• Upcoming Events

    May
    4
    Wed
    6:00 pm Yoga in the Garden
    Yoga in the Garden
    May 4 @ 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[...]
    May
    6
    Fri
    9:00 am National Public Garden Day
    National Public Garden Day
    May 6 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
    National Public Garden Day
    We’re celebrating National Public Garden Day! Together with the American Public Gardens Association, we are honoring  botanical gardens, arboreta, conservatories, educational gardens and historical landscapes across the nation. Cape Fear Botanical Garden will mark the[...]
    9:00 am Spring Plant & Garden Gift Shop Sal...
    Spring Plant & Garden Gift Shop Sal...
    May 6 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
    This year the Spring Plant Sale focuses on the importance of native plants in your garden. And, carnivorous plants that will captivate you! A selection of bedding plants, planted containers and hanging baskets will be offered.[...]
    May
    7
    Sat
    9:00 am Spring Plant & Garden Gift Shop Sal...
    Spring Plant & Garden Gift Shop Sal...
    May 7 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
    This year the Spring Plant Sale focuses on the importance of native plants in your garden. And, carnivorous plants that will captivate you! A selection of bedding plants, planted containers and hanging baskets will be offered.[...]
    10:00 am Nature Tales: May Flowers
    Nature Tales: May Flowers
    May 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[...]
    May
    10
    Tue
    10:00 am TAI CHI for HEALTH
    TAI CHI for HEALTH
    May 10 @ 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[...]
    3:30 pm Butterfly Hunt
    Butterfly Hunt
    May 10 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
    Butterflies love the Garden, and we love them!  Learn the difference between butterflies and moths, and review their life cycle. Then learn how to use a butterfly net when we go outside to seek caterpillars and[...]
    6:30 pm Zumba in the Garden
    Zumba in the Garden
    May 10 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
    The Garden and the YMCA of Sandhills have partnered to bring you Zumba in the Garden! Come enjoy an exhilarating, effective, easy-to-follow, calorie-burning dance fitness-party! This class will capture the Latin-inspired dancing outdoors in our beautiful Garden. Bring water[...]
    May
    12
    Thu
    2:00 pm Seeds of Knowledge: Neotropical Bir...
    Seeds of Knowledge: Neotropical Bir...
    May 12 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Many colorful species pass through NC at this special time of year to compliment the resident species we regularly enjoy. Come and learn tricks to help you identify these migratory species and spend time walking[...]

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    May 2016

    Friday, May 6th is National Public Garden Day! In celebration, Cape Fear Botanical Garden is offering FREE ADMISSION from 9am – 5pm that day! Claim your admission coupon.  A FREE visit to the Garden will be a wonderful early Mother’s Day Gift for any women!

    Food Trucks will be open from 11a.m. – 2p.m. with lunch available from Sandwich Mike’s and cold treats from Brain Freeze Ice Cream.

    Adding to the fun, we’re holding a Spring Plant and Garden Gift Sale.
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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.

      
     
               
      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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