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Chile Pepper Festival 2014
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Chile Pepper Festival 2014

Saturday, September 27, 2014 | 11 a.m.–6 p.m.
Cherry Esplanade

New York’s hottest fall tradition features spicy performances from around the world and the opportunity to sample dozens of hot sauces, pickles, and salsas as well as artisanal goodies from Brooklyn’s best chile-chocolate creators.

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Ongoing

Patience, Paper, Pen, and Brush: Botanical Artwork by Dick Rauh

Patience, Paper, Pen, and Brush: Botanical Artwork by Dick Rauh

September 27, 2014–January 27, 2015
Artist Reception: Sunday, September 28 | 2–4 p.m.

Renowned botanical illustrator Dick Rauh has drawn a number of trees in BBG's living collection, including specimens from the Garden’s important bonsai collection, the focus of this exhibition.

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100 Years and Growing: A Century in the Children’s Garden

100 Years and Growing: A Century in the Children’s Garden

May 10–September 21, 2014
Reception and alumni event: Saturday, June 7.

Get a rare glimpse into the life and culture of this "kids only" garden.

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Tree House Installation

Tree House Installation

Oak Circle

Tree house architect Roderick Romero created a new, site-specific installation using wood from trees felled by Hurricane Sandy.

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Sunday, September 21, 2014

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Saturdays and Sundays year-round
Wednesdays, August–November | 1 p.m.

Weekends: Corner of Cherry Walk Near Visitor Center
Weekdays: Magnolia Plaza

Celebrate the seasons and enjoy the highlights of BBG’s plant collections and gardens within the Garden.

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Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

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Monday, September 22, 2014

Closed Monday

Brooklyn Botanic Garden is closed on Mondays.

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Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

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Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

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Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Saturdays and Sundays year-round
Wednesdays, August–November | 1 p.m.

Weekends: Corner of Cherry Walk Near Visitor Center
Weekdays: Magnolia Plaza

Celebrate the seasons and enjoy the highlights of BBG’s plant collections and gardens within the Garden.

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Thursday, September 25, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

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Friday, September 26, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

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Saturday, September 27, 2014

Chile Pepper Festival 2014

Chile Pepper Festival 2014

Saturday, September 27, 2014 | 11 a.m.–6 p.m.
Cherry Esplanade

New York’s hottest fall tradition features spicy performances from around the world and the opportunity to sample dozens of hot sauces, pickles, and salsas as well as artisanal goodies from Brooklyn’s best chile-chocolate creators.

 Learn More

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Saturdays and Sundays year-round
Wednesdays, August–November | 1 p.m.

Weekends: Corner of Cherry Walk Near Visitor Center
Weekdays: Magnolia Plaza

Celebrate the seasons and enjoy the highlights of BBG’s plant collections and gardens within the Garden.

 Learn More

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Saturdays and Sundays year-round
Wednesdays, August–November | 1 p.m.

Weekends: Corner of Cherry Walk Near Visitor Center
Weekdays: Magnolia Plaza

Celebrate the seasons and enjoy the highlights of BBG’s plant collections and gardens within the Garden.

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Monday, September 29, 2014

Closed Monday

Brooklyn Botanic Garden is closed on Mondays.

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Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

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Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

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Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Saturdays and Sundays year-round
Wednesdays, August–November | 1 p.m.

Weekends: Corner of Cherry Walk Near Visitor Center
Weekdays: Magnolia Plaza

Celebrate the seasons and enjoy the highlights of BBG’s plant collections and gardens within the Garden.

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Thursday, October 2, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

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Friday, October 3, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

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Saturday, October 4, 2014

Morning Meditative Walk

Morning Meditative Walk

Saturdays, September 13, 20; October 4, 2014 | 9–10 a.m.
Preregistration Required

Find peace and inspiration by taking a meditative walk through BBG before it opens to the public.

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Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

 Learn More

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Saturdays and Sundays year-round
Wednesdays, August–November | 1 p.m.

Weekends: Corner of Cherry Walk Near Visitor Center
Weekdays: Magnolia Plaza

Celebrate the seasons and enjoy the highlights of BBG’s plant collections and gardens within the Garden.

 Learn More

Sunday, October 5, 2014

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Saturdays and Sundays year-round
Wednesdays, August–November | 1 p.m.

Weekends: Corner of Cherry Walk Near Visitor Center
Weekdays: Magnolia Plaza

Celebrate the seasons and enjoy the highlights of BBG’s plant collections and gardens within the Garden.

 Learn More

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

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The Lucky Gardener Terrarium Workshop

The Lucky Gardener Terrarium Workshop

Sunday, October 5 | 1:30–3 p.m. and 3:30–5 p.m.
Preregistration Required

Create your own little living world at this terrarium-making workshop.

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Monday, October 6, 2014

Closed Monday

Brooklyn Botanic Garden is closed on Mondays.

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Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

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Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

 Learn More

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Saturdays and Sundays year-round
Wednesdays, August–November | 1 p.m.

Weekends: Corner of Cherry Walk Near Visitor Center
Weekdays: Magnolia Plaza

Celebrate the seasons and enjoy the highlights of BBG’s plant collections and gardens within the Garden.

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Thursday, October 9, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

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Friday, October 10, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

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Saturday, October 11, 2014

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Saturdays and Sundays year-round
Wednesdays, August–November | 1 p.m.

Weekends: Corner of Cherry Walk Near Visitor Center
Weekdays: Magnolia Plaza

Celebrate the seasons and enjoy the highlights of BBG’s plant collections and gardens within the Garden.

 Learn More

Sunday, October 12, 2014

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Saturdays and Sundays year-round
Wednesdays, August–November | 1 p.m.

Weekends: Corner of Cherry Walk Near Visitor Center
Weekdays: Magnolia Plaza

Celebrate the seasons and enjoy the highlights of BBG’s plant collections and gardens within the Garden.

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Monday, October 13, 2014

Open on Columbus Day

10 a.m.–6 p.m.

The Brooklyn Botanic Garden will be open on Columbus Day.

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Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

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Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

 Learn More

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Saturdays and Sundays year-round
Wednesdays, August–November | 1 p.m.

Weekends: Corner of Cherry Walk Near Visitor Center
Weekdays: Magnolia Plaza

Celebrate the seasons and enjoy the highlights of BBG’s plant collections and gardens within the Garden.

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Thursday, October 16, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

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Fall Bonsai Seminar: Pine Bonsai

Fall Bonsai Seminar: Pine Bonsai

Thursday, October 16, 2014 | 6–8:30 p.m.
Preregistration Required

Learn about various techniques for different species of pine trees using one of BBG's 70- to 200-year-old bonsai.

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Friday, October 17, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

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Saturday, October 18, 2014

Party Planning at the Flower Market

Party Planning at the Flower Market

Saturday, October 18, 2014 | 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Preregistration Required

Tour the New York City flower market, then head back to a floral studio in Manhattan to create your own party arrangement.

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Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

 Learn More

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Saturdays and Sundays year-round
Wednesdays, August–November | 1 p.m.

Weekends: Corner of Cherry Walk Near Visitor Center
Weekdays: Magnolia Plaza

Celebrate the seasons and enjoy the highlights of BBG’s plant collections and gardens within the Garden.

 Learn More

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Seasonal Highlights Guided Tour

Saturdays and Sundays year-round
Wednesdays, August–November | 1 p.m.

Weekends: Corner of Cherry Walk Near Visitor Center
Weekdays: Magnolia Plaza

Celebrate the seasons and enjoy the highlights of BBG’s plant collections and gardens within the Garden.

 Learn More

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

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I’ve Got a Digital Camera—Now What?

I’ve Got a Digital Camera—Now What?

Sunday, October 19, 2014 | 2–4 p.m.
Preregistration Required

Learn the do's and don'ts of digital photography, how to download and store your images, and how to show them to friends and family in this introduction to basic digital photography.

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Monday, October 20, 2014

Closed Monday

Brooklyn Botanic Garden is closed on Mondays.

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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Kids’ Discovery Stations

Kids’ Discovery Stations

September 20–October 31
Tuesday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1–3 p.m.
Fragrance Garden

Drop by the Fragrance Garden to learn about amazing plants, meet our composting worms, and read garden stories. Free with Garden admission.

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