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September Art Exhibit: "Ouachita Artists"

September 1 - September 30 2014


9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Magnolia Room

Ouachita Artists Gallery & Studio is a working gallery and studio with 76 active and supporting members. Founded in 2011, Ouachita Artists mission statement is: to share ideas and information, encourage young people, provide venues for display and appreciation of art, conduct informative demonstrations, share knowledge of techniques, support one another's efforts, and further the appreciation of creative art in the community. Ouachita Artists Gallery and Studio offers classes to all age groups, and conducts monthly programs by regional artists on a variety of subjects.

The website is ouachitaartists.com, and Facebook at Ouachita Artists. Ouachita Artists Gallery and Studio is located at 135 S. West St., Mount Ida, AR. Hours are Tues-Sat. 10:00-3:00; Friday 10:00-6:00. For more information call: (870) 867-3115.

The show is open to the public and there is no admission fee.

Fall in the Woodlands

September 1 - October 31 2014


9 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily

It’s the most colorful time of the year at Garvan, when Japanese maples are in full color and the hardwood forest glows in autumn’s light. Thousands of vibrant annuals and perennials, including our annual mum fest will be the show-stoppers in our fall garden.

Members Free | $10 adults | $5 ages 6-12 | Free ages 0-5

Health Walks

September 1 - November 18 2014


Mondays | 9:00 a.m. | 3 miles (Intermediate fitness level)
Tuesdays | 9:00 a.m. | 1 mile (Beginner fitness level)


Join veteran walkers and nature lovers Sharon Turrentine and Paula Wallace for a fitness walk through the Gardens each Monday or Tuesday morning. Get your exercise, enjoy beautiful scenery, and smell the roses all in one exhilarating outing. It’s fun and it’s good for you! Wear good walking shoes and weather-appropriate attire.

Members free | Non-members $10

"Seeds!" First Wednesday Children's Walk-in Program

September 3 


10 – 11:30 a.m., Weyerhaeuser Bonsai Center

Bring the kids and enjoy a walk in the gardens, then stop by for some great family time learning about seeds. See all the different forms that seeds take, learn about how to grow them, and make an art project to take home.

Children must be accompanied by an adult. $5 per child plus admission. Purchase tickets online by clicking here.

Gardening 101 Workshop: "Fall is for Gardening"

September 4 


9:30 – 11:30 a.m., Magnolia Room

Fall really is a great time to garden, with crisp, pleasant weather and cool temperatures for establishing new plantings. Learn what you should be doing and how to do it with resident landscape architect Bob Byers. Then, enjoy a tour of what’s new and some great old standbys you should be growing by Sabrina Childs of Ball Seed Company. Take advantage of Sabrina’s many years in the nursery industry and learn what plants from all those on the nursery shelf really work in the South.

Reservations Required.
Free Members | $10 Non-members | Reserve online at www.garvangardens.org/purchase_tickets/default.aspx or call 800-366-4664.

Gardening 101 Workshop: "Something Old, Something New. Great Southern Plants"

September 4 


10:30 - 11:30 a.m., Magnolia Room

Enjoy a tour of what’s new in the plant world with Sabrina Childs of Ball Seed Company. And, see old favorites that are still worth growing. Take advantage of Sabrina’s many years in the nursery industry and learn which plants, from all those on the shelf, really work in the South. A new favorite or two are waiting for you to discover.

Reservations Required.
Free Members | $10 Non-members | Reserve online at www.garvangardens.org/purchase_tickets/default.aspx or call 800-366-4664.

Verna Garvan Design Study Group Flower Show

September 12 - September 14 2014


1-6 p.m. September 12, Magnolia Room
9 a.m. - 6 p.m. September 13-14, Magnolia Room


The Verna Garvan Design Study Group is sponsoring a standard flower show at the Gardens on Sept 12-14. They will be setting up on Friday, September 12, with judging on that morning before the show opens to the public. The title of the show is "Mosaics" and will feature creative designs as well as tablescapes emphasizing the Fall season. The group is cordially inviting all members and fans of flowers and Garvan Woodland Gardens to come out and enjoy the show.

Show is free and open to the public. Regular admission applies to tour the Gardens.

Members Free | $10 Non-Members | $5 ages 6-12 | Free ages 0-5

Health Series: A Matter of Balance

September 16 - October 10 2014


Tuesdays and Fridays
September 16 to October 10
9:00 - 11:00 a.m., Millsap Bride’s Hall


Do you sometimes avoid an activity because of the fear of falling? This eight session series shows you simple exercises and techniques to improve your sense of balance so you can do those things you enjoy. Kathy Packard and the staff of the Oaklawn Center on Aging teach you the basics of why balance and muscle tone change as we get older and what to do about it so you can enjoy a full and rewarding life at any age.

Free, registration required. Call the Oaklawn Center on Aging at 501-623-0020 to register. There is a minimum number for this class to be scheduled. Please call the Oaklawn Center on Aging to confirm class before you attend.

Gardening 101 Workshop: "Containers Done Right!" - CLASS FULL

September 25 


9:30 – 10:30 a.m., Magnolia Room

Don’t have space for a big garden or just want to step up the color on your deck or entryway? Hear about how to put together and maintain really captivating container gardens with nursery owner Jim Shults, who’ll show all the basics of choosing and installing plants to create your best containers ever.

Reservations required | Free Members | $10 Non-members | Reserve online at www.garvangardens.org/purchase_tickets/default.aspx or call 800-366-4664.

Gardening 101 Workshop: "Picture Perfect Containers" - CLASS FULL

September 25 


10:30 - 11:30 a.m., Magnolia Room

See great examples of eye-catching containers and analyze how and why they work with landscape architect Bob Byers. From how shape, size, and form affect choosing your container to planning color schemes and mixing textures for great planting effects, learn how to get that perfect look that fits your garden to a tee.

Reservations required | Free Members | $10 Non-members | Reserve online at www.garvangardens.org/purchase_tickets/default.aspx or call 800-366-4664.

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