Events
Events

Events

Browse our list below for events happening at the Gardens this year. If you’re looking for classes and other programming, check out our Learning for Adults and Learning for Families & Children pages for more information.


Mother's Day at the Gardens

Sunday, May 13

Free admission for moms, all day!


Tea and Tulips

Sunday, May 20th
4:00 p.m. in the Cafe

Come and admire the magnificent display of thousands of tulips in the Gardens followed by a delicious Traditional English Cream Tea in our Cafe. Delicate tea sandwiches – tomato, cucumber, smoked salmon and homemade Boursin cheese. Scones made that morning by Mollie and Wells Moore with Mollie’s own strawberry jam topped off with yummy real clotted cream finishing with a mini sour cream walnut cookie. Most important - your own individual pot of tea with your choice of milk or lemon.

Be sure to make your reservations early as there is limited seating.


Maine Days

Memorial Day Weekend
Saturday-Monday, May 26, 27 and 28

Free admission for all Maine residents. Simply present your Maine state ID or driver's license.


Member Insider Tour: Introduction to Horticultural Therapy

Tuesday, June 26
8 – 9:30 a.m.
Begins in Visitor Center
Free for Members

Did you know CMBG offers a horticultural therapy program to neighboring community organizations as well as individual wellness sessions? Horticultural Therapy Coordinator Irene Brady Barber will provide an overview of what horticultural therapy is, its benefits to different populations, and how this program will evolve here at the Gardens.


End of Summer Tea

Sunday, September 9th, 2018
4 – 5:30 p.m.
in the Kitchen Garden Cafe

Join us for a delicious Traditional English Cream Tea in our Café when the summer colors start to fade and our fall colors begin to display. There will be delicate tea sandwiches and freshly baked scones, made that morning by Mollie and Wells Moore, with Mollie’s own strawberry jam topped off with a yummy real clotted cream, and finishing with a mini sweet. Most important – your own individual pot of tea with your choice of milk or lemon.

Be sure to make your reservations early as there is limited seating.