April 2019

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Monday
1

Creating and Caring for Sustainable Home Landscapes
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday
2

Plantsmen's Tour
"Spring Plant Sale Preview"
Mark Weathington, Director
1:00 pm

Wednesday
3
Thursday
4
Friday
5

19th Annual Birdhouse Competition
Part of Raulston Blooms!
10:00 am–6:00 pm
Entries Accepted

JC Raulston Arboretum Plant Sale
Plant List Available

Part of Raulston Blooms!
4:00 pm–7:00 pm
Members-only Preview Sale

Saturday
6

Raulston Blooms!
A Garden Festival for All Ages
10:00 am–4:00 pm

JC Raulston Arboretum Plant Sale
Plant List Available

Part of Raulston Blooms!
10:00 am–4:00 pm

19th Annual Birdhouse Competition
Part of Raulston Blooms!
10:00 am–4:00 pm
Show

Recreational Tree Climbing at the JCRA
Open to Youths and Adults
Patrick Brandt, Piedmont Tree Climbing
10:00 am–6:30 pm

Sunday
7

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Monday
8

Creating and Caring for Sustainable Home Landscapes
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday
9
Wednesday
10
Thursday
11

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"Worming Your Way to Healthy Soils and Plants"
Rhonda Sherman, Extension Specialist, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
7:30 pm

Friday
12
Saturday
13

Landscape Potential I: Approaches to Design
Preston Montague, Landscape Designer and Botanical Illustrator
9:00 am

Sunday
14

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Monday
15

Creating and Caring for Sustainable Home Landscapes
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday
16
Wednesday
17

Day Trip with the JCRA Staff
Full—Waitlist Started

"From Daffodils and Magnolias to Conifers and a River Walk"
7:00 am

Thursday
18
Friday
19
Saturday
20
Sunday
21

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Monday
22

Gardening Adventures with Extension Master Gardener Volunteers
"Prepping Houseplants for the Outdoors—Avoid the Big Shock"
Ron Perry, Wake County Extension Master Gardener
10:00 am

Creating and Caring for Sustainable Home Landscapes
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
Thursday
25

Photography Walk
Full—Waitlist Started

"Creativity Outside the Box: Creating Abstract Photographs in the Garden"
Mary Louise Ravese, Bella Vista Photography
10:00 am

Friday
26
Saturday
27

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
"Bulbs in Their Habitats"
Jane McGary, Past Editor, NARGS Rock Garden Quarterly
10:00 am

Sunday
28

Arboretum Guided Tour
Volunteer Tour Docent
2:00 pm

Monday
29

Creating and Caring for Sustainable Home Landscapes
Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University
6:30 pm

Tuesday
30
 

 

 

 


Denotes a children's program.