Wednesday

1

Thursday

2

Monday

6

Gardening Basics—Using Science to Grow Better Plants
Full—Waitlist Started
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
"Bulb Madness"
Mark Weathington, Director
1:00 pm

Wednesday

8

Thursday

9

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"Experiences Teaching at Pyongyang University of Science and Technology in North Korea"
Ted Stephens, Nurseries Caroliniana
7:30 pm

Friday

10

Saturday

11

Sunday

12

Arboretum Guided Tour
2:00 pm

Monday

13

Gardening Basics—Using Science to Grow Better Plants
Full—Waitlist Started
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday

14

Homeschool Day
Full—Waitlist Started
Spring is Budding
10:00 am

Homeschool Day
Full—Waitlist Started
Spring is Budding
1:00 pm

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

Wednesday

15

Thursday

16

Photography Walk
Full—Waitlist Started
"Lighting"
Susan Bailey, Susan Bailey Photography
2:00 pm

Wake County 4-H
Wake County 4-H Junior Master Gardeners Club
6:00 pm

Friday

17

Saturday

18

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
"Creating a New Ecosystem: the Development of a Piedmont Prairie"
Annabel Renwick, Sarah P. Duke Gardens
10:00 am

Y Guides and Y Princess Program
Second Year Event – 1:00 Session
1:00 pm

Y Guides and Y Princess Program
Second Year Event – 2:30 Session
2:30 pm

Sunday

19

Arboretum Guided Tour
2:00 pm

Monday

20

Gardening Basics—Using Science to Grow Better Plants
Full—Waitlist Started
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday

21

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

Wednesday

22

Thursday

23

Friday

24

Saturday

25

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

Renewal Pruning Class and Demonstration
New Session
Douglas Ruhren, Ironwood Gardens and JCRA Volunteer
1:00 pm

Sunday

26

Arboretum Guided Tour
2:00 pm

Monday

27

Gardening Adventures with Extension Master Gardener Volunteers
Cohosted by the Extension Master Gardeners and the JC Raulston Arboretum
"Wildflower Havens of Wake County ... and How Geology Influences Them"
Hughen Nourse, Wake County Extension Master Gardener
10:00 am

Gardening Basics—Using Science to Grow Better Plants
Full—Waitlist Started
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday

28

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

Wednesday

29

Friday

31

17th Annual Birdhouse Competition
Part of Raulston Blooms!
10:00 am–6:00 pm

JC Raulston Arboretum Plant Sale
Plant List Available
Part of Raulston Blooms!
4:00 pm–7:00 pm
Members-only Preview Sale

Denotes a children's program.