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August 2019

Plan Your Autumn Veggie Garden

August 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

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 will teach you how. Learn important techniques for improving results for a delicious harvest.

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September 2019

Well-Seasoned Chef

September 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on June 25, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on September 3, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on September 10, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on September 17, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on September 24, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on October 1, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on October 8, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on October 15, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on October 22, 2019 at 6:30pm

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

Atlanta

Join Atlanta’s chefs for an intimate and relaxing culinary experience. Learn from amazing chefs as they prepare a four-part fresh menu.

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Fresh Plates Series: Jack Fang of O-Ku

September 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Enjoy a fun evening dining, sipping and learning as Jack Fang of O-Ku prepares a four-part small plate menu of his signature dishes.

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Fresh Plates Series: Chef Pat Pascarella of The White Bull

September 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Enjoy a fun evening dining, sipping and learning as Chef Pat Pascarella of The White Bull prepares a four-part small plate menu of their signature dishes.

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Tai Chi

September 14 @ 9:15 am - 10:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Learn this ancient Chinese exercise form, designed to increase flexibility and balance.

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Fresh Plates Series: Jennifer Yoo of the Hyatt Centric Midtown

September 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Enjoy a fun evening dining, sipping and learning as Jennifer Yoo of the Hyatt Centric Midtown prepares a four-part small plate menu of her signature dishes.

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Science Café

September 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on September 19, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on October 17, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on June 20, 2019 at 7:00pm

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

Atlanta

The Science Café returns to Mershon Hall. This series features expert speakers and discussions on exciting conservation topics on select Thursdays during Cocktails in the Garden.

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Make Your Own Seed Packets Workshop

September 21 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE, 1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States

Gainesville

Create your own illustrated seed packets in this workshop that's perfect for every gardener who loves to save and share their favorite seeds.

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Drop-in Family Program: Creative Chocolate Creatures

September 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on September 22, 2019 at 10:00am

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

Atlanta

Use your imagination to create amazing chocolate treats that will delight your sweet tooth and enchant your tummy during Chocolate Covered Weekend.

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Fine Line Pen for Botanical Illustration

September 24 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on September 24, 2019 at 6:00pm

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

Atlanta

Fine line pen is the ideal medium for botanical illustration because it reproduces so beautifully in books and publications. Learn the basic techniques and tools for working with fine line pen.

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Alston Lecture: Around the World in 80 plants, An Edible Perennial Vegetable Adventure

September 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

'Extreme Salad Man' Stephen Barstow, author of Around the World in 80 Plants: An Edible Perennial Vegetable Adventure for Temperate Climates shares his lifetime of experience trialing 6,000 vegetables from around the world.

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Growing Edibles in Small Spaces

September 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Don’t let small space deter you from having fresh, home-grown fruits and veggies. Learn to maximize your small yard, patio, or window boxes to grow your own healthy and delicious food.

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Fresh Plates Series: Eddie Hernandez of Taqueria del Sol

September 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Enjoy a fun evening dining, sipping and learning as Eddie Hernandez of Taqueria del Sol prepares a four-part small plate menu of his signature dishes.

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October 2019

Tai Chi Gainesville

October 1 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE, 1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States

Gainesville

Perform the ancient Chinese exercise form designed to increase flexibility and balance in an enchanted Garden setting.

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Five Steps to Creating Your Dream Garden

October 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Learn to create not only a beautiful garden but also a functional outdoor living space that fits your needs and space in this class.

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Fresh Plates Series: Brian Owen of Donetto

October 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Enjoy a fun evening dining, sipping and learning as Brian Owen of Donetto restaurant prepares a four-part small plate menu of his signature dishes.

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Advanced Japanese Maple Pruning & Workshop

October 5 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Learn how to prune your Japanese maple successfully. This class emphasizes the science and art of aesthetic pruning.

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Orchids for Beginners I

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Of all orchid species, Phalaenopsis and Paphiopedilum require care most similar to typical houseplants. Learn tips to grow these orchids yourself. Each participant will go home with an orchid.

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Fuqua Lecture: Reversing Climate Change, Saving the World

October 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Critically acclaimed film director and best-selling author Josh Tickell shares what he’s learned about how individuals can work together to reverse the impact of climate change.

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Fresh Plates Series: Andrew Cacioppo of Brezza Cucina

October 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Enjoy a fun evening dining, sipping and learning as Chef Andrew Cacioppo of Brezza Cucina prepares a four-part small plate menu of his signature dishes.

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Floral Design: Demonstration

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

Atlanta

Come and learn some of the secret mechanics behind contemporary floral designs. This is a demonstration only class.

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Well-Seasoned Chef: Todd Richards

October 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Join Atlanta’s chefs for an intimate and relaxing culinary experience. Learn from amazing chefs as they prepare a four-part fresh menu.

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Fresh Plates Series: Deborah VanTrece of Twisted Soul

October 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Enjoy a fun evening dining, sipping and learning as Chef Deborah VanTrece from Twisted Soul prepares a four-part small plate menu of her signature dishes.

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Practical Beekeeping

October 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE, 1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States

Gainesville

Explore the basics of beekeeping through the life of a beekeeper’s year. Learn where to find materials and when and how to get started in the world of beekeeping!

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Forcing Bulbs

October 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

What is more beautiful in winter than a pot full of bright spring flowers? Learn how to correctly arrange dormant bulbs in an 8" clay pot and cultivate them for a maximum display several weeks later.

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Fresh Plates Series: Victoria Shore of Recess

October 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Enjoy a fun evening dining, sipping and learning as Victoria Shore of Recess prepares a four-part small plate menu of her signature dishes. Chef Victora Shore from Recess will be serving a special vegan-friendly menu on October 23.

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Fall Fiesta

October 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Chef David Waller, Taqueria del Sol Catering, will highlight the season’s best flavors with an emphasis on empanadas, tamales and more.

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Drawing the Fall Harvest in Colored Pencil

October 29 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on October 29, 2019 at 6:00pm

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

Atlanta

In this class, students create still-life drawings in colored pencil and/or black and white mediums using fall harvest themed references.

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Autobiography of a Garden: Artist’s Talk with Andrew Raftery

October 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Artist Andrew Raftery will discuss the relationship between his art and the constantly renewing cycles inherent to gardening.

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November 2019

Floral Painting on Black Canvas – Painting in Reverse

November 1 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE, 1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States

Gainesville

Capture all of the colors in the Garden by starting on a dark canvas in this class that explores color theory.

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Homemade Pie Making

November 2 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Elevate the pies you're already making or learn something completely new when you learn how to make pie crust from scratch in this hands-on class.

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Ethnobotanical Plants of the Conservatory

November 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

In this special experience, the Garden’s Fuqua Conservatory Manager will provide an enhanced walk-through of the Conservatory.

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Great Soil for the Garden

November 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Soil preparation is the secret to a thriving garden! Learn how to select the right soil amendments and fertilizers needed to maintain good garden soil.

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Floral Design: Workshop

November 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Join in on the fun as we learn some basic floral design concepts, everyone will create a beautiful arrangement to take home.

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March 2020

SePPCon 2020

March 2, 2020 - March 6, 2020
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until March 6, 2020

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

Atlanta

Southeastern Partners in Plant Conservation, Symposium & Workshop

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