Erin Grajek

We launched our new website and we are so proud!   We have made many changes to our site to create an easy, streamlined experience!  If you are a returning customer to you will be required to create a new account.  Because we hold security to a high standard, you will be asked to create a new user name and password. Please take a look around our site and enjoy! Thank you for visiting our new site and we hope to see you at the Gardens soon! If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our Marketing Department at...

The Botanical Gardens will Brighten your May!

Erin Grajek

For Immediate Release April 23, 2012 Media Contact: Erin Grajek716.827.1584 ext. 204 The Botanical Gardens Will Brighten Your May!    Buffalo, NY – The Botanical Gardens will brighten up your May as it blossoms with fun-filled events. To kick-off the month, the Gardens will be hosting the first REFRESH, REVIVE, REJUVENATE Girl’s Night Out Beauty Book event by Buffalo Spree Magazine on May 3, and opening Rachel, a photography exhibit which will be held in the Arcangel Gallery May 5-June 3. These exhibits will be complemented by other great events, which include: National Teacher Day on May 8, National Public...

NEW! Kid's Birthday Parties at the Gardens!

Erin Grajek

Life crazy busy or not, that day rolls around every year – it’s your child’s birthday and you’re faced with the dilemma of how to celebrate it in a meaningful, memorable way that won’t cost a fortune and will require minimum effort on your part. Well…why not celebrate that special day at the Botanical Gardens surrounded by beauty and serenity, while the children participate in two fun docent-led hands-on activities as well as enjoy a mini tour of the Gardens? We’ll provide pizza and a box drink for your child and his/her guests and take care of the set-up and...

Praiseworthy Effort

Erin Grajek

Buffalo News Editorial - Monday May 23, 2011 Buffalo News Editorial The progress made at the Buffalo & Erie County Botanical Gardens is nothing short of amazing, and it’s thanks to the resolve of volunteers and staff working in extremely difficult circumstances to restore a deteriorating asset. The result is that paid attendance is up 88 percent and the number of active volunteers has more than tripled. Also, as reported, revenue from private events, including weddings, has increased fivefold. Moreover, the nonprofit Buffalo&Erie County Botanical Gardens Society expects to balance the budget this year without county funding, a first. It...

Medicinal Garden Launches

Erin Grajek

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September 23, 2011 The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens Society, Inc. is collaborating with D’Youville College School of Pharmacy and Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, part of Catholic Health, to create indoor and outdoor Medicinal Gardens at the Botanical Gardens. To celebrate this collaboration and the beginning of work on the gardens, the three organizations will host a reception to launch the indoor collection and highlight plans for the outdoor garden on Wednesday, October 5 at 4:00pm. The reception will include live demonstrations from D’Youville College School of Pharmacy faculty and staff, information sessions with a representative from the Seneca...