Classes & Education

The Garden inspires everyone to grow with classes and lectures available to visitors of all ages. Don’t miss your chance to hear from the Garden's celebrated experts.

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Well-Seasoned Chef

MAY – OCTOBER: Join Atlanta’s most popular chefs for an intimate and relaxing culinary experience. Learn from the best as they prepare a four-part small plates menu featuring food responsibly harvested from local farmers and the Garden.

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The Lou Glenn Children's Garden

Grow, splash, play and learn about the plant world with your kids in Lou Glenn Children’s Garden – a beloved family destination since 1999.

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Adult Classes

Refine your gardening skills, become an artist and more.

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Kids Programming

Weekly events, special performances and popular annual programs connect your children with the natural world.

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School Programs

Prepare for a field trip to the Garden or enhance your classroom activities.

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Upcoming Classes

January 29

Orchids for Beginners I

Atlanta

Of all orchid species, Phalaenopsis and Paphiopedilum require care most similar ...

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February 01

Beekeeping: Getting Started

Atlanta

Time to get your garden buzzing? Learn the basics of honeybee biology, beehive m...

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February 05

Storybook Time

Atlanta

Listen to stories about bees, butterflies, frogs and flowers. Meet in Children's...

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February 11

Intermediate Drawing in Black & White

Atlanta

Using basic black and white drawing materials, the continuing drawing students e...

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Libraries

Explore the Sheffield Botanical Library and Orchid Reference Library collections. The librarian is happy to provide reference assistance at the Garden, by phone or by email.

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