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Teachers & Caregivers Workshop with Deanna Novak

January 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Poetry in the Pinetum with Deanna Novak The Pinetum and greenhouse offer welcome green in winter. Let's look forward to welcoming spring growth together! Calling all storytellers, healers, activists, and peacemakers Join us as we cultivate a sense of place in the Pinetum with Poetry! Workshops will include fun and simple prompts: -Journal a reflective practice outdoors -Dedicate contemplative and creative time to Benevolence -Tackle civic ecology stewardship challenges together with resilience and will include a planting exercise! Additional workshops…

Beekeeping 101

January 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Members:$10 | Non Members: $20 Are you considering apiculture as a new hobby? Beekeeping, or apiculture, is the management of honeybees that live in a hive. You will learn which equipment is essential for their proper care, how best to set up and maintain a hive, and discuss its intricacies with local enthusiasts. Discuss the mechanics, cost, and the ideal time to get started. This honey of a class will help take the mystery out of beekeeping. Bring your questions…

Mindful Mornings Yoga

January 28 @ 9:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Monday, repeating until June 24, 2019

Gentle Yoga:  9:30 - 10:30 am on Mondays Bring your own mat, blocks and other props you like to use. Fee: Members: $25 | Non-Members: $30 or $400 in advance for all classes ($20/class) No class on January 21, February 11, February 18, April 15 and May 27 The Greenwich Botanical Center (GBC) is a perfectly-placed, wooded oasis in the heart of Greenwich, CT - this is where we meet, twice a week, to connect, practice and learn. Led by…

Grey Gardens

January 31 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Members: $10 | No-Members: $20 This film is based on the life stories of the eccentric aunt and first cousin of Jackie Kennedy, both named Edith Bouvier Beale. The elder "Big Edie” was the sister of Jackie Kennedy's father John Vernou Bouvier III. Her daughter was referred to as "Little Edie". The Beale women were members of NYC high society, but in their later years, withdrew from the New York City life, taking shelter at their Long Island summer estate…

Mindful Mornings Yoga

February 4 @ 9:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Monday, repeating until June 24, 2019

Gentle Yoga:  9:30 - 10:30 am on Mondays Bring your own mat, blocks and other props you like to use. Fee: Members: $25 | Non-Members: $30 or $400 in advance for all classes ($20/class) No class on January 21, February 11, February 18, April 15 and May 27 The Greenwich Botanical Center (GBC) is a perfectly-placed, wooded oasis in the heart of Greenwich, CT - this is where we meet, twice a week, to connect, practice and learn. Led by…

Lunar Moon Paint Night with Margery Scotti

February 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Member: Class Fee $35 + Materials $20 - $55.00 Non-Member: Class Fee $45 + Materials- $20 - $65.00 This class will bring out the Picasso in everyone! Come celebrate the Lunar New Year at the GBC with a Paint Night. In this class you will be guided through two lively hours of creativity and at the end of the night you will leave with your own unique, winter wonderland scene to hang on your wall. Bring your own beverage of…

Divine Sleep® Yoga Nidra with Helena Svedin

February 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

Members: $30 | Non-Members $40 (Minimum 5 attendees to hold the class.) Advanced Registration Required Divine Sleep® Yoga Nidra is a practice that can take you to the next level; a relaxed body, fluid mind, and supercharged intuition. Guided meditation laying down. Bring your own mat, bolster and blanket. Divine Sleep® Yoga Nidra, translated as yogic sleep, is a five-stage process that begins with a body scan to engage one's physicality. It incorporates meditation on the breath, the balancing of…

Valentine Red Ruffled Garden Rose Topiary with Red Velvet Ribbon

February 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Registration Online Deadline: February 8 Late registration contact Trish: text 917-328 4893 Members: Materials Fee $95 + Class Fee $100 - Total $195 NON-MEMBERS: Materials Fee $95 + Class Fee $120 - Total $215 Gallery viewing: M $20 N/M $25 Limited Seating Join us as we sculpture a romantic topiary with Dutch “Hearts” ruffled roses. The beauty of this large garden rose with a velvet texture is breathtaking… a rose named “Hearts” is simply perfect for Valentines Day. Easy tips…

Parents and Children Workshop with Deanna

February 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Member $25 | Non-Member $35 Calling all storytellers, healers, activists, and peacemakers. Join us as we cultivate a sense of place in the Pinetum with Poetry! The Pinetum and GBC Greenhouse offer welcome green in winter. Let's look forward to welcoming spring growth together! Workshops will include fun and simple prompts: -Journal a reflective practice outdoors -Dedicate contemplative and creative time to Benevolence -Tackle civic ecology stewardship challenges together with resilience and will include a planting exercise! Additional workshop offered:…

The Gardener

February 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Member: $10 Non-Member $20 (Note: Snow date is Feb. 28th) Influential gardener and horticulturalist Frank Cabot recounts his personal quest for perfection at Les Quatre Vents, his 20 acres English style garden and summer estate. Nestled in the rolling hills of the Charlevoix County in Quebec, Les Quatre Vents has become one of the world’s foremost private gardens. Created over three generations, it is an enchanted place of beauty and surprise, a horticultural masterpiece of the 21st century. Through the…

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