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Decatur Earth Day Festival is April 19!

The City of Decatur, in partnership with the Wylde Center, will be holding its annual Decatur Earth Day Festival (DEDF) on Saturday, April 19, 2014, 1-4 p.m. at the Oakhurst Garden at the corner of Oakview and South McDonough, Decatur. Check out our Tshirt Contest, vending opportunities, and more!

DF2S Summer Internship Grant - Apply by March 31!

It’s that time again – time for Decatur High students to apply to the DF2S Summer Internship Grant! Get hands-on farm to table experience with local farmers, restaurants, and markets – and you get a grant to fund your time!

One Wylde Summer 2014

The Wylde Center’s first ever One Wylde Summer program gets kids outside to dig into the garden and go wild in our woodlands through hands-on learning that makes science fun. Sign up today!

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.

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.

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.

Wylde Center Garden Certification

Registration is open to become a certified Wylde Center edible gardener!  Registration closes Dec. 1.  Limited space available. Learn from our experts and lets grow.  

Thank you, Decatur Garden Tour Sponsors!

The gardens soaked up the rain and the visitors soaked up the views.  Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor -Simmons | Fouts | Fichtel Architecture And Design for supporting the event. We would also like to thank the following sponsors for their support as well: Lampe-Farley Communications, Natalie Gregory, Garden*Hood, Plant Creative Landscapes, Peter Block…

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.

Meg Pease Oakhurst Community Garden came into my life at a time when I needed it the most. When our first child was delivered stillborn this July after an uncomplicated pregnancy, I thought I might lose my mind in my grief. Some days it was all I could do to get out of bed to…