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Family Yoga 9:00 am
Family Yoga @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 2 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Bring the whole family to this playful yoga class that will allow parents and caregivers to reconnect body and mind while children explore their own variations of the postures. Bond as you find calm and self-care within the strengthening movement of the practice. Families will be led through intentional meditation and movement that can be applied to daily life as...
Beginner Dance Class 10:00 am
Beginner Dance Class @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Madelyn is an experienced dance teacher and choreographer. Join her for a schedule that includes contemporary dance, improve and choreography.
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Gentle Hatha Yoga 9:00 am
Gentle Hatha Yoga @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Enjoy this slower-paced class while strengthening and connecting movement to breath. This gentle approach to yoga offers students the opportunity to quiet the mind and body as they explore both stillness and dynamic movements in intentional postures. Gentle yoga is for all levels of yoga practitioners, whether brand new or advanced in their practice. Pre-registration required – limited availability. Fees:...
Wednesday Wonders 10:00 am
Wednesday Wonders @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Join Smith-Gilbert Gardens for a Nature Project at the Gardens! Great for K-6th grade. A new nature topic each workshop! Drop-in from 10-11 AM. The cost is $18 for one parent/caregiver plus one child, an additional child is $3. Price includes admission.       Tickets available at https://smith-gilbert-gardens.square.site    
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Bonsai Study Group 9:00 am
Bonsai Study Group @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 9 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Bonsai Study Group @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Led by Bonsai Curator Rodney Clemons 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Bonsai Study Group with Bonsai Curator Rodney Clemons will be onsite and available to answer questions.    While the exhibition will be closed for visitors to enter, you will have the opportunity to see the trees and talk with members of the Study Group.    Discover the mystery behind...
Family Yoga 9:00 am
Family Yoga @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 9 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Bring the whole family to this playful yoga class that will allow parents and caregivers to reconnect body and mind while children explore their own variations of the postures. Bond as you find calm and self-care within the strengthening movement of the practice. Families will be led through intentional meditation and movement that can be applied to daily life as...
Watercolor Bird Collages Workshop 10:00 am
Watercolor Bird Collages Workshop
Oct 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Kennesaw Art & Culture Commission (KACC) will provide materials and instructions for people to create beautiful collages of birds in trees. We will discuss local birds with a Birds in Your Backyard Scavenger Hunt and instructions for how to download the free Audubon Bird Guide App.
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Gentle Hatha Yoga 9:00 am
Gentle Hatha Yoga @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 13 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Enjoy this slower-paced class while strengthening and connecting movement to breath. This gentle approach to yoga offers students the opportunity to quiet the mind and body as they explore both stillness and dynamic movements in intentional postures. Gentle yoga is for all levels of yoga practitioners, whether brand new or advanced in their practice. Pre-registration required – limited availability. Fees:...
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Family Yoga 9:00 am
Family Yoga @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Bring the whole family to this playful yoga class that will allow parents and caregivers to reconnect body and mind while children explore their own variations of the postures. Bond as you find calm and self-care within the strengthening movement of the practice. Families will be led through intentional meditation and movement that can be applied to daily life as...
Edible Birdhouses Workshop 10:00 am
Edible Birdhouses Workshop @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Abi and Kim, from the Kennesaw Art & Culture Commission, will help people create delightful birdhouses decorated with birdseed and local foliage. The teaching element will include information on decorative leaves/grasses local to our area.
Garden Art Owl 2:00 pm
Garden Art Owl @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This class is for all levels and is great to share with family and friends. Come and learn how to paint your own Garden owl and have fun in the process. All materials will be provided.   Fees: $35 for members  $45 for Non-member – includes Garden admission
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Gentle Hatha Yoga 9:00 am
Gentle Hatha Yoga @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Enjoy this slower-paced class while strengthening and connecting movement to breath. This gentle approach to yoga offers students the opportunity to quiet the mind and body as they explore both stillness and dynamic movements in intentional postures. Gentle yoga is for all levels of yoga practitioners, whether brand new or advanced in their practice. Pre-registration required – limited availability. Fees:...
Wednesday Wonders 10:00 am
Wednesday Wonders @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Join Smith-Gilbert Gardens for a Nature Project at the Gardens! Great for K-6th grade. A new nature topic each workshop! Drop-in from 10-11 AM. The cost is $18 for one parent/caregiver plus one child, an additional child is $3. Price includes admission.       Tickets available at https://smith-gilbert-gardens.square.site    
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Family Yoga 9:00 am
Family Yoga @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Bring the whole family to this playful yoga class that will allow parents and caregivers to reconnect body and mind while children explore their own variations of the postures. Bond as you find calm and self-care within the strengthening movement of the practice. Families will be led through intentional meditation and movement that can be applied to daily life as...
Plein-Air Painting Workshop 9:00 am
Plein-Air Painting Workshop @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Come learn and enjoy painting in the most beautiful garden in the North Atlanta area! Color and light are the two most important elements of painting. I will help you learn to see the large masses and simplify your compositions for the strongest impact. We will also learn to choose our location in the garden for the best composition and...
Pumpkin Decorating Workshop 10:00 am
Pumpkin Decorating Workshop @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Kennesaw Art & Culture Commission will have craft supplies already on hand for people to decorate small artificial pumpkins. We will include information about the three sisters and seeds people can take home to plant next spring.
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Spooky Scavenger Hunt 9:00 am
Spooky Scavenger Hunt @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 26 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Join Smith-Gilbert Gardens for a Spooky Scavenger Hunt!  Included with garden admission, families are welcome to grab a scavenger hunt sheet and search for tiny scarecrows hidden throughout the garden. Kids can pull from the candy basket when completed! Tickets: https://smith-gilbert-gardens.square.site/family-programsTJlNZP.
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Gentle Hatha Yoga 9:00 am
Gentle Hatha Yoga @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Enjoy this slower-paced class while strengthening and connecting movement to breath. This gentle approach to yoga offers students the opportunity to quiet the mind and body as they explore both stillness and dynamic movements in intentional postures. Gentle yoga is for all levels of yoga practitioners, whether brand new or advanced in their practice. Pre-registration required – limited availability. Fees:...
Spooky Scavenger Hunt 9:00 am
Spooky Scavenger Hunt @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Join Smith-Gilbert Gardens for a Spooky Scavenger Hunt!  Included with garden admission, families are welcome to grab a scavenger hunt sheet and search for tiny scarecrows hidden throughout the garden. Kids can pull from the candy basket when completed! Tickets: https://smith-gilbert-gardens.square.site/family-programsTJlNZP.
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Spooky Scavenger Hunt 9:00 am
Spooky Scavenger Hunt @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Join Smith-Gilbert Gardens for a Spooky Scavenger Hunt!  Included with garden admission, families are welcome to grab a scavenger hunt sheet and search for tiny scarecrows hidden throughout the garden. Kids can pull from the candy basket when completed! Tickets: https://smith-gilbert-gardens.square.site/family-programsTJlNZP.
5K Packet Pickup 4:00 pm
5K Packet Pickup @ Big Peach Running Co.
Oct 28 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Benefiting Smith-Gilbert Gardens Foundation, which supports educational programs and the conservation of the live plant collection at Smith-Gilbert Gardens.
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Spooky Scavenger Hunt 9:00 am
Spooky Scavenger Hunt @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 29 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Join Smith-Gilbert Gardens for a Spooky Scavenger Hunt!  Included with garden admission, families are welcome to grab a scavenger hunt sheet and search for tiny scarecrows hidden throughout the garden. Kids can pull from the candy basket when completed! Tickets: https://smith-gilbert-gardens.square.site/family-programsTJlNZP.
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Garden Gallop 5k 6:00 am
Garden Gallop 5k @ Downtown Kennesaw
Oct 30 @ 6:00 am – 10:00 am
Benefiting Smith-Gilbert Gardens Foundation, which supports educational programs and the conservation of the live plant collection at Smith-Gilbert Gardens. Dress up in your Halloween costume for a chance to win a prize! 6:00AM Race day packet pickup and late registration opens 7:30AM 1 Mile Fun Run Start 8:00AM 5K Start 8:55AM Tot Trot 9:15AM Awards Ceremony   REGISTER TODAY!
Family Yoga 9:00 am
Family Yoga @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 30 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Bring the whole family to this playful yoga class that will allow parents and caregivers to reconnect body and mind while children explore their own variations of the postures. Bond as you find calm and self-care within the strengthening movement of the practice. Families will be led through intentional meditation and movement that can be applied to daily life as...
Spooky Scavenger Hunt 9:00 am
Spooky Scavenger Hunt @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Oct 30 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Join Smith-Gilbert Gardens for a Spooky Scavenger Hunt!  Included with garden admission, families are welcome to grab a scavenger hunt sheet and search for tiny scarecrows hidden throughout the garden. Kids can pull from the candy basket when completed! Tickets: https://smith-gilbert-gardens.square.site/family-programsTJlNZP.
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