The Botanic Garden at Historic Barns Park is a place for lifelong learning. Our programming includes speakers, presentations, demonstrations, “make & take” classes, and so much more! We are always adding new events to the calendar. Please check back often!
Most programs, classes, and events at The Botanic Garden are discounted for members. Not a member yet? Join online here!
Registration for our programs through Eventbrite is easy. Your reservation will be available from your email confirmation or order history –there is no need to print your ticket. For free events, registering via Eventbrite helps us plan for your attendance.
November 19, 2023 (1-3pm)
Free Family Fun Day: Tree Cookie Ornaments
Make a holiday tree ornament using wooden tree cookies! Materials provided and you may bring a favorite accent for your ornament. All ages are welcome! This is a free event and no registration is required.
December 3, 2023
Free Family and Friends Program: Possum Woods Pine Tree Centerpiece
Join us Sunday, December 3rd from 1-3pm for a special craft activity: Make your own centerpiece! Suitable for all ages. Supplies provided. FREE EVENT. No registration required.
December 2-3, 2023
December Gift Shop Sale!
The last chance of 2023 to visit the Gift Shop and pick up any last-minute gifts for everyone on your list or for yourself! All regular-priced merchandise will be 20% off.
December 4, 2023
15 Plants You Wish You Grew This Winter
Overcome the winter blues in an interactive lecture with Matthew Ross and go home with two new favorite potted plants for the holiday season!
December 2, 2023
Deck the Halls! Make Your Own Holiday Wreath
Get into the holiday spirit at The Garden! Join us at this in-person event where you’ll learn to make your own fresh wreath to take home and enjoy. Registration required.
December 9, 2023
Learn to Make a Fresh Holiday Wreath
The holidays are here! Join us in person at The Garden and learn how to make your own fresh wreath to enjoy. Class size is limited. Materials provided.
December 7, 2023
Monthly Conversation with the Director
These member-only events happen once a month. Executive Director Matthew Ross speaks with experts from around the world on a variety of fascinating topics.
December 18, 2023
BYOC: Bring your Own Container Winter Florals
Create your own holiday centerpiece! BRING your favorite snips, pruners, and a YOUR OWN CONTAINER with a 6-8” opening for stems. Light refreshments provided.