Roots by Brian Zeigler
April 11 through November 24, 2019
Artist and Brooklyn Botanic Garden gardener Brian Zeigler uses an innovative process to create images of underground roots. This exhibit focuses on the complex root systems of edible plants.
Sonic Succulents: Plant Sounds and Vibrations at Brooklyn Botanic Garden by Adrienne Adar
Saturday, August 10, 2019
The artist amplifies familiar plants with handmade sensors so that visitors can interact with plant life through gentle touch and sound. Installations around the Garden will deepen visitors’ understanding of and connection to the natural world. Learn More about Sonic Succulents: Plant Sounds and Vibrations at Brooklyn Botanic Garden by Adrienne Adar
Saturday, August 10, 2019Families & Kids
Family Discovery Weekends
Saturday, August 10, 2019 | 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Hands-on stations throughout the garden’s meadow, woodland, and marsh habitats and in the vegetable garden encourage families to explore nature together. Learn More about Family Discovery Weekends
Summer Wellness with Herbal Medicine
Saturday, August 10, 2019 | 11 a.m.–1 p.m. | Preregistration Required
Learn the best ways to beat the heat this summer with botanicals. You will learn about the benefits of plants such as jewelweed, hibiscus, and Saint-John’s-wort, and how best to administer them in their various forms. Learn More about Summer Wellness with Herbal Medicine
Seasonal Highlights Tour
Saturday, August 10, 2019 | 1 p.m.–2 p.m.
Catch BBG’s burgeoning blossoms at their best and other highlights of the season in this free Garden-wide guided walk. Learn More about Seasonal Highlights Tour