(16-Adult) Celebrate National Floral Design Day in style-High Style. Treat yourself by bringing home flowers that you've arranged like a professional. Later you can use your container to practice what you have learned.
(Adults) Come and discover the history in your backyard as Archaeologist Aimee Wells highlights a number of archaeological projects that have gone on, or are ongoing, in Fairfax County, including archaeological testing at Green Spring Gardens.
(Adult) Artist and collector Caroline Hottenstein explores the legacy of the 19th century seamstress with an exhibit of needlework tools, linens, lace, and clothing. Hear about sewing techniques and styles, and the important role of needle arts in women’s lives.
(Adults) Learn to prune like a pro with this walk and talk led by pruning instructor Peter Deahl. Discover which shrubs and evergreens need pruning in late winter, and learn techniques for keeping your plants healthy and beautiful.
(16-Adult) Learn how to create a beautiful, scrapbook-style garden journal to suit your style and your garden. With the help of book artist Bel Mills, you will leave with a full-size journal complete with sections separated by dividers and a variety of papers to suit particular needs.
Extension Master Gardeners discuss how climate change is affecting our area and how it’s impacting our garden practices. They will offer suggestions for plant selection, water management and other practices.