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Sunday

1

Sunday Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Tuesday

3

Plantsmen's Tour
"Stop and Smell the Roses—Winter's Rose"
Tim Alderton, Research Technician
1:00 pm

Wednesday

4

Gardening Basics Course
"Using Science to Grow Better Petunias"
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
7:00 pm

Friday

6

Afternoon Adventure
2:00 pm–4:00 pm

An Evening with the Explorers: Triumphs and Tribulations of the Plant Hunters
Sponsored by Bartlett Tree Experts
5:30 pm

Sunday

8

Sunday Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Wednesday

11

Gardening Basics Course
"Using Science to Grow Better Petunias"
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
7:00 pm

Friday

13

Garden Buds
"Critters in the Garden"
10:00 am

Saturday

14

North American Rock Garden Society (Piedmont Chapter) Lecture
Sponsored by the Piedmont Chapter of the North American Rock Garden Society in Cooperation with the JC Raulston Arboretum
"Horticultural Adventures in Global Gardens and Glens"
Brian Jackson, Ph.D., NC State University
10:00 am

Triangle Camellia Society's 7th Annual Camellia Show and Plant Sale
Hosted by the Triangle Camellia Society in cooperation with the American Camellia Society and the Raleigh Garden Club
1:00 pm–4:00 pm

Girl Scout Program
Juniors: Gardener
2:00 pm

Sunday

15

Sunday Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Tuesday

17

Botanical Illustration Class
Naturally Creative! Spring Series
Preston Montague
6:30 pm

Wednesday

18

Gardening Basics Course
"Using Science to Grow Better Petunias"
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
7:00 pm

Thursday

19

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"Q'eqchi' Maya Reproductive Ethnomedicine, Estrogenic Plant Use, and Women's Healing Traditions in Belize"
Jillian M. De Gezelle, Ph.D., Teaching Assistant Professor, Department of Plant & Microbial Biology, NC State University
7:30 pm

Saturday

21

Renewal Pruning Class and Demonstration
Douglas Ruhren, Ironwood Gardens and JCRA Volunteer
9:00 am

Y Guides and Y Princess Program
Second Year Event – 9:30 Session
9:30 am

Y Guides and Y Princess Program
Second Year Event – 10:45 Session
10:45 am

Sunday

22

Sunday Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Tuesday

24

Botanical Illustration Class
Naturally Creative! Spring Series
Preston Montague
6:30 pm

Wednesday

25

Gardening Basics Course
"Using Science to Grow Better Petunias"
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
7:00 pm

Saturday

28

Pi Alpha Xi Plant Sale
8:00 am–4:00 pm

Sunday

29

Pi Alpha Xi Plant Sale
10:00 am–3:00 pm

Sunday Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Monday

30

Family Fun Event
Fourth Annual Spring Egg Hunt
10:00 am–3:00 pm

Tuesday

31

Family Fun Event
Fourth Annual Spring Egg Hunt
10:00 am–3:00 pm

Botanical Illustration Class
Naturally Creative! Spring Series
Preston Montague
6:30 pm

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