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Succulent Indian Dishes Using Mangos

Saturday, July 30, 2016 9:30 AM

Don’t let those mangos go to waste. Learn how to whip up a new dish – Indian style! South Florida’s king of fruit, the mango, will be the main ingredient in Chef Billo’s repertoire.

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Nice and Sharp In the Garden - DIY Tool Sharpening and Care

Saturday, July 30, 2016 10:00 AM

Maintaining your garden hand tools in tip top shape is essential to keeping your shrubs, vines and trees in healthy condition. Fairchild's Arborist, Bob Brennan, will share his knowledge on how to properly sharpen and care for your garden tools.

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Mid-Summer Studio Watercolor Workshop

Monday, August 1, 2016 10:00 AM

Join us for an inspiring mid-summer watercolor workshop that will help you take your work to a new level. This accomplished teacher will provide both demonstrations and targeted critiques that will motivate your creativity and hone your technical skills.

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Orchid Society of Coral Gables

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 7:30 PM

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Plant ID Workshop

Friday, August 5, 2016 1:00 PM

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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How to Use and Master Your Digital Interchangeable Lens DSLR (Single Lens Reflex) Camera

Tuesday, August 9, 2016 10:00 AM

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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Using Snapseed: Editing Photos with Ease

Thursday, August 11, 2016 1:30 PM

One of the most powerful editing APPS is Snapseed. By using your iPhone or iPad students will learn to edit, apply filters, crop, spot repair and how to use “stacks” to create wonderful expressions in your photos by using Snapseed.

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Early Morning Macro Life Photography

Saturday, August 27, 2016 7:00 AM

See the beauty of Fairchild up close and personal. The class will explore, discover and photograph the ecosystem at Fairchild by focusing on the small beautiful details in flowers, leaves and insects. Petals, pistils and stamens will be transformed into abstract works of art. Dragonflies, butterflies and caterpillars will become otherworldly sci-fi creatures. Your instructor will teach you how to use your equipment to capture the small wonders of the Garden.

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Plant ID Workshop

Friday, September 2, 2016 1:00 PM

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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