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Weekend Course for Au Pairs: Let the Rutgers Gardens Teach and Inspire You!

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Synopsis: Learn from the experts on topics ranging from landscape design to horticulture and just how to more fully enjoy the natural world around you!
Start Time: Saturday, October 21, 2017 8:30 AM
End Time: Sunday, October 22, 2017 5:00 PM
Location: Hort Farm No. 1 - Holly House-Nj Garden Club Hdq
Address: 130 Log Cabin Road
Campus: George H. Cook
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Workshop, Course
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Contact Name: Carol Broccoli
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: (848) 932-7207
Additional Information:

Celebrating its 100th birthday, the Rutgers Gardens is comprised of a series of horticultural collections arranged in garden settings and spread over fifty acres. Its collections and garden areas, the oldest of which dates back to 1927, feature a diverse variety of landscape plants with origins that span the globe.

This program will give attendees three of the six educational credits required under the J-1 visa. Au pairs (commonly misspelled as au pere or au pear) are required to earn educational credits under the J-1 visa.

Target Audience: Faculty,  Staff,  Alumni,  General Public,  Parents & Families