CALENDAR OF EVENTS 


Registration links for Botanical Spotlight tours will be added at the beginning of each month.

 

Members receive free or discounted registration fees. If you are unsure of your membership status,

please email [email protected] before signing up.

 

Aug 8 all-day
Please note: The plant sale / Visitor Center will be closed today. We will reopen tomorrow with normal hours. Choose from our selection of wildflowers, trees, shrubs, and perennials. These plants, many of which are[...]
Aug 9 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Tuesday mornings at 9am. Registration is currently posted through May. Sign up for one or all! Stay tuned for summer registration. Deepen your appreciation of nature by joining in a mindful hour of gentle movements[...]
Aug 9 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am Polly Hill Arboretum
Summer Guided Arboretum Tours Learn about the history, people, and plants that make Polly Hill Arboretum a special place on one of our daily tours from a knowledgeable volunteer guide. HOW IT WORKS: Registration is[...]
Aug 9 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Sponsored by The Nature Conservancy Join Grounds Manager Ian Jochems to learn strategies for invasive plant and weed management at PHA that you can use in your own garden. We will cover trees, shrubs, vines,[...]
Aug 9 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Choose from our selection of wildflowers, trees, shrubs, and perennials. These plants, many of which are Polly Hill introductions or Island natives, are chosen for their superior qualities and adaptability to our local climate. Thank[...]
Aug 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Relax under the shade of a tree and enjoy summer with your family while listening to a nature-based children’s book read by one of our volunteers. A simple walk or activity related to the book[...]
Aug 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am Polly Hill Arboretum
Summer Guided Arboretum Tours Learn about the history, people, and plants that make Polly Hill Arboretum a special place on one of our daily tours from a knowledgeable volunteer guide. HOW IT WORKS: Registration is[...]
Aug 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join PHA Grounds Manager/Arborist Ian Jochems for a Botanical Spotlight Tour highlighting our new Native Tree Trail! On this tour, Ian will take you on a stroll through our new woodland tree that highlights trees[...]
Aug 10 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Choose from our selection of wildflowers, trees, shrubs, and perennials. These plants, many of which are Polly Hill introductions or Island natives, are chosen for their superior qualities and adaptability to our local climate. Thank[...]
Aug 10 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Annual David H. Smith Memorial Lecture Heather McCargo, founder of Wild Seed Project, will share the many reasons we should bring native flora back into our developed landscapes. Native plants are excellent additions to our[...]
Aug 11 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am Polly Hill Arboretum
Summer Guided Arboretum Tours Learn about the history, people, and plants that make Polly Hill Arboretum a special place on one of our daily tours from a knowledgeable volunteer guide. HOW IT WORKS: Registration is[...]
Aug 11 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Choose from our selection of wildflowers, trees, shrubs, and perennials. These plants, many of which are Polly Hill introductions or Island natives, are chosen for their superior qualities and adaptability to our local climate. Thank[...]
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Polly Hill Arboretum
Summer Guided Arboretum Tours Learn about the history, people, and plants that make Polly Hill Arboretum a special place on one of our daily tours from a knowledgeable volunteer guide. HOW IT WORKS: Registration is[...]
Aug 12 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Choose from our selection of wildflowers, trees, shrubs, and perennials. These plants, many of which are Polly Hill introductions or Island natives, are chosen for their superior qualities and adaptability to our local climate. Thank[...]
Aug 13 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Choose from our selection of wildflowers, trees, shrubs, and perennials. These plants, many of which are Polly Hill introductions or Island natives, are chosen for their superior qualities and adaptability to our local climate. Thank[...]
Aug 14 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Choose from our selection of wildflowers, trees, shrubs, and perennials. These plants, many of which are Polly Hill introductions or Island natives, are chosen for their superior qualities and adaptability to our local climate. Thank[...]
Aug 15 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Choose from our selection of wildflowers, trees, shrubs, and perennials. These plants, many of which are Polly Hill introductions or Island natives, are chosen for their superior qualities and adaptability to our local climate. Thank[...]
Aug 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
The Little Sprouts Caregiver & Me classes are narrative storytelling yoga classes with an incorporation of free flowing creative movement, music and art. Each class is themed and includes an introduction to yoga poses, a[...]
Aug 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Tuesday mornings at 9am. Registration is currently posted through May. Sign up for one or all! Stay tuned for summer registration. Deepen your appreciation of nature by joining in a mindful hour of gentle movements[...]
Aug 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am Polly Hill Arboretum
Summer Guided Arboretum Tours Learn about the history, people, and plants that make Polly Hill Arboretum a special place on one of our daily tours from a knowledgeable volunteer guide. HOW IT WORKS: Registration is[...]
Aug 16 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Choose from our selection of wildflowers, trees, shrubs, and perennials. These plants, many of which are Polly Hill introductions or Island natives, are chosen for their superior qualities and adaptability to our local climate. Thank[...]
Aug 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Relax under the shade of a tree and enjoy summer with your family while listening to a nature-based children’s book read by one of our volunteers. A simple walk or activity related to the book[...]
Aug 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am Polly Hill Arboretum
Summer Guided Arboretum Tours Learn about the history, people, and plants that make Polly Hill Arboretum a special place on one of our daily tours from a knowledgeable volunteer guide. HOW IT WORKS: Registration is[...]
Aug 17 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Choose from our selection of wildflowers, trees, shrubs, and perennials. These plants, many of which are Polly Hill introductions or Island natives, are chosen for their superior qualities and adaptability to our local climate. Thank[...]
Aug 17 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Co-hosted with BiodiversityWorks Join Denver Holt, one of the world’s leading Snowy Owl experts, as he discusses these magnificent and gritty creatures as they move through their life cycle – taking it from the top[...]
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am Polly Hill Arboretum
Summer Guided Arboretum Tours Learn about the history, people, and plants that make Polly Hill Arboretum a special place on one of our daily tours from a knowledgeable volunteer guide. HOW IT WORKS: Registration is[...]
Aug 18 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Choose from our selection of wildflowers, trees, shrubs, and perennials. These plants, many of which are Polly Hill introductions or Island natives, are chosen for their superior qualities and adaptability to our local climate. Thank[...]
Aug 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Polly Hill Arboretum
Summer Guided Arboretum Tours Learn about the history, people, and plants that make Polly Hill Arboretum a special place on one of our daily tours from a knowledgeable volunteer guide. HOW IT WORKS: Registration is[...]
Aug 19 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Choose from our selection of wildflowers, trees, shrubs, and perennials. These plants, many of which are Polly Hill introductions or Island natives, are chosen for their superior qualities and adaptability to our local climate. Thank[...]
Aug 20 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Choose from our selection of wildflowers, trees, shrubs, and perennials. These plants, many of which are Polly Hill introductions or Island natives, are chosen for their superior qualities and adaptability to our local climate. Thank[...]
Monday 8/8: The Plant Sale & Visitor Center will be closed today. The grounds remain open.