Displaying Nature events

Wednesday April 23, 2014 to Wednesday April 30, 2014

8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Polly HIll Arboretum

Family StoryWalk at Polly Hill Arboretum, West Tisbury. Follow path and pages of Marc Brown's Wild About Books through arboretum grounds. During open hours, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Wednesday April 23, 2014

1:00 pm
Cape Pogue

Over-Sand Quest and Lighthouse Discovery at Cape Pogue with The Trustees of Reservations. Member child, $15; nonmember child, $20. One adult free with child. Limited space.

Friday April 25, 2014 to Sunday April 27, 2014

(All day)

Three-Day Intensive Gardening Class with Jan Buhrman and John Bagnulo. Weekend-long gardening and culinary experience.

Friday April 25, 2014

1:00 pm
Polly Hill Arboretum

Celebrate Arbor Day, 1 to 3:30 p.m., Polly Hill Arboretum, West Tisbury. Tree planting demonstrations and staff-led tours. Refreshments served. Free.

Saturday April 26, 2014

9:00 am
Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Work For Wildlife Volunteer Day get butterfly garden ready and help cut back invasives during this 9 a.m. to noon workday, Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary, Edgartown.

Repeats every week every Saturday 10 times .
Saturday April 26, 2014

9:30 am
Farm Institute

Wee Farmers, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Farm Institute, Edgartown. For ages 2 to 5. Visit animal friends and help plant spring garden.

Saturday April 26, 2014

10:00 am
Island Alpaca

Annual Island Alpaca Shearing Day, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Island Alpaca in Vineyard Haven. Fun and educational event with refreshments and door prizes.

Saturday April 26, 2014

11:00 am
Vineyard Gardens

Potting Vegetables, 11 a.m. to noon, Vineyard Gardens, State Road, West Tisbury. Hands-on workshop. $20. Take them home with you.

Saturday April 26, 2014

1:00 pm
Polly HIll Arboretum

Celebrate Arbor Day from 1 to 3 p.m., Polly Hill Arboretum, West Tisbury. An afternoon devoted to trees. Take a guided tour and learn best method of planting trees. Call 508-693-9426. 

Sunday April 27, 2014

10:00 am
Sassafras Earth Education

Platform and Yurt Raising, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sassafras Earth Education, 5 Church street, Aquinnah. Come volunteer, all ages, bring food to share.