CALENDAR OF EVENTS 


Registration links will be added throughout the season, at least three weeks prior to each lecture or tour.

 

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

please email [email protected] before signing up.

 

Jan 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join Arboretum docent Nancy Weaver for a special tour to celebrate Polly Hill’s birthday (Polly Hill’s birthday is Sunday, January 30, but the tour will be held on Thursday, January 27). In memory of Polly[...]
Jan 29 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am The Polly Hill Arboretum
Forest Bathing, or Shinrin-Yoku, a Japanese practice of relaxation in nature, has been shown to improve immune response, mental performance, and creativity. Enjoy an easy, mindful walk through beautiful Arboretum trees in a peaceful winter[...]
Feb 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join Laura Jordan, founder of Little Bird MV, for an hour of music and movement in nature for young children. Little Bird Music classes are seasonal, so we are singing and hearing about what we[...]
Feb 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join Laura Jordan, founder of Little Bird MV, for an hour of music and movement in nature for young children. Little Bird Music classes are seasonal, so we are singing and hearing about what we[...]
Feb 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
In every season the Arboretum offers something of beauty and interest to visitors. At this time of year, plants display unique foliage color, textures, structure, cones, and berries. This tour will be led by PHA’s[...]
Feb 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join Laura Jordan, founder of Little Bird MV, for an hour of music and movement in nature for young children. Little Bird Music classes are seasonal, so we are singing and hearing about what we[...]
Feb 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn how to confidently identify trees native to Martha’s Vineyard by their bark, twigs, needles, and fruit. Join Grounds Manager and Arborist Ian Jochems for a hands-on introductory Winter Tree ID workshop. We will start[...]
Feb 26 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am The Polly Hill Arboretum
Forest Bathing, or Shinrin-Yoku, a Japanese practice of relaxation in nature, has been shown to improve immune response, mental performance, and creativity. Enjoy an easy, mindful walk through beautiful Arboretum trees in a peaceful winter[...]
Mar 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
In every season the Arboretum offers something of beauty and interest to visitors. At this time of year, plants display unique foliage color, textures, structure, cones, and berries. This tour will be led by PHA’s[...]