Ladew Topiary Gardens

Named One of the Top 5 Gardens
in North America

 

 

 

      

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2017

 

February 
 
Saturday, February 18     Maple Magic   Sorry - Both tours are sold out for Saturday

Sunday, February 19 Maple Magic  Sorry - Both tours are sold out for Sunday
   
March
 

Tuesday, March 7  

Little Explorers Nature Preschool Program

Animal Peekaboo 

 

Wednesday, March 15  Lecture Series  
Vegetable Gardening in the Home Landscape with Harold Taylor

Friday, March 17  Open House Volunteer Training 

Saturday, March 18  Open House Volunteer Training 

Tuesday, March 21   In The Garden Series  
Hydrangea Paniculata Pruning

Wednesday, March 22  Lecture Series  
British Art at Yale from Reformation to Brexit with Matthew Hargraves, Ph.D.

Friday, March 24 Little Explorers Nature Preschool Program

Green is Great 


March 28, 30
April 4, 6, 11

Volunteer at Ladew

Teach Children about Nature: Volunteer Training Course

 
   
Wednesday, March 29  Lecture Series  Locally Grown Flowers:
Why Use Them, Where to Get Them and How to Design With Them with Ellen Frost

   
April
 
Saturday, April 1  Opening Day

Tuesday, April 4  

Little Explorers Nature Preschool Program
Off to the Races

Wednesday, April 5  Lecture Series  
The Best of Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow with David Culp

Wednesday, April 12 Lecture Series  
Why Are Gardens Important? with Ben Lenhardt

Friday, April 14   Family Nature Explorers
Celebrate Earth Day: Tour a Recycling Center

Saturday, April 15  My Lady's Manor Steeplechase Races 

Tuesday, April 18  In The Garden Series 
Hydrangea Macrophylla Pruning

Wednesday, April 19  

Little Explorers Nature Preschool Program

Rainy Day 

 

Thursday, April 20 

Brushes & Blooms 

Colorful Koi  

 

Saturday, April 22

 

Wild Walks 
For the Love of Insects 

 
 May 
   

Tuesday, May 2  

Little Explorers Nature Preschool Program

Animal Babies  

 

Saturday, May 6  Garden Festival 

Saturday, May 13

 
Wild Walks 

The Garden Design of Harvey Ladew

 
Sunday, May 14  Mother's Day

Wednesday, May 17  

Little Explorers Nature Preschool Program

ABC’s in the Garden 

 

Thursday, May 18

 

Brushes & Blooms

Iris Beauty   


Saturday, May 20

 
Family Nature Explorers
Feathered Friends

 June
 

Thursday, June 1 

Special Evening Lecture
The Foodscape Revolution with Brie Arthur

Friday, June 2  

Volunteer at Ladew

Butterfly House Volunteer Training 

 
Saturday, June 3  

Volunteer at Ladew

Butterfly House Volunteer Training 

 
Tuesday, June 6  In The Garden Series 
Tree and Shrub Pruning

Saturday, June 17 Family Nature Explorers
Pond Search

Sunday, June 18  Groovin' in the Grass Summer Concert Series Begins 
The Crawdaddies

June 19 – 23  
Session 1
   

Summer Nature Camps

Nature Detectives Camp: Wonders of Water! 

 

Sunday, June 25  Groovin' in the Grass Summer Concert Series 
Tall in the Saddle

June 26 – 30  
Session 2  
  

Summer Nature Camps

Nature Detectives Camp:: Wonders of Water! 


Tuesday, June 27  In The Garden Series
Integrated Pest Management 
   
 July
 
Sunday, July 2  Groovin' in the Grass Summer Concert Series 
Trinidad and Tobago Baltimore Steel Orchestra
 

Sunday, July 9 

Groovin' in the Grass Summer Concert Series 
Charm City Junction
 

July 10 – 14  
Session 1
Summer Nature Camps 

Nature Explorers Camp:  Splish Splash!


July 10 - 14 
Session 1
Summer Nature Camps  

Nature Tots Camp: Water Babies!


Saturday, July 15

 
Family Nature Explorers
Cool as a Koi

Saturday, July 15  Wild Walks

The Sun  

 
Sunday, July 16 Groovin' in the Grass Summer Concert Series
Mambo Combo

July 17 – 21 
Session 2   
  
 
Summer Nature Camps 

Nature Explorers Camp:   Splish Splash! 


July 17 – 21
Session 2  
Summer Nature Camps  

Nature Tots Camp: Water Babies! 


Tuesday, July 18    In The Garden Series
Topiary: The Art of Creative Pruning

Sunday,  July 23 Groovin' in the Grass Summer Concert Series 
Don’t Stop Band 

July 24 – 28 
Session 1    
 

Art in Nature Camp

Celebrate Water!

 
Sunday,  July 30  Groovin' in the Grass Summer Concert Series  
Tumblehome 

July 31-August 4 
Session 2          
Art in Nature Camp
Celebrate Water!
 
   
August   
   
Sunday, August 6  Groovin' in the Grass Summer Concert Series  
Jody West Band

August 8 & 9  
Session 1

Monarch Butterfly Workshops 

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August 10 & 11
Session 2 
Monarch Butterfly Workshops


Saturday, August 12

 
Wild Walks

Rain Barrel Workshop


Tuesday, August 15   In The Garden Series
Invasive Plant ID and Control


Saturday, August 19


Family Nature Explorers

Butterflies and Caterpillars 


   
September  
   

Thursdays, September 28 

to November 2

 

Fall Lecture Series

 
September 6, 8 & 13  

Volunteer at Ladew

Teach Children about Nature: Volunteer Training Course

 

Saturday, September 9 

 
Family Nature Explorers

Tracks and Trails 


Thursday, September 21

 

Brushes & Blooms

Golden Pagoda  

 

Saturday, September 23         

 
Wild Walks

Monarchs, Honeybees and more! 

 
   
October   
   
Friday, October 13 

New!! Garden Glow!

 
Saturday, October 14

New!! Garden Glow!

 
Sunday, October 15  Rain Date for Garden Glow

Monday, October 9

Brushes & Blooms

Autumn Splendor  


Tuesday, October 17
In The Garden Series
Herbaceous Perennial Division  
   
   
   
November  
   

Thursday, November 9

Brushes & Blooms 

Tally-ho! 

   
December  
   
Thursday, December 7  Members' Preview Night & First Dibs Greens Sale 

Friday, December 8  Christmas Open House & Greens Sale 

Saturday, December 9  Christmas Open House & Greens Sale 

Sunday, December 10  Christmas Open House & Greens Sale
 
   
   

         

       

 

                  

                         

                           

                           

              

               

 





 Teach Children about Nature:  Volunteer Training Course

 Teach Children about Nature:  Volunteer Training Course


Family Nature Explorers