Townsend Hall

UDBG's adult education program offers lectures, one-day and multisession clases in horticulture, landscape design, entomology, and related fields. As a visitor destination, UDBG also offers informal educational opportunities, including guided and self-guided tours.

Seasonal Events Fall 2017

Registration is highly recommended for all events to ensure a seat; please email or phone 302-831-2531. Send payment to: UDBG, 152 Townsend Hall, University of DE, Newark DE 19716. All events are held in Townsend Hall Commons unless otherwise noted. Prepayment only required where stated. Payment will be refunded if cancellation is made 10 business days prior to lecture or class.


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leaf printed stationery Workshop

Tuesday, October 24, 6 pm

UDBG Friends Members: $25; Nonmembers: $30

Find that inner artful voice to create beautiful notecards, thank you notes, or prints for framing. Includes any combination of six (6) printed pieces (excludes 12x12 sheets). Prepayment required. Additional pieces and 12x12 sheets are available for purchase at the workshop. No experience required. Minimum 12; maximum 20 participants.

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Thursday, November 30, 5:30 pm and/or Friday, December 1, 9:00 am

UDBG Friends Members: $45/workshop; Nonmembers: $55/workshop

Each workshop provides a phenomenal variety of greens, berries, cones, and other natural ornaments for your truly one-of-a-kind masterpiece. Your creation will continue to 'WOW' visitors well into January and beyond. Pre-payment required. Minimum 12; maximum 20 participants per workshop.

University of Delaware

University of Delaware Botanic GardensNewark, DE 19716Phone: 302 831-0153