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JC Raulston Arboretum

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4415 Beryl Rd
Raleigh, NC 27606 United States
https://cals.ncsu.edu/venue/jc-raulston-arboretum-2/

September 2022

Lunch and Lit in the Garden: Wishtree (Grades 5-8)

September 29 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm UTC
JC Raulston Arboretum, 4415 Beryl Rd
Raleigh, NC 27606 United States

The JC Raulston Arboretum invites students in grades fifth through eighth to the garden to sit, relax and listen to Wishtree by Katherine Applegate. Wishtree is a timely tale told by a tree named Red Oak who's "216 rings old." This touching story explores the meaning of community while deftly focusing on the birds and animals who find shelter in the Red Oak year round. Each week from Sept. 15-Nov. 3, we will explore the garden and complete fun activities…

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October 2022

Gardening With Native Plants

October 3 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm UTC
JC Raulston Arboretum, 4415 Beryl Rd
Raleigh, NC 27606 United States

Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus in the Department of Horticultural Science at NC State, will lead a multi-week course about using native and nonnative plants in our home gardens. In this class, Lane will discuss: What it means to be native, naturalized, exotic, invasive and nonnative and what you should consider when you select plants for your garden. Native trees, shrubs, vines, ground covers and herbaceous perennials. Nativars and what you need to consider when…

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Lunch and Lit in the Garden: Growing in the Garden (Grades 3-4)

October 5 | 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm UTC
JC Raulston Arboretum, 4415 Beryl Rd
Raleigh, NC 27606 United States

The JC Raulston Arboretum invites students in grades third through fourth to come to the garden on Wednesdays in October to enjoy a book by award-winning author Kobi Yamada. We will read What Do You Do With an Idea?, What Do You Do With a Problem?, What Do You Do With a Chance? and Trying. Students also will discover the creativity, problem-solving and perseverance exhibited by famous botanists such as George Washington Carver, Charles Henry Turner and even J.C. Raulston.…

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Lunch and Lit in the Garden: Wishtree (Grades 5-8)

October 6 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm UTC
JC Raulston Arboretum, 4415 Beryl Rd
Raleigh, NC 27606 United States

The JC Raulston Arboretum invites students in grades fifth through eighth to the garden to sit, relax and listen to Wishtree by Katherine Applegate. Wishtree is a timely tale told by a tree named Red Oak who's "216 rings old." This touching story explores the meaning of community while deftly focusing on the birds and animals who find shelter in the Red Oak year round. Each week from Sept. 15-Nov. 3, we will explore the garden and complete fun activities…

Find out more »

Lunch and Lit in the Garden: Growing in the Garden (Grades 3-4)

October 12 | 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm UTC
JC Raulston Arboretum, 4415 Beryl Rd
Raleigh, NC 27606 United States

The JC Raulston Arboretum invites students in grades third through fourth to come to the garden on Wednesdays in October to enjoy a book by award-winning author Kobi Yamada. We will read What Do You Do With an Idea?, What Do You Do With a Problem?, What Do You Do With a Chance? and Trying. Students also will discover the creativity, problem-solving and perseverance exhibited by famous botanists such as George Washington Carver, Charles Henry Turner and even J.C. Raulston.…

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Lunch and Lit in the Garden: Wishtree (Grades 5-8)

October 13 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm UTC
JC Raulston Arboretum, 4415 Beryl Rd
Raleigh, NC 27606 United States

The JC Raulston Arboretum invites students in grades fifth through eighth to the garden to sit, relax and listen to Wishtree by Katherine Applegate. Wishtree is a timely tale told by a tree named Red Oak who's "216 rings old." This touching story explores the meaning of community while deftly focusing on the birds and animals who find shelter in the Red Oak year round. Each week from Sept. 15-Nov. 3, we will explore the garden and complete fun activities…

Find out more »

Lunch and Lit in the Garden: Growing in the Garden (Grades 3-4)

October 19 | 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm UTC
JC Raulston Arboretum, 4415 Beryl Rd
Raleigh, NC 27606 United States

The JC Raulston Arboretum invites students in grades third through fourth to come to the garden on Wednesdays in October to enjoy a book by award-winning author Kobi Yamada. We will read What Do You Do With an Idea?, What Do You Do With a Problem?, What Do You Do With a Chance? and Trying. Students also will discover the creativity, problem-solving and perseverance exhibited by famous botanists such as George Washington Carver, Charles Henry Turner and even J.C. Raulston.…

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Lunch and Lit in the Garden: Wishtree (Grades 5-8)

October 20 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm UTC
JC Raulston Arboretum, 4415 Beryl Rd
Raleigh, NC 27606 United States

The JC Raulston Arboretum invites students in grades fifth through eighth to the garden to sit, relax and listen to Wishtree by Katherine Applegate. Wishtree is a timely tale told by a tree named Red Oak who's "216 rings old." This touching story explores the meaning of community while deftly focusing on the birds and animals who find shelter in the Red Oak year round. Each week from Sept. 15-Nov. 3, we will explore the garden and complete fun activities…

Find out more »

Lunch and Lit in the Garden: Growing in the Garden (Grades 3-4)

October 26 | 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm UTC
JC Raulston Arboretum, 4415 Beryl Rd
Raleigh, NC 27606 United States

The JC Raulston Arboretum invites students in grades third through fourth to come to the garden on Wednesdays in October to enjoy a book by award-winning author Kobi Yamada. We will read What Do You Do With an Idea?, What Do You Do With a Problem?, What Do You Do With a Chance? and Trying. Students also will discover the creativity, problem-solving and perseverance exhibited by famous botanists such as George Washington Carver, Charles Henry Turner and even J.C. Raulston.…

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Lunch and Lit in the Garden: Wishtree (Grades 5-8)

October 27 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm UTC
JC Raulston Arboretum, 4415 Beryl Rd
Raleigh, NC 27606 United States

The JC Raulston Arboretum invites students in grades fifth through eighth to the garden to sit, relax and listen to Wishtree by Katherine Applegate. Wishtree is a timely tale told by a tree named Red Oak who's "216 rings old." This touching story explores the meaning of community while deftly focusing on the birds and animals who find shelter in the Red Oak year round. Each week from Sept. 15-Nov. 3, we will explore the garden and complete fun activities…

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