October 1 – 12 – “Nature Indoors” exhibits botanic-themed artwork from local Baltimore artists, featuring painting, printing, and sculpture.The Rawlings Conservatory is partnering with curator Gloria Azucena of the Maryland Institute College of Art Curatorial Practice MFA program to present an art exhibition that celebrates nature and makes the exhibition space part of the show. Opening night celebration will be October 2nd. The exhibition and reception are both free and open to the public.
October 2 – Nature Indoors exhibit opening reception, 5:30 – 7:30. The exhibition and reception are both free and open to the public.
October 5 - Plants and People Sunday, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m., “Ask a Master Gardener.” Find out how to keep your plants happy and thriving.
October 12 - Plants and People Sunday, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m., “Exploration Station.” Elementary-aged children and youth experience fun and educational hands-on gardening with a project to take home. Theme: Medicinal Plants.
October 18 - EARLY CLOSURE. We will close at noon to accommodate a private event.
October 19 - Plants and People Sunday, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m., “Sprouts.” Introduce your pre-k and early elementary-aged children to the world of plants with a craft activity followed by story time. Story hour begins at 2:30, and all children must be accompanied by an adult. Theme: Medicinal Plants.
October 26 - Plants and People Sunday, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m., “Science Demonstration.” Join Dr. Alan Stone for demonstrations and items on display. Explore the interconnections between plants, science, and even engineering. Theme: Medicinal Plants.