The North Carolina Arboretum offers year-round educational programs and learning experiences for adults, families, youth, school groups, and trade professionals that focuses on environmental sustainability, art, science and economic development. From formal classes, to self-guided programs, to lectures and symposia, the Arboretum serves more than 18,000 children and 6,000 adults annually.
Adult Education Classes
The North Carolina Arboretum’s formal Adult Education program offers more than 140 classes a year. All participants must register for classes in advance. New class schedules are released every six months at the beginning of February and August. Arboretum members receive discounts on class fees.