We are proud to bring high-caliber speakers to the Vineyard every summer and would like to thank our friends and sponsors, Bartlett Tree Experts, Donaroma’s Landscape & Nursery Services, Heather Gardens, Middletown Nursery, and S.B.S. The Grain Store for their generous support of our lecture series.
Program line-up for 2016
We have begun to schedule our programming for the 2016 season, and will again feature many great speakers and workshops. Speakers include Richard Hawke, from the Chicago Botanic Garden’s Plant Evaluation Program; Dave Barnett, Director of Mt. Auburn Cemetery; Mal Condon from the Hydrangea Farm on Cape Cod; Teri Chase, author of Seeing Seeds; and Murphy Westwood, Tree Conservation Specialist from the Morton Arboretum. Check our Programs page for updates and more information
To let us know what you think of our programming please contact us at [email protected]
Saturday, November 29
Walk off that turkey dinner on this staff-led tour of the Arboretum. At this time of year bark and tree structure stand out, along with fruits and berries. Look for plants of interest and learn about what’s happening at Polly Hill. Tours start at 10am and run for a little over an hour. Meet at the Visitor Center and dress for the weather. Tours are free. 508-693-9426.
Every second Saturday of the month, November- March
Every season of the year the Polly Hill Arboretum offers something of beauty and interest to visitors. Join Arboretum staff for a look at plants of interest in the landscape. At this time of year bark and tree structure stand out, along with fruits and berries. The tour starts at 10am and runs for a little over an hour. Meet at the Visitor Center and dress for the weather. Tours are free. 508-693-9426.