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April 2024

Wednesday, Apr 24
Whether your passion is photographing your garden, close-ups of flowers, or broad-brush images of the most beautiful landscapes in the area, this workshop, on Wednesday, April 24 from 9 to 11 a.m., has been designed for you. Thaddeus B. Kubis will explore...
Saturday, Apr 27
Beekeeper and founder of Bee Resonance Project, Asher Silverwolff takes participants on a grounding and calming journey into the inner world of bees on Saturday, April 27 from 10 a.m. to noon. We will experience meditation, show and tell, touch and feel...
Saturday, Apr 27
“Bee-friendly” backyards support lots of pollinators and beneficial insects, which make gardens more beautiful. Master Gardener Chris Ferrero will discuss important pollinators and their needs and habits in a garden on Saturday, April 27 from 1 to 2:30 p....

May 2024

Wednesday, May 1 to Wednesday, May 29
Study a selection of fabulous BBG trees on Wednesdays from May 1 to 29 at 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. with Pat Hogan. On day one, kitted out with sketchbooks and cameras, and with the guidance of an arborist, participants will traverse the Garden learning to...
Thursday, May 2 to Saturday, May 4
Led by botanist Ted Elliman, this class will focus on the wildflowers that grace Berkshire County’s spring woods on Thursday, May 2 at 5 p.m. on Zoom, and on Saturday, May 4 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the field. The evening program will present an overview...
Saturday, May 4
Start spring early with a dive into the fungal kingdom on Saturday, May 4 from 1 to 3 p.m.! Instructor Willie Crosby will teach participants how to inoculate logs, wood chips and stumps for mushroom cultivation in your backyard. learn the basic...
Saturday, May 4
Led by Tom Ingersoll and Melissa LeVangie-Ingersoll, participants will revisit trees through the seasons (this class will look at the spring season), and witness their unique characteristics with and without leaves on Saturday, May 4 from 9 a.m. to noon....
Saturday, May 4
Delight in a Spring Bloom inspired Tea while making Lip Balms, Skin Salves, and Roll-on Perfume/Bug Repellent energized by the Flower Moon on Saturday, May 4 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Discover the art of creating exquisite, high-quality herbal infused oils...
Sunday, May 5
Sunday, May 5, marks the start of Berkshire Botanical Garden’s 90th outdoor season and the annual Roy Boutard Day, a community celebration steeped in history and tradition that honors one of BBG’s most influential past directors.  Admission to the Garden...
Sunday, May 5
As part of our Roy Boutard Day celebration on May 5, join our Manager of Buildings & Grounds Kurt Dietrich as he demonstrates the construction of a formal flower arrangement: from cut flower selection, to structural advice, and tips for longevity...

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