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Flower Pot Gnome Homes | In-person class

September 15 @ 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM CDT

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Every yard can use a whimsical, creative touch, so why not add a gnome home? Gnomes are said to be magical protectors of our plants and soil. They can be spotted in gardens all across the globe!
These flower pot gnome homes are a delightful addition to any home landscape, and they are fun for all ages to build, too! Remember: Your gnome home can be as simple or as intricate as you’d like!
In this class, you will make your own gnome home to take home with you. All materials are supplied, but please bring your own pair of gloves. Participants are encouraged to bring additional decorative items from home to enhance their projects.

Additional Information: This class will take place in person at the Huntsville
Botanical Garden. All visitors, staff, and volunteers are asked to follow the
recommendations of the CDC regarding face masks/coverings and social
distancing. These recommendations may vary based on an individual’s
circumstances, so individuals should refer to the CDC to determine what
recommendations are applicable to them.

Attendees should check in at the front desk of the Guest
Center. They will then be directed to the classroom space. 

Pricing:
Members: $40
Non-Members: $65

Interested in becoming a Garden member? Click here!

Rebecca Turk 1

Instructor Bio: 
Rebecca has been making fresh greenery wreaths and garlands for over a decade! She feels it’s the best way to bring the outdoors in during the holiday season. Rebecca graduated with her Master of Science degree in Horticulture from North Carolina State University in 2012 and Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, focusing in horticulture, from Stephen F. Austin State University in 2010. She discovered her passion for public horticulture and teaching through her mom and her various employments at the SFA Mast Arboretum, “Nacogdoches Naturally” Education Program, Missouri Botanical Garden, the JC Raulston Arboretum, and Moore Farms Botanical Garden. At the Huntsville Botanical Garden, she serves as the Director of Learning and Public Engagement. She has a strong passion for educating the community, leadership, public horticulture, and sharing her love for the outdoors while teaching. She and her husband Christopher love their shared interest in horticulture and enjoy every moment outside with their sweet daughters, Emilia and Ila.

Details

Date:
September 15
Time:
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM CDT
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://hsvbg.org/event/flower-pot-gnome-homes-in-person-class/

Venue

Huntsville Botanical Garden
4747 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States
Phone:
(256) 830-4447
View Venue Website

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