Backyard Gardening Series - Nonstop Plants: A Garden for 365 Days by Margaret Roach
Jun
13
6:30 PM18:30

Backyard Gardening Series - Nonstop Plants: A Garden for 365 Days by Margaret Roach

Margaret Roach, after 15 years at Martha Stewart Living and a decade each at Newsday and The New York Times, now writes the nationally acclaimed blog A Way to Garden (dot com) and is author of the 2011 corporate-dropout memoir, “And I Shall Have Some Peace There,” about walking away from “success” for a quieter life lived closer to nature.  “The Backyard Parables” (2013) blends garden memoir and how-to advice.   

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Sun Kings Concert
Jun
30
5:00 PM17:00

Sun Kings Concert

For the second week of our 2019 Summer Concert Series, we are excited to welcome back the Sun Kings - Beatles Tribute!  Sun Kings are a Beatles inspired band performing their songs spanning their 1963-1970 recording career. Major influence includes"The Beatles" and all the great music acts and artists from the 60's era.

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Gunsmoke Concert
Aug
4
5:00 PM17:00

Gunsmoke Concert

Our Summer Sunday Concert Series continues with Gunsmoke. The concert will take place on the Great Lawn or in the Silver Educational Center if there's rain. Bring chairs or a blanket, and a picnic dinner.  Gunsmoke is proud to be recognized as a leader in carrying the torch for the sounds of traditional country music.

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Plant Sale
May
11
10:00 AM10:00

Plant Sale

This is a very special plant sale! Of course you will be tempted by an alluring selection of native perennials and shrubs. You will be enticed by the sight and scents of our herbs and veggies. Click through to the event page to see the complete 2019 inventory list!

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Yoga and Herbal Tea Sampling for Stamford Innovation Week
Sep
15
2:00 PM14:00

Yoga and Herbal Tea Sampling for Stamford Innovation Week

Join us for a yoga hike and herbal tea! Enjoy a fusion of yoga (and other movement modalities), blended into a walk and explored with different backdrops of nature. After yoga, return to the Bartlett’s Homestead and enjoy samplings of flavorful, calming, and refreshing herbal teas from the Arboretum’s Herb Garden’s favorite collection.

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Highlights Tour
Jun
28
11:00 AM11:00

Highlights Tour

FREE! Join the new class of docents as they give you a tour of 6 highlights of the gardens, including tales of the Charter Oak and the Dinosaur Tree.  Suitable for visitors of all ages. Lasts approximately 45 minutes.  Meet in front of the Silver Education Building at 11:00 a.m.  

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