Olbrich Home Rooted and Growing

June 2018

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SUN

03

IRIS SHOW

12:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.

The Madison Area Iris Society organizes this show of iris rhizomes, the roots that grow into iris plants. For more information call 608-271-3607.

SUN

10

HERB DAY
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Bring your kids, friends and family and come celebrate medicinal herbs and plants with us! Free classes indoors, and herb walks in the garden are featured all day. Shop the Herbal Marketplace between your chosen events for herbal teas, tinctures, salves, soaps, plants and books. Free admission for everyone! Rain or Shine!

Organized by Madison Herbal Institute and the Madison Chapter of the American Herbalist Guild. For more information, contact Kate McFeeley

SAT
16

moreinfooLBRICH bOTANICAL gARDENS CLOSED
Olbrich's outdoor gardens, Bolz Conservatory, Growing Gifts shop, and Botanical Center are closed all day in preparation for Rhapsody in Bloom.

SAT
16

moreinfoRHAPSODY IN BLOOM  (TICKETED EVENT)
6 - 11 p.m.

Come dine and drift through gorgeous summer gardens at Olbrich Botanical Gardens' Rhapsody in Bloom Benefit Gala. Mingle with friends throughout the lush summer gardens, then enjoy dinner under elegant white tents at Madison's largest garden party.

SUN
17

rose show (Cancelled)
Noon - 4 p.m.

Unfortunately, the Madison Rose Society was forced to cancel this show due to late winter weather affecting growing conditions.

The Madison Rose Society organizes this indoor exhibit of cut roses and arrangements in all sizes and colors. Members of the Rose Society will be available to answer questions. When you're through, be sure to stroll through Olbrich's two acre Rose Garden. For more information call 608-634-2146. Free and open to the public.

TUE
19

moreinfoconcerts in the gardenS

Caravan Gypsy Swing Ensemble

Hot Gypsy Jazz

7 - 8 p.m.
Enjoy the evening with a concert on the Great Lawn of Olbrich's outdoor gardens. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Picnics are allowed in the Gardens for Tuesday concerts only. Hotdogs and brats will be available for purchase from the Madison East Kiwanis Club. In case of rain, concerts will be held indoors. A $2 donation is suggested.

TUE
26

moreinfoconcerts in the gardens

Trapper Schoepp

Folk Rock/Story Songs

7 - 8 p.m.

Enjoy the evening with a concert on the Great Lawn of Olbrich's outdoor gardens. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Picnics are allowed in the Gardens for Tuesday concerts only. Hotdogs and brats will be available for purchase from the Madison East Kiwanis Club. In case of rain, concerts will be held indoors. A $2 donation is suggested.

May

06

thru
OCT
14

moreinfo ONGOING: guided garden strolls

Sundays, May 6 - October 14

1:30 & 3 p.m.
Get an insider's view of Olbrich's outdoor gardens during a free guided garden stroll. All ages are welcome for this casual overview of the Gardens.

   

Olbrich Botanical Gardens is operated as a public-private partnership between the City of Madison Parks Division and the Olbrich Botanical Society.
Olbrich Botanical Gardens | 3330 Atwood Avenue, Madison, WI 53704. | Phone: (608)246-4550 | Fax: (608)246-4719