Events

Monthly Calendar

March 27, 2015 - April 24, 2015

“There’s Always Something Growing On” at Huntsville Botanical Garden!

Don't forget that some of our events and classes need volunteers! To see a list of volunteer opportunities,  go to the Volunteers page under Get Involved!


Festivals

Huntsville Blooms
Sunday March 15, 2015 - Thursday April 30, 2015

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. Welcoming French Flower Market-inspired displays include wooden flats of spring flowers, a
bicycle, and baskets of blooms. New activities and old favorites are being planned.

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Nature Connects: Art With LEGO® Bricks
Friday April 24, 2015 - Sunday July 26, 2015

Sculptures built by Sean Kenney with LEGO® bricks on display in the Garden.

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Events

William Thomas Art Exhibit
Saturday January 10, 2015 - Wednesday April 15, 2015
Boeing Education Center and Murray Hall

William Thomas's exhibit "En Masse" is on display.

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Bunny Bonanza
Saturday April 4, 2015

Easter egg hunt, games, refreshments and an Easter Parade

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Girls' Night Out: Cake Plate Garden Cloche
Friday April 10, 2015 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Anderson Education Center Classroom

Grab your best girlfriend and head to the Garden for an evening of fun and creativity. Make a take-home craft and enjoy light hors d’oeuvres. Beer and wine will be available for purchase.

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Night of A Thousand Flowers
Wednesday April 15, 2015 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Grisham Pavilion

Please join us in the Garden for an evening of food, drink & plant shopping at the Annual Member Spring Plant Sale Preview Party.

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Spring Plant Sale
Thursday April 16, 2015 - Sunday April 19, 2015
Grisham Pavilion

Members sale: April 16, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.;
Public Sale: April 17 & 18, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; April 19. 12-5 p.m.

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Meet & Greet Nature Connects Artist Reception
Friday April 24, 2015 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Nichols Arbor

Enjoy a special presentation by Sean Kenney and a mix and mingle time with the artist.

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Camps and Classes

Spring Break Camp: Exploring Connections with Nature
Monday March 23, 2015 - Friday March 27, 2015
Anderson Education Center

Spring Break Camp for K - 5th grade

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Seeds to Sprouts: Flowerpot Bird Feeders
Friday March 27, 2015 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Boeing Education Classroom

Enjoy stories, lessons, hands-on activities and guided tours of our garden areas.
This program is geared for children age 2-5.

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Hikes for Tykes
Saturday March 28, 2015 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Meet at the Garden Railway

Fresh Air Family and the Garden have partnered to bring you Hikes for Tykes, an outdoor environmental education program designed specifically for pre-school children. Guided walks will be offered the last Saturday of every month, January through October, 2015

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Seeds to Sprouts: Nature’s Builders
Friday April 10, 2015 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Anderson Education Center Classroom

Enjoy stories, lessons, hands-on activities and guided tours of our garden areas.
This program is geared for children age 2-5.

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Adult Classes

Plant ID Walk: Trillium Collection
Sunday March 29, 2015 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Mark and Linda Smith Patio

Enjoy a walk through the wildflowers to the Holmes Trillium Garden where Harold Holmes will share his knowledge of trilliums.

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Plant ID Walk: Bush Azalea Trail
Saturday April 11, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Mark and Linda Smith Patio

Enjoy a guided walk on the Bush Azalea Trail

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Pollinator Series Make n Take: Honey Bees
Sunday April 12, 2015 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Boeing Education Classroom

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Calendar

Federated Garden Clubs of Huntsville and Madison County Meeting
Wednesday April 1, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Boeing Education Classroom

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Living Art Bonsai Society Meeting
Tuesday April 7, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Anderson Education Center Classroom

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North Alabama Daylily Society Meeting
Sunday April 12, 2015 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Boeing Education Classroom

Jesse & Terah George will be our speakers

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Garden Board of Directors Meeting
Monday April 13, 2015 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Murray Hall

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Huntsville Fern Society Meeting
Tuesday April 14, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Boeing Education Classroom

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North Alabama Mushroom Society Meeting
Thursday April 16, 2015 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Anderson Education Center Classroom

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Heart of Dixie Orchid Society Meeting
Monday April 20, 2015 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Boeing Education Classroom

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Gourd Patch Meeting
Tuesday April 21, 2015 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Boeing Education Classroom

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Huntsville Herb Society Meeting
Thursday April 23, 2015 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Anderson Education Center Classroom