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Old Westbury Gardens

Grown Up Summer Break Adult Workshop Series

Who says kids get to have all the fun? Combine summer vacation with inspiration as you join a series of adults-only learning sessions to expand your horizons on outdoor inspired topics. Four hour workshops explore nature’s influence on art, the mind, and wellness. Ages 18 and over only. 10:00 am-2:00 pm each day, August  13-17.  $50.00 / $40.00 member per day. Supplies included. Register for 3 or more days and receive 20% off each days’ fee. 

The Birding Life
Monday, August 13, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Being an avid bird watcher, storyteller, musician and nature enthusiast, Johnny Cuomo is knowledgeable and eager to foster rewarding life-long relationships with our natural world.  To register ONLINE for this session, PLEASE CLICK HERE.

Wellness
Tuesday, August 14, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Linda Cafiero has guided visitors to natural health and wellness through Tai Chi for over 10 years at The Gardens. Advocating the benefits of exercise paired with mindfulness in nature. To register ONLINE for this session, PLEASE CLICK HERE.

Garden Photography
Wednesday, August 15, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Dave Fitz is an award winning documentary photographer motivated by inspiring people to experience nature and beauty. To register ONLINE for this session, PLEASE CLICK HERE.

Nature Writing
Thursday, Augus 16, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Sara Rempe, Professor of creative writing at Hunter College, expertly examines nature and its time tested connection between the mind and the written word. To register ONLINE for this session, PLEASE CLICK HERE.

Slow Food
Friday, Augus 17, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Bhavani Jaroff, Chair of Slow Food North Shore, has years of experience teaching cooking classes and talking about the impact of our food sustem on our environment. Lunch for this day included. To register ONLINE for this session, PLEASE CLICK HERE.