Events

  1. Oct 22, 2019, 10:00am - 4:00pm

    What plant family includes both poison ivy and cashews? Do insect Families end in “aceae” like plant families? What’s with the Sapindaceae? Why is it getting bigger? What do plant families have to do with grafting possibilities? What plant family do we eat the most of? By far. Join us to find out! Lunch and materials provided. Presented by: Ann Chanon, Jason Veil, Paul Snyder and Jim Chatfield.

  2. Oct 23, 2019, 1:00pm - 3:00pm

    Put on your walking shoes and join us for a guided adventure to the outer reaches of Secrest Arboretum. Paul will introduce you to the far corners and hidden treasures most visitors overlook. Golf carts will take us to the back forty, so space is limited. Register now; this is a tour you won't want to miss!

  3. Oct 30, 2019, 10:00am - 4:00pm

    This workshop is designed for beginners who have little or no experience with watercolor.  It is designed to introduce the student to the basics of working with this wonderful medium.  Topics include: the importance of brush handling to achieve certain effects, mixing paint with water in various ratios to achieve different colors and values, and understanding color theory and applying it to painting. The day will consist of several hands-on exercises, including explanation and demonstration. Questions and class input are encouraged!  A small group setting creates an easy, casual environment

  4. Nov 13, 2019, 1:00pm - 2:00pm

    Monthly tree walks feature all things trees!  A variety of topics will be covered, including proper selection and planting, insect pests and diseases. Please dress for the weather. No reservations required.

  5. Dec 14, 2019, 9:00am - 11:00am

    Members of the Greater Mohican Audubon Society guided birders of all skill levels. Spot birds, learn their calls and discover their habitats in the arboretum. Parking and admission are free. Please dress for the weather.