Garden Walk Buffalo and the East Side Garden Walk are sharing gardens differently in 2020 with a program called Garden Views.
Activities will happen every day in July and will include strolling by front yard gardens, seeing backyard gardens on video, hearing live gardening experts and hearing garden stories.
Below is the schedule. As soon as we get times for the various activities, we will update this article and our Events page.
Wednesdays/ONLINE: Garden Stories
See weekly features from the Buffalo Architecture Foundation and posts from the Gardens Buffalo Niagara blog.
July 1: Monarch Release & Launch of Garden Views!
July 8: Selected Buffalo Architecture Foundation Garden Stories
July 15: #onebuffalogarden – growing strong, beautiful communities.
July 22: Selected Buffalo Architecture Foundation Garden Stories
July 29: Selected Buffalo Architecture Foundation Garden Stories
Thursdays/ONLINE: Gardens Buffalo Niagara Into View
Gardens Buffalo Niagara Into View
Learn about Garden Walk Buffalo’s events and programs in these short videos.
July 2: Open Gardens with Mike Shadrack
July 9: Lunenfeld Grants with Laurie Ousley
July 16: East Side Garden Walk with Mary Van Vorst
July 23: Vibrant Buffalo Grants with Laurie Ousley
July 30: Living Legacy Society Members & Other Ways to Give
Fridays/ONLINE: Garden Live View
See an interview with a gardener live in their garden.
July 3: Cottage District with Sue Hough
July 10: Allentown with Bob Fink
July 17: East Side Garden Walk with Dawn Berry Walker
July 24: Parkside with Pam Rose & Laurie Ousley
July 31: Bidwell Park with Greg & Judy Gima
Saturdays/ONLINE: Points of View
See weekly interviews with partners and volunteers.
July 4: Anne McCooey on BRRAlliance and the Habitat Project
July 11: Kathy Contrino on Native Plant Farm
July 18: Buffalo Waterkeeper
July 25: (TBD- Stay Tuned!)
Sundays/Gardens in Plain View
Gardens in Plain View can be visited anytime. Each Sunday, a new map will be available online for self-guided strolls to see front yard gardens any day of the week. Look every Sunday for a downloadable PDF here.
July 5: Parkside & Cottage
July 12: Iron Island & Allentown
July 19: View Historic West Village & Cleveland Hill
July 26: Delaware District & Wildlife Certified Garden Trail
Mondays/ONLINE: Gardeners’ Eye View
See Buffalo’s great gardens and hear gardeners talk about their gardens in videos provided by gardeners. These videos will be available to you in the comfort of your own home on all of your devices.
Check back here every Monday during the month of July.
Tuesdays/ONLINE: Garden Pro InterViews
See interviews with a professional and ask the professional gardeners, landscapers, and experienced individuals your questions.
July 7: “Not Your Father’s Garden” – Garden writer and author Sally Cunningham with GBN’s Laurie Ousley
July 14: “Native Plants: How to Get Started” – Indigenous plants expert Ken Parker with garden educator Caesandra Seawell
July 21: Garden consultant Lyn Chimera with GBN’s Laurie Ousley
July 28: Stay Tuned!