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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Arboretum Instructor Show
Arboretum Instructor Show
Date: 11/10/2017 - 1/4/2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Reedy Gallery

The Arboretum is proud to showcase the talents of the artists who are instructors for our many classes. A wide variety of media will be on display, including painting, drawing, mixed media, fiber art and photography.

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PlantMaker Studio: Cattail Creations
PlantMaker Studio: Cattail Creations
Date: 11/18/2017 - 11/19/2017
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Learning Center

Try your hand at twisting  strong, flexible cattail cordage and weaving them into a mat. Look closely at fluffy-seeded cattails and learn how they adapt to survive in standing water.

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Let
Let's Talk Plants Q&A
Date: 11/18/2017 - 11/19/2017
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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Weekend Brunch
Weekend Brunch
Date: 11/19/2017
Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: Arboretum Cafe

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

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