Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Lunch and Learn Sessions

October 14, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on October 14, 2020 at 12:00 pm

One event on November 11, 2020 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 9, 2020 at 12:00 pm

Making Pollinators Count!

Join us as we discuss the importance of pollinators and the results of the 2020 University of Georgia Great Pollinator Census. Don’t forget to BYOL (Bring your Own Lunch).

  • Ages: Adults
  • Date: September 9, 2020
  • Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Location: Callaway Discovery Center Classrooms
  • Instructor: Brooklyne Wassel, Pike County Agriculture and Natural Resources Agent
  • Minimum Capacity: 5 people, Maximum Capacity: 15 people

REGISTER

Creating the Perfect Bat Habitat

Want to learn how to attract bats to your backyard or area? You will hear from a biologist about how to create the perfect habitat for bats. Don’t forget to BYOL (Bring your Own Lunch).

  • Ages: Adults
  • Date: October 14, 2020
  • Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Location: Callaway Discovery Center Classrooms
  • Instructor: Dr. Mark Yates, Associate Professor of Biology, LaGrange College
  • Minimum Capacity: 5 people, Maximum Capacity: 15 people

REGISTER

The Importance of Beneficial Insects in Your Gardens

Did you know that insects can aid in pest control? We will discuss the importance of attracting beneficial insects to your landscape. You will also discover plant types and management practices that will aid you in creating the perfect habitat for beneficial insects which help your garden grow.

  • Ages: Adults
  • Date: November 11, 2020
  • Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Location: Callaway Discovery Center Classrooms
  • Instructor: Becky Griffin, University of Georgia Community and School Garden Coordinator
  • Minimum Capacity: 5 people, Maximum Capacity: 15 people

REGISTER

The Majestic Longleaf Pine: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

The longleaf pine forest once thrived on 90 million acres from Virginia to Texas! Today, only a small percentage of this imperiled ecosystem remains. Enjoy some informal discussion and discover more about this amazing tree, the import role it played historically across the South and the exciting conservation activities currently underway in the Chattahoochee Valley to restore and manage this forest for future generations to enjoy.

  • Ages: Adults
  • Date: December 9, 2020
  • Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Location: Callaway Discovery Center Classrooms
  • Instructor: Luann Craighton, The Nature Conservancy Outreach Director
  • Minimum Capacity: 5 people, Maximum Capacity: 15 people

REGISTER

Details

Date:
October 14, 2020
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Category:

Explore All of Callaway

Beach & Water Sports

Swimming, Sunbathing, Paddle boarding, and More on Robin Lake

Learn more

TreeTop Adventure

Climb and zip through the trees on this fun forest course

Learn more

Mega Bugs

These colossal crawlers are taking over Callaway Gardens

Learn more

Birds of Prey Shows

Discover the strength, speed, and beauty of these magnificent creatures

Learn more

Hiking & Biking Trails

Explore Callaway’s 2,500 acres by foot or by bicycle

Learn more

Balloon Festival

Watch beautiful balloons aglow at this annual event

Learn more

CONNECT WITH CALLAWAY