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Origami in the Garden

May 7 - October 16
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

The exhibition, presented May 7 – Oct. 16, features 18 installations of nearly 70 museum-quality metal sculptures inspired by the Japanese art of folding paper that are the creations of Santa Fe artists Kevin and Jennifer Box. Throughout the Garden will be large-scale sculptures of flying birds, emerging butterflies, grazing deer, floating boats and more. […]

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Origami in the Garden Scavenger Hunt

June 3 - October 16
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Pick up an Origami in the Garden scavenger hunt sheet in the Hardin Visitor Center, or print your own at home. Check off nine sculptures as you explore Origami in the Garden. When you finish, flip your paper over for simple instructions on folding a tulip bloom. Download Scavenger Hunt

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Scarecrows in the Gainesville Garden

September 27 - October 30
Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE, 1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States

Now in its fifth year, Scarecrows in the Gainesville Garden stuffs the woodlands with creations by local artists, crafters, youth groups and more. This popular exhibition will be returning on September 27 with the theme, Gnomeward Bound! Registration Opens: August 12 Registration Deadline: September 16 Name Due: September 16 Gainesville Scarecrow drop off: Wednesday, September 21 […]

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Scarecrows in the Garden

October 1 - October 30
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Scarecrows in the Garden brings to the Garden dozens of creations by local artists, crafters, youth groups and more. Entrants and visitors will delight in discovering their own personal favorites.  Registration Dates: August 12 - September 16, Scarecrow name due by September 16 Scarecrow Drop Off: Friday, September 23, and Sunday September 25: Noon - 7 p.m. […]

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9:15 am

Tai Chi

October 1 @ 9:15 am - 10:15 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:15 am on Saturday, repeating until November 12, 2022

An event every week that begins at 10:15 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States
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$129 – $139

Learn this ancient Chinese exercise form, designed to increase flexibility and balance. Schedule: Saturdays, September 10 - November 12 (Quarter 4), Beginner, 9:15 – 10:15 a.m. OR Intermediate, by instructor invitation only, 10:15 – 11:15 a.m. Fee: $139 ($129 Members) Deadline: September 9 Instructor: Mallie Harrell

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10:00 am

Introduction to Seed Saving

October 1 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States
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$24 – $29

Hybrid or Open Pollinated? Seed coat? Cotyledon? Many of the vegetable varieties we use today have been passed down from generation to generation but many find the art of seed saving difficult, intimidating or time-consuming. This introductory class will explore the various parts of the seeds, plant selection, collecting, preparing and storing seeds helping to […]

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Fall Family Fun

October 1 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2022

Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States
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Fall-themed activities will delight youngsters of all ages! Be inspired by the harvest season as we bowl with pumpkins, play with pumpkin spice play-dough, and search for wide-eyed leaves hiding around the Children's Garden. Schedule: Saturdays & Sundays, October 1 - 30, 10 a.m. - noon We may cancel if rain, cold temperatures or inclement weather […]

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11:00 am

CANCELLED – Family Fun Day: Diggery Diggers’ Dino Show

October 1 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE, 1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States
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A Paleontologist visiting your school accidentally makes dinosaurs around the world come alive. The audience must use logic, music and magic to save the world. Includes giant hatching dinosaur egg, puppets and wonderful animation. This event is cancelled due to projected inclement weather.

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12:00 pm

Garden Chef Demos: Megan McCarthy

October 1 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on July 30, 2022 at 12:00 pm

One event on August 6, 2022 at 12:00 pm

One event on August 7, 2022 at 12:00 pm

One event on September 3, 2022 at 12:00 pm

One event on September 4, 2022 at 12:00 pm

One event on October 1, 2022 at 12:00 pm

One event on October 2, 2022 at 12:00 pm

Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Each Saturday and Sunday at noon, 1 and 2 p.m. during Spring, Summer and Fall. In the Edible Garden Outdoor Kitchen, the Garden Chef showcases fresh seasonal fruits, vegetables and herbs in simple and mouthwatering recipes. Be inspired to try something new the next time you cook. Megan McCarthy is a healthy lifestyle consultant, influencer and chef teaching […]

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3:30 pm

SOLD OUT: Plant-Based Eating Workshop

October 1 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States
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$40 – $45

Learn the basic principles to fuel yourself, promote healthy digestion, energy and wellness through plant-based eating. Try a garden-fresh recipe as you explore the ways to incorporate regional plants into your own healthy cooking at home. Instructor Kristin Taff is a Certified Holistic Health Coach, wellness educator, yoga teacher and retreat leader in Atlanta, GA. […]

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5:00 pm

Fest-of-Ale

October 1 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2022

Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Check out Scarecrows in the Garden as days grow shorter during this favorite annual beer fest featuring a variety of seasonal craft beer from cashless bars (credit cards only) along with live entertainment. Special Programming: Blooms & Beers - Pop Up Fall Wreath Workshop Learn how to create lovely fall wreaths during Fest of Ale […]

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CANCELLED – Cocktails in the Garden Gainesville

October 1 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE, 1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States

Enjoy a signature cocktail or other cool beverage, while listening to live music, playing lawn games and strolling the Gainesville Garden. Timed tickets are required for non-members. This event is cancelled due to projected inclement weather.

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