Ladew Topiary Gardens

Named One of the Top 5 Gardens
in North America




























































































































Tuesday, August 15   Little Explorers Nature Preschool Program 
Down by the Sea
Sorry, both sessions are full

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

Thursday, August 17  Member Stroll 

Saturday, August 19

Family Nature Explorers

Butterflies and Caterpillars 

Sunday, August 20  Family Nature Explorers 
Butterflies and Caterpillars 

Monday, August 21  Solar Eclipse

Wednesday, August 30
Little Explorers Nature Preschool Program  
Darting Dragonflies
Sorry, Both sessions are full.
September 6, 8 & 13  

Volunteer at Ladew

Teach Children about Nature:
Volunteer Training Course


Saturday, September 9 

Family Nature Explorers

Tracks and Trails 

Sat. & Sun., Sept. 9 & 10  Fall Plein Air Painting Workshop 

with Ladew’s Artist in Residence, Palden Hamilton

Sunday, September 10 Family Nature Explorers 
Tracks and Trails 

Tuesday, September 12 Little Explorers Nature Preschool Program 
Sensory Scavenger Hunt 

Thursday, September 21  Little Explorers Nature Preschool Program 
Monarch Migration

Thursday, September 21  Member Stroll 

Thursday, September 21


Brushes & Blooms

Golden Pagoda  


Saturday, September 23         

Wild Walks

Monarchs, Honeybees and more! 

Thursday, September 28 Special Evening Dinner and Lecture Living on the Wind
The Miracle of Bird Migration
with Scott Weidensaul

Thursday, October 5 Fall Lecture Series Candy in the Garden
Ideas and Inspiration to create eye-catching
drama in any garden setting
with Kent Russell

Monday, October 9   Brushes & Blooms

Autumn Splendor 

Tuesday, October 10  Little Explorers Nature Preschool Program 
Pumpkins Galore

Thursday, October 12  Fall Lecture Series Sculpture in the Garden:
A Retrospective
with Mary Ann Mears

Tuesday, October 17
In The Garden Series
Herbaceous Perennial Division  

Thursday, October 19  Fall Lecture Series
The art of gardening at Chanticleer
with Bill Thomas 

Wednesday, October 25  Little Explorers Nature Preschool Program
Baffling Bats

Thursday, October 26 Fall Lecture Series Artificial Nature
Renaissance Rome and the Birth of Garden
with John Marciari
Saturday, October 28  Palden Hamilton Art Show  & Sale 
Thursday, November 2  Fall Lecture Series Glorious Shade
Dazzling Plants, Design Ideas, and
Proven Techniques for Your Shady Garden
with Jenny Rose Carey

Tuesday, November 7  Little Explorers Nature Preschool Program 
Turkey Time

Thursday, November 9

Brushes & Blooms 

Sorry,this session is full.  
Please call to be added to the wait list.

Tuesday, November 21  Holiday Workshop
Pickin' Party & Dried Arrangements

November 27, 28, 29, & 30  Holiday Workshop  
Wreaths, Boxwood Trees & Kissing Balls

December 4 & 5  Holiday Workshop   
Fresh Wreaths & Arrangements

Wednesday, December 6
Patrons' Preview Night
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
Wednesday, December 13 Little Explorers Nature Preschool Program 
Winter Wonderland 
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2017 Event Calendar










 Teach Children about Nature:  Volunteer Training Course

 Teach Children about Nature:  Volunteer Training Course

Family Nature Explorers