Events Calendar 2017-08-08T11:34:56+00:00

Events Calendar

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   Date Event

    Green Spring Gardens, Alexandria VA

12 August, 10:00 a.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)
9 September, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Fall Plant Sale
15 September, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Garden Talk: Featuring Twigs, Bark and Berries (fee $10)
23 September, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Gardening with the Soil Food Web (fee $15)
24 September, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Winter Edibles (fee $15)
29 September, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Replace Old Shrubs (fee $10)
30 September, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Garden Program: Start a Garden Journal (fee $15)

    Fairfax County Park Takes

12 August, 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Nemours Mansion & Hagley Museum, Wilmington DE (garden tours) (fee $174)
14 September, 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Chanticleer Gardens, Wayne, PA (fee $124)
16 September, 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Maymont & Agecroft Hall, Richmond, VA (home & gardens) (fee $154)
17 September, 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Blue Ridge Birding, Loudoun County, VA (fee $75)
22 September, 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Birding, Bombay Hook, DE (fee $48)
30 September, 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Historic Houses of Odessa, DE (homes and gardens) (fee $139)

   Loudoun County Master Gardener Association

5 August, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Cool Fall Vegetables You Can Grow, Demo Garden
7 September, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. The Geology of Loudoun County, Rust Library
9 September, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Prepare for Your Best Lawn, Demo Garden, Ida Lee Park

    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

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
6 September, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Cover Crops for Healthy Soil, Arlington Central Library
13 September, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Extend the Growing Season, Arlington Central Library
20 September, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Planting and Care of Fruit Trees, Arlington Central Library
27 September, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. International Flavors from the Garden, Arlington Central Library

    U.S. Botanic Garden

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 & Chemistry of Brewing: Barley (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
9 September, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. The Fascinating World of Carnivorous Plants (pre-reg)