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Shibori Silk Scarves: Techniques in Painting and Dyeing

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 11:00 AM to
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 2:00 PM

Add to Calendar 9/26/2017 11:00:00 AM 9/26/2017 2:00:00 PM Shibori Silk Scarves: Techniques in Painting and Dyeing

Shibori is having its moment of fame in today’s fashion world. Learn this ancient Japanese technique of fabric dyeing so you too can add a new piece of fashion too your wardrobe.

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Shibori is having its moment of fame in today’s fashion world. Learn this ancient Japanese technique of fabric dyeing so you too can add a new piece of fashion too your wardrobe.

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How To Use And Master Your Digital Interchangeable Lens DSLR (Single Lens Reflex) Camera

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 7:00 PM to
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 10:00 PM

Add to Calendar 9/26/2017 7:00:00 PM 9/26/2017 10:00:00 PM How To Use And Master Your Digital Interchangeable Lens DSLR (Single Lens Reflex) Camera

Now that you have purchased a full-featured advanced DSLR camera, how do you take advantage of its many features? This class will cover which lenses are best suited to your particular needs and how to take full advantage of their use.
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Now that you have purchased a full-featured advanced DSLR camera, how do you take advantage of its many features? This class will cover which lenses are best suited to your particular needs and how to take full advantage of their use.

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Party with Paella

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 7:00 PM to
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 10:00 PM

Add to Calendar 9/27/2017 7:00:00 PM 9/27/2017 10:00:00 PM Party with Paella

Chef Chris will take you through the steps of preparing traditional Paella Valenciana. After demonstrating the preparation and while the paella is cooking, we shall mix homemade Sangria along with a delightful salad.

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Chef Chris will take you through the steps of preparing traditional Paella Valenciana. After demonstrating the preparation and while the paella is cooking, we shall mix homemade Sangria along with a delightful salad.

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Designing a Landscape: Natives, Exotics, and Edibles

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 8:00 PM to
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 10:00 PM

Add to Calendar 9/27/2017 8:00:00 PM 9/27/2017 10:00:00 PM Designing a Landscape: Natives, Exotics, and Edibles

This design oriented course is recommended for those landscaping their home or making landscape modifications.  Discover some of the secrets of good design - contrast, texture, proportion, and balance - and which plants will create the desired effect.
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This design oriented course is recommended for those landscaping their home or making landscape modifications.  Discover some of the secrets of good design - contrast, texture, proportion, and balance - and which plants will create the desired effect.

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Plant ID Workshop

Friday, October 6, 2017 2:00 PM to
Friday, October 6, 2017 4:00 PM

Add to Calendar 10/6/2017 2:00:00 PM 10/6/2017 4:00:00 PM Plant ID Workshop

Do you have a plant in your garden that you aren't familiar with? Or, perhaps are looking to find out its origins and how it came to South Florida? If so, bring your specimen to Fairchild’s Herbarium and let our scientists uncover its secrets! Bring a cutting from your plant to Fairchild’s Herbarium team on the first Friday of every month at 1:00 p.m. and participate in our Plant Identification Workshop.

Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Do you have a plant in your garden that you aren't familiar with? Or, perhaps are looking to find out its origins and how it came to South Florida? If so, bring your specimen to Fairchild’s Herbarium and let our scientists uncover its secrets! Bring a cutting from your plant to Fairchild’s Herbarium team on the first Friday of every month at 1:00 p.m. and participate in our Plant Identification Workshop.

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Members' Day Plant Sale at Fairchild

Saturday, October 7, 2017 9:30 AM to
Saturday, October 7, 2017 4:30 PM

Add to Calendar 10/7/2017 9:30:00 AM 10/7/2017 4:30:00 PM Members' Day Plant Sale at Fairchild Welcome to the 79th Annual Members' Day Plant Sale and Plant Distribution. This annual celebration of plants grown exclusively by Fairchild for Members promises to be one of the most exciting in our history Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Welcome to the 79th Annual Members' Day Plant Sale and Plant Distribution. This annual celebration of plants grown exclusively by Fairchild for Members promises to be one of the most exciting in our history

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Botanical Art for All Levels

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 2:00 PM to
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 4:30 PM

Add to Calendar 10/18/2017 2:00:00 PM 10/18/2017 4:30:00 PM Botanical Art for All Levels

This class for the beginner and advanced student focuses on the representation of tropical plants in watercolor and graphite. Students will draw and paint using fresh plant material collected at Fairchild (provided).
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This class for the beginner and advanced student focuses on the representation of tropical plants in watercolor and graphite. Students will draw and paint using fresh plant material collected at Fairchild (provided).

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How To Use And Master Your Digital Interchangeable Lens DSLR (Single Lens Reflex) Camera

Saturday, October 28, 2017 11:00 AM to
Saturday, October 28, 2017 2:00 PM

Add to Calendar 10/28/2017 11:00:00 AM 10/28/2017 2:00:00 PM How To Use And Master Your Digital Interchangeable Lens DSLR (Single Lens Reflex) Camera

Now that you have purchased a full-featured advanced DSLR camera, how do you take advantage of its many features? This class will cover which lenses are best suited to your particular needs and how to take full advantage of their use.
Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Now that you have purchased a full-featured advanced DSLR camera, how do you take advantage of its many features? This class will cover which lenses are best suited to your particular needs and how to take full advantage of their use.

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Cars in the Garden

Sunday, October 29, 2017 10:30 AM to
Sunday, October 29, 2017 5:30 PM

Add to Calendar 10/29/2017 10:30:00 AM 10/29/2017 5:30:00 PM Cars in the Garden

Calling all car and costume lovers!

Join us for a day of fall fun as we welcome Cars in the Garden, with a Halloween twist, back to Fairchild!  Trick-or-treat through the cars, see how the cars and their owners dress up, and stay for the car parade at 4:00 p.m. to see the cars parade out of the Garden in their costumes! 

 

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Calling all car and costume lovers!

Join us for a day of fall fun as we welcome Cars in the Garden, with a Halloween twist, back to Fairchild!  Trick-or-treat through the cars, see how the cars and their owners dress up, and stay for the car parade at 4:00 p.m. to see the cars parade out of the Garden in their costumes! 

 

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Plant ID Workshop

Friday, November 3, 2017 2:00 PM to
Friday, November 3, 2017 4:00 PM

Add to Calendar 11/3/2017 2:00:00 PM 11/3/2017 4:00:00 PM Plant ID Workshop

Do you have a plant in your garden that you aren't familiar with? Or, perhaps are looking to find out its origins and how it came to South Florida? If so, bring your specimen to Fairchild’s Herbarium and let our scientists uncover its secrets! Bring a cutting from your plant to Fairchild’s Herbarium team on the first Friday of every month at 1:00 p.m. and participate in our Plant Identification Workshop.

Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Do you have a plant in your garden that you aren't familiar with? Or, perhaps are looking to find out its origins and how it came to South Florida? If so, bring your specimen to Fairchild’s Herbarium and let our scientists uncover its secrets! Bring a cutting from your plant to Fairchild’s Herbarium team on the first Friday of every month at 1:00 p.m. and participate in our Plant Identification Workshop.

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Fall Garden Festival, featuring the 78th Annual Ramble

Friday, November 10, 2017 9:30 AM to
Sunday, November 12, 2017 4:30 PM

Add to Calendar 11/10/2017 9:30:00 AM 11/12/2017 4:30:00 PM Fall Garden Festival, featuring the 78th Annual Ramble

Plants, food, music, cooking, antiques, arts, crafts, books—the Fall Garden Festival Featuring the 76th Annual Ramble truly has something for everyone!

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Plants, food, music, cooking, antiques, arts, crafts, books—the Fall Garden Festival Featuring the 76th Annual Ramble truly has something for everyone!

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Plant ID Workshop

Friday, December 1, 2017 1:00 PM to
Friday, December 1, 2017 3:00 PM

Add to Calendar 12/1/2017 1:00:00 PM 12/1/2017 3:00:00 PM Plant ID Workshop

Do you have a plant in your garden that you aren't familiar with? Or, perhaps are looking to find out its origins and how it came to South Florida? If so, bring your specimen to Fairchild’s Herbarium and let our scientists uncover its secrets! Bring a cutting from your plant to Fairchild’s Herbarium team on the first Friday of every month at 1:00 p.m. and participate in our Plant Identification Workshop.

Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Do you have a plant in your garden that you aren't familiar with? Or, perhaps are looking to find out its origins and how it came to South Florida? If so, bring your specimen to Fairchild’s Herbarium and let our scientists uncover its secrets! Bring a cutting from your plant to Fairchild’s Herbarium team on the first Friday of every month at 1:00 p.m. and participate in our Plant Identification Workshop.

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12th Annual International Chocolate Festival

Friday, January 19, 2018 9:30 AM to
Sunday, January 21, 2018 4:30 PM

Add to Calendar 1/19/2018 9:30:00 AM 1/21/2018 4:30:00 PM 12th Annual International Chocolate Festival Indulge in chocolate delicacies during the season's most delicious event: The International Chocolate Festival! Enjoy fine chocolate samples from artisan chocolatiers, lectures on chocolate making and demonstrations from Miami's master chefs and chocolatiers! Take our ChocoWalk to learn about the life cycle of a cacao plant, with stops in our Rainforest and more. Find out everything you ever needed to know about chocolate from the experts.  Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Indulge in chocolate delicacies during the season's most delicious event: The International Chocolate Festival! Enjoy fine chocolate samples from artisan chocolatiers, lectures on chocolate making and demonstrations from Miami's master chefs and chocolatiers! Take our ChocoWalk to learn about the life cycle of a cacao plant, with stops in our Rainforest and more. Find out everything you ever needed to know about chocolate from the experts. 

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Valentine's Day Concert at Fairchild

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 5:30 PM to
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 9:00 PM

Add to Calendar 2/14/2018 5:30:00 PM 2/14/2018 9:00:00 PM Valentine's Day Concert at Fairchild Bring a picnic basket, a blanket and your special someone and let the beauty of Fairchild and the music of local vocalist, Nicole Henry make your Valentine's Day a night to remember! Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Bring a picnic basket, a blanket and your special someone and let the beauty of Fairchild and the music of local vocalist, Nicole Henry make your Valentine's Day a night to remember!

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16th Annual International Orchid Festival

Friday, March 9, 2018 9:30 AM to
Sunday, March 11, 2018 5:30 PM

Add to Calendar 3/9/2018 9:30:00 AM 3/11/2018 5:30:00 PM 16th Annual International Orchid Festival Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

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Spring Garden Festival and 39th Annual Spring Plant Sale

Saturday, April 14, 2018 10:30 AM to
Sunday, April 15, 2018 5:30 PM

Add to Calendar 4/14/2018 10:30:00 AM 4/15/2018 5:30:00 PM Spring Garden Festival and 39th Annual Spring Plant Sale Join us as we celebrate the season with local foods and the gorgeous gardens they grow in. Learn tips to keep your garden thriving during the summer months, pick up a trick from local chefs at a cooking demonstration, shop artisan vendors or pick up delicious foods from local vendors.  Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Join us as we celebrate the season with local foods and the gorgeous gardens they grow in. Learn tips to keep your garden thriving during the summer months, pick up a trick from local chefs at a cooking demonstration, shop artisan vendors or pick up delicious foods from local vendors. 

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The 26th Annual International Mango Festival

Saturday, July 14, 2018 10:30 AM to
Sunday, July 15, 2018 5:30 PM

Add to Calendar 7/14/2018 10:30:00 AM 7/15/2018 5:30:00 PM The 26th Annual International Mango Festival Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

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