Welcome to the 2022 season
We hope you will visit and enjoy the many learning experiences we offer.
Our calendar of lectures, workshops and special events follows. Advance reservations are suggested for lectures and required for art and photography workshops.
Hollister House Garden remains committed to providing a safe environment for participants in all activities. We will follow all guidelines in place at the time.
We look forward to seeing you in the garden!
Beginning Wednesday, June 1 and continuing every Wednesday through August 31, Hollister House Garden welcomes artists and photographers to come and be inspired by the beauty of the garden in ... Read more
Beginning Thursday, June 2 and continuing through the month of August, Hollister House Garden welcomes our friends and neighbors to enjoy the garden as day fades into evening. On Thursday ... Read more
Magical and simple cyanotypes are a camera -ess technique that results in graphic blue and white prints. This alternative photographic process was developed in 1852 and uses the chemicals ferric ... Read more
Come learn about the art of making a hand-tied flower bouquet from the Anderson Acres Farm team. This is a hands-on program. We will provide a vase, in-season flowers, foliage ... Read more
If you hope to create better images of your garden, house and property, this photography workshop is for you. Nearly all smartphones/tablets offer simple-to-use, professional-level camera systems. Go beyond the ... Read more
Learn how to capture the light and shadow, colors and the structure of a garden. An initial classroom lesson will be followed by an extended drawing and painting session, with ... Read more
True lilies are in the genus Lilium and they grow from true bulbs, unlike daylilies which grow from tubers. With their beautiful scents and often unique curved petals they are ... Read more
Poppies are a perfect example of opposing textures. The translucent petals emerge from a tiny capsule covered with hairs while the heads bob perilously atop spindly stems. The remarkable contrasts ... Read more
Join gardeners and garden lovers for a day of learning, inspiration and networking as our annual Garden Study Weekend returns on Saturday, September 1o, 2022. The day-long symposium, moderated by ... Read more
Enjoy cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and a special opportunity to purchase plants suitable for fall planting from many of New England's premier nurseries before the sale is open to the public ... Read more