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March 2022 – Discovery Saturday at Elachee

March 12 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Elachee Exhibits are open today for general admission. Covid-19 Preparedness Policy: For the health of our community and to protect those most vulnerable in our lives, Elachee recommends that all visitors follow CDC guidance with regard to wearing masks.

Check out today’s special programming! Register by program.


Outdoor Painting Class with HLK Designs

Program Time: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Program Fee: $55 Per Person

Artist and instructor Heather Liana, of HLK Designs, will help beginner artists capture nature’s beauty by creating their own nature-inspired 12″x12″ wooden art piece during this 2-hour class. Program fee covers the cost of all materials. This program will take place outdoors, is restricted to ages 13+ and a maximum of 20 participants. PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Art Program Registration

Invasive Species ID and Removal Course/Hike

Program Time: 1-3 p.m.

Program Fee: $20 Per Person

On this guided hike, learn how to identify Georgia’s common invasive species, along with best techniques for their removal. Restricted to ages 14+ and a maximum of 20 participants.

The hike is facilitated by Eco Addendum, a non-profit organization based in Decatur, Georgia, dedicated to introducing Georgia’s vast diversity of native species to people of all ages through naturalist walks. PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Invasive Species Program Registration

Enjoy a Live Animal Showcase Today

Meet Elachee resident animals as part of an exploration of our Live Animal Exhibit, guided by an Elachee Naturalist. Pre-registration is encouraged, however, check with the admission desk, day of, to see if space is available.

Program Sessions

  • Morning Session from 11-11:45 a.m.
  • Afternoon Session from 1-1:45 p.m.

Program Fee

  • Adults $5
  • Children $3 (ages 2-12)
  • Elachee Members FREE

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Elachee Nature Science Center
2125 Elachee Drive
Gainesville, GA 30504 United States
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