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GARDENING EVENTS FOR November 2016

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Orphan Plant Sale

Date: 05 November 2016 - 05 November 2016
Time: 9am - 5pm
Cost: FREE
Location: 4256 Earney Rd, Woodstock, GA 30188
Phone: (770) 442-3901

Details:

Those who know us, know what a great event this is. For you newbies, we reduce the price on many plants, trees, and accessories to make room for our Christmas Trees.

House Plants: Sweet and Simple

Date: 08 November 2016 - 08 November 2016
Time: 700p - 800p
Cost: free
Location: South Cobb Regional Library
Phone: (770) 528-4070

Details:

Cobb Master Gardeners present Gardeners’ Night Out with Lallie Hayes, Cobb MG
Even if you don’t have a “green thumb” or garden where outdoor gardening is not possible, this presentation will explain how you can enjoy foliage and flowers 12 months a year by cultivating houseplants.

Growing Fruit in Georgia

Date: 09 November 2016 - 09 November 2016
Time: 7:00PM - 8:30PM
Cost: FREE
Location: Alpharetta Engineering /Public Works Department, 1790 Hembree Road, Alpharetta, GA 30023
Phone: (678) 297-6200

Details:

This is the best time of year to plant fruit trees and shrubs. Their roots can start getting established over the winter. This class will cover fruit trees, brambles (raspberry), blueberries, strawberries, and grapes.We will talk about selection, planting, pruning, disease and pest control, and harvesting. This class is run by the Fulton County Extension, North Fulton Master Gardeners and the Alpharetta Natural Resources Commission.

Thyme to Read Book Club

Date: 11 November 2016 - 11 November 2016
Time: 1015a - 1130a
Cost: free
Location: Cobb County Water Lab, 660 S Cobb Dr & Atlanta Rd
Phone: (770) 998-8737

Details:

Author Charles Seabrook will discuss his novel Cumberland Island: Strong Women and Wild Horses, facilitator Beth St Jean.

Pressed Flowers

Date: 11 November 2016 - 11 November 2016
Time: 1200noon - 100p
Cost: free
Location: Cobb County Water Lab, 660 S Cobb Dr & Atlanta Rd
Phone: (770) 528-4070

Details:

Bring your lunch and join Cobb County Master Gardeners at Lunch & Learn with Becky Blades, Cobb MG. Becky presents tips on collecting, pressing, and using the pressed flowers for gift giving.

Right Tool for the Job & Seasonal Pruning

Date: 12 November 2016 - 12 November 2016
Time: 11:00 AM
Cost: FREE
Location: 4256 Earney Rd, Woodstock, GA 30188
Phone: (770) 442-3901

Details:

Join us to learn what tool to use for certain pruning jobs. We will also discuss what to prune now as we head into winter. Free, Call to RSVP.

S’mores for All

Date: 13 November 2016 - 13 November 2016
Time: 5-7 p.m.
Cost: Free
Location: Edgewood Community Learning Garden, 1503 Hardee St., Atlanta, GA 30307
Phone: (404) 371-1920

Details:

Atlanta families are invited to spend enjoyable evenings making and eating s’mores in five of the city’s tranquil greenspaces. The Wylde Center is hosting five free family-oriented gatherings, “S’mores for All” from 5-7 p.m. The final event will be held Nov. 13 at Edgewood Community Learning Garden, 1503 Hardee St., Atlanta, GA 30307. All s’more fixings will be provided and the evening will include storytelling.

Mountain Shadow Garden Club Meeting and Program

Date: 14 November 2016 - 14 November 2016
Time: 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Eastminster Presbyterian Church, Founders Hall, 5801 Hugh Howell Road, Stone Mountain, GA 30087
Phone: (404) 641-8633

Details:

On Monday evening, November 14, Trees Atlanta TreeSpeaker Dr. Rosemary Cox will provide an overview of the Trees Atlanta organization and mission, as well as volunteer and educational programming. The presentation will include an update on the Atlanta BeltLine Arboretum and other work positively impacting the conservation and restoration of Atlanta’s urban forest. The event is free and open to men and women of all ages. Refreshments and socializing follow.

The North Georgia Camellia Society Meeting

Date: 14 November 2016 - 14 November 2016
Time: 7:00PM
Cost: No charge
Location: Atlanta Botanical Garden
Phone: (404) 355-4478

Details:

Member Doug Dorough, of Dorough Landscape Company, will be speaking on the topic “Using Camellias as a Focal Point in the Garden.”

The meeting will be held in the small theater located in the back corner of the Welcome Center, immediately behind the ticket booths.

Visitors are welcome!

Influence of the Geology on Growth of Plants

Date: 15 November 2016 - 15 November 2016
Time: 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Cost: free
Location: The Bridge Community Center, 225 Willowbend Road, Peachtree City, GA
Phone:

Details:

Dr. William Whiterspoon and Dr. Leslie Edwards will explain how the earth has grown its plant communities in a specific relationship to the geologic composition below in he soil. Come see the ancient tectonic plates whirl and collide; get a look at groupings of plants and trees that live as families upon the Earth’s crust!

Free Horse Manure and Shavings Mix – All You Want!

Date: 19 November 2016 - 19 November 2016
Time: 9am to 2pm
Cost: Free
Location: 2057 Lawrenceville Highway Decatur, GA 30033
Phone: (404) 399-1750

Details:

Little Creek Farm is holding a Free Manure/Shavings Day for the public.

From 9am to 2pm you are welcome to stop by with your shovels, buckets and trucks and get all the manure you need to start or shore up your compost piles for spring.

We are kitty corner from the QuikTrip on Lawrenceville Highway on Orien.
2057 Lawrenceville Highway, Decatur, GA 30033.

Fantasy in Lights at Callaway Gardens

Date: 21 November 2016 - 07 January 2017
Time: 6:00PM
Cost:
Location: Robin Lake Beach
Phone:

Details:

This holiday season Callaway Gardens marks the 25th year of the award-winning Fantasy In Lights® with the addition of a new scene.

“Fantasy In Lights is an amazing holiday celebration,” said William “Bill” R. Doyle, III, president and CEO of Callaway Gardens. “Last year was my first experience with Fantasy In Lights. I was so impressed with this event and the connection it has with so many guests year after year. We are pleased to announce the addition of a new scene named, “Snow Day.”

Christmas Wreath workshop

Date: 30 November 2016 - 30 November 2016
Time: 6:30 pm
Cost: $35 per person
Location: 4256 Earney Rd, Woodstock, GA 30188
Phone: (770) 442-3901

Details:

Bring your family, friends or clubs and decorate a premade live wreath for your door.. Adult beverages and finger food will be provided. $35 FEE, Call to RSVP

Deck the Wylde Wreaths

Date: 30 November 2016 - 03 December 2016
Time: 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Cost: $55 for Wylde Center members, $65 for non-members
Location: Oakhurst Garden, 435 Oakview Road, Decatur
Phone: (404) 371-1920

Details:

Adults are invited to The Wylde Center to create natural holiday wreaths. Balsam Fir wreaths will be provided, along with dried berries and herbs, pine cones, magnolia pods, etc. to embellish the wreaths and result in one-of-a-kind holiday decorations. The cost is $65 per person, or $55 for Wylde Center members, and all materials are included. Adults must register online in advance and may choose an evening from Nov. 30-Dec. 3 from 7-9 p.m. Tickets will be available as of Nov. 1.