December 6, 2014 – January 4, 2015 - Holiday Poinsettia Display, “It’s a Wonderful Life at the Rawlings Conservatory,” Wednesday – Sunday 10 A.M – 4 P.M., free and open to the public, donations encouraged and appreciated. We will also have a fine selection of poinsettias available for sale! Check back for updates on the theme of the show and types we will have available for sale. Photo by Glen Mendels.
December 7 - Plants and People Sunday, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m., “Ask a Master Gardener.” Find out how to keep your plants happy and thriving.
Also on December 7 – Visit with Santa Claus! 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
December 14 - Plants and People Sunday, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m., “Exploration Station.” Elementary-aged children and youth experience fun and educational hands-on gardening with a project to take home. Theme: Poinsettias.
December 21 - Plants and People Sunday, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m., “Sprouts.” Introduce your pre-k and early elementary-aged children to the world of plants with a craft activity followed by story time. Story hour begins at 2:30, and all children must be accompanied by an adult. Theme: Poinsettias.
December 25 – Christmas Day – we are closed.
December 28 - Plants and People Sunday, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m., “Science Demonstration.” Join Dr. Alan Stone for demonstrations and items on display. Explore the interconnections between plants, science, and even engineering. Theme: Poinsettias.