Friday, September 30, 2016

October Calendar of Triangle Gardening Programs

Cooking from the Garden: Late Autumn Salads will be held 
Monday, Oct. 24 at the Sarah P. Duke Gardens.
Sarah P. Duke Gardens420 Anderson St., Durham, NC. 
Please call 919-668-1707 to register.

Wed, October 5, 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Tue, October 11, 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Course meets for 2 sessions
Wed, October 12, 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Course meets for 4 sessions
Tue, October 18, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Sat, October 22, 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Mon, October 24, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Sat, October 29, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Course meets for 2 sessions
Tue, November 1, 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Course meets for 2 sessions
Thu, November 3, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

JC Raulston Arboretum
Ruby C. McSwain Education Center, JC Raulston Arboretum
4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, NC.

Plantsmen's Tour: 40th Anniversary Tour—Directors' Picks
Mark Weathington, Director
 Tuesday, October 4, 1:00 pm–2:30 pm
Landscape Potential I: Approaches to Design
Saturday, October 8, 9:00 am           
Creating a Sustainable Urban Wildlife Habitat for the Birds, Bees, and Butterflies
Wednesday, October 12, 6:30 pm

Wednesday, October 12, 9:00 am3:45 pm

Conservation You Can Taste: The Role of Ethnobiologists in the Collaborative Conservation of Food Diversity
Gary Nabhan, MacArthur Fellow and Kellogg Chair, University of Arizona
Friday, October 14, 7:30 pm9:00 pm

Fern Propagation Workshop
Saturday, October 29, 2016 – 9:00 am
Plantsmen's Tour:  Positively Presidential
Mark Weathington, Director
Tuesday, November 1, 1:00 pm–2:30 pm

The Botanical Paradises of Greece
Liberto Dario, NARGS Traveling Speaker
Thursday, November 3, 7:30 pm9:00 pm

North Carolina Botanical Gardens 
100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC.

LUNCHBOX Talk: Fall Color: Where, Why, When, & Wow!
Johnny Randall, NCBG Director of Conservation
Thursday, October 6, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Raptors Live!
Kindra D. Mammone, Executive Director, CLAWS
Sunday, October 9, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

LUNCHBOX Talk: How to Bird-Proof Your Windows
Thursday, October 13, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Early Autumn at Mason Farm
Ed Harrison, Naturalist
Saturday, October 15, 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Full Moon Walk at Mason Farm Biological Reserve
Amy Sayle; Mickey Jo Sorrell
Saturday, October 15; 6:30 pm – 8:00pm; (Inclement Weather Date: October 16; 7:00 pm)
LUNCHBOX Talk: The Secret Lives of Backyard Birds
with Mike Dunn, Naturalist
Thursday, October 20, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Therapeutic Horticulture: An Introductory Workshop
Sally Haskett, Horticultural Therapist
Saturday, October 22,  8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Geology for Botanists and Ecologists
Mike Schafale, Botanist/Geologist; Skip Stoddard, Ph.D., P.G.
Saturdays, October 29, Nov. 5, 12, 19 (Dec. 3 optional fieldtrip); 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Autumn at Penny’s Bend
Ed Harrison, Naturalist
Saturday, October 29, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners

Tue, October 18, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

"Ferns: Fiddleheads to Fronds"
Bob Payne, Wake County Extension Master Gardener
Monday, October 24, 10:00 am12:00 pm

"Pollinators-a-Plenty: A Look at Hundreds of Pollinators Aiding Food and Flower Production in North Carolina"
Presentation by Chris Apple
Sunday, Oct 23, 3:00 to 4:00 pm
South Regional Library

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