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The Botanical Gardens is Recruiting New Volunteers

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Buffalo, NY - The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens announced it is recruiting new volunteers. Volunteers at the Botanical Gardens support many different aspects of the organization.  They will learn new skills and can make many new friends with common interests. Volunteer Orientation will be held at the Botanical Gardens on March 14 from 10am to 2:30pm and is offered free of charge.  Botanical Gardens’ volunteers are truly part of their family.  Volunteers learn about plants and provide support for ever-growing programs. There are many volunteer opportunities at the Botanical Gardens including horticulture, facilities, administration, visitor services, weddings, special...


An Orchid Show and a Photography Exhibit will Brighten the Botanical Gardens

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An Orchid Show and a Photography Exhibit will Brighten the Botanical Gardens

Buffalo, NY - The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens will be bursting with Orchids at the winter Orchid Show and beautiful photographs from the Science Museum Camera Club’s exhibit, Beautiful Botanicals.  The Orchid Show will be held March 2 from 10am through 4:30pm and on March 3 from 10am through 3pm.  The gallery exhibit will be held daily March 2 through May 27 in the Arcangel Gallery inside the Botanical Gardens. Along with the Niagara Frontier Orchid Society, the Botanical Gardens will host this popular annual orchid showcase with dozens of hand-picked and award winning orchid exhibits.  These unique...


Horticulture, Art and Yoga Programs are Planned at the Botanical Gardens

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Horticulture, Art and Yoga Programs are Planned at the Botanical Gardens

Horticulture, Art and Yoga Programs are Planned at the Botanical Gardens Buffalo, NY - The Botanical Gardens is an inspiring place to learn about art, horticulture, and wellness. A Horticulture Certificate Series, Horticulture VI, will begin February 23, Beginner, Intermediate, and Studio Watercolor classes will be offered in several different sessions beginning February 25 and two sessions of Yoga, Gentle Hatha and Gentle Power Flow, will be offered beginning February 27. David Clark, Horticulturist and CNLP, teaches enlightening Horticulture Certificate Programs; Horticulture I, II, III, IV, V and VI at the Botanical Gardens. David is a dynamic instructor with a...


Lumagination 2019 Will Captivate Audiences at the Botanical Gardens!

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Lumagination 2019 Will Captivate Audiences at the Botanical Gardens!

Buffalo, NY - Lumagination is a captivating and interactive exhibit that will transform the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens with light, sound and imagination from January 26 through February 23, 2019. Lumagination is produced by: Luminated Landscapes and all ages will delight in this amazing and unique exhibit that showcases the incredible architecture and horticulture collection of the Botanical Gardens.  This years’ theme is The Magic of Air!  Air motivates ordinary things to move in amazing ways. There are so many magical surprises in store at Lumagination - colorful and creative lighting, dancing silks, bouncing paper cranes, hot air...


Holiday Make-It, Take-It Workshops Announced at the Botanical Gardens!

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Buffalo, NY - The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens announced their Holiday Make-It, Take-It Workshops.  Make-It, Take-It Workshops are extremely popular and some classic seasonal favorites are on the schedule for this winter. The Decorated Boxwood Tree class will take place on December 1, the popular Fresh Conifer Wreath workshop will be held on December 2 and the Fresh Holiday Arrangement workshop will be held on December 19 and 20. Make-It, Take-It Workshops are a great way to spend time with friends or family members, while doing something fun and creative.  Make memories and take home a masterpiece! Returning...