Huntsville
52°
clear sky
humidity: 37%
wind: 6mph NE
H 52 • L 47
67°
Thu

Event Calendar

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
2
Homeschool K – 8th March 12:00 pm
Homeschool K – 8th March
Mar 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
March: Sunlight Session 1: Sunlight/light Light from the sun plays a critical role in life on our planet.  Students will discover how light travels and the effects of sunlight on the planet for all living and non-living things. K-2nd:    … Continue reading
3
4
Spend a Sustainable Day at the Garden! 9:00 am
Spend a Sustainable Day at the Garden!
Mar 4 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
The 2nd Annual Art of Sustainable Science Kindergarten to 12th Grade All Public, Private, and Homeschool Students are welcome. FREE…but with limited space! Register no later than February 21, 2017 The Huntsville Botanical Garden is excited to invite your student … Continue reading
Botanical Illustration Art Pencil 2 9:30 am
Botanical Illustration Art Pencil 2
Mar 4 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Pencil 1 Prerequisite for Pencil 2 classes Instructor Frank Andrus, Certified Botanical Illustrator Members $40, Non-members $50 per class Material List for Pencil 2 Intermediate drawing classes where participants will learn the skills to produce clear, accurate pencil drawings.  Course … Continue reading
5
Native Tree Identification 12:30 pm
Native Tree Identification
Mar 5 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Want to learn how to ID native trees by using bark, twig, flower, fruit and leaf characteristics? This class will be a 6 week series on using combinations of diagnostic characteristics such as bark type, overall growth habit, and leaf … Continue reading
6
Botanical Illustration Art Classes, Color Layering, 1-5 9:30 am
Botanical Illustration Art Classes, Color Layering, 1-5
Mar 6 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
CL C1, CL C2, CL C3, CL C4, CL C5 March 6, March 10, March 18, March 25, March 29 9:30 AM-12:30 PM on March 6th, 18th, 25th, and 29th 1:00-4:00 PM on March 10th Instructor Frank Andrus, Certified Botanical Illustrator … Continue reading
7
8
9
10
Anita Hoodless
Anita Hoodless
Mar 10 – Jun 30 all-day
Anita Hoodless @ Guest Center
Watercolor artist Anita Hoodless paints a variety of subjects in an interpretive realistic style. Her large still lifes and florals reflect her love of bold color and strong value contrasts. She also enjoys painting the reflective qualities of glass and … Continue reading
Spring Showers
Spring Showers
Mar 10 – Apr 30 all-day
Spring Showers @ Purdy Butterfly House
This exhibit will most likely change the way we feel about those gloomy rainy days. Come experience the Purdy Butterfly House in a brand new way! Hundreds of vibrant umbrellas will float above the greenery, trails and turtles of the … Continue reading
Seeds to Sprouts 10:00 am
Seeds to Sprouts
Mar 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Seeds to Sprouts @ Anderson Education Classroom
Enjoy exciting stories, crafts, learning activities, and walks (weather permitting) in the Garden with your little Sprout! Each class explores a different topic to get your little one experiencing nature and all it has to offer. All classes will be … Continue reading
Botanical Illustration Art Classes, Color Layering, 1-5 1:00 pm
Botanical Illustration Art Classes, Color Layering, 1-5
Mar 10 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
CL C1, CL C2, CL C3, CL C4, CL C5 March 6, March 10, March 18, March 25, March 29 9:30 AM-12:30 PM on March 6th, 18th, 25th, and 29th 1:00-4:00 PM on March 10th Instructor Frank Andrus, Certified Botanical Illustrator … Continue reading
11
Vegetable Gardening for Beginners 10:00 am
Vegetable Gardening for Beginners
Mar 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Vegetable Gardening for Beginners @ Murray Hall
Register Here Niki Sothers, HBG Director of Horticulture will guide you through the process of designing and planting your best vegetable garden ever!  With a few basic principles you’ll be on your way to creating that much coveted personal picking … Continue reading
12
13
Spring Break Camp 9:00 am
Spring Break Camp
Mar 13 @ 9:00 am – Mar 17 @ 4:30 pm
Showers of Fun in the Garden For children 6 to 13 years old rising Kindergarten through 6th Grade Instructors – Misty Hertzig & Elizabeth Franks Your child can come all week or you can pick your days. Each day will … Continue reading
Spring Break Activites
Spring Break Activites
Mar 13 – Mar 17 all-day
Spring Break Activites
Educator Day in the Garden Calling all Teachers! Monday, March 13 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Register Here Free Event On Monday, March 13, during spring break week, all local teachers are invited to a free educator day to view … Continue reading
Educator Day in the Garden 10:00 am
Educator Day in the Garden
Mar 13 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Calling all Teachers! Register Here Free Event On Monday, March 13, during spring break week, all local teachers are invited to a free educator day to view our new garden inhabitants. All teachers are welcome to bring one guest for … Continue reading
14
Huntsville Blooms
Huntsville Blooms
Mar 14 – Apr 29 all-day
Huntsville Blooms
Our beautiful outdoor spaces take center stage during March and April. Spring-blooming trees, shrubs, and perennials are highlighted by colorful bulbs and special flowering displays. We hope you’ll join us for favorite spring events, such as Night of 1000 Flowers, … Continue reading
The Learning Barn 10:00 am
The Learning Barn
Mar 14 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
The Learning Barn @ Enchanted Forest
Fall Break Activities Tickets on sale at the Shoppe at the Garden “So it is a petting experience… the people can come in and touch all the animals, but we like to try to let them leave with learning something … Continue reading
15
Raptor Show 11:00 am
Raptor Show
Mar 15 @ 11:00 am
Raptor Show @ Boeing-Toyota Amphitheater
Spring Break Activities 11:00 AM Session – Register Here  1:00 PM Session – Register Here  Show is still on! Dress warm, bring blankets, will be a great show!  Get ready to soar! Mark your calendars to join us when the … Continue reading
16
Huntsville Madison Public Library Puppet Show 11:00 am
Huntsville Madison Public Library Puppet Show
Mar 16 @ 11:00 am
Huntsville Madison Public Library Puppet Show @ Arbor
Children throughout Madison County delight in the HMCPL Puppet Troupe’s productions of popular stories, songs, and tall tales. These shows bring stories to life to promote literacy in a fun, accessible, and entertaining way. During spring break week the troupe … Continue reading
17
Shamrock Shindig for Kids 10:00 am
Shamrock Shindig for Kids
Mar 17 @ 10:00 am
Shamrock Shindig for Kids @ Herb Garden
Spring Break Activities 10:00 AM Session – Sold Out  11:30 AM Session – Register Here Bring your little leprechauns to the O’Herb Garden this St. Patrick’s Day. Look for hidden shamrocks, some with magically awesome prizes! Green lemonade, goodies, crafts and face … Continue reading
18
Botanical Illustration Art Classes, Color Layering, 1-5 9:30 am
Botanical Illustration Art Classes, Color Layering, 1-5
Mar 18 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
CL C1, CL C2, CL C3, CL C4, CL C5 March 6, March 10, March 18, March 25, March 29 9:30 AM-12:30 PM on March 6th, 18th, 25th, and 29th 1:00-4:00 PM on March 10th Instructor Frank Andrus, Certified Botanical Illustrator … Continue reading
19
20
21
22
23
24
Seeds to Sprouts 10:00 am
Seeds to Sprouts
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Seeds to Sprouts @ Anderson Education Classroom
Enjoy exciting stories, crafts, learning activities, and walks (weather permitting) in the Garden with your little Sprout! Each class explores a different topic to get your little one experiencing nature and all it has to offer. All classes will be … Continue reading
25
Botanical Illustration Art Classes, Color Layering, 1-5 9:30 am
Botanical Illustration Art Classes, Color Layering, 1-5
Mar 25 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
CL C1, CL C2, CL C3, CL C4, CL C5 March 6, March 10, March 18, March 25, March 29 9:30 AM-12:30 PM on March 6th, 18th, 25th, and 29th 1:00-4:00 PM on March 10th Instructor Frank Andrus, Certified Botanical Illustrator … Continue reading
Invasive Plant Species ID and Control 1:00 pm
Invasive Plant Species ID and Control
Mar 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Invasive Plant Species ID and Control @ Murray Hall
Register Here Soos Weber, local ecologist and active member of the Alabama Invasive Plant Council (ALIPC), will identify invasive plants now found in the Tennessee Valley.  As exotic non-native species move in native plant species become crowded causing less diversity … Continue reading
Brews & Blooms 5:00 pm
Brews & Blooms
Mar 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Brews & Blooms
Every spring the Garden comes to life with stunning blooms during the Huntsville Blooms Festivals. In spring the Garden comes to life with stunning blooms during the Huntsville Blooms Festival.The Garden will host the first annual Brews and Blooms event … Continue reading
26
27
28
Homeschool K – 8th March 12:00 pm
Homeschool K – 8th March
Mar 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
March: Sunlight Session 1: Sunlight/light Light from the sun plays a critical role in life on our planet.  Students will discover how light travels and the effects of sunlight on the planet for all living and non-living things. K-2nd:    … Continue reading
29
Botanical Illustration Art Classes, Color Layering, 1-5 9:30 am
Botanical Illustration Art Classes, Color Layering, 1-5
Mar 29 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
CL C1, CL C2, CL C3, CL C4, CL C5 March 6, March 10, March 18, March 25, March 29 9:30 AM-12:30 PM on March 6th, 18th, 25th, and 29th 1:00-4:00 PM on March 10th Instructor Frank Andrus, Certified Botanical Illustrator … Continue reading
30
Homeschool K – 8th March 12:00 pm
Homeschool K – 8th March
Mar 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
March: Sunlight Session 1: Sunlight/light Light from the sun plays a critical role in life on our planet.  Students will discover how light travels and the effects of sunlight on the planet for all living and non-living things. K-2nd:    … Continue reading
31


Sign up to stay in touch!

Sign up to get interesting news and updates delivered to your inbox.









Subscribe!