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Apr
26
Thu
Evening Photography Stroll @ Mt. Cuba Center
Apr 26 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Capture the beauty of Mt. Cuba Center’s gardens during the “golden hours”, that period of time just before sunset when the quality of light is soft, warm, and even. Receive professional guidance on the technical and aesthetic elements of evening photography from Chris Starr, an extraordinary photographer and Mt. Cuba Center employee. Capture those epic sunset moments and leave with a new appreciation of nature at nightfall. All levels of experience welcome. Bring your camera, lenses, tripod, and camera manual.

Rain date for this event is Thursday, May 3, 2018.

Apr
28
Sat
Spring Photography Stroll @ Mt. Cuba Center
Apr 28 @ 7:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Enjoy this early morning opportunity to photograph the gardens of Mt. Cuba Center during the “magic hours” when light quality is less intense, shadows are soft, and colors appear richer. Photographers of all experience levels receive professional guidance on the technical and aesthetic elements of photography from Chris Starr, a Mt. Cuba Center employee and highly accomplished photographer. Be creative, find inspiration, and leave with a better appreciation of the natural world. Bring your camera, lenses, tripod, and camera manual.

Rain date for this event is Saturday, May 5, 2018.

May
30
Wed
Create a Living Violet Wreath @ Mt. Cuba Center
May 30 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

A living wreath combines the decorative beauty of traditional holiday wreaths with live plants. Using Mt. Cuba Center’s plant introduction, Viola walteri ‘Silver Gem’, learn how to create and maintain a beautiful wreath to use as a stunning centerpiece on a patio table or as a unique wall hanging. Bring gardening gloves and a box to transport your arrangement home. All materials are included in the registration fee.