Learning at Cornell Plantations

In this place that is all about growing, we also cultivate intellectual curiosity, providing meaningful opportunities for people of all ages to learn about plants and how essential they are to human survival and wellbeing.

Visit our class registration portal to view and register for our classes, programs, and events for adults and families.

Click here to view or print a complete list of our upcoming classes and events.

Community Education

Adult and Family ProgramsVisit our class registration portal to view and register for our events, classes and programs for adults and families. Read more

Exhibits

Find out about the latest artwork and displays at the Nevin Welcome Center. Read moreExhibits

2014 Fall Lecture Series

View this year's lineup plus videos of past lectures. Read more

Youth Programs

Youth ProgramsPlantations offers programs for young people in our gardens, in the schools and community as well as our popular family learning festival, Judy’s Day. Read more

Teen Education

Teen EducationWe offer programs that give teens the opportunity to explore the natural world while developing leadership and team-building skills. Read more

Internship Program

Internship ProgramOur summer internship program prepares Cornell students for careers in the fields of plant and natural sciences. Read more

Graduate Program

Graduate ProgramThe Cornell Graduate Program in Public Garden Leadership prepares students for leadership positions at public gardens. Read more

Publications

PublicationsView issues of our bi-annual magazine, Verdant Views, recent Annual Reports and an archive of our seasonal e-newsletters.

Volunteer Program

Volunteer ProgramHelp Plantations grow by volunteering to lead tours, work in the gardens or greenhouse, monitor natural areas, or help at special events. Read more

Scheduled Group Tours

Scheduled Group ToursWe offer scheduled group bus and walking tours as well as "drop-in" tours. Read more

Natural Areas Academy

Natural Areas AcademyBecome a certified Natural Areas Steward, and then help manage Plantations natural areas and train others to do the same. Read more