June

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Join award-winning nature and food writer Eugenia Bone for a taste of her latest creation, the Fantastic Fungi Community Cookbook, a compilation of recipes from mushroom more...
224CKG214O 06/29 We 6:00pm-7:30pm Bone
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn how to grow garden-fresh vegetables and herbs year-round. Discover which varieties do best in containers and how to care for them. Special attention is paid more...
224GAR200MO 06/29 We 6:00pm-8:00pm Novak
ONLINE

This lecture will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Though we often see them as utilitarian extensions of our homes, gardens are much more than ornament or recreation. We think of ourselves as the users, more...
224LAN810O 06/29 We 11:00am-12:00pm Golden
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Designed for students who want a user–friendly introduction to plant science, this course surveys the major groups of plants—flowering plants, conifers, ferns, and bryophytes—focusing on plant more...
224HRT300HO 06/30 Th 1:00pm-3:00pm Alvarez
ONLINE

July

This blended class meets online for some sessions and on NYBG grounds for others. Registered students will receive login instructions and a syllabus with specifics.
Learn to identify the insects common to the northeastern United States that more...
231HRT381BBL 07/05 Tu 6:15pm-8:30pm Kokinchak
BLENDED

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn how to design and implement a horticultural therapy program in the private or public sector. Gain skills in developing program proposals, writing protocols, establishing evaluation more...
231THR409AO 07/05 Tu 6:30pm-9:00pm Czarnecki
ONLINE

Learn to measure and monitor the ecological diversity observed and celebrated in and around New York City environs. Practice using field techniques for recording observations in nature while walking along trails in the Garden. Explore the biodiversity within your chosen more...
231NAT323 07/06 We 9:00am-12:00pm Slowik
NYBG

This blended class meets online for some sessions and on NYBG grounds for others. Registered students will receive login instructions and a syllabus with specifics.
Gain insights into the causes and characteristics of developmental, sensory, physical, behavioral, more...
231THR402BL 07/06 We 6:00pm-8:30pm D'Amico
BLENDED

This blended class meets online for some sessions and on NYBG grounds for others. Registered students will receive login instructions and a syllabus with specifics.
Horticultural therapy is practiced in a multitude of behavioral health settings, including more...
231THR404BBL 07/06 We 6:30pm-9:00pm Krus, HTR
BLENDED

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
This intro class teaches you basic botanical illustration techniques to help you make realistic drawings of branches, stems, leaves, and flowers using graphite and colored pencil. more...
231BIL145DO 07/07 Th 6:00pm-9:00pm Lyness
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Farmers in Ethiopia are already experiencing the impacts of climate change through altered drought cycles and the increased presence of a variety of pests. NYBG ethnobotanist more...
231BOT340O 07/07 Th 10:00am-1:00pm McAlvay
Asfaw
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Pen and ink, among the most versatile and useful media, can be used to create high quality, easily reproducible drawings. Learn how to produce different strokes more...
231BIL400O 07/08 Fr 11:00am-2:00pm Morley
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Building on Botanical Drawing I skills, learn to tone fruit, vegetables, leaves, and branches. Focus on concepts of light source, value, and shading to create form. more...
231BIL302CO 07/09 Sa 11:00am-2:00pm Rawlins
ONLINE

"Put up" your peaches using time-honored canning techniques for three preparations that will extend the bounty of your favorite stone fruits long after summer is gone. Create a compote to top your summer desserts; prepare for fall with warming spices; more...
231CKG231 07/09 Sa 11:00am-2:00pm Nocera
NYBG

This blended class meets online for some sessions and on NYBG grounds for others. Registered students will receive login instructions and a syllabus with specifics.

Become familiar with the identification, culture, and landscape use of annuals and select tender more...
231HRT341BBL 07/09 Sa 9:00am-11:00am Ruggiero
BLENDED

Class will take place outside on NYBG grounds and follow current safety procedures. Registered students will be sent information regarding meeting location and log-in information.
When surrounded by the tranquil beauty of trees, the mind naturally becomes more...
231WEL145C 07/10 Su 10:30am-12:00pm Cunningham
NYBG

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Bring cheer into your home and exercise your botanical creativity, with live, real-time guidance. Watch your fellow students' efforts online and get personal critiques from your more...
231FDN243DO 07/11 Mo 6:00pm-8:00pm Edinger
ONLINE

In just five weeks, you can complete all classroom credits toward the NYBG Certificate, so you can get started on your internship requirement ASAP. Working one-on-one with floral design professionals, you'll create dozens of arrangements in diverse styles for many more...
231FDN950 07/11 Mo 10:00am-5:00pm Cawley
Woodson
Mele
Werber
Norman
Raimondi, CLP
Miura
NYBG

In just three weeks, complete more than 40% of the coursework required for the Certificate and gain a solid base in the principles of environmentally sound gardening from expert professionals. You'll also see how these principles are put into practice more...
231GAR950 07/11 Mo 9:00am-4:00pm Cappello-Ruggiero
Kokinchak
Ruggiero
Brown
Eierman, EcoBeneficial
Himmelman
Tryba
NYBG

In four weeks, earn 25% of the course hours required for the NYBG Certificate in Landscape Design. Including interactive classes with top landscape architects, designers, and guest lecturers; trips to historic sites; and the Garden's incomparable resources, this summer program more...
231LAN960 07/11 Mo 9:00am-5:00pm Merritt
Poccia
Arrington
Ruggiero
NYBG

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.

Learn how to identify this unique order of insects as they take to the skies in early summer. Study their biology, behavior, habitat associations, and more...
231NAT311O 07/11 Mo 6:00pm-8:00pm Wells
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Trees may appear to be strong and silent, but they can "talk"—to one another, to other plants, and to animals and insects. Discover how trees more...
231BOT385BO 07/12 Tu 6:00pm-8:00pm Kutos
ONLINE

Note the "Location" of each session, as we have in-person and online options. Price differences may apply. Confirmation emails contain specific class instructions.
Designed for students who want a user–friendly introduction to plant science, this course surveys the major more...
231HRT300E 07/12 Tu 6:00pm-8:15pm Schondorf-Seghrouchni
MDTN

Historical bartenders and modern mixologists have long used a great variety of herbal and botanical ingredients to add flavor, body, and visual flair to drinks. Go beyond the garnish to explore the world of oleo-saccharums, infusions, simple syrups, and tinctures more...
231CKG240 07/13 We 6:00pm-9:00pm Freeman
MDTN

Note the "Location" of each section, as we have in-person and online options. Price differences may apply. Confirmation emails contain specific class instructions.
Gain an introduction to the terminology, concepts, and basic principles of landscape design through lectures and more...
231LAN100D 07/13 We 6:00pm-9:00pm Brown
MDTN

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Apply your understanding of contours, perspective, and tone to drawing three distinct types of flowers. The object is to accurately draw a fully toned flowering plant. more...
231BIL303AO 07/14 Th 11:00am-2:00pm Nemergut
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Are you a plant-lover eager to up your game and start distinguishing one species from another? Then this is the class for you! Using commonly known more...
231BOT308CO 07/15 Fr 10:00am-12:00pm Holmes
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Learn the basic watercolor techniques used by botanical artists while painting succulents from a provided photograph. A photograph will be provided for reference. Flat wash, more...
231BIL233O 07/16 Sa 11:00am-4:30pm Sapanara
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Professional prop stylist Robin Zachary shares her techniques for styling Instagram-worthy photos using dried and fresh flowers, herbs, branches and plants. She'll demonstrate how to curate more...
231FDN312O 07/16 Sa 11:00am-1:00pm Zachary
ONLINE

Delicate and feathery or tall and structural, ferns are the perfect choice to make shady, moist pockets of your garden come alive. In a lushly illustrated talk combined with walks on Garden grounds, Mobee Weinstein—NYBG Foreman of Gardeners for Outdoor more...
231GAR348 07/16 Sa 9:00am-11:00am Weinstein
NYBG

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Colors—like flowers themselves—evoke feeling and sentiment, and set the mood. Explore the role of color in floral design using a spectrum of flowers. This course gives more...
231FDN306BO 07/18 Mo 6:00pm-8:30pm Edinger
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Join the cut flower farming revolution! Discover the basics of how to design, plant, grow, and harvest a cutting garden that will be productive throughout the more...
231HRT142CO 07/18 Mo 6:15pm-8:15pm Breyer
ONLINE

Note the "Location" of each session, as we have in-person and online options. Price differences may apply. Confirmation emails contain specific class instructions.
Accurate observation translates into sensitive, realistic drawings and is an essential skill for botanical artists. Using more...
231BIL301D 07/19 Tu 11:00am-2:00pm Nemergut
NYBG

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Award-winning scientific illustrator Rogério Lupo shares how to finely render a wide variety of organic textures, from slim hairs and iridescent scales to striations and deep more...
231BIL493O 07/19 Tu 11:00am-2:00pm Lupo
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Emerging research suggests that mushrooms may be beneficial for brain and nerve health. Discover the properties of different species and learn where medicinal mushrooms occur locally. more...
231WEL181O 07/19 Tu 6:00pm-8:00pm Michelotti
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Have you ever wondered why a strawberry is not considered a berry, but a tomato is? Or what part of a plant is celery? Dig deeper more...
231BOT293O 07/21 Th 6:00pm-7:30pm Gibbard
ONLINE

This lecture will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
A massively diverse group of organisms, fungi support and sustain nearly all living systems. They throw our concepts of individuality and even intelligence into question. They more...
231BOT819O 07/21 Th 11:00am-12:00pm Sheldrake
Bone
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Experience the meditative quality of origami, the simple yet intricate art of folding paper. We'll create a variety of flowers—from tulips and carnations to roses and more...
231CRF269O 07/21 Th 11:00am-1:00pm Raab
ONLINE

This class will take place online with ample opportunity for one on one feedback from the instructor.
This workshop will impart the instructor's method of using dry brush watercolor to replicate the colors, form, and texture more...
231BIL278O 07/23 Sa 11:00am-4:30pm Di Costanzo
ONLINE

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Containers are wonderful in any setting—whether alone on a windowsill or terrace, or incorporated into a yard or formal garden. Learn a comprehensive approach to designing more...
231GAR200RO 07/23 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Marsh
ONLINE

NYBG's lush grounds and various habitats provide a remarkable opportunity to observe and study butterflies. Join naturalist Ken Chaya in search of a wide variety of colorful butterflies known to feast on summer flowers in ourarea. You'll learn how field more...
231NAT328 07/23 Sa 10:00am-1:00pm Chaya
NYBG

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Celebrate National Moth Week with its co-founder Elena Tartaglia! She'll detail the essential roles that moths play in ecosystems as pollinators, links in food webs, and more...
231NAT348O 07/25 Mo 6:30pm-7:30pm Tartaglia
ONLINE

The focus of this individualized intensive training is on physical medicine and rehabilitation. We'll discuss the history and philosophy of the program,and how the therapist functions within a healthcare team. Participate in horticulture treatment sessions that deal with patient functioning, more...
231THR525B 07/26 Tu 9:00am-2:30pm Wichrowski
OFS

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Drawing from sources as far back as Ebers Papyrus, an Egyptian medical treatise from 1550 BCE, as well as stories from his own experience as an more...
231WEL208O 07/26 Tu 6:30pm-7:30pm Morrison
ONLINE

Spend an inspiring day honing your floral design and social media marketing skills! In the morning, craft a lush design in the Flemish style with a modern twist. Then, style still life vignettes using your arrangement and a variety of more...
231FDN318 07/30 Sa 10:00am-5:00pm Mele
Jamison
MDTN
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