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1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States

September 2019

Tai Chi at Brookside Gardens

September 18 @ 9:00 am - 10:15 am
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$12

Guest Instructor: Charles Votaw Tai Chi is an ancient, Chinese form of exercise perfect for adults seeking stress reduction while strengthening muscles, improving balance, and increasing flexibility. The repetitive patterns (Forms) emphasize slow, flowing motions and controlled movements. This series of introductory classes will help beginners learn the forms while allowing regular practitioners to practice them under the cover of Brookside Gardens' lakeside Japanese tea house. FOBG:$1018 and up

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Chanticleer: A Pleasure Garden

September 19 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$95

Chanticleer is known as the "gardener's garden" and has been called "America's most inspiring garden" by Garden Design magazine. The Chanticleer estate dates from the early 20th-century, when land along the Main Line of the Pennsylvania Railroad was developed for summer homes to escape the heat of Philadelphia. The 35-acre property was lovingly preserved and opened as a pleasure garden in 1993 for the public to enjoy the beauty of the art of horticulture. Enjoy a guided tour of the…

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Yoga at Brookside Gardens

September 21 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$10

Guest Instructor: Tanory AteekCome enjoy one or all seven sessions of yoga held in a peaceful setting under the cover of Brookside Gardens' lakeside Japanese tea house. Designed to increase flexibility and physical strength and cultivate mental focus, these classes are a beautiful and relaxing way to begin your weekend. Mats are not included. FOBG:$918 and up

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Brookside Gardens Greenhouse Tour

September 22 @ 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$8

Nate Roerich, Greenhouse Manager, Brookside Gardens This offering provides the public with a behind-the-scenes tour of Brookside Gardens? new greenhouse facility. Opened in 2018, the greenhouse consists of five unique bays and several growing areas totaling 10,000 square feet under glass. Participants will enjoy learning about the state-of-the-art technology and how it enables the greenhouse staff to grow a variety of beautiful plants year-round. You?ll enjoy exploring the thousands of plants being grown for the garden displays including the fall…

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McCrillis Gardens Sunday Walk

September 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
Free

Enjoy free tours of Brookside Gardens in Wheaton or McCrillis Gardens in Bethesda. Brookside Gardens is an award-winning display garden, featuring an abundance of annual and perennial displays throughout the season. McCrillis Gardens is a naturalistic strolling garden, offering shady woodland walks and splashes of color in Fall. Highly trained knowledgeable guides offer engaging horticultural tours, focusing on the plants that make each garden unique.Free; registration requiredMeet at McCrillis House in Bethesda at 6910 Greentree Rd.18 and up

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Speaker Series: Brookside Gardens 50th Anniversary

September 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
Free

Stephanie Oberle, Director of Brookside Gardens & Phil Normandy, Director of Horticulture Enjoy a fascinating journey into the past 50 years of Brookside Gardens? history as you explore the stories and changes through an illustrative tour of photos. Based on their combined 60 years of experience at Brookside Gardens, Stephanie and Phil will bring the gardens to life like you have never seen it. This is a unique chance to decipher first-hand the true stories from the lore and fables…

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Tai Chi at Brookside Gardens

September 25 @ 9:00 am - 10:15 am
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$12

Guest Instructor: Charles Votaw Tai Chi is an ancient, Chinese form of exercise perfect for adults seeking stress reduction while strengthening muscles, improving balance, and increasing flexibility. The repetitive patterns (Forms) emphasize slow, flowing motions and controlled movements. This series of introductory classes will help beginners learn the forms while allowing regular practitioners to practice them under the cover of Brookside Gardens' lakeside Japanese tea house. FOBG:$1018 and up

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Brookside Gardens Greenhouse Tour

September 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$8

Nate Roerich, Greenhouse Manager, Brookside Gardens This offering provides the public with a behind-the-scenes tour of Brookside Gardens? new greenhouse facility. Opened in 2018, the greenhouse consists of five unique bays and several growing areas totaling 10,000 square feet under glass. Participants will enjoy learning about the state-of-the-art technology and how it enables the greenhouse staff to grow a variety of beautiful plants year-round. You?ll enjoy exploring the thousands of plants being grown for the garden displays including the fall…

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Yoga at Brookside Gardens

September 28 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$10

Guest Instructor: Tanory AteekCome enjoy one or all seven sessions of yoga held in a peaceful setting under the cover of Brookside Gardens' lakeside Japanese tea house. Designed to increase flexibility and physical strength and cultivate mental focus, these classes are a beautiful and relaxing way to begin your weekend. Mats are not included. FOBG:$918 and up

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Brookside Gardens Saturday Walk

September 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
Free

Enjoy free tours of Brookside Gardens in Wheaton or McCrillis Gardens in Bethesda. Brookside Gardens is an award-winning display garden, featuring an abundance of annual and perennial displays throughout the season. McCrillis Gardens is a naturalistic strolling garden, offering shady woodland walks and splashes of color in Fall. Highly trained knowledgeable guides offer engaging horticultural tours, focusing on the plants that make each garden unique.Free; registration requiredMeet at Brookside Gardens Visitors Center Entrance18 and up

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Garden Eco-Explorer Series- Bird Songs

September 29 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$10

All ages are welcome to come explore Brookside Gardens and search for signs of fall with ecologist Dr. Stacy Small-Lorenz! Learn about plants and critters that make their homes in and around the gardens, discuss ways to take good care of the Earth, and create nature-themed arts and crafts. Bird Songs of Brookside Gardens- Learn why birds sing and try out a variety of games and journal techniques for learning bird songs. We will then explore the habitat in and…

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October 2019

Tai Chi at Brookside Gardens

October 2 @ 9:00 am - 10:15 am
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$12

Guest Instructor: Charles Votaw Tai Chi is an ancient, Chinese form of exercise perfect for adults seeking stress reduction while strengthening muscles, improving balance, and increasing flexibility. The repetitive patterns (Forms) emphasize slow, flowing motions and controlled movements. This series of introductory classes will help beginners learn the forms while allowing regular practitioners to practice them under the cover of Brookside Gardens' lakeside Japanese tea house. FOBG:$1018 and up

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Yoga at Brookside Gardens

October 5 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$10

Guest Instructor: Tanory AteekCome enjoy one or all seven sessions of yoga held in a peaceful setting under the cover of Brookside Gardens' lakeside Japanese tea house. Designed to increase flexibility and physical strength and cultivate mental focus, these classes are a beautiful and relaxing way to begin your weekend. Mats are not included. FOBG:$918 and up

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Perfect Plant Marriages

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$25

Jason Gedeik, Brookside Gardens StaffAll good gardeners strive to create exciting and eye-catching designs that maximize color, form, and texture. But finding the perfect plant combinations can often be an exhausting experience of trial and error that wastes money and time. This class will save you the hassle by presenting groupings of plants that guarantee to not only provide beauty but also work well together in the landscape. We?ll review ideal pairings focused on seasonal interest for fall and winter.…

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Garden Eco-Explorer Series- Papermaking

October 6 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$10

All ages are welcome to come explore Brookside Gardens and search for signs of fall with ecologist Dr. Stacy Small-Lorenz! Learn about plants and critters that make their homes in and around the gardens, discuss ways to take good care of the Earth, and create nature-themed arts and crafts.Papermaking- Learn to create your own beautiful, handmade seed paper using materials found in nature, native plant seed, recycled gift wrap, and other paper. We will explore the gardens to look for…

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Tai Chi at Brookside Gardens

October 9 @ 9:00 am - 10:15 am
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$12

Guest Instructor: Charles Votaw Tai Chi is an ancient, Chinese form of exercise perfect for adults seeking stress reduction while strengthening muscles, improving balance, and increasing flexibility. The repetitive patterns (Forms) emphasize slow, flowing motions and controlled movements. This series of introductory classes will help beginners learn the forms while allowing regular practitioners to practice them under the cover of Brookside Gardens' lakeside Japanese tea house. FOBG:$1018 and up

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Fall Story Walk Celebration

October 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$7

Celebrate the grand opening of our Fall Story Walk with indoor and outdoor fun. Start at the Children's Classroom for leafy fall crafts. Afterward enjoy the Fall Story Walk loop through the gardens as your guide leads small groups in nature exploration and social activities. Stimulate your child's imaginationwith the sights and sounds of early fall in the Gardens.2-6yrs

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Conservation Landscapes and Rain Gardens

October 10 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$15

Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection It is possible to have a landscape that not only absorbs stormwater and uses native plants, but is also beautiful! The Department of Environmental Protection staff will who you how to evaluate your site, design and implement a landscape, and qualify to receive a RainScapes Reward rebate. FOBG: $1318 and up

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Yoga at Brookside Gardens

October 12 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$10

Guest Instructor: Tanory AteekCome enjoy one or all seven sessions of yoga held in a peaceful setting under the cover of Brookside Gardens' lakeside Japanese tea house. Designed to increase flexibility and physical strength and cultivate mental focus, these classes are a beautiful and relaxing way to begin your weekend. Mats are not included. FOBG:$918 and up

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Landscape Design & Aesthetics of Japanese Gardens

October 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$25

Josh Demers, Brookside Gardens StaffLearn about the fascinating stories behind the development of Brookside Gardens' Japanese-American Gude Garden and the ongoing initiatives to rejuvenate and refine this 45-year old treasure. Josh will share the lessons learned from working with a world-renowned Japanese garden consultant including key Japanese landscape design and maintenance principles. Participants will learn about the solutions gardeners implemented to tackle issues like erosion mitigation, bank stabilization and water diffusion around the cascading ponds. You?ll enjoy exploring the Gude…

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Garden Eco-Explorer Series- Pollinators

October 13 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$10

All ages are welcome to come explore Brookside Gardens and search for signs of fall with ecologist Dr. Stacy Small-Lorenz! Learn about plants and critters that make their homes in and around the gardens, discuss ways to take good care of the Earth, and create nature-themed arts and crafts. Pollinators - Learn about the important relationship between soil, flowers and pollinators, explore the gardens to learn about how different flower shapes & colors attract different animals, and plant a mini…

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Hands-On Orchid Repotting

October 13 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$35

Instructor: Jason Gedeik / Brookside Staff & Former Hillwood Museum & Gardens Orchid Curator A healthy orchid needs to be repotted every one to two years. This hands-on repotting workshop offers an ?expert checkup? to assess your orchid?s health and treat issues ranging from root rot to pests and diseases. You?ll learn why each type of orchid requires a different potting material and technique. Participants can bring up to two plants for repotting and their own preferred containers. Fee includes…

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Brookside Gardens Full Moon Hike

October 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$22

Brookside Gardens Staff Explore Brookside Gardens in a whole new way - by moon light! We'll hike as a group along moonlit gardens, streams, and woods. You'll discover seasonal garden highlights and friendly nighttime wildlife. Make sure to prepare accordingly with good shoes and comfortable clothes as the hour and a half hike will cover some hilly and uneven terrain, not your normal garden tour! FOBG: $20 *Meet at Visitors Center Entrance18 and up

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Flower Buds

October 14 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$7

This program meets the second Monday of every month. We will feature gardening activities, stories, crafts and garden walks for children ages 3-5 with a parent.3-5yrs

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Tai Chi at Brookside Gardens

October 16 @ 9:00 am - 10:15 am
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$12

Guest Instructor: Charles Votaw Tai Chi is an ancient, Chinese form of exercise perfect for adults seeking stress reduction while strengthening muscles, improving balance, and increasing flexibility. The repetitive patterns (Forms) emphasize slow, flowing motions and controlled movements. This series of introductory classes will help beginners learn the forms while allowing regular practitioners to practice them under the cover of Brookside Gardens' lakeside Japanese tea house. FOBG:$1018 and up

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Yoga at Brookside Gardens

October 19 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$10

Guest Instructor: Tanory AteekCome enjoy one or all seven sessions of yoga held in a peaceful setting under the cover of Brookside Gardens' lakeside Japanese tea house. Designed to increase flexibility and physical strength and cultivate mental focus, these classes are a beautiful and relaxing way to begin your weekend. Mats are not included. FOBG:$918 and up

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Garden Eco-Explorer Series- Stream Safari

October 20 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$10

All ages are welcome to come explore Brookside Gardens and search for signs of fall with ecologist Dr. Stacy Small-Lorenz! Learn about plants and critters that make their homes in and around the gardens, discuss ways to take good care of the Earth, and create nature-themed arts and crafts. Stream Safari- Explore the aquatic gardens, then splash in the stream while surveying for aquatic creatures that tell us about water quality and observe secretive creatures that visit our streambanks. Create…

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Champion Tree Tour

October 22 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$65

Join Joe Howard of the Montgomery County Forestry Board for this popular annual tour. We?ll visit champion trees: the biggest, tallest, and oldest trees in our region. This year?s tour will feature a wonderful selection including a pine with needles over a foot long, a Linden with a trunk diameter of 24 feet, and the national champion Kentucky Coffeetree on an estate with a thousand blooming dahlias. You?ll learn from the experts about tree identification, structure, and natural history of…

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Gardenlust: A Tour of the World’s Best New Gardens

October 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
Free

Chris Woods, former director and chief designer of Chanticleer Gardens and author of Garden Lust For three years, Chris Woods traveled the world seeking out contemporary gardens and found fifty of the best. With wit and humor, he describes the most arresting features in public parks in exotic locations like New Delhi and Dubai, mission-redefining botanic gardens in Chile and Australia, and the most enviable details of lavish private estates and gemlike city yards. Throughout, he reveals the fascinating people,…

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BOOtanica

October 25 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$18

Gather the family together for a fun evening! Children can dress in their favorite costume, partcipate in a garden costume parade, paint a pumpkin, try a pumpkin treat, and top the evening off listening to award winning storyteller Gary Loyld present "Pumpkin Tales for the Young telling tales more funny than scary. Space is limited. Register children ages 3 - 12 Parents are free.3-12yrs

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Brookside Gardens Saturday Walk

October 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
Free

Enjoy free tours of Brookside Gardens in Wheaton or McCrillis Gardens in Bethesda. Brookside Gardens is an award-winning display garden, featuring an abundance of annual and perennial displays throughout the season. McCrillis Gardens is a naturalistic strolling garden, offering shady woodland walks and splashes of color in Fall. Highly trained knowledgeable guides offer engaging horticultural tours, focusing on the plants that make each garden unique.Free; registration requiredMeet at Brookside Gardens Visitors Center Entrance18 and up

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Brookside Gardens Mum Tour

October 29 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$8

Kathy Stevens, Brookside Gardens Conservatory Manager Enjoy this new tour of Brookside Gardens? fall display of blooming chrysanthemums in the North Conservatory. Explore the dozens of different varieties of chrysanthemums from spoon and spider to football and anemone in an arrange of vibrant fall colors. The color scheme will emphasize the ?golden? to recognize Brookside Gardens? 50th Golden Anniversary, with a multitude of different shades of yellow flowers. Take a photograph in the new special form this year, a full-size…

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Brookside Gardens Glory of Fall Tour

October 31 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$8

Join us for a walking tour where you?ll discover a whole new garden brought on by the changing Autumn season. Explore the spectacular fall colors offered by the diversity of trees and plants throughout Brookside Gardens? 50 acres. You?ll enjoy fall blooming perennials like asters, coneflowers, sedums, and grasses just to name a few. FOBG: $6*Meet at the Visitor Center entrance18 and up

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November 2019

Getting Your Garden Ready For Winter

November 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$22

Kathy Jentz, Editor/Publisher, Washington Gardener Magazine Beginner and intermediate gardeners are often overwhelmed by the long spring to-do lists of garden tasks. Learn what chores are essential and which can you safely skip as you prepare your garden for winter. Discover cost-saving tips and tricks and how to "batten down the hatches" in case we have a bad winter. FOBG: $2218 and up

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Momiji-gari: Japanese Autumn Leaf Viewing

November 3 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$40

Brookside Gardens Staff Experience the Japanese tradition of Momiji-gari that translates into ?maple leaf hunting.? Enjoy a guided tour as you stroll along the Gude Garden and enjoy the vibrant shades of yellow, orange and red leaves among the maple trees. Sample a variety of Japanese sakes and beer while enjoying traditional sweet candies and Moon Cake inside the Japanese Tea House overlooking the pond. FOBG: $3621 and up

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McCrillis Gardens Sunday Walk

November 3 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
Free

Enjoy free tours of Brookside Gardens in Wheaton or McCrillis Gardens in Bethesda. Brookside Gardens is an award-winning display garden, featuring an abundance of annual and perennial displays throughout the season. McCrillis Gardens is a naturalistic strolling garden, offering shady woodland walks and splashes of color in Fall. Highly trained knowledgeable guides offer engaging horticultural tours, focusing on the plants that make each garden unique.Free; registration requiredMeet at McCrillis House in Bethesda at 6910 Greentree Rd.18 and up

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Shinrin-yoku: The Art of Forest Bathing

November 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$30

Melanie Choukas-Bradley, author, naturalist, and certified Forest Therapy Guide Participants will be led on a forest bathing walk through the beautiful fall colors at Brookside Gardens. Experience the incomparable beauty of the bursting golds and reds of the trees as you stroll through the grounds at a slow pace, stopping to smell the Fall scents, hear the birds, and ponder the many small miracles unfolding. We?ll close the walk by enjoying pure maple syrup in Japanese tea cups, maple candies…

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Botanical Illumination

November 8 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$275

Instructor: Kandy Phillips The course will cover four historical illuminated letter forms- Gothic Ivy A, Italian White Vine B, Victorian Acanthus C, and a D using a Roman letter and a medieval floral illuminated manuscript border. The workshop covers historical materials and techniques including flat bold paint application using watercolors, gold paint application, metal leaf application and various decorative techniques such as white work, burnishing and tooling. FOBG: $248 Prerequisite: Intermediate courses in botanical art & illustration Level: Intermediate to…

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Gnomes and Fairies Tea Parties

November 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$22

Parent and child enjoy a sit-down tea, delectable treats, and afterwards a fun hands-on craft planting a mini Gnome or Fairy garden in your teacup!6 and up

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Healthy Cooking with Seasonal Herbs

November 10 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$35

Gail Huskins, plant-based cooking instructorThis plant-based cooking class combines healthy recipes with the freshest herbs of the season rosemary, oregano and sage. Join instructor Gail Huskins as she demonstrates creative recipes using these herbs that will serve as the perfect compliments to any main course. Enjoy samples of each dish as you learn how to make Red Cabbage with Apples and Rosemary, Garlic Soup with Oregano, and Gnocchi with Fried Sage Leaves (done two ways). The recipes provided are sure…

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Native Plants in the Modern Landscape

November 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
Free

John Magee, landscape designer and owner of Magee Design, creator and host of the Native Plant PodcastJohn Magee will share examples and lessons learned of his award-winning landscape design work while talking about the significance of incorporating the ?ecological services? that our gardens can provide. While beauty of design is emphasized first, John will discuss the importance of pollinator habitat, storm water runoff and a host of other services that can be provided by homeowners re-thinking their landscapes. John will…

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Mixed Winter Container

November 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$75

Joan O'Rourke, Brookside Gardens Volunteer Create a container garden with plants that can withstand winter?s harshest weather while providing you with a beautiful respite from the dull weather. Mix dwarf evergreens with a splash of herbaceous plants for some late season color. Cost covers materials, including a 14-inch container (or bring your own favorite). FOBG: $6718 and up

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Brookside Gardens Fall Open House-Vendor Showcase

November 17 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
Free

Planning your dream wedding or family celebration? Come see why Brookside Gardens will be your last stop. Get a tour of the different spaces of the gardens, talk to staff, learn about the different packages all while meeting local professionals and vendors. Enjoy samples from caterers, meet local photographers, sign up for vendor discounts, and enter the door prize raffle. Pre-registrants will receive a Swag Bag upon arrival (one per couple/Family) including a free bonus raffle ticket!Free; Pre-registration preferredLocation: Visitors…

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Thanksgiving Centerpiece

November 26 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$60

Brookside Gardens Staff Add a special touch to your Thanksgiving celebration! Join us to create your own centerpiece from beautiful flowers, foliage, branches, fruits, veggies, herbs and nuts in harvest colors. Bring your own (12-inch diameter or smaller) or choose from a variety of repurposed containers for your creation. FOBG: $4518 and up

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December 2019

Gnomes and Fairies Tea Parties

December 14 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Brookside Gardens, 1800, Visitors Center, Glenallan Ave
Wheaton, MD 20902 United States
$22

Parent and child enjoy a sit-down tea, delectable treats, and afterwards a fun hands-on craft planting a mini Gnome or Fairy garden in your teacup!6 and up

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