Seminar Events

Saturday, February 24 - 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens, Magnolia Room

Arkansas native Larry Morphew presents an informative session on Japanese maples and grafting techniques. Most Japanese maples sold commercially have been grafted. Grafting is a very old method of reproducing plants, especially those that are difficult to grow from seed ...
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February 27-28, 2018

Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens, Magnolia Room

Back by popular demand! Local artist and Garvan staff member Suzie Burch presents a two-day creative workshop. Each participant will design and create a dimensional mosaic birdhouse art piece. Following the principal, “One person’s trash is another’s treasure,” mosaic ...
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Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 2 PM

Location: Landmark Building - 201 Market St.

Artists Marjorie Williams-Smith and Maria Villegas will give a lecture on Saturday, March 3 at 2 p.m., and on Thursday, May 3 an artist reception will be held during Arts & The Park festival at 6:30 p.m ...
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March 6, 2018 - 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens, 550 Arkridge Road

Garvan Horticulturist Minnie Shelor presents a mini-series that culminates with the completion of a container garden. March 6 – Introduction to Landscape Design Free Members | $15 Non-members each class | Participants may bring their own materials | Register online or call 800-366-4664 ...
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March 7-8, 2018 - 6:00 A.M. - 10:00 P.M.

Location: Hot Springs Convention Center

Health Occupations Student Association State Conference & Competitions dates are now set for the 2018 year. Sponsored by Arch ford ESC/Arkansas HOSA This event is closed to the public. To find out more information please contact Jim Brock at ...
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Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 10 a.m. or 6 p.m.

Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens Magnolia Room, 550 Arkridge Road

Bobby Brown Private Wealth Advisors present two informational sessions. Free Members | $15 Non-members | No reservation required
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Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens, 550 Arkridge Road

Ouachita Outdoor Outfitters presents an introductory class for the beginner fly-fisher. Following a brief discussion of commonly used flies, participants will be instructed in proper casting technique. Weyerhaeuser Bonsai Learning Center $20 per person | Reservations required | Register online  ...
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March 13-15, 2018

Location: Hot Springs Convention Center & Bank of the Ozark Arena

Thousands of the brightest students in America will gather in Hot Springs to show the world what the future looks like. These inventive and innovative minds are part of the EAST Initiative, a Little Rock-based non-profit organization that inspires change ...
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March 15, 2018 - 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens Magnolia Room, 550 Arkridge Road

The Arkansas Forestry Commission presents the following lecture series: March 15 – Forestry in the Ouachita Mountain Region: 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. $10 per class Members | $20 per class Non-Members | Reservations required | Register online or call ...
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Monday, March 19, 2018 - 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. OR 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Location: Garvan Woodland Gardens Magnolia Room, 550 Arkridge Road

Come join local artist Sissy Hubbard as she shares the generations-old tradition of drawing on stones. Participants will create their own Garvan Rocks and hide them in the Gardens for others to find if they choose. Geared to kids 12 ...
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