Changing North Carolina: Fall Open House for Educators
Thursday, October 8
Resource fair: 4–5 p.m.
Speaker and workshops: 5–7:30 p.m.
To register, click here. For information, call 919-807-7986.
Enjoy light refreshments, meet Angie Scioli, a Wake County educator and star of the upcoming documentary Teacher of the Year, and learn about the museum’s hands-on resources. CE certificates will be given at completion of the event.
Saturday, October 10, 1–4 p.m.
For more information, call 919-807-7979.
Fall Garden Tours
1:30, 2:30, 3:30
Join professional gardener Kathy Buck on a tour of the museum’s garden, and get tips for planting native plants for fall.
Get Into the Dirt
Examine different types of compost, and find out how to make your garden really grow!
Don’t just pull weeds—eat them!
Taste some common weeds and pick up recipes to take home.
Make It, Take It: Plastic-Cup Cold Frame
1–3 p.m. (drop-in program)
Construct a miniature cold frame to take home, and plant a radish seed to start your own second-season garden.
Funds from Syngenta support History of the Harvest, as well as exhibit-related events and programs. For more information, call 919-807-7979.
Music of the Carolinas: Andrew Kasab
Sunday, October 11, 3 p.m.
Free tickets for this concert are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 2 p.m.
Kasab combines unconventional approaches to the acoustic guitar and harp guitar to create a repertoire that includes an eclectic mix of contemporary, American primitive, funk, rock, folk, classical, blues, and world music.
Presented with PineCone and support from the North Carolina Museum of History Associates and Williams Mullen