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Cape Fear Botanical Garden

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536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States

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April 2017

Preschool Birders

April 24 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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Let's learn all about birds! We'll learn about what makes birds different from animals, learn how to speak like a bird, and how to identify some common birds. Then we'll make our own "binoculars" and go looking for birds in the Garden! Child must be accompanied by an adult. Fee: Included with Garden Membership or admission, to be paid at the door. Pre registration required: https://form.jotform.com/60596183169970

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Homeschool in the Garden Series (Gardening 101)

April 24 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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Join us as we learn in the Garden! Each program is included with Garden Membership or Daily Admission. Admission applies each child and adult visiting. We encourage you to visit in the Garden before or after your program! Sign up for one, or all of the classes! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Each class lists the targeted age or grade, however the whole family is welcome to participate unless otherwise specified! Pre-Registration is required; some programs may have…

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TAI CHI for Health

April 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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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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Earth Day

April 25 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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Local, regional and state environmental educators will be on hand to guide students through all sorts of activities all about our Earth! Presented in partnership with the Cumberland County Schools and Sustainable Sandhills. Free admission between 2pm-5pm. Regular admission applies before 2pm.

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Themed “Mom/Dad & Me” Minis in the Garden!

April 26 @ 4:30 pm - April 29 @ 6:30 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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Missed our last photoshoot in the Garden? No worries! We are bringing back Family and Themed "Mom/Dad & Me" Minis in the Garden! Themed "Mom/Dad & Me" minis will take place April 26th & 29th while Family sessions will be May 3rd & 7th. Capture the beauty of our Garden and your family all in one photo session! Our Garden is perfect for natural backdrops! Family Minis: http://www.capefearbg.org/event/family-photos-garden/ Themed "Mom/Dad & Me" Minis: https://www.capefearbg.org/event/children-minis-garden/?instance_id=2730 Themed "Mom/Dad & Me" Minis with…

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Yoga in the Garden

April 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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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. Come improve your flexibility, build strength, ease tension, and relax through posture and breathing techniques for beginners and experts alike! Bring a yoga mat, a water bottle, and an open mind to enjoy this all-levels class! If you do not own a yoga mat, limited…

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Sun and Moon

April 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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Observe and discuss the sun's movement across the sky, why we experience day and night, and why the moon doesn't always look the same. This class is intended for preschoolers. Child must be accompanied by an adult. Fee: Included with Garden Membership or admission, to be paid at the door. Pre-registration is required: https://form.jotform.com/60596183169970

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May Day

April 30 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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Celebrate Springtime with Maypole dances and a Boat Regatta! Dance with family and friends, weave ribbons around the maypole, enjoy crafts, contests, pony rides, food and lots of flowers! Get creative and build a cardboard boat to race in the boat regatta, first to cross the finish line without sinking wins! Dig in this family friendly event with a parade from the mythical Jack-in-the-Green. Follow the green man from folklore in a customary May Day procession through the Garden as…

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May 2017

Nature Tales: Life in the Pond

May 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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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 convenience: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Pre-registration is required at least two business days in advance. The sessions fill up quickly – reserve your child’s spot today! You may also register by phone: 910.486.0221 x 20. ***Admission to the Garden…

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Family Minis in the Garden!

May 3 @ 4:30 pm - May 7 @ 6:30 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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Missed our last photoshoot in the Garden? No worries! We are bringing back Family and Themed "Mom/Dad & Me" Minis in the Garden! Themed "Mom/Dad & Me" minis will take place April 26th & 29th while Family sessions will be May 3rd & 7th. Capture the beauty of our Garden and your family all in one photo session! Our Garden is perfect for natural backdrops! Themed "Mom/Dad & Me" Minis:https://www.capefearbg.org/event/children-minis-garden/?instance_id=2730 Family Minis:https://www.capefearbg.org/event/family-photos-garden/ Family Minis with Courtney Elise Photography- $175 Package…

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Sweet Tea Shakespeare

May 4 @ 6:45 pm - 8:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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Join us for a night of Shakespearean hilarity. This show is not for the faint of heart, it will include vulgar statements, outrageous comments, and an insane amount of laughter. Be prepared to get an ab workout in while you enjoy this show! Lit is our irreverent celebration of Shakespeare — over drinks. Romance and mistaken identity are afoot in the Forest of Arden. Rosalind and Orlando, forced into exile, begin a timeless love story that challenges the traditional understanding…

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Nature Tales: Life in the Pond

May 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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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 convenience: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Pre-registration is required at least two business days in advance. The sessions fill up quickly – reserve your child’s spot today! You may also register by phone: 910.486.0221 x 20. ***Admission to the Garden…

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Homeschool in the Garden Series (Pond Exploration)

May 8 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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Join us as we learn in the Garden! Each program is included with Garden Membership or Daily Admission. Admission applies each child and adult visiting. We encourage you to visit in the Garden before or after your program! Sign up for one, or all of the classes! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Each class lists the targeted age or grade, however the whole family is welcome to participate unless otherwise specified! Pre-Registration is required; some programs may have…

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Wonderful Water

May 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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What is the difference between a river, a pond, a lake and an ocean? Join us on a walk around the garden as we see the differences between some of these bodies of water for ourselves. This class is intended for preschoolers. Child must be accompanied by an adult. Fee: Included with Garden Membership or admission, to be paid at the door. Pre-registration is required: https://form.jotform.com/60596183169970

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National Public Gardens Day

May 12 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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Celebrate National Public Gardens Day with us on Friday, May 12th, 2017. This annual event was created to raise awareness of the important role botanical gardens and arboreta play both in their community and on a national level! Support your local garden and join us May 12th! Present this coupon at the front desk for free admission into the Garden! https://publicgardens.org/about-public-gardens/gardens/cape-fear-botanical-garden *Coupon is valid only on May 12th.

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Third Thursday! Beachy Keen

May 18 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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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 Garden. Each month’s “Third Thursday” is a bit different from the next and sure to be fun! Evenings are free with a membership or paid admission! "Music in the Garden" program support provided in memory of Jerry Legget May 18th - Beachy Keen Relax and dance…

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Wine & Whimsy: Barn

May 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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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 the artwork you have created!Wine, beer and snacks are available for purchase to enjoy while painting your masterpiece. Fee: $20 per member, $25 per non-member. (Ages 16 and older.) Limited to 16 attendees – please register early! *All snacks and alcoholic beverages consumed during this class…

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Volunteer Day in the Garden!

May 20 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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Come out and lend a hand in the Garden during Volunteer Days! We are looking for volunteers ages 12 and up to help with various projects in the garden! Ages 12-15 can participate with parent supervision. These days are perfect for teens needing to fulfill volunteer hours, or anyone who just enjoys lending a hand! Potential projects may include weeding, mulching, painting, sanding, removing invasive plants, or other such projects- assigned at random by the Volunteer Day Coordinator. Volunteers should…

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Homeschool in the Garden Series (Insect Adaptations)

May 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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Join us as we learn in the Garden! Each program is included with Garden Membership or Daily Admission. Admission applies each child and adult visiting. We encourage you to visit in the Garden before or after your program! Sign up for one, or all of the classes! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Each class lists the targeted age or grade, however the whole family is welcome to participate unless otherwise specified! Pre-Registration is required; some programs may have…

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Bugs in the Garden

May 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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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. Fee: Included with Garden Membership or admission, to be paid at the door. Pre-registration is required: https://form.jotform.com/60596183169970

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June 2017

Third Thursday! Piano Pizzaz

June 15 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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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 Garden. Each month’s “Third Thursday” is a bit different from the next and sure to be fun! Evenings are free with a membership or paid admission! "Music in the Garden" program support provided in memory of Jerry Legget June 15th- Piano Pizazz A night of tickling…

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Wine & Whimsy : Lilly Pads

June 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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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 the artwork you have created!Wine, beer and snacks are available for purchase to enjoy while painting your masterpiece. Fee: $20 per member, $25 per non-member. (Ages 16 and older.) Limited to 16 attendees – please register early! *All snacks and alcoholic beverages consumed during this class…

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Dragonfly Detectives

June 19 @ 10:00 am - June 23 @ 12:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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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 hypotheses, collect data to address their hypotheses, analyze their results, and present their findings to the public. Participants will learn about aquatic systems, animal migrations, dragonfly identification, careers in science, and other topics while doing a variety of fun, hands-on…

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July 2017

Third Thursday! Garden Folk

July 20 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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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 Garden. Each month’s “Third Thursday” is a bit different from the next and sure to be fun! Evenings are free with a membership or paid admission! "Music in the Garden" program support provided in memory of Jerry Legget July 20th- Garden Folk Enjoy folk music and…

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Wine & Whimsy: Dragonflies

July 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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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 the artwork you have created!Wine, beer and snacks are available for purchase to enjoy while painting your masterpiece. Fee: $20 per member, $25 per non-member. (Ages 16 and older.) Limited to 16 attendees – please register early! *All snacks and alcoholic beverages consumed during this class…

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August 2017

Third Thursday! Latin Soiree

August 17 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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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 Garden. Each month’s “Third Thursday” is a bit different from the next and sure to be fun! Evenings are free with a membership or paid admission! "Music in the Garden" program support provided in memory of Jerry Legget. August 17th- Latin Soiree Anna Fiore is back…

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Wine & Whimsy: Dandelion

August 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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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 the artwork you have created!Wine, beer and snacks are available for purchase to enjoy while painting your masterpiece. Fee: $20 per member, $25 per non-member. (Ages 16 and older.) Limited to 16 attendees – please register early! *All snacks and alcoholic beverages consumed during this class…

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September 2017

Third Thursday! Foodscaping 101

September 21 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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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 Garden. Each month’s “Third Thursday” is a bit different from the next and sure to be fun! Evenings are free with a membership or paid admission! "Music in the Garden" program support provided in memory of Jerry Legget. Sept 21st- Foodscaping 101 Want to learn how…

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Wine & Whimsy: Flowers

September 21 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cape Fear Botanical Garden, 536 N Eastern Blvd
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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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 the artwork you have created!Wine, beer and snacks are available for purchase to enjoy while painting your masterpiece. Fee: $20 per member, $25 per non-member. (Ages 16 and older.) Limited to 16 attendees – please register early! *All snacks and alcoholic beverages consumed during this class…

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