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October 2020

Preschool: Lovely Ladybugs-B

October 7 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Preschool: Lovely Ladybugs October 7th - 10am and 11am (two sessions) Fall is the season of ladybug migrations. Come learn about these beautiful beetles with a story, craft, and outdoor exploration.   This program is best for children ages 4-6, though all ages are welcome with an adult. Masks will be required for all participants ages 5 and up! Fee: Free with Garden Membership or admission, preregistration required. Register Here

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Full! After School: Ready for Fall

October 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Full! After School: Ready for Fall Ages 5-10 October 7th – 4pm - 5pm Take an after-school hike to look for the signs of fall including migrating animals, spiders, mushrooms, changing leaves, and more! We’ll learn about nature through outdoor exploration. Masks will be required for all participants ages 5 and up! Free with membership or admission. Preregistration required. Register Here 

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Yoga in the Garden

October 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Practice this calm eastern exercise with an instructor from Hayat Yoga Studio while overlooking the Garden. Held every Thursday from 6pm-7pm indoors or outside depending on weather. Prices are below. Single Class: Free- Garden Member $10- Non Member Please call for questions at 910.486.0221 Pre-register here Register Here

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Tai-Chi Tuesday

October 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Practice this flowing eastern exercise with instructor Rich Martin while overlooking the Garden. Held every Tuesday from 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. indoors or outside depending on the weather. Prices are below and will be available for purchase in the gift shop: Single Class: $15- Garden Member $17- Non Member 4 Class Punch Card: $50- Garden Member $60- Non Member 8 Class Punch Card: $100- Garden Member $120- Non Member Please call 910.486.0221 to pre-register.

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Veggie Volunteers!

October 14 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am

American Public Gardens Association and United States Botanic Garden have awarded funds to Cape Fear Botanical Garden to participate in the Urban Agriculture Resilience Program.  This program enables CFBG to grow and distribute produce, especially to communities with food access challenges; maintain and expand urban agriculture and other food growing education programs; and promote wellness and nutrition by educating the public about growing and consuming fruits and vegetables. This program will be open to the public on Wednesdays.  Due to social distancing protocols, participants…

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Let’s Eat: Seeds

October 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Let’s Eat: Seeds October 15th – 10am – 11 am All plants come from seeds! Some seeds we eat, while other seeds we reserve just for planting. Learn where we get sunflower seeds, how plants are distributed in the wild, search for seeds in foods we eat and discuss which ones we love to nibble on! In this class we’ll go on a hunt for seeds in the garden, make a seed mosaic, nibble on some edible seeds and read…

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Yoga in the Garden

October 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Practice this calm eastern exercise with an instructor from Hayat Yoga Studio while overlooking the Garden. Held every Thursday from 6pm-7pm indoors or outside depending on weather. Prices are below. Single Class: Free- Garden Member $10- Non Member Please call for questions at 910.486.0221 Pre-register here Register Here

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Let’s Eat: Science of Food – All ages!

October 17 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

October 17th – 10am – 12pm Learn about how food has changed over the years! In this class we’ll discover the science behind farming as compare common fruits and veggies to what they looked like many years ago, we’ll go for a walk in our heritage garden, and play a learning game. Register Here  This program is part of the Let’s Eat Series of family and children’s programs exploring farming, food, and edible plants in conjunction with the Urban Agriculture…

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Home School: Candy Science

October 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Home School: Candy Science Ages 6+ October 19th 2pm - 3pm There’s nothing better than experimenting with candy! With Halloween just around the corner, we’ll turn into mad scientists with these sweet treats. After we finish going mad in the lab, we’ll read a spooky story in the forest. Masks will be required for all participants ages 5 and up! Fee: $5 Supply fee plus membership or admission. Preregistration is required. Register Here 

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Tai-Chi Tuesday

October 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Practice this flowing eastern exercise with instructor Rich Martin while overlooking the Garden. Held every Tuesday from 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. indoors or outside depending on the weather. Prices are below and will be available for purchase in the gift shop: Single Class: $15- Garden Member $17- Non Member 4 Class Punch Card: $50- Garden Member $60- Non Member 8 Class Punch Card: $100- Garden Member $120- Non Member Please call 910.486.0221 to pre-register.

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