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May 2020 to September 2020

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 8:00pm to Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 8:00pm
Botanical Gardens
Wednesdays - Saturdays until September 12! 8:00 - 11:00 p.m. Internationally known artist Bruce Munro, brings his spectacular large-scale light sculptures to the gardens, allowing visitors to literally see the gardens in a new light. The exhibit features...

August 2020 to October 2020

Saturday, August 8, 2020 to Sunday, October 25, 2020
American Sculpture
The extraordinary annual juried exhibition of the National Sculpture Society, the oldest professional organization of sculptors in America, presents the work of masters alongside rising stars in American sculpture. Brookgreen Gardens is the only venue for...

August 2020

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Creative Education will implement “Kids’ Crafts” on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, from 11 a.m. -  1 p.m., at the Leonard Pavilion. One craft activity will be available each day in individual craft kits. Materials and tables will be sanitized after...
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 1:00pm
Lowcountry History
The 50-minute interactive program Entertaining and educational, this interactive, cultural game show informs viewers about the rice culture lived and passed down by Gullah Geechee people of the southeastern coastal United States and its connections with...
Friday, August 14, 2020 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Creative Education will implement “Kids’ Crafts” on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, from 11 a.m. -  1 p.m., at the Leonard Pavilion. One craft activity will be available each day in individual craft kits. Materials and tables will be sanitized after...
Monday, August 17, 2020 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Creative Education will implement “Kids’ Crafts” on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, from 11 a.m. -  1 p.m., at the Leonard Pavilion. One craft activity will be available each day in individual craft kits. Materials and tables will be sanitized after...
Tuesday, August 18, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Botanical Gardens
Spend time with our aquaculture volunteers and celebrate water lilies in August at Brookgreen Gardens: Tuesday, August 11th – Dirt n’ Details - Water Gardening  (FULL) Tuesday, August 18th –  1pm - Water Garden Docent Tour: explore the primary water...
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Creative Education will implement “Kids’ Crafts” on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, from 11 a.m. -  1 p.m., at the Leonard Pavilion. One craft activity will be available each day in individual craft kits. Materials and tables will be sanitized after...
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 1:00pm
Lowcountry History
The 50-minute interactive program Entertaining and educational, this interactive, cultural game show informs viewers about the rice culture lived and passed down by Gullah Geechee people of the southeastern coastal United States and its connections with...
Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
American Sculpture
The Open Studio sessions are an opportunity for guests to observe a working sculptor, and to learn about the studio processes involved in clay to bronze sculpture making. The Director of the Master Sculptor Program and Resident Artist, Bryan Rapp, will be...
Friday, August 21, 2020 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Creative Education will implement “Kids’ Crafts” on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, from 11 a.m. -  1 p.m., at the Leonard Pavilion. One craft activity will be available each day in individual craft kits. Materials and tables will be sanitized after...
Monday, August 24, 2020 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Creative Education will implement “Kids’ Crafts” on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, from 11 a.m. -  1 p.m., at the Leonard Pavilion. One craft activity will be available each day in individual craft kits. Materials and tables will be sanitized after...
Tuesday, August 25, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Botanical Gardens
Spend time with our aquaculture volunteers and celebrate water lilies in August at Brookgreen Gardens: Tuesday, August 11th – Dirt n’ Details - Water Gardening  (FULL) Tuesday, August 18th –  1pm - Water Garden Docent Tour: explore the primary water...
Wednesday, August 26, 2020 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Creative Education will implement “Kids’ Crafts” on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, from 11 a.m. -  1 p.m., at the Leonard Pavilion. One craft activity will be available each day in individual craft kits. Materials and tables will be sanitized after...
Wednesday, August 26, 2020 - 1:00pm
Lowcountry History
The 50-minute interactive program Entertaining and educational, this interactive, cultural game show informs viewers about the rice culture lived and passed down by Gullah Geechee people of the southeastern coastal United States and its connections with...
Friday, August 28, 2020 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Creative Education will implement “Kids’ Crafts” on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, from 11 a.m. -  1 p.m., at the Leonard Pavilion. One craft activity will be available each day in individual craft kits. Materials and tables will be sanitized after...
Saturday, August 29, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Botanical Gardens
Spend time with our aquaculture volunteers and celebrate water lilies in August at Brookgreen Gardens: Tuesday, August 11th – Dirt n’ Details - Water Gardening  (FULL) Tuesday, August 18th –  1pm - Water Garden Docent Tour: explore the primary water...
Monday, August 31, 2020 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Creative Education will implement “Kids’ Crafts” on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, from 11 a.m. -  1 p.m., at the Leonard Pavilion. One craft activity will be available each day in individual craft kits. Materials and tables will be sanitized after...

September 2020 to November 2020

Saturday, September 5, 2020 to Sunday, November 29, 2020
Lowcountry History
Gratitude, a fabric art exhibit by Cookie Washington, of Goose Creek, SC, will be displayed at Brookgreen Gardens in the Wall Lowcountry Center Auditorium from September 5 – November 29, 2020. It will showcase creations from throughout her career that...

September 2020 to October 2020

Saturday, September 5, 2020 to Thursday, October 15, 2020
Lowcountry History
Those who pay attention as they are driving on Highway 17 in the Pawleys Island area may have noticed the ruins of an old motel behind a fence and a street sign saying "Old Beach Road." That is what is left of McKenzie Beach, once a popular and well-known...

September 2020

Tuesday, September 8, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Are you interested in keeping honeybees? Come learn from Ben Powell, state Apiculturist with Clemson University. He will show you the steps you should take to begin a successful operation. Free with garden admission but seating is limited to 25. Please...
Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
American Sculpture
The Open Studio sessions are an opportunity for guests to observe a working sculptor, and to learn about the studio processes involved in clay to bronze sculpture making. The Director of the Master Sculptor Program and Resident Artist, Bryan Rapp, will be...
Friday, September 11, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Please join David Palmer, Ph.D. as he talks about the Historical Archaeology program at Coastal Carolina University, which has partnered with Brookgreen Gardens since 2015. Learn more about the 19th century Brookgreen Plantation, particularly information...
Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Come join Brookgreen Gardens Horticulturist,Toni Ricker, as she talks about how to grow a cool season vegetable garden. Some subjects she will cover are on plant selection, bed preparation, and seed starting. She will also show you how to make your own...
Friday, September 18, 2020 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
Education
Come and learn an ancient art of dyeing cloth with indigo. This class will take you through the process, from harvesting the plant, preparing the dye, and designing a beautiful silk scarf for you to take home and enjoy for years! You will learn about the...