Events for April 23, 2024 – The North Carolina Arboretum Events for April 23, 2024 – The North Carolina Arboretum

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Nature’s Blueprints: Biomimicry in Art and Design

Baker Exhibit Center

Nature’s Blueprints: Biomimicry in Art and Design January 20 – May 12 Baker Exhibit Center In an age of complex environmental challenges, why not look to the ingenuity of nature for solutions? The forms, patterns, and processes found in the natural world—refined by 3.8 billion years of evolution—can inspire our design of everything from clothing …

A Growing Sense of Place: Keeping a Garden Blog or Journal

ONSITE | Tuesday, April 23, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Enrich your connection with nature through understanding and reflecting upon where you are “growing” in place. Ecologist and award-winning garden blogger Lisa Wagner encourages paying attention as the first step in starting a satisfying writing practice — whether journaling or blogging or just keeping notes …

Recurring

Guided Trail Walk

Baker Exhibit Center

Hit the trails and learn more about The North Carolina Arboretum’s botanically diverse forest with a guided trail walk! April through October, this free hiking program is led by trained volunteer guides who take small groups of participants along woodland trails and through a variety of forest types. Depending on the season and each guide’s …