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October 2019

Build a Pumpkin Tower

October 27, 2019 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Boxerwood Nature Center, 963 Ross Road
Lexington, VA 24450 United States
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Register your team to participate in the Pumpkin Tower contest. Scroll down for step-by-step instructions to build your own tower.  Questions? Email us at info@boxerwood.org. Gather your Team and then gather these materials: Rebar or other sturdy pole. Lowes carries rebar in 5-ft and 8-ft lengths. Pumpkins – the number depends on the length of your pole. (Leave at least 8 inches of rebar to pound into the ground in Step #2.) Tape (small piece) to mark rebar Drill with…

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November 2019

November 3 – Eco Printing Workshop & Yoga Session

November 3, 2019 @ 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Boxerwood Nature Center, 963 Ross Road
Lexington, VA 24450 United States
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$20 – $35

In this Eco Printing* workshop, lead by Susan Meister, we will print on raw silk and water color paper.  Participants are encouraged to gather plant materials from their yards or kitchen.  Everything else will be provided including additional plant materials we gather at Boxerwood. While our prints are steaming Karen Stanley will lead a group yoga session in the garden. Cost is $20 for Boxerwood members and $35 for non-members. Email info@boxerwood.org to sign up. *Eco Printing is printing on…

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December 2019

December 7 – Gifts of Nature

December 7, 2019 @ 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
$5 – $10

Bring family and friends to Boxerwood to create outdoor decorations that feed the winter birds and cheer up your yard during our Gifts of Nature workshop. Twist honeysuckle and grapevine into wreaths, then tie on handmade snacks, such as cranberry garlands, dried fruit kabobs, peanut-buttered pinecones, and citrus cups. Our nature crafts table is stocked for making people presents, too! Turn mini gourds into tree ornaments and big ones into bird feeders. Make pet mice out of milkweed pods or…

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December 8 – Wreath Making

December 8, 2019

2 Sessions offered: 1 pm - 3 pm 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Bring nature indoors for the holidays! Make wreaths, swags or a small arrangement with Boxerwood’s beautiful and varied evergreens. A workshop fee of $25 for members or $30 for non-members includes all materials and supplies for your project. Participants are encouraged to bring their own clippers and gloves. Pre-register by filling in the form below or call (540) 463-2697.

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January 2020

January 23 – Devils Backbone Season of Giving Kickoff

January 23 @ 11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Devils Backbone Brewing Company, 50 Northwind Lane
Lexington, VA 24450 United States
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Devils Backbone Brewing Company to kicks off their Season of Giving and Boxerwood continues our 20th Anniversary celebration on Thursday, January 23. Pop into the taproom for a sandwich and a brew, with a percentage of sales going to Boxerwood. Then join us between 4:30-7:30pm for live music,  dinner, a raffle & celebration! Ten percent of food and beverage sales ALL DAY will be donated to Boxerwood, and customers can steal a custom piece of Devils Backbone glassware. Boxerwood Season…

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February 2020

February 13 – BINGO: Fundraiser for Boxerwood

February 13 @ 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Devils Backbone Brewing Company, 50 Northwind Lane
Lexington, VA 24450 United States
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$10

Join us at Devils Backbone Brewing Company on Thursday, February 13, 2020 from 6 pm – 10 pm for a night of Bingo, a fundraiser for Boxerwood. Cost is $10 per card to play all night. Small prizes will be awarded every round and all proceeds will benefit Boxerwood!

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March 2020

GALA 2020 Rescheduled

March 20 @ 6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
$75

Come celebrate 20 years of Boxerwood with us on March 20th, 2020.

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June 2020

RESCHEDULED: June 20: Summer Solstice Sound Bath in the Garden

June 20 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Boxerwood, 963 Ross Road
Lexington, VA 24450
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$20

UPDATE: JUNE 20 5:00 P.M. SOUND BATH HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR JULY 5TH MORE INFO TO COME Summer Solstice Sound Bath in the Garden *This event is hosted by Metta Vibrations. A portion of proceeds from this event will be donated to Boxerwood. After such a long hiatus, we are SUPER excited to offer our first Sound Bath of the season, occurring on Saturday, June 20th at the amazing Boxerwood Nature Center and Woodland Garden! We hope all have been…

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July 2020

July 5th – Full Moon Sound Bath in the Garden

July 5 @ 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Boxerwood, 963 Ross Road
Lexington, VA 24450
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$20

Full Moon Sound Bath in the Garden *This event is hosted by Metta Vibrations. A portion of proceeds from this event will be donated to Boxerwood. After such a long hiatus, we are SUPER excited to offer our first Sound Bath of the season, occurring on Sunday, July 5th at the amazing Boxerwood Nature Center and Woodland Garden! We hope all have been doing ok through these difficult and uncertain times. We have missed gathering and sharing with you, and…

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July 19 ~ New Moon Sound Bath in the Garden

July 19 @ 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Boxerwood, 963 Ross Road
Lexington, VA 24450
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$20

*This event is hosted by Metta Vibrations. A portion of proceeds from this event will be donated to Boxerwood. During these challenging and often stressful times we're currently living through, we are happy to offer an opportunity to relax the body and mind with a New Moon Sound Bath at the absolutely beautiful Boxerwood Nature Center and Woodland Garden! Attendees are certainly encouraged to come early if possible so that you might take time to enjoy a stroll on the…

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