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Salmon Dishes with Farm Fresh Ingredients

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 6:00 PM to
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 9:00 PM

Add to Calendar 10/1/2014 6:00:00 PM 10/1/2014 9:00:00 PM Salmon Dishes with Farm Fresh Ingredients If you are a lover of salmon you won’t want to miss this class. High in protein and loaded with the “good” fats, salmon is a highly nutritious food. Chef Chris of Delicious Catering is going to show us how to prepare salmon three different ways. Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

If you are a lover of salmon you won’t want to miss this class. High in protein and loaded with the “good” fats, salmon is a highly nutritious food. Chef Chris of Delicious Catering is going to show us how to prepare salmon three different ways.

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5th Annual Fairchild Bird Festival

Thursday, October 2, 2014 9:30 AM to
Sunday, October 5, 2014 4:30 PM

Add to Calendar 10/2/2014 9:30:00 AM 10/5/2014 4:30:00 PM 5th Annual Fairchild Bird Festival

Want to learn about South Florida's birds? Interested in becoming a birder? Or just want to start identifying our feathered friends? Then come to Fairchild's Bird Festival. There are activities for birders of all ages including presentations by bird experts, bird walks, an amateur bird photo contest and exhibit, a sale of bird-attracting plants and birding merchandise, and educational activities for the whole family. Presented in partnership with Tropical Audubon Society (TAS)

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Want to learn about South Florida's birds? Interested in becoming a birder? Or just want to start identifying our feathered friends? Then come to Fairchild's Bird Festival. There are activities for birders of all ages including presentations by bird experts, bird walks, an amateur bird photo contest and exhibit, a sale of bird-attracting plants and birding merchandise, and educational activities for the whole family. Presented in partnership with Tropical Audubon Society (TAS)

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Graduate Symposium on Bird Research

Friday, October 3, 2014 4:30 PM to
Friday, October 3, 2014 7:00 PM

Add to Calendar 10/3/2014 4:30:00 PM 10/3/2014 7:00:00 PM Graduate Symposium on Bird Research

The Graduate Symposium on Bird Research at Fairchild will provide an opportunity for graduate students, from different universities in the Miami area, to share their work on avian research.

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The Graduate Symposium on Bird Research at Fairchild will provide an opportunity for graduate students, from different universities in the Miami area, to share their work on avian research.

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76th Annual Members' Day Plant Sale

Saturday, October 4, 2014 9:00 AM to
Saturday, October 4, 2014 4:30 PM

Add to Calendar 10/4/2014 9:00:00 AM 10/4/2014 4:30:00 PM 76th Annual Members' Day Plant Sale

Annually during the past 76 years, we have distributed plants to Fairchild Members for use in their South Florida gardens. Once again the time has arrived for Members to enjoy an exclusive benefit of membership.

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Annually during the past 76 years, we have distributed plants to Fairchild Members for use in their South Florida gardens. Once again the time has arrived for Members to enjoy an exclusive benefit of membership.

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Palms that break the rules

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Most plant lovers are knowledgeable about palm habit. It is uniform — a trunk with one crown of green, folded leaves and flowers borne below or within the crown. This most common growth habit gives the best support, with the greatest chance of survival for a majority of palm species.

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Birding 101 for Kids

Saturday, October 4, 2014 2:30 PM to
Saturday, October 4, 2014 3:30 PM

Add to Calendar 10/4/2014 2:30:00 PM 10/4/2014 3:30:00 PM Birding 101 for Kids Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

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Sunday Sounds

Sunday, October 5, 2014 1:00 PM to
Sunday, October 5, 2014 2:00 PM

Add to Calendar 10/5/2014 1:00:00 PM 10/5/2014 2:00:00 PM Sunday Sounds Enjoy live music performed by students of University of Miami's Frost School of Music on select Sundays, in the Glasshouse Café. Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Enjoy live music performed by students of University of Miami's Frost School of Music on select Sundays, in the Glasshouse Café.

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Birding 101 for Kids

Sunday, October 5, 2014 2:30 PM to
Sunday, October 5, 2014 3:30 PM

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FALL GARDEN FESTIVAL & 74TH ANNUAL RAMBLE AT FAIRCHILD GARDEN

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Coral Gables, FL, October 7, 2014Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is celebrating its Fall Garden Festival with its longest-running event – the 74th Annual Ramble. Since 1940, the celebration has brought the community together to enjoy a day full of outdoor activities in the 83-acre garden. The three-day festival is held Friday, November 7 – Sunday, November 9 from 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. 

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Cooking a Gluten-Free Meal Thai Style

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 6:00 PM to
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 9:00 PM

Add to Calendar 10/8/2014 6:00:00 PM 10/8/2014 9:00:00 PM Cooking a Gluten-Free Meal Thai Style It’s easy to be gluten-free and it is traditional in Thailand. Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

It’s easy to be gluten-free and it is traditional in Thailand.

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An Incredible Fairchild "Find"

Thursday, October 9, 2014

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Early-Bird Walks

Saturday, October 11, 2014 7:30 AM to
Saturday, October 11, 2014 9:30 AM

Add to Calendar 10/11/2014 7:30:00 AM 10/11/2014 9:30:00 AM Early-Bird Walks Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

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Volunteer Core Class: Fairchild's Landscape Design

Saturday, October 11, 2014 10:00 AM to
Saturday, October 11, 2014 12:00 PM

Add to Calendar 10/11/2014 10:00:00 AM 10/11/2014 12:00:00 PM Volunteer Core Class: Fairchild's Landscape Design

Registration required; class limited to active Fairchild volunteers.

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Registration required; class limited to active Fairchild volunteers.

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Birding 101 for Kids

Saturday, October 11, 2014 10:30 AM to
Saturday, October 11, 2014 11:30 AM

Add to Calendar 10/11/2014 10:30:00 AM 10/11/2014 11:30:00 AM Birding 101 for Kids Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

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Let’s Explore at Fairchild (LEAF)

Saturday, October 11, 2014 10:30 AM to
Sunday, October 12, 2014 2:00 PM

Add to Calendar 10/11/2014 10:30:00 AM 10/12/2014 2:00:00 PM Let’s Explore at Fairchild (LEAF) Let’s Explore at Fairchild (LEAF), a program for children and families, and consists of themed activities ensuring that kids receive as broad a botanical learning experience as possible. Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Let’s Explore at Fairchild (LEAF), a program for children and families, and consists of themed activities ensuring that kids receive as broad a botanical learning experience as possible.

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Volunteer Core Class: Fairchild's Plant Collection

Saturday, October 11, 2014 1:00 PM to
Saturday, October 11, 2014 3:00 PM

Add to Calendar 10/11/2014 1:00:00 PM 10/11/2014 3:00:00 PM Volunteer Core Class: Fairchild's Plant Collection

Registration required; class limited to active Fairchild volunteers.

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Registration required; class limited to active Fairchild volunteers.

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The Bigger They Are, The Harder They Fall – Hurricanes and the Home Garden

Sunday, October 12, 2014

Each year South Florida braces for the “big one”. Churning its way across the Tropical Atlantic, a major hurricane exacts a toll on life and property like few other natural disasters can do. Damage to the home landscape can be considerable and long lasting, even with a smaller category 1 or 2 storm. And, for many of us, the dread associated with an approaching storm revolves around fears over the loss of our landscape and not the loss of life...   

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Early-Bird Walks

Sunday, October 12, 2014 7:30 AM to
Sunday, October 12, 2014 9:30 AM

Add to Calendar 10/12/2014 7:30:00 AM 10/12/2014 9:30:00 AM Early-Bird Walks Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

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Leave that lichen alone

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Some folks think lichen is bad for their trees. Those people can be spotted standing out in the hot sun picking little gray-green tufts off their tree trunks like a woodpecker hunting for bugs. But it’s completely unnecessary.

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Mangos are Prepared Many Ways

Thursday, October 16, 2014

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Mangos around the clock

Thursday, October 16, 2014

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Mangos: A taste of Cuba

Thursday, October 16, 2014

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Canistel in the Kitchen

Thursday, October 16, 2014

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Beekeeping at The Fairchild Farm

Saturday, October 18, 2014 9:00 AM to
Saturday, October 18, 2014 12:00 PM

Add to Calendar 10/18/2014 9:00:00 AM 10/18/2014 12:00:00 PM Beekeeping at The Fairchild Farm This class includes a hands-on workshop on beekeeping and harvesting honey and will cover the basics of beekeeping with a focus on the horticultural relationship between bees and tropical fruit trees. Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

This class includes a hands-on workshop on beekeeping and harvesting honey and will cover the basics of beekeeping with a focus on the horticultural relationship between bees and tropical fruit trees.

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Volunteer Core Class: Fairchild's History, Mission and Science Programs

Saturday, October 18, 2014 10:00 AM to
Saturday, October 18, 2014 12:00 PM

Add to Calendar 10/18/2014 10:00:00 AM 10/18/2014 12:00:00 PM Volunteer Core Class: Fairchild's History, Mission and Science Programs

Registration required; class limited to active Fairchild volunteers.

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Registration required; class limited to active Fairchild volunteers.

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Volunteer Core Class: Fairchild's Education Philosophy and Programs

Saturday, October 18, 2014 1:00 PM to
Saturday, October 18, 2014 3:00 PM

Add to Calendar 10/18/2014 1:00:00 PM 10/18/2014 3:00:00 PM Volunteer Core Class: Fairchild's Education Philosophy and Programs

Registration required; class limited to active Fairchild volunteers.

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Registration required; class limited to active Fairchild volunteers.

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Early-Bird Walks

Sunday, October 19, 2014 7:30 AM to
Sunday, October 19, 2014 9:30 AM

Add to Calendar 10/19/2014 7:30:00 AM 10/19/2014 9:30:00 AM Early-Bird Walks Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

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