Events & Activities for April 21, 2018

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Spring Plant Sale

Come celebrate spring at the Arboretum! Shop from a wide array of perennials, shrubs and trees to make any home or business landscape eco-friendly and beautiful.

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9:00am - 3:00pm

Edith J. Carrier Arboretum and Botanical Gardens at JMU
780 University Blvd
Harrisonburg, VA

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Q101 Crooked & Weedy 5K

Are you the type of person who runs only if being chased by a wild animal? What if there was an incentive at the end of the race? A sweet, red, fruity, full bodied incentive? Then get off the couch and get registered for the Crooked & Weedy 5K at Bluestone Vineyard. Runners, joggers, walkers, of any level--enjoy the day complete with food, music, and of course, the great wines at Bluestone Vineyard.

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9:00am - 1:00pm

Bluestone Vineyard
4828 Spring Creek Rd.
Bridgewater, VA 22812

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Spring Series 2018: Performance in the Garden

This outdoor, site-specific workshop with choreographer Mauri Connors will lead participants through observation of the natural environment. Where are opportunities for performance in our everyday surroundings? How can the natural environment be an integral part of performance?

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2:00pm - 4:00pm

Boxerwood Nature Center & Woodland Garden
963 Ross Rd.
Lexington, VA 24450

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Cheese making class

Three Cheeses in Three Hours! Ever wanted to make beautiful cheeses at home? Now's your chance to learn how. Join cheesemaking instructor Louella Hill (author of the book on home cheesemaking "Kitchen Creamery") and the Beichler Family of Creambrook Farm for a hands-on, action-packed three hours. In class you'll learn the basics of milk, cultures, enzymes, curd-formation, draining and more through three different fresh cheeses: Feta, Fromage Blanc and Creme Fraiche using super-fresh milk from the farm to give you the highest quality experience.

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1:00pm - 4:00pm

Creambrook Farm
189 Mish Barn Rd.
Middlebrook, VA 24459

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