Workshops

Callaway Resort & 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. 

2019 Fall/Winter Workshop List 
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For more information, please contact the Education Department at 1-855-546-9740 or education@callawaygardens.com

 

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Lunch & Learn

Wednesday, November 20 at 12 pm | Discovery Center Retired Director of the Gardens, Patricia Collins, returns to Callaway to discuss "Foraged Winter Greenery & Floral Design" for our popular Lunch & Learn Program. Don't forget to BYOL (Bring your Own Lunch). Wednesday, December 18 at 12 pm | Discovery Center Join us as we […]

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Cool Season Container Gardening

Violet Classroom, Callaway Discovery Center Give some sparkle to your winter container garden. Expand your container gardening knowledge by looking beyond the pair of pots by the front door to the role that mixed planters can play in your landscape, deck, or patio and in your life. This informal ‘hands-on’ class includes a morning discussion […]

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Seed Starting 101

Lily Classroom, Callaway Discovery Center Looking to go ahead and start those spring vegetables or flowers! This course is designed to teach the basics of seeding. You will learn what you need to be successful in growing and starting your own seedlings. After the class is over, you will be ready to buy a few […]

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Backyard Composting

Violet Classroom, Callaway Discovery Center Learn how to reuse your food scraps and yard waste to create nutrient-rich soil for your backyard garden! This hands-on, interactive workshop will teach you the basics of composting at home and even educate you on the benefits of vermiculture! Instructor:  Education Staff Fee: $15 Register now Or, contact the […]

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To Prune or Not To Prune

Lily Classroom, Callaway Discovery Center Join Chris Hall, Horticulture Manager, for an informative and hands-on workshop designed to help you learn the W’s of spring pruning. Learn what, when, where, and why to prune and put your knowledge to the test outside at Callaway Gardens. Please wear comfortable walking shoes as you will be in […]

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Lunch & Learn

Wednesday, November 20 at 12 pm | Discovery Center Retired Director of the Gardens, Patricia Collins, returns to Callaway to discuss "Foraged Winter Greenery & Floral Design" for our popular Lunch & Learn Program. Don't forget to BYOL (Bring your Own Lunch). Wednesday, December 18 at 12 pm | Discovery Center Join us as we […]

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Little Seedling Saturday Series

Join us every Saturday for our "Little Seedling Saturday Series." This NEW Saturday educational programming initiative allows children and families a chance to learn, explore, and experience Callaway Gardens through educational activities that sprout growth & creativity. Programs will vary each weekend in topic & activity. View our schedule for more information. 2020 SCHEDULE:   […]

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Little Seedling Saturday Series

Join us every Saturday for our "Little Seedling Saturday Series." This NEW Saturday educational programming initiative allows children and families a chance to learn, explore, and experience Callaway Gardens through educational activities that sprout growth & creativity. Programs will vary each weekend in topic & activity. View our schedule for more information. 2020 SCHEDULE:   […]

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Little Seedling Saturday Series

Join us every Saturday for our "Little Seedling Saturday Series." This NEW Saturday educational programming initiative allows children and families a chance to learn, explore, and experience Callaway Gardens through educational activities that sprout growth & creativity. Programs will vary each weekend in topic & activity. View our schedule for more information. 2020 SCHEDULE:   […]

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Little Seedling Saturday Series

Join us every Saturday for our "Little Seedling Saturday Series." This NEW Saturday educational programming initiative allows children and families a chance to learn, explore, and experience Callaway Gardens through educational activities that sprout growth & creativity. Programs will vary each weekend in topic & activity. View our schedule for more information. 2020 SCHEDULE:   […]

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Basket Weaving: Classic Tote

Fun and functional, you will find many uses for this tote!  This market style basket with a shaker tape strap / handle measures 12” x 4” x 10” and is appropriate for beginner and intermediate basket weavers.  Basketry materials in a variety of widths and colors will be provided.  Learn or master basic basketry techniques […]

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Basket Weaving: Delightful Versatility

Try your hand at a new technique for our Callaway Gardens basket making classes!  This basket features a 4” x 6” wood bottom and is finished with a square dip handle.  A wide assortment of natural materials will be provided for those who wish to embellish their baskets.  Great fun and very versatile!  An excellent […]

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Basket Weaving: Square to Round Catch-All

This popular basket’s versatility is its most charming feature! Perfect for magazines, chair side projects, shelf storage, children’s toys, pet toys – you decide!   This basket would be an especially handy accessory by the fireplace for kindling, pine cones, small twigs and other starter material.  Start by weaving a square base that measures 12” x […]

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Basket Weaving: Gathering Basket

Discover the joy of weaving an heirloom Gathering Basket!  This sturdy basket is woven on a 10” square hoop and is the perfect size for taking to the local farmer’s market or gathering vegetables or flowers from your garden.  Instruction will include basic basket weaving techniques and would be appropriate for both beginner and intermediate […]

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iPhotography: Getting the Best Shots Using Your Smart Phone

iPhotography: Getting the Best Shots Using Your Smart Phone Always wanting to use a smart phone to capture your amazing memories and incredible encounters? You just need to know a few tips to turn those average phone-photographed images into fantastic, lasting pictures. Learn the tricks, techniques and tools to better pictures with your phone at […]

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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 to make better choices as you […]

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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 to make better choices as you […]

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– SOLD OUT – 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 SOLD OUT

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– SOLD OUT – 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 SOLD OUT

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Little Seedling Saturday Series

Join us every Saturday for our "Little Seedling Saturday Series." This NEW Saturday educational programming initiative allows children and families a chance to learn, explore, and experience Callaway Gardens through educational activities that sprout growth & creativity. Programs will vary each weekend in topic & activity. View our schedule for more information. 2020 SCHEDULE:   […]

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Little Seedling Saturday Series

Join us every Saturday for our "Little Seedling Saturday Series." This NEW Saturday educational programming initiative allows children and families a chance to learn, explore, and experience Callaway Gardens through educational activities that sprout growth & creativity. Programs will vary each weekend in topic & activity. View our schedule for more information. 2020 SCHEDULE:   […]

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Little Seedling Saturday Series

Join us every Saturday for our "Little Seedling Saturday Series." This NEW Saturday educational programming initiative allows children and families a chance to learn, explore, and experience Callaway Gardens through educational activities that sprout growth & creativity. Programs will vary each weekend in topic & activity. View our schedule for more information. 2020 SCHEDULE:   […]

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Little Seedling Saturday Series

Join us every Saturday for our "Little Seedling Saturday Series." This NEW Saturday educational programming initiative allows children and families a chance to learn, explore, and experience Callaway Gardens through educational activities that sprout growth & creativity. Programs will vary each weekend in topic & activity. View our schedule for more information. 2020 SCHEDULE:   […]

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Little Seedling Saturday Series

Join us every Saturday for our "Little Seedling Saturday Series." This NEW Saturday educational programming initiative allows children and families a chance to learn, explore, and experience Callaway Gardens through educational activities that sprout growth & creativity. Programs will vary each weekend in topic & activity. View our schedule for more information. 2020 SCHEDULE:   […]

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Beginner/Intermediate Adult Tennis Clinic

Let's have fun learning the skills of Tennis! This one hour tennis clinic is available every Monday, Wednesday, & Friday at 10 a.m. Adults - $20 per person per clinic Members - $15 per member per clinic Private Lessons Available from our PBI Tennis Director & USPTA Elite Professional, Jack DeAndrade. Call Tennis Shop – […]

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Adult Advanced Tennis Clinic

Practice drills and point scenarios in this advanced tennis clinic (3.5+) every Monday & Friday, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Adults - $20 per person per clinic Members - $15 per member per clinic Private Lessons Available from our PBI Tennis Director & USPTA Elite Professional, Jack DeAndrade. Call Tennis Shop – 706.663.5032 or 808.264.9628 […]

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Stroke of the Week Tennis Clinic

Learn the Stroke of the Week during this Adult Tennis Clinic. This one-hour clinic is every Tuesday at 9 a.m. Adults - $20 per person per clinic Members - $15 per member per clinic Private Lessons Available from our PBI Tennis Director & USPTA Elite Professional, Jack DeAndrade. Call Tennis Shop – 706.663.5032 or 808.264.9628 […]

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Intermediate Junior Tennis Clinic

Join us every Tuesday and Thursday afternoon at 4 p.m. for an hour-long intermediate junior clinic. Juniors (ages 13 - 17) – $12 per junior per clinic Private Lessons Available from our PBI Tennis Director & USPTA Elite Professional, Jack DeAndrade. Call Tennis Shop – 706.663.5032 or 808.264.9628 View Full Tennis Clinic Schedule

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Beginner/Intermediate Adult Tennis Clinic

Let's have fun learning the skills of Tennis! This one hour tennis clinic is available every Monday, Wednesday, & Friday at 10 a.m. Adults - $20 per person per clinic Members - $15 per member per clinic Private Lessons Available from our PBI Tennis Director & USPTA Elite Professional, Jack DeAndrade. Call Tennis Shop – […]

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