Monday

1

Introduction to Insect Identification: The Good, the Bad, and the Buggy
John Meyer, Ph.D., Retiring Professor, Department of Entomology, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday

2

Plantsmen's Tour
"40th Anniversary Tour—Winter Flowers"
Tim Alderton, Research Technician
1:00 pm

Saturday

6

Garden Soils Class
Full—Registration Closed
"If You Build It, They Will Come: Understanding and Improving Garden Soils"
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
8:30 am

Monday

8

Summer Garden Camp
Public Registration Opens

Introduction to Insect Identification: The Good, the Bad, and the Buggy
John Meyer, Ph.D., Retiring Professor, Department of Entomology, NC State University
6:30 pm

Wednesday

10

The Ins and Outs of Home Landscaping: How to Choose, Use, and Care for Plants in the Home Garden
Full—Registration Closed
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Thursday

11

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture and Book Launch
"Good Berry, Bad Berry: Finding and Identifying the Most Common Wild Berries of North America"
Helen Yoest, Gardening With Confidence
7:30 pm

Saturday

13

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
"Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center and Texas Wildflowers"
Damon Waitt, Director, NC Botanical Garden
10:00 am

Monday

15

Introduction to Insect Identification: The Good, the Bad, and the Buggy
John Meyer, Ph.D., Retiring Professor, Department of Entomology, NC State University
6:30 pm

Wednesday

17

The Ins and Outs of Home Landscaping: How to Choose, Use, and Care for Plants in the Home Garden
Full—Registration Closed
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Friday

19

Children's Winter Walk
11:00 am

Saturday

20

Winter Symposium
"On the Edge and in the Box: Gardening in Unusual Spaces"
8:00 am

Sunday

21

Family Winter Walk
2:30 pm

Monday

22

Gardening Adventures with Extension Master Gardener Volunteers
Extension Master Gardeners and the JC Raulston Arboretum
"Vermicompost for Healthier Plants"
Rhonda Sherman, Wake County Extension Master Gardener
10:00 am

Project PLANTS
Horticulture Happy Hour
3:30 pm

Introduction to Insect Identification: The Good, the Bad, and the Buggy
John Meyer, Ph.D., Retiring Professor, Department of Entomology, NC State University
6:30 pm

Wednesday

24

The Ins and Outs of Home Landscaping: How to Choose, Use, and Care for Plants in the Home Garden
Full—Registration Closed
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Thursday

25

Rain Garden Design and Installation Workshop
Sponsored by the Department of Horticultural Science, Stewart Design, and the JC Raulston Arboretum
8:00 am

Monday

29

Introduction to Insect Identification: The Good, the Bad, and the Buggy
John Meyer, Ph.D., Retiring Professor, Department of Entomology, NC State University
6:30 pm

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