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Some events are subject to change and availability. Please call ahead to confirm details and interest 252.473.3234.

Storybook Thursdays

Jun 30 - Jun 30 2016, 10:00 AM TO 11:00 AM

On Thursdays, it’s story time in the Gardens. We invite children of Book-Iconlrgall ages, accompanied by an adult, to gather in air-conditioned Odom Hall and enjoy a garden-inspired story, snack, and hands-on activity. After story time, join in a hands-on activity – root a plant to take home to your garden. (Indoors & Outdoors, weather permitting).

Free with admission. For info or details, call 252-473-3234

 

dominion-logo Sponsored by Dominion Power, proud sponsor of our educational programs.


Minty Tuesday

Jul 5 - Jul 5 2016, 2:00 PM TO 3:00 PM

Looking for a refreshing afternoon adventure? Children aged 6-12 years will enjoy a one- Minty-Iconlrg hour “minty” adventure searching for and learning all about mint in The Gardens. Young learners will make mint rubbings and plant mint to take home as well as enjoy mint cookies and mint ice cream.  Limited to 30 participants. (Indoors and Outdoors)

Free with admission. For info or details, call 252-473-3234

 

dominion-logo Sponsored by Dominion Power, proud sponsor of our educational programs.

 

Yoga in the Gardens

Jul 6 - Jul 6 2016, 9:30 AM TO 11:00 AM

The Elizabethans were fascinated with the exotic, especially the orient. Their gardening style expressed their delight in taming the wilderness which makes Yoga in The Elizabethan Gardens a natural fit sine the goal of practicing Yoga is to learn to control or tame the body physically and mentally. Unlike the Elizabethans, we aren’t worried about the Black Death or Bubonic Plague, but the silent plague of inactivity has spawned countless get off the couch and get moving programs. We know we should move more and why not start with Yoga in the tranquil setting of The Elizabethan Gardens? Yoga

Instructor Chelsea Quattrone teaches Yoga on the Great Lawn at 9:30am. The 90 minute class is open to the general public for a fee of $15.00 per person Non-Members and $8.00 for Members. Participants can arrive as early as 9:00am for the 9:30am class. Classes run each Wednesday May 4- Sept. 21 and is subject to weather-related cancellations.

(In case of weather, yoga may be held inside Odom Hall.)

Sign up today for Yoga by calling 252-473-3234.

Wet and Wild Wednesday

Jul 6 - Jul 6 2016, 2:00 PM TO 3:00 PM

20120620_water-I-2012_1210WetWildWedTEGCome enjoy the excitement of a fun-filled water day on the Great Lawn of the Gardens. Learn about plants, water and pot a take-home plant. Enjoy water sprinklers, squirt toys, a water canon and more cool-down fun water activities. You are guaranteed to get wet so please wear your swimsuit.  This is a day for the whole family to cool off and enjoy the Gardens from a different perspective. Please bring sunscreen, bug spray and towels.

Free with regular Garden admission.

dominion-logo Sponsored by Dominion Power, proud sponsor of our educational programs.

 

Storybook Thursdays

Jul 7 - Jul 7 2016, 10:00 AM TO 11:00 AM

On Thursdays, it’s story time in the Gardens. We invite children of Book-Iconlrgall ages, accompanied by an adult, to gather in air-conditioned Odom Hall and enjoy a garden-inspired story, snack, and hands-on activity. After story time, join in a hands-on activity – root a plant to take home to your garden. (Indoors & Outdoors, weather permitting).

Free with admission. For info or details, call 252-473-3234

 

dominion-logo Sponsored by Dominion Power, proud sponsor of our educational programs.


Minty Tuesday

Jul 12 - Jul 12 2016, 2:00 PM TO 3:00 PM

Looking for a refreshing afternoon adventure? Children aged 6-12 years will enjoy a one- Minty-Iconlrg hour “minty” adventure searching for and learning all about mint in The Gardens. Young learners will make mint rubbings and plant mint to take home as well as enjoy mint cookies and mint ice cream.  Limited to 30 participants. (Indoors and Outdoors)

Free with admission. For info or details, call 252-473-3234

 

dominion-logo Sponsored by Dominion Power, proud sponsor of our educational programs.

 

Yoga in the Gardens

Jul 13 - Jul 13 2016, 9:30 AM TO 11:00 AM

The Elizabethans were fascinated with the exotic, especially the orient. Their gardening style expressed their delight in taming the wilderness which makes Yoga in The Elizabethan Gardens a natural fit sine the goal of practicing Yoga is to learn to control or tame the body physically and mentally. Unlike the Elizabethans, we aren’t worried about the Black Death or Bubonic Plague, but the silent plague of inactivity has spawned countless get off the couch and get moving programs. We know we should move more and why not start with Yoga in the tranquil setting of The Elizabethan Gardens? Yoga

Instructor Chelsea Quattrone teaches Yoga on the Great Lawn at 9:30am. The 90 minute class is open to the general public for a fee of $15.00 per person Non-Members and $8.00 for Members. Participants can arrive as early as 9:00am for the 9:30am class. Classes run each Wednesday May 4- Sept. 21 and is subject to weather-related cancellations.

(In case of weather, yoga may be held inside Odom Hall.)

Sign up today for Yoga by calling 252-473-3234.

Wet and Wild Wednesday

Jul 13 - Jul 13 2016, 2:00 PM TO 3:00 PM

20120620_water-I-2012_1210WetWildWedTEGCome enjoy the excitement of a fun-filled water day on the Great Lawn of the Gardens. Learn about plants, water and pot a take-home plant. Enjoy water sprinklers, squirt toys, a water canon and more cool-down fun water activities. You are guaranteed to get wet so please wear your swimsuit.  This is a day for the whole family to cool off and enjoy the Gardens from a different perspective. Please bring sunscreen, bug spray and towels.

Free with regular Garden admission.

dominion-logo Sponsored by Dominion Power, proud sponsor of our educational programs.

 

Storybook Thursdays

Jul 14 - Jul 14 2016, 10:00 AM TO 11:00 AM

On Thursdays, it’s story time in the Gardens. We invite children of Book-Iconlrgall ages, accompanied by an adult, to gather in air-conditioned Odom Hall and enjoy a garden-inspired story, snack, and hands-on activity. After story time, join in a hands-on activity – root a plant to take home to your garden. (Indoors & Outdoors, weather permitting).

Free with admission. For info or details, call 252-473-3234

 

dominion-logo Sponsored by Dominion Power, proud sponsor of our educational programs.


Minty Tuesday

Jul 19 - Jul 19 2016, 2:00 PM TO 3:00 PM

Looking for a refreshing afternoon adventure? Children aged 6-12 years will enjoy a one- Minty-Iconlrg hour “minty” adventure searching for and learning all about mint in The Gardens. Young learners will make mint rubbings and plant mint to take home as well as enjoy mint cookies and mint ice cream.  Limited to 30 participants. (Indoors and Outdoors)

Free with admission. For info or details, call 252-473-3234

 

dominion-logo Sponsored by Dominion Power, proud sponsor of our educational programs.

 

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