September 2018

Sun.

Mon.

Tue.

Wed.

Thu.

Fri.

Sat.

Saturday
1
Sunday
2

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Monday
3
Tuesday
4

Plantsmen's Tour
"Monocot Madness"
Mark Weathington, Director
9:00 am

Plantsmen's Tour
"Monocot Madness"
Mark Weathington, Director
6:00 pm

Wednesday
5
Thursday
6
Friday
7
Saturday
8
Sunday
9

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13

Garden Buds
Canceled Due to University Closing for Hurricane Florence

Fall Fun with Apples
10:30 am

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
Canceled Due to University Closing for Hurricane Florence

"Horticultural Tartan—A Walk Through Scotland's Gardens and Landscapes"
Amanda Wilkins, Juniper Level Botanic Garden
7:30 pm

Friday
14

Garden Buds
Canceled Due to University Closing for Hurricane Florence

Fall Fun with Apples
10:30 am

Saturday
15

Wild Edible Plants: Delicious and Nutritious Native and Invasive Plants
Canceled Due to University Closing for Hurricane Florence

Frank Hyman, Cottage Garden Landscaping
9:00 am

Science Saturdays
Canceled Due to University Closing for Hurricane Florence

Yurt Yard Harvest Day
9:00 am

Not Tonight Deer: No More Long-legged Rats in Your Garden
Canceled Due to University Closing for Hurricane Florence

Frank Hyman, Cottage Garden Landscaping
1:00 pm

Sunday
16
Monday
17

Outstanding Plants for the Home Landscape
Full—Waitlist Started

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

Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20

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

Friday
21
Saturday
22

Crepe Myrtle Pruning Class and Demonstration
Full—Waitlist Started

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

Eastern North Carolina Iris Society Beardless Iris Sale
Hosted by the Eastern North Carolina Iris Society in Cooperation with the JC Raulston Arboretum
10:00 am–12:30 pm

Sunday
23

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Monday
24

Gardening Adventures with Extension Master Gardener Volunteers
"Edible Landscaping"
Robin Baumgart, Wake County Extension Master Gardener
10:00 am

Take a Child Outside Week
Seed Explosion
1:00 pm

Outstanding Plants for the Home Landscape
Full—Waitlist Started

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

Tuesday
25

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

Wednesday
26

Take a Child Outside Week
Nature Paintings
10:00 am

Day Tripping to NC State University's Herbarium
10:00 am

Thursday
27

Take a Child Outside Week
Garden Buds
10:30 am

Friday
28

Take a Child Outside Week
Garden Buds
10:30 am

Saturday
29

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
"The Flora of Central Asia"
Vojtěch Holubec, NARGS Traveling Speaker
10:00 am

Take a Child Outside Week
Arboretum Favorites Bingo
10:00 am

Juried Photographic Print Competition and Exhibition
Sponsored by the JC Raulston Arboretum and the Triangle Carolinas Nature Photographers Association
7:00 pm
Reception

Sunday
30

Take a Child Outside Week
Yurt Open House
1:00 pm–3:00 pm

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

 


Denotes a children's program.