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The Gardens at Elm Bank

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900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
617-933-4973

April 2019

Nonstop Plants: A Garden for 365 Days

April 25 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Join us for this special evening and book signing. Copies of Margaret Roach's all-new version of her first award-winning book, A Way to Garden, is being published in spring 2019 by Timber Press, on its 21st anniversary. Copies will be available for purchase and signing at this event (before it's on shelves)! The evening will also include an inspiring and informative presentation, The 365-Day Garden. Want to make a garden for all seasons? Margaret loves looking out her windows 365 days a year—not just in “garden…

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Earth Day Volunteer Event

April 27 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Help Us Celebrate Earth Day On Saturday, April 27, 9 a.m. - noon. Mass Hort will welcome volunteers to get the gardens ready for the visitor season. Support our mission, preserve natural habitats, and get involved on Earth Day! Sign up here.    Volunteers may sign up as individuals and as families or groups. Teens are welcome, and minors 14 and under must volunteer with a parent. If you want to volunteer as a group, and for more information please contact Amy…

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May 2019

Hand Tool and Small Motor Maintenance and Repair for Horticulturists and Home Gardeners

May 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

The garden shed can sometimes be an overwhelming experience. Years of tools and dust often pile up in corners and hang unused on the walls. Rusty pruners, a broken shovel, a decade old weedwacker and a wobbly wheelbarrow haunt a gardeners dreams.   Come learn how to repair and revive old tools as well as how to maintain the new ones. In this class we will cover the basic maintenance of hand tools and small motor/electric tools such as chainsaws…

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Botanical Art Exhibit

May 3 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Wellesley College Botanic Gardens' Certificate in Botanical Art and Illustration: 2019 Graduating Artist Exhibition Drop-in to see beautiful artwork on exhibit in Flora, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.  

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Family Program

May 3 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Botanical Art Exhibit

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on May 11, 2019 at 10:00 am

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Wellesley College Botanic Gardens' Certificate in Botanical Art and Illustration: 2019 Graduating Artist Exhibition Drop-in to see beautiful artwork on exhibit in Flora, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.  

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Family Program

May 4 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Early Season Gardening

May 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Get an early start on implementing a successful growing season! Hannah Traggis will lead this hands-on workshop, covering essential vegetable gardening skills such as handling and transplanting young seedlings and proper weed management. Consideration will be given to spring garden and soil preparations, early spring and summer cover cropping and mulching options, and planning ahead for succession planting and extended vegetable harvest. Hannah Traggis, our senior horticulturist, manages Mass Hort's edible gardens throughout The Gardens at Elm Bank. She oversees the Seed…

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Botanical Art Exhibit

May 5 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on May 11, 2019 at 10:00 am

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Wellesley College Botanic Gardens' Certificate in Botanical Art and Illustration: 2019 Graduating Artist Exhibition Drop-in to see beautiful artwork on exhibit in Flora, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.  

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Family Program

May 5 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Botanical Art Exhibit

May 6 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on May 11, 2019 at 10:00 am

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Wellesley College Botanic Gardens' Certificate in Botanical Art and Illustration: 2019 Graduating Artist Exhibition Drop-in to see beautiful artwork on exhibit in Flora, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.  

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Botanical Art Exhibit

May 7 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on May 11, 2019 at 10:00 am

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Wellesley College Botanic Gardens' Certificate in Botanical Art and Illustration: 2019 Graduating Artist Exhibition Drop-in to see beautiful artwork on exhibit in Flora, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.  

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The Portable, Potted Herb Garden

May 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Grow your own culinary herbs, available for snipping from May to November. Nothing enhances meals like the taste of fresh herbs! Create an herb garden that can be moved from place to place to take full advantage of available sunlight. Plant 6 classic culinary herbs in a 14" container to grow on a sunny porch, patio or doorstep. Please bring an apron and flower scissors to class if you have them.   Instructor Betsy Williams teaches, lectures and writes about living with herbs…

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Botanical Art Exhibit

May 8 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Wellesley College Botanic Gardens' Certificate in Botanical Art and Illustration: 2019 Graduating Artist Exhibition Drop-in to see beautiful artwork on exhibit in Flora, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.  

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Botanical Art Exhibit

May 9 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on May 11, 2019 at 10:00 am

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Wellesley College Botanic Gardens' Certificate in Botanical Art and Illustration: 2019 Graduating Artist Exhibition Drop-in to see beautiful artwork on exhibit in Flora, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.  

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Family Program

May 10 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Gardeners’ Fair

May 11 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Saturday, May 11, 2019   Hours Members: 8 a.m.– 3 p.m. General Public: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.    Admission Members: Free (with valid membership card) General Public: $5 per car The Gardeners’ Fair and Plant Sale at Mass Hort’s home, The Gardens at Elm Bank, includes a variety of vendors carrying everything you need to plan, dig, plant, and enjoy your home garden space.  The Gardeners’ Fair is your opportunity to find rare and unusual perennials, trees and shrubs; ready-to-plant…

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Bird Bonanza

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Saturday, May 11, 2019 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.  Come enjoy family activities throughout the gardens celebrating International Migratory Bird Day! Kids can fill their garden passports as they visit different activities, crafts, and games that explore the world of birds and what we can do to help them live! Activities will include: Making Hummingbird Feeders Creating Beautiful Bird Ornaments Bird Beak Discovery Planting for Birds ... and more!! Special Talks for families and adults: 11:30 Not All Owls Say Whooooo…

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Botanical Art Exhibit

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on May 11, 2019 at 10:00 am

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Wellesley College Botanic Gardens' Certificate in Botanical Art and Illustration: 2019 Graduating Artist Exhibition Drop-in to see beautiful artwork on exhibit in Flora, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.  

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Family Program

May 11 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

May 12 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Success with Hydrangeas

May 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Of the several important issues for the home gardener to understand and practice, pruning is quite possibly the most critical and the least well understood. Mal Condon will share some details of our ‘Seasonal Step Approach to Pruning’ – focusing on specific new understandings we continue to explore and develop over time. Additionally, several cultural issues deserve extra attention at this most important time in our growing season – fertilizing, bloom color control, irrigation strategies. ‘Container Growing Techniques’ for our…

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Family Program

May 17 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

May 18 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

May 19 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Ikebana Course

May 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 25, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Learn the art of Japanese Flower Arranging from Joanne Caccavale, Komon, Sogetsu School.   In this six-week course, you will be taught the basic curriculum and receive a certificate from Tokyo upon completion of course books. Students will be provided with school books, plant material, containers and pin frogs when you come to class. Please bring garden scissors or ikebana scissors. Classes meet Tuesdays, May 21 - June 25 Register Here   $250/member $325/general admission

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Family Program

May 24 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

May 25 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

May 26 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Ikebana Course

May 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 25, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Learn the art of Japanese Flower Arranging from Joanne Caccavale, Komon, Sogetsu School.   In this six-week course, you will be taught the basic curriculum and receive a certificate from Tokyo upon completion of course books. Students will be provided with school books, plant material, containers and pin frogs when you come to class. Please bring garden scissors or ikebana scissors. Classes meet Tuesdays, May 21 - June 25 Register Here   $250/member $325/general admission

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Family Program

May 31 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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June 2019

Family Program

June 1 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Totally Terrific Tomatoes

June 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Terrific tomatoes can be the centerpiece of your summer garden and table with a few simple considerations! Join Senior Horticulturist Hannah Traggis as she demonstrates how to handle, transplant, and care for tomato seedlings early after transplanting to ensure season-long success! Discussion will surround suitable varieties and types, trellising, pruning, and mulching. You will go home with an assortment of 6 healthy tomato plants. Hannah Traggis, our senior horticulturist, manages Mass Hort's edible gardens throughout The Gardens at Elm Bank. She oversees the Seed to…

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Family Program

June 2 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Ikebana Course

June 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 25, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Learn the art of Japanese Flower Arranging from Joanne Caccavale, Komon, Sogetsu School.   In this six-week course, you will be taught the basic curriculum and receive a certificate from Tokyo upon completion of course books. Students will be provided with school books, plant material, containers and pin frogs when you come to class. Please bring garden scissors or ikebana scissors. Classes meet Tuesdays, May 21 - June 25 Register Here   $250/member $325/general admission

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Super Awesome Fun Time

June 6 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 29, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Join Dover Town Library for a family-fun program in Weezie's Garden for Children featuring stories and songs that will excite our youngest visitors!   Drop-in from 11 to 11:30 a.m.    Thursdays, June through August

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Family Program

June 7 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Wonderful Water

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Come enjoy family activities in the gardens that will help kids learn about the water cycle, the differences between water-loving and desert plants, and more. There will be fun and games, and presentations to help adults find ways to garden in water-savvy ways.  Bring a picnic to enjoy a special day at The Gardens at Elm Bank! If you’re interested in volunteering at the event, please contact education@masshort.org Visit activities all day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and check…

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Family Program

June 8 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m. Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

June 9 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Ikebana Course

June 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 25, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Learn the art of Japanese Flower Arranging from Joanne Caccavale, Komon, Sogetsu School.   In this six-week course, you will be taught the basic curriculum and receive a certificate from Tokyo upon completion of course books. Students will be provided with school books, plant material, containers and pin frogs when you come to class. Please bring garden scissors or ikebana scissors. Classes meet Tuesdays, May 21 - June 25 Register Here   $250/member $325/general admission

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Hands-On Floral Design

June 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 26, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Using flower and foliage that you might find in your own yard and garden, learn the basic techniques of floral design in this 3-part workshop led by Barbara Rietscha, owner of Field & Vase. On the first night, you will learn the advantages of local flowers, flower selection and composition of arrangement. The second night will focus on the mechanics of arranging in different styles of vases and color composition. In the final class you will learn how to care for…

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Story Time

June 13 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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One event on August 29, 2019 at 11:00 am

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Join us for stories in Weezie's Garden for Children. We'll read a few books and enjoy being in the garden.    Drop-ins welcome, free with membership or admission.

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Family Program

June 14 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

June 15 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

June 16 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Ikebana Course

June 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 25, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Learn the art of Japanese Flower Arranging from Joanne Caccavale, Komon, Sogetsu School.   In this six-week course, you will be taught the basic curriculum and receive a certificate from Tokyo upon completion of course books. Students will be provided with school books, plant material, containers and pin frogs when you come to class. Please bring garden scissors or ikebana scissors. Classes meet Tuesdays, May 21 - June 25 Register Here   $250/member $325/general admission

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Hands-On Floral Design

June 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 26, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Using flower and foliage that you might find in your own yard and garden, learn the basic techniques of floral design in this 3-part workshop led by Barbara Rietscha, owner of Field & Vase. On the first night, you will learn the advantages of local flowers, flower selection and composition of arrangement. The second night will focus on the mechanics of arranging in different styles of vases and color composition. In the final class you will learn how to care for…

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Super Awesome Fun Time

June 20 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 29, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Join Dover Town Library for a family-fun program in Weezie's Garden for Children featuring stories and songs that will excite our youngest visitors!   Drop-in from 11 to 11:30 a.m.    Thursdays, June through August

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Lore and Science of Companion Planting

June 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Companion planting is all the rage, but can it be successful? Reeves Cochran of Volante Farms will debunk the myths that surround companion gardening while he delves into the science of how specific plants can help each other perform better in the garden. Reeves Cochran of Volante Farms is a farmer, gardener, and vegetable enthusiast. He has been working on vegetable farms for eight years with experience in both organic and conventional production. Currently, he helps to manage the planting and field crews on the…

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Family Program

June 21 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

June 22 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

June 23 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Ikebana Course

June 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 25, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Learn the art of Japanese Flower Arranging from Joanne Caccavale, Komon, Sogetsu School.   In this six-week course, you will be taught the basic curriculum and receive a certificate from Tokyo upon completion of course books. Students will be provided with school books, plant material, containers and pin frogs when you come to class. Please bring garden scissors or ikebana scissors. Classes meet Tuesdays, May 21 - June 25 Register Here   $250/member $325/general admission

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Hands-On Floral Design

June 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 26, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Using flower and foliage that you might find in your own yard and garden, learn the basic techniques of floral design in this 3-part workshop led by Barbara Rietscha, owner of Field & Vase. On the first night, you will learn the advantages of local flowers, flower selection and composition of arrangement. The second night will focus on the mechanics of arranging in different styles of vases and color composition. In the final class you will learn how to care for…

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Eco Printing: Botanical Prints on Paper

June 27 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Capture leaf and flower images directly on paper using a process called eco printing. In this class, you will experiment witlr two forms of eco printing. First, you will learn how to treat paper with a mordant that helps the plant pigments bind to paper. You will arrange plants on your mordanted papers and steam them to capture nature's beauty. While your first batch of prints is steaming, you will make a second bundle of plants and paper that you…

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Super Awesome Fun Time

June 27 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 29, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Join Dover Town Library for a family-fun program in Weezie's Garden for Children featuring stories and songs that will excite our youngest visitors!   Drop-in from 11 to 11:30 a.m.    Thursdays, June through August

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Family Program

June 28 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

June 29 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

June 30 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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July 2019

Story Time

July 4 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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One event on July 4, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on August 22, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on August 29, 2019 at 11:00 am

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Join us for stories in Weezie's Garden for Children. We'll read a few books and enjoy being in the garden.    Drop-ins welcome, free with membership or admission.

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Family Program

July 5 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

July 6 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

July 7 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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The Art of Planting Design

July 10 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until July 24, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

The Art of Planting Design (Decluttering Your Garden and Designing with the Plants you Love) Decluttering your garden uses the same principles as the Kondo method to tidy your home. Maria will lead you thru the process. Once you have your list of the plants you love and are thriving in your garden, it’s time to design your garden. In this three-session workshop, you’ll learn how to use drifts, masses, and individual plants to create garden lay-outs, how to select…

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Super Awesome Fun Time

July 11 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 29, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Join Dover Town Library for a family-fun program in Weezie's Garden for Children featuring stories and songs that will excite our youngest visitors!   Drop-in from 11 to 11:30 a.m.    Thursdays, June through August

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Family Program

July 12 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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The Power of Pollinators

July 13 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Come enjoy family activities in the gardens that will help kids learn about the importance of pollinators! Games, crafts and activities will explore the world of butterflies, bees, hummingbirds and more. Presentations to help all ages to find ways to support pollinators with our gardening choices.  Bring a picnic to enjoy a special day at The Gardens at Elm Bank! If you're interested in volunteering at the event, please contact education@masshort.org     Admission: Members: Free; Children 12 and under: Free;…

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The Power of Pollinators

July 13 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Saturday, July 13

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Family Program

July 14 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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The Art of Planting Design

July 17 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until July 24, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

The Art of Planting Design (Decluttering Your Garden and Designing with the Plants you Love) Decluttering your garden uses the same principles as the Kondo method to tidy your home. Maria will lead you thru the process. Once you have your list of the plants you love and are thriving in your garden, it’s time to design your garden. In this three-session workshop, you’ll learn how to use drifts, masses, and individual plants to create garden lay-outs, how to select…

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Super Awesome Fun Time

July 18 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 29, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Join Dover Town Library for a family-fun program in Weezie's Garden for Children featuring stories and songs that will excite our youngest visitors!   Drop-in from 11 to 11:30 a.m.    Thursdays, June through August

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A Summer Stroll: Garden Tour

July 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Walk through the gardens with David Fiske, Mass Hort’s Garden Curator. He will point out unique specimens such as the early perennials and woody plants. He’ll show you how to identify plants and understand their growing conditions.   Register Here   $5 members $15 general admission

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Family Program

July 19 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

July 20 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

July 21 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
+ Google Map

  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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The Art of Planting Design

July 24 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until July 24, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

The Art of Planting Design (Decluttering Your Garden and Designing with the Plants you Love) Decluttering your garden uses the same principles as the Kondo method to tidy your home. Maria will lead you thru the process. Once you have your list of the plants you love and are thriving in your garden, it’s time to design your garden. In this three-session workshop, you’ll learn how to use drifts, masses, and individual plants to create garden lay-outs, how to select…

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Super Awesome Fun Time

July 25 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 29, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Join Dover Town Library for a family-fun program in Weezie's Garden for Children featuring stories and songs that will excite our youngest visitors!   Drop-in from 11 to 11:30 a.m.    Thursdays, June through August

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Free Fun Friday

July 26 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

The Gardens at Elm Bank are among the 100 institutions across Massachusetts participating in this year’s Free Fun Friday initiative, thanks to our partnership with the Highland Street Foundation! We look forward to seeing you!  Admission to The Gardens at Elm Bank will be free on July 26, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Find more information here!

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Family Program

July 26 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

July 27 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

July 28 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
+ Google Map

  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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August 2019

Super Awesome Fun Time

August 1 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 29, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Join Dover Town Library for a family-fun program in Weezie's Garden for Children featuring stories and songs that will excite our youngest visitors!   Drop-in from 11 to 11:30 a.m.    Thursdays, June through August

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Family Program

August 2 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
+ Google Map

  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Small Fruit Culture for the Home Garden

August 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Growing small fruits; be they blueberries, brambles, strawberries, or currants can be fun and rewarding. This class gives an overview on how to successfully grow these botanically attractive and tasty fruits in your own home garden or small farm. J. Stephen Casscles has operated a small fruit farm in the Hudson River Valley for the past 40 years. He is also a winemaker for the Hudson-Chatham Winery, Ghent, NY, which is a member of the Hudson-Berkshire Beverage Trail. Stephen has successfully grown…

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Family Program

August 3 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

August 4 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
+ Google Map

  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Super Awesome Fun Time

August 8 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 29, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Join Dover Town Library for a family-fun program in Weezie's Garden for Children featuring stories and songs that will excite our youngest visitors!   Drop-in from 11 to 11:30 a.m.    Thursdays, June through August

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Family Program

August 9 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
+ Google Map

  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Great Gatherings

August 10 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Great Gatherings:  Celebrating the Fruits of the Garden Come enjoy family activities in the gardens that will help kids discover how fruits and vegetables grow. Games, crafts and activities will explore the importance of nutrition, the science of a flower, and more! We will have tastings from our gardens, and talks and demonstrations to learn more about growing,preparing, and storing your own food. Bring a picnic to enjoy a special day at The Gardens at Elm Bank! Check back for…

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Family Program

August 11 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
+ Google Map

  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Eco Printing: Botanical Prints on Dyed Fabric

August 13 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Record your visit to Mass Hort by printing our plants on fabric! Learn how to combine eco printing with natural and synthetic dyes to create amazing botanical images. In this class you will first dye fabric (a few small samples as well as two silk scarves) with natural dyes. Then you will create a few eco prints by placing leaves and flowers directly on fabric and steaming them to collect images from the plants. Finally, you will combine the two techniques…

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Super Awesome Fun Time

August 15 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 29, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Join Dover Town Library for a family-fun program in Weezie's Garden for Children featuring stories and songs that will excite our youngest visitors!   Drop-in from 11 to 11:30 a.m.    Thursdays, June through August

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Arts on the Green

August 15 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Wander the gardens, enjoy live music, and stroll through our art walk. Support local artists showcasing and selling their work throughout our grounds. Enjoy family art activities and garden tours too.   Free to all!   Calling All Artists: Apply to participate here. Display and sell your work, and/or showcase your talents en plein air.  Bring a picnic, chairs, or blanket to enjoy the evening in the gardens. Take a garden tour. Food, ice cream, wine, beer, and other beverages…

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Family Program

August 16 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
+ Google Map

  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

August 17 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Family Program

August 18 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
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  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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Summer Stroll: Garden Tour

August 22 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Walk through the gardens with David Fiske, Mass Hort’s Garden Curator. He will introduce you to the garden beds, and open your eyes to design elements that you could adopt in your own landscapes. He will also take time to identify some of the plants and help you to understand their growth habits and what we take into consideration to make them thrive.   Register Here   $5 members $15 general admission

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Story Time

August 22 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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One event on July 4, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on August 22, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on August 29, 2019 at 11:00 am

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States

Join us for stories in Weezie's Garden for Children. We'll read a few books and enjoy being in the garden.    Drop-ins welcome, free with membership or admission.

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Family Program

August 23 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2019

The Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482 United States
+ Google Map

  Join us in Weezie's Garden for Children each Friday through Sunday, 11 - 11:30 a.m.   Drop in for hands-on activities, stories, and explorations to discover and enjoy the garden. Meet in Weezie’s Garden for Children, children must be accompanied by an adult. Programs are free with membership or price of admission.     Garden Programs run May through Columbus Day      

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