May 2019

Sun.

Mon.

Tue.

Wed.

Thu.

Fri.

Sat.

Wednesday
1
Thursday
2
Friday
3
Saturday
4
Monday
6

Creating and Caring for Sustainable Home Landscapes
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday
7

Plantsmen's Tour
"Highlights of May"
Douglas Ruhren, Gardens Manager
9:00 am

Plantsmen's Tour
"Highlights of May"
Douglas Ruhren, Gardens Manager
6:00 pm

Wednesday
8
Thursday
9

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"New Zealand: A Garden Paradise"
7:30 pm

Friday
10
Saturday
11

Science Saturdays
9:00 am

Herbaceous Perennials Propagation Class and Demonstration
Full—Waitlist Started

Douglas Ruhren, Gardens Manager
9:00 am

Recreational Tree Climbing at the JCRA
Canceled Due to Storms

Open to Youths and Adults
Patrick Brandt, Piedmont Tree Climbing
10:00 am

Sunday
12

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Monday
13

Homeschool Day
Flowers, Clouds, and Veggies!
10:00 am

Creating and Caring for Sustainable Home Landscapes
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday
14

Homeschool Day
Flowers, Clouds, and Veggies!
10:00 am

Wednesday
15
Thursday
16

Introduction to Oil Painting
Canceled

Linda Holmes, Linda Holmes Fine Art
1:00 pm

Friday
17

Garden Storytime
10:30 am

Saturday
18

Fanciful Flowers
Badge Workshop for Junior Girl Scouts
10:00 am

Sunday
19

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Monday
20

Creating and Caring for Sustainable Home Landscapes
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
Thursday
23

Introduction to Oil Painting
Canceled

Linda Holmes, Linda Holmes Fine Art
1:00 pm

Friday
24

Garden Storytime
10:30 am

Saturday
25

Propagation Workshop
Almost Full—One Opening Remains

Douglas Ruhren, Gardens Manager, and Christopher Todd Glenn, Programs and Education Coordinator
9:00 am

Sunday
26

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
Thursday
30

Photography Walk
"In the Sweet Spot: Emphasizing Your Garden Subject in Your Photographs"
Mary Louise Ravese, Bella Vista Photography
10:00 am

Introduction to Oil Painting
Canceled

Linda Holmes, Linda Holmes Fine Art
1:00 pm

Friday
31

Garden Storytime
10:30 am

 


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