Upcoming Events Calendar Fayetteville

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Nature Tales 10:00 am
Nature Tales
Aug 1 @ 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
Aug 1 @ 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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Pond Exploration 10:00 am
Pond Exploration
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Pond Exploration
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[...]
Yoga in the Garden 6:00 pm
Yoga in the Garden
Aug 2 @ 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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Caterpillar Hunt 2:00 pm
Caterpillar Hunt
Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Caterpillar Hunt
The Garden is host to caterpillars of all sizes and colors!  We’ll learn all about caterpillars and then go on a caterpillar hunt with magnifying glasses so we can see them up close! This program is geared for preschoolers and their[...]
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Nature Tales 10:00 am
Nature Tales
Aug 5 @ 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 Nuts: Critter Camp 9:00 am
Nature Nuts: Critter Camp
Aug 7 @ 9:00 am – Aug 11 @ 12:30 pm
Nature Nuts: Critter Camp
Nature Nuts Half Day Camp: Critter Camp Ages: 5-8 Dates: August 7-11: 9:00am-12:30pm Each day we’ll learn about different animals and their habitats.   We’ll get to know some critters up close through an insect hunt,[...]
Artist-in-Residence: Trish Brownlee 9:00 am
Artist-in-Residence: Trish Brownlee
Aug 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Artist-in-Residence: Trish Brownlee
Local artist, Trish Brownlee, returns this summer and will be working in the garden creating paper from our plants and recycled materials. Drop in to visit with Trish on various mornings to learn about the[...]
Veggie Gardeners 2:00 pm
Veggie Gardeners
Aug 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Veggie Gardeners
Listen to a story about things you can find in a vegetable garden, and take a walk to our own vegetable garden to check out what is growing!  We’ll learn how to tell which vegetables[...]
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Artist-in-Residence: Trish Brownlee 9:00 am
Artist-in-Residence: Trish Brownlee
Aug 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Artist-in-Residence: Trish Brownlee
Local artist, Trish Brownlee, returns this summer and will be working in the garden creating paper from our plants and recycled materials. Drop in to visit with Trish on various mornings to learn about the[...]
TAI CHI for HEALTH 10:00 am
TAI CHI for HEALTH
Aug 8 @ 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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Artist-in-Residence: Trish Brownlee 9:00 am
Artist-in-Residence: Trish Brownlee
Aug 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Artist-in-Residence: Trish Brownlee
Local artist, Trish Brownlee, returns this summer and will be working in the garden creating paper from our plants and recycled materials. Drop in to visit with Trish on various mornings to learn about the[...]
Canvas Painting for Kids: Dragonflies! 6:00 pm
Canvas Painting for Kids: Dragonflies!
Aug 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Canvas Painting for Kids: Dragonflies!
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 per child: $20 for[...]
Yoga in the Garden 6:00 pm
Yoga in the Garden
Aug 9 @ 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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Nature Journaling 9:00 am
Nature Journaling
Aug 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Nature Journaling
Develop your nature journaling skills whether you are just getting started, want to add visual notes to a written journal, or simply enjoy drawing what you see. Practice skills to quickly establish a framework for[...]
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Veggie Gardeners 11:00 am
Veggie Gardeners
Aug 14 @ 11:00 am – 11:00 am
Veggie Gardeners
Listen to a story about things you can find in a vegetable garden, and take a walk to our own vegetable garden to check out what is growing!  We’ll learn how to tell which vegetables[...]
Butterfly Bonanza 2:00 pm
Butterfly Bonanza
Aug 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Butterfly Bonanza
Butterflies love the Garden, and we love them!  Learn the difference between butterflies and moths, and review the life cycle.  Then learn how to use a butterfly net when we go outside to seek caterpillars[...]
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Artist-in-Residence: Trish Brownlee 9:00 am
Artist-in-Residence: Trish Brownlee
Aug 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Artist-in-Residence: Trish Brownlee
Local artist, Trish Brownlee, returns this summer and will be working in the garden creating paper from our plants and recycled materials. Drop in to visit with Trish on various mornings to learn about the[...]
HUGS “Helping You Grow in Spanish” 10:00 am
HUGS “Helping You Grow in Spanish”
Aug 15 @ 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
Aug 15 @ 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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Papermaking for Kids! 8:00 am
Papermaking for Kids!
Aug 16 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Papermaking for Kids!
Join local teacher and artist Trish Brownlee as we learn the history of papermaking and create our own handmade paper from plants and rags. We will also experiment with paper painting and will be able to[...]
Yoga in the Garden 6:00 pm
Yoga in the Garden
Aug 16 @ 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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Third Thursday! 6:00 pm
Third Thursday!
Aug 17 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 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[...]
Wine & Whimsy: Dandelion 6:00 pm
Wine & Whimsy: Dandelion
Aug 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Wine & Whimsy: Dandelion
This painting class is a perfect date night or girl’s night out. Canvas, paint, brushes, pallet, easel and instruction provided.   At the end of class, you will be amazed by your “inner artist” and[...]
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Breaking Rag: Papermaking! 9:00 am
Breaking Rag: Papermaking!
Aug 19 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Breaking Rag: Papermaking!
Join artist Trish Brownlee for “Breaking Rag” – a workshop for adults, 16 and older, specializing in creating paper and artwork from worn military uniforms. All are welcome to attend this workshop, which is designed[...]
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No Sun? More Fun! 12:00 pm
No Sun? More Fun!
Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
No Sun? More Fun!
On August 21st, 2017 people across America will look to the sky to find the sun disappear behind the moon, turning daylight into twilight. This causes the temperature to drop and reveals massive streams of[...]
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TAI CHI for HEALTH 10:00 am
TAI CHI for HEALTH
Aug 22 @ 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
Aug 23 @ 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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Community Blood Drive 2:00 pm
Community Blood Drive
Aug 24 @ 2:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Community Blood Drive
Every 2 seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood. Help your community and sign up to donate today. Receive free admission into the Garden on day of donation, a free T-shirt, and a guest pass[...]
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Caterpillar Hunt 2:00 pm
Caterpillar Hunt
Aug 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Caterpillar Hunt
The Garden is host to caterpillars of all sizes and colors!  We’ll learn all about caterpillars and then go on a caterpillar hunt with magnifying glasses so we can see them up close! This program is geared for preschoolers and their[...]
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Homeschool in the Garden: Basic Tree ID 2:00 pm
Homeschool in the Garden: Basic Tree ID
Aug 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Homeschool in the Garden: Basic Tree ID
Take a walk with a garden educator and learn tips and tricks to help to identify common trees in our area.  This class is best for ages 8 and over.  Child must be accompanied by[...]
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TAI CHI for HEALTH 10:00 am
TAI CHI for HEALTH
Aug 29 @ 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
Aug 30 @ 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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