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October 2020

Scarecrow and Pumpkin Scavenger Hunts

October 1, 2020 - October 31, 2020
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Can you find a bumpy pumpkin or a scarecrow wearing a mask?

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December 2020

Family-led Fun

December 14, 2020 - February 28, 2021
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating indefinitely

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

Atlanta

Go on a Scavenger Hunt, get silly on a Winter Sensory Walk, and try to spot all the colorful rocks painted to look like snow people's faces.

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Holiday Model Trains

December 25, 2020
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Join kids and the kids at heart for this holiday favorite, running day and night on the Alston Overlook.

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January 2021

Holiday Model Trains

January 1, 2021
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Join kids and the kids at heart for this holiday favorite, running day and night on the Alston Overlook.

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February 2021

Virtual Vanilla Sunday

February 28, 2021

Atlanta

Join the Garden on February 28 for a new twist on its annual Vanilla Sunday.

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March 2021

CANCELED: Garden Playtime

March 2, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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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CANCELED: Storybook Time

March 3, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:05 am
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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April 2021

Garden Playtime

April 6, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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

April 7, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:05 am
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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Garden Grooves

April 8, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:05 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Thursdays, 10 and 10:45 a.m. Get ready to wiggle and warble! Join us for songs and dances inspired by the beautiful outdoors.

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June 2021

Shows for Seedlings: Jammin’ Junebugs with Alyssa Easterly

June 11, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Performances at 10:00 and 10:45 a.m. Shake, jiggle, and wiggle to the tunes with Miss Alyssa and some of her favorite garden puppet friends, the junebug pollinators!

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Shows for Seedlings: Musical Adventure with Travis Murphy

June 25, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Performances at 10:00 and 10:45 a.m. Come on a musical journey with fun and silly songs, dancing and jamming, and visits from Mr. Travis’s puppet friends!

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July 2021

Shows for Seedlings: Musical Adventure with Travis Murphy

July 23, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Performances at 10:00 and 10:45 a.m. Come on a musical journey with fun and silly songs, dancing and jamming, and visits from Mr. Travis’s puppet friends!

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Shows for Seedlings: Music from Plants with Scott Douglas

July 30, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Performances at 10:00 and 10:45 a.m. Immerse yourself in the sounds of the rainforest! Listen to a soothing mixture of shakers, drums and other plant-based instruments from around the world.

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August 2021

Shows for Seedlings: Stories from Puppets with Andrea Zoppo

August 6, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Performances at 10:00 and 10:45 a.m. Come with Ms. Ladybug and her friends on a fantastical journey through our natural world in this show featuring giant puppets!

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CANCELED – Garden Playtime

August 17, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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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Shows for Seedlings: Fun in the Sun with Alyssa Easterly

August 20, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Performances at 10:00 and 10:45 a.m. It’s all about sunshine in the summer, so join Miss Alyssa for a musical adventure about this magical season!

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Shows for Seedlings: Musical Adventure with Travis Murphy

August 27, 2021 @ 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 jamming, and visits from Mr. Travis’s puppet friends!

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CANCELED: Garden Playtime

August 31, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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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September 2021

Shows for Seedlings: Music of Latin America with Havana Son

September 3, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Performances at 10:00 and 10:45 a.m. Explore the sounds and rhythms of Latin America on this musical journey-- from salsa to son, cumbia and beyond!

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CANCELED – Garden Playtime

September 7, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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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CANCELED – Storybook Time

September 15, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:05 am
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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Shows for Seedlings: Musical Adventure with Travis Murphy

September 17, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Performances at 10:00 and 10:45 a.m. Come on a musical journey with fun and silly songs, dancing and jamming, and visits from Mr. Travis’s puppet friends!

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CANCELED: Garden Playtime

September 21, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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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Shows for Seedlings: Imagine If! with Betty Ann Wylie

September 24, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Performances at 10:00 and 10:45 a.m. Use your curiosity to explore Betty Ann’s Imagination Box. You never know what you might find or what stories the objects will have to tell!

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October 2021

Shows for Seedlings: Return of Battina the Friendly Witch! with Betty Ann Wylie

October 1, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Performances at 10:00 and 10:45 a.m. Battina the Friendly Witch is flying back to the Atlanta Botanical Garden. Come join the fun as we get ready for Halloween!

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CANCELED – Garden Playtime

October 5, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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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CANCELED – Storybook Time

October 6, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:05 am
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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CANCELLED: Garden Grooves

October 28, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:05 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Thursdays, 10 and 10:45 a.m. Get ready to wiggle and warble! Join us for songs and dances inspired by the beautiful outdoors.

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November 2021

Holiday Ride-on Train

November 13, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until January 9, 2022

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

Atlanta

All aboard the Botanical Express for a trip around the Great Lawn. $5 per passenger, $3 for members.

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Botanical Saint Nick

November 27, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 18, 2021

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

Atlanta

Saturdays, Nov 27 – Dec 18, bring your camera and tell all of your holiday wishes to Saint Nick.

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December 2021

Virtual Reindog Parade: Vote Now!

December 8, 2021 - December 14, 2021

Atlanta

The 2021 Virtual Reindog Parade is open for voting. Choose your favorite for Best Botanical, Best Holiday and Best Dog Pack through Tuesday, Dec. 14.

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CANCELLED: Holiday Ride-on Train

December 11, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

All aboard the Botanical Express for a trip around the Great Lawn. $5 per passenger, $3 for members.

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January 2022

SOLD OUT: Winter Break Camp

January 3, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Join us on a winter adventure in the Garden. Campers will discover winter’s botanical beauties and learn about winter wildlife.

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February 2022

SOLD OUT: Fantastical February Break Camp

February 17, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 18, 2022 at 9:00 am

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

Atlanta

Become a wizard and a fairy and embark on a 2-day adventure full of magic and botanical beauty.

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March 2022

Botanical Mysteries

March 17, 2022
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Sunday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 20, 2022

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

Atlanta

Families are invited to use their super sleuth skills to solve botanical mysteries at the Garden from March 17 - 20.

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May 2022

Shows for Seedlings: Bug-Snackin’ Plants with Jeanne Lyons and Friends

May 6, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Performances at 10:00 and 10:45 a.m. Some plants eat bugs! They have special gifts and special needs, much like Ms. Jeanne’s friends. Join them in songs about some carnivorous plants that amaze us all.

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June 2022

Origami in the Garden Scavenger Hunt

June 3, 2022 - October 16, 2022
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Check off nine Origami in the Garden sculptures as you explore with this free activity available in the Visitor Center.

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July 2022

Shows for Seedlings: Festival of Colors with Kahaaniya for Kids

July 8, 2022 @ 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 Kahaaniya for Kids as the festival of Holi, also known as the festival of colors, is celebrated through an exciting puppet show!

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Shows for Seedlings: Watermelon Wiggles with Alyssa Easterly

July 15, 2022 @ 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. March and wiggle the watermelon jiggle with Mrs. Alyssa! Join her on a musical picnic adventure, singing songs about summertime fruits, marchin’ ants, flappin' birds, and more.

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August 2022

Shows for Seedlings: Musical Madness with Greg Roth

August 26, 2022 @ 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. Put on your jumping shoes and show your silly side at Mr. Greg’s interactive musical show.

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September 2022

Shows for Seedlings: Butterfly Ballad with Piccadilly Puppets

September 2, 2022 @ 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, 2022 @ 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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Chocolate-Covered Weekend

September 10, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on September 11, 2022 at 10:00 am

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

Atlanta

September 10 - 11: Indulge in a delicious weekend of chocolate and fun family activities!

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Drop-In Family Program: Chocolate Creations

September 10, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on September 11, 2022 at 10:00 am

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

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

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December 2022

CANCELED: Holiday Ride-on Train

December 24, 2022
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Select Saturdays & Sundays, November - January: All aboard the Botanical Express for a trip around the Great Lawn. $5 per passenger, $3 for members.

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February 2023

Summer Camp Registration

February 1, 2023 - February 2, 2023
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Enroll your child in a summer day camp full of discovery, adventure and nature exploration!

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SOLD OUT: Enchanted Forest Day Camp

February 20, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until February 22, 2023

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

Bring your imagination, observation skills and creativity to this charmed camp and discover the amazing creatures that may be living in our fantastical woodland gardens.

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March 2023

Amphibian Adventure Day

March 4, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until March 5, 2023

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

Join us for the Fuqua Conservatory's long-awaited return of the tropical frog exhibits!

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April 2023

Garden Open: Spring Break

April 3, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

The Garden is open on Monday, April 3, for spring break.

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SOLD OUT: Spring Celebration Day Camp

April 3, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until April 5, 2023

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

The Garden will be blooming and chirping with life as we explore, play and create during this interactive day camp.

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May 2023

Shows for Seedlings: Adventure of The Music Box with MILK+SIZZ feat. Makena

May 5, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States
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Atlanta

Performances at 10 and 10:45 a.m. Unlock the magic of music, storytelling and of course bubbles with MILK+SIZZ featuring their 5-year-old, Makena.

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Shows for Seedlings: In My Granny’s Garden in concert with Alliance Bernhardt Theatre for the Very Young

May 12, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States
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Atlanta

Performances at 10 and 10:45 a.m. Join us for this engaging concert featuring story time and original music from the Theatre for the Very Young production of In My Granny's Garden.

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Shows for Seedlings: Ocean of Rhythms with Jerry G. White

May 19, 2023 @ 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 full of drums, music and dancing!

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Shows for Seedlings: Bilingual Music for Families! with Nathalia

May 26, 2023 @ 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. Children’s songwriter Nathalia engages families in an interactive musical performance. Her energetic songs will have families singing, dancing, and even learning a little Spanish in this fun multicultural experience!

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June 2023

Shows for Seedlings: Playtime Songs with Ms. Patty

June 2, 2023 @ 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 in the fun with some of your favorite oldies played with an updated twist. Ms. Patty’s playtime songs are sure to put a smile on your face, rhythm in your feet, and love in your heart.

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Shows for Seedlings: Jumpin’ Jam with Gail Burnett

June 9, 2023 @ 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. Are you ready for some jumping, dancing, singing fun? Miss Gail will have kids up on their feet and engaged with the music.

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REGISTRATION FULL: La Calavera Catrina Children’s Art Workshop

June 14, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE, 1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States
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Gainesville

World-renowned, Los Angeles artist Ricardo Soltero, creator of the La Calavera Catrina Exhibit, invites children ages 6 - 12 to learn the art of sculpture-making in this exclusive workshop.

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Shows for Seedlings: Queen Emeralda’s Magical Garden Stories with Kay Rosenblum

June 16, 2023 @ 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. Enjoy magic tricks and puppets, sing and laugh with Queen Emeralda from Fairyland as she tells nature inspired stories!

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Shows for Seedlings: Jammin Junebugs with Alyssa Easterly

June 23, 2023 @ 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. Shake, jiggle, and wiggle to the tunes with Mrs. Alyssa and some of her favorite garden puppet friends, the junebug pollinators!

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Pollinator Party

June 23, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 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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Shows for Seedlings: Music Party with Travis Murphy

June 30, 2023 @ 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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July 2023

Shows for Seedlings: Watermelon Wiggles with Alyssa Easterly

July 7, 2023 @ 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. March and wiggle the watermelon jiggle with Mrs. Alyssa! Join her on a musical picnic adventure, singing songs about summertime fruits, chickens on the farm, marchin' ants, flappin' birds and more.

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Shows for Seedlings: Ocean of Rhythms with Jerry G. White

July 14, 2023 @ 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 full of drums, music and dancing!

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Shows for Seedlings: Interactive Songs and Stories with Michael Levine

July 21, 2023 @ 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. Get ready to sing, dance, shake, and laugh together as Mr. Michael gets silly with his guitar!

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Summer Party: Enchanted Garden

July 22, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Escape the every day and step into an enchanted evening at the Garden's Summer Party!

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Shows for Seedlings: Passport: A Journey Through African and Diaspora Cultural Arts with Djoli Kelen

July 28, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States
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Atlanta

Performances at 10 and 10:45 a.m. Join us for an energetic exploration of African and Diasporic culture through dance, music, and storytelling with Djoli Kelen

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August 2023

Shows for Seedlings: Summer Magic with Ken Scott

August 4, 2023 @ 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. Part magic, part comedy, and fun for all ages, this show will have you filled with laughter and amazement!

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Shows for Seedlings: Musical Fun in the Sun! with Mr. Jason

August 11, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States
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Atlanta

Performances at 10 and 10:45 a.m. Join us for Mr. Jason's music party as he delights families with songs about bugs, rainbows and nature to inspire the young and young at heart. Bring your smiles and your dancing shoes!

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Shows for Seedlings: Bilingual Music for Families! with Nathalia

August 18, 2023 @ 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. Children’s songwriter Nathalia engages families in an interactive musical performance. Her energetic songs will have families singing, dancing, and even learning a little Spanish in this fun multicultural experience!

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Shows for Seedlings: Explore Chinese Dance with Hwee-Eng Lee and Kerry Lee

August 25, 2023 @ 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. Explore Chinese dance, history, and culture through a fun, interactive performance with the directors of the Atlanta Chinese Dance Company!

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September 2023

Shows for Seedlings: Scatty the Scarecrow with Betty Ann Wylie

September 1, 2023 @ 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 storyteller Betty Ann Wylie and Scatty the Scarecrow as they bring seasonal songs and stories to the Garden.

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Shows for Seedlings: Music of Latin America with Havana Son

September 8, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States
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Atlanta

Performances at 10 and 10:45 a.m. Explore the sounds and rhythms of Latin America on this musical journey- from salsa to son, cumbia and beyond!

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Shows for Seedlings: Weather the Weather with Ms. Ladybug

September 15, 2023 @ 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 Ms. Ladybug and friends for a dreamy and playful interactive experience exploring the weather.

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Shows for Seedlings: Music Party with Travis Murphy

September 22, 2023 @ 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 jamming, and visits from Mr. Travis’s puppet friends!

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Shows for Seedlings: Magical Creatures in a Magical Garden with Mama Koku

September 29, 2023 @ 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 Mama Koku as she leads audience members in interactive stories featuring some of her favorite magical garden creatures!

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October 2023

Fall Family Fun

October 7, 2023 @ 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 29, 2023

Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States
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Saturdays & Sundays in October: Fall-themed activities will delight youngsters of all ages!

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Member Fall Evening in Atlanta

October 9, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States
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Experience festive harvest activities, featuring hundreds of pumpkins, colorful fall leaves and Scarecrows in the Garden!

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Garden Spooktacular Day Camp

October 11, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until October 13, 2023

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

Join us for a bewitching camp full of mystical explorations and mischievous adventures.

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Goblins in the Garden

October 22, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Show off the little ones’ Halloween costumes on the Goblin Runway and enjoy fun fall-themed games and activities.

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November 2023

SOLD OUT: Young Sprouts

November 8, 2023 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 6, 2023

Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States
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Join us for fun activities that will stimulate your child's interest in the natural world, including arts and crafts, storybook times and Garden exploration.

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Holiday Model Trains

November 18, 2023 - January 14, 2024
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Daily, Nov. 18 – Jan. 14: Join kids and the kids-at-heart for this holiday favorite display.

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Holiday Ride-on Train

November 18, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until January 7, 2024

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

Atlanta

Saturdays – Sundays, Nov. 18 – Jan. 7; 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. All aboard the Botanical Express for a trip around the Great Lawn.

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Fabulous Fall Treats Day Camp

November 20, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on November 21, 2023 at 9:00 am

Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States
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Celebrate this beautiful season by make an autumn themed snack each day and marvel at the amazing changes that take place as the Garden prepares for winter.

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Botanical Saint Nick

November 25, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 16, 2023

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

Atlanta

Saturdays, Nov. 25 – Dec. 16, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Bring your camera and tell all of your holiday wishes to the big guy clad in green.

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December 2023

Carols in the Garden

December 2, 2023 @ 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:45 am on Saturday, repeating until December 16, 2023

An event every week that begins at 11:45 am on Saturday, repeating until December 16, 2023

One event on December 2, 2023 at 11:45 am

Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States
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Saturdays, Dec. 2 - 16; 10:45 and 11:45 a.m. Enjoy festive holiday music sung by Atlanta's premiere carolers, the Tinseltones.

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Winter Wonderland Day Camps

December 18, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until December 22, 2023

One event on January 2, 2024 at 9:00 am

Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States
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Cozy up and discover the wonders of winter at the Atlanta Botanical Garden!

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January 2024

SOLD OUT: Young Sprouts

January 17 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Wednesday, repeating until February 7, 2024

Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States
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Jan. 17 - Feb. 7 Join Ms. Ally for fun activities inspired by the winter season that will spark your child’s imagination.

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March 2024

Vanilla Sunday

March 3 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Surround yourself with the aromas and flavors of vanilla during a celebration of the orchid that yields this delicious spice!

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Sprouting Scientists

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

Atlanta

Little ones can be scientists too! Bring your toddler to discover the fabulous world of plants and animals.

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Drop-In Family Program: Natural Egg Dyeing

March 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on March 30, 2024 at 10:00 am

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

Atlanta

Certain plants contain powerful dyes that create stunning colors. Join us in this interactive program to learn more about these plants and decorate three vibrant eggs.

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April 2024

Spring Break Science Camp

April 1 - April 3
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

April 1 - 3 : Spring into science at the Garden, and experiment with plant engineering, adaptations, and seasonal changes.

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Garden Playtime

April 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until October 29, 2024

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

Atlanta

Tuesdays, 10 a.m. - noon: Introduce your little one to the joys of nature! Make artistic creations connected to the garden surroundings.

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Spring Break Family Fun

April 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until April 5, 2024

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

Atlanta

April 1 - 5: Visit the Garden and enjoy the wonders of springtime with fun and seasonal family activities.

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CANCELLED: Garden Playtime

April 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Atlanta

Tuesdays, 10 a.m. - noon: Introduce your little one to the joys of nature! Make artistic creations connected to the garden surroundings.

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Storybook Time

April 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:05 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2024

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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Drop-In Kids Gardening Activity

April 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until September 25, 2024

Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States
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Wednesdays, March - Sept.: Join us for a kid-friendly gardening activity, such as seed planting, watering, or harvesting.

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Garden Grooves

April 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:05 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until October 31, 2024

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

Atlanta

Thursdays, 10 and 10:45 a.m.: Get ready to wiggle and warble! Join us for songs and dances inspired by the beautiful outdoors.

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Frog Feeding

April 13 @ 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

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

Atlanta

Saturdays at 10 a.m.: Drop by the Fuqua Conservatory Lobby to watch the conservation team tend to the rare and endangered amphibians on display at the Garden.

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