Events & Activities for October 2, 2018

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Fall Harvest at Every Soul Acres

Come experience the farm that Harvest Memories! Visit the Shenandoah Valley's Newest Corn Maze with over 10 aces of corn offering miles of MazePlay thrill! We love our pumpkins and have them galore! It wouldn't be fall without campfire, food and games so come on out to celebrate fall at the farm away from it all! Open Wed by appointment only. Thursday 3pm-10pm, Friday-Sat. 10am-10pm and Sunday Noon-7pm.

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15

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NOV

3

10:00am - 10:00pm

Every Soul Acres
2411 Flook Lane
Keezletown, VA 22832

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Fall Plant & Bulb Sale

Come celebrate fall here at the Arboretum! Shop from a wide array of bulbs, native perennials, shrubs, trees and houseplants! This ongoing sale takes place at the Frances Plecker Education Center/Ernst Tree Terrace.
*Closed Sept 30th*

SEP

28

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OCT

6

9:00am - 3:00pm

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

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Monacan Living History Exhibit

"Mecoure mechin kihoe" - You are very welcome to be here. For generations uncounted the Natural Bridge has been part of the Monacan Indian culture and history. The exhibit is a partnership between the Monacan Indian Nation, Virginia Conservation Legacy Fund, and Virginia State Parks. Guests can step back over 300 years through time to experience life in a typical Monacan Indian Settlement. Learn about cooking, tool production, pottery, basket weaving, gardening, and more. Daily activities change with the season.

OCT

1

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OCT

31

10:00am - 4:30pm

Natural Bridge State Park
6477 South Lee Highway
Natural Bridge, VA 24578

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AMI Farm at Augusta Health Community Volunteering

Plant, mulch, weed and harvest to help the AMI Farm at Augusta Health support the health of our community! Join us every Tuesday from 3 until 6 pm, or simply stop in when you can. We often send volunteers home with starter plants or produce to taste! All ages and skill levels are welcome. Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

For question contact: Maya@alleghenymountainschool.org

OCT

2

3:00pm - 6:00pm

Allegheny Mountain Institute
PO Box 542 Staunton VA 24402

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Volunteer at the Augusta Health Farm!

Learn gardening skills, meet new people, and help benefit the wellness of our community! Every Tuesday from 3-6pm and select Saturdays.

OCT

2

3:00pm - 6:00pm

Allegheny Mountain Institute
2599 Bear Mountain Rd.
Hightown, VA 24465

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Volunteer Meet & Greet

Have you thought about volunteering at the Arboretum and want to know more? Meet our team of dedicated volunteers over lunch and find out how you can join, learn about volunteer benefits and, enjoy a special tour of the Arboretum!
Stop by our annual Fall Plant & Bulb sale afterwards, located in the Frances Plecker Education Center and outdoors on the Ernst Tree Terrace!
Lunch provided, advanced registration required

OCT

2

12:00pm - 1:30pm

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

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