Join us at the Columbus Botanical Garden where you can discover hidden talents, cultivate your gardening skills, kindle your creativity or just have fun! The Garden offers year round programs and hands-on workshops in gardening, botanical arts, wellness, garden-to-table cooking and much more. For information about a class please call 706-327-8400. To register for a class, please click the link under the desired class. All classes require online registration.
2018 Programs & Workshops
Pre-registration deadline: Monday, September 10
Welcome your feathered friends this autumn with a wreath buffet! Using natural materials, participants will create a wreath certain to attract a variety of birds and also be an attractive addition to your garden décor! You will also learn about additional goodies that can be added to your wreath throughout autumn that birds will love! So, decorate your garden this season and welcome birds with a bird-feeding wreath! A grapevine wreath form and a variety of natural bird feeding materials will be provided. Please bring garden gloves and hand pruners. Seating is limited! Register early!
Program Cost: $40 per garden member / $45 per non-member
Family Activity: Pumpkin Painting – Saturday, October 6 (10 am to 12 pm)
Pre-registration deadline: Monday, October 1
Take your Halloween decorating to a whole new level with painted pumpkins! The perfect Halloween activity for kids of all ages, participants will enjoy creating artistic pumpkins with paint and a variety of fun embellishments. So, wear old clothes and bring your festive Halloween decorating talents to this fun family activity! Seating is limited! Register early! Pre-registration is required.
Program Cost: $20 per child/adult pair (members); $25 non-member child/adult pair; $7 per additional pumpkin
Pre-registration deadline: Monday, November 26
Get into the spirit of Christmas at the Columbus Botanical Garden! Join our floral design instructors at the Garden and let them inspire your Christmas creativity by demonstrating how to create a lush natural evergreen wreath — sure to make your home beautiful and bright for the holidays! After the demonstrations, participants, using an eclectic mix of fresh greenery, berries and garden highlights, will be able to create their own evergreen Christmas wreath —certain to add festive cheer to the holiday season! All supplies (straw wreath forms, pins, wire, etc.) will be provided, including an abundance of fresh greenery and natural materials. Bring pruning shears and garden gloves. Dress in clothing that can get messy. You are welcome to bring materials to decorate your wreath (glitter, ornaments, ribbon for bow making, etc.). Seating is limited!
Program Cost: $40 members / $45 non-members