Arthur Temple College of Forestry and Agriculture

March 25, 2017: Little Princess Tea Party at the Ruby M. Mize Azalea Garden at Stephen F. Austin State University. Ticket times are at 10 am and 12:30 pm and are limited to 50 tickets for each of these event times.  Enjoy refreshments, party favors and entertainment planned to delight you and spark her imagination. Bring your camera to capture the day.

Due to the abundance of princesses in the Nacogdoches area, the butterfly fairies will be hosting an additional tea party at 3:00 pm on March 25.  Purchase your tickets on line, and we will hold them for you at the party.

Tickets: $25 Each, adults and children (Very limited seating, ticket required)

Dress: Please let her wear her favorite princess, fairy or garden party costume.  
Tickets are non-refundable. In case of rain, the Little Princess Tea Party will be held at the Ina Brundrett Conservation Education Building at the Pineywoods Native Plant Center, 2900 Raguet Street. For more information, contact the SFA Gardens Education Office: 936-468-1832 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Azalea Trails and Promotion
Guided bus tours, by reservation, throughout the Azalea Trail period. Information on all events available by special arrangement with Nacogdoches Convention & Visitors Bureau (936-564-7351 or 1-888-564-7351). 

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Ina Brundrett Conservation Education Center, 2900 Raguet Street, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX 75962.  6:30 refreshments/social, 7:00 PM lecture followed by an exciting plant raffle! For more information, contact us: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

2017 LECTURE SERIES

Jan 12 Jason Smith Professor, Plant Pathology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida - Laurel Wilt and beyond: emerging threats to American trees. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Feb 9 Bob Byers, Director, Fort Worth Botanical Gardens,  Great perennial borders don’t just happen; they’re always works in progress.    – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 Mar 9 – Grant Stephenson, Horticultural Consultants Inc, Houston, TX - Understanding Palms to Understand Their Needs to Thrive in the Landscape - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Apr 13 Steven Chamblee– Director, Chandor Gardens, Weatherford, TX - Great Garden IdeasThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 May 11 Brie Arthur, Media Star, Raleigh, NC - The Foodscape Revolution.  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 Jun 8  Dennis Werner, Professor of Horticulture, North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC - Is Redbud the next crapemyrtle? This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

July 13 Greg Grant, Smith County Horticulturist, Tyler, TX – A Bright Spot in the Heart of Tyler - The Idea Garden.  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 Aug 10 Jennifer Cruse Sanders - Director of the State Botanical Garden of Georgia, University of Georgia – The Greater Atlanta Pollinator Partnership: A model of urban pollinator conservation.  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. -

 Sept 14 George Hull, Horticulturist, Portland, Oregon – From Over the Top to Down Under, Adventures in Horticulture - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Oct 12 Rebecca Turk, , Education and Events Manager, Moore Botanical Gardens Lake City, South Carolina – Moore Farms Botanical Garden: A Germinating Success from Concept and Collections to Programs  -  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Nov 9  Andrew Bunting, Assistant Director, Chicago Botanical Garden, Chicago, Illinois  - Magnolias: Queen of the Garden - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ;

Dec 14 – Dave Creech, Director, SFA Gardens, Nacogdoches, TX.  The year in Review; Surviving a career in academia with no permanent injuries.  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.