Grow your garden know-how by attending a free-with-admission program.
Join us every Saturday and Sunday at 1:30 p.m. in the Tropical Forest Conservatory (except as noted below) for demonstrations on a wide variety of topics, free with admission! From origami to orchids and medicinal plants to monarchs, local experts bring it all to you surrounded by the beauty of our gardens.
Healthy Eating for Kids | Let's Move Pittsburgh
Sat., Oct. 6 | 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
East African Palm Weaving | United Somali Bantu of Greater Pittsburgh
Sat., Oct. 6
Fall Swag Created from Dried Grasses, Pods and Flowers | Lorrie Easudes
Sun., Oct. 7
Essential Oils | Deb Bosco
Sat., Oct. 13
Botanical Embroidery | Embroiderer's Guild
Sun., Oct. 14 | Noon – 2 p.m.
Meet a Scientist | Science Communication Fellows
Sat., Oct. 20 | 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Origami | Origami Club of Pittsburgh
Sun., Oct. 21 | 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Planning Your Spring Garden | Tim Choltco
Sat., Oct. 27
Floral Arrangements to Die For | Chris Holt
Sun., Oct. 28
Photos © Paul g. Wiegman