Tower Hill Botanic Garden will hold its annual Live Caterpillar Show on Saturday, Aug. 19, and Sunday, Aug. 20. This popular event is presented by Same Jaffe, a naturalist, biologist, photographer, and educator, who operates the Caterpillar Lab in Keene, N.H. Jaffe and his team of assistants bring a range of caterpillars - from familiar [...]
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Tower Hill Botanic Garden wants to say thanks to all those who have supported our efforts to branch out and reach new audiences this summer. As a small token of our appreciation, on Saturday, July 29, and Sunday, July 30, we will be giving away free custom made temporary tattoos to any visitor who [...]
Worcester Business Journal photo of CEO Grace Elton. By Grace Elton Tower Hill CEO After four months on the job as CEO of Tower Hill Botanic Garden, I wanted to reflect on what I’ve learned and observed while I still have the perspective of being fairly new. Originally from south Florida, I have also lived and worked [...]
Even though school is out, youngsters can have fun and learn by visiting cultural institutions like Tower Hill Botanic Garden, a nonprofit destination which includes 132 acres of nature trails, gardens, blooming flowers, and educational opportunities. Adults can sign their children 6 and over up for one or more sessions of Children’s Gardening Hour at 3:30 p.m. [...]
New England is famous for its winters. Painters capture the picturesque rolling hills covered in blankets of thick, pristine white snow. Novels idealize the roaring fires and wool blankets that keep families warm from the blizzards outside. Songs cherish the playfulness of snowflakes and knit mittens. However, true New Englanders know that the charm [...]
Potter Hill Farm supplies Twigs Cafe with organic vegetables. The following Q&A is from wheretoeatboston.com's e-newsletter, which you can sign up for here. *** Central Massachusetts local food hub Lettuce Be Local is dedicated to the environment, health and community by directly connecting traceable ingredients from local farms to chefs, schools and buyers. Owner [...]