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En Plein Air

Join us for a delightful artistic experience amidst the serene beauty of the Gardens! Learn the basics of en plein air painting with local landscape artist, Caroline Gray. Previous experience…

Members Only: Children’s Holiday Storytime

Members of the Friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens at the Family level and above are invited to the Gardens for a reading of "The Shortest Day" by Susan Cooper and…

Build Your Own Rain Barrel

In Birmingham when it rains, it pours! Learn to capture and save rainwater for when you need it by joining horticulturist Keith Turney for a do-it-yourself rain barrel workshop. See…

Caring for Gardening Tools

Winter is a great time to restore your well-loved gardening tools. Learn how to properly store, clean, and sharpen your hand tools with this hands-on workshop. Correctly caring for and…

Community Seed Swap

Join the Library at the Gardens in celebrating National Seed Swap Day with a community seed swap!