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  • Upcoming Events

    Jun
    27
    Mon
    8:30 am Nature Nuts Full Day Camp: Blooming...
    Nature Nuts Full Day Camp: Blooming...
    Jun 27 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
    Note: This session of Nature Nuts Camp has been cancelled; please check our other dates and sessions. Ages: 8-12 June 27-July 1; 8:30am-4:30pm; Camp activities from 9am-4pm. Get your hands dirty as we learn about all things[...]
    2:00 pm Pizza Garden
    Pizza Garden
    Jun 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
    Take a walk through the Heritage Garden, and then decorate and plant your own pizza garden using plants that are often used in pizza. This class is for ages 6 and up. Parents are welcome[...]
    Jun
    28
    Tue
    9:30 am Mommy & Me: Clay and Texture Explor...
    Mommy & Me: Clay and Texture Explor...
    Jun 28 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
    Parent and child will work together to create a beautiful decorative wind chime made of clay.  We’ll explore the Garden together to find objects to create different textures on their masterpiece! Each session is limited[...]
    10:00 am TAI CHI for HEALTH
    TAI CHI for HEALTH
    Jun 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
    Practice this flowing eastern exercise with instructor Rich Martin while overlooking the Garden. Held every Tuesdays from 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. indoors or outside depending on the weather. Fee:  Single class: $15 member /$17[...]
    3:00 pm Mommy & Me: Clay and Texture Explor...
    Mommy & Me: Clay and Texture Explor...
    Jun 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
    Parent and child will work together to create a beautiful decorative wind chime made of clay.  We’ll explore the Garden together to find objects to create different textures on their masterpiece! Each session is limited[...]
    Jun
    29
    Wed
    9:30 am Pond Exploration
    Pond Exploration
    Jun 29 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
    Even though you can’t always see them, the Garden’s pond is home to many living things! Learn what types of critters might be found in the pond and how to use a dip net to[...]
    2:00 pm Hand Building Clay for Kids
    Hand Building Clay for Kids
    Jun 29 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    Explore basic clay hand building techniques including pinch, coil, slab, and sculpting.  Your hand-build creations can be taken home at the end of class! This class if for children ages 6 and up; class size[...]
    6:00 pm Yoga in the Garden
    Yoga in the Garden
    Jun 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    The Garden and the YMCA of Sandhills have partnered to bring you Yoga in the Garden! Grab your yoga mat and come rejuvenate at our peaceful yoga session in the beautiful Orangery (or outdoors as[...]
    Jun
    30
    Thu
    9:00 am Gardener for a Day
    Gardener for a Day
    Jun 30 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
    Visit us to learn simple gardening tasks in our Heritage Garden, which is maintained by Cumberland County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers, and there’s always something to do! Get your hands dirty as we learn how[...]

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    June 2016

    Take some time to connect with nature. With children’s programs including Nature Tales, an afternoon Butterfly Hunt, and Nature Nuts Camp – plus Yoga, Tai Chi, and painting at Wine and Whimsy for adults – the Garden is a natural choice for relaxing and connecting. Check the Calendar of Events – there’s something to engage and inspire everyone!

    May 2016

    Ginny Skyes, Artist in Residence

    CREATING SACRED SPACES POP-UP SESSION

    Meet the Garden’s Artist in Residence, Ginny Sykes, just drop-in between 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. or 1 p.m. – 3:30p.m. on May 28, 29, or 31. At these workshops, the public is invited to craft tiles out of clay in the form of leaves. Each clay leaf will be contributed to a community artwork to be displayed at Cape Fear Botanical Garden.
    This is a great family activity and appropriate for any skill level. No previous experience with clay is needed.
    Fee: Included as a Garden membership benefit or with paid admission.

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    April 2016

    SCENIC VIEWS NATURAL NEWS

    • Growing and Blooming
    • A Letter from Our Director
    • Giving and Giving Back
    • Spring Concert with Jeanne Jolly
    • Natural Connections: Programs & Workshops

    Download the Spring 2016 newsletter. READ MORE »

    March 2016

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    HELLO SPRING!
    Spring has arrived! Come and see how we are blooming – have a close-up look at these gorgeous blooms in full-size and real-life. READ MORE »

    February 2016

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    Brides, Come and Plan Your Day!
    It’s a Piece of Cake!
    Sunday, February 21, 2106
    Noon to 4p.m.
    Presented by
    Cape Fear Botanical Garden
    Five Star Entertainment
    The Fayetteville Observer
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    VALENTINE’S DINNER DANCE DATE NIGHT

    Energize your relationship with a swoon worthy Valentine’s date night at the Garden. A romantic evening awaits, starting with a dance lesson by Market Square Ballroom Studio, followed by a catered dinner from Pierro’s Italian Bistro, and more dancing after dessert.

    Sunday, February 14, 2016 from 4:30-7:00pm
    The Orangery, Wyatt Visitors Pavilion Complex
    Cape Fear Botanical Garden

    READ ALL NEWS »

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    Nature Nuts Summer Camp
    Connecting Children to Nature

    School’s out and it’s time for some outdoor fun!

    At Nature Nuts Summer Camp children will uncover the wonders of the natural world through exploration, games and crafts!

    Visit the Summer Camps page for complete details including dates/time, themes, and registration information.

    Registration is now open and is due on the Wednesday before the start of each session.

      
     
               
      536 N. Eastern Blvd.
    Fayetteville, NC 28301
    Mailing Address: PO Box 53485
    Fayetteville, NC 28305
    Tel (910) 486-0221
    Fax (910) 486-4209
    E-mail
    info@capefearbg.org
     
               

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