Third Thursday: Apple Tasting!

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Join us at Longleaf Botanical Gardens for our first Third Thursday apple tasting. October is prime apple season and we love to test and trial different fruit varieties that are available to us. Did you know there are over 2,500 varieties of apples grown in America? We will look at some of the available apple varieties and learn about their history and uses. Whether you are a Honeycrisp or a Granny Smith guy/gal, come sample and learn about the wonderful array of apples.

This program is $5 per person and free for members. Pre-registration is required. The program is limited to 35 people. To register, visit www.ExploreAMAG.org or call 256-237-6766.

Third Thursday: Tip Toe through the Tropicals!

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Third Thursday: Tip Toe through the Tropicals

Thursday, September 16, 10:00am and 5:00pm

Longleaf Botanical Gardens 

Tour the Tropicals throughout the Anniston Museums and Gardens this Third Thursday! Longleaf Botanical Gardens Director and Urban Extension Agent, Hayes Jackson, will guide visitors through the Courtyard Garden, Tropical Cascade Garden, and Banana Trees as he shares the history of the plants and how the Anniston Museums and Gardens has successfully developed a tropical paradise in Anniston, Alabama. 

This program is $5 per person and free for members. Pre-registration is required. Program is offered at 10:00am and 5:00pm. Each program is limited to 20 attendees per tour. To register, visit www.ExploreAMAG.org or call 256-237-6766.

Third Thursday: Watermelon Wingding!

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Third Thursday: Watermelon Wingding
Thursday, August 19, 2021, 5:00 – 6:00pm
Longleaf Botanical Gardens

It’s August in Alabama and all you want is something cold and refreshing. You can’t even get cold water out of the tap this time of the year! So come join us for the WATERMELON WINGDING where LBG staff and volunteers will be serving up a variety of ice cold watermelon from 5-6 P.M. Come see an array of different watermelon varieties and partake in the LBG watermelon taste test. The gardens will be open from 10 A.M. until 5 P.M. The Longleaf Botanical Gardens nursery and greenhouse will also be open for plant sales.

Watermelon Wingding is $5 per person and free for members. The program is limited to 35 people. Pre-register for this program by visiting www.ExploreAMAG.org or call 256-237-6766.

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