2018

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Gardening for Sustainability

Our Conservation Horticulturist, Melanie Priesnitz is one of 4 local gardening experts to be presenting a new Acadia LifeLong Learning course January 2019.

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Students helping students

Students from the Horticulture program at NSCC Kingstec propagated houseplants for Acadia University Students to adopt.

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Visiting Scientist

Are Humans Smarter than Insects? 
Monday October 29th 7:30 - 9:00pm 
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Botanical EcoPrinting Workshop

Learn to make ecoprints from native plants on silk.

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Botanical Alchemy with Plant Dyes Workshop

Learn the ancient technique of making fabric dyes using Nova Scotia's native plants.

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Botanical Art Workshops

In celebration of the Nova Scotia Native Flora in Art show we are pleased to be offering Botanical Art Workshops this summer with Twila Robar-Decoste. 

Workshops take place in the greenhouse and garden in June, July and August.

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Atlantic Perennials

Boulder Publications is launching Todd Boland's latest book - Favourite Perennials for Atlantic Canada! Join us for a free talk and book signing.

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Native Plant Sale

Saturday May 5th 9am - 12pm

You shop local, eat local, support local, now it's time to garden local! Buy native plants, help improve biodiversity and create habitat for wildlife. 


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Wild Spirits Bonfire

We're celebrating spring with Wild Spirits Forest & Nature School. Pack a picnic and join us around the bonfire Monday April 2 from 11:30am - 1:30pm. Meet at the firepit on the formal lawn.

 

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