Events Calendar 2017-07-06T15:28:07+00:00

Events Calendar

Contact these organizations directly to learn more about registration, payment, and directions for listed events.

   Date Event

    Green Spring Gardens, Alexandria VA

7 July 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Summer Plants that Sizzle, Not Fizzle (fee $18)
15 July 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Garden Tour, Ice Cream Social and Exhibits – Adult (fee $12)
15 July 10:00 p.m. – 11:00 a.m. Made in the Shade Gardening Program (fee $18)
12 August 10:00 p.m. – 11:30 a.m. Garden Tour, Ice Cream Social and Exhibits – Adult (fee $12)
26 August 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Workshop – Garden Terrarium (supplies $25) (fee $38)

    Fairfax County Park Takes

12 August 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Nemours Mansion & Hagley Museum, Wilmington DE (garden tours) (fee $174)

   Loudoun County Master Gardener Association

7 July, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Creating a Year-Round Landscape filled with Color , Rust Library
8 July, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Compost: Nature’s Way of Recycling, Demo Garden
22 July, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Keeping the Summer Vegetables Growing Strong, Purcellville Library
5 August, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Cool Fall Vegetables You Can Grow, Demo Garden

    Brookside Gardens

12 August, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Cactus and Succulent Show and Sale (society event)
13 August, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Cactus and Succulent Show and Sale (society event)

    Master Gardeners of Northern Virginia

10 July, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Mosquitos & Ticks, Barrett Branch Library
12 July, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Surviving the Heat, Arlington Central Library
18 July, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Gardening for Wildlife (Certification class) Westover Library
19 July, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Seed Saving, Arlington Central Library
26 July, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Composting and Vermiculture, Arlington Central Library
2 August, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Food Preservation, Arlington Central Library
9 August, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Vegetables for Fall Planting, Arlington Central Library
16 August, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Fruit Trees, Fairlington Community Center
23 August, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Garden Therapy, Arlington Central Library
28 August, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Fall Vegetable Gardening, Beatley Library
29 August, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Fall Vegetable Gardening, Fairlington Community Center

    U.S. Botanic Garden

5 July, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Art and History of the US Botanic Garden: Plant Origin, Landscape Architecture
11 July, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. You Can Grow It , Garden Court (pre-reg)
14 July, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Trees of the Regional Garden (pre-reg)
15 July, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. The Right Soil and Fertilizer (pre-reg)
19 July, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Art and History of the US Botanic Garden: Plant Origin, Landscape Architecture
22 July, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Terrarium Making with Succulents (pre-reg)
22 July, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Terrarium Making with Succulents (pre-reg)
25 July, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Rediscover Bartholdi Park: Sustainable Landscapes (pre-reg)
12 August, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Natural Bundle Dyeing (pre-reg)
16 August, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Art and History of the US Botanic Garden: plant origin, landscape architecture
19 August, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Cattail Moonshine and Mildweed Medicine (pre-reg)
19 August, 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Botany and Chemistry of Baking: Wheat (pre-reg)
20 August, 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Botany and Chemistry of Baking: Wheat (pre-reg)
22 August, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Rediscover Bartholdi Park: sustainable landscapes (pre-reg)
30 August, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Phenomenal Plants: The USBG Medicinal Plants Collection