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Alice H. Richards Children’s Garden Grand Opening

March 23, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Join us for the first of many wonderful Spring Celebrations, to mark the Grand Opening of Alice H. Richards Children’s Garden.  Activities and free play will fill every part of this much-anticipated destination which is loaded with learning adventures relating Georgia’s natural history and resources.  The Theater-in-the-Woods stage will inspire families with rotating performances throughout the day from your favorite artist including Allegro Music School, Canopy, DanceFX, Center City Movement among others.  Food trucks will be onsite with refreshments available for purchase throughout the day.  Be ready to get your hands dirty, enjoy community and learn about what makes our state so unique by beginning your Garden Earth Explorers passport in this new playscape!


Schedule of Performances for the Day

TimePerformance Group
9:30 a.m.Allegro
10:15 a.m.DanceFX
10:45 a.m.Keppner Boxing
11:15 a.m.Center City Ballet and Movement Arts
11:45 a.m.Bot Garden acoustic ensemble
12:30 p.m.French Horn and Trumpet Solo
1:15 p.m.Suzuki violin group
2:00 p.m.Ukulele Philharmonic
2:45 p.m. Education Department Ramblers
3:30 p.m.MrJordanMrTonks


More about our Performers


March 23
9:00 am - 4:00 pm


State Botanical Garden Children’s Garden
State Botanical Garden of Georgia Athens, GA 30605 United States + Google Map


Botanical Garden Education Department: Childrens Programs

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