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Do you have a gardening event coming up that you would like to list on the Gardening Event Calendar? Registered members of may submit event information to our website free of charge.

Simply log-in, click the button below, and fill out the submission form. Be sure to include a link to the web page that contains all of the event details (not just a link to your home page.)

Events listed here are also eligible to be included in my emailed garden newsletter. Your event should appear on this site within a day or two of submission.


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Thyme to Read Book Club

Date: 10 February 2017 - 10 February 2019
Time: 1015a - 1130a
Cost: free
Location: Cobb County Water Lab, 660 S Cobb Dr & Atlanta Rd
Phone: (770) 998-8737


The Lost Garden by Helen Humphreys, facilitator Katie Sanstead

Great Backyard Bird Count

Date: 18 February 2017 - 18 February 2017
Time: 9:00AM-12:00PM
Cost: General Garden Admission
Location: Smith-Gilbert Gardens 2382 Pine Mountain Rd Kennesaw, GA 30152
Phone: (770) 919-0248


Participate in the worldwide Great Backyard Bird Count and learn a couple of things about birding! Follow a bird walk with Pat Pepper. Children are welcome and will learn using binoculars, learn about what makes a bird, their different nesting habits and what to learn from their beaks. Children can also do a birdhouse scavenger hunt, bird bingo or make a birdfeeder to take home.

Sweet Potatoes-A World Super Food

Date: 23 February 2017 - 23 February 2017
Time: Noon-1 PM
Cost: Free
Location: Clayton County International Park 2300 Highway 138, Jonesboro
Phone: (770) 473-3945


Want to grow our own super-nutritious sweet potatoes? Mark this date and meet us at “The Beach.” Taught by Tom Bonnell, Master Gardener Extension Volunteer.