September 2018

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.