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Roswell Azalea Festival

Date: 01 April 2017 - 30 April 2017
Time: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Cost: Most are free
Location: Roswell, GA
Phone: (770) 640-3253


The Third Annual Roswell Azalea Festival will run April 1 – 30. Events will take place throughout Roswell as the city prepares to pay tribute to the beauty of Roswell during the springtime and to the abundant azaleas in bloom. Activities include festivals, tours, plant fairs, sales, galas, exhibits, performances and lectures. For a complete list of events visit

Thyme to Read Book Club

Date: 14 April 2017 - 14 April 2017
Time: 1015a - 1130a
Cost: free
Location: Cobb County Water Lab, 660 S Cobb Dr & Atlanta Rd
Phone: (770) 998-8737


Run With the Horsemen by Ferrol Sams, facilitator Susan Dawsey

Rare Plants Lecture

Date: 22 April 2017 - 22 April 2017
Time: 10:00am
Cost: SGG Member: $10 Non-Member: $15
Location: Smith-Gilbert Gardens 2382 Pine Mountain Rd Kennesaw, GA 30152
Phone: (770) 919-0248


Join us on Earth Day and hear from Garden Manager Lisa Bartlett about the ‘rare plants’ at the Gardens. You will feel empowered to roam our plant sale the week after.
Attend the lecture and have a chance to win a unique rare plant from the gardens.
Sat. April 22 10am
Fee: SGG Member : $10 ; Non-member: $15

American Hydrangea Society 2017 Spring Meeting

Date: 24 April 2017 - 24 April 2017
Time: 7:00 pm Social • 7:30 pm Meeting • Plant Raffle (following program)
Cost: Free
Location: All meetings will be in the Woodruff Auditorium in McElreath Hall at the Atlanta History Center


Speaker for the evening will be Dottie Myers, The Importance of Evergreens In the Garden

Henry County Master Gardener Plant Sale

Date: 29 April 2017 - 29 April 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Location: Henry County Extension Office
Phone: (404) 353-3239


Henry County Master Gardener Plant Sale will be holding their annual sale on Saturday, April 29 at the Heritage Park Pavilion. A variety of shade and sun plants as well as veggies will be available.

Walter Reeves and “Landscaping for Spring Color”

Date: 29 April 2017 - 29 April 2017
Time: 11:00 AM
Cost: FREE
Location: Roswell Visitors Center, 617 Atlanta Street in Roswell
Phone: (770) 640-3253


The Georgia Gardener, Walter Reeves, comes to Roswell to present “Landscaping for Spring Color” and holding a question and answer session immediately following. Bring in your plants, weeds, photos and questions to the Roswell Visitors Center, 617 Atlanta Street, to enjoy this free event sponsored by the Roswell Garden Club and the Roswell Convention and Visitors Bureau. For additional information visit or call 770-640-3253.