Art for the Garden: Garden Totems

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

In-person Add a pop of color to your garden with your personal touch! Paint your own colorful totem to place in your yard or garden (an example is pictured above). To keep it simple, the base colors will be pre-painted and you get to do the fun part! We will go over tips for painting outdoor art and review best practices for working with materials in an environmental manner. All materials provided. Bring a painting apron/smock or wear clothes you...

CLASS FULL

PLANT SALE: Eastside Fuchsia Society

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

21 varieties of hardy fuchsias will be available.  Come view the lovely varieties of fuchsias that our members have grown and enjoy our blossom display! Come early for best selection. Sale/show is from 9am to 2 pm. Free fuchsia 101 class at 10am and 1 pm. MORE INFO.    

Free

PLANT SALE: Hardy Fern Foundation

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

Join the Hardy Fern Foundation for its Fall Plant Sale! Come early for best selection! MORE INFO

Free

PLANT SALE & LECTURES: Master Gardener Foundation of King County

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

This annual plant sale at BBG continues the Master Gardener tradition of plant sales to help the Master Gardener Foundation of King County meet its financial goals and provide funding for the WSU Master Gardener program in King County. The plant sale is free. Lectures are $15 each or $25 for both. Lectures: 10:00am – 11:30am Anne Biklé, biologist and environmental planner, will present The Living Soil for the morning talk. Anne will draw from her books, The Hidden Half...

Joint Heronswood/BBGS Annual Symposium

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

Our annual symposium gets better every year, and this year’s may be the best yet! The four outstanding speakers will be: Carol Reese: Carol is a recently retired Extension Horticulture Specialist based at West Tennessee AgResearch and Education Center. Her lecture, “Native Plants: Facts and Fallacies,” will separate fact from fiction about whether native plants are more likely to succeed, and if they are always a better choice for supporting insects. Dan Hinkley: Dan Hinkley is known and revered around...

$95 – $115
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Kids in the Garden – Fall Session

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

Kids in the Garden Fall 2022 Session Is your 3- to 5-year-old child interested in things that grow, fly or crawl? Designed especially for preschoolers, our once a week four-week program will teach kids about the many parts of a garden, from birds to bugs and lots in between. Each week covers a different topic. Children must be accompanied by a parent or other adult caregiver. Classes are held at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main Street, Bellevue WA 98005  on...

Varied Cost

Recurring

Kids in the Garden – Fall Session

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

Kids in the Garden Fall 2022 Session Is your 3- to 5-year-old child interested in things that grow, fly or crawl? Designed especially for preschoolers, our once a week four-week program will teach kids about the many parts of a garden, from birds to bugs and lots in between. Each week covers a different topic. Children must be accompanied by a parent or other adult caregiver. Classes are held at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main Street, Bellevue WA 98005  on...

Varied Cost
Recurring

Kids in the Garden – Fall Session

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

Kids in the Garden Fall 2022 Session Is your 3- to 5-year-old child interested in things that grow, fly or crawl? Designed especially for preschoolers, our once a week four-week program will teach kids about the many parts of a garden, from birds to bugs and lots in between. Each week covers a different topic. Children must be accompanied by a parent or other adult caregiver. Classes are held at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main Street, Bellevue WA 98005  on...

Varied Cost
Recurring

Kids in the Garden – Fall Session

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

Kids in the Garden Fall 2022 Session Is your 3- to 5-year-old child interested in things that grow, fly or crawl? Designed especially for preschoolers, our once a week four-week program will teach kids about the many parts of a garden, from birds to bugs and lots in between. Each week covers a different topic. Children must be accompanied by a parent or other adult caregiver. Classes are held at the Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main Street, Bellevue WA 98005  on...

Varied Cost

Cultivating Color

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

Presented by Lorene Edwards Forkner. Color is one of nature’s most sophisticated tools to capture the attention of all living creatures. Color is powerful and delightful. Learn how to hone your perception, discover hidden hues, and cultivate an expansive view of the world around you. Lorene Edwards Forkner is an author and speaker whose work centers on exploring the wonders of the natural world. She writes a weekly gardening column for Pacific NW Magazine in The Seattle Times and is...

$10.50 – $15