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Posted: September 16, 2017
9/16 Plant Sale Availability
9/16 Plant Sale Availability

Plant Sale is restocked with fall vegetable transplants and fun perennials. New this week – native perennials from Beech Hollow Wildflower Farm. Sale is located at 435 Oakview Road, Decatur, GA 30030. Click on the link to see what we have available.

Posted: September 15, 2017
Sign up for Wylde’s Fall Nature Camp – Daily rates available!
Sign up for Wylde's Fall Nature Camp - Daily rates available!

Register for Fall Break Nature Camp
September 18th – 22nd, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at Oakhurst Garden and Hawk Hollow
Daily Rates Available for K-3rd grade students

This fall we’ll explore the sights, sounds, smells and flavors that make this time of year a favorite for so many at both Oakhurst Garden and Hawk Hollow. We’ll play fun Native American games, learn about some of their agricultural innovations, make cool crafts and sample some tasty, seasonal treats in what’s sure to be a memorable camp for all.

Posted: September 14, 2017
Local honey for sale at Oakhurst Garden
Local honey for sale at Oakhurst Garden

For a limited time, take home local (ITP!) raw honey made by one of our board members. $8 for 12oz bear or $18 for 2 lb bottle. Quantities limited! Drop cash or check in front door slot. @ 435 Oakview Road, Decatur, GA 30030

Posted: September 1, 2017
Fall Plant Sale is now open
Fall Plant Sale is now open

September is when you plant your fall garden. Pull out those summer weeds, add compost, and stop by Wylde Center’s fall plant sale for your transplants. The plant sale is NOW OPEN! @ 435 Oakview Road, Decatur, GA 30030. Hours are sunrise to sunset.

Check out our great selection by clicking on the link.

 

Upcoming Classes & Events

Sep

23

Sat

Grown in Decatur Bike Tour

When: 12:00 am – 12:00 am
Where: Decatur Bike Tour Map Icon
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The Decatur Farmers Market is excited to host the Grown in Decatur Bike Tour on Saturday, September 23rd with our community partners Global Growers Network and the Wylde Center! This event will highlight the work of our local partners and growers and showcase the amazing work happening in the local food movement close to in town Decatur.

We will start the day at the Decatur Farmers Market with a bike safety check and light breakfast. The group will ride to the Wylde Center and then to the Global Growers Network Decatur Kitchen Garden. At each stop, our partners will host an educational activity, including a tour. Lunch will be provided by Community Q BBQ and will be served under the pavilion at the Decatur Kitchen Garden. All proceeds will benefit the Decatur Farmers Market, Global Growers Network, and the Wylde Center.

[Register online at http://bit.ly.com/grown-in-decatur/ ]
Sep

30

Sat

STE(A)M Truck

When: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Where: Sugar Creek Map Icon
Details...
set up at 10:30 am , departure 1:30pm
Oct

10

Tue

Growing Circle Event

When: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: TBA Map Icon
Details...
Oct

10

Tue

Photography Basics - Creating Award Winning Photographs / Atlanta Botanical Garden

When: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: The Atlanta Botanical Garden is located adjacent to Piedmont Park at 1345 Piedmont Avenue, Atlanta, GA, 30309. Map Icon
Details...
Want to get your camera off of automatic and learn how the manual setting works? Professional photographer, Emily Followill, discusses the basics of photography - aperture, shutter speed, ISO, photo composition, and lighting. This class will inspire its attendees to create award-winning photographs to be entered in the 2018 Flower Show.

Instructor: Emily Followill, Photographer

Fee: $29 (Members $24)
Deadline: October 7

[To register: http://atlantabg.org/learn/adult-classes/photography-basics ]
Oct

11

Wed

Fall Pruning - Atlanta Botanical Garden

When: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: The Atlanta Botanical Garden is located adjacent to Piedmont Park at 1345 Piedmont Avenue, Atlanta, GA, 30309. Map Icon
Details...
Now is the time to prepare for fall and winter pruning. Proper pruning ensures your plants will be their healthiest and look their best from season to season. Learn all manner of pruning methods including tree and shrub pruning and fall cut-backs along with the proper timing for these techniques.

Instructor: Michael Sheek, Senior Horticulturist, and Tim Marchilk, Assistant Horticulturist

Fees: Fee: $29 (Member $24)
Registration Deadline: October 7

[To register: http://atlantabg.org/learn/adult-classes/pruning ]

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