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Program Calendar

July 2020

Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Enjoy a lecture and Q&A session with author Marta McDowell about her new book, Emily Dickinson’s Gardening Life. In addition to writing poetry, The Belle of Amherst was a gardener. She cultivated flowers on her father's property and in the glass...

August 2020

Saturday, August 1, 2020 - 10:00am to Sunday, August 2, 2020 - 4:00pm
Saturday, August 1 & Sunday, August 2, 10am - 4pm Bring a bag lunch. A materials list can be found at This Class has been CANCELED by the instructor. Drawing is a great way to observe nature and have fun recording what you...
Monday, August 3, 2020 - 10:00am to Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 4:00pm
  Monday, August 3 - Wednesday, August 5, 10am - 4 pm Celebrate the Beauty of Trees by capturing their summer loveliness, guided by botanical illustrator Carol Ann Morley. This three-day class begins with a delightful stroll through Berkshire Botanical...
Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Enjoy a lecture and Q&A session with author Kathryn Aalto, whose new book, Writing Wild (available for purchase in our online shop), examines the pioneering and imaginative women who dared to do the unimaginable: to pick up a pen and write under their...

December 2020

Saturday, December 5, 2020 - 10:00am to Sunday, December 6, 2020 - 4:00pm
  This annual year-end event finds the Garden transformed into a glistening holiday market featuring the legendary Gallery of Wreaths, a Garden tradition offering one-of-a-kind wreaths created by some of the area’s most talented designers and artists. A...

May 2021

Sunday, May 2, 2021 (All day)
  Held the first Sunday of May and honoring the Garden’s director who served the horticultural community from 1954 – 1984, Roy Boutard Day is a free event celebrating the opening of the Garden’s season. This event runs in conjunction with a Daffodil Show...

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