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UPCOMING EVENTS


Macrame

Macrame Plant Hanger Workshop

Instructors from To Dwell Well

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17 | 12 - 2 PM
$40 Registration

To Dwell Well, a collaborative dedicated to the art of creating intentional spaces, is hosting a macrame plant hanger workshop at the Edith J. Carrier Arboretum! Come gather in the warm company of others to explore the craft of creative knotting through hands on learning with helpful guidance & instruction. All materials will be provided including a wooden ring, natural cotton rope, terra cotta pot & written instructions. Each individual will leave with their own unique macrame hanger complete with a potted house plant!

Registration for this event is closed


Festive Greens

Festive Greens: Wreath Making Workshop

With Sparrows Flowers

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 5 | 12 - 1:30 PM
$40/PARTICIPANT

Amanda Tutwiler of Sparrow’s Flowers will be leading this year’s Festive Greens Workshop! Join us in creating personalized wreaths in this hands-on class. All participants will  leave with their own evergreen  wreath, ready to display for the holiday season!

Meet at the Frances Plecker Education Center.

**THIS EVENT IS FULL, WAITLIST ONLY**

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ANNUAL ADULT & FAMILY EVENTS

February
Valentines Day Carriage Rides
Frances Litten Botanical Lecture & Invitiational Reception
Birding Workshop

March
Workshop and/or Wine & Cheese

April
Rise Good Friday & Easter Sunday Services
Guided Bird Walks
Guided Wildflower Walks
Spring Celebration Plant Sale

May
Guided Wildflower Walks
Wine & Cheese on the Ernst Tree Terrace
Mother's Day Carriage Rides
May Plant Sale with Butterfly Release

June - August
Summer Brown Bag Lunch Lecture Series

September
Wine & Cheese on the Ernst Tree Terrace
Fall Plant & Bulb Sale

October
Remarkable Trees Field Trip
Fall Color Carriage Rides
Monarch Tagging Workshop

November
Workshop

December
Festive Greens Workshop
Holiday Carriage Rides

April - October | Private Greenhouse Shopping by Appointment
$50 Minimum purchase required, call (540)-568-3194 to schedule

View Annual Children's Program Calendar

Edith J. Carrier Arboretum
780 University Blvd, MSC 3705
Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807

(540)-568-3194 | ejcarboretum@jmu.edu 
Grounds | Free to the public | Dawn to dusk | 365 days a year
Frances Plecker Education Center | Monday - Friday | 8 AM - 4 PM

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