Calendar


Spring Plant Sale

April 11 – 13, 2024

April 11 Preview Day – Open 12pm – 4pm for Gardens Members and UNC Charlotte Staff, Faculty, and Students

April 12 Open to the Public 9am – 3pm

April 13 Open to the Public 9am – 3pm


All classes are open to the public. Classes marked with * are also eligible for credit towards our Certificate in Native Plant Studies. Check back regularly: more classes to come!


Nature Therapy Walk

Saturday, March 2, 2024 from 9am to 12pm

Location: Van Landingham Glen
Cost: $40 per person, $35 for Gardens’ Members, $20 for UNC Charlotte faculty/staff, free for UNC Charlotte Students.


Basic Pruning *

Saturday, March 2, 2024 from 9:30am to 2pm

CNPS credit: 4 hours

Location: McMillan Greenhouse
Cost: $65 per person ($60 for Gardens Members)


Gratitude in the Gardens

Sunday, March 3, 2024 from 3pm to 5pm

Location: Van Landingham Glen
Cost: $30 per person, $25 for Gardens’ Members, $15 for UNC Charlotte faculty/staff, free for UNC Charlotte Students.


Smart Native Landscape Design *

Saturday, March 23, 2024 from 9am to 3:30pm

CNPS credit: 6 hours

Location: McMillan Greenhouse
Cost: $100 per person ($95 for Gardens Members)


Food Gardening

Saturday, March 30, 2024 from 9am to 12pm

Location: McMillan Greenhouse
Cost: $55 per person ($50 for Gardens Members)


Nature Therapy Walk

Saturday, April 6, 2024 from 9am to 12pm

Location: Van Landingham Glen
Cost: $40 per person, $35 for Gardens’ Members, $20 for UNC Charlotte faculty/staff, free for UNC Charlotte Students.


Gratitude in the Gardens

Sunday, April 7, 2024 from 3pm to 5pm

Location: Van Landingham Glen
Cost: $30 per person, $25 for Gardens’ Members, $15 for UNC Charlotte faculty/staff, free for UNC Charlotte Students.


Hummingbirds *

Tuesday, April 16, 2024 from 6pm to 8pm

CNPS credit: 2 hours

Location: McMillan Greenhouse Classroom
Cost: $35 ($30 for Gardens Members)


Native Tree and Shrub ID *

Wednesdays from 5pm to 8pm (4/17, 4/24 & 5/1/2024)

CNPS credit: 9 hours

Location: McMillan Greenhouse Classroom
Cost: $140 ($135 for Gardens Members)


All classes are open to the public. Classes marked with * are also eligible for credit towards our Certificate in Native Plant Studies.


Check back regularly: more classes to come in 2024!

The following classes (and more) are being planned for 2024, with dates to be released soon:

  • Soils
  • Plant Propogation
  • Basic Ecology
  • Botanical Drawing I & II
  • Botanical Watercolor I & II
  • Insect ID and Ecology
  • Spiders
  • Let Your Garden Grow: How to Recognize and Welcome Spontaneous Arrivals that Benefit Wildlife
  • Bird ID
  • Composting
  • Monthly Gratitude in the Gardens
  • Monthly Nature Therapy Walk
  • Moss