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October 2022

Warm-Season Grasses of the Georgia Piedmont Certificate in Native Plants

October 7, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Vistor Center & Conservatory Adult Classroom, State Botanical Garden Athens,GA30605United States + Google Map
$50

Certificate in Native Plants Elective: Warm Season Grasses of the Georgia Piedmont Fee: $50 Register Online Grasses are the most economically and ecologically important plant family but most of us know very little about them and fewer still know how…

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Plants We Love to Hate: Identifying and Controlling Exotic Pest Plants (Elective)

October 8, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Vistor Center & Conservatory Adult Classroom, State Botanical Garden Athens,GA30605United States
$50

Plants We Love to Hate: Identifying and Controlling Exotic Pest Plants (Elective) Fee: $50 Register Online   This workshop is an introduction to the identification and control of invasive, non-native pest plants. Students will learn about the major “offenders” in the…

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Fall Floral Design

October 9, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Visitor Center & Conservatory – Gardenside Room, State Botanical Garden of Georgia Athens,GA30605United States

Fall Floral Design Fee: $60 (includes all floral materials) Register Online     This workshop will teach you how to bring a flair to your floral arrangements by incorporating unusual and unexpected textures of the fall season. During this program,…

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Designing the Environmentally Responsive Landscape: A Nature-Inspired Approach

October 14, 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Visitor Center & Conservatory – Gardenside Room, State Botanical Garden of Georgia Athens,GA30605United States + Google Map

Fee: $140 Register here     This full-day, hands-on workshop is for individuals wishing to create garden designs that are stunning and earth-friendly. This course focuses on weaving ecologically sound concepts into traditional residential landscape design. In addition, this class…

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Managing Invasive Plants Certificate in Native Plants

October 15, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Gaskins Forest Education Center, 3359 Moore Sawmill Rd Alapaha,GA31622United States + Google Map

Certificate in Native Plants Elective: Managing Invasive Plants $50 Registration Fee Register Online     Whether you are managing your home garden, a public outdoor center or natural ecosystems, you will need to deal with invasive plants. Once you have…

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Grow Your Own Prairie in North Georgia Plants and Pollinators Specialization

October 22, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Vistor Center & Conservatory Adult Classroom, State Botanical Garden Athens,GA30605United States + Google Map

Plants and Pollinators Specialization: Grow your own Prairie in North Georgia Fee: $50 Register Online Prairies, meadows, savannas and woodlands were once an integral part of Georgia’s piedmont and mountain ecoregions. These habitats have nearly disappeared, but are now being…

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November 2022

Basic Botany: Lives of the Plants Core Course

November 1
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One event on November 12, 2022 at 1:00 pm

One event on November 14, 2022 at 6:00 pm

Virtual Lecture – Zoom, State Botanical Garden of Georgia Athens,GA30605United States

Basic Botany: Certificate in Native Plants Core Course $105 Registration Fee Register Online Explore the biology of plants in this introduction to general plant anatomy, morphology, physiology, evolution and development. This course presents the fundamental information about plants upon which…

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Basic Botany: Lives of the Plants Core Course

November 12, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on November 12, 2022 at 1:00 pm

One event on November 14, 2022 at 6:00 pm

Virtual Lecture – Zoom, State Botanical Garden of Georgia Athens,GA30605United States

Basic Botany: Certificate in Native Plants Core Course $105 Registration Fee Register Online Explore the biology of plants in this introduction to general plant anatomy, morphology, physiology, evolution and development. This course presents the fundamental information about plants upon which…

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Basic Botany: Lives of the Plants Core Course

November 14, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on November 12, 2022 at 1:00 pm

One event on November 14, 2022 at 6:00 pm

Virtual Lecture – Zoom, State Botanical Garden of Georgia Athens,GA30605United States

Basic Botany: Certificate in Native Plants Core Course $105 Registration Fee Register Online Explore the biology of plants in this introduction to general plant anatomy, morphology, physiology, evolution and development. This course presents the fundamental information about plants upon which…

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December 2022

Holiday Décor: Wreaths and More!

December 3, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Porcelain and Decorative Arts Museum – Classroom, 2450 S. Milledge Ave. Athens,GA30605United States + Google Map

Fee: $30; Swag is a $15 add-on Register Online This workshop will teach you how to embrace the coming winter season by bringing the colors of the holidays into your home. You will learn to craft a festive wreath or…

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January 2023

Athens Beginners Beekeeping Seminar

January 14, 2023, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Porcelain and Decorative Arts Museum – Classroom, 2450 S. Milledge Ave. Athens,GA30605United States + Google Map

Fee: $65 (includes lunch) Register Online     Beekeeping is a complex and fascinating pursuit with plenty to learn and sweet rewards! If you are interested in becoming a beekeeper yourself, this comprehensive seminar featuring Georgia Master Beekeepers and industry…

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