Fridays in the Garden


Fridays in the Garden


First and third Friday of each month (day may vary)

10 – 11:30am


All ages


Free with admission


Start at the Warren H. Corning Visitor Center


We have many exciting programs in the months ahead.  Programs start with light refreshments, followed by a presentation or walk with the experts. No need for reservations. Dress for the weather/terrain and bring your cameras or binoculars. Programs and program dates are subject to change.  Please contact Anna Pavisich to confirm program.


Bring a friend to Fridays in the Garden and introduce them to all the beauty Holden has to offer.

Sept. 19

Meet Craig Schrader, our new horticulturist at Lantern Court, as he leads a tour of the estate's gardens. Find out what is new and how his plans for the future will shape this landmark garden.

Oct. 3

Come learn about the Trees Matter Summit, a new program at Holden that is teaching middle and upper school students about the importance of trees in their lives and in their communities. Sharon Graper, manager of academic services, will discuss this new initiative.

Nov. 14

Join Chad Clink, Holden’s community forester, as we stroll over to Working Woods, to tour the former sugarhouse, which has been converted into classrooms and also learn more about managing trees in your yard.


Also, enjoy the grand opening of Gifts from the Heart of Nature in the Corning Visitor Center, featuring a wonderful selection of gifts for the holiday.

Nov. 21

Enjoy a horticultural travel presentation by Bill Hendricks of Klyn Nurseries.

Dec. 12

It can’t possibly be December already!  Where did the year go? It's been an exciting year at Holden, so let's celebrate!  Join us at Lantern Court Arcade for our annual Christmas Celebration.  Bring a dessert or appetizer to share and also a White Elephant gift. 


Don't forget, its a wonderful time to become a member or share the gift of membership with a friend or family member.

Call Anna Pavisich at 440.602.8006 for directions or any other questions