February 2018

Thursday

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Friday

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Saturday

3

Garden Soils Class
"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

Sunday

4

Monday

5

Botany for Gardeners
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday

6

Plantsmen's Tour
"Winter Perennials for Shade"
Mark Weathington, Director
1:00 pm

Wednesday

7

Thursday

8

Photography Walk
Full—Waitlist Started
"Black and White"
Susan Bailey, Susan Bailey Photography
2:00 pm
New Date

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"Nature’s Medicine Chest"
Alton J. Banks, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus, and Jeremiah Feducia, Teaching Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, NC State University
7:30 pm

Friday

9

Saturday

10

Project PLANTS Science Saturdays
9:00 am

Foraging in Your Own Backyard: Delicious Weeds (and Ornamentals, Too)
Frank Hyman, Cottage Garden Landscaping
9:00 am

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
"Plantsman Tour of Wyoming"
Tim Alderton, Nancy Doubrava, Cyndy Cromwell, and Chris Glenn
10:00 am

Not Tonight Deer: No More Long-legged Rats in Your Garden
Frank Hyman, Cottage Garden Landscaping
1:00 pm

Sunday

11

Monday

12

Summer Camp Registration Opens to the Public
9:00 am

Botany for Gardeners
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday

13

Wednesday

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Thursday

15

Photography Walk
"Indoor Flowers I"
Susan Bailey, Susan Bailey Photography
2:00 pm

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

Friday

16

Saturday

17

Winter Symposium
Full—Waitlist Started
"Creating a Successful Home Landscape: Where Ecology and Aesthetics Meet"
Featuring Brie Arthur, Bobbie Schwartz, and Anne Spafford
8:00 am

Sunday

18

Monday

19

Botany for Gardeners
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday

20

Wednesday

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Thursday

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Friday

23

Children's Winter Walk
Full—Waitlist Started
10:30 am

Saturday

24

Magnolia Grafting Workshop
Nathan Maren, Ph.D. Student, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
8:30 am

Sunday

25

Family Winter Discovery
2:30 pm

Monday

26

Botany for Gardeners
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday

27

Wednesday

28

Denotes a children's program.