Events

Monthly Calendar

February 28, 2015 - March 28, 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

Beaks and Barks
Saturday January 17, 2015 - Saturday February 28, 2015
In the Garden

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. Enjoy a walk with your dog or grab your binoculars (and camera) and head down to the Lewis Birding Trail.

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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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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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Giveback Day
Saturday February 28, 2015 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Enjoy complimentary admission to the Garden when you bring donations to support the Huntsville Humane Society.

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Spring Wreaths & Punch: Ladies Evening with Friends
Friday March 13, 2015 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Nichols Arbor

Join us for a special evening with hors d’oeuvres and punch as we craft a beautiful wreath.

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Raptor Show
Wednesday March 25, 2015
Boeing-Toyota Amphitheatre

See some of the most amazing and majestic birds of prey. Shows at 11 am and 1 pm

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Camps and Classes

Hikes for Tykes
Saturday February 28, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 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: Leprechauns
Friday March 13, 2015 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Boeing Education Center

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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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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Adult Classes

Suet Recipes & Log Feeders Make n Take
Saturday February 28, 2015 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Anderson Education Center Classroom

Learn how to make these unique bird feeders.

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Plant ID Walk: Mathews Nature Trail
Saturday March 21, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Mark and Linda Smith Patio

Enjoy a guided walk through the glorious spring wildflower display of the Mathews Nature Trail.

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Calendar

Living Art Bonsai Society Meeting
Tuesday March 3, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Anderson Education Center Classroom

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Federated Garden Clubs of Huntsville and Madison County Meeting
Wednesday March 4, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Boeing Education Classroom

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North Alabama Daylily Society Meeting
Saturday March 7, 2015 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Anderson Education Center Classroom

The speaker will be Dan Trimmer.

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Garden Board of Directors Meeting
Monday March 9, 2015 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Murray Hall

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Huntsville Fern Society Meeting
Tuesday March 10, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Anderson Education Center Classroom

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Master Gardeners of North Alabama Meeting
Thursday March 12, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Murray Hall

Speaker Richard Cleve on organic gardening.

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Madison County Beekeepers Society Meeting
Thursday March 12, 2015 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Anderson Education Center Classroom

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Heart of Dixie Orchid Society Meeting
Monday March 16, 2015 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Anderson Education Center Classroom

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Gourd Patch Meeting
Tuesday March 17, 2015 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Anderson Education Center Classroom

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Garden Guild Meeting
Wednesday March 18, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Nichols Arbor

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North Alabama Mushroom Society Meeting
Thursday March 19, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Anderson Education Center Classroom

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Hosta Society of North Alabama Meeting
Monday March 23, 2015 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Anderson Education Center Classroom

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Huntsville Herb Society Meeting
Thursday March 26, 2015 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Anderson Education Center Classroom