Garden Members - First entry is free, each additional entry - $6General Public - $8CategoriesAdult (18+) Teens (12-17) Youth (Under 12)
All photos were considered for the following two awards:
Photos submitted in each age range were considered for the following awards:
Click here for an Entry Form(email or mail in your entry form, pay online and we will match them up)
Cover of the Next Newsletter - Tina Bidwell
President's Pick - Patricia Terranova
Best Use of Color - Madelyn Reisch
Best Use of Macro Photography - Maya Reisch
Best Use of Shadows and Light - Matthew Norvilitis
Most Unusual Vantage Point - Darren Stry
Best Use of Color - Rachel Norvilitis
Best Use of Macro Photography - Rebecca Rozeski
Best Use of Shadows and Light - Samantha Moeller
Most Unusual Vantage Point - Rachel Norvilitis
Best Use of Color - Eileen Graetz
Best Use of Macro Photography - Tina Bidwell
Best Use of Shadow and Light - Jerry Buscarino
Most Unusual Vantage Point - Sharon Dentice
9-10:30amGarden Members $35 per series or $13 per classNon-Members $40 per series or $15 per class
Allow your children to express themselves through creativity in art! These multi-medium classes are for kids ages 5-15. A piece of art will be completed at each class. Taught by Joan Saba, professional artist and teacher. All supplies are provided.
Click here for our Education Class Registration Information and Procedures
May 21 - Extraordinary PollinatorsLearn about why pollinators are so important to the environment and our food supply. Recreate the lifecycle of a butterfly and bring home a bird feeder to attract birds to your garden.June 18 - Desert Adventures Explore the ways that plants have learned to survive in the desert while visiting the cacti collection at the Gardens! Taste fruit from the desert, craft some fabulous desert creations, and take home your very own desert plant!October 15 - Spooky CelebrationCome join us for a celebration of all things creepy and crawly here at the Gardens! Learn about some spooky plants while making some edible Venus flytraps and spider webs to take home. Then, enjoy some Halloween treats. Feel free to show off your costume!November 19 - Harvest TimeVisit the Gardens to learn all about the autumn harvest season! Create some fun fall crafts while munching on a special harvest treat and learning how various cultures celebrate this time of year. December - 10 Santa’s WorkshopCome join us for a visit with Santa and some fun holiday themed activities! Santa will only be visiting during the hours of Santa’s Workshop-he has quite a few places to visit after spending the day surrounded by poinsettias and his friends at the Gardens! Photo prints with Santa will be available for $5 each. Come join us for this annual family holiday tradition.
Sunday ProgrammingMay 22 & October 23
11am-1pm - Kids 5-12 will enjoy these Sunday hands-on activities free with admission to the Gardens. Activities will be held in the Wegmans Family Garden and are taught by volunteer Docents.
Providing a safe learning environment for children is important. All activities are peanut-allergy friendly.
Proud to Support Arts AccessArts Access aims to increase the accessibility of Western New York arts and culture by connecting residents to free and low cost cultural opportunities in their communities. To learn more about our program, visit www.arts-access.org. Look for this logo on participating programs.
For elementary age kids - completed kindergarten through 6th grade with the exception of the Advanced Art Camp week. Join us for artistic fun! Pre-registration is required, and completed camp forms are due by the Wednesday before each camp session. Forms available on our website.
For elementary age kids - completed kindergarten through 6th grade
Kids will become Junior Botanists for the week; exploring the Gardens, learning about plants, playing games, making a plant to take home and other fun activities. Pre-registration is required and completed camp forms are due by the Wednesday before each camp session.
For elementary age kids - completed kindergarten through 6th grade. Pre-registration is required and completed camp forms are due by the Wednesday before each camp session.