Friday

1

Saturday

2

Sunday

3

Arboretum Guided Tour
2:00 pm

Monday

4

Tuesday

5

Plantsmen's Tour
"For the Birds"
Mark Weathington, Director
1:00 pm

Wednesday

6

Thursday

7

Friday

8

Saturday

9

Project PLANTS
Science Saturdaze
9:00 am

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

Sunday

10

Arboretum Guided Tour
2:00 pm

Monday

11

Becoming a Better Home Landscape Gardener
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday

12

Wednesday

13

Yoga in the Gardens
"Sunset Vinyasa Flow"
Cecily Smith, Yogi
6:30 pm

Thursday

14

Garden Buds
Fall Fun with Apples
10:30 am–12:00 pm

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"Green Infrastructure: Why Horticulture Is the Key to Cities of the Future and Where You Fit In"
Debbie Hamrick, Director Specialty Crops, North Carolina Farm Bureau
7:30 pm

Friday

15

Garden Buds
Fall Fun with Apples
10:30 am–12:00 pm

Saturday

16

North American Rock Garden Society (Piedmont Chapter) Lecture
Cohosted by the JC Raulston Arboretum and the Piedmont Chapter of the North American Rock Garden Society
"Clematis and Other Vines for the Garden"
Adrienne Roethling, Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden
10:00 am

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

Recreational Tree Climbing at the JCRA
Open to Youths and Adults
Patrick Brandt, Piedmont Tree Climbing
11:00 am

Recreational Tree Climbing at the JCRA
Open to Youths and Adults
Patrick Brandt, Piedmont Tree Climbing
12:00 pm

Recreational Tree Climbing at the JCRA
Open to Youths and Adults
Patrick Brandt, Piedmont Tree Climbing
1:30 pm

Recreational Tree Climbing at the JCRA
Open to Youths and Adults
Patrick Brandt, Piedmont Tree Climbing
2:30 pm

Recreational Tree Climbing at the JCRA
Open to Youths and Adults
Patrick Brandt, Piedmont Tree Climbing
3:30 pm

Recreational Tree Climbing at the JCRA
Open to Youths and Adults
Patrick Brandt, Piedmont Tree Climbing
4:30 pm

Recreational Tree Climbing at the JCRA
Open to Youths and Adults
Patrick Brandt, Piedmont Tree Climbing
5:30 pm

Sunday

17

Arboretum Guided Tour
2:00 pm

Monday

18

Becoming a Better Home Landscape Gardener
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Yoga in the Gardens
"Back to Basics—Vinyasa Flow"
Cecily Smith, Yogi
6:30 pm

Wednesday

20

Yoga in the Gardens
"Sunset Vinyasa Flow"
Cecily Smith, Yogi
6:30 pm

Thursday

21

Photography Walk
"Color"
Susan Bailey, Susan Bailey Photography
2:00 pm

Friday

22

Landscape Architecture Lecture Series
Victor Stanley Lecture
James Hitchmough, Ph.D., Head, Department of Landscape, University of Scheffield, U.K.
6:00 pm

Saturday

23

Tour with James Hitchmough
James Hitchmough, Ph.D., Head, Department of Landscape, University of Scheffield, U.K., and Mark Weathington, Director
10:00 am

Sunday

24

Take a Child Outside Week
Scavenger Hunt
1:00 pm–4:00 pm

Arboretum Guided Tour
2:00 pm

Monday

25

Gardening Adventures with Extension Master Gardener Volunteers
Cohosted by the Extension Master Gardeners and the JC Raulston Arboretum
"Winter Flowering Plants"
Cindy Chappell, Wake County Extension Master Gardener
10:00 am

Take a Child Outside Week
Nature Paintings
10:00 am–12:00 pm

Becoming a Better Home Landscape Gardener
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Yoga in the Gardens
"Back to Basics—Vinyasa Flow"
Cecily Smith, Yogi
6:30 pm

Tuesday

26

Take a Child Outside Week
Fairies in the Garden
10:00 am

Wednesday

27

Take a Child Outside Week
Pond Dipping
10:00 am

Yoga in the Gardens
"Sunset Vinyasa Flow"
Cecily Smith, Yogi
6:30 pm

Thursday

28

Take a Child Outside Week
Nature Play
10:00 am–2:00 pm

Friday

29

Take a Child Outside Week
Garden Storytime
10:00 am

Saturday

30

Take a Child Outside Week
Scavenger Hunt
10:00 am–2:00 pm

Denotes a children's program.