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Build a Stone Wall

Stone walls in the Historic Gardens.
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Saturday, May 19, 2018
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9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Brooks Burleson of Stone Craftsman

Retaining walls combine artistry, science, function and beauty. Learn from a master stone mason how to build a dry-stack wall. Instructor Brooks Burleson of Stone Craftsman will cover design, stone selection, confirming layout and slope, preparation, stone installation and final touches. A small retaining wall will be built in class to give you hands-on experience. All participants must complete a participation agreement with registration. All materials included in the fee. Please bring a lunch and wear work clothes. Instructor: Brooks Burleson of Stone Craftsman. Location: meet at the Doris Duke Center. Qualifies for Home Horticulture Certificate elective course (6 hours). Information/registration: 919-668-1707 or

Contact: Registrar