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New England Society of Botanical Artists Reception
Jan 19, 2014 Thru Mar 31, 2014
Please stop by to enjoy the exhibit of NESBA works on display through March.
New England Society of Botanical Artists Exhibit
Jan 22, 2014 Thru Mar 31, 2014
Please see the works of the many fine Botanical Artists of New England through March.
New England Society of Botanical Artists Exhibit
Jan 19, 2014 Thru Mar 31, 2014
Please stop in to see this wonderful exhibit of botanical art!
Coastal Certificate
Mar 03, 2014 Thru Mar 19, 2014
The Coastal Certificate program is offered to those Master Gardeners who wish to familiarize themselves with current environmental issues unique to our coastal waters and Long Island Sound, while learning about ways to landscape more sustainably. In a time when climate change is taking on increasing significance for coastal communities, the Coastal Certificate Program will address how and why the transition to sustainable landscapes is not just a good idea, but also a global environmental imperative.

For more information please go to COASTAL CERTIFICATE CLASS

Art Class - Drawing Natural Forms of Life
Mar 05, 2014 Thru May 28, 2014
Wednesday mornings 9:30-11:30
Learn to develop a natural, individual drawing style using forms from nature as your subject. Through close observation we will examine various types of organic forms and explore each form's unique qualities. Movement, use of positive and negative space, exaggeration, choice of composition and employment of light are some of the means of imparting individual character to natural forms. Water color, pencil, pen and ink and charcoal are the materials that will lead us to our discoveries. The cost is $20. Please email Kathie Milligan at for more information.
Spanish Arboraculture
Jan 07, 2014 Thru Mar 27, 2014
For more information please see Adult Education, Aborist Courses/