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.

Garden Guardians

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

Want to become a guardian of the Botanical Garden? This group of intrepid volunteers performs vital maintenance work such as weeding existing beds, identifying and managing invasive plants, maintaining paths, and more. Join to help us keep the site a wonderful place for its visitors. If interested in joining this group, please fill out the volunteer […]

Volunteer Fair

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

Looking for a way to connect to nature? Interested in giving back to the community on an extremely flexible basis? Come explore the Garden's Volunteer Opportunities! We are looking for Garden Ambassadors to lead tours of the Garden and represent the Garden by tabling at community events. Other openings include: -Garden Guardians who remove invasive […]

Donate to Dine Deadline

Donate to Dine Certificates expire March 31st. Use your certificate at Food of All Nations today!

Garden Guardians

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

Want to become a guardian of the Botanical Garden? This group of intrepid volunteers performs vital maintenance work such as weeding existing beds, identifying and managing invasive plants, maintaining paths, and more. Join to help us keep the site a wonderful place for its visitors. If interested in joining this group, please fill out the volunteer […]

Event Series Garden Site Tour

Garden Site Tour

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

Tours will bring you up to date on all happenings and plans for our exciting public garden. Tours are approximately 45 minutes. Tours will be limited to 16 people, be sure to RSVP to reserve your space. The Garden is located at 950 Melbourne Road. Parking is available along Melbourne Road. The site tends to […]

Little Nature Explorers in the Garden-Animal Signs & Tracks

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

Little Nature Explorers enjoy stories, discoveries, and art in the Garden. Every session has a new topic and includes story time, art, and nature discovery! This week’s topic is: Animal Signs & Tracks Signs that spring is here! Search for woodpecker holes, birds’ nests, snail shells, feathers, erosion, and other signs from the animals that call the […]

Create with Nature: Blooms

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

Create With Nature on Wednesday, April 10th 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 eye out for story pages as you enjoy your walk. Walk-ins are welcome at this free program, but we invite you to register by emailing programs@piedmontgarden.org […]

Little Nature Explorers in the Garden-Puddle Life

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

Little Nature Explorers enjoy stories, discoveries, and art in the Garden. Every session has a new topic and includes story time, art, and nature discovery! This week’s topic is: Puddle Life Puddles: nature's bathtub, drinking water, and unique home. Find out about the importance of puddles and their unique ecosystem. This special program is geared towards […]

Garden Guardians

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

Want to become a guardian of the Botanical Garden? This group of intrepid volunteers performs vital maintenance work such as weeding existing beds, identifying and managing invasive plants, maintaining paths, and more. Join to help us keep the site a wonderful place for its visitors. If interested in joining this group, please fill out the volunteer […]