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October 2019

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 5:30pm to Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 8:30pm
This course meets for 4 weeks on Tuesdays, October 1 - 22, 5:30 - 8:30 pm Focus on the bones of the garden with a survey of ornamental woody plants for residential landscape design. This course will cover ornamental shrubs, small flowering trees, shade...
Friday, October 4, 2019 - 6:00pm to Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 4:00pm
Friday, October 4, 6 - 8 pm (lecture) & Saturday, October 5, 10 am - 4 pm (field study) Join ecologist Ted Elliman for an exploration of native New England plant communities. A Friday lecture will cover many of the forest, meadow, and wetland habitats...
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 6:00pm
Join local beekeepers on the second Tuesday of each month at 6pm on the grounds of Berkshire Botanical Garden. Each month’s meeting, will involve season-appropriate discussions and demonstrations using the BBG apiary, weather permitting. We will focus on...
Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Berkshire Botanical Garden's Photography Group is a new initiative for those wishing to experience gardens and nature through photography. The group meets every other Thursday at 5:00 p.m. in the Garden’s Center House, 5 West Stockbridge Road....
Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 10:00am to Sunday, October 13, 2019 - 5:00pm
Saturday, October 12 and Sunday, October 13, 10 am - 5 pm Considered one of the Berkshire’s most iconic autumn events, the Garden’s Harvest Festival is held on Columbus Day weekend and encompasses the entire 15-acre Garden campus, which is brimming with...
Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 5:30pm to Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 8:30pm
This course meets for 4 weeks on Thursdays, October 17 – November 7, 5:30 - 8:30 pm Rendering is a drawing skill necessary for communicating garden designs to clients. This course is the next step for gardening designers following drafting. Structured as...
Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
This fast-paced, information-saturated clinic led by Walter Cudnohufsky will introduce design students, home owners, and others to an opportunity-finding and problem-solving design process. It will lead to the basic conceptual elements of a landscape...
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Berkshire Botanical Garden's Photography Group is a new initiative for those wishing to experience gardens and nature through photography. The group meets every other Thursday at 5:00 p.m. in the Garden’s Center House, 5 West Stockbridge Road....
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 5:30pm to Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 8:30pm
This course meets for 4 weeks on Tuesdays, October 29 - November 19, 5:30 - 8:30 pm This course will explain how plant growth is affected by soils, from drainage to pH and nutrients. Learn how to evaluate soils, improve those that are less than ideal, and...

November 2019

Sunday, November 10, 2019 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Welcoming Diversity into our Landscapes BBG’s 4th annual ecological gardening symposium challenges gardeners to think what can we do to welcome wildlife and plant diversity in our gardens, rather than working to keep undesired pests out. Invasives are...

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