Saturday Alive!

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Saturday Alive! is back at the Anniston Museum of Natural History. Each month, we’ll discuss a new topic and introduce you to several of our animal ambassadors. There is always something new to learn at the Anniston Museums and Gardens!

This program is included in museum admission and free for members. 

Getting Started with Hypertufa Workshop!

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HyperWHAT? Lightweight and durable, hypertufa planters are fun to make from a mixture of peat moss, perlite, Portland cement, and water. The end result is a unique piece reminiscent of English stone troughs from another era. Join us for this workshop to learn all about hypertufa and create your own beautiful piece.

The class is taught by East Central Alabama Master Gardener, Lee Culver. Lee has been making hypertufa planters and garden statuary for 10 years and teaching classes for master gardeners, public gardens, and various garden clubs for 8 years.

The Hypertufa Workshop is limited to 15 people. Pre-registration is required. Tickets are $40 per person. AM&G members receive a $5 discount. Register online atwww.ExploreAMAG.org or call 256-237-6766. Last day to register is Monday, August 22. Be sure to wear old clothes. Everything else you need will be provided.

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Museum Day at Anniston Museums and Gardens!

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Come Explore Your World at the Anniston Museums and Gardens on Saturday, August 20th, with complimentary admission. Meet some of our animal ambassadors, explore the exhibits at the Anniston Museum of Natural History and the Berman Museum, and learn something new through various hands-on activities.

Complimentary admission: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Guided Interactives: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Third Thursday: Hostas for Alabama!

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Join us this August for a Third Thursday highlighting hostas with special guest speaker Bionca Lindsey! Bionca will share her knowledge of hostas, discussing the many varieties, proper care, and what a great addition they make to your garden. Bionca is a retired Chief Master Sergeant, who served 30 years in the United States Air Force. She became a Master Gardener in 2019 and an Advanced Master Gardener on Hostas in 2021.

Third Thursday programs are $5 per registrant and free for Anniston Museums and Gardens members. Pre-register by clicking the button below or call 256-237-6766. This program is limited to 35 people.

Plant Sales at the Botanical Gardens!

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Third Thursday is Plant Sale day! Support the growth of the Longleaf Botanical Gardens and your gardening green thumb by purchasing plants! We have a variety of trees, shrubs, natives, tropicals, and more! Plant Sales are at the Longleaf Botanical Gardens’ Greenhouses from 10:00am to 5:00pm.

*** There are no Third Thursday Plant Sales in April or December.

Playing in the Past at the Berman Museum!

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School’s back in session, but there is still time for fun and games! Bring your family and meet your friends at the Berman Museum on Sundays in August, from 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm, for friendly competition through games of the past and present.

This program is included in museum admission and is free for members.

Saturday Alive!

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Saturday Alive!
Saturday, July 23, 1:00pm
Learning Lodge (weather permitting)

Saturday Alive! is back at the Anniston Museum of Natural History. Each month, we’ll discuss a new topic and introduce you to several of our animal ambassadors. There is always something new to learn at the Anniston Museums and Gardens!

This program is included in museum admission and free for members.

Plant Sales at the Botanical Gardens!

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Thursday, July 21, 2022, 10:00am – 5:00pm

LBG Greenhouses

Third Thursday is Plant Sale day! Support the growth of the Longleaf Botanical Gardens and your gardening green thumb by purchasing plants! We have a variety of trees, shrubs, natives, tropicals, and more! Plant Sales are at the Longleaf Botanical Gardens’ Greenhouses from 10:00am to 5:00pm.

*** There are no Third Thursday Plant Sales in April or December.

Third Thursday: Tomato Tasting!

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Third Thursday: Tomato Tasting
Thursday, July 21, 2022, Time: 5:00pm
Longleaf Event Center – Sensory Garden

Did you know the tomato originated in the Andes Mountains of South America? It wasn’t adopted into the kitchen until the 16th century by Europeans. Join our family-fun Tomato Tasting at the Longleaf Botanical Gardens! Try a variety of tomatoes, discover new types, and determine which one is your favorite.

Third Thursday programs are $5 per registrant and free for Anniston Museums and Gardens members. Pre-register online at www.ExploreAMAG.org or call 256-237-6766.

Saturday Alive!

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Saturday Alive! is back at the Anniston Museum of Natural History. Each month, we’ll discuss a new topic and introduce you to several of our animal ambassadors. There is always something new to learn at the Anniston Museums and Gardens! 

This program is included in museum admission and free for members.