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Artful Garden Dinner & Silent Auction

Join Us for the Artful Garden Dinner & Silent Auction Preview the art | Bid on a few amazing auction items | Savor the wine bar & appetizers | Partake in the Artful Dinner | Enjoy live music $85 per person 5:00 p.m. Arts Preview begins at the Short’s House Patio. Enjoy wine and hors d’oeuvres, meet the artists, preview the Arts in the Garden show, and enter to win $200 in "Bonus Bucks" to spend on art at the...

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$85
Garden Grounds, 12001 Main Street
Bellevue, 98005 United States
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Arts in the Garden

Discover 34 artists and a wide variety of 3-D garden art available for purchase among the flowerbeds and woodlands of the Bellevue Botanical Garden. Enjoy live music and refreshments for purchase at the Garden Pub, Copper Kettle Coffee Bar, and various food trucks. Your whole family will enjoy the magic of the Garden and the additional delight our artists bring to it. Admission and parking are free. 10 AM to 7 PM on Saturday, August 24 10 AM to 5...

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Free
Garden Grounds, 12001 Main Street
Bellevue, 98005 United States
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Master Gardener Clinic

Bring your plant and gardening questions to the Master Gardener Clinic every Saturday, 10am-2pm, April 13-September 28, 2019. Get answers about what plants are best for you, plant identification, how to solve tough growing challenges, and lots more. If you’re bringing in a plant sample please put it in a plastic bag.

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Free
Gathering Place at BBG, 12001 Main St.
Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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Arts in the Garden

Discover 34 artists and a wide variety of 3-D garden art available for purchase among the flowerbeds and woodlands of the Bellevue Botanical Garden. Enjoy live music and refreshments for purchase at the Garden Pub, Copper Kettle Coffee Bar, and various food trucks. Your whole family will enjoy the magic of the Garden and the additional delight our artists bring to it. Admission and parking are free. 10 AM to 7 PM on Saturday, August 24 10 AM to 5...

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Free
Garden Grounds, 12001 Main Street
Bellevue, 98005 United States
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Winter Flowering Perennials (NPA Class)

It’s tough to start thinking about winter so here is your plant therapy session! Join Trevor Cameron and let him ease you into the change of seasons with inspiring winter flowering perennials. More info.

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$25 – $35
Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main St
Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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Master Gardener Clinic

Bring your plant and gardening questions to the Master Gardener Clinic every Saturday, 10am-2pm, April 13-September 28, 2019. Get answers about what plants are best for you, plant identification, how to solve tough growing challenges, and lots more. If you’re bringing in a plant sample please put it in a plastic bag.

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Free
Gathering Place at BBG, 12001 Main St.
Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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Meet the Speaker Tea

Personally meet the world-renowned and charming Rosemary Alexander at our “Tea with the Speaker” event immediately before her lecture on September 4. Along with the opportunity to chat with our lovely lecturer from England from 6 to 6:45pm, you will be treated to tea, sandwich choices, cookies, and pastry on vintage china. The event will take place adjacent to the Aaron Education Center. Your ticket to the tea includes admission to the lecture. $30 BBGS members/$40 non-members BUY TICKETS NOW

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$30 – $40
PACCAR Plaza, 12001 Main St.
Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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From Dreams to Reality: Practical and Artistic Elements in Creating a Garden

Rosemary Alexander, principal, owner, and founder of The English Gardening School, and one of the UK’s most influential garden designers and writers, will speak at the Bellevue Botanical Garden! She has judged at the Chicago, San Francisco, and Northwest Flower and Garden shows and at the world-renowned Chelsea Flower Show. The third updated edition of her book, The Essential Garden Design Workbook, was recently published by Timber Press and was awarded one of eight Silver Awards by the Garden Writers...

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$5 – $15
Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main St
Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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Mindfulness in the Garden: Open Your Senses to Summer

Taught by Deborah Wilk, LMFT and Jessica Volpentesta, LMHC. Stroll through the vibrant colors of the late summer garden while Deborah and Jessica guide you in Mindfulness Meditation while opening your senses with Shinrin-Yoku (Japanese Forest Bathing). Restore mind, body and spirit as you let the stress and demands of daily life melt away and you experience the healing power of Nature. Instructors Deborah Wilk, LMFT and Jessica Volpentesta, LMHC are psychotherapists in private practice in Redmond and founders of...

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$25 – $35
Gathering Place at BBG, 12001 Main St.
Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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Paper Itoh Peonies with Kate Alarcon

Join us and make an Itoh peony, a striking herbaceous peony whose subtle cream and pink petals sport dramatic dark red markings. You’ll learn techniques for creating a charming seed-pod center, adding a wash of color to your petals, stamen making, petal shaping, and basic crepe paper flower construction. You’ll also receive supplies so you can practice your new skills by making a second flower at home. Beginners warmly welcomed! $55 BBGS members. $65 non-members. REGISTER NOW

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$55 – $65
Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main St
Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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