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A Forest Bathing Retreat Celebrating Mother Earth

ONSITE | Saturday, April 20, 2 – 5 p.m. Begin your Earth Day (April 22) festivities by celebrating spring while cultivating your relationship with Mother Earth, yourself, and others during this rejuvenating afternoon nature immersion retreat. Certified Guide Christa Hebal will lead you on a gentle journey through the spring forest, weaving mindfulness, breathwork, forest …

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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 …

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Spring Native Flora ID- Field Version

FIELD | Five Sessions: Wednesdays, April 3 – May 8 (No Class April 10), 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. + (Hikes may go longer.) In this entirely field-based class led by Naturalist Scott Dean, you will learn to identify native mountain flora on the trail by training your eyes and using a non-technical dichotomous keying …

Landscaping Design Fundamentals: Approaches to Design

ONLINE | Wednesday, April 24, 6:30 – 8 p.m. Consider a new way of approaching design that will empower you to be more creative, more decisive and more purposeful with landscape challenges, whether it is developing a property master plan or designing the perfect mailbox garden. This evening discussion is open to all interested in …