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Orchids Through the Artists’ Eyes

Saturday, May 13, 2017 9:30 AM to
Sunday, June 25, 2017 4:30 PM

Add to Calendar 5/13/2017 9:30:00 AM 6/25/2017 4:30:00 PM Orchids Through the Artists’ Eyes

A new exhibition features the beauty and variety of orchids through art, including a display of the very rare "Reichenbachia: Orchids Illustrated and Described."

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A new exhibition features the beauty and variety of orchids through art, including a display of the very rare "Reichenbachia: Orchids Illustrated and Described."

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Watercolor for Beginners and Going Beyond

Friday, May 26, 2017 10:00 AM to
Friday, May 26, 2017 1:00 PM

Add to Calendar 5/26/2017 10:00:00 AM 5/26/2017 1:00:00 PM Watercolor for Beginners and Going Beyond

If you have always wanted to try watercolor painting but thought it looked too difficult, this is the class for you. This class will explore the many facets of watercolor in a fun and relaxing way. As a beginner, the first two classes are mandatory since basic instruction will be given which will be the foundation for your success in watercolor painting.

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If you have always wanted to try watercolor painting but thought it looked too difficult, this is the class for you. This class will explore the many facets of watercolor in a fun and relaxing way. As a beginner, the first two classes are mandatory since basic instruction will be given which will be the foundation for your success in watercolor painting.

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Tropical Fern and Exotic Plant Society Show and Sale

Saturday, May 27, 2017 9:30 AM to
Sunday, May 28, 2017 4:30 PM

Add to Calendar 5/27/2017 9:30:00 AM 5/28/2017 4:30:00 PM Tropical Fern and Exotic Plant Society Show and Sale Tropical Fern and Exotic Plant Society Show and Sale Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Tropical Fern and Exotic Plant Society Show and Sale

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Plant ID Workshop

Friday, June 2, 2017 1:00 PM to
Friday, June 2, 2017 3:00 PM

Add to Calendar 6/2/2017 1:00:00 PM 6/2/2017 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.

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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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Grafting Workshop (at Fairchild Farm)

Saturday, June 3, 2017 9:00 AM to
Saturday, June 3, 2017 1:00 PM

Add to Calendar 6/3/2017 9:00:00 AM 6/3/2017 1:00:00 PM Grafting Workshop (at Fairchild Farm)

Fairchild is pleased to have our former Director of Horticulture offer his expert grafting techniques in this hands-on workshop at the Fairchild Farm in Homestead. To the novice, grafting seems like a mysterious and difficult procedure. In truth, it is a precise, straightforward technique that can be learned like any other.

 

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Fairchild is pleased to have our former Director of Horticulture offer his expert grafting techniques in this hands-on workshop at the Fairchild Farm in Homestead. To the novice, grafting seems like a mysterious and difficult procedure. In truth, it is a precise, straightforward technique that can be learned like any other.

 

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Growing Mangos in South Florida (at Fairchild Farm)

Saturday, June 10, 2017 9:00 AM to
Saturday, June 10, 2017 12:00 PM

Add to Calendar 6/10/2017 9:00:00 AM 6/10/2017 12:00:00 PM Growing Mangos in South Florida (at Fairchild Farm)

This course presents mango cultivation throughout South Florida. We will discuss propagating, pruning, harvesting and handling at both the commercial and home garden level. She will discuss how to grow them, how to combat insect and disease problems and review the many varieties from which to choose.

 

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This course presents mango cultivation throughout South Florida. We will discuss propagating, pruning, harvesting and handling at both the commercial and home garden level. She will discuss how to grow them, how to combat insect and disease problems and review the many varieties from which to choose.

 

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Drawn To Nature Art Camp with Hillary Parker (for Ages 8-11)

Monday, June 12, 2017 10:00 AM to
Monday, June 12, 2017 2:00 PM

Add to Calendar 6/12/2017 10:00:00 AM 6/12/2017 2:00:00 PM Drawn To Nature Art Camp with Hillary Parker (for Ages 8-11)

Drawn To Nature Art Camp with Hillary Parker (for Ages 8-11)

Join naturalist and artist, Hillary Parker as we observe, explore, discover and create beautiful works of art that are inspired by the natural beauty of  Fairchild.  Using colored pencils, watercolors, collage, pen and ink and mixed media, students will learn while creating works of art. On the first day of camp a $10 fee will be collected for art supplies provided by the instructor.

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Drawn To Nature Art Camp with Hillary Parker (for Ages 8-11)

Join naturalist and artist, Hillary Parker as we observe, explore, discover and create beautiful works of art that are inspired by the natural beauty of  Fairchild.  Using colored pencils, watercolors, collage, pen and ink and mixed media, students will learn while creating works of art. On the first day of camp a $10 fee will be collected for art supplies provided by the instructor.

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Father's Day Brunch

Sunday, June 18, 2017 9:30 AM to
Sunday, June 18, 2017 4:30 PM

Add to Calendar 6/18/2017 9:30:00 AM 6/18/2017 4:30:00 PM Father's Day Brunch Father's Day Brunch Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Father's Day Brunch

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Edible Art Camp with Artist Hillary Parker (for Ages 8-11)

Monday, June 19, 2017 10:00 AM to
Monday, June 19, 2017 2:00 PM

Add to Calendar 6/19/2017 10:00:00 AM 6/19/2017 2:00:00 PM Edible Art Camp with Artist Hillary Parker (for Ages 8-11)

Edible Art Camp with Artist Hillary Parker (for Ages 8-11)

Join naturalist and artist, Hillary Parker and have fun creating and illustrating some delicious edible art.  Students will work in a studio and outdoors throughout Fairchild while gathering and sketching edible plants, fruits, and veggies and creating recipes to prepare and sample. On the first day of camp a $10 fee will be collected for art supplies provided by the instructor.

 

 

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Edible Art Camp with Artist Hillary Parker (for Ages 8-11)

Join naturalist and artist, Hillary Parker and have fun creating and illustrating some delicious edible art.  Students will work in a studio and outdoors throughout Fairchild while gathering and sketching edible plants, fruits, and veggies and creating recipes to prepare and sample. On the first day of camp a $10 fee will be collected for art supplies provided by the instructor.

 

 

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The 25th Annual International Mango Festival

Saturday, July 1, 2017 9:30 AM to
Sunday, July 2, 2017 4:30 PM

Add to Calendar 7/1/2017 9:30:00 AM 7/2/2017 4:30:00 PM The 25th Annual International Mango Festival

Join as we celebrate the diversity of the wild mangos, discovered in rare and endangered habitats of Indonesia, Malaysia and Borneo. Taste the new flavors, evaluate the differences between the wild mango and our South Florida favorites and discover how to incorporate the rich flavors into recipes and more!

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Join as we celebrate the diversity of the wild mangos, discovered in rare and endangered habitats of Indonesia, Malaysia and Borneo. Taste the new flavors, evaluate the differences between the wild mango and our South Florida favorites and discover how to incorporate the rich flavors into recipes and more!

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18th Annual Mango Brunch

Sunday, July 2, 2017 11:00 AM to
Sunday, July 2, 2017 1:00 PM

Add to Calendar 7/2/2017 11:00:00 AM 7/2/2017 1:00:00 PM 18th Annual Mango Brunch

Fairchild's 17th Annual Mango Brunch is a tasty tribute to the most delicious of tropical fruits and is held in conjunction with the 24th Annual International Mango Festival. Join some of South Florida's greatest chefs as they prepare their best mango dishes for you!

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Fairchild's 17th Annual Mango Brunch is a tasty tribute to the most delicious of tropical fruits and is held in conjunction with the 24th Annual International Mango Festival. Join some of South Florida's greatest chefs as they prepare their best mango dishes for you!

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Plant ID Workshop

Friday, July 7, 2017 1:00 PM to
Friday, July 7, 2017 3:00 PM

Add to Calendar 7/7/2017 1:00:00 PM 7/7/2017 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.

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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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Plant ID Workshop

Friday, August 4, 2017 1:00 PM to
Friday, August 4, 2017 3:00 PM

Add to Calendar 8/4/2017 1:00:00 PM 8/4/2017 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.

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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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Plant ID Workshop

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

Add to Calendar 9/1/2017 1:00:00 PM 9/1/2017 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.

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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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8th Annual Bird Festival

Thursday, October 5, 2017 9:30 AM to
Sunday, October 8, 2017 4:30 PM

Add to Calendar 10/5/2017 9:30:00 AM 10/8/2017 4:30:00 PM 8th Annual 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.  Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

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. 

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Plant ID Workshop

Friday, October 6, 2017 1:00 PM to
Friday, October 6, 2017 3:00 PM

Add to Calendar 10/6/2017 1:00:00 PM 10/6/2017 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.

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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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Plant ID Workshop

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

Add to Calendar 11/3/2017 1:00:00 PM 11/3/2017 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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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.

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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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