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Registration not required for Drop-In Family Programs.
Tuesdays, May - October
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Introduce your little one to the joys of nature! Join us for hands-on learning and sensory stations that will stimulate your child's interest in the natural world.
Wednesdays, April - October
10:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Listen to stories about bees, butterflies, frogs and flowers! Meet in Children's Garden Amphitheater.
Young children may enjoy weekly stories centered around nature and the gardens in Gainesville.
11 a.m. - noon
Children ages 4 - 6 accompanied by an adult may use their creativity to make seasonally-inspired works of art in Gainesville. Something new each time!
Thursdays, May - October
Get ready to wiggle and warble! Join us for songs and dances inspired by the beautiful outdoors.
Every Saturday and Sunday in October
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Enjoy the wonderful fall weather with the Garden's Scarecrows and activities for the whole family!
Tuesday - Sunday
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
All aboard for fun around the Model Train Garden in Gainesville! Children can play and share with boxes of toy trains.
Sunday, October 23
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Show off the kids; Halloween costumes on the Goblin Runway, participate in the fall-themed crafts, enjoy a storyteller and ride a pony or a train. There's even a cash bar for adult goblins.
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
A variety of informal educational stations showcase different topics on the Garden's natural environment. New opportunities to learn and explore!
Saturdays, Nov- Dec
Enjoy a variety of live performances from some of Atlanta’s best storytellers and musicians.
Saturdays, November 26 - December 3, 10 and 17
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Meet Saint Nick clad in his dark green robe and botanical head wreath. Bring a camera to take your own photos.
Monday - Tuesday, January 2 - 3
9 a.m. - noon
Join us for a winter adventure in the Garden. Campers will discover winter's botanical beauties and learn about winter wildlife. Enjoy two glorious mornings of exploration, activities and artwork.
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