All programs are free and open to the public. Minors under 18 must be accompanied by a supervising adult approved by the legal guardian.

Email rsvp@piedmontgarden.org to register for a program or ask a question.

Little Nature Explorers in the Garden – Black Bears

Botanical Garden of the Piedmont 950 Melbourne Road, Charlottesville, VA, United States

Little Nature Explorers is a weekly program on Fridays from 10am -11:15am. Every session has a new topic and includes story time, art, and nature discovery! This week’s topic is: […]

Little Nature Explorers in the Garden-Bird Beaks

Botanical Garden of the Piedmont 950 Melbourne Road, Charlottesville, VA, United States

Little Nature Explorers is a weekly program on Fridays from 10am -11:15am. Every session has a new topic and includes story time, art, and nature discovery! This week’s topic is: […]

Turtle Time at the Garden

Botanical Garden of the Piedmont 950 Melbourne Road, Charlottesville, VA, United States

Join us on the last Saturday in July to learn about turtles from turtle enthusiast Jennifer Bryerton. Starting at 10 am, Jennifer and a turtle friend will be at the […]

Turtle Time at the Garden

Botanical Garden of the Piedmont 950 Melbourne Road, Charlottesville, VA, United States

Join us on the last Saturday in July for a more in-depth workshop geared to ages 12 and up, come at 10:30 for a workshop in the do's and don'ts […]

Butterfly Tour

Botanical Garden of the Piedmont 950 Melbourne Road, Charlottesville, VA, United States

Join Nancy on this guided tour to learn about different types of native butterflies and the plants that go with them. Terrain is gentle but requires sturdy, waterproof footwear. Reserve […]

Storytime at the Garden – Presented by JMRL Gordon Ave Branch

Botanical Garden of the Piedmont 950 Melbourne Road, Charlottesville, VA, United States

Bring a blanket or chairs for stories and rhymes outside at Charlottesville's Botanical Garden of the Piedmont.  After storytime, you can enjoy the garden, trek the trails, delight in the […]

Create with Nature

Botanical Garden of the Piedmont 950 Melbourne Road, Charlottesville, VA, United States

Create With Nature on Wednesday, August 14th from 10:30-11:15 am! Visit the Garden for a nature themed art activity with Bruce Gatling-Austin. Stay for a stroll through the Garden. Keep an […]

Create with Nature

Botanical Garden of the Piedmont 950 Melbourne Road, Charlottesville, VA, United States

Create With Nature on Wednesday, August 14th from 10:30-11:15 am! Visit the Garden for a nature themed art activity with Bruce Gatling-Austin. Stay for a stroll through the Garden. Keep an […]

Butterfly Tour

Botanical Garden of the Piedmont 950 Melbourne Road, Charlottesville, VA, United States

Join Nancy on this guided tour to learn about different types of native butterflies and the plants that go with them. Terrain is gentle but requires sturdy, waterproof footwear. Reserve […]