Celebration Tea & Tour – 3/2-3/3/2018 Carolinas Horticulture Therapy Network

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smiling participants posting for a photo30 Year Anniversary

Carolinas Horticultural Therapy Network

“Celebration Tea & Tour”   

Join us on March 2 and 3rd, 2018 at the JC Raulston Arboretum and the NC Museum of Art in Raleigh, North Carolina for the 30th anniversary of the Carolinas Horticultural Therapy Network, a  group connecting horticulture therapy professionals and those interested in learning more. Participants across North Carolina and South Carolina as well as from surrounding states gather to share experience, wisdom and inspiration.

Friday, March 2, 2018

2:00 p.m.             Building Access for setting up room

3:00-4:00 p.m.    Tea – JC Raulston Arboretum 4415 Beryl Rd. Raleigh, NC 27606


4:15-5:00 p.m.    Tour of the Arboretum

5:30-8:30 p.m.    Suggestions for Dinner on your own

  • Neomonde 3817 Beryl Rd. Raleigh, NC 27607 919.828.1628 Iris After Dark” reservations: 919.664.6838
  • NC Museum of Art’s restaurant 2110 Blue Ridge Rd. Raleigh, NC 27607  Take in the Art Museum’s permanent or a current exhibit?

Hotel accommodations:

Ramada Inn 1520 Blue Ridge Rd. Raleigh, NC27607 919.832.4100 (Group rate from March 1- March 4) Two Queen or 1 King $86 plus $11.40 taxes=$97.40 or

Suite $109.00 + $14.45 Taxes= $123.45 per night.

*Room rate good through February 5th, 2018 ONLY.

Note: Saturday Breakfast is included with the cost of your room. Accessible rooms are available. Pets +$25 & taxes. All rooms come with TV, microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, hairdryer, & wireless internet.


Saturday, March 3, 2018

“Integrating Creative Expressive Arts into your HT Programs”        


                                 Breakfast on your own.

8:00 a.m.                 Building access for planning team room set up

8:30-9:00 a.m.       Registration NC Museum of Art 2110 Blue Ridge Rd. Raleigh, NC 27607 919.839.6262 (East Bldg-Downstairs)

                                 Coffee, Tea, & snacks will be served.

9:00 – 9:15 a.m.      Welcome, Introductions by flower, “just for today” goal setting

9:15-10:15 a.m.      Integrative Therapies/ Prison HT Program Pam Chance, BS, HTR

10:15-10:30 a.m.      Break

10:30-11:30 a.m.      BiblioTherapy-Alice Osborn-  Author/Poet/Musician/Dancer

11:30-12:00 p.m.      Remembering our Past, Envisioning our Future-CHTN Members

12:00-12:30 p.m.      Catered Box Lunches will be served

12:30 – 1:30 p.m.      Tour of the Art Museum grounds & new Sensory Garden

1:30 – 2:15 p.m.      Grant writing-Amy Stidham, Master Gardener-Cape Fear Botanical Garden

2:15 – 2:30 p.m.      Break

2:30 – 3:30 p.m.      Fund raising & craft idea sharing for HT Week

Nicole Accordino, HTR Transplanting Traditions & Pam Chance BS, HTR

3:30-4:00 p.m.        Future Workshop planning & Clean Up

Registration Form

Registration Cost

  • AHTA/CHTN Members & Master Gardeners:  $55 + *$12 lunch= $67
  • Students/Volunteers:  $45 + *$12 lunch=      $57

For More Information contact Pam Chance <PamChance@aol.com>

Registration deadline is Feb. 9th or when all spaces are filled per NCMA room size

 2018 Hort Therapy Registration-Tea & Tour Mar 2-3