Education

Camps and Classes

There are a variety of programs for children and teenagers at the Garden, including individual and family classes, camps for children, and birthday parties.

Please contact us on our new numbers:
Soozie Pline- spline@hsvbg.org or 256-837-4344
Misty Hertzig- mhertzig@hsvbg.org or 256-837-4104


Homeschool: Cold Blooded Reptiles
Tuesday August 19, 2014 - Wednesday August 20, 2014
Anderson Education Center Classroom

Homeschool program for grades K-2, 3-5 and 6-8.

Cold Blooded Reptiles

Students will meet a series of reptiles, representing the four major reptile families: crocodilians, turtles, lizards and snakes. Students will be able to identify some of the characteristics that make reptiles different from other animals. Students will be able to identify several species of reptiles native to their neighborhood and State.

K-2: August 19, 12-1:30 pm, Anderson Education Center
3-5: August 20, 12-1:30 pm, Anderson Education Center
6-8: August 20, 12-1:30 pm, Boeing Education Center


$8/Student Member; $10/Student Non-member
Reservations required. For reservation information and payment options, click here.

All of our new home school options align with curricula for K–2, 3–5, and 6-8. Each program uses the Garden’s 120 acres of developed and natural areas as a teaching classroom, while connecting to National Education Standards and the Alabama Course of Study.