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Well-Seasoned Chef Series

Atlanta

Select Tuesdays
in April, May, September and October
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Join Atlanta’s finest farm-to-table chefs for an intimate culinary experience in the Edible Garden Outdoor Kitchen.

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Drawing Orchids in Black and White

In Black and White

Atlanta

Tuesdays, June 12 - July 17
10 a.m. - 1 p.m. OR 6 - 9 p.m.
No class week of July 4th

Explore the contrast and shades of the Orchid family. Students start by drawing from black and white reproductions of orchids for shading studies, then move on to work from live orchid stems.

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Practical Beekeeping

A Hands-On Approach

Atlanta

Saturday, June 16
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Early spring is the best time to get started with this very satisfying hobby. Students learn the basics of honeybee biology, beehive maintenance and beekeeping equipment. Learn by working hands-on with the Garden beehives

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Growing and Using Herbs

Gainesville

Saturday, June 23
10 - 11:30 a.m.

Growing an herb garden in Georgia has its challenges, and this class offers methods of successful herb gardening in the Atlanta area.

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Orchids for Beginners I

Phalaenopsis and Paphiopedilum

Atlanta

Saturday, June 23
10 a.m. - noon

Orchids generally can be divided into two broad groups that dictate cultural requirements. Examine how to grow these plants and their relatives in the typical home environment.

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Tai Chi in the Garden

Atlanta

Saturdays, July 7 - September 8
Beginner, 9:15 - 10:15 a.m. OR Intermediate, 10:15 - 11:15 a.m.

The Garden is a beautiful and relaxing place to begin your weekend. Learn this ancient Chinese exercise form, designed to increase flexibility and balance.

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Garden Reptiles and Amphibians

and Amphibians

Atlanta

Wednesday, July 18
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Gardening is not only therapeutic for people, but also a great way to improve urban habitats for
common reptiles and amphibians.

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Drawing Orchids in Color Pencil

In Colored Pencil

Atlanta

Tuesdays, July 24 - August 21
10 a.m. - 1 p.m. OR 6 - 9 p.m.

Explore the exquisite and varied colorations of the Orchid family. Students start by drawing from color reproductions of orchids for color studies, then move on to work from live orchid stems.

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Edible Gardening for Beginners

for Beginners

Atlanta

Wednesday, Aug. 8
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Grow your own healthy and delicious food! In this beginners’ course, learn basics and best practices for setting up a low-maintenance, high-yield garden without using lots of chemicals.

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Drawing Trees

Drawing in Black and White

Atlanta

Tuesdays, August 28 - September 25
10 a.m. - 1 p.m. OR 6 - 9 p.m.

Celebrate trees by learning to draw them with pencil, pen, marker and charcoal.

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