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September 2019

Sept. 24 – Gardening For Balance

September 24 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Boxerwood Nature Center, 963 Ross Road
Lexington, VA 24450 United States
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$10

WALK and TALK Fall 2019 Series: “LIVING LIGHTLY” ~ Join us at the Boxerwood Nature Center and Woodland Garden for our 4th season of Walk and Talk workshops where we gain skills to Walk our Talk. Guest experts will share their successes and facilitate new skill-building workshops related to this season’s theme: “Living Lightly on the Earth …and for the Earth”. ~ This discussion will focus on using the right native plants in the right place, energy and water conservation,…

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Sept. 28 – Beyond Recycling: Strategies For Low Waste Households

September 28 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Boxerwood Nature Center, 963 Ross Road
Lexington, VA 24450 United States
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$10

WALK and TALK Fall 2019 Series: “LIVING LIGHTLY” ~ Join us at the Boxerwood Nature Center and Woodland Garden for our 4th season of Walk and Talk workshops where we gain skills to Walk our Talk. Guest experts will share their successes and facilitate new skill-building workshops related to this season’s theme: “Living Lightly on the Earth …and for the Earth”. ~ Alex Wilson is studying environmental law at W&L and began her journey to a more sustainable lifestyle 5…

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Sept. 29 – Have a Brew for Boxerwood at Great Valley Farm Brewery

September 29 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Great Valley Farm Brewery, 60 Great Valley Lane
Natural Bridge, VA 24578, VA 24578 United States
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Help us kick off our 20th Anniversary at Great Valley Farm Brewery in Natural Bridge on Sunday, September 29th from 2 - 5 pm. This is the first of several events celebrating our 20th year as a non-profit, leading up to our grand Gala on March 20, 2020 (you heard it here first!). Soak in views of the Blue Ridge Mountains and enjoy live music and support Boxerwood at the same time. Great Valley Farm Brewery has pledged to donate 20% of all beer sales…

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October 2019

Oct. 1 – Fall Butterfly Care

October 1 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Boxerwood Nature Center, 963 Ross Road
Lexington, VA 24450 United States
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$10

WALK and TALK Fall 2019 Series: “LIVING LIGHTLY” ~ Join us at the Boxerwood Nature Center and Woodland Garden for our 4th season of Walk and Talk workshops where we gain skills to Walk our Talk. Guest experts will share their successes and facilitate new skill-building workshops related to this season’s theme: “Living Lightly on the Earth …and for the Earth”. ~ Local author Lisa Connors will lead this workshop that goes beyond our favorite butterfly, the monarch. Learn how…

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Oct. 5 – Art from Found Materials

October 5 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Boxerwood Nature Center, 963 Ross Road
Lexington, VA 24450 United States
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$10

WALK and TALK Fall 2019 Series: “LIVING LIGHTLY” ~ Join us at the Boxerwood Nature Center and Woodland Garden for our 4th season of Walk and Talk workshops where we gain skills to Walk our Talk. Guest experts will share their successes and facilitate new skill-building workshops related to this season’s theme: “Living Lightly on the Earth …and for the Earth”. ~ Come have some hands-on fun with local artist and craftsman, Devan Malore, as he demonstrates strategies for green…

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POSTPONED – October 20 – Sound Bath in the Garden

October 20 @ 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Boxerwood Nature Center, 963 Ross Road
Lexington, VA 24450 United States
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$15

UPDATE: Due to inclement weather, the scheduled Sound Bath will be rescheduled. Stay tuned for more details. Here is a statement from our host, Greg: Hi folks! While the ground needs the rain so I won't complain, it does present a bummer as it relates to today's Sound Bath. My vision is to have the final Sound Bath in the Garden for this year at Boxerwood be outside and IN THE GARDEN, a couple of possible re-schedule dates over the…

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October 25 – Pumpkin Walk (night 1)

October 25 @ 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Our popular Pumpkin Walk returns this year 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, we'll provide the venue, complete with donuts, hot drinks and fun events. Pumpkin Tower Contest Once again, our pumpkin tower contest returns. We are looking for individuals, families, businesses, clubs, friends – anyone who is ready for some fall fun – to…

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October 26 – Pumpkin Walk (night 2)

October 26 @ 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Our popular Pumpkin Walk returns this year 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, we'll provide the venue, complete with donuts, hot drinks and fun events. Pumpkin Tower Contest Once again, our pumpkin tower contest returns. We are looking for individuals, families, businesses, clubs, friends – anyone who is ready for some fall fun – to…

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November 2019

November 3 – Eco Printing Workshop & Yoga Session

November 3 @ 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Boxerwood Nature Center, 963 Ross Road
Lexington, VA 24450 United States
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$20 – $35

In this Eco Printing* workshop, lead by Susan Meister, we will print on raw silk and water color paper.  Participants are encouraged to gather plant materials from their yards or kitchen.  Everything else will be provided including additional plant materials we gather at Boxerwood. While our prints are steaming Karen Stanley will lead a group yoga session in the garden. Cost is $20 for Boxerwood members and $35 for non-members. Email info@boxerwood.org to sign up. *Eco Printing is printing on…

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December 2019

December 7 – Gifts of Nature

December 7 @ 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
$5 – $10

Bring family and friends to Boxerwood to create outdoor decorations that feed the winter birds and cheer up your yard during our Gifts of Nature workshop. Twist honeysuckle and grapevine into wreaths, then tie on handmade snacks, such as cranberry garlands, dried fruit kabobs, peanut-buttered pinecones, and citrus cups. Our nature crafts table is stocked for making people presents, too! Turn mini gourds into tree ornaments and big ones into bird feeders. Make pet mice out of milkweed pods or…

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