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Gainesville Member Day

All Garden Members are invited to experience a fun day at the Gainesville Garden! Enjoy family games and activities, face painting, surprise live entertainment, and a complimentary lemonade! Then, have even more fun exploring the garden, and playing in the Ada Mae Pass Ivester Children’s Garden. Guest passes are accepted… Read More

Gainesville Garden Open:
Monday, July 4

The Gainesville Garden is open to the public from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. (last entry at 5 p.m.) on Monday, July 4 in celebration of the Independence Day holiday. Timed tickets are required for non-members. Explore the Garden map, learn more about our offerings and get ready for an… Read More

Hammered Flower Watercolor Discovery Station Event

Turn fresh blooms and leaves into works of art. This walk up event allows you to create your own art piece to take home made with just flowers and a hammer. This hammering technique makes it so easy to transfer bright blooms onto watercolor paper. Please note that children under… Read More

Hall County School Reading Rocket Bus

This amazing converted bus offers free books to children of all ages. It encourages a lifelong love of reading. Hall County students can receive a discounted ticket with proof of ID through their printed or digital Infinite Campus ID card. The Reading Rocket Bus will be visiting four days this… Read More

Hall County School Reading Rocket Bus

This amazing converted bus offers free books to children of all ages. It encourages a lifelong love of reading. Hall County students can receive a discounted ticket with proof of ID through their printed or digital Infinite Campus ID card. The Reading Rocket Bus will be visiting four days this… Read More

Hall County School Reading Rocket Bus

This amazing converted bus offers free books to children of all ages. It encourages a lifelong love of reading. Hall County students can receive a discounted ticket with proof of ID through their printed or digital Infinite Campus ID card. The Reading Rocket Bus will be visiting four days this… Read More

Hall County School Reading Rocket Bus

This amazing converted bus offers free books to children of all ages. It encourages a lifelong love of reading. Hall County students can receive a discounted ticket with proof of ID through their printed or digital Infinite Campus ID card. The Reading Rocket Bus will be visiting four days this… Read More

Elachee Nature Science Center Animal Encounter

Listen and learn about a friendly snake and curious turtle as Elachee Nature Science Center presents an up close look at these amazing animals. When:¬†Saturday, July 2, 11:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. (or immediately following The Buzz on Honey Bees show)… Read More

A Year in the Life of a Bird

The Atlanta Botanical Garden, Gainesville is home to over 100 different species of birds. Explore the life of one of these throughout the year. Learn about migration, mating, and more in this unique class. Schedule: Friday, August 5, 11 a.m. – noon Fee: $34 ($29 Members) Deadline: August… Read More

Gardening for Pollinators

Pollinators play a pivotal role in our ecosystems. They come in all shapes and sizes and are constantly threatened due to many factors. Come learn how to create a safe place for these creatures to thrive in your own garden. Schedule: Saturday, August 20, 10 a.m. – noon Fee:… Read More