Rain garden certification workshop
N.C. Cooperative Extension
Feb. 24, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Feb. 25, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
New Hanover County Northeast Regional Library
This one-and-one-half-day day workshop will present a method for sizing and designing rain gardens and will detail proper construction techniques. Participants will have the opportunity to take a test and become certified in rain garden design and installation.
Keith Beatty joins $100 million club
Intracoastal Realty Corporation
Broker and Realtor Keith Beatty joined 22 agents for Intracoastal Realty who have sold $100 million or more in real estate. Collectively, the company says those agents have sold property totaling more than $5 billion. His team has collectively sold $761 million worth of real estate.
Meg Caswell to chair Designer Showhouse
Arts Council of Wilmington and New Hanover County
HGTV’s Meg Caswell has been announced as the chair of the Arts Council’s and NHC’s first Designer Showhouse, set for May 2-18. Local designers will transform a 5,000-square-foot Georgian home overlooking the Cape Fear Country Club golf course designed by local architect Charles Boney.