Events Calendar 2017-10-03T23:18:02+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 October, 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. From Now to Wow: Pathways to Good Design (fee $57)
13 October, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Garden Talk: Composting Fall Leaves (fee $10)
14 October, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Showy Fall Natives and Companions (fee $18)
14 October, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Garden Tour: Our Woods and Ponds (fee $12)
21 October, 9:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Master Class Program: Planning Spring (fee $28)
27 October, 10:00 p.m. – 11:00 a.m. Garden Talk: Getting Ready for Winter (fee $10)
28 October, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Two Season Garden Container Workshop (fee $38 + $30 supplies)
18 November, 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Floral Workshop: Thanksgiving Table (fee $38 + $25 supplies)

    Fairfax County Park Takes

14 October, 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Shenandoah National Park Birding Trip (fee $75)
15 October, 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Shenandoah Skyline Fall Foliage Tour (fee $99)
22 October, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Stoney Man Mountain Day Hike (fee $63)
28 October, 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Birding on the Bay, DE (fee $84)
18 November, 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Blackwater Birds, MD (fee $84)

   Loudoun County Master Gardener Association

5 October, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Restoring Streams and Stream Valleys – Finding Balance, Rust Library
7 October, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Fall is Here – Your Vegetable Garden in Winter, Demo Garden
2 November, 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Big Dreams, Small Garden, Rust Library

    Brookside Gardens

8 October, 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Mycological Assoc. of Washington Mushroom Fair (society event)
10 October, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Dried Flower Wreaths (fee $50)
14 October, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Growing & Healing with Common Herbs (fee $30)
24 October, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Champion Tree Tour (fee $65)
25 October, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Conservation Landscapes & Rain Gardens (fee $15)
1 November, 10:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Getting Your Garden Ready for Winter (fee $22)
18 November, 1:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Mixed Winter Container (fee $75)
21 November, 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Thanksgiving Centerpiece (fee $50)

    Master Gardeners of Northern Virginia

4 October, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Fruit from Vines, Brambles and Shrubs, Arlington Central Library
5-6 October, 8:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. 3rd Virginia Urban Agricultural Summit, George Mason Univ, Arlington (fee $75)
10 October, 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Garden Stroll, Simpson Park Demo Garden
11 October, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Tree Selection, Planting and Care, Mt. Vernon Rec Center
14 October, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Composting & What To Do With All That Leaf & Yard Waste, Fairlington CC
16 October, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Putting Your Garden To Bed, Beatley Library (pre-reg)
21 October, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Putting Your Garden To Bed, Fairlington CC (pre-reg)
26 October, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Native Grasses & Sedges for the Home Garden, Burke Library (pre-reg)

    Montgomery County MD Master Gardeners

14 October, 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Urban Gardening Event, Silver Spring Library

    U.S. Botanic Garden, Washington DC

9 October, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. A History of Spices (pre-reg)
11 October, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Fall Beauty (pre-reg)
11 October, 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Orchid Repotting
11 October, 11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Orchid Repotting
14 October, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Intertwined Fates: Forests & Humanity (pre-reg)
20 October, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Orchids in the Office (pre-reg)
26 October, 11:00 a.m – 12:00 p.m. Marvelous Morphology: Plant/ Animal Interactions (pre-reg)
9 November, 4:30 p.m – 7:00 p.m. How Plants Work for Middle and High School Teachers (pre-reg)
18 November, 10:00 a.m – 1:00 p.m. Fall Tree Tour of the Capitol Grounds (pre-reg)

    U.S. National Arboretum, Washington DC

6-9 October, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Ikebana 60th Anniversary Celebration
8&9 October, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Ikebana Japanese Flower Arranging Demonstrations
14 October, 1:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Chile Celebration – Herb Garden
4 November, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Aki Matsuri Annual Festival: Bonsai & Beyond (food, cultural events)
4 November, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Otsukimi Moon Viewing (special event hosted by Japan-Amer. Society)(pre-reg)