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Posted: September 4, 2014
Federal employees may support Wylde through CFC
Federal employees may support Wylde through CFC

Are you a federal employee giving through the Greater Atlanta-Athens Combined Federal Campaign? Remember the Wylde Center! Five digit code: 47655. Campaign now open through December 15.

Posted: May 3, 2014
Show your Wylde spirit! T-shirts now available for purchase.
Show your Wylde spirit!  T-shirts now available for purchase.

T-shirts and Cotton Tote Bags Now Available Online.

T-Shirts come in both unisex and women’s sizes. More colors are available.

Wylde Center T-Shirts $15 each * Wylde Center Cotton Tote Bags $5 each * Earth Day T-Shirts $5 each

Posted: February 25, 2014
Check out Rentals and Birthdays at the Oakhurst Garden
Check out Rentals and Birthdays at the Oakhurst Garden

Join us at the Oakhurst Garden for your special occasion! We have several options including themed packages with magical and talented hosts. Great way to have an eco-friendly party and enjoy our beautiful natural space.

Posted: December 20, 2013
Gift Certificates
Gift Certificates

You may purchase a gift certificate for a class, plants, events, membership, or a birthday party. Choose from $15, $25, or $50 increments. This a great way to honor someone who already enjoys what the Wylde Center has to offer or introduce someone to the Wylde Center for the first time.

Posted: October 28, 2013
Wylde Center Wish List
Wylde Center Wish List

Looking for the perfect gift for a friend for family member? Want to support the Wylde Center, but not necessarily join as a member? Choosing an item from our Wish List is the perfect solution.

Posted: December 14, 2012
Wylde Center? What does the new name mean?
Wylde Center? What does the new name mean?

Wondering what has changed, what has stayed the same since the Oakhurst Community Garden Project name changed to the Wylde Center?  Watch this Tin Rooster Media produced video for your answer.

 

Upcoming Classes & Events

  • Thu, Oct 2
    Oct

    2

    Thu

    Edgewood Learning Garden Workday

    When: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    Where: 1503 Hardee St NE, 1503 Hardee Street Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30307, USA Map Icon
    Details...
    Join us at the EDGEWOOD COMMUNITY LEARNING GARDEN. Watch us grow under the Wylde Center's wings!

    Tasks: planting and maintaining crops, maintaining the compost area, and site renovation projects. The maximum number of volunteers is 15. The Edgewood Community Learning Garden Manager is Monica Ponce.

    Volunteering will be canceled if its heavy raining.
    Just show up and check in with Monica.
    Groups of 5 or more must make a reservation a week or more in advance by contacting monica@wyldecenter.org
  • Sat, Oct 4
    Oct

    4

    Sat

    Intro to Bees and Pollinators : A Prerequisite to Beekeeping 101

    When: 10:00 am – 12:15 pm
    Where: 435 Oakview Road Decatur GA 30030 Map Icon
    Details...
    Intro to Bees and Pollinators : A Prerequisite to Beekeeping 101
    Saturday, October 4, 10am -12:15pm
    $20 Wylde Center Member, $30 non-member
    Join Véronique Perrot, beekeeper of the Oakhurst Garden hives, and learn about how pollinators survive and thrive. This class is suited for the curious gardener and people who think they want to become a Beekeeper. Please follow with Beekeeping 101 on Oct. 26.

    Description: [Register Online at http://www.thehomesteadatl.com/upcoming-workshops?category=Go+20Wylde
  • Tue, Oct 7
    Oct

    7

    Tue

    Oakhurst Garden Workday

    When: 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Where: 435 Oakview Road, Decatur, GA 30030, United States Map Icon
    Details...
    Join JC, our Oakhurst Garden Manager, and dig in to learning, helping and growing at our oldest Wylde Center Garden on Tuesdays from 4-6pm . Please sign in on the porch when you arrive. You may have to look around the Garden to find JC. If the weather is extreme, workday is canceled.

    Additional info
    May accept volunteers ages 7+
    1 Chaperon for every 7 youth
    Will accept groups up to 25
    Contact jc@wyldecenter.org to schedule a group of 5+
  • Thu, Oct 9
    Oct

    9

    Thu

    Edgewood Learning Garden Workday

    When: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    Where: 1503 Hardee St NE, 1503 Hardee Street Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30307, USA Map Icon
    Details...
    Join us at the EDGEWOOD COMMUNITY LEARNING GARDEN. Watch us grow under the Wylde Center's wings!

    Tasks: planting and maintaining crops, maintaining the compost area, and site renovation projects. The maximum number of volunteers is 15. The Edgewood Community Learning Garden Manager is Monica Ponce.

    Volunteering will be canceled if its heavy raining.
    Just show up and check in with Monica.
    Groups of 5 or more must make a reservation a week or more in advance by contacting monica@wyldecenter.org
  • Tue, Oct 14
    Oct

    14

    Tue

    Oakhurst Garden Workday

    When: 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Where: 435 Oakview Road, Decatur, GA 30030, United States Map Icon
    Details...
    Join JC, our Oakhurst Garden Manager, and dig in to learning, helping and growing at our oldest Wylde Center Garden on Tuesdays from 4-6pm . Please sign in on the porch when you arrive. You may have to look around the Garden to find JC. If the weather is extreme, workday is canceled.

    Additional info
    May accept volunteers ages 7+
    1 Chaperon for every 7 youth
    Will accept groups up to 25
    Contact jc@wyldecenter.org to schedule a group of 5+
  • Thu, Oct 16
    Oct

    16

    Thu

    Edgewood Learning Garden Workday

    When: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    Where: 1503 Hardee St NE, 1503 Hardee Street Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30307, USA Map Icon
    Details...
    Join us at the EDGEWOOD COMMUNITY LEARNING GARDEN. Watch us grow under the Wylde Center's wings!

    Tasks: planting and maintaining crops, maintaining the compost area, and site renovation projects. The maximum number of volunteers is 15. The Edgewood Community Learning Garden Manager is Monica Ponce.

    Volunteering will be canceled if its heavy raining.
    Just show up and check in with Monica.
    Groups of 5 or more must make a reservation a week or more in advance by contacting monica@wyldecenter.org
  • Sat, Oct 18
    Oct

    18

    Sat

    Edgewood Community Learning Garden Workday

    When: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
    Where: 1503 Hardee St NE, 1503 Hardee Street Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30307, USA Map Icon
    Details...
    Join us at the EDGEWOOD COMMUNITY LEARNING GARDEN. Watch us grow under the Wylde Center's wings!

    Tasks: planting and maintaining crops, maintaining the compost area, and site renovation projects. The maximum number of volunteers is 15. The Edgewood Community Learning Garden Manager is Monica Ponce.

    Volunteering will be canceled if its heavy raining.
    Just show up and check in with Monica.
    Groups of 5 or more must make a reservation a week or more in advance by contacting monica@wyldecenter.org
  • Tue, Oct 21
    Oct

    21

    Tue

    Oakhurst Garden Workday

    When: 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Where: 435 Oakview Road, Decatur, GA 30030, United States Map Icon
    Details...
    Join JC, our Oakhurst Garden Manager, and dig in to learning, helping and growing at our oldest Wylde Center Garden on Tuesdays from 4-6pm . Please sign in on the porch when you arrive. You may have to look around the Garden to find JC. If the weather is extreme, workday is canceled.

    Additional info
    May accept volunteers ages 7+
    1 Chaperon for every 7 youth
    Will accept groups up to 25
    Contact jc@wyldecenter.org to schedule a group of 5+
  • Thu, Oct 23
    Oct

    23

    Thu

    Edgewood Learning Garden Workday

    When: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    Where: 1503 Hardee St NE, 1503 Hardee Street Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30307, USA Map Icon
    Details...
    Join us at the EDGEWOOD COMMUNITY LEARNING GARDEN. Watch us grow under the Wylde Center's wings!

    Tasks: planting and maintaining crops, maintaining the compost area, and site renovation projects. The maximum number of volunteers is 15. The Edgewood Community Learning Garden Manager is Monica Ponce.

    Volunteering will be canceled if its heavy raining.
    Just show up and check in with Monica.
    Groups of 5 or more must make a reservation a week or more in advance by contacting monica@wyldecenter.org
  • Sat, Oct 25
    Oct

    25

    Sat

    ECLG: Grand Opening

    When: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Where: Edgewood Community Learning Garden Map Icon
    Details...
    The Edgewood Community Learning Garden is almost complete! We are celebrating with a Grand Opening for the Edgewood & greater community.

    Come for hotdogs, refreshments, face painting, music, and children's activities - All FREE to the community.

    To make this event possible, we are looking for volunteers to help. Please consider signing up for a shift: set up, clean up, grilling, face painting, serving, and activities.
    http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040d4ba8a92eab9-edgewood
  • Sun, Oct 26
    Oct

    26

    Sun

    Beekeeping 101

    When: 2:00 pm – 4:15 pm
    Where: 435 Oakview Road, Decatur, GA 30030, United States Map Icon
    Details...
    *Registration link coming soon. Registrations will be through Homestead Atlanta.*
    Beekeeping 101
    Sunday October 26, 2-4:15pm
    $30 Wylde Center Member, $40 non-member
    Join Véronique Perrot, beekeeper of the Oakhurst Garden hives, for an introduction to bees and beekeeping. We will cover the workings of a bee colony, the role of honey bees and native bees, and the basics of beekeeping equipment and paraphernalia. If weather allows, we will look inside one of the Garden's hives, so come with light-colored long sleeved shirt and long pants. Handouts will be provided. Prerequisite -Intro to Bees and Pollinators is required.

    [Register online at http://www.thehomesteadatl.com/upcoming-workshops?category=Go%20Wylde
  • Tue, Oct 28
    Oct

    28

    Tue

    Oakhurst Garden Workday

    When: 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Where: 435 Oakview Road, Decatur, GA 30030, United States Map Icon
    Details...
    Join JC, our Oakhurst Garden Manager, and dig in to learning, helping and growing at our oldest Wylde Center Garden on Tuesdays from 4-6pm . Please sign in on the porch when you arrive. You may have to look around the Garden to find JC. If the weather is extreme, workday is canceled.

    Additional info
    May accept volunteers ages 7+
    1 Chaperon for every 7 youth
    Will accept groups up to 25
    Contact jc@wyldecenter.org to schedule a group of 5+
  • Thu, Oct 30
    Oct

    30

    Thu

    Edgewood Learning Garden Workday

    When: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    Where: 1503 Hardee St NE, 1503 Hardee Street Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30307, USA Map Icon
    Details...
    Join us at the EDGEWOOD COMMUNITY LEARNING GARDEN. Watch us grow under the Wylde Center's wings!

    Tasks: planting and maintaining crops, maintaining the compost area, and site renovation projects. The maximum number of volunteers is 15. The Edgewood Community Learning Garden Manager is Monica Ponce.

    Volunteering will be canceled if its heavy raining.
    Just show up and check in with Monica.
    Groups of 5 or more must make a reservation a week or more in advance by contacting monica@wyldecenter.org
  • Sun, Nov 2
    Nov

    2

    Sun

    Hot Dog Membership Open House

    When: 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Where: Oakhurst Garden, 435 Oakview Road, Decatur, GA 30030 Map Icon
    Details...
    Come join us for a fun family-friendly and FREE event. Hot dogs, s'mores, and fun information about the Wylde Center are all included. We will have a donation table set up to make it easy for you to renew your support or donate for the first time.

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