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Peak Bloom Guided Walking Tours

January 9, 2017 to April 17, 2017

Volunteer garden guides lead visitors on an hour-long winter walking tour, sharing information about the winter flora and fauna, with tours leading from the Visitor Center to the Singing Tower. Mondays – Saturdays 12 p.m.…

Weekly Yoga Classes in the Gardens

January 10, 2017 5:30 pm to April 25, 2017 5:30 pm

Join instructor Tracy Wynter each Tuesday January 10 – April 25, 2017 for an all level series of 60-minutes Yoga classes in the gardens. Classes begins with a brief centering and evolve into a flow…

Douglas David has been painting full time for over 20 years, capturing the natural beauty of landscapes, seascapes, city life and still lifes throughout the United States and Europe. Along the way, he has connected and built relationships with people across the country – through the timeless beauty of art. His work includes oil on canvas using an Impressionistic approach with a signature style that uses a soothing and harmonious blend of colors, with brushwork that’s fluid and spontaneous.

Garden Watercolor Club

January 26, 2017 9:00 am to April 13, 2017 9:00 am

Less formal than watercolor classes, Instructor Owen Jolly will lead the group through demonstrations, en plein air and self-directed activities. For intermediate and advanced students, participants will learn and explore painting techniques, drawing skills and…

Lunch & Learn: Growing with Hydroponics

February 1, 2017, 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Are you interested in growing plants without soil? Do you have limited space to garden? Hydroponics may be the answer! Horticulture experts at UF/IFAS Extension will teach you how to use different hydroponic systems to grow plants in your backyard.

Tired of the same black bean and yellow rice dish? Learn new ways to introduce this important source of protein and fiber in your daily meals. Side by side Chai, you will learn how to…

Frederick Law Olmsted and the Olmsted Legacy

February 4, 2017, 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Join us for a special afternoon exploring Frederick Law Olmsted legacy. The afternoon begins with a tour of historic Bok Tower Gardens, a viewing of the of PBS film: Frederick Law Olmsted: Designing America, a…

As the sun sets across Iron Mountain, discover the magic of the Gardens after dark! Like the stars, our flowers will begin to twinkle as the moon rises, little creatures start their evening serenade and…

Singing Pines: Writing Stories that Sustain Us

February 11, 2017, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Don’t miss this opportunity to study for a full day with distinguished writer Janisse Ray, author of many award-winning books, including Ecology of a Cracker Childhood and The Seed Underground: A Growing Revolution to Save…

Fresh Bites: Grilling w/ a Twist

February 11, 2017, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Grill like a champion at home with unexpected ingredient choices such as fruits and desserts.

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