Massachusetts

Events

Find events by date
Find events by date
  • Wild Coastal Edibles

    Marblehead

    Sun, Jun 14, 2015

    Discover dozens of nutritious wild coastal edible plants! Join Russ Cohen, foraging expert and author of Wild Plants I Have... more

    + 0 saves
  • The Best Nest

    Framingham

    Sun, Jun 14, 2015

    Many kinds of birds, from hummingbirds and woodpeckers to great horned owls, make their homes in the Garden. Put your... more

    + 0 saves
  • Rock Meadow Wildflowers

    Belmont

    Wed, Jun 17, 2015

    During the spring, the meadows, woods, and wetlands of Rock Meadow Conservation Area are ablaze with colorful wildflowers. This 70-acre... more

    + 0 saves
  • Container Gardening

    Framingham

    Fri, Jun 19, 2015

    Tired of plain old petunias in pots? For really stunning, sophisticated container gardens, nothing beats an assortment of native plants... more

    + 0 saves
  • Strawberry Soiree

    Montague

    Sat, Jun 20, 2015

    Join us at the farm in Montague for a celebration of the strawberry during the peak of picking season! We... more

    + 0 saves
  • Rhododendrons and Their Relatives

    Framingham

    Wed, Jun 24, 2015

    This summer, visit the Garden's rhododendrons in peak bloom. A member of the Ericaceae, or heath, family, rhododendrons thrive in... more

    + 0 saves
  • Weekend Gardening Series: Planting

    Framingham

    Sat, Jun 27, 2015

    Learn essential gardening skills this summer at Garden in the Woods. Join us in the Garden to learn about Planting.... more

    + 0 saves
  • Native Bees

    Framingham

    Sun, Jun 28, 2015

    The hundreds of bee species native to New England are essential to our natural and cultivated landscapes. Come learn the... more

    + 0 saves
  • Herbaceous Native Plants for Professionals

    Framingham

    Tue, Jun 16 - Tue, Jun 30, 2015

    Join Dan Jaffe to learn about the best native plant materials available today for use in the design and landscape... more

    + 0 saves
  • Weekend Gardening Series: Pruning

    Framingham

    Sat, Jul 11, 2015

    Learn essential gardening skills this summer at Garden in the Woods. Join us in the Garden to learn about Pruning.... more

    + 0 saves
  • Insect Investigation

    Framingham

    Sun, Jul 19, 2015

    Come along with three insect and plant enthusiasts as we explore the Garden looking for creepy-crawlies! Plants are not just... more

    + 0 saves
  • Weekend Gardening Series: Composting

    Framingham

    Sat, Jul 25, 2015

    Learn essential gardening skills this summer at Garden in the Woods. Join us in the Garden to learn about Composting.... more

    + 0 saves
  • Introduction to Native Ferns

    Framingham

    Sun, Jul 26, 2015

    Beautiful and flowerless, ferns are among the most ancient plants in the world. Learn to distinguish among the most common... more

    + 0 saves
  • Out of Control: Chemical-free Strategies for Invasive Plant Control

    Framingham

    Wed, Jul 29, 2015

    Invasive non-native plant species surround us: along roadsides, deep in forests, and in our own backyards. After decades using synthetic... more

    + 0 saves
  • Blue Moon Night Hike

    Framingham

    Fri, Jul 31, 2015

    Blue moons are rare enough, but the Blue Moon hasn't coincided with the Full Thunder Moon for over ten years.... more

    + 0 saves
  • Kill Your Lawn

    Framingham

    Sun, Aug 2, 2015

    According to NASA scientists, in the United States more surface area is covered by lawn than by any other single... more

    + 0 saves
  • Basic Wetland ID and Delineation

    Framingham

    Sun, Aug 2 - Fri, Aug 7, 2015

    This two-day course introduces the principal elements of wetland identification: wetland hydrology, hydric soils, and hydrophytic plants. Together, we will... more

    + 0 saves
  • Weekend Gardening Series: Managing Invasive Plants

    Framingham

    Sat, Aug 8, 2015

    Learn essential gardening skills this summer at Garden in the Woods. Join us in the Garden to learn about Managing... more

    + 0 saves
  • Caterpillars of Great Blue Hill

    Milton

    Sun, Aug 9, 2015

    Come explore Great Blue Hill and learn about its surprising caterpillars! From the ski-slope meadows to the pitch pine and... more

    + 0 saves
  • Hydric Soils

    Framingham

    Tue, Aug 11, 2015

    This course for environmental professionals serves as an introduction or refresher on hydric soils, with a focus on understanding the... more

    + 0 saves