Workshops

Callaway Gardens offers an array of educational workshops and cultural events, which provide opportunities to learn new skills, broaden horizons, and interact with the natural world around us. For a listing of upcoming and seasonal workshops follow our event calendar or download the current workshop brochure. 

FALL/WINTER WORKSHOPS

For more information, please contact the Education Department at 1-855-546-9740 or education@callawaygardens.com

 

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Virtual Workshop: Gardening for All Seasons

Gardening for All Seasons This workshop will help you as you design your garden for all four seasons. You will learn about some amazing native and perennial plant selections that are sure to add floral and foliar color all year long. We will also discuss soil preparation and minimizing time and cost through proper plant […]

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Virtual Homeschool Science Workshop: The Wonder of Plants

The Wonder of Plants Ever wanted to learn more about plants? We will talk about the importance of plants in our world and see through a series of science experiments, the amazing adaptations that plants have. This activity will be through a virtual Zoom session and participants will be emailed Zoom access prior to the […]

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Fairy Gardening Workshop

Fairy Gardening Workshop Create your own miniature garden by incorporating fairies, gnomes, and sprites. This is a way to garden on a small scale while using your imagination! This fairy garden can be kept near a window seal or moved outdoors for Spring and Summer. Fairy garden foundation, potting soil, two plants, and fairy garden […]

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Introduction to Beekeeping

Introduction to Beekeeping This workshop will provide an overview of the art and science of beekeeping. You will learn what you need to know to get started if you are a first-time beekeeper and the “how to’s” of beekeeping. This workshop is an introductory class, however, beekeepers of all experience levels are welcome to attend. […]

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Welcoming Winter Birds

Welcoming Winter Birds Learn how to help your backyard birds endure the winter months in this hands-on workshop! Learn about the species you can expect; discover the key elements our feathered friends need to survive the cooler season; and, leave with your very own nest box that will provide shelter for birds in the Winter […]

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Evergreen Christmas Creation

The wonderful scent of winter evergreens signals the holiday season and festivities are at hand.  To help you get ready, we’ll provide the instruction, frames, mechanics, fresh greenery, berries, etc.  You’ll go home with a delightful Christmas decoration to bring holiday cheer to your home.  You may choose a wreath, centerpiece or door hanging. Ages: […]

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Evergreen Christmas Creation

The wonderful scent of winter evergreens signals the holiday season and festivities are at hand.  To help you get ready, we’ll provide the instruction, frames, mechanics, fresh greenery, berries, etc.  You’ll go home with a delightful Christmas decoration to bring holiday cheer to your home.  You may choose a wreath, centerpiece or door hanging. Ages: […]

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Fanciful Fruit Basket Weaving Workshop

Fanciful Fruit Basket Weaving Workshop One of my favorite baskets, Fanciful Fruit is woven on a handle/base combination!  This round basket is 14” in diameter and is great for chairside projects, as a table centerpiece or keeping fruit handy on you counter.  This technique uses short spokes inserted into a groove in the base and […]

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Capturing the Fundamentals of Digital Photography

Capturing the Fundamentals of Digital Photography  Learn how to “See Light” as an artist and design more artistic images. Regardless of the type or brand of camera you have, this class will also help you better understand the functions and controls on your camera. Being familiar with the capabilities of your camera will allow you […]

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Capturing the Fundamentals of Digital Photography

Capturing the Fundamentals of Digital Photography  Learn how to “See Light” as an artist and design more artistic images. Regardless of the type or brand of camera you have, this class will also help you better understand the functions and controls on your camera. Being familiar with the capabilities of your camera will allow you […]

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Mastering 4th of July Fireworks

Thursday, July 4th| 6 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Mountain Creek Conference Center, Room 110 This workshop begins with a two-hour discussion on discovering the possibilities and overcoming the challenges of night photography. Then on to the fireworks display. Tripods and cable releases are required. Fee: $85/Guest; $75.50/Annual Member Includes digital handout

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Bike Tour of the Gardens

Callaway Discovery Center Take a guided tour by our Master Bike Pro around the Gardens. Tour is 7.5 miles long and approx. 2 hours. Free with Gardens Admission. Fee: Free with Gardens Admission PURCHASE ADMISSION BECOME A MEMBER Join our Annual Member program & save on all of our Summer events & activities!   Need […]

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Bike Tour of the Gardens

Callaway Discovery Center Take a guided tour by our Master Bike Pro around the Gardens. Tour is 7.5 miles long and approx. 2 hours. Free with Gardens Admission. Fee: Free with Gardens Admission PURCHASE ADMISSION BECOME A MEMBER Join our Annual Member program & save on all of our Summer events & activities!   Need […]

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Health Connections Program

AUGUST 1 - SOLD OUT Join our NEW one-on-one Health Connections Program, where you will be able to better understand various elements of wellness. From nutrition sessions to personal training workouts, you will end your morning with a better understanding of your mind, body, and spirit! Each session consists of a one-on-one personalized wellness class […]

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Fantasy In Lights: March of Dimes Night Walk

28th Annual March of Dimes Night Walk | Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020 | 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. End of Lane Four near Robin Lake Beach Book Package Purchase Tickets March of Dimes Night Walk Waiver Put a holiday twist on the campaign for healthier babies by walking through Fantasy In Lights® to benefit the March of Dimes. […]

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Fantasy In Lights: Bicycle Night

Bicycle Night | Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020 | 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. End of Lane Four near Robin Lake Beach Book Package Purchase Tickets Experience the holiday magic by two wheels this year during our popular Fantasy In Lights® Bicycle Night! Enjoying Callaway Resort & Gardens' 2,500 acres by two wheels is fun any season, but […]

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