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January 2020

Intro to Drawing in Black & White

January 7 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on January 9, 2020 at 10:00am

One event on January 7, 2020 at 6:00pm

One event on January 7, 2020 at 6:00pm

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

Atlanta

Drawing is the foundation of visual arts, and anyone can learn its basic principles. Discover composition, proportion, shading and perspective as well as visual elements: line, value, texture, shape, and space.

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The Inspired Gardener

January 25 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Shake off the winter blues and get in gear for springtime with this full day of garden inspiration. Enjoy the comradery of other enthusiastic gardeners as you pick up new ideas from seasoned experts. Join us!

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Canceled: Tai Chi

January 25 @ 9:15 am - 10:15 am
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One event on April 11, 2020 at 9:15am

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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Orchids for Beginners I

January 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 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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February 2020

Beekeeping: Getting Started

February 1 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Time to get your garden buzzing? Learn the basics of honeybee biology, beehive maintenance and beekeeping equipment with this hands-on class at the Garden beehives.

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Intermediate Drawing in Black & White

February 11 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on February 11, 2020 at 6:00pm

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

Atlanta

Using basic black and white drawing materials, the continuing drawing students explore large plant studies, still lifes, and landscapes.

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Pruning

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

Atlanta

Now is the time to learn how to prune your trees and shrubs properly. A detailed discussion of pruning guidelines and principles will be followed by a demonstration in the Garden.

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Free Admission

February 12 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until February 16, 2020

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

Atlanta

Enjoy free admission to the midtown and Gainesville gardens in memory of Anne Cox Chambers.

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Flower Show Lecture by Jane Godshalk

February 22 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Piedmont Driving Club, 1215 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309
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Atlanta

As part of the Atlanta Botanical Garden’s 2020 Flower Show, floral designer Jane Godshalk will discuss and demonste her techniques during a lecture at the Piedmont Driving Club.

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One Foot at a Time: Springtime Vegetable Gardening for Beginners

February 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

In this beginners’ course you will learn to design, plan, and grow your own successful spring garden. This will be an interactive lesson on square foot and high productivity gardening.

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Drawing Birds, Frogs, Etc.

February 27 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on January 19, 2020 at 6:00pm

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

Atlanta

Spring bursting forth with all its color brings a variety of wildlife. Draw these beloved creatures in black and white, then color. Previous drawing experience required.

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March 2020

SePPCon 2020

March 2 - March 6
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Southeastern Partners in Plant Conservation, Symposium & Workshop

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Canceled: 5 Steps to Create an Outdoor Space You Love

March 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Come learn how to create a synergistic relationship between your home and your outdoor living space.

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Canceled: Intro to Drawing in Colored Pencil

March 17 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Learn color theory and composition in this lively class that introduces students to colored pencil drawing using the Garden as a subject.

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Canceled: Orchids for Beginners II

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

Atlanta

Oncidium, Denrobium and Cattleya orchids are adapted to climates with intermittent rainfall and have evolved specialized organs to store water. This class examines the cultural requirements of this group of orchids and their adaptation to the home environment.

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April 2020

Canceled: Honey Bee Biology for Beekeeping

April 11 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

If you are an aspiring beekeeper or a beekeeper who has wondered: "what and why my bees are doing whatever they might be doing?” this course is for you!

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Canceled: Exploring Native Plants

April 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Creating a home garden that is not only beautiful but also ecologically beneficial may seem like a daunting task, but with a bit of creativity and an interest in the natural landscape, you're on your way to transforming your yard into a valuable natural community.

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Canceled: Japanese Maple Pruning

April 25 @ 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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Canceled: Spring Brunch at the Garden

April 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Relax and enjoy a nice meal and mimosa while learning about preparing fresh ingredients for noontime brunching.

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Canceled: Intermediate Drawing in Colored Pencil

April 28 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

This class builds on Intro to Drawing in Colored Pencil with the rich colors and forms of the tropical world. Plant materials are selected from the Garden’s greenhouses or students may choose to draw plants from home.

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June 2020

Canceled: Fresh Plates: Carolyn Dunn

June 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Relax during a lovely evening of tasting great food prepared by Chef Carolyn Dunn of The Original El Taco

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Canceled: Well-Seasoned Chef with Linton Hopkins

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

Atlanta

Join Chef Linton Hopkins of Holeman and Finch Public House for an intimate and relaxing culinary experience. 

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Canceled: Beekeeping: Getting Started

June 13 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Learn about the basics of beekeeping and the beekeeper’s year, where to find materials, and when and how to get started.

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Canceled: Tomato Basics

June 13 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

In this class, students will learn about the care needed for thriving tomato plants.

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Sold Out: Fresh Plates: Taylor Neary

June 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Relax during a lovely evening of tasting great food prepared by Chef Taylor Neary of Restaurant Holmes

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Canceled: Honey Bee Biology for Beekeeping

June 20 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Good beekeepers understand their bees and take measures to meet their needs.

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Sold Out: Well-Seasoned Chef with Mykel Burkhart

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

Atlanta

Join Chef Mykel Burkhart of Miller Union for an intimate and relaxing culinary experience. 

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Science Cafe: Dr. Thomas Easley

June 25 @ 6:00 pm

Atlanta

Dr. Thomas R. Easley has spent most of his career as a diversity professional and a forester. As a diversity professional he has focused on the recruitment, retention and diverse talent in natural resource disciplines. As a forester he has worked with landowners and citizens on land management and stewardship.

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Cocktails in the Garden

June 27 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Enjoy specialty cocktails while exploring Alice’s Wonderland Reimagined at night during this after-hours social.

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Refugee Recipe Celebration

June 28 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on June 28, 2020 at 10:00am

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

Atlanta

Staff and volunteers from Friends of Refugees will be in the garden to highlight edible plants and global connections. Stop by the Outdoor Kitchen for a sweet Syrian treat in honor of World Refugee Awareness Month.

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Cocktails in the Garden

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

Atlanta

Enjoy specialty cocktails while exploring Alice’s Wonderland Reimagined at night during this after-hours social.

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Well-Seasoned Chef with Christopher Grossman

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

Atlanta

Join Chef Christopher Grossman of The Chastain for an intimate and relaxing culinary experience. 

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July 2020

Red, White and Blooms: July Fourth Fun

July 4 @ 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

The Garden is OPEN July 4, and we've got quite the day planned. Join us for kids programming in the morning, live music in the afternoon and more throughout the day.

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Drawing Orchids in Black and White

July 7 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until July 7, 2020

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

Atlanta

Orchids are intriguingly complex. A simplified approach, using black and white media, aids in exploring and drawing orchids.

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Drawing Orchids in Black and White

July 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until July 7, 2020

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

Atlanta

Orchids are intriguingly complex. A simplified approach, using black and white media, aids in exploring and drawing orchids.

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Orchid Daze

July 10 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until August 2, 2020

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

Atlanta

Noon - 9 p.m. through Aug. 2: Orchid Daze, the Garden’s annual indoor plant exhibition, returns for summer 2020 after the Garden’s brief closure in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Cocktails in the Garden

July 10 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 1, 2020

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

Atlanta

Enjoy specialty cocktails while exploring Alice’s Wonderland Reimagined at night during this after-hours social.

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