Milkweeds, host plants to the famous monarch butterfly, support a variety of insects, making them power players in pollinator meadows. Rochelle and Becky, native plant specialists with the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, have studied the natural community structure of meadows, where they have documented several milkweed species and the plants typically associated with […]
An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until July 12, 2019
This innovative, fun class focuses on developing fundamental watercolor painting techniques using native plants as a source of inspiration. Learn paintbrush usage, color mixing, color application, how to choose subject matter, and how to find your unique painting style. Judy guides you with personalized instruction and practical painting exercises designed to nurture your creativity. Open […]
An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 24, 2019
Walk the gardens with an expert docent in this highlight of the gardens.
Dance to the beat of your own drum while students from Christina Cultural Arts Center showcase their talents on our South Terrace! From 6-7:30 pm on July 12th, create and express as an entire family with activities that highlight the wonders of science, technology, engineering, math, and art. All activities included with general admission. Food from the […]General Admission