College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Events

September 22 - October 22, 2019

Tuesday, September 24

Personally Speaking On The Eternal Present of Sport

From the opening kickoff of exhibition football season to a sudden death playoff at the Masters, sport arguably is America’s most popular past-time, not to...

Container Design for Autumn

Learn elements of striking container design and plan your own fall and winter porch, patio, and deck plantings. Our very own Ed Davis and Jennifer Bueno...

Wednesday, September 25

Welcome to Fairyland: Queer Miami Before 1940

Welcome to Fairyland: Gay Miami Before 1940 Drawing from a multilingual archive, Dr. Julio Capó Jr unearths the forgotten history of "fairyland," a...

Thursday, September 26

Plants, Palettes, and Pixels

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Plants, Palettes, and Pixels is a weekly opportunity for artists to utilize The UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens for their drawing, painting, etc. Bring your...

Friday, September 27

Archaeology Lecture

Dr. Stephen Savage from Arizona State University will speak to us about MONITORING DAMAGE TO ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITES IN CONFLICT ZONES VIA CROWDSOURCING. Dr....

Wednesday, October 2

Chinese Folk Music Performance

The UNC Charlotte Confucius Institute is proud to host the Shanghai Dunhuang Xinyi Orchestra for a performance of traditional Chinese folk music. Joining...

Thursday, October 3

Plants, Palettes, and Pixels

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Plants, Palettes, and Pixels is a weekly opportunity for artists to utilize The UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens for their drawing, painting, etc. Bring your...

Fall Plant Sale (Preview Day)

Fall is a great time to plant and plan for spring blooms! You’ll find an outstanding selection of native and non-native hardy shrubs, trees, perennials,...

Friday, October 4

Fall Plant Sale (Open to the Public)

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Fall is a great time to plant and plan for spring blooms! You’ll find an outstanding selection of native and non-native hardy shrubs, trees, perennials,...

Saturday, October 5

Fall Plant Sale (Open to the Public)

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Fall is a great time to plant and plan for spring blooms! You’ll find an outstanding selection of native and non-native hardy shrubs, trees, perennials,...

Tuesday, October 8

Evening for Educators

Charlotte Teachers Institute (CTI) will announce its 2020 seminars and showcase new teaching ideas developed by local teachers at CTI's Evening for Educators...

What's Wrong with My Plant?: Abiotics and Weeds

Learn to become your own plant diagnostician! Abiotic refers to a variety of plant problems and are associated with non-living factors like soil, climate,...

Thursday, October 10

Plants, Palettes, and Pixels

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Plants, Palettes, and Pixels is a weekly opportunity for artists to utilize The UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens for their drawing, painting, etc. Bring your...

Tuesday, October 15

What's Wrong with My Plant?: Insects and Disease

Insects can cause tremendous damage and quickly take over - or they can be our helpers and clean the pests away. Jeff will teach you how to figure out which...

Thursday, October 17

Plants, Palettes, and Pixels

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Plants, Palettes, and Pixels is a weekly opportunity for artists to utilize The UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens for their drawing, painting, etc. Bring your...

Saturday, October 19

Mushroom Identification

Earth tongues, devil’s urns, dead-man’s fingers, witches butter, fairy rings, puffballs, birds’ nest fungi, and more! Dr. M will demystify the fungus among...

In the Company of Trees Garden Tour

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Join environmental educator, Carla Vitez for a unique tour in the Van Landingham Glen. Get to know eight of our most majestic native species through the...

Sunday, October 20

Fairy House Workshop- Kids

Join Wendy as she weaves a creative, magical experience as you build a beautiful abode for the wee folk while learning about some of the amazing and...

Stories in the Woods

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Do you love when stories take you on adventures? Imagine listening to these stories surrounded by the beautiful woods at the UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens!...

Fairy House Workshop- Adults

Constructing Fairy Houses is not just for the young but also for the young at heart! Join Wendy as she weaves a creative, magical experience as you build a...

Monday, October 21

In the Company of Trees Garden Tour

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Join environmental educator, Carla Vitez for a unique tour in the Van Landingham Glen. Get to know eight of our most majestic native species through the...