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March 2019

March Friends First FridayAlice H. Richards Children’s Garden: Celebrate Children.

March 1, 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Visitor Center & Conservatory – Gardenside Room, State Botanical Garden of Georgia Athens, GA 30605 United States + Google Map

Alice H. Richards Children’s Garden: Celebrate Children. Celebrate Nature. $12 General Admission, $10 Members (Includes Breakfast) Register Online     The construction is over and the landscape is being filled in the Alice H. Richards Children’s Garden. Join Cora Keber,…

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Garden TravelsOrchid Diversity and Conservation in Ecuador span>

March 5, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Day Chapel, State Botanical Garden of Georgia Athens, 30605 United States + Google Map

Orchid Diversity & Conservation in Equador $10 General Admission, Free for Members Register Online     UGA Alum Alex Reynolds is the director of Siempre Verde reserve in the northwest Andes of Ecuador. He will discuss orchid diversity in the…

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Friends Spring Trip Gibbs Gardens

March 20, 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Main Parking Lot, State Botanical Garden of Georgia Athens, 30605 United States + Google Map

Friends Spring Trip $60 Non Members, $50 Members Online Registration Full   Registration deadline is March 6, 2019, contact us about any wait list options. Gibbs Gardens began in 1980 as a dream of Jim Gibbs, founder and President of…

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Life is Too Short For Boring PlantsThe New, Rare, and Just Plain Weird

March 29, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Garden Club of Georgia Terrace Room, State Botanical Garden of Georgia Athens, GA 30605 United States + Google Map

Life is Too Short for Boring Plants $20 Non Members, $10 Members & Students Register Online Why should our gardens all look the same?  This talk explores cutting edge plant material coming to market, great plants that have been overlooked…

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Friends Annual MeetingGardening in the South

March 29, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Visitor Center & Conservatory, State Botanical Garden of Georgia Athens, GA 30605 United States + Google Map

Friends Annual Meeting $10 General Admission, Members Free - Registration Deadline March 22, 2019 Register Online     The Friends Annual Business Meeting will be held at 5:30 pm in the Gardenside Room prior to the Gardening in the South…

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April 2019

April Friends First FridayIt’s Spring Plant Sale Time!

April 5, 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Visitor Center & Conservatory – Gardenside Room, State Botanical Garden of Georgia Athens, GA 30605 United States + Google Map

It’s Spring Plant Sale Time! $12 General Admission, $10 Members Register Online     Join members of the SBG Horticulture staff as they preview the upcoming spring plant sale. Learn about the plants that will be available and pick up…

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Tuesday Breakaway

April 9, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Alice H. Richards Childrens Garden, State Botanical Garden of Georgia Athens, GA 30605 United States + Google Map

Tuesday Breakaway  - Alice H. Richards Children's Garden $20 General Admission, $10 Member Admission, $5 Child Admission One complementary child ticket with each adult ticket purchased Register Online     Where do you go to relax after a busy weekday?…

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May 2019

May Friends First FridayLet’s Ramble

May 10, 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Visitor Center & Conservatory – Gardenside Room, State Botanical Garden of Georgia Athens, GA 30605 United States + Google Map

let's ramble $12 General Admission, $10 Members Register online From March through November the Nature Ramblers walk through the garden to learn about and photograph flora and fauna in the natural areas of the garden. These informal walks are a…

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