sculpture @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
May 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Berkshire Botanical Garden
Curated by Joyce Nereaux, who presented exhibitions of birdhouses in 2008 and benches in 2010, Rare Earth:  Garden Pots as Sculpture displays the work of Mark Hewitt in creating a wide variety of magnificent, huge[...]
Amazing Trees @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am Berkshire Botanical Garden
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 the tour at Tanglewood Music Festival, summer home of the[...]
Tasting Terroir:  A Story of Earth, Wine and Human Hope @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jun 8 @ 4:00 pm Berkshire Botanical Garden
Consider the role of terroir throughout the history of wine.While highlighting the essential role of earth in the terroir that many people believe characterizes fine wine, author Paul Lukacsand wine merchant Jim Nejaimewill present a[...]
At Home in a Potager Garden @ Offsite Location.  Carpool to site from BBG
Jun 15 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm Offsite Location. Carpool to site from BBG
  Growing food at home in a beautifully designed potager garden is a combination of the best of both gardening worlds: utility and beauty. Visit a garden homestead with a focus on growing food, flowers[...]
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 Meet at Berkshire Botanical Garden. Carpool to site.
  Explore one of New England’s best native plant nurseries: Nasami Farm, the native plant nursery and sanctuary of New England Wild Flower Society, located on 75 acres in Whately, Massachusetts.  The staff at Nasami[...]
Farm In The Garden Camp - Week 1 @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jul 1 @ 9:00 am – Jul 5 @ 3:00 pm Berkshire Botanical Garden
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 Garden Camp is THE place to be! Have your 5-10[...]
Farm In The Garden Camp - Week 2 @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – Jul 12 @ 3:00 pm Berkshire Botanical Garden
Kids, parents, grandparents and farm animals all agree – Berkshire Botanical Garden’s Farm in the Garden Camp is THE place to be! Have your 5-10 year old join us for one of our five, one-week[...]
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 Berkshire Botanical Garden
This is a series of four class sessions held on consecutive Mondays, July 8, 15, 22 and 29. You can register for the whole series or, alternatively, sign up for any number of individual classes[...]
Collecting Woody Plants @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Berkshire Botanical Garden
Longing for that special hydrangea? Learn how to propagate easy-to-grow shrubs and trees. This workshop will cover how to collect, prepare and propagate shrubs and trees from softwood cuttings. Set at a great time of[...]
Farm In The Garden Camp - Week 3 @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jul 15 @ 9:00 am – Jul 19 @ 3:00 pm Berkshire Botanical Garden
Kids, parents, grandparents and farm animals all agree – Berkshire Botanical Garden’s Farm in the Garden Camp is THE place to be! Have your 5-10 year old join us for one of our five, one-week[...]
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 Berkshire Botanical Garden
This is one in a series of four class sessions held on consecutive Mondays, July 8, 15, 22 and 29. You can register for the whole series or, alternatively, sign up for this class or[...]
Meadow Gardening at its Very Best @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jul 18 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm Berkshire Botanical Garden
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 exceptional ten-year-old New England meadow, designed by meadow expert Larry[...]
Farm In The Garden Camp - Week 4 @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jul 22 @ 9:00 am – Jul 26 @ 3:00 pm Berkshire Botanical Garden
Kids, parents, grandparents and farm animals all agree – Berkshire Botanical Garden’s Farm in the Garden Camp is THE place to be! Have your 5-10 year old join us for one of our five, one-week[...]
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 Berkshire Botanical Garden
This is one in a series of four class sessions held on consecutive Mondays, July 8, 15, 22 and 29. You can register for the whole series or, alternatively, sign up for this class or[...]
Farm In The Garden Camp - Week 5 @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – Aug 2 @ 3:00 pm Berkshire Botanical Garden
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 Garden Camp is THE place to be! Have your 5-10[...]
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 Berkshire Botanical Garden
This is one in a series of four class sessions held on consecutive Mondays, July 8, 15, 22 and 29. You can register for the whole series or, alternatively, sign up for this class or[...]
Landscape Painting with John MacDonald - Oils or Acrylics @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Berkshire Botanical Garden
This two-day intensive painting workshop will focus on using the essentials of painting – composition, value, color and edges – to create strong landscapes. We’ll look at different approaches and painting styles with the goal[...]
Landscape Painting with John MacDonald - Oils or Acrylics @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Berkshire Botanical Garden
This two-day intensive painting workshop will focus on using the essentials of painting – composition, value, color and edges – to create strong landscapes. We’ll look at different approaches and painting styles with the goal[...]
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 Berkshire Botanical Garden
This is a series of four class sessions held on consecutive Mondays, August 5, 12, 19 and 26. You can register for the whole series or, alternatively, sign up for any number of individual classes[...]
Private Edens:  Beautiful Country Gardens @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | West Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Aug 7 @ 4:00 pm Berkshire Botanical Garden
[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 garden designer Jack Staub on a visual garden tour through[...]
Family Fridays - Birds of Prey - Tom Ricardi, Wildlife Rehabillitator @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Aug 9 @ 10:30 am 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 and adults, open to all, and free with paid admission to[...]
Contained Exuberance:  Walk About Tour @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Aug 10 @ 11:00 am Berkshire Botanical Garden
Each year we bring together some of the region’s most talented designers and invite them to create individual container gardens that we display in an exhibit we like to call Contained Exuberance.  Tucked away in[...]
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 Berkshire Botanical Garden
This is one in a series of four class sessions held on consecutive Mondays, August 5, 12, 19 and 26. You can register for the whole series or, alternatively, sign up for this class or[...]
Botanical Illustration:  Drawing Fruits and Flowers with Colored Pencil @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Berkshire Botanical Garden
[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 to create textured backgrounds and colors smooth as glass or[...]
Standing Stones in the Garden:  Stone-Carving Workshop @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Berkshire Botanical Garden
[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 hands-on experience in the fine craft of stone carving with[...]
Family Fridays - Meet Atka, Ambassador Wolf @ Berkshire Botanical Garden
Aug 16 @ 10:30 am 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 and adults, open to all, and free with paid admission to[...]
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 Berkshire Botanical Garden
This is one in a series of four class sessions held on consecutive Mondays, August 5, 12, 19 and 26. You can register for the whole series or, alternatively, sign up for this class or[...]
Botanical Painting With Watercolor - Master Class with Carol Woodin - August 22nd and 23rd @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Berkshire Botanical Garden
Gain confidence and comfort in this class devoted to techniques of botanical painting in watercolor. Using anemones as subjects, students will learn to capture the vitality and drama of these flowers. After creating a base[...]
Seed-Saving In Your New England Garden @ Berkshire Botanical Garden | Stockbridge | Massachusetts | United States
Aug 22 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Berkshire Botanical Garden
This event is Free to garden members and free with garden admission. Join expert seed saver Randel Agrella from Baker Creek Seeds and New England’s premier heirloom seed company, Comstock Ferre Seed Company for a[...]

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