All Events

  • BUGFEST!

    Date: September 16, 2016

    Time: 9:00 am to 10:00 pm

    Address: 390 Ridge Rd
    Picayune
    Mississippi
    39466
    United States

    Friday, September 16, 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, September 17, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Enjoy a two-day event focused entirely on insects! Explore the world of entomology with insect collecting, identification, and more. Friday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. is open to local schools and homeschool groups. (Students read more

  • SUSTAINABLE LANDSCAPING: PRACTICES & PRINCIPLES

    Date: September 24, 2016

    Time: 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

    Address: 390 Ridge Rd
    Picayune
    Mississippi
    39466
    United States

    Saturday, September 24 11 a.m. to Noon Learn wise maintenance and landscaping practices to conserve resources and energy and create eco-friendly home landscapes through reducing maintenance needs. Benefit local wildlife and strengthen biodiversity by incorporating native plant species, discover new methods for reducing stormwater impacts and conserving water, recycle yard read more

  • A DAY EXPLORING BOTANY

    Date: October 1, 2016

    Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

    Address: 390 Ridge Rd
    Picayune
    Mississippi
    39466
    United States

    THE BOTANIST’S TOOL KIT 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. This program is for those who are interested in increasing their botanical knowledge base. Join state botanist Heather Sullivan, Mississippi Dept. of Wildlife Fisheries & Parks, and biology professor Dr. Wayne Morris, Troy University, for a discussion on how to use a read more

  • Fall Native Plant Sale!

    Date: October 14, 2016 - October 15, 2016

    Time: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

    Address: 390 Ridge Rd
    Picayune
    Mississippi
    39466
    United States

    Friday/Saturday, October 14 & 15 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Members Admitted at 9 a.m.) Grab a cart and choose from a great selection of native trees, shrubs, and perennials at our Fall Plant Sale. Knowledgeable staff and volunteers will be on hand to assist with plant questions and offer read more

  • YOGA ON PINECOTE PAVILION

    Date: October 22, 2016

    Time: 10:00 am to 11:00 am

    Address: 390 Ridge Rd
    Picayune
    Mississippi
    39466
    United States

    YOGA ON PINECOTE PAVILION Saturday, October 22 10:00 to 11 a.m. Join certified yoga instructor, James Sones, in the beautiful natural setting of Pinecote Pavilion for a gentle yoga class followed by a short meditation sitting. Class size limited to 16. Yoga mats will be provided, but you may bring read more

  • Painted Pumpkins

    Date: October 29, 2016

    Time: 12:00 am to 12:00 am

    Address: 390 Ridge Rd
    Picayune
    Mississippi
    39466
    United States

    PAINTED PUMPKINS Saturday, October 29 1:00 to 2 p.m. Design a painted pumpkin to add to your fall décor! Children will use acrylic paint and a variety of props to personalize their pumpkin in this program led by Director Pat Drackett. One pumpkin will be provided per person. Members’ children, read more

  • Haunted House Building Workshop

    Date: October 29, 2016

    Time: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

    Address: 1 Sycamore Road, Sweet A
    Carriere
    Mississippi
    39466
    United States

    LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE – REGISTER NOW! $35.00 PER HAUNTED HOUSE KIT (+ TAX) PRICE INCLUDES: HOUSE AND CANDY DÉCOR, 2 SEATS (INCLUDES CHILD AND ADULT), A SPECIAL TREAT AND HALLOWEEN PUNCH FOR ALL! DECORATING ASSISTANCE FROM PAUL’S PASTRY’S PROFESSIONAL TEAM OF DECORATORS WILL BE PROVIDED. ADDITIONAL SEATS MAY BE PURCHASED read more

  • Haunted House Building Workshop

    Date: October 29, 2016

    Time: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

    Address: 1 Sycamore Rd
    Carriere
    Mississippi
    39426
    United States

    LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE – REGISTER NOW! $35.00 PER HAUNTED HOUSE KIT (+ TAX) PRICE INCLUDES: HOUSE AND CANDY DÉCOR, 2 SEATS (INCLUDES CHILD AND ADULT), A SPECIAL TREAT AND HALLOWEEN PUNCH FOR ALL! DECORATING ASSISTANCE FROM PAUL’S PASTRY’S PROFESSIONAL TEAM OF DECORATORS WILL BE PROVIDED. ADDITIONAL SEATS MAY BE PURCHASED read more

  • CAST STONE LEAF ORNAMENTS

    Date: November 12, 2016

    Time: 12:00 am to 12:00 am

    Address: 390 Ridge Rd
    Picayune
    Mississippi
    39466
    United States

    CAST STONE LEAF ORNAMENTS Saturday, November 12 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. Create beautiful botanical ornaments, using leaves and a “cast stone” mixture of white Portland cement, sand, and water, in this fun and educational workshop with Director Pat Drackett. When the basic technique is mastered, you can use it to read more

  • FIELD WALK: NATIVE TREES & SHRUBS

    Date: November 12, 2016

    Time: 12:00 am to 12:00 am

    Address: 390 Ridge Rd
    Picayune
    Mississippi
    39466
    United States

    Saturday, November 12 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. Enjoy a fall field walk around the Arboretum grounds to learn about our native shrubs and trees, tips to identify them, their role in history and culture, and ways to use them in your home landscape with Pearl River County Extension Agent Dr. read more