ABOUT OUR EVENTS

We offer a wide variety of educational programs for people of all ages throughout the year, including guided tours, gardening workshops, botanical art classes, lectures, and special events.

All scheduled events are cancelled at this time until further notice.

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Apr 10, 2020: CANCELLED Exhibit: Ash Trees: A Story of Relationships, Loss, and Hope at Brian C. Nevin Welcome Center

The emerald ash borer, an invasive wood-boring insect, has killed millions of ash (Fraxinus spp.) trees in North America since the insect arrived in the United States in 2002. This exhibit, created by Cornell graduate student Bailee Hopkins-Hensley, showcases how this invas [...]

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Apr 22, 2020: Global Climate Stories: Challenge, Choice and Change at Webinar

Our changing climate poses great challenges for humanity around the world: extreme weather events, sea level rise, flooding, drought, wildfires and more. How are countries in areas most affected by climate change responding to these and other challenges? In commemoration of [...]

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May 8, 2020: CANCELLED: Bird Walk in the Arboretum at Sculpture Garden in the F. R. Newman Arboretum

In collaboration with the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Cornell Botanic Gardens is offering "Birds and Blossoms" walks to discover the birds and wildflowers of spring. Walks will be held rain or shine and pre-registration is not required. Bird Walks in the Arboretum: Fridays [...]

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May 10, 2020: CANCELLED: Wildflower Walk in Sapsucker Woods at Lab of Ornithology Visitor Center

In collaboration with the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Cornell Botanic Gardens is offering "Birds and Blossoms" walks to discover the birds and wildflowers of spring. Walks will be held rain or shine and pre-registration is not required. Bird Walks in the Arboretum: Fridays [...]

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Jul 12, 2020: Sunday Arboretum Tour at F.R. Newman Arboretum

Enjoy a guided tour of the F.R Newman Arboretum and discover its diverse woody plant collections, ornamental garden beds, and idyllic landscapes. Each month, we’ll visit unique locations, such as Houston & Grossman Ponds, the Sculpture Garden, Treman Woodland Walk, Zucker [...]

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Jul 18, 2020: Saturday Garden Tours at Cornell Botanic Gardens

Take a relaxing stroll with a Garden Guide through the gardens around the Nevin Welcome Center and discover the beauty and diversity of our cultivated plant collections. Visit the Robison Herb Garden, Young Flower Garden, Bowers Rhododendron Collection, Shady Groundcover Co [...]

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Aug 14, 2020: Mindful Botany Walk at Brian C. Nevin Welcome Center

Join Cornell Botanic Gardens staff to observe the beauty and drama of nature unfolding on monthly nature walks. While exploring various paths and gardens each month, we will practice mindfulness by dedicating our attention to the present moment and fully observing and appre [...]

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