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Arnold Arboretum

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125 Arborway
Jamaica Plain, 02130 United States
617-384-5239 https://www.arboretum.harvard.edu/support/volunteer/volunteer-to-be-a-guide/

October 2018

Small Trees for Small Spaces

October 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Arnold Arboretum, 125 Arborway
Jamaica Plain, 02130 United States
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$42.00

Urban and suburban planting spaces are often constrained, often not ideal for accommodating a large oak, linden, or maple tree. But there are many smaller tree species that will thrive in a smaller space and won’t overwhelm the area. Some trees are cultivars that have been selected for their smaller size or narrow characteristics, while others are naturally genetically petite. Guided by the “right plant, right place” philosophy, Laura Mele will start in the lecture hall with tips on what…

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Fog x Macbeth

October 21 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Arnold Arboretum, 125 Arborway
Jamaica Plain, 02130 United States
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Free

Fog x Macbeth brings Shakespeare's tragedy of political ambition, blood, and flawed humans into the landscape of the Arnold Arboretum, and the art and shifting atmosphere of Fujiko Nakaya's fog sculpture. The play's live and site-specific, performance will resonate with Frederick Law Olmsted's landscape design and Fog x FLO, Nakaya's fog installation throughout Boston's Emerald Necklace park system. Actors' Shakespeare Project explores robust language, resonate stories, and the deeply human characters in Shakespeare's plays through productions, that like Macbeth in the…

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