Carved Pumpkin Contest!We're looking for creative pumpkin carvers! Enter the contest, or come to our Carv-orama the night before Arbooretum (Oct. 23) to create your masterpiece!
- October 24
- Judging during Ar-BOO-retum!
- $5 Entry fee
- Many categories
- Apply Online>
- Read more on the Arbooretum page>
Full of family, nature-themed, halloween fun!
- October 24
- $5 Kids, $10 for adults
- Trick or treat trail, carriage rides, costume contests and more!
NatureEnjoy the 207-acre public greenspace featuring gardens, tree collections, historic buildings, and over 3 miles of woodland trails.
EducationExperience nature firsthand, visit our Nature Museum, and attend programs and events to learn about Cylburn and the natural world.
CommunityConnect with nature, culture, and history in Baltimore's largest public garden! Get involved by becoming a member, attending programs and events, and volunteering!
Cactus and Succulent Society of Maryland Show and SaleSeptember 28, 2014
10:00 am – 3:00 pm Vollmer Center
Cactus and Succulent Show and Sale, held by members of the Cactus and Succulent Society of Maryland. Learn about these interesting and unique desert plants.
Contact Ingrid Fritze with questions: (410) 256-9417 firstname.lastname@example.org
Pumpkin Carv-o-rama!October 23 6-8 Greenhouse Classroom
Help us decorate for Arbooretum, or make your pumpkin for the carved pumpkin contest! We’ll provide the pumpkin, carving supplies, snacks, beer, and wine-you bring your creative, Halloween spirit! We will also have stencils if you want to focus on the fun instead of planning your design! You can pick up your pumpkin on Saturday, after they’ve been used to set the stage for Ar-Boo-retum on Friday!
$15 members, $20 non members
Ar-BOO-retum!October 24 5:30-8pm Mansion
Returning for its second year, ArBOOretum is a fun Halloween event for families! Explore a decorated mansion, take a ride on a horse draw carriage, make Halloween crafts, travel along a trick or treat trail keeping an eye out for nocturnal creatures! Wear your costume and participate in a costume parade. Food, beer and wine will be for sale at the event. Enter the Carved Pumpkin contest on the Arbooretum page!
$10 adults, $5 children
Buy Tickets at the door!
Soup N WalkNovember 2 11am-1pm Mansion
Go on a guided walk of the grounds and take in the beauty of the fall colors; look for signs of nature preparing for its winter nap. After the walk, join us for a seated lunch in the historic mansion provided by our local partner Graul’s. Leave with tips on seasonal cooking and a few seasonal recipes from an area chef.
$20 members, $25 non-members
School’s Out!November 4 8am-5pm Mansion
Spend your day off outside on the trails, and exploring nature! Our day will be spent making art projects, playing games, hiking, and working with Cylburn’s Artist in Residence on landscape paintings. Bring your lunch, snacks will be provided! Please email email@example.com with questions.
$40 members, $45 non members
Holiday Miniature Gardening WorkshopNovember 8 10am-12pm
Federated Garden Clubs of MD is presenting a Holiday Miniature Gardening Workshop November 8, from 10-12PM. Bring a low dish or glass container – limited number of containers for sale. Small terrarium plants from will be available for sale at a low cost; all soil, moss, gravel, colored rocks, stepping stones, provided along with instructions by Claire Jones of The Garden Diaries blog.
Registration is closed Nov 1, 2014
Checks payable to: FGCMD-Education 4915 Greenspring Ave., Baltimore, MD. 21209-4542
Questions: Claire Jones (443) 927-6285 or firstname.lastname@example.org