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Feed the Fish or Create a Garden in a Jar On-Site at the Botanical Gardens

Erin Grajek

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Feed the Fish or Create a Garden in a Jar On-Site at the Botanical Gardens

The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens’ new program, Feed the Fish, has exploded with popularity sparking the creation of another new program, Garden in a Jar. Both of these experiences are Gardens Exclusives that take place on-site in a socially distant and private setting, include admission, and are a perfect addition to a traditional visit to the Botanical Gardens.   Gardens Exclusives are scheduled March through June, are limited to a small group of 15 or less people per session and take place in a completely private and exclusive setting. They are a perfect way to get the most out of a visit...


New Online Art Workshops Announced at the Botanical Gardens!

Erin Grajek

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New Online Art Workshops Announced at the Botanical Gardens!

Buffalo, NY - The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens announced they will offer a variety of new online art workshops: Intuitive Painting, Elements and Principles of Design, Watercolor Whimsy I, Spring Watercolor Wreath, Impressionistic Watercolors, Botanical Line Drawing, Watercolor Whimsy II and Sunny Sunflowers. These one-night workshops will be held online from 6:30pm to 8:30pm, via ZOOM and have been designed to bring out participants’ natural creative abilities in a way that is suitable and fun for a variety of skill levels. Intuitive Painting Workshop will be held on February 25.  This new and creative workshop will allow “artistic...


New Take-It, Make-It Workshops and Botanical Demonstrations Announced at the Botanical Gardens!  

Erin Grajek

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New Take-It, Make-It Workshops and Botanical Demonstrations Announced at the Botanical Gardens!  

The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens announced last year that they will be offering their traditional on-site Make-It, Take-It programs as Take-It, Make-It virtual programs to be held online via Zoom. These one-night workshops include a Succulent Garden Workshop, a Terrarium Workshop, and a Mini Garden Workshop. Also brand new to the educational programs are Botanical Demonstrations. These low cost, one-hour demonstrations will cover Orchid Repotting, Spring Floral Arrangements, and a Bonsai Demonstration.  As opposed to the traditional in-person, on-site workshops, participants will now be able to pick up their materials curbside at the Botanical Gardens and make their project from...


Online Horticulture Classes Announced at the Botanical Gardens

Erin Grajek

Online Horticulture Classes Announced at the Botanical Gardens

Buffalo, NY - The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens announced they will offer virtual horticulture classes this winter and spring covering a variety of hot horticultural topics including rain gardens, edible plants and composting, garden design and so much more. These approachable, fun and interactive classes will be held weekly on Saturdays from 11:00am to 1:00pm online via Zoom and will be taught by one of the country's most noted garden speakers and Horticulturist, David Clark, CNLP.    The first series of classes, Horticulture V, will be held February 20 through March 27 on Saturdays from 11:00am to 1:00pm online. Participants can either take the full series or sign up for an...


LOVE WEEK at the Botanical Gardens Encourages Everyone to Share Some Love with a Special Valentine, Frontline Worker, Friend or Family Member!

Erin Grajek

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LOVE WEEK at the Botanical Gardens Encourages Everyone to Share Some Love with a Special Valentine, Frontline Worker, Friend or Family Member!
Looking for something different to surprise your Valentine, a loved one, a front-line worker or a friend? Head to the Botanical Gardens for Love Week from February 8 through 14. We have several ideas to treat a special person in your life and a few ways to just share some love. Go on a tropical adventure!