Light in Winter

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Free Winter Weekday Admissions
Tuesday–Fridays, November 1–February 28 | 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

In winter, Brooklyn Botanic Garden is a sanctuary of calm, enjoining visitors to look closely into the Garden’s subtle beauty.

Upcoming Events


Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing
Event start: 20150215
Sundays, February 15, 22, March 1 | 1–3 p.m.

Visitors are invited to sketch in the Steinhardt Conservatory Gallery and in the Desert, Tropical, and Warm Temperate Pavilions. Materials are provided. No reservations are necessary, and visitors of all ages are welcome. Free with Garden admission. Learn more »

Native Gardening 101

Native Gardening 101
Event start: 20150307
Saturday, March 15, 2015 | 6–9 p.m.
Preregistration Required

Learn the fundamentals of native gardening and how to choose the best native plants for your conditions. Learn more »

34th Annual Making Brooklyn Bloom

34th Annual Making Brooklyn Bloom
Event start: 20150314
Saturday, March 14, 2015 | 10 a.m.–4 p.m.

Learn how to green your community at this daylong conference featuring workshops and exhibits. This year’s theme, “Roots of Resilience,” will examine the ways in which sustainability is tradition, not trend. Learn more »

Bodega Blooms

Bodega Blooms
Event start: 20150315
Sunday, March 15, 2015 | 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Preregistration Required

Don't dismiss the corner deli's bucketed blooms—let this workshop inspire a second look at standard bodega cut-flower offerings. Learn more »

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Winter Bird Stroll for the Whole Family

Winter Bird Stroll for the Whole Family
Event start: 20141207
Sundays, December 7, 2014; January 4, February 1, March 1, 2015 | 10–11 a.m.

Spot winter birds around BBG with naturalist Brad Klein. Learn more »

Gudrun Sjödén Pop-up Shop

Gudrun Sjödén Pop-up Shop
Event start: 20141207
Sundays, December 7, 2014; January 4, February 1, March 1, 2015 | 10 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Check out a special pop-up shop for this environmentally friendly Swedish clothing and homeware brand. Learn more »

Chase Away the Winter Blues

Chase Away the Winter Blues
Event start: 20150104
November 2, December 7, 2014, January 4, February 1, March 1, 2015 | 1–2 p.m. | Meet at Magnolia Plaza

Join licensed psychotherapist and veteran BBG guide Lynne Spevack, LCSW, for this hour-long outdoor narrated walk series designed to relieve the winter doldrums. Learn more »

Herbal Makers Market

Herbal Makers Market
Event start: 20150301
Sunday, March 1, 2015 | 10 a.m.–1 p.m.

Meet local artisans using herbs in natural cosmetics, teas, essential oils, soaps, and more. Learn more »

Stephen Orr: How to Be Fearless with Herbs

Stephen Orr: How to Be Fearless with Herbs
Event start: 20150301
Sunday, March 1, 2015 | 2–3 p.m.

Herb and cooking expert and author of The New American Herbal Stephen Orr shares unexpected ways of using common and exotic herbs and spices. Learn more »

Book Signing: The New American Herbal, with Stephen Orr

Book Signing: The New American Herbal, with Stephen Orr
Event start: 20150301
Sunday, March 1, 2015 | 3–4 p.m.

Gardening and cooking expert Stephen Orr signs his new book, The New American Herbal. Learn more »

Yoga for Arthritis Relief

Yoga for Arthritis Relief
Event start: 20150301
Sunday, March 1, 2015 | 3:30–4:30 p.m.

Stretch, strengthen, and relax with physiologist and Spoke the Hub yoga instructor Dolores Natividad. Learn more »

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