Events

Monthly Calendar

November 1, 2014 - November 29, 2014

“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

Galaxy of Lights
Friday November 14, 2014 - Saturday January 3, 2015

Don't miss North Alabama's favorite holiday tradition! Galaxy of Lights is a holiday light extravaganza featuring larger-than-life animated light displays. See Santa soaring over a delightful winter village. Nursery rhyme characters dance and frolic among traditional scenes of the season. And, best of all, experience the magic of the twinkling icicle forest. Galaxy of Lights is the perfect holiday treat for the young and young-at-heart.

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Events

Sips & Sounds...Celebrate the Season
Thursday November 6, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Nichols Arbor

Celebrate the season as we taste unique and delightful wines, sparking wines, Champagnes and mulled wine that are perfect for serving at your holiday parties.

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Girls' Night Out: Fall Flameless Candles
Thursday November 13, 2014 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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Camps and Classes

Seeds to Sprouts: Acorns
Friday November 7, 2014 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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Seeds to Sprouts: Corn
Friday November 21, 2014 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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Adult Classes

Native Azalea Seed Gathering
Saturday November 1, 2014 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Boeing Education Classroom

Learn how to collect native azalea seeds and store them until the proper germination time.

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Plant ID Walk: Fall Foliage
Sunday November 2, 2014 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Mark and Linda Smith Patio

Join the Garden's horticulture staff for a tour of Garden fall foliage highlights.

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Brines, Butters and Birds
Tuesday November 4, 2014 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Murray Hall

If your Thanksgiving turkey has been less than something to ‘give thanks for’ then come learn one sure-fire way to cook a juicy turkey for the holidays

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Beekeeping for the Homeowner
Saturday November 8, 2014 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Anderson Education Center Classroom

Learn all you need to know about beekeeping.

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Mushroom Hypertufa Class
Saturday November 8, 2014 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Grisham Pavilion

Learn while you make a hypertufa mushroom.

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YOUtopia Lunch & Learn: Composting
Thursday November 20, 2014 11:30 pm - 12:30 pm
Boeing Education Classroom

YOUtopia focuses on sharing sustainable solutions for our environment. Learn about composting.

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Rosemary Bread Make n Take
Saturday November 22, 2014 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Anderson Education Center Classroom

Learn to make delicious home-baked rosemary bread.

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Calendar

Living Art Bonsai Society Meeting
Tuesday November 4, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Boeing Education Classroom

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Federated Garden Clubs of Huntsville and Madison County Meeting
Wednesday November 5, 2014 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Boeing Education Classroom

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North Alabama Daylily Society Meeting
Sunday November 9, 2014 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Murray Hall

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Garden Board of Directors Meeting
Monday November 10, 2014 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Murray Hall