Garden Buds

Canceled Due to University Closing for Hurricane Florence

Fall Fun with Apples

Thursday, September 13, 2018 – 10:30 am–12:00 pm
Friday, September 14, 2018 – 10:30 am–12:00 pm

Join us in the Education Yurt for September's Garden Buds program on apples! Red, green, or yellow. Shiny or dull. Sweet or tart. Apples trees grow yummy treats for us. Spend the morning having fun with your little one exploring apples.

parts of an apple sign

Garden Buds is a hands-on, seasonal themed program for preschool aged children. Exploration is through self guided hands-on activities, creative art projects, garden walks, and stories. Parents and caregivers stay with their children and guide their children through the activities.

girl examining an apple with a hand lense

Suggested for ages three to five with parent/adult.
$5.00 per child for Arboretum family members, $7.00 per child for nonmembers (no charge for adult)
Spaces are limited; advance registration is suggested. Online registration link is coming soon!
Although we understand that unexpected things happen, cancellations made less than 48 hours prior to event will not receive a refund.
The Yurt, JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina
Need directions? Click here.
Free parking is available at the JC Raulston Arboretum and along Beryl Road.
Please contact Elizabeth Overcash, children's program coordinator, at or (919) 513-7011.