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Butterfly Release 2:00 pm
Butterfly Release
Aug 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Butterfly Release @ Airlie Gardens
Join our educators to learn all about the butterfly life cycle and the species you may find in the Butterfly House at Airlie Gardens, then take part in a butterfly ... Read More »
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Meet the Locals- Native Wildlife Program 10:00 am
Meet the Locals- Native Wildlife Program
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Meet the Locals- Native Wildlife Program @ Airlie Gardens
Beat the heat by joining educators in the Airlie Gardens classroom to meet some of southeastern North Carolina’s native wildlife.  We will be exploring our terrariums and learning about each ... Read More »
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Pollinator Garden Walk 2:00 pm
Pollinator Garden Walk
Aug 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Pollinator Garden Walk @ Airlie Gardens
Join our educators on a guided walk through Airlie Gardens’ Pollinator Garden and check out what’s blooming, and the many pollinators that call the garden home. Cost:  $9/adults (age 13+), ... Read More »
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Tree Walk 9:00 am
Tree Walk
Aug 5 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Tree Walk @ Airlie Gardens
Join us for a slow-paced walk as we explore how our tree canopy changes from spring to summer!  Learn all about native and introduced species, as well as, the history ... Read More »
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NHC Residents FREE Day- Airlie Gardens 9:00 am
NHC Residents FREE Day- Airlie Gardens
Aug 7 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
*Tickets must be reserved in advance and “sell” out quickly.  Reserve your tickets at AirlieGardens.org. Free admission for New Hanover County residents, NHC employees and NHC students with valid ID.  ... Read More »
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Butterfly Release 2:00 pm
Butterfly Release
Aug 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Butterfly Release @ Airlie Gardens
Join our educators to learn all about the butterfly life cycle and the species you may find in the Butterfly House at Airlie Gardens, then take part in a butterfly ... Read More »
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Bird Walk- SOLD OUT 8:00 am
Bird Walk- SOLD OUT
Aug 10 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
Bird Walk- SOLD OUT @ Airlie Gardens
The bird walk scheduled for this date is SOLD OUT.  Visit AirlieGardens.org to check other available dates. Airlie is recognized as a Coastal Region site on the North Carolina Birding ... Read More »
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Environmental Education Park Pop-Up 9:00 am
Environmental Education Park Pop-Up
Aug 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join educators from Parks & Gardens and the Cape Fear Museum for an environmental education park pop-up by the Long Leaf Park splashpad.  No registration required – just stop by ... Read More »
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Butterfly Release – SOLD OUT 2:00 pm
Butterfly Release – SOLD OUT
Aug 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Butterfly Release - SOLD OUT @ Airlie Gardens
Join our educators to learn all about the butterfly life cycle and the species you may find in the Butterfly House at Airlie Gardens, then take part in a butterfly ... Read More »
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Meet the Locals- Native Wildlife Program 10:00 am
Meet the Locals- Native Wildlife Program
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Meet the Locals- Native Wildlife Program @ Airlie Gardens
Beat the heat by joining educators in the Airlie Gardens classroom to meet some of southeastern North Carolina’s native wildlife.  We will be exploring our terrariums and learning about each ... Read More »
Trash Mob- Volunteer Opportunity 10:00 am
Trash Mob- Volunteer Opportunity
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Trash Mob- Volunteer Opportunity @ Location Varies Each Month
Are you tired of trash?  Then join the Trash Mob!  We meet at 10am on the third Wednesday of each month at rotating locations around New Hanover County.  Volunteers must ... Read More »
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Beginner Birding 9:00 am
Beginner Birding
Aug 20 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Beginner Birding @ Airlie Gardens
There’s no better place to learn how to bird than Airlie Gardens!  Airlie is home to over 200 species of birds.  We will go over basic birding skills, ID tricks ... Read More »
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Butterfly Release – SOLD OUT 2:00 pm
Butterfly Release – SOLD OUT
Aug 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Butterfly Release - SOLD OUT @ Airlie Gardens
Join our educators to learn all about the butterfly life cycle and the species you may find in the Butterfly House at Airlie Gardens, then take part in a butterfly ... Read More »
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Bird Walk 8:00 am
Bird Walk
Aug 24 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
Bird Walk @ Airlie Gardens
Enjoy a stroll around the gardens and see what’s flying!  We will look for resident and migrating birds, and learn basic birding skills.  No experience is necessary.  Binoculars will be ... Read More »
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Nature Walk at Pages Creek Park Preserve 9:00 am
Nature Walk at Pages Creek Park Preserve
Aug 26 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Nature Walk at Pages Creek Park Preserve @ Pages Creek Park Preserve
Join our environmental educators for a walk around Pages Creek Park Preserve and learn all about the local flora and fauna!  The walk is approximately one mile on uneven terrain.  ... Read More »
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Butterfly Release 2:00 pm
Butterfly Release
Aug 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Butterfly Release @ Airlie Gardens
Join our educators to learn all about the butterfly life cycle and the species you may find in the Butterfly House at Airlie Gardens, then take part in a butterfly ... Read More »
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NHC Parks & Gardens Office: 896 Airlie Road, Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-7620 • Fax 910-798-7621
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