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An Exclusive and Fun Experience!

Kristy Schmitt

An Exclusive and Fun Experience!
At Feed the Fish, my daughter squealed in delight as the fish began eating, and got brave enough to put her cup of food in after. We visited with the fish for a while before the Gardens opened, and had to say goodbye to the fish several times before leaving. Once we got home, she asked if she could go back and do it again sometime!

Hypertufas - What A Mess!

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Hypertufas - What A Mess!
I love my Hypertufa container! Big, small, odd shaped... it doesn't matter because they are beautiful, rustic and a natural looking addition to any garden, deck, porch, window sill - pretty much anywhere you choose. I have made several of these and they all come out great, with the help of the Botanical Gardens staff of course!

Terrariums With All My Friends!

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Terrariums With All My Friends!
This is a great night to grab your favorite bottle of wine and a few friends (even socially distanced on Zoom)! Make your own Terrarium with curbside pickup for supplies! Take your classic mason jar and learn what to add to create a perfect little ecosystem, plant included!

It’s Fairy Festival time again!

Kristy Schmitt

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It’s Fairy Festival time again!
Join us for Wegmans Family Days at the Find your Wings Fairy Festival!  Calling all fairies, gnomes, elves, butterflies and other mythical creatures! Come take part in our annual Fairy Festival as we transform the Botanical Gardens into an enchanted fairyland.

Art Workshops OH MY!

Kristy Schmitt

Art Workshops OH MY!

We have some amazing instructors this summer and fall for our online classes and workshops. They are full of creative ideas and are wonderful people to learn from. I was excited to moderate two of the new Zoom art workshops I was looking forward to the most: Watercolor Whimsy and Botanical Line Drawing taught by Judith Kosinski. I have some experience with watercolors and art. I always would play with my mom’s art supplies, and took a few classes related to watercolor painting in college but hadn’t really touched my painting supplies until the pandemic happened. My daughter is very...