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Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE

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1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States

December 2019

Fairyland Trolley

December 13 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 1, 2020

Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE, 1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States

Gainesville

Choo choo! All aboard for model-train trolley fun in the Gainesville Garden.

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Holiday Tree Trail

December 13 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until January 5, 2020

Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE, 1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States

Gainesville

Join us for the Gainesville Garden's first Holiday Tree Trail!

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Storytime & Budding Artists

December 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2028

Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE, 1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States
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Gainesville

Young children are invited to enjoy weekly stories and create seasonal works of art centered around nature and the gardens in Gainesville.

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January 2020

Dreaming of Spring

January 25, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE, 1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States

Gainesville

This workshop will jump-start your creative side to thinking about spring flowers in the Garden!

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February 2020

Orchid Collage

February 13, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE, 1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States

Gainesville

Orchids are one of the largest and diverse plant family in the world. Create a display of them through collage in this 2-day workshop.

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Basic Pruning – With an Emphasis on our Garden Plant Collection

February 15, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE, 1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States

Gainesville

A detailed discussion of pruning principles precedes a discussion on maple tree pruning in particular. This popular class will include a demo on pruning techniques.

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March 2020

Dragon Inspired Art

March 14, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE, 1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States

Gainesville

Using Desmond the Dragon in our children’s garden as a focus, children can create fairy tale dragons. Let your imagination come to life as we learn how to draw and paint them!

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Take Great Pictures! – Photography Basics

March 19, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE, 1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States

Gainesville

This photography course is designed to help you take great pictures and discover how to use the camera you have – no matter how fancy or simple it is.

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Capturing Tulips Workshop

March 20, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE, 1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States

Gainesville

Bring your favorite medium to work in, pastels, color pencils, watercolor or pencil and sketchbook. Wander the paths and focus on the tulips in bloom to create a work of art.

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Spring Container Gardening

March 28, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE, 1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States

Gainesville

Explore the basics of container gardening with a focus on plant selections and design tips for the spring season.

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April 2020

A Walking Tour through the Garden

April 11, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE, 1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States

Gainesville

Join a member of the Horticulture team and take an informative stroll through the Garden and take in all that spring has to offer!

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Landscape Painting with Palette Knife

April 23, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE, 1911 Sweetbay Drive
Gainesville, GA 30501 United States

Gainesville

This fun class will focus on how to use a palette knife with acrylic paint. Explore the textural possibilities when using a painting knife.

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