Classes & Education

Shows for Seedlings

Enjoy a variety of live performances from some of Atlanta’s best storytellers, puppeteers, musicians and dance companies.

May - September
Every Friday at 10 a.m. and 10:45 a.m.

Shows for Seedlings has been moved to the Great Lawn under the shade of the elm trees.

Free with Garden admission; no registration required.


Shows for Seedlings returns May 2022 with a new lineup of exciting children's performers.

May 6:  "Bug-Snackin' Plants" with Jeanne Lyons and Friends
May 13:  "Bilingual Music for Families!" with Nathalia
May 20: "Jumpin' Jam" with Gail Burnett
May 27:  "Playtime Songs" with Ms. Patty
June 3: "Music Party" with Travis Murphy
June 10: "Interactive Songs and Stories" with Michael Levine
June 17: "Anasi and the Colorful Kente Cloth" with Jerry G. White
June 24: "Jammin' Junebugs" with Alyssa Easterly
July 1: "Happy Birthday, U.S.A.!" with Kay Rosenblum
July 8: “Festival of Colors" with Kahaaniya for Kids
July 15: "Watermelon Wiggles" with Alyssa Easterly
July 22: "Storm Bugs Rejoice! Learning Through Play and Literacy" with Ms. Ladybug
July 29: “Explore Chinese Dance" with Hwee-Eng Lee and Kerry Lee 
August 5: “Summer Magic" with Ken Scott
August 12: “Magical Creatures in a Magical Garden" with Mama Koku
August 19: “Bilingual Music for Families!" with Nathalia
August 26: “Musical Madness" with Greg Roth
September 2: "Butterfly Ballad" with Piccadilly Puppets
September 9: "Dance, a Universal Language" with Atlanta Dance Connection
September 16: "Anasi and the Colorful Kente Cloth" with Jerry G. White
September 23: "Scatty the Scarecrow" with Betty Ann Wylie
September 30: "Music Party" with Travis Murphy

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