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2020 Lecture Series

The Bellevue Botanical Garden Society is pleased to offer our annual lecture series. For other educational events at the Garden, please see the Garden Calendar or the Classes page.


Our webinars are recorded and all registrants will receive the recording the next business day.

Unless otherwise noted, BBGS webinars are $5 for members and $15 for non-members

In-Person Lectures

Advance tickets are available for all in-person BBGS lectures. Our lectures often sell out, so we strongly recommend buying your tickets in advance. Unless otherwise noted, BBGS lectures are $5 for members and $15 for non-members, and lectures begin at 7:00pm (doors open at 6:15pm).


BBGS members receive special pricing on all webinars, classes and lectures. Want to enjoy our educational events at reduced prices? Become a member now.


Seasonal Splendor: Year Round Color in the Shade Garden (WEBINAR)

Cole Burrell will address challenges shade gardeners face in sustaining interest throughout the seasons. Cole will illustrate how to layer the garden the way nature layers her woodlands, and he will suggest plants with exceptional form and varied textures that persist for a seamless tapestry of year-round color.  $5 members/$15 nonmembers.

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$5 – $15