Eco Printing and Yoga in the Garden

Sunday, November 3, 3:00 – 5:30 pmFees: $35 Non-Member,$20 Boxerwood MembersTo register,email:info@boxerwood.org Become a member when you register to save $15 on your registration fee and receive member discounts for future events! Visit Boxerwood.org/join to become a member today! Ecoprinting is the process of printing on cloth or paper using natural materials such as leaves, flowers, seeds, grasses, and bark. Through a steaming …

3rd Annual Carve-A-Palooza

Boxerwood needs lots and lots of carved pumpkins to make this year’s Pumpkin Walk a success! Thursday, October 2412:45 – 3:45 pm Meet at the hill next to Waddell at the corner of Jordan & Highland Hosted by Discovery Heights A pumpkin carving party to support Boxerwood’s Pumpkin Walk. Last year, Discovery Heights contributed a whopping 33 pumpkins and we would …

Are You Ready to Join Us For The Pumpkin Walk ?

October 25 & 26, 6:00 – 8:30 pm(rain date Sunday, October 27) Our popular Pumpkin Walk returns in a new garden space at Boxerwood. Lit jack-o-lanterns will wind through Boxerwood’s trails for a night of fear-free fun for all ages. You provide the pumpkins and your carving creativity, and we’ll provide the venue, complete with donuts, hot drinks for sale …

Sound Bath in the Garden

Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 4:00 – 5:15 pm Fee: $15 – A portion of proceeds from this event will be donated to Boxerwood Hosted by Boxerwod Nature Center & Woodland Garden and Metta Vibrations Unwind and relax in the beautiful gardens at Boxerwood for a gentle Sound Bath experience. We will gather on the lovely Boxerwood property and begin with gentle …

Have a Brew for Boxerwood

An enthusiastic time was had by all at Great Valley Farm Brewery for the first of several events celebrating Boxerwood’s 20th Anniversary A few highlights from the afternoon include Boxerwood board members Jessica Buhler and Matt Crance entertaining kids, great tunes by Honest Labor, and a fun (slightly competitive) raffle of our new sustainability theme kits packaged in our new …

Beyond Recycling: Strategies for Low-Waste Households

By popular demand, Alex Wilson, presenter of Beyond Recycling: Strategies for Low Waste Households has provided a brief summary on how you can reduce dependency on plastic by focusing on three specific areas . Thanks to Alex and all of our presenters for the latest round of Walk & Talk workshops Alex Wilson is studying environmental law at W&L Fossil fuel companies …

. . . with a little help from our friends

Although education is our focus,our facilities need maintenance to keep us up and running. We are seeking faithful funders to help with immediate needs this fall. $4,100 – HVAC mini-split – Our boiler is almost 70 years old, and in danger of failure! Help us secure a dependable heat source for the Lodge this winter. $1,800 – Arborist – We must attend to large dead …

THANK YOU! To Our Project NEST Education Appeal Donors

Your generosity helps off-set the costs of delivering our award-winning programs to all the local school districts in Rockbridge County. The funding gap for our Project NEST program this fiscal year is the final $20,000 needed to continue this award-winning program. We started this school year with a $20,000 gap in funding for Project NEST (Nurturing Environmental Stewardship Together), our …

The Wildflower Economy

Have you ever thought about why non-profits exist? In our economic landscape, there are niches that are not filled by the usual players: government agencies or for-profit businesses. Usually, the founders of non-profits see an unmet need; for a variety of reasons, those needs are not met, or cannot be met through a market system or through government intervention. In …

Red Hill Band Rescheduled for September 20th

Do to the high chance of inclement weather this evening (8/23), Music in the Garden with Red Hill Band has been rescheduled for Friday, September 20th. We apologize for any inconvenience. We look forward to seeing everyone at our next Music in the Garden on September 13th, featuring Those Guys.