2018

by Priesnitz, Melanie

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

by Priesnitz, Melanie

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

by Priesnitz, Melanie

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

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Learn to make ecoprints from native plants on silk.

by Priesnitz, Melanie

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

by Priesnitz, Melanie

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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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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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. 


by Priesnitz, Melanie

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.