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Posted: August 8, 2017
Fall Camp Registration is Now Open!
Fall Camp Registration is Now Open!

September 18th – 22nd
This fall we’ll explore the sights, sounds, smells and flavors that make this time of year a favorite for so many. 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. Space is limited. Sign up today!

Posted: August 8, 2017
Native Reptiles are coming to Edgewood!
Native Reptiles are coming to Edgewood!

Wildlife Wonders from the North Georgia Zoo is coming back with another fabulous presentation with reptiles that are natives of Georgia! Come listen, learn, and even touch! September 16th 2-3pm

Posted: July 21, 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

 

Upcoming Classes & Events

Aug

23

Wed

Moss Dish Garden Workshop - Atlanta Botanical Garden

When: 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Where: adjacent to Piedmont Park at 1345 Piedmont Avenue, Atlanta, GA, 30309. Map Icon
Details...
Create your own miniature moss landscape at a special hands-on workshop on moss gardening. Annie Martin (aka Mossin’ Annie) will discuss the values of mosses in today’s landscapes while she demonstrates design principles and planting methods on a smaller scale in a container. An array of moss species, lichens, decorative anchor rocks, glimmering pebbles, soil and containers provided by Mountain Moss.

Instructor: Annie Martin, Mossin' Annie

Fee: $55 (Members $45)
Deadline: Aug 20

[To register: http://atlantabg.org/learn/adult-classes/moss-dish ]
Aug

24

Thu

Autumn Veggie Garden - Planning Ahead - Atlanta Botanical Garden

When: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: adjacent to Piedmont Park at 1345 Piedmont Avenue, Atlanta, GA, 30309. Map Icon
Details...
In Georgia, you can have a beautiful and productive vegetable garden well past the summer harvest of tomatoes and squash. All it takes is a bit of planning, and this class teaches you how. Find out about vegetables and herbs that perform well throughout the autumn months and learn important techniques for improving results for a delicious harvest up to and beyond the first frost.

Instructor: Stephanie Van Parys, Horticulturist

Fee: $29 (Member $24)
Registration Deadline: August 21

[To register: http://atlantabg.org/learn/adult-classes/autumn-veggie-garden ]
Aug

26

Sat

Practical Beekeeping - A Practical Approach - Atlanta Botanical Garden

When: 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Where: Atlanta Botanical Garden, adjacent to Piedmont Park at 1345 Piedmont Avenue, Atlanta, GA, 30309. Map Icon
Details...
Early spring is the best time to get started with this very satisfying hobby. Students learn the basics of honeybee biology, beehive maintenance and beekeeping equipment. Learn by working hands-on with the Garden beehives.

Instructor: Curtis Gentry, Garden Beekeeper

Fee: $34 (Member $29)

Registration Deadline: Aug. 23

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

9

Sat

Art in the Garden: Painting with Ms. Sylvia

When: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Mulberry Fields, 1301 Iverson Street Northeast, Atlanta, GA, United States Map Icon
Details...
Paint the garden with Ms. Sylvia from Decatur Art Classes.

Member children - $15
Nonmember children- $25

[Register online at http://wyldecenter.org/nature/ ]

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