Upcoming Events Calendar Fayetteville

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Bugs in the Garden 2:00 pm
Bugs in the Garden
Jun 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Bugs in the Garden
Ages 3-5 What is an insect? Help us count legs (and antennae), and then go looking for bugs here in the garden! This class is intended for preschoolers. Child must be accompanied by an adult.[...]
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Nature Tales 10:00 am
Nature Tales
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Nature Tales
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. We are offering two sessions for your[...]
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Nature Tales 10:00 am
Nature Tales
Jun 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Nature Tales
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. We are offering two sessions for your[...]
TAI CHI for HEALTH 10:00 am
TAI CHI for HEALTH
Jun 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
TAI CHI for HEALTH
Practice this flowing eastern exercise with instructor Rich Martin while overlooking the Garden. Held every Tuesdays from 10am – 11:30 am  indoors or outside depending on the weather. Prices are below and will be available for purchase in[...]
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Yoga in the Garden 6:00 pm
Yoga in the Garden
Jun 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Yoga in the Garden
Cape Fear Botanical Garden and 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 from 6:00pm-7:00pm.[...]
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Garden Shape Walk 10:00 am
Garden Shape Walk
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am
Garden Shape Walk
Let’s review our shapes and then take a walk around the Garden to see if we can find shapes of all sizes in Nature!  This class is intended for preschoolers.  Child must be accompanied by an adult.  Fee: Included with Garden Membership or admission,[...]
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TAI CHI for HEALTH 10:00 am
TAI CHI for HEALTH
Jun 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
TAI CHI for HEALTH
Practice this flowing eastern exercise with instructor Rich Martin while overlooking the Garden. Held every Tuesdays from 10am – 11:30 am  indoors or outside depending on the weather. Prices are below and will be available for purchase in[...]
Preschool Birders-NOW FULL 2:00 pm
Preschool Birders-NOW FULL
Jun 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Preschool Birders-NOW FULL
Ages 3-5 Let’s learn all about birds! We’ll learn about what makes birds different from other animals, learn how to speak like a bird, and how to identify some common birds. Then we’ll make our[...]
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Canvas Painting for Kids: Glow in the Dark Firefly!- NOW FULL 6:00 pm
Canvas Painting for Kids: Glow in the Dark Firefly!- NOW FULL
Jun 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Canvas Painting for Kids: Glow in the Dark Firefly!- NOW FULL
Our instructor, Patty Speights, will teach us how to paint a beautiful firefly…and then make it glow!! This class is open to children ages 8 and over. Canvas, paint, brushes, and easel are provided. Cost[...]
Yoga in the Garden 6:00 pm
Yoga in the Garden
Jun 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Yoga in the Garden
Cape Fear Botanical Garden and 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 from 6:00pm-7:00pm.[...]
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WOW! The Wonders of Wetlands 8:30 am
WOW! The Wonders of Wetlands
Jun 15 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
WOW! The Wonders of Wetlands
This one-day educator workshop (8:30 am- 2:30 pm) will introduce you to three parameters of wetlands (vegetation, soils, hydrology) as well as wetland functions and values through fun and interactive activities in lesson plan format[...]
Third Thursday! 5:00 pm
Third Thursday!
Jun 15 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Third Thursday!
  Come see the Garden in a different light, we are extending our hours to bring you Third Thursdays! Beginning March 16th and continuing through September, come soak up nature till 9 PM in the[...]
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Dragonfly Detectives 10:00 am
Dragonfly Detectives
Jun 19 @ 10:00 am – Jun 23 @ 12:00 pm
Dragonfly Detectives
The Dragonfly Detectives program is an inquiry-based science program for NC students grades 4-8.  As a participant, your child will be doing REAL science by getting involved in a variety of citizen science projects. Students will learn how to make[...]
Letterboxing Scavenger Hunt- NOW FULL 2:00 pm
Letterboxing Scavenger Hunt- NOW FULL
Jun 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Letterboxing Scavenger Hunt- NOW FULL
All ages! Learn the basics about letterboxing: an outdoor scavenger hunt the whole family can participate in!  We’ll go over basic vocabulary and rules before we head out to find treasures hidden here in the Garden! [...]
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TAI CHI for HEALTH 10:00 am
TAI CHI for HEALTH
Jun 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
TAI CHI for HEALTH
Practice this flowing eastern exercise with instructor Rich Martin while overlooking the Garden. Held every Tuesdays from 10am – 11:30 am  indoors or outside depending on the weather. Prices are below and will be available for purchase in[...]
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Nature Walk in the Garden 6:00 pm
Nature Walk in the Garden
Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Nature Walk in the Garden
Ages 12 through adult Join our Environmental Education Coordinator on a nature walk around the garden and into the woods. We’ll look for various garden critters and identify some native plants along the way. This[...]
Yoga in the Garden 6:00 pm
Yoga in the Garden
Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Yoga in the Garden
Cape Fear Botanical Garden and 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 from 6:00pm-7:00pm.[...]
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Fantastic Frogs-NOW FULL 2:00 pm
Fantastic Frogs-NOW FULL
Jun 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Fantastic Frogs-NOW FULL
Ages 3-5 What is a frog? What is the difference between a frog and a toad? We’ll touch some replica amphibians before we go on a walk to seek frogs along the pond edges. This[...]
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Pond Exploration-NOW FULL 10:00 am
Pond Exploration-NOW FULL
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Pond Exploration-NOW FULL
Ages 5 and up! 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[...]
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Native Cultures 1:00 pm
Native Cultures
Jun 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Native Cultures
Imagine a life where everything you owned was made by you or a family member.  That was reality for Native Americans thousands of years ago.  No stores, no restaurants.  You had to make your own[...]
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Hummingbirds in the Garden 9:00 am
Hummingbirds in the Garden
Jun 26 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Hummingbirds in the Garden
Susan Campbell and her team will demonstrate the process of hummingbird banding, a critical component of her research. Come see local Ruby-throated Hummingbirds and learn about trapping and handling as well as applying a tiny bands and taking data.[...]
Letterboxing Scavenger Hunt 2:00 pm
Letterboxing Scavenger Hunt
Jun 26 @ 2:00 pm
Letterboxing Scavenger Hunt
All ages! Learn the basics about letterboxing: an outdoor scavenger hunt the whole family can participate in!  We’ll go over basic vocabulary and rules before we head out to find treasures hidden here in the[...]
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HUGS “Helping You Grow in Spanish” 10:00 am
HUGS “Helping You Grow in Spanish”
Jun 27 @ 10:00 am
HUGS “Helping You Grow in Spanish”
Spanish Immersion Class in the Garden June 27 @ 10am, July 25 @ 10am, Aug 15 @ 10am Bring your little ones and enjoy 45 minutes of language, music and culture. Our program allows your[...]
TAI CHI for HEALTH 10:00 am
TAI CHI for HEALTH
Jun 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
TAI CHI for HEALTH
Practice this flowing eastern exercise with instructor Rich Martin while overlooking the Garden. Held every Tuesdays from 10am – 11:30 am  indoors or outside depending on the weather. Prices are below and will be available for purchase in[...]
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Preschool Birders 2:00 pm
Preschool Birders
Jun 28 @ 2:00 pm
Preschool Birders
Ages 3-5 Let’s learn all about birds! We’ll learn about what makes birds different from other animals, learn how to speak like a bird, and how to identify some common birds. Then we’ll make our[...]
Yoga in the Garden 6:00 pm
Yoga in the Garden
Jun 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Yoga in the Garden
Cape Fear Botanical Garden and 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 from 6:00pm-7:00pm.[...]
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Pond Exploration 10:00 am
Pond Exploration
Jun 30 @ 10:00 am
Pond Exploration
Ages 5 and up! 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[...]