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Beaks & Barks
Beaks & Barks
Jan 14 – Feb 28 all-day
Beaks & Barks
Cool winter days during January and February are perfect for getting out of the house and enjoying the fresh air and sunshine in the Garden. For the birding enthusiasts, you’ll be able to explore the Lewis Birding Trail, included on … Continue reading
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Homeschool K – 8 February 12:00 pm
Homeschool K – 8 February
Feb 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
February: Birds – Why do they look like that? Session 1: It’s Alive! It’s Alive! Students will explore what characteristics make something living versus non-living in nature.  We will determine the needs of living things and how they provide for … Continue reading
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Heart Burlap Door Hanger – Girls Night Out 6:00 pm
Heart Burlap Door Hanger – Girls Night Out
Feb 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Heart Burlap Door Hanger - Girls Night Out @ Murray Hall
Ladies don’t miss this favorite craft class making Heart Burlap Door Hangers. We’ll supply the burlap, fun fabric and all materials needed to spark your creativity. Light appetizers and beverages served. Beer and wine available for purchase. Members $30  Non-Members … Continue reading
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Exclusive Behind The Scene Tour of HBG’s Propagation Greenhouse 10:00 am
Exclusive Behind The Scene Tour of HBG’s Propagation Greenhouse
Feb 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Exclusive Behind The Scene Tour of HBG’s Propagation Greenhouse
Sprouting Basics-Seed Germination Instructor, HBG’s NEW Greenhouse Propagation Manager Meet at the Garden Railway, 10 AM,  for an Exclusive Behind The Scene Tour of HBG’s propagation greenhouses Register for the Program Join our expert Garden staff for an educational and … Continue reading
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Native Tree Identification 12:30 pm
Native Tree Identification
Feb 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
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Botanical Illustration Art Pencil 2 9:30 am
Botanical Illustration Art Pencil 2
Feb 7 @ 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
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Seeds to Sprouts 10:00 am
Seeds to Sprouts
Feb 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
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Botanical Illustration Art Pencil 2 9:30 am
Botanical Illustration Art Pencil 2
Feb 11 @ 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
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Native Tree Identification 12:30 pm
Native Tree Identification
Feb 12 @ 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
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Homeschool K – 8 February 12:00 pm
Homeschool K – 8 February
Feb 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
February: Birds – Why do they look like that? Session 1: It’s Alive! It’s Alive! Students will explore what characteristics make something living versus non-living in nature.  We will determine the needs of living things and how they provide for … Continue reading
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Homeschool K – 8 February 12:00 pm
Homeschool K – 8 February
Feb 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
February: Birds – Why do they look like that? Session 1: It’s Alive! It’s Alive! Students will explore what characteristics make something living versus non-living in nature.  We will determine the needs of living things and how they provide for … Continue reading
Garden LOVE 6:00 pm
Garden LOVE
Feb 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Garden LOVE @ Arbor
You will LOVE this tasting! Sample delightful reds, crisp whites and an assortment of bubbly.  Tantalize your taste buds with gourmet appetizers.  Special Guest appearance by performers of Alabama Youth Ballet Sleeping Beauty! The Fresh Market’s Cheese Specialist will discuss … Continue reading
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The Great Backyard Bird Count
The Great Backyard Bird Count
Feb 17 – Feb 20 all-day
The Great Backyard Bird Count
Pick-up information in the Visitor’s Center, including a bird checklist, bird ID sheet and a Lewis Birding Trail Map to participate in the GBBC at HBG! As a Certified Wildlife Habitat, and an eBird hot spot, Huntsville Botanical Garden will … Continue reading
Seeds to Sprouts 10:00 am
Seeds to Sprouts
Feb 17 @ 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
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Lewis Birding Trail Virtual Tour 10:00 am
Lewis Birding Trail Virtual Tour
Feb 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Lewis Birding Trail Virtual Tour @ Murray Hall
Register Here Join us for a special birding workshop presented by local bird enthusiast Herb Lewis. Herb will share some secrets of creating a magnet for birds in your own backyard as well as taking you on a virtual tour … Continue reading
Paws and Prints 10:00 am
Paws and Prints
Feb 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Paws and Prints @ Grisham Pavillion
Purchase Tickets Use your dog’s paw print to create fun works of art. Paw print paintings use non-toxic paints and a ready to hang canvas. Paint flowers or abstract art to take home. These make wonderful gifts for the upcoming holidays! Water, light refreshments and dog … Continue reading
DOGA Dog Yoga 11:00 am
DOGA Dog Yoga
Feb 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
DOGA Dog Yoga @ Arbor
In Celebration of the Beaks & Barks Festival the Garden is hosting a Dog Yoga Class. Bring your furry friend, a yoga mat or towel and get ready to have some fun.  Bonnie Robertson, MSN, CRNP (Nurse Practitioner); a 500 … Continue reading
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Native Tree Identification 12:30 pm
Native Tree Identification
Feb 19 @ 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
Plant ID Walk-Attracting Birds To Your Garden 2:00 pm
Plant ID Walk-Attracting Birds To Your Garden
Feb 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Register Here Featuring plant collections with a walk in the Garden lead by Carol Lambdin, Landscape Architect. Carol will provide expert gardening advice on the best plants, including trees, used to attract birds. By selecting a variety of native plants … Continue reading
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Botanical Illustration Art Pencil 2 9:30 am
Botanical Illustration Art Pencil 2
Feb 25 @ 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
Hands-on Pruning Techniques, Including How to Properly Prune a Crepe Myrtle! 1:00 pm
Hands-on Pruning Techniques, Including How to Properly Prune a Crepe Myrtle!
Feb 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Taught by Niki Sothers, HBG Director of Horticulture Register for this Program This hands-on pruning class will help build your confidence and just in time for those late winter pruning projects in your own yard!  Niki Sothers will begin the … Continue reading
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Native Tree Identification 12:30 pm
Native Tree Identification
Feb 26 @ 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
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Homeschool K – 8th March 12:00 pm
Homeschool K – 8th March
Feb 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


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