Adult Education at the Arboretum at Tanglewood – Fall 2019

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N.C. Cooperative Extension, Forsyth County Center and Extension Master Gardener℠ volunteers in Forsyth County invite you to attend the 2019 Fall Adult Education Classes at the Arboretum and Gardens at Tanglewood Park.

Classes are offered once a month from 11 a.m.–noon at the Arboretum office (4201 Manor House Circle, Clemmons, NC 27012) or Walnut Hall (4061 Clemmons Rd, Clemmons, NC 27012. Upon entering the park, follow signs to Walnut Hall). Please pay attention to the class location for each program.

Registration is required and opens two weeks before each class. Register by calling 336-703-2850 or emailing coop-ext-registration@forsyth.cc. Space is limited.

This fall’s topics are:

September 18 | It’s Not Little! What Bonsai Is and Isn’t

Dr. Daniel Johnson, a Wake Forest University Professor of Biology, will discuss the history of bonsai, how the art form is evolving, and what it takes to create these living sculptures. 

Location: Walnut Hall

 October 16 | Borders, Screens, and Hedges

Tyler O’Mara, the Gardener at Greensboro Children’s Museum, will be presenting at the Arboretum at Tanglewood Park on how to select and properly install plant material to create borders, screens, and hedges.

Location: Arboretum office

 November 6 | Holiday Decorations with Plants from Your Garden

Debra Barnes, an Extension Master Gardener volunteer in Forsyth County, will be teaching how to create festive arrangements and decorations for the holiday season to impress your friends and family.

Location: Arboretum office

 Fall 2019 Arboretum Adult Education flyer

View the flyer for the Arboretum Adult Education fall 2019 classes.