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Classes offered year-round. Learn to garden in harmony with nature, take an art or wellness class, and more!

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Mt. Cuba Center evaluates native plants and related cultivars for horticultural and ecological value.

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Mt. Cuba conserves and stewards more than 1,000 acres including meadows, forests, streams and riparian corridors.

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May 13, 2023 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 am

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Early Morning Photography

View of a sunrise shining on the main gate at Mt. Cuba Center.
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Enjoy this early morning opportunity to photograph the gardens of Mt. Cuba Center when light quality is less intense, shadows are soft, and colors appear richer. Photographers of all experience levels will receive professional guidance on the technical and aesthetic elements of photography.

This program takes place in person at Mt. Cuba Center on Saturday, May 20, 2023.

About the Instructor:
David Greaves is a biologist at the EPA, wildlife photographer, and founder of the Nature Under Your Nose (NUYN) brand. His love for nature and the outdoors was discovered while growing up in the Washington, D.C. area. He uses his photography and his NUYN brand to encourage people of all ages, colors, and backgrounds to explore and enjoy the nature they can find all around them.

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