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The State of Massachusetts

Garden Conservancy Events
Open Days Program
Rain or shine. $7 per garden.
The Garden Conservancy
11 Old Post RoadCold Spring
Information: The Garden Conservancy: 845-265-2029

Events in the Berkshires
April 16 thru May 7 - Wildflower Festival
Bartholomew's Cobble's unique geology creates ideal environment for abundance of wildflowers. Tours start at visitors center 3 times every day. Tours are given three times a day, at 10, 12 and 2. fee. More info: 413.298.3239x3013 or . Bartholomew’s Cobble, Sheffield
March 18 - Maple Days at the Old Homestead 10-2
Explore Bryant's sugar bush and learn about early American sugaring. Activities include guided walks through Homestead's sugar bush and outdoor historic sugaring demonstration. Fee. At William Cullen Bryant Homestead, CummingtonMore info: 413.628.4485 x3 or
April 22 - Earth Day Hike along The Rivulet Trail 10-Noon
Celebrate Earth Day with words of Thoreau & Bryant. This year is 200th anniversary of Bryant's Thanatopsis and Thoreau's birthday. In collaboration with The Walden Woods Statewide Read, we will read quotes from both Thoreau's works and Bryant's nature poems in celebration of the two writers' love for the outdoors and the natural world. Hike old growth forest along The Rivulet Trail. Fee. More info: 413.532.1631x3110 or William Cullen Bryant Homestead, Cummington
The Trustees of Reservations
1 Sergeant Street
PO Box 792
Stockbridge, 413.298.3239 x3013

Arnold Arboretum Events
Weekends - Guided Tours
Saturdays: 10:30, Sundays: 1.
Begin at Hunnewell Building, unless otherwise noted (check website), last approximately 90 minutes, geared toward adults. Free. For individuals, not organized groups.
Mondays & Thursdays - Guided Tours 10:30-Noon
Meet at Hunnewell Building. Learn highlights of Arboretum history, the collections, seasonal interest. April 25 thru June (not May 30). Information: or 617.384.5209. Schedule and details online. Inclement weather: 617.384.5209.
The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University
125 Arborway
Boston, MA 02130-3500

Berkshire Botanical Garden Events
Berkshire Botanical Garden
5 West Stockbridge Road

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