• Upcoming Events

    May
    29
    Sun
    10:00 am Creating Sacred Spaces Pop-up Sess...
    Creating Sacred Spaces Pop-up Sess...
    May 29 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
    Creating Sacred Spaces Pop-up Session: Clay Leaves
    Meet the Garden’s Artist in Residence, Ginny Sykes. Just drop-in between 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. or 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. At the workshop, the public is invited to craft tiles out of clay[...]
    May
    31
    Tue
    10:00 am Creating Sacred Spaces Pop-up Sess...
    Creating Sacred Spaces Pop-up Sess...
    May 31 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
    Creating Sacred Spaces Pop-up Session: Clay Leaves
    Meet the Garden’s Artist in Residence, Ginny Sykes. Just drop-in between 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. or 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. At the workshop, the public is invited to craft tiles out of clay[...]
    10:00 am TAI CHI for HEALTH
    TAI CHI for HEALTH
    May 31 @ 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[...]
    Jun
    1
    Wed
    6:00 pm Yoga in the Garden
    Yoga in the Garden
    Jun 1 @ 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
    2
    Thu
    3:30 pm Vermicomposting for Kids
    Vermicomposting for Kids
    Jun 2 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
    Come and find out where worms live in the natural environment, some of their adaptations and how they are used to “vermicompost” our food waste.  We’ll explore a worm compost bin for live creatures. Fee:[...]
    Jun
    3
    Fri
    9:30 am Creating Sacred Spaces Workshop
    Creating Sacred Spaces Workshop
    Jun 3 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
    This workshop will be led by the Garden’s Artist in Residence Ginny Sykes and will be an artistic based practice rooted in nature that is directly connected to self-awareness, nourishing and healing potentialities, and is[...]
    Jun
    4
    Sat
    10:00 am Nature Tales: Silly Snakes
    Nature Tales: Silly Snakes
    Jun 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:45 am
    Our FREE preschool story and nature time is presented in partnership with Cumberland County Public Library and Information Center. Each month we explore a different natural science theme. Two sessions per the scheduled Tuesday and[...]
    Jun
    7
    Tue
    10:00 am Nature Tales: Silly Snakes
    Nature Tales: Silly Snakes
    Jun 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:45 am
    Our FREE preschool story and nature time is presented in partnership with Cumberland County Public Library and Information Center. Each month we explore a different natural science theme. Two sessions per the scheduled Tuesday and[...]
    10:00 am TAI CHI for HEALTH
    TAI CHI for HEALTH
    Jun 7 @ 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[...]

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    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.
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    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.
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    Nature Connects (R)

    This sly fox is coming to the Garden!

    NATURE CONNECTS®
    Art with Lego® Bricks Exhibit
    Dates: Sept. 30, 2016 – Jan. 8, 2017

    Inspired by nature and built by artist Sean Kenney from nearly half-a-million LEGO® pieces, the exhibit will feature larger-than-life sculptures representing the complex and amazing network that interconnects all living things on Earth.

    Adding to the exhibit will be activities for all ages, hands-on building stations, and design competitions. More details to be announced. As always, we invite you to visit often.

      
     
               
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