Bloedel Conservatory Limited Re-opening!Wednesday, September 30 11:00 AM - 5:45 PM
VBGA Members and general public: Tickets for visiting Bloedel Conservatory are available online only.
VBGA Members: book here.
General public do not need a password to book.
Learn about the safety measures being taken at Bloedel Conservatory: Read more
Artists for Conservation Festival 2020Thursday, October 1 - Sunday, October 4 11:00am- 4:00pm
Featuring the world’s top conservation-themed art exhibit with programming throughout the garden. Presented in partnership with the VBGA and the Vancouver Park Board. Free admission for VBGA members.Learn More
SpringSaturday, March 20 2021 - Sunday, June 20 2021
In spring the Garden is bursting with cheerful rhododendrons, stunning magnolias, delicate cherry blossoms and bloom-full camellias – to mention a few…Learn More
Harvest Illustration (ONLINE)Saturday, September 12 10:00am-12:00pm
Learn the process of drawing from observation through the study of harvest vegetables. In this two-hour workshop, Katharine Dickinson will teach techniques to create an accurate representation of a vegetable with step-by-step demonstrations. Join in online from the comfort of your home, and leave class with a foundation in tonal harvest drawing.
Local Plants and Pollinators (ONLINE)Thursday, September 24 5.30pm - 7.00pm
Herbalist and educator Lori Snyder will introduce you to the bees, butterflies, and other bugs that can be found in your own backyard and share her knowledge of native plants of the Pacific Northwest region. Become a caretaker of the Earth, and learn which plants you can add to your garden to support pollinators and their ecology.
Forest Therapy Walk (Audio-Guided)Sunday, September 27 4:00pm-5:30pm
Connect to the self, your senses, and nature in this audio-guided Forest Therapy Walk with Ken Ouendag. Calm the mind and experience the health benefits of Forest Bathing – a restorative and mindful practice inspired by the Japanese tradition of Shinrin-Yoku.