Events

JCRA Winter Symposium

“Creating a Successful Home Landscape”

Saturday, February 17, 2018   8am-12pm

www.jcra.ncsu.edu

32st Guilford Horticultural Symposium

“Diversity Gardening”
Saturday, March 3, 2018,  Greensboro, NC
8:30am- 3:30 pm

www.guilfordhorticulturalsociety.org

32st Davidson Horticultural Symposium

Tuesday, March 6 , 2018, 8am-4:30pm.  Held at Davidson College, Davidson, NC.

“Inspiration to Reality”

For more information:www.davidsonsymposium.org

Piedmont Chapter of the North American Rock Garden Society
meet at JC Raulston Arboretum; 3rd Saturday, September – May
www.nargs.org/chapter/piedmont-chapter

Raulston Blooms- Spring Garden Festival and Plant Sale

Saturday, April 7, 2018; 9am-4pm

JC Raulston Arboretum, 4415 Beryl Rd., Raleigh, NC

Lasting Impressions 12th Annual Spring Open GardenArt and Plant Sale
Saturday, April 28, 2018, 9am – 4pm,

4904 Hermitage Dr., Raleigh, NC,
Lasting Impressions’  Welcome to Spring  lawn party!  The gardens are cheering Spring; and local artists with pottery,  jewelry,  metal art, , concrete leaves  and spheres,  and hypertufa troughs will be showing their treasures for home and garden.   And there will be a great selection of plants for your woodland and sunny gardens!

Lasting Impressions’ Hypertufa Workshops

Build your own hypertufa Trough! Stone-like, excellent drainage, that Old World look!
Saturday, March 10, 2018;  9-12 noon,   Raleigh, NC;

Saturday, June 23, 2018; 9-12 noon, Raleigh, NC

Saturday, July 21, 2018; 9am-12 noon, Raleigh, NC; sponsored by the Raulston Arboretum

Make a hypertufa trough to add a distinctive planter to your garden or patio.  This lightweight, winter sturdy, cement based mixture will create a trough to last  for many years in your garden.  In the workshop you will mix the ingredients, hand build your trough, learn to remove the mold, and create a textured surface on the finished trough. Cost is $85. Please contact us for more details and to set up additional times for workshops at www.lastingimpressionsleaves.com.

Lasting Impressions’ NEW GARDEN MUSHROOM Workshop

Saturday, March 10, 2018; 1pm – 3pm, Raleigh, NC

A new workshop for create either a 10″-12″ hypertufa mushroom or five small mushrooms for your garden.  Each mushroom will have your own unique shape and personality!  Cost is $100. Contact us for more details and to set up additional times for workshops at www.lastingimpressionsleaves.com

Lasting Impressions’ Concrete Leaf Workshop

Saturday, June 23, 2018; 1pm-3pm, Raleigh, NC

Using a real leaf from the garden you will create a mold on which you construct your leaf.  The concrete leaf will have every vein and character of the real leaf.  Cost is $75.00. Please contact us for more details and to set up additional times for workshops at www.lastingimpressionsleaves.com

JCRaulston Arboretum Gala
Sunday, May 6, 2018, 3:30pm – 7pm,  Raleigh, NC
Annual Fundraiser for the JC Raulston Arboretum. A wonderful garden party with a silent auction of fantastic items and fabulous plants.

JC Raulston Arboretum, 4415 Beryl Rd., Raleigh, NC

North American Rock Garden Society National Meeting

July 6-8,  2018; St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada

nargs.org

American Hosta Society National Meeting

June 7-10, 2017;  Indianapolis, Indiana

“Hosta Hysteria!!”

americanhostasociety.org

American Conifer Society National Meeting,
June 14-17, 2018,   Raleigh, NC
Tour public and private gardens, and hear outstanding speakers.  Check the website for information and details:  www.conifersociety.org

Lasting Impressions’ Fall Garage Gallery Sale & Plant Sale
Saturday, October 28, 2018, 9am – 12 noon
Lasting Impressions, Raleigh, NC

 

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