Sunday

1

Arboretum Guided Tour
2:00 pm

Monday

2

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

3

Plantsmen's Tour
"Asian Valley"
Mark Weathington, Director
1:00 pm

Thursday

5

Friday

6

Saturday

7

Friends of the Arboretum Annual Plant Distribution
9:00 am

Tree Planting Class and Demonstration
"Happy Trees Begin with Proper Planting"
Basil Camu, Treecologist, Leaf & Limb
10:00 am

The Nature of Drawing: Holiday Card Edition
Preston Montague, Landscape Designer and Botanical Illustrator
10:00 am

Sunday

8

Arboretum Guided Tour
2:00 pm

Monday

9

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

10

Wednesday

11

Creating a Sustainable Urban Wildlife Habitat for the Birds, Bees, and Butterflies
Helen Yoest, Director, Bee Better
6:30 pm

Thursday

12

Garden Buds
Pumpkin Patch
10:30 am–12:00 pm

Friday

13

Garden Buds
Pumpkin Patch
10:30 am–12:00 pm

Saturday

14

Project PLANTS
Science Saturdaze
9:00 am

Sunday

15

Arboretum Guided Tour
2:00 pm

Monday

16

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

17

Thursday

19

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

Friday

20

Saturday

21

Propagating Woody Plants from Seed
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
9:00 am

Sunday

22

Arboretum Guided Tour
2:00 pm

Monday

23

Gardening Adventures with Extension Master Gardener Volunteers
Cohosted by the Extension Master Gardeners and the JC Raulston Arboretum
"Made—Beautifully—in the Shade"
Sally Newman, Wake County Extension Master Gardener
10:00 am

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

24

Homeschool Program
Fall Homeschool Afternoon
1:00 pm

Wednesday

25

Homeschool Program
Fall Homeschool Morning
10:00 am

Creating a Sustainable Urban Wildlife Habitat for the Birds, Bees, and Butterflies
Helen Yoest, Director, Bee Better
6:30 pm

Thursday

26

Friday

27

Saturday

28

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
"Gardening on Rock"
Anne Spiegel
10:00 am

Girl Scout Program
Brownies: Buggin' Out!
10:00 am

Sunday

29

Arboretum Guided Tour
2:00 pm

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"Beardless Irises for Your Garden"
Carol Warner, Draycott Gardens
2:00 pm

Monday

30

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

31

Denotes a children's program.