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Posted: April 27, 2017
Wylde Nature Camp
Wylde Nature  Camp

Summer camp is back for the month of June!
Your child will explore the Oakhurst Garden, a unique urban setting complete with native woods, creek and farm as well as our native garden Hawk Hollow.

Each day carries a different theme that will be hands-on and we guarantee educational and FUN!

Posted: April 11, 2017
Tickets are now on sale for Beer Garden and Silent Auction
Tickets are now on sale for Beer Garden and Silent Auction

Tickets are now available for the super fabulous Beer Garden AND Silent Auction.
June 24, 2017; 5:30-8:30 p.m., VIP hour starts at 4:30 p.m.
General Admission | $40
VIP Patron | $250 (includes 2 VIP tickets and 2 raffle entries to win 2 round trip Southwest Airlines tickets!)

Posted: April 1, 2017
Plant Sale is now open for the season
Plant Sale is now open for the season

Plant sale is now open through June 15. Stop by for a great selection of vegetable transplants, native plants, herbs, seeds, worm compost, perennials, and more! @ 435 Oakview Road, Decatur, GA 30030.

 

Upcoming Classes & Events

May

27

Sat

Medicinal Herb Walk - Atlanta Botanical Garden

When: 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Where: adjacent to Piedmont Park at 1345 Piedmont Avenue, Atlanta, GA, 30309. Map Icon
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Hidden in plain sight throughout the Garden is a multitude of plants long valued for their healing qualities by cultures all over the world. On this guided walk, you’ll hear their colorful stories, and the role they’ve played in mythology, folk lore, religion, and traditional medicine - and why we still use many of them today!

Instructor: Patricia Kyritsi Howell, Registered Herbalist (AHG) Director, BotanoLogos School of Herbal Studies

Fee: $34 (Members $29)
Registration Deadline: May 20

[To register: http://atlantabg.org/learn/adult-classes/medicinal-herb-walk ]
May

27

Sat

Wylde Nature: Oakhurst Garden

When: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Oakhurst Garden, 435 Oakview Rd, Decatur, GA 30030, USA Map Icon
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May

29

Mon

Container Gardening - Atlanta Botanical Garden

When: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Adjacent to Piedmont Park at 1345 Piedmont Avenue, Atlanta, GA, 30309. Map Icon
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This class will explore container gardening basics including plant selection, soil types, and choosing appropriate containers. Learn about annuals, perennials, trees, and shrubs that do well in pots. We will emphasize container garden design principles and plant combinations for year-round appeal.

Instructor: Jimmy Smith, Senior Horticulturalist and Rachel Bergman, Assistant Horticulturalist

Fee: $29 (Members $24)
Registration Deadline: May 27

[To register: http://atlantabg.org/learn/adult-classes/container-gardening ]
Jun

3

Sat

Picnic in the Park

When: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: 2304 1st Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30317, USA Map Icon
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Jun

10

Sat

Beekeeping - Getting Started in Atlanta - Atlanta Botanical Garden

When: 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Where: adjacent to Piedmont Park at 1345 Piedmont Avenue, Atlanta, GA, 30309 Map Icon
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This is an information-gathering class about the feasibility of beekeeping in the area. Learn about the basics of beekeeping and the beekeeper’s year, where to find materials, and when and how to get started. Weather permitting; students visit the Garden’s hives for a demo. Register early – space is limited.

Instructor: Curtis Gentry, Garden beekeeper

Fee: $34 (Members $29)
Registration Deadline: June 5

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

10

Sat

Rain Date - Picnic in the Park

When: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: 2304 1st Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30317, USA Map Icon
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Jun

11

Sun

Art in the Garden: Oakhurst

When: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Oakhurst Garden, 435 Oakview Rd, Decatur, GA 30030, USA Map Icon
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