Adult Education


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 2017

We are in the process of scheduling our 2017 adult program offerings. Up-coming speakers include, author Claudia West, Indianapolis Art Museum Horticulture Director Jonathan Wright, Kris Bachtell from the Morton Arboretum and David Foster from the Harvard Forest and PHA research associate.  Watch for program updates in the coming months.

Check here to see our 2017 program Calendar-at-a-Glance

To let us know what you think of our programming please contact us at [email protected]


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Every 2nd Saturday of the month, November through March


Next walk, January 14

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 with $5 Admission/ free for members and children 12 and under. 508-693-9426.