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June 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Craft A Fairy House: Section A

Children – and those young at heart – love to play in the woods, so building a fairy house is a great way to nurture an appreciation of the natural world and exercise the imagination! Work with foraged twigs, bark, leaves, cones, and other botanicals to construct an enchanting garden home for fairies, elves, and […]

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June 11 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Garden Enthusiast Tour

Take an in-depth look at our gardens with a friendly Educator. Discover how to contribute to ecological transformation in your community through sustainable gardening practices. Learn about environmental topics such as climate change, systems-thinking, and consciously sourcing native plants for your region. This tour expands on concepts covered in the introductory Welcome Walk and is […]

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June 11 @ 10:30 am - 11:15 am

Family Yoga

Join local family-friendly yoga practice Petite Yogi for an outdoor yoga session in our South Garden! From beginners to experienced yogis, children ages 4 and up with an adult are invited to take this exciting yoga class designed to strengthen family bonds. Participants are encouraged to bring their own mats. This program takes place in-person […]

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June 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Craft a Fairy House: Section B

Children – and those young at heart – love to play in the woods, so building a fairy house is a great way to nurture an appreciation of the natural world and exercise the imagination! Work with foraged twigs, bark, leaves, cones, and other botanicals to construct an enchanting garden home for fairies, elves, and […]

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June 11 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Carex for Every Garden: Section B

Carex are a diverse and versatile, yet underutilized genus of native plants that are overflowing with garden merit. They can fill various niches in landscapes as groundcovers and living mulch, while some can even be used on their own as specimen plants. Traditionally thought of as shade perennials, some Carex species exhibit remarkable tolerances to […]

$29

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June 11 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

What Makes an Orchid an Orchid?

An in-depth, but easy-to-understand, explanation of the unique characteristics that define the orchid family and differentiate it from all others. Morphology and pollination strategy are highlighted while dissection of real orchid flowers provides additional insight. In this new class, orchid expert Bob Sprague explores the centuries-old fascination with orchids, explains why they get a bad […]

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