What's On

Upcoming Events/Exhibitions at the Garden

 
JANUARY

16th - 30th   YOGA NIDRA
Every Monday morning with Sue Bolton. Suitable for all levels/abilities.
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  9.30am - 11.30am
16th - 30th   REIKI WITH AMA
One to One workshop.
  4pm - 6.30pm
17th - 31st   VINYASA FLOW YOGA
Every Tuesday morning with Sian Austin. Suitable for intermediate/advanced.
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  9.30am - 10.30am
17th - 31st   GUITAR LESSONS
Ventnor Botanic Garden Wellbeing Experience introduces guitar lessons with no previous experience required.
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  1pm - 2pm
17th - 31st   REIKI WITH AMA
Powerful healing energy of Reiki. Come in and visit Ama Boisard on Tuesday afternoons for a treatment. Must call to book your session in advance (07941 683797).
  1.30pm - 4.30pm
18th - 25th   BEGINNERS TAI CHI
Beginners Tai Chi with Garry Brindley every Wednesday.
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  1pm - 1.45pm
18th   CAFE BOTANIQUE - A TALK BY PAUL BINGHAM
'The undercliff at the cutting edge of science: cholera and measuring sunlight, ultra-violet and ozone' by Dr Paul Bingham
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  7pm
19th - 26th   ASHTANGA WITH VINYASA YOGA
Move and breath through the primary series of ashtanga, cultivating strength, focus & flexibility.
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  10.30am - 12pm
19th   ACOUSTIC NIGHT
Acoustic night with free entry & parking. Food & Bar available.
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  7.30pm
19th - 26th   GUITAR LESSONS
Ventnor Botanic Garden Wellbeing Experience introduces guitar lessons with no previous experience required.
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  1pm - 2pm
21st - 28th   ACTING CLASSES
Improve your confidence and creativity with The Wellbeing Experience's Acting Classes for 50+.
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  2pm - 3pm
21st - 28th   ACTING CLASSES
Improve your confidence and creativity with The Wellbeing Experience's Acting Classes for all ages.
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  3.30pm - 4.30pm
22nd - 29th   SUNDAY MORNING FAMILY YOGA
Every Sunday Morning with Yonat Bitner. Suitable for pregrancy/young children.
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  10.30am - 11.15am

 
FEBRUARY

3rd   FEBRUARY DESIGN WALK
Join us for a topical walk through the garden and have your say on changes we are making. With Director John Curtis and Curator Chris Kidd.
  Midday
4th - 5th   REIKI IN THE GARDEN WITH AMA
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  9.30am - 4.30pm
14th   VALENTINE'S DINNER
Celebrate Valentines in the wonderfully cosy and romantic environment of edulis Restaurant at night. Beautiful 3 course menu featuring VBG produce and local products with an optional flight of recommended wines. Call 01983 855397 or email edulis@botanic.co.uk
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  6pm
16th   WINTER WARMER ACOUSTIC NIGHT WITH PIE & ALE
Chase away the winter blues with great music, a warming home-made pie and a bottle of Botanic Ale. Free entry & parking.
  7.30pm
26th   SEED SWAP SUNDAY
Free entry & parking. Event held by the Friends of VBG.
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  2pm - 3.30pm

 
MARCH

1st   CAFE BOTANIQUE - A TALK WITH PROFESSOR ROB SCAIFE
'Peat Bogs to Cess Pits: Pollen Analysis and Archaeology' by professor Rob Scaife
  7pm
3rd   MARCH DESIGN WALK
Join us for a topical walk through the garden and have your say on changes we are making. With Director John Curtis and Curator Chris Kidd.
  Midday
5th   THE IOW WEDDING FAYRE AT VBG
Plan your perfect Island wedding in one day! Enjoy free entry and free parking all day. More details to follow...
  11am - 4pm
12th   I.O.W CAR CLUB RALLY
Ventnor Botanic Garden Open to Public for I.O.W Car Club Rally where anyone can spectate, compete and enjoy the vehicle orientated event.
 
29th   CAFE BOTANIQUE - A TALK WITH PROFESSOR MATTHEW J TERRY
'Out of darkness and into the light: a journey of risk and reward for a plant seedling' by Professor Matthew J Terry BSc, PhD Professor of Molecular Plant Biology.
  7pm

 
APRIL

7th   APRIL DESIGN WALK
Join us for a topical walk through the garden and have your say on changes we are making. With Director John Curtis and Curator Chris Kidd.
  Midday

 
MAY

5th   MAY DESIGN WALK
Join us for a topical walk through the garden and have your say on changes we are making. With Director John Curtis and Curator Chris Kidd.
  Midday

 
JUNE

2nd   JUNE DESIGN WALK
Join us for a topical walk through the garden and have your say on changes we are making. With Director John Curtis and Curator Chris Kidd.
  Midday
23rd - 25th   YOGA VIBE 2017
A festival of the wealth of great teachers diverse classes treatments and healing foods in tranquil settings. More details to follow...
 

 
SEPTEMBER

24th   HOPS FESTIVAL 2017
Now in its eighth year, the Hops Festival celebrates the harvest of the hops grown on site at VBG as well as the continuation of the tradition of picking them by hand. More details to follow...