•  Orchid Mania 2016

  •  The Eleanor Armstrong Smith Glasshouse

  •  Weddings at Cleveland Botanical Garden

  •  The Garden of Good and Evil: A Night in Havana

  •  The Holden Arboretum's Scientist Lecture Series

The Holden Arboretum

The Botanical Garden and Arboretum are growing together to build a greener, healthier Northeast Ohio. Together, we look forward to offering even more community outreach, education and visitor programs.

Orchid Mania

Thousands of orchids in every shape, size, scent and color
 

    Jan. 30 - March 6

 

Orchid Mania 2016

Summer Camp Registration Now Open: Register Here!

To view the interactive event & class calendar for the Botanical Garden and The Holden Arboretum, click here.

 

 

 

Garden of Good and Evil: A Night in Havana

Friday, February 19, 2016

Dare to step into the Garden of Good & Evil and you’ll be transported from the frigid Cleveland winter to sultry and exotic Havana in a benefit hosted by the Garden Young Leaders.

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 The Garden of Good and Evil: A Night in Havana

  

Winter Gourmets in the Garden

Wednesdays, Jan. 20, 27 and Feb. 3, 10, 17 & 24, 2016

Learn to make delicious dishes from some of Cleveland's top chefs and warm up on winter evenings while sampling some favorite comfort foods.

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Winter Gourmets in the Garden

 

Greater Cleveland Orchid Society Show and Vendor Sale

Saturday and Sunday, February 13-14, 2016

Browse beautiful orchids at this show and vendor sale sponsored by the Greater Cleveland Orchid Society.

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 Greater Cleveland Orchid Society Show and Vendor Sale

 

Fashion Meets the Botanicals

Saturday, January 30 through March 5, 2016

Join The Kent State University Fashion School for a botanically-inspired fabric and fashion arrangement leading up to the main event on March 5.

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Fashion Meets the Botanicals 

  

Ask the Orchid Doctor

Saturday, January 30, February 27 and March 5, 2016

The orchid doctor explains how to water, fertilize, re-pot and care for your orchids.

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Ask the Orchid Doctor 

 

Eleanor Squire Library Program: Orchids Around the World

Saturday, February 27, 2016

Travel around the world with instructor Tom Sampliner through this photographic survey of orchids found across the globe including Borneo, the Mediterranean, China and North America.

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Eleanor Squire Library Program: Orchids Around the World Photo by Tom Sampliner

 

Watercolor Pencil Workshop

Sunday, February 28, 2016

Sample a variety of the best new watercolor pencil brands on the market with instructor Susan Morse, while using the beauty of flora in the Glasshouse and orchids of Orchid Mania as composition matter.

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 Watercolor Pencil Workshop
 
 

 

Build an Orchid Terrarium

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Join Vice President of Horticulture, Cynthia Druckenbrod, to create your own orchid garden under glass using inspiration from the orchids of Orchid Mania. 

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 Build an Orchid Terrarium
 
 

 

 

Handpainting on Silk Workshop

Saturday, March 5, 2016

Use the orchids of Orchid Mania and discover the joy of silk painting, a medium somewhat like watercolor, only much more forgiving and fun with instructor, Gunter Schwegler.

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 Handpainting on Silk Workshop
 
 

 

To see and enroll in classes offered at The Holden Arboretum, please visit holdenarb.org/visit/classes or call 440.946.4400.

The Holden Arboretum is searching for area bands interested in taking part in the 2016 Summer Garden Concert Series. Apply by March 15.

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February 2, 2016


Glasshouse Explorations

1:30pm
Botanical Painting

10:00am
Orchid Mania

February 5, 2016


Glasshouse Explorations

10:00am
Orchid Mania

February 7, 2016


Glasshouse Explorations

12:00pm
Orchid Mania

February 9, 2016


Glasshouse Explorations

1:30pm
Botanical Painting

10:00am
Orchid Mania

February 16, 2016


Glasshouse Explorations

1:30pm
Botanical Painting

10:00am
Orchid Mania

February 20, 2016


Glasshouse Explorations

10:00am
Orchid Mania

8:15am
T'ai Chi Series

February 21, 2016


Glasshouse Explorations

12:00pm
Orchid Mania

February 23, 2016


Glasshouse Explorations

1:30pm
Botanical Painting

10:00am
Orchid Mania

February 26, 2016


Glasshouse Explorations

10:00am
Orchid Mania

February 1, 2016


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February 8, 2016


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February 15, 2016


GARDEN CLOSED

February 22, 2016


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February 29, 2016


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