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Adult Programs

The Garden provides a variety of opportunities for adults to expand their knowledge of plants and their place in nature. 

For questions about our Adult Programs, please contact or 256.830.4447 ext 253.

Current Programs

Understanding and Improving Garden Soils | Virtual class series

August 5, 12, 19 and 26 at 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Central Time

Over the course of four classes, your instructor, Bryce Lane, will help you understand basic soil principles and how to apply them in your garden. Topics will include how to improve the soil in your garden, steps for properly preparing a garden bed, ways to reduce fertilizer inputs, and guidelines for choosing the best compost. With this knowledge and these practical tips, you will be ready to improve the soil in your garden to maximize the growth of your plants like a pro!

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Leaf Castings | In-Person class

August 28 at 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Central Time

Leaf castings are a unique and impactful way to preserve the beauty of nature. Learn the steps and tricks to making these beautiful and natural pieces of art. This is a hands-on class, and all materials will be supplied. At the end of the class, you will take home a copy of the instructions and two leaf casts of your own! Plus, you are sure to be full of creative ideas for future leaf casts that will enhance your garden.

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