Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Mar 05 2020 except Thu Feb 20 2020.
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Arnold Arboretum - 125 Arborway, Boston, MA
You may have the desire to make a garden, but then grapple with how to start designing your home garden spaces. Why not get some help in designing a layout for an area of your yard in this beginner-level class? Learn the organizational components of a coherent garden and practice the process of design with award-winning designer Christie Dustman. You will leave class with a plan in progress from which to continue your design explorations. This class is primarily about garden spaces rather than specific plant selection. In the final class, Christie will present various ways to work with... Read more about Garden Design Workshop for Home Gardeners
Fellow Jen Thum explores the basics of ancient Egyptian representation, including why their bodies seem to “walk like an Egyptian.”
Our galleries are full of stories—this series of drop-in talks gives visitors a chance to hear the best ones! The talks highlight new works on view, take a fresh look at old favorites, investigate artists’ materials and techniques, and reveal the latest discoveries by curators, conservators, fellows, visiting artists, technologists, and other contributors.
Offered by: Jen Thum, Inga Maren Otto Curatorial Fellow,...
Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Feb 13 2020 .
12:00pm to 3:00pm
This intensive introductory course will provide you with the knowledge, skills, and understanding to create a great-looking garden that is healthier for people and the environment. This class is based on the principles of the Sustainable Sites Initiative (sustainablesites.org), the nation’s first rating system for sustainable landscapes. The comprehensive curriculum covers a range of topics, including soils, water, plants, and landscape materials. (Note: This is not a garden design class, but a practical class on how to garden and care for sites that is most beneficial for the...
Come Freecycle with us during course previews week! Donate items you no longer need and pass them along to someone who could use them, and/or pick up something you didn’t know you needed, choosing to reuse instead of buying new. Perennially popular Freecycle items include: books, office supplies, clothing, tools. toys, furniture, and plants. Leave off donations in the Freecycle collection bin in the Gutman Vestibule between January 2 – 22, or just drop them off with the Green Team the morning of the Freecycle between 9:30-11am. No need to donate to pick up...
Repeats every month on the 25 of September until Wed Sep 25 2019 . Also includes Wed Oct 23 2019, Wed Nov 13 2019, Wed Nov 20 2019, Wed Dec 04 2019, Wed Jan 15 2020, Wed Jan 22 2020, Wed Feb 12 2020, Wed Mar 11 2020, Wed Mar 25 2020, Wed Apr 29 2020, Wed May 06 2020, Wed May 20 2020, Wed Jun 24 2020.
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Harvard and affiliated hospital faculty, staff, and retirees are invited to attend a free onliine webinar.
Buying a primary residence - Topics include:
How much can I really afford to pay and what type of mortgage makes the most sense?
What is a Purchase and Sale Agreement?
How does the process, from offer to acceptance to closing, work?