June 2022

Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia Performance

Eastwick Pavilion
5400 Lindbergh Blvd, Philadelphia, PA

The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia presents the second season of its outdoor concert series in beautiful gardens across the city, “Orchestra in the Garden.” Performances of “Franklin’s Playlist”, the final installment of the series, will take place at Bartram's Garden and Villanova's Stoneleigh Garden. This piece gives audiences a window into the musical tastes of...


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July 2022

Thunder Moon Boating

Bartram's Garden Community Boathouse
5400 Lindbergh Blvd., Philadelphia, PA

Come celebrate the Thunder Moon on the banks of the Lower Schuylkill. Take to the water in a rowboat at dusk and stick around to enjoy good vibes, DuiJi13 and the Vinyl Tap 215 crew spinning the finest jams, and complimentary refreshments. It’s the perfect spot to set up for a picnic as well. We’ll...


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ROOTS Art Show

Eastwick Pavilion and Barn

Join us in the Garden for a ROOTS collaborative artistic experience. Come stop by this gallery-style event for freshly made, drinks designed by an artist & music from live band Atruistic_vision and DJ The HypeHaus!   The art show begins at 2 pm and features Black chefs, live painting/performances and an open bar from 2-3pm....


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Art Workshop: Cut Paper Herbariums

Create a botanical illustration in the cut-paper collage style of Mary Delany. Working from live specimens, participants will have an opportunity to pay special attention to the structures that make each plant unique and create a stunning work of art to bring home. Materials will be provided.


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Paint & Sip: Ginkgo

Join us for a Paint & Sip program that honors one of Bartram’s Garden’s most beloved residents, the Ginkgo biloba. Learn a bit about this very special tree, and create a painting of your own that reflects the ginkgo’s glory.


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August 2022

CineSPEAK presents Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s ‘Memoria’ (SOLD OUT, WAITLIST AVAILABLE)

Gingko Lawn

Join us at Bartram's Garden for a special outdoor presentation of  Apichatpong Weerasethakul's film Memoria, with a pre-screening performance by Sunken Cages and DJ Ripley.,presented by CineSpeak. BYO chairs or blanket (seating is first-come, first-served). Refreshments will be available for on-site purchase, but attendees are welcome to bring their own as well. This event is...


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Art Gathering: Botanical Illustration

Coach House
5400 Lindbergh Blvd, Philadelphia, PA

Practice the time-honored tradition of botanical illustration within the historically significant setting of Bartram’s Garden. Working from live specimens, participants will have a chance to closely observe and recreate the structures that make each plant unique. Materials will be provided, or bring your own to share with the group.   Learn more about this workshop's...


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Biking & Walking

Birds

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Gardening

History

Kids' Activities

Sankofa Community Farm

Southwest Philadelphia

Water Quality

Workshops, Wellness & Culture

Youth Internships

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Biking & Walking

Stroll the Schuylkill River Trail or join us for biking!

Birds

Look up! More than 100 species of birds rely on this ecosystem.

Boating & Fishing

Enjoy all that the Tidal Schuylkill River has to offer.

Flowers, Plants & Trees

See what’s blooming, find a favorite tree, and stroll the gardens and natural lands.

Gardening

Bring the Garden home! Shop for plants and grow your own food.

History

Uncover the interconnected stories of this historic site.

Kids' Activities

Join us year-round to learn, make, share, and wonder.

Sankofa Community Farm

“Go back and get it!” Growing food sovereignty with an African Diaspora focus.

Southwest Philadelphia

Resources and opportunities especially for neighbors in Southwest Philly.

Water Quality

Find our latest data on the river’s bacteria levels and recent rainfall.

Workshops, Wellness & Culture

Enjoy upcoming workshops, self-care, and events. Are you a Southwest artist? Let’s partner!

Youth Internships

Calling Southwest students: paid internships available with the river, the farm, and the trees.