Our new online system (installed March 27, 2016) requires that members set up a new account with us. Previous email addresses and passwords will not be recognized by the new system. After clicking on a class title, members will need to first "Create an Account," then sign in to receive membership discounts.

The North Carolina Arboretum’s Adult Education program consists of more than 140 classes taught by some of the region’s leading experts. New classes are released every six months in February and August. All classes can be found online or in the Arboretum’s “Growing in Mind” Adult Education print catalog. Click on the core subjects below to see a list of current classes offered and registration information.

Classes fill up quickly, so be sure to pre-register and pay in advance. Arboretum Society members receive a discount on class registration fees. By registering, participants agree to the Cancellation Policy and Liability Waiver.

Adult Education Program support provided in part by Hilton Asheville Biltmore ParkThe Laurel of Asheville and Ambrose Landscapes, Ltd.