Tuesday, May 18
May 19 - May 25
Adult learners of all levels can explore programs inspired by the gardens, exhibitions and our magnificent location on the Hudson River. Engage with Wave Hill staff and visiting experts in a wide variety of programs throughout the year, from talks and walks to lectures and workshops.
Children & Families
Our nature and art programs for children and families inspire curiosity, persistence, creativity and resilience that sets the stage for lifelong learning. Festive special event weekends offer a range of activities for all ages based on seasonal themes.
Schools & Teachers
Rigorous and engaging on-site and off-site programs for school groups and professional learning opportunities for teachers provide nature-based programs with curricular connections to science, social studies and the arts.
Metamorphosis by May Sarton
Always it happens when we are not there -
The tree leaps up alive into the air,
Small open parasols of Chinese green
Wave on each twig. But who has ever seen
The latch sprung, the bud as it burst?
Spring always manages to get there first.
Lovers of wind, who will have been aware
Of a faint stirring in the empty air,
Look up one day through a dissolving screen
To find no star, but this multiplied green,
Shadow on shadow, singing sweet and clear.
Listen, lovers of wind, the leaves are here!