young children gathered around table for StoryTime

StoryTime in the Library
Date: Every Thursday
Time: 10:30-11 a.m.
Location: Andersen Horticultural Library

Stories for the young and young-at-heart. Geared toward
toddlers and preschoolers.

EVENT CALENDAR

Foraging for Sustenance
Foraging for Sustenance
Date: 9/8/2017 - 2/26/2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Andersen Horticultural Library

Artist Karen Gustafson pairs embroidered botanical drawings with related ancient herbals and domestic recipe books to commemorate and provide a contemporary perspective on DeMateria Medica, an ancient pharmacological text by Dioscorides.

Artist's Talk and Reception, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 1:30-3:00 p.m., Snyder Aud.

Meet artist Karen Gustafson at this complimentary public reception.  Open to all visitors.

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Weekend Brunch
Weekend Brunch
Date: 12/2/2017 - 2/3/2018
Time: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: Arboretum Cafe

Start out your day at the Arb with a delicious hot breakfast.

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Mediterranean Diet for a Happy, Healthy New Year
Mediterranean Diet for a Happy, Healthy New Year
Date: 1/6/2018
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Learning Center

Be inspired by tips, strategies and information about the healthy and delicious Mediterranean diet. Learn to create menus where fruits, vegetables and lean proteins are the focus, and sample tasty Mediterranean-style dishes.

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Lecture - Winter Light: Photographing Winter Wonders
Lecture - Winter Light: Photographing Winter Wonders
Date: 1/6/2018
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Snyder Auditorium

It takes a little know how to photograph successfully in winter. Learn tips on what to wear, troubleshooting equipment problems in very cold weather, how to make best use of winter light, and techniques for getting the correct exposure for winter landscapes.

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Let
Let's Talk Plants Q&A
Date: 1/6/2018 - 1/7/2018
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Visitor Center

Stop by the Master Gardener desk in the Visitor Center to pose gardening questions to our volunteers, get information on sustainable practices and find out what areas are at their peak of bloom and beauty.

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PlantMaker Studio: Winter Wonderland
PlantMaker Studio: Winter Wonderland
Date: 1/6/2018 - 1/7/2018
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Learning Center

Discover which plants will provide food and shelter for wildlife, and create a nourishing natural seed ornament to feed the birds outside your window.

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Creating a Home Landscape You Can Love and Enjoy
Creating a Home Landscape You Can Love and Enjoy
Date: 1/6/2018
Time: 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Learning Center

Learn the theory and principles of landscape design, analyze soils, explore the landscape design process, investigate proper plant selection and more to help you create a functional, manageable, environmentally-sound, cost-effective and visually-pleasing design for your home.

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