September 2019

Sun.

Mon.

Tue.

Wed.

Thu.

Fri.

Sat.

Sunday
1

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Monday
2
Tuesday
3

Plantsmen's Tour
"NC State University and JCRA Introductions"
Mark Weathington, Director
9:00 am

Plantsmen's Tour
"NC State University and JCRA Introductions"
Mark Weathington, Director
6:00 pm

Wednesday
4
Thursday
5
Friday
6

Garden Buds
Fall Fun with Apples
10:30 am

Saturday
7

Gardening in the South
Sponsored by Leaf & Limb
Steven Frank, Ph.D.; Bryce Lane, and Michael Munster, NC State University
8:00 am

Sunday
8

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Monday
9

Caring for Your Home Landscape: A Month by Month Approach
Full—Waitlist Started

Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday
10
Wednesday
11
Thursday
12

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"Show and Tell"
Various
7:30 pm

Saturday
14

Open Garden Day at Juniper Level Botanic Garden
8:00 am–5:00 pm

Crepe Myrtle Pruning Class and Demonstration
"A Tale of Love, Murder, and Proper Pruning"
Basil Camu, Treecologist, Leaf & Limb
9:00 am

Science Saturdays
Apple Science
9:00 am

Juried Photographic Competition and Exhibition
Sponsored by the JC Raulston Arboretum and the Triangle Carolinas Nature Photographers Association
7:00 pm
Reception

Sunday
15

Open Garden Day at Juniper Level Botanic Garden
1:00 pm–5:00 pm

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Monday
16

Caring for Your Home Landscape: A Month by Month Approach
Full—Waitlist Started

Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday
17
Wednesday
18
Thursday
19
Saturday
21

Open Garden Day at Juniper Level Botanic Garden
8:00 am–5:00 pm

Sunday
22

Open Garden Day at Juniper Level Botanic Garden
1:00 pm–5:00 pm

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Monday
23

Gardening Adventures with Extension Master Gardener Volunteers
"Saving the Spirit of the Forest: in Central Africa and Beyond"
Richard Carroll, Wake County Extension Master Gardener
10:00 am

Caring for Your Home Landscape: A Month by Month Approach
Full—Waitlist Started

Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday
24

Take a Child Outside Week
Printing with the Sun
10:00 am

Wednesday
25

Take a Child Outside Week
Clay Nature Faces
10:00 am

Thursday
26

Photography Walk
"Going Beyond Snapshot Photography with Your iPhone Camera"
Mary Louise Ravese, Bella Vista Photography
10:00 am

Take a Child Outside Week
Full

Nature Weaving
10:00 am

Friday
27

Take a Child Outside Week
Garden Storytime
10:30 am

Saturday
28

Recreational Tree Climbing at the JCRA
Open to Youths and Adults
Patrick Brandt, Piedmont Tree Climbing
10:00 am

North American Rock Garden Society (Piedmont Chapter) Lecture
Cohosted by the Piedmont Chapter of the North American Rock Garden Society and the JC Raulston Arboretum
"Breeding Better Perennials from a Gardener’s Perspective"
Hans Hansen, Director, New Plant Development, Walters Gardens
10:00 am

Take a Child Outside Week
Girl Scout Program: Outdoor Art
10:00 am

Sunday
29

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Take a Child Outside Week
Cloud Watching
2:00 pm

Monday
30

Take a Child Outside Week
Scavenger Hunt
10:00 am

Caring for Your Home Landscape: A Month by Month Approach
Full—Waitlist Started

Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

 

 

 

 

 


Denotes a children's program.