GrowFALL 2018 COURSE CALENDAR & CATALOG - Norfolk Botanical Garden

 
GrowFALL 2018 COURSE CALENDAR & CATALOG - Norfolk Botanical Garden
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FALL 2018 COURSE CALENDAR & CATALOG
GrowFALL 2018 COURSE CALENDAR & CATALOG - Norfolk Botanical Garden
$10 ($15 for not-yet-members)
 GARDEN
 Learn how to keep your garden going                       Introduction to Landscape Design (5-Week Class)
 and cultivate your green thumb.                           WITH DIRECTOR OF LIVING LANDSCAPES BRIAN O’NEIL AND
                                                           SENIOR HORTICULTURIST LINDA SAUNDERS
Bonsai Workshop                                            Wednesdays • Oct 17-Nov 14 • 1-4PM
WITH BONSAI ARTISTS BILL AND KATY MCREYNOLDS               Let our NBG experts help you develop a vision and
Saturday • Sep 15 • 9AM-1PM                                create a plan for your outdoor spaces. Throughout this
Learn bonsai design and care during this hands-on          class, participants will develop plans for their home
workshop. All supplies included.                           hardscapes.
$55 ($75 for not-yet-members)                              $150 ($175 for not-yet-members)
Seed Starting for Beginners                                Home Cleaning Products & Natural Pesticides
WITH NURSERY TECHNICIAN PAT SISSON                         WITH RETIRED EXTENSION AGENT LYNNETTE SWANSON
Tuesday • Sep 18 • 9:30-11AM                               Thursday • Oct 18 • 6:30-8:30PM
This class will cover 10 easy steps to growing             Make effective and eco-friendly products for your
perennials, annuals and vegetables from seed.              garden and home. Students will take home cleaning
$10 ($15 for not-yet-members)                              samples. All supplies included.
                                                           $25 ($35 for not-yet-members)
Terrarium Workshop
WITH GREENHOUSE TECHNICIAN MEREDITH COURTNEY               Worm Composting
Wednesday • Sep 26 • 1-3PM                                 WITH MASTER GARDENER KANDY KEITH
Create a beautiful miniature living table top display      Tuesday • Oct 23 • 6:30-8:30PM
using succulents, stones, organic soil and moss.           Turn your kitchen waste into a dark rich soil conditioner.
$40 ($55 for not-yet-members)                              Each participant will make a worm compost bin -
                                                           complete with starter worms! All supplies included.
Native Perennials of the Southeast                         $40 ($55 for not-yet-members)
WITH DIRECTOR OF HORTICULTURE LES PARKS
Thursday • Sep 27 • 9:30-11:30AM                           Bizarre Botanicals
This class will introduce you to some of the many          WITH HORTICULTURIST ALEXANDRA CANTWELL
garden-worthy southeastern native perennials that          Thursday • Oct 25 • 9:30-11:30AM
grow well in local gardens.                                Learn about the dark side of horticulture just in time
$10 ($15 for not-yet-members)                              for Halloween! From poisonous & perilous to creepy &
                                                           carnivorous plants, these fatal flora have changed the
Dig & Divide: Mirror Lake                                  course of history.
WITH HORTICULTURIST PERRY-LEE WEST                         $10 ($15 for not-yet-members)
Tuesday • Oct 2 • 9:30-11:30AM
Learn the proper way to dig and transplant a variety of    Growing Gourmet Mushrooms
plants that participants will then take home.              WITH NEW EARTH FARM MANAGER DAVID CARTER
$20 ($35 for not-yet-members)                              Saturday • Oct 27 • 10AM-12:30PM
                                                           This hands-on class teaches the fundamentals of
Fragrant Roses                                             growing gourmet mushrooms in your own backyard.
WITH CURATOR OF WOODY PLANTS RENEE FRITH                   Students will take home starter mushroom logs.
Thursday • Oct 11 • 1-3PM                                  $40 ($55 for not-yet-members)
Discover how easy roses are to grow and care for
during this indoor PowerPoint presentation followed by     Fall Container Workshop
an informative outdoor walking tour.                       WITH HORTICULTURIST DANETTE BLEVINS
                                                           Thursday • Nov 1 • 9:30-11:30AM
                                                           Create a colorful and lush planter that will wow all your
                                                           neighbors. All supplies included.
                                                           $40 ($55 for not-yet-members)
                                                           Leaf Composting
                                                           WITH HORTICULTURIST PERRY-LEE WEST
                                                           Tuesday • Nov 6 • 1-3PM
                                                           Learn how to start your own compost with leaves,
                                                           perfect for all yards. City slickers and farmers welcome!
                                                           $10 ($15 for not-yet-members)
$10 ($15 for not-yet-members)
                                                           Coffee & Conversation: All About Mushrooms
Seed Swap                                                  WITH DIRECTOR OF ENVIRONMENTAL ENGAGEMENT AND
WITH GREENHOUSE TECHNICIAN MEREDITH COURTNEY               OUTREACH THERESA AUGUSTIN
Saturday • Oct 13 • 9:30-11:30AM                           Wednesday • Sep 12 • 9:30-11AM
Interested in local seed saving and seed exchanging?       Explore mushrooms. Inside PowerPoint presentation
No seeds to bring? No problem! We will have seeds on       followed by an outdoor walking tour, weather
hand to distribute, but feel free to bring some to share   permitting. Coffee, snacks and conversation provided.
and swap.                                                  $10 ($15 for not-yet-members)
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JAPANESE MAPLE VIEWING CELEBRATION                          $25 ($35 for not-yet-members)
Celebrate the Japanese custom of momijigari meaning         GARDEN WALK & TALK
“autumn leaf hunting” with NBG staff by taking one of       These casual informative walks allow plenty of time for
the below classes.                                          questions and photos. Walking required.
Coffee & Conversation: Gardens of Japan                     Included with Garden admission!
WITH DIRECTOR OF LIVING LANDSCAPES BRIAN O’NEIL             Rose Garden
Tuesday • Nov 6 • 9:30-11:30AM                              WITH ASSISTANT HORTICULTURIST ALLEN CARTER
Take a virtual journey through some of Japan’s most         Tuesday • Oct 16 • 1-3PM
beautiful gardens in this PowerPoint presentation. Learn
how to incorporate Japanese style gardening in your
yard. Coffee, snacks and conversation provided.             13 Plants of Halloween
$10 ($15 for not-yet-members)                               WITH HORTICULTURIST PERRY-LEE WEST
                                                            Thursday • Oct 18 • 9:30-11:30AM
History of NBG’s Japanese Garden
WITH HORTICULTURIST JIMMY VAN METER                         Basic Native Tree ID
Thursday • Nov 8 • 9:30-11:30AM                             WITH CURATOR OF WOODY PLANTS RENEE FRITH
Take an in-depth look at NBG’s Japanese Garden and all
the plants that make it unique. Walking required.
$10 ($15 for not-yet-members)
Snacks & Sake: Japanese Maple Viewing
Celebration
WITH DIRECTOR OF HORTICULTURE LES PARKS, CURATOR OF
WOODY PLANTS RENEE FRITH, FLORAL DESIGNER RIE RUSSO &
RETIRED PROFESSOR MIEKO ISHIBASHI
Thursday • Nov 8 • 6-8PM
Kickstart the momijigari celebration with an informal        Saturday, November 3, 2018
roundtable discussion on this tradition of autumn leaf       A one-day symposium in our
hunting.
$35 ($45 for not-yet-members)                                newly renovated Administration
Fall Color Walk & Talk                                       Auditorium. Visit our website for
WITH DIRECTOR OF HORTICULTURE LES PARKS                      details today!
Saturday • Nov 10 • 9:30-11AM
Included with Garden admission!                             Thursday • Oct 25 • 1-3PM
Japanese Maple Walk & Talk
WITH CURATOR OF WOODY PLANTS RENEE FRITH                    CEXPLORE
Tuesday • Nov 13 • 10-11:30AM
                                                             Come grow with us! Expand your
Saturday • Nov 17 • 10-11:30AM
Included with Garden admission!                              knowledge of wildlife and nature.
Fall Foliage Walk & Talk                                    Sunset Kayaking
WITH HORTICULTURIST PERRY-LEE WEST                          IN PARTNERSHIP WITH KAYAK NATURE TOURS
Tuesday • Nov 13 • 1-3PM                                    Thursday • Sep 13 • 5:30PM-Sunset
Included with Garden admission!                             Thursday • Oct 4 • 5PM-Sunset
                                                            $50/class ($65 for not-yet-members)
Selecting & Growing Japanese Maples
WITH HORTICULTURIST PERRY-LEE WEST                          Sunset Boat Cruise
Wednesday • Nov 14 • 9:30-11AM                              Sunday • Sep 16 • 5:45-7:15PM
Learn which varieties are best for our region, how to use   Sunday • Oct 7 • 5:15-6:45PM
them in your landscape, and how to take care of these       $15/class ($25 for not-yet-members)
unique trees.
$10 ($15 for not-yet-members)                               Owl Prowl
                                                            WITH NATURALIST DAVID HUGHES AND WILDLIFE REHABBER
Kokedama: Japanese String Gardens                           DANA LUSHER
WITH HORTICULTURIST JOELLE MILLER                           Thursday • Sep 13 • 8-9:30PM
Wednesday • Nov 14 • 1-3PM                                  Thursday • Oct 25 • 7:30-9PM
Create several hanging modern bonsai for your home or       $15/class ($25 for not-yet-members)
office. All supplies included.
$40 ($55 for not-yet-members)                               Garden Stars
                                                            IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE BACK BAY AMATEUR
Ikebana Floral Design Demonstration                         ASTRONOMERS
WITH FLORAL DESIGNER & VOLUNTEER RIE RUSSO                  Thursday • Sep 20 • 8-9:30PM
Thursday • Nov 15 • 1-3PM
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CCREATE                                            Weekday Wine Down
                                                   WITH ARTIST MELANIE KROGH
 Garden art workshops. These projects
                                                   Thursdays • Sep 20 or Oct 25 • 6-8:30PM
 make great gifts! All supplies included.          Relax with us! Enjoy Garden views, sample wine and
                                                   paint your own keepsake wine glass.
Origami                                            $50/class ($65 for not-yet-members)
WITH PAPER ARTIST RICH GRAY
BATS MOBILE • Thursday • Sep 27 • 6:30-8:30PM      Floral Design Workshop
PUMPKIN PATCH • Tuesday • Oct 30 • 6:30-8:30PM     STEP-BY-STEP WITH FLORAL DESIGNER BETTY ANN GALWAY
GIFT BOXES • Thursday • Nov 8 • 6:30-8:30PM        THANKSGIVING CENTERPIECE • Tuesday • Nov 20 • 10-11:30AM
$15/class ($25 for not-yet-members)                HOLIDAY DESIGN • Friday • Dec 14 • 10-11:30AM
                                                   $45/class ($60 for not-yet-members)
All Natural Soapmaking Workshop
WITH INSTRUCTOR KOLLYN ZEDER                       Della Robbia Wreath Workshop
Saturdays • Sep 29 or Oct 13 • 10AM-12PM           STEP-BY-STEP WITH FLORAL DESIGNER BETTY ANN GALWAY
$50/class ($65 for not-yet-members)                Saturday • Dec 15 • 9:30-11AM or 12:30-2PM
                                                   Make a decorative classic Williamsburg style holiday wreath.
Natural Perfume Making Workshop                    $55/class ($75 for not-yet-members)
WITH INSTRUCTOR KOLLYN ZEDER
Saturday • Nov 17 • 10AM-12PM                      Oil Painting (8-Week Class)
$50 ($65 for not-yet-members)                      WITH ARTIST ADELE LOOMANS
                                                   Wednesdays • Oct 17-Dec 12 • 9:45-11:45AM
All Natural Skincare Workshop                      Thursdays • Oct 18-Dec 13 • 9:45-11:45AM
WITH INSTRUCTOR KOLLYN ZEDER                       $150/class ($175 for not-yet-members)
Tuesday • Oct 16 • 6:30-8:30PM
$50 ($65 for not-yet-members)                       LIVE WELL
Digital Photography                                 Healthy food and inspired moves!
WITH PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER DEE AKRIGHT
Thursdays • 6:30-8:30PM                            FALL SAMPLER
BEGINNING • Sep 20                                 Edible Garden Tour
LIGHT PAINTING • Oct 18                            WITH NBG VOLUNTEERS LYNN FRANCOIS AND SARAH WILLIAMS
LOW LIGHT • Nov 8                                  Saturday • Nov 17 • 9:30-10:30AM
Bring your camera and manual.                      Let our kitchen garden inspire your own vegetable garden!
$40/class ($55 for not-yet-members)                $5 ($15 for not-yet-members)
Sumi-e: Japanese Ink Painting (5-Week Class)       Heirloom Collards & Sweet Potatoes for the
WITH ARTIST NORENE SPENCER                         Home Gardener
Tuesdays • Oct 16-Nov 13 • 11AM-1:30PM             IN PARTNERSHIP WITH SOUTHERN EXPOSURE SEED EXCHANGE
$85 ($110 for not-yet-members)                     Saturday • Oct 27 • 9:30-10:30AM
Watercolors                                        Learn how you can revive the tradition of growing and
WITH ARTIST DIANA DAVIS                            saving these heirlooms.
Saturdays • 9AM-1:30PM                             $20 ($35 for not-yet-members)
FERNS & LUNA MOTH • Sep 15                         Collards & Sweet Potato Tasting
ROSES • Oct 20                                     IN PARTNERSHIP WITH SOUTHERN EXPOSURE SEED EXCHANGE
HERON & WILD GRASSES • Nov 17                      Saturday • Oct 27 • 11AM-1PM
$55/class ($75 for not-yet-members)                You won’t want to miss this opportunity to sample a
Gourd Birdhouse (2-Day Workshop)                   variety of collards and sweet potatoes. Seeds will be
                                                   available for purchase!
WITH RETIRED EXTENSION AGENT LYNETTE SWANSON
                                                   Included with Garden admission!
Tuesday • Sep 25 & Thursday • Sep 27 • 10AM-12PM
$50 ($65 for not-yet-members)                      Saving Summer’s Bounty
                                                   WITH CHEF KOLLYN ZEDER
Acrylic Painting Workshop                          Thursday • Sep 13 • 6:30-8:30PM
WITH ARTIST CLAUDIA CRONEBERGER
                                                   Learn how to use a dehydrator for healthy snacks.
Tuesday • Sep 18 or Oct 16 • 6-8:30PM
                                                   $35 ($45 for not-yet-members)
Tuesday • Nov 27 • 10AM-12:30PM
$50/class ($65 for not-yet-members)                Canning: Apple Pie Filling
                                                   WITH CHEF KOLLYN ZEDER
Mixed Media                                        Thursday • Sep 27 • 6:30-8:30PM
WITH ARTIST CLAUDIA CRONEBERGER
                                                   $35 ($45 for not-yet-members)
WATERCOLOR RESIST • Tuesday • Sep 25 • 6-8:30PM
MOSAIC PLAQUE • Tuesday • Oct 23 • 6-8:30PM        Fantastic Fall Treats
$50/class ($65 for not-yet-members)                WITH CHEF KOLLYN ZEDER
                                                   Tuesday • Oct 30 • 6:30-8:30PM
                                                   $35 ($45 for not-yet-members)
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SPECIAL
Remarkable Thanksgiving Side Dishes
WITH CHEF KOLLYN ZEDER
Thursday • Nov 8 • 6:30-8:30PM
Learn how to revamp your favorite holiday sides.

                                                                   EVENTS
$35 ($45 for not-yet-members)
History & Horticulture of Beer
WITH HORTICULTURIST ALEXANDRA CANTWELL
Tuesday • Sep 25 • 6:30-8:30PM
Learn about the brewing process, beer styles, and have
a tasting with beers from O’Connor Brewing Company.
$35 ($45 for not-yet-members)
Secret Garden Meditation Walk
WITH HORTICULTURAL THERAPIST DEBORAH FREEMAN
Thursdays • Sep 27 or Oct 25 • 9:30-11AM
$10/class ($15 for not-yet-members)
Garden Yoga
WITH INSTRUCTOR JULIE PADDOCK
9:30-10:30AM
6-WEEK CLASS • Mondays • Oct 1-Nov 5 or Wednesdays • Oct 3-Nov 7
$55/class ($75 for not-yet-members)                                Monarch Tag & Release
4-WEEK CLASS • Mondays • Nov 26-Dec 17                             Sunday • Sep 16 • 10AM-3PM
Wednesdays • Nov 28-Dec 19                                         Tag a Monarch butterfly and release it into the Garden.
$40/class ($55 for not-yet-members)                                All participants will receive a certificate
                                                                   Included with Garden admission!
Outdoor Yoga
WITH INSTRUCTOR JULIE PADDOCK
Saturdays • Sep 15 or Oct 20 • 9:30-10:30AM
$10/class ($15 for not-yet-members)
T’ai Chi
SPONSORED BY THE INTERNATIONAL TAOIST T’AI CHI SOCIETY
BEGINNING T’AI CHI (12-WEEK CLASS)
Tuesdays • Oct 23-Jan 29 • 9:30-11AM
$140 ($165 for not-yet-members)
Thursdays • Oct 25-Jan 31 • 9:30-11AM
$140 ($165 for not-yet-members)
                                                                   Million Bulb Walk
OPEN PRACTICE T’AI CHI (12-WEEK CLASS)                             MORE NIGHTS TO WALK!
Must have taken Beginning T’ai Chi.                                Nov 9-Dec 15
Tuesdays • Oct 23-Jan 29 • 11AM-12PM                               4-8:30PM nightly
$120 ($145 for not-yet-members)                                    Sponsored by Dominion Energy
FREE TRIAL CLASS WITH GARDEN ADMISSION!                            Walk through 2-miles of spectacular holiday light
Tuesday • Oct 9 • 11AM-12PM                                        displays with family and friends. It’s a great way to kick
Tuesday • Jan 29 • 11AM-12PM                                       off the holiday season… with a few new surprises!
                                                                   Ticketing information: NorfolkBotanicalGarden.org
Garden Trails
IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE YMCA OF SOUTH HAMPTON ROADS
Fridays • Sep 14 or Oct 12 or Nov 9 • 9:30-10:30AM
Chat with YMCA staff to get health and wellness tips on
this energetic walk and enjoy the beauty of the Garden.
Included with Garden admission!
Ballroom Dancing (4-Week Class)
WITH INSTRUCTOR RICK HOCKMAN
Tuesdays • 6:30-7:15PM
RUMBA & HUSTLE • Sep 11-Oct 2
FOXTROT & SAMBA • Oct 16-Nov 6                                     Coming Soon!
$40/class ($55 for not-yet-members)                                Dec 16-31
                                                                   Join us for the 24th anniversary! Drive through more
                                                                   than a million twinkling lights this winter.
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SPROUTS FAMILY FUN
  Programs and events for the whole family!
WOW Programs Registration
 • NBG Member adults may chaperone WOW classes free of charge with registered children unless otherwise noted.
 • Not-yet-member pricing includes admission to the Garden. Tickets must be purchased for both children and adults.

Children’s Birthday Parties                                   Girl Scout Art Day in the Garden
Book your child’s birthday party in the WOW Children’s        Sunday · Oct 7 · 11AM or 2PM
Garden! Our classrooms are designed to make hosting           Bring your troop to the Garden to complete activities to
easy and affordable for parents, and fun for children         earn your Daisy, Brownie, or Junior Art Badge! Program
and guests. Pricing starts at $250. Visit our website, or     includes badges.
email us at youthed@nbgs.org for more details. Cost           $15/Girl Scout. $10/adult and tagalongs.
includes: WOW Classroom rental, themed decorations,
and Garden admission for party guests.                        Little Sprouts Pumpkin Carving
                                                              Saturday · Oct 13 · 10:30AM or 1:30PM
SPECIAL OFFER: October and November birthday parties          Play pumpkin games and carve your own pumpkin to
include a free flowerpot coloring activity for each child.    take home. All supplies included. Ages 4+ with caregiver
WOW Homeschool Days                                           participation.
Wednesdays · Sep 12-Oct 3 · 10:30-11:30AM                     $15/child ($20/person for not-yet-members. Includes
Join us each week in September for themed                     admission to the Garden.)
programming in the WOW Children’s Garden. Age                 Scarecrow Harvest Party
recommendations vary according to program theme.              Friday · Oct 19 · 4:30-6:00PM
WOW ABCS (AGES 4-8) · Sep 12                                  Celebrate fall in WOW as you play games and make your
FROG BOG FRIENDS (AGES 4-8) · Sep 19                          own miniature scarecrow to take home. Ages 4+ with
PLANTS & PEOPLE (AGES 7-13) · Sep 26                          caregiver participation.
NATURE IN ACTION (AGES 7-13) · Oct 3                          $10/child ($15/person for not-yet-members)
$10/child/class ($15/person/class for not-yet-members.
Includes Garden admission.)                                   Trick ‘r Trees
                                                              Thursday · Oct 25 · 5:00-6:30PM
Little Garden Explorers (3 Weeks)                             Friday · Oct 26 · 5:00-6:30PM
Mondays · Sep 10-Sep 24 · 10-11AM                             Join our Garden ghouls and goblins for a family-friendly
Take your little explorers on a weekly sensory tour of the    evening of games, crafts, and light trick or treating. Ages
Garden. Themes include fall shapes, colors, textures,         3+ with caregiver participation. Adults must purchase
and smells. Ages 4+ with caregiver participation.             tickets for this event.
$25/child for series for NBG Members or                       $10/child, $5/adult for NBG Members. ($15/person for
$10/child/class.                                              not-yet-members. Includes Garden admission.)
($15/person/class for not-yet-members.
Includes Garden admission.)                                   Thanksgiving Plates & Mugs
                                                              Wednesday · Nov 7 · 4-5PM
Autumn Garden Artists (6 Weeks)                               Thursday · Nov 15 · 4-5PM
Thursdays · Oct 4-Nov 8 · 10-11AM                             Tuesday · Nov 20 · 4-5PM
Join us on Thursday mornings to make nature-inspired          Paint the perfect decorative plate and mug for your
art! Ages 3+ with caregiver participation.                    Thanksgiving table. Ages 3+ with caregiver participation.
NATURE MOBILES · Oct 4                                        Program does not include tickets to Million Bulb Walk.
TOAD HOMES · Oct 11                                           $10/child ($15/person for not-yet-members)
NATURE TRACKS · Oct 18

                                                                     Mark Yoduarrs!
ROCK MONSTERS · Oct 25
LEAF ART · Nov 1

                                                                      Calen
FALL MUG PAINTING · Nov 8
$50/child for series for NBG Members or
$10/child/class.
($15/person/class for not-yet-members.                          Registration for our winter holiday
Includes Garden admission.)                                     programs will open in October. Visit
                                                                our website to learn more!
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COURSE CALENDAR
 COURSE                           GARDEN                           CREATE
                                                                                                                SEE INSIDE
                                                                                                                FOR FULL
                                                                                                                COURSE CATALOG
                                                                                                      SPROUTS/FAMILY FUN
 COLOR KEY:                       EXPLORE                          LIVE WELL                          SPECIAL EVENT

SEPTEMBER 2018                              OCTOBER 2018                                   NOVEMBER 2018
Sep 10 Little Garden Explorers              Oct 1   Monday Yoga                            Nov 1   Garden Artist Series: Leaf Art
Sep 11 Ballroom Dancing: Rumba and Hustle   Oct 2   Dig and Divide: Mirror Lake            Nov 1   Fall Container Workshop
Sep 12	All About Mushrooms                 Oct 2   Homeschool Days: Nature in Action      Nov 3	Shifting Landscapes Education
Sep 12 Homeschool Days: WOW ABC’s           Oct 3   Wednesday Yoga                                 Symposium
Sep 13 Sunset Kayaking                      Oct 4   Garden Artist Series: Nature Mobiles   Nov 6 Leaf Composting
Sep 13 Owl Prowl                            Oct 4   Sunset Kayaking                        Nov 6	Gardens of Japan
Sep 13 Saving Summer’s Bounty               Oct 7   Girl Scout Art Day                     Nov 7   Thanksgiving Plates & Mugs
Sep 14 Garden Trails                        Oct 7   Sunset Boat Cruise                     Nov 8 Garden Artist Series: Fall Mug
Sep 15 Outdoor Yoga                         Oct 9   Free Trial T’ai Chi                    Nov 8 History of NBG’s Japanese Garden
Sep 15 Bonsai Workshop                      Oct 11 Garden Artist Series: Toad Homes        Nov 8	Snacks & Sake: Japanese Maple
Sep 15 Watercolors: Ferns and Luna Moth     Oct 12 Garden Trails                                   Viewing Celebration
Sep 16 Monarch Tag and Release              Oct 11 Fragrant Roses                          Nov 8 Digital Photography: Low Light
Sep 16 Sunset Boat Cruise                   Oct 13 Seed Swap                               Nov 8 Origami
Sep 18 Seed Starting for Beginners          Oct 13 Little Sprouts Pumpkin Carving          Nov 8	Remarkable Thanksgiving Side
Sep 18 Acrylic Painting Workshop            Oct 13 Natural Soapmaking Workshop                     Dishes
Sep 19 Homeschool Days: Frog Bog Friends    Oct 16 Rose Garden Walk & Talk                 Nov 9 Garden Trails
Sep 20 Beginning Digital Photography        Oct 16 Sumi-e: Japanese Ink Painting           Nov 9 Million Bulb Walk Begins
Sep 20 Weekday Wine Down                    Oct 16 Acrylic Painting Workshop               Nov 10 Fall Color Walk & Talk
Sep 20 Garden Stars                         Oct 16 Ballroom Dancing: Foxtrot and Samba     Nov 13 Japanese Maple Walk & Talk
Sep 25 Gourd Birdhouse                      Oct 16 All Natural Skincare Workshop           Nov 13 Fall Foliage Walk & Talk
Sep 25 Mixed Media                          Oct 17 Wednesday Oil Painting                  Nov 14	Selecting & Growing Japanese
Sep 25 History & Horticulture of Beer       Oct 17 Introduction to Landscape Design                Maples
Sep 26 Homeschool Days: Plants & People     Oct 18 13 Plants of Halloween Walk & Talk      Nov 14 Kokedama: Japanese String Garden
Sep 26 Terrarium Workshop                   Oct 18 Thursday Oil Painting                   Nov 15	Ikebana Floral Design
Sep 27 Secret Garden Meditation Walk        Oct 18 Garden Artist Series: Nature Tracks             Demonstration
Sep 27 Native Perennials of the Southeast   Oct 18 Scarecrow Harvest Party                 Nov 15 Thanksgiving Plates & Mugs
Sep 27 Origami                              Oct 18	Home Cleaning Products                 Nov 17	Watercolors: Heron and Wild Grasses
Sep 27 Canning: Apple Pie Filling           Oct 18 Digital Photography: Light Painting     Nov 17 Fall Sampler: Edible Garden Tour
Sep 29 Natural Soapmaking Workshop          Oct 18 Garden Stars                            Nov 17 All Natural Perfume Workshop
                                            Oct 20 Outdoor Yoga                            Nov 17 Japanese Maple Walk & Talk
                                            Oct 20 Watercolors: Roses                      Nov 20 Thanksgiving Plates & Mugs
                                            Oct 23 T’ai Chi                                Nov 20	Floral Design Workshop
                                            Oct 23 Worm Composting                         Nov 26 Monday Yoga
                                            Oct 23 Mixed Media                             Nov 27 Acrylic Painting Workshop
                                            Oct 25 T’ai Chi                                Nov 28 Wednesday Yoga
                                            Oct 25 Secret Garden Meditation Walk
                                            Oct 25 Bizarre Botanicals
 Become a Volunteer!                        Oct 25 Basic Native Tree ID Walk & Talk
 Plenty of ways you can make a              Oct 25 Garden Artist Series: Rock Monsters
 difference. Help us share the love         Oct 25 Trick ‘r Trees
 of the Garden with others.                 Oct 25 Weekday Wine Down
 NBGVolunteers.org                          Oct 25 Owl Prowl
                                            Oct 26 Trick ‘r Trees
            Follow us...                    Oct 27 Growing Gourmet Mushrooms
            NBG Volunteers &                Oct 27 Heirloom Collards & Sweet Potatoes
            NBG Adult Education             Oct 27 Collards & Sweet Potato Tasting
                                            Oct 30 Origami
                                            Oct 30 Fall Treats
REGISTRATION INFORMATION                                            CLASS REFUND POLICY
Register 24-hours a day online! Check out                           Cancellations five or more business days prior to the
www.norfolkbotanicalgarden.org. Pre-registration is                 program start date: refund, less 20% processing fee
required for all classes and programs unless otherwise              (min. $5). No refunds for cancellations one to four
indicated. Register online, by mail, in person, or by               business days prior to program start date. Courses
phone at 757-441-5830 ext 338. Become a member                      cancelled by the Garden due to low enrollment or
and receive a discount on classes & much more!                      hazardous weather conditions are fully refunded.
Membership fees can be included with your registra-                 IT’S EASY BEING GREEN!
tion. All class prices include Garden admission.                    Visit our website www.norfolkbotanicalgarden.org for
MEMBER DISCOUNT POLICY                                              full class descriptions and pictures. This paper is made
Members with an individual membership receive a                     with up to 100% recycled fiber and with chlorine-free
discount on 1 ticket per class. Members with a family               pulp using timber from managed forests.
membership receive a discount on up to 2 tickets per
class for adult classes and up to 6 tickets per program             Cover photo by
for youth and family programs.                                      Education Program Coordinator Meredith Zadd.
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GARDEN HOURS                                             NON-PROFIT
OPEN                           6700 Azalea Garden Road   U.S. POSTAGE
9AM-7PM through October 15     Norfolk, VA 23518           PAID
9AM-5PM October 16-March 31                              NORFOLK, VA
Days and hours of operations                             PERMIT #568
are subject to change.

INFORMATION
757-441-5830
norfolkbotanicalgarden.org

Adult Programs
757-441-5830 ext 338

Youth Programs
757-441-5830 ext 463

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