Upcoming Events & Classes

From Learning Opportunities to Plant Sales, there’s is a lot going on at MBG!
Keep checking this page to see what’s happening at the Gardens!
Our Annual Events include Plantasia! – Spring Plant Sale, Fall Plant Sale, Butterfly Day, Holiday Sales and the Gallery of Gardens.


 

Learning How to Draw

Start date: January 31, 2020

End date: March 6, 2020

Time: Fridays, 10am - 1pm

Location: MBG Larkins Classroom

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If you have long held the desire to learn how to draw then this class is for you. And also, for those intermediate and advanced students who simply wish to take their drawing skills to a higher level. Feel the magic of creating “value” as your flower drawing slowly emerges and comes to life with…

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DISCOVERY: FINDING YOUR WAY: WRITING AND READING

Start date: February 5, 2020

End date: February 26, 2020

Time: Wednesdays, 10am - noon

Location: MBG Larkins Classroom

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Join the WINS (Writers in Nature) for 4 weeks of writing! This workshop will be one of Discovery — finding the path to productivity.  It will INVITE THINKING — The Word Sleuth Inside Your Writerly Brain: Making Magic HAPPEN.   if you don’t know Sean of the South — you should — for he will serve…

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Elements of Fiction Writing

Start date: February 6, 2020

End date: March 26, 2020

Time: Thursdays, 1pm - 3pm (see details for exceptions)

Location: MBG Larkins Classroom

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Creative Writing at The Gardens. (Six Sessions, Thursdays, 1-3, starting February 6) Creating and telling stories, especially stories from our lives—people, places, and events that shaped us. Exploring the elements of creative writing, both fiction and nonfiction. Getting words onto paper. Join us on Thursday afternoons to feed the creativity within you. Yes—you can tell…

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Discover Pointed Pen Calligraphy

Start date: February 20, 2020

End date: March 12, 2020

Time: Thursdays, 10am - noon

Location: MBG Larkins Classroom

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This four week workshop lead by Donna Brown will introduce you to the beautiful and elegant art of pointed pen calligraphy. You don’t need great handwriting to make beautiful calligraphic letters! This class will demonstrate the use of writing supplies, and we will discuss and practice the proper letterforms of the alphabet and how these…

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TomatoPalooza 2020

Start date: February 24, 2020

End date: March 22, 2020

Time: Pickup at Spring Plant Sale, Friday & Sat 9 - 4, Sunday 11-4

Location: MarketPlace

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Get the best tomato varieties for the Gulf Coast! Buy your tomato plants online beginning on February 24th. Pickup your tomatoes from the MarketPlace during our Spring Plant Sale, March 19 – 22 Varieties will be listed soon – Stay tuned! Spring Plant Sale Thursday, March 19th: pickup only available for ticket holders Friday, March…

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Plantasia Spring Plant Sale 2020

Start date: March 19, 2020

End date: March 22, 2020

Time: Thursday Preview 4-7, Fri & Sat 9-4, Sun 11-4

Location: MarketPlace

Sale

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Get the best plants for your Gulf Coast garden at our largest plant sale of the year! Plant list posted 2 weeks prior to sale. Sale Date: March 20 – 22 Friday & Saturday, 9am – 4pm Sunday, 11am – 4pm Ticketed Preview Party & Sale: Thursday, March 19 from 4pm – 7pm Catering by…

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