Events for May 2, 2024 – The North Carolina Arboretum Events for May 2, 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 …

Pine Primer

ONSITE | Thursday, May 2, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. From the rare and fragrant Fraser fir of the highest elevations to the common white pine found throughout our region, the beautiful evergreen members of Pinaceae enrich our Appalachian Mountains. The class covers human uses of the pine family and their natural importance in our ecosystems. Also …