Illuminate in the Gardens is taking place on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th November. See www.illuminatethegardens.co.uk for more information. The Gardens will be closed on Friday 3rd, Saturday 4th, Sunday 5th and Monday 6th for the staging of Illuminate. Apologies for any inconvenience. The Curator's House Restaurant can still be accessed via the Clarkehouse Main [...]
Plant sales continue throughout the Autumn. See "What's On" - "Listings" for more details.
This new book by Alison Hunter and Daniel King will be available at FOBS' events. See listings. Price £15.
The annual Art in the Gardens is this weekend, 2nd and 3rd September from 10.30 to 5.30.
The last summer holiday event is on Wednesday 23rd August. Starting at 1.00 with storytelling for younger children (about 20 minutes) followed by a minibeast hunt where children find, collect and with help identify minibeasts before drawing them. Meet in the Dorothy Fox Education Centre. See Education for more information. All children welcome.
Outdoor theatre production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" on 24th and 25th August at 7.00pm. Book online www.thepantaloons.co.uk. See listings.
Regular plant sales throughout the summer and autumn in the glasshouse behind the Dorothy Fox Education Centre. Check "Listings" under "What's On" to see details of the next plant sale.
Professors Nigel Dunnett and James Hitchmough will be giving a talk to FOBS on Tuesday, 24th January at 10.00 am on "Horticulture and Landscape Design: Education for the future". Visitor welcome £3.00.
Because of the building work there are no organised children's activities such as story telling but do say hello to the Bear in the Bear pit and his friends the elephants.
Look at What's On, Listings to see the outside theatre productions which are being put on during July and August.