Graycliff standard tour

Graycliff Estate 6472 Old Lakeshore Rd., Derby

Examine the history of Graycliff, from Wright's design, and the Martin's time on the property, through today. Be a guest of the Martin family, and enjoy a one-hour tour of Graycliff Estate, including the gardens, grounds and first floor interior of the main house and explore the spaces used to entertain the family and guests.Only guests ages 5 and up will be admitted at this time. Part of the tour will take place outside, so please dress appropriately for the

Graycliff extended tour

Graycliff Estate 6472 Old Lakeshore Rd., Derby

Enjoy Graycliff as the Martin's intended. You'll experience a two-hour tour of the gardens, grounds, both floors of the main house, and the second floor of Foster apartment. Examine the history of Graycliff, from Wright's design, and the Martin's time on the property, while discussing questions your group may have about Wright, the Martin's, or the property history! Only guests 5 and up will be admitted at this time. Part of the tour will take place outside, please dress appropriately

Grayclliff Estates tours

Graycliff Estate 6472 Old Lakeshore Rd., Derby

Graycliff is offering tours of the estate in Derby from May through September. There are one hour tours and extended two hour tours in addition to kids' tours and special events. Tickets must be purchased in advance. For full information on dates and times available and to reserve tickets go to: https://experiencegraycliff.org/visit/tours/

Event Series Floral Spectra

Floral Spectra

Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens 2655 South Park Avenue, Buffalo, New York, United States

Floral Spectra June 1 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens is presenting a canvas of flowers that the horticulturists have painted into stunning landscapes and designs through the use of a variety of techniques like color blocking, dimension building, texture variation, patterning, and color theory. Visitors will enjoy the artistic design and expression and learn more about the horticultural possibilities when it comes to landscapes and plant displays.  There’s no better way to welcome summer than with a sunny

Event Series Portraits of Nature in Ink

Portraits of Nature in Ink

Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens 2655 South Park Avenue, Buffalo, New York, United States

The Arcangel Gallery at the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens will be showing a new exhibit entitled Portraits of Nature in Ink. The pieces are rendered in pen and ink on bristol board.  The artist, David Feaman, says that in his work, "I have set out to create portraits of the life around us, showcasing the intricate details and patterns found in nature. I sought to capture the essence of each subject, from the delicate pores of a bolete

The Riverline: give your input

Buffalo Creek Academy Charter School 528 South Park Avenue, Buffalo, New York

The Western New York Land Conservancy is developing The Riverline based on a vision created by the community. The Riverline will transform the former DL&W elevated rail corridor along the Buffalo River into a string of vibrant and engaging experiences in nature that everyone can enjoy—right in the city, only minutes from downtown.​The Riverline will be an inspiring gathering place that connects people to water, nature, and each other. It will prioritize native plants and animals, health and wellness, public

Urban Gardens: color for small spaces

Michigan Street African American Heritage Corridor 136 Broadway, Buffalo, NY, United States

An evening with Teresa Speight on Bold Beautiful Gardens for Small Spaces. It will take place at the Michigan Street African American Heritage Corridor, 136 Broadway, Buffalo. This event is free, but registration is required. Register here. Some think that too much color can overwhelm a small space garden. Teresa Speight will share examples, tips, and trends for creating a colorful garden that will enhance and not overwhelm small gardens. Enjoy a lively discussion with options, new plant suggestions and

Graycliff standard tour

Graycliff Estate 6472 Old Lakeshore Rd., Derby

Examine the history of Graycliff, from Wright's design, and the Martin's time on the property, through today. Be a guest of the Martin family, and enjoy a one-hour tour of Graycliff Estate, including the gardens, grounds and first floor interior of the main house and explore the spaces used to entertain the family and guests.Only guests ages 5 and up will be admitted at this time. Part of the tour will take place outside, so please dress appropriately for the

Graycliff extended tour

Graycliff Estate 6472 Old Lakeshore Rd., Derby

Enjoy Graycliff as the Martin's intended. You'll experience a two-hour tour of the gardens, grounds, both floors of the main house, and the second floor of Foster apartment. Examine the history of Graycliff, from Wright's design, and the Martin's time on the property, while discussing questions your group may have about Wright, the Martin's, or the property history! Only guests 5 and up will be admitted at this time. Part of the tour will take place outside, please dress appropriately

Grayclliff Estates tours

Graycliff Estate 6472 Old Lakeshore Rd., Derby

Graycliff is offering tours of the estate in Derby from May through September. There are one hour tours and extended two hour tours in addition to kids' tours and special events. Tickets must be purchased in advance. For full information on dates and times available and to reserve tickets go to: https://experiencegraycliff.org/visit/tours/

Open gardens in July

More than 100 gardens will be open on Thursdays and Fridays, for select hours, in July. You’ll have six days to visit (or re-visit!) the gardens throughout the month. NOTE: No gardens will be open on Thursday & Friday, July 4 & 5, 2024. Exploring Buffalo Niagara’s gardens has become the great getaway for lovely summer days. The gardens are beautiful, there are no crowds, and the gardeners are friendly and happy to answer questions. Most gardens are generous in

Coming up: Road Ecology, talk by conservation journalist

Trinity Episcopal Church 371 Delaware Ave., Buffalo, New York

An Evening with Ben Goldfarb Crossings: How Road Ecology is Shaping the Future of Our Planet, is a critically-acclaimed study of how roads have fragmented and transformed habitats around the globe. The event is free, but space is limited. Register here. Western New York Land Consdrvancy is welcoming conservation journalist Ben Goldfarb to our community. His first book, Eager: The Surprising, Secret Life of Beavers and Why They Matter, was a breakout sensation in 2019. His second book, Crossings: How Road Ecology