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Event Series Drop-In Nature Journaling

Drop-In Nature Journaling

Sharp Cabin 12001 Main St., Bellevue, WA, United States

Whether you have been nature journaling for a while or are just starting out, everyone is welcome to this free drop-in program. We will meet the first Saturday of each month June through September, at the Bellevue Botanical Garden to record impressions with words, pictures and numbers. The group will gather at the Sharp Cabin for introductions and a prompt for the day. You will then wander the Garden to record observations in your journal to create a deeper connection...

Free
Event Series Master Gardener Clinic

Master Gardener Clinic

Garden Grounds 12001 Main Street, Bellevue, United States

Master Gardeners will be at BBG today to answer your questions on plant selection, maintenance, and composting, as well as strategies for managing pest and disease problems. These WSU-trained and certified volunteers use peer reviewed resources to answer a myriad of home gardeners' plant questions.  Feel free to bring a bagged sample or photograph for them to review. FREE.

Free

Guided Tour of the Garden

Garden Grounds 12001 Main Street, Bellevue, United States

Discover the world of plants at the Bellevue Botanical Garden with a 1-hour docent-led tour. These general tours are open to the public and will introduce the plants and gardens at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, and offer interesting information about the Garden and its history. Meet at the Shorts House at noon every Saturday and Sunday, April through October. The Shorts House is west of the main entrance. Registration is not required. Tours are free, with a $5 suggested donation...

Guided Tour of the Garden

Garden Grounds 12001 Main Street, Bellevue, United States

Discover the world of plants at the Bellevue Botanical Garden with a 1-hour docent-led tour. These general tours are open to the public and will introduce the plants and gardens at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, and offer interesting information about the Garden and its history. Meet at the Shorts House at noon every Saturday and Sunday, April through October. The Shorts House is west of the main entrance. Registration is not required. Tours are free, with a $5 suggested donation...

Flower Hour: Garden Favorites with Director Joe Abken

Garden Grounds 12001 Main Street, Bellevue, United States

In Person Join us in the Garden after work for a relaxed and informative hour at the Bellevue Botanical Garden. Society Director Joe Abken will highlight summer blooms and favorite places in the garden. Joe will reflect on the present and future of the Bellevue Botanical Garden and his experience as the first BBGS Executive Director. Comfortable walking shoes are recommended.  

$10.50 – $15
Event Series Ikebana Art at the Garden

Ikebana Art at the Garden

The Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main St, Bellevue, WA, United States

Sofu Teshigahara founded the Sogetsu School of Ikebana in 1927 with the aim of transforming this ancient Japanese floral art into a modern art form. He stressed the philosophy that ikebana can be created anytime, anywhere in the world, by anyone, with any available materials. Today, Sogetsu ikebana continues to evolve as new creative expressions are developed. In this exhibition, enjoy viewing diverse ikebana created by Sogetsu Seattle Branch members, and ikebana demonstrations presented by Branch teachers. Learn new ways...

Free
Event Series Master Gardener Clinic

Master Gardener Clinic

Garden Grounds 12001 Main Street, Bellevue, United States

Master Gardeners will be at BBG today to answer your questions on plant selection, maintenance, and composting, as well as strategies for managing pest and disease problems. These WSU-trained and certified volunteers use peer reviewed resources to answer a myriad of home gardeners' plant questions.  Feel free to bring a bagged sample or photograph for them to review. FREE.

Free
Event Series Ikebana Art at the Garden

Ikebana Art at the Garden

The Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main St, Bellevue, WA, United States

Sofu Teshigahara founded the Sogetsu School of Ikebana in 1927 with the aim of transforming this ancient Japanese floral art into a modern art form. He stressed the philosophy that ikebana can be created anytime, anywhere in the world, by anyone, with any available materials. Today, Sogetsu ikebana continues to evolve as new creative expressions are developed. In this exhibition, enjoy viewing diverse ikebana created by Sogetsu Seattle Branch members, and ikebana demonstrations presented by Branch teachers. Learn new ways...

Free

Guided Tour of the Garden

Garden Grounds 12001 Main Street, Bellevue, United States

Discover the world of plants at the Bellevue Botanical Garden with a 1-hour docent-led tour. These general tours are open to the public and will introduce the plants and gardens at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, and offer interesting information about the Garden and its history. Meet at the Shorts House at noon every Saturday and Sunday, April through October. The Shorts House is west of the main entrance. Registration is not required. Tours are free, with a $5 suggested donation...

Guided Tour of the Garden

Garden Grounds 12001 Main Street, Bellevue, United States

Discover the world of plants at the Bellevue Botanical Garden with a 1-hour docent-led tour. These general tours are open to the public and will introduce the plants and gardens at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, and offer interesting information about the Garden and its history. Meet at the Shorts House at noon every Saturday and Sunday, April through October. The Shorts House is west of the main entrance. Registration is not required. Tours are free, with a $5 suggested donation...