Apr 22 @ 8:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park
Celebrate Earth Day with a guided evening hike led by a Wildlife Educator! The hike will last approximately 50 minutes and will focus on Dorothea Dix Park’s history, landscapes and habitats.
May 4 @ 8:30 pm Dorothea Dix Park Flowers Field
May the Fourth be with you! Use the force as we battle our way through another free movie night at Dorothea Dix Park! Bring a blanket or short lawn chairs and enjoy the most recent[...]
May 6 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park
Join staff and volunteers from the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, Chapel Hill Astronomical and Observational Society (CHAOS) and Raleigh Astronomy Club (RAC) for a free skywatching program at Dorothea Dix Park! Telescopes will be[...]
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park - Kirby Building Parking Lot
City of Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources invites you to join us on a walking tour of Dorothea Dix Park. Tours start at 6 PM and 8 PM. On July 24th, 2015, the City[...]
Aug 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Well Fed Community Garden
Explore the wonders of pollinators in the garden and learn how to build a happy home for the pollinators in your neighborhood.
Sep 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm The Well Fed Community Garden
Learn how to choose the best fruits and berry varieties for your home garden, and how to plant, prune and care for them.
Oct 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm The Well Fed Community Garden
Learn how to grow microgreens at home. They are easy to grow, tasty on salads and soups, and packed full of antioxidants and other nutrients!
Nov 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm JC Raulston Arboretum
This isn’t your typical lighting event. Moonlight in the Garden is meticulously designed to showcase the JC Raulston Arboretum’s internationally acclaimed garden and all its splendor. You think their collection is spectacular by day? Wait[...]
Nov 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm JC Raulston Arboretum
Don’t miss this chance to explore the JC Raulston Arboretum after dark! It ‘s the first time in over a decade that they’ve opened their gates for an evening stroll. Kelly Francis fireflies will greet[...]
Nov 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm The Well Fed Community Garden
Learn all you need to know about growing your own shiitake mushrooms, gain hands-on experience in starting mushroom logs
Nov 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm JC Raulston Arboretum
Don’t miss this chance to explore the JC Raulston Arboretum after dark! It ‘s the first time in over a decade that they’ve opened their gates for an evening stroll. Kelly Francis fireflies will greet[...]
Nov 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm JC Raulston Arboretum
Don’t miss this chance to explore the JC Raulston Arboretum after dark! It ‘s the first time in over a decade that they’ve opened their gates for an evening stroll. Kelly Francis fireflies will greet[...]
Nov 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm JC Raulston Arboretum
Don’t miss this chance to explore the JC Raulston Arboretum after dark! It ‘s the first time in over a decade that they’ve opened their gates for an evening stroll. Kelly Francis fireflies will greet[...]
Nov 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm JC Raulston Arboretum
Don’t miss this chance to explore the JC Raulston Arboretum after dark! It ‘s the first time in over a decade that they’ve opened their gates for an evening stroll. Kelly Francis fireflies will greet[...]
Dec 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Glenwood Club
Learn from the Masters – members of the Wake Audubon Society. Bird feeders are great but birds depend on native plants and trees for food and survival. Learn what you can do to make your[...]
Dec 13 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park
Come view the Geminid Meteor Shower of 2017! Join staff and volunteers from the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, Chapel Hill Astronomical and Observational Society (CHAOS) and Raleigh Astronomy Club (RAC) for a free skywatching[...]
Jan 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park Big Field
Engaging activities will allow little ones to understand how animals in the wild survive the cold months of winter. Live creatures to see and touch will create a memorable experience for all.
Feb 17 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm JC Raulston Arboretum
The seventh annual Winter Symposium focuses on integrating creative function into the home landscape in a way that is both beautiful and ecologically responsible. The schedule this year features three prominent professional landscape designers and[...]
Mar 22 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm NC Museum of Art
Art in Bloom features more than 50 floral masterpieces created by world-class designers inspired by art in the Museum’s collection. During the four-day festival, participants can attend presentations and workshops, dine in Iris, and find[...]
Mar 23 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm NC Museum of Art
Art in Bloom features more than 50 floral masterpieces created by world-class designers inspired by art in the Museum’s collection. During the four-day festival, participants can attend presentations and workshops, dine in Iris, and find[...]
Mar 24 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm NC Museum of Art
Art in Bloom features more than 50 floral masterpieces created by world-class designers inspired by art in the Museum’s collection. During the four-day festival, participants can attend presentations and workshops, dine in Iris, and find[...]
Mar 25 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm NC Museum of Art
Art in Bloom features more than 50 floral masterpieces created by world-class designers inspired by art in the Museum’s collection. During the four-day festival, participants can attend presentations and workshops, dine in Iris, and find[...]
Aug 12 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm The Big Field - Dorthea Dix Park
Bring a blanket and chairs to enjoy music under the stars with staff and volunteers from the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, Chapel Hill Astronomical and Observational Society (CHAOS) and Raleigh Astronomy Club (RAC). Look[...]
Nov 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm JC Raulston Arboretum
Come and enjoy Moonlight in the Garden this November with more lights and even more nights. Food trucks, live music, marshmallows and fire pits will be waiting for you as you experience the JC Raulston[...]
Nov 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm JC Raulston Arboretum
Come and enjoy Moonlight in the Garden this November with more lights and even more nights. Food trucks, live music, marshmallows and fire pits will be waiting for you as you experience the JC Raulston[...]
Nov 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm JC Raulston Arboretum
Come and enjoy Moonlight in the Garden this November with more lights and even more nights. Food trucks, live music, marshmallows and fire pits will be waiting for you as you experience the JC Raulston[...]
Nov 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm JC Raulston Arboretum
Come and enjoy Moonlight in the Garden this November with more lights and even more nights. Food trucks, live music, marshmallows and fire pits will be waiting for you as you experience the JC Raulston[...]
Nov 16 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm JC Raulston Arboretum
Come and enjoy Moonlight in the Garden this November with more lights and even more nights. Food trucks, live music, marshmallows and fire pits will be waiting for you as you experience the JC Raulston[...]
Nov 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm JC Raulston Arboretum
Come and enjoy Moonlight in the Garden this November with more lights and even more nights. Food trucks, live music, marshmallows and fire pits will be waiting for you as you experience the JC Raulston[...]