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May 2022

SOLD OUT: Beekeeping: Getting Started

May 21 @ 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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SOLD OUT: Container Gardening

May 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Explore container gardening design and learn about a variety of plants that do well in pots.

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Origami Folding

May 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday, repeating until October 16, 2022

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

Atlanta

Join us in the Outdoor Kitchen every Sunday for origami demonstrations and to try some folds.

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Intermediate Drawing in Colored Pencil

May 24 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until May 31, 2022

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 31, 2022

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

Atlanta

Build on Intro to Drawing in Colored Pencil with the colors of the tropical world. Large drawings emphasize contours and focal points of detail.

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Garden Playtime

May 24 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until October 25, 2022

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

Atlanta

Introduce your little one to the joys of nature! Make artistic creations connected to the garden surroundings.

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Storybook Time

May 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:05 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until October 26, 2022

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

Atlanta

Wednesdays, 10 and 10:45 a.m. Nature-inspired stories come to life as our educators read about bees, flowers, butterflies and other garden friends.

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SOLD OUT: Orchids for Beginners I

May 25 @ 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.

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June 2022

SOLD OUT: Fresh Plates Series: Chef Holly Chute

June 1 @ 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 Holly Chute of Georgia Grown prepares a four-part small plate menu.

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SOLD OUT: Taste of the Mediterranean

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

Atlanta

Savor a dinner from Chefs Crystal Leach and Nancy Waldeck highlighting the bold, healthy and fresh flavors of the Mediterranean diet.

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Honey Bee Biology for Beekeeping

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

Atlanta

We will take a look at honey bee biology that is relevant to beekeeping.

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SOLD OUT: Build Your Own Bog Bowl

June 11 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

A generous choice of carnivorous plants will be offered for participants to create your very own mini bog bowl.

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SOLD OUT: Drawing Orchids in Black and White

June 14 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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

June 14 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until July 12, 2022

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until July 12, 2022

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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SOLD OUT: Fresh Plates Series: Chef Masatomo Hamaya

June 15 @ 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 Masatomo Hamaya of O-Ku prepares a four-part small plate menu.

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Science Café: Dr. Donna McDermott

June 16 @ 6:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

In this talk, we discuss Dr. McDermott's research on how social cues and neonicotinoid pesticide exposure influence how bees choose flowers and what bees learn from their choices.

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Tai Chi

June 18 @ 9:15 am - 10:15 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2022

An event every week that begins at 10:15am on Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2022

One event on June 18, 2022 at 10:15am

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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SOLD OUT: Fresh Plates Series: Chef Mimmo Alboumeh

June 22 @ 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 Mimmo Alboumeh of Botica prepares a four-part small plate menu.

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Pollinator Party

June 24 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Enjoy a family celebration of the bees, butterflies, birds and other animals that pollinate plants and are responsible for many fruits and vegetables.

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Orchids for Beginners II

June 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Oncidium, Dendrobium and Cattleya orchids are adapted to climates with intermittent rainfall. Examine the cultural requirements of this group and their adaptation to the home environment.

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Light Bites & Garden Insights: Contributing Members & Above

June 27 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Contributing and above members are invited to enjoy light bites and a presentation by Garden Conservationists.

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SOLD OUT: Summer Harvest Cocina

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

Atlanta

Explore Mexican-forward flavors in a dinner crafted by Chef Maricela Vega, owner of Chico.

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July 2022

Drawing Orchids in Colored Pencil

July 19 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until August 16, 2022

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 16, 2022

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

Atlanta

Explore the exquisite and varied colorations of the Orchid family.

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Sizzling Succulents

July 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Learn the basics of these water-based plants.

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Orchids at Home

July 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

This course will explore the use of different home environments for growing orchids.

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August 2022

Edible Gardening for Beginners

August 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Get your vegetable garden producing for the upcoming growing season!

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Shade Gardening

August 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

The class focuses on plants that work well in combination for a healthy plant community.

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SOLD OUT: Drawing Trees

August 23 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Celebrate trees by learning to draw them with pencil, pen, marker and charcoal.

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Drawing Trees

August 23 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until September 20, 2022

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until September 20, 2022

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

Atlanta

Celebrate trees by learning to draw them with pencil, pen, marker and charcoal.

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Beekeeping: Getting Started

August 27 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on August 27, 2022 at 9:30am

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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Orchids for Enthusiasts

August 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

This course explores two diverse orchid groups, the genus Bulbophyllum and the subtribe Pleurothallidinae, that exhibit parallel ecological characteristics and share similar home growing requirements.

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SOLD OUT: Sweet Bread Basics

August 27 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Learn to craft dough perfect for making yummy homemade treats!

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September 2022

Shows for Seedlings: Butterfly Ballad with Piccadilly Puppets

September 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Performances at 10 and 10:45 a.m. Mother Nature narrates the story of Katy and Kevin Caterpillar through the stages of their lives and their fascinating migration to Mexico!

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Shows for Seedlings: Dance, a Universal Language with Atlanta Dance Connection

September 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Performances at 10 and 10:45 a.m. Join Atlanta Dance Connection for their performance of the different dance disciplines. This fun-filled demonstration is sure to have the whole family enraptured by the beauty of dance!

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Shows for Seedlings: Anansi and the Colorful Kente Cloth with Jerry G. White

September 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Performances at 10 and 10:45 a.m. Join author, storyteller and percussionist Jerry G. White for an interactive family show that brings to life his debut Children's book, Anansi and the Colorful Kente Cloth.

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Shows for Seedlings: Music Party with Travis Murphy

September 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Performances at 10 and 10:45 a.m. Come on a musical journey with fun and silly songs, dancing and visits from Mr. Travis's puppet friends!

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