Birders love Blandy's varied habitat.

Bee Wall
Common Yellowthroat on a Spruce tree
Sunflower umbrella
Photo by Jeff Taylor, The Winchester Star

Birders love Blandy's varied habitat.

Bee Wall
Common Yellowthroat on a Spruce tree
Sunflower umbrella
Photo by Jeff Taylor, The Winchester Star

Fall 2021 Ginkgo Info

October 23, 2021 -- alf7f

The Ginkgo Grove undergoes a magical transformation each fall as the leaves transition from green to gold. Here's what the Ginkgo Grove looks like this weekend (October 23-24th). The best time to see golden ginkgoes at Blandy is usually late October - early November. 

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The Ginkgo Grove undergoes a magical transformation each fall as the leaves transition from green to gold. Here's what the Ginkgo Grove looks like this weekend (October 23-24th). The best time to see golden ginkgoes at Blandy is usually late October - early November. 

Events

Thursday, November 4th

  1. Blandy Sketch Group Meeting
    • Start time: 12:30pm
    • End time: 03:30pm
    • The Blandy Sketch Group is a dynamic group of artists who work in the visual arts and who all share a love of the natural world as inspirations for their artwork. The Blandy Sketch Group meets on the first Thursday of the month, and is open to any artist, beginner or professional. For more information, please visit: https://blandysketchgroup.wordpress.com/ 

Friday, November 5th

  1. Winter Migrants Bird Walk
    • Start time: 08:00am
    • End time: 10:00am
    • Around this time of year, birds from northern forests fly south in search of overwintering grounds. Join Blandy Director and birding enthusiast Dr. Dave Carr in search of juncos, sparrows, finches, Yellow-bellied Sapsuckers, and more! Click here for more information and to register: https://blandy.virginia.edu/content/upcoming-events

Tuesday, November 9th

  1. Blandy Photo Club Meeting
    • Start time: 07:00pm
    • End time: 09:00pm
    • To learn more, send an email to [email protected]

Thursday, December 2nd

  1. Blandy Sketch Group Meeting
    • Start time: 12:30pm
    • End time: 03:30pm
    • The Blandy Sketch Group is a dynamic group of artists who work in the visual arts and who all share a love of the natural world as inspirations for their artwork. The Blandy Sketch Group meets on the first Thursday of the month, and is open to any artist, beginner or professional. For more information, please visit: https://blandysketchgroup.wordpress.com/ 

Saturday, December 4th

  1. FOSA Holiday Workshops
    • Start time: 09:30am
    • End time: 04:00pm
    • Mark your calendar now for another festive holiday wreath-making session at Blandy. Make your special wreath with freshly cut greens and natural materials gathered from the State Arboretum.

      More details to come!