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Yoga at the Garden
JULY-AUGUST SESSION

1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA

Practice yoga’s calming rhythms of breathing, movement and posture in a tranquil Garden setting. Small class sizes enable instructor Jacqueline Gooding to offer individual pointers and address multiple levels of experience. Please have a blanket, yoga mat, water and appropriate comfortable clothing. Sessions are in person either in the Garden or in a classroom with […]

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T'ai Chi Guided Practice:
JULY-AUGUST

1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA

Join others to experience the grace and beauty of movement meditation through the 5 Elements Form of T'ai Chi. Learn Qigong exercises to build strength, foster mobility, and increase balance. Classes take place in the garden or inside garden buildings depending on weather. Wear weather appropriate clothing and bring water. This is a continuing, multi level class, […]

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GRAPHITE TECHNIQUES
Sunflowers

1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA

Students study and draw a single sunflower (supplied). Emphasis will be on accurate depiction of the flower, stem and leaves using scientific knowledge (botany) of the sunflower in order to complete a successful drawing in graphite. Guest lecturer in botany: Tom Case. Our Garden continues to follow CDC recommendations and state guidelines for preventing the […]

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FALL IN THE
Kitchen Garden

1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA

With grocery prices continuing to increase, interest in kitchen gardens and self-sufficiency is also on the rise. Kitchen gardens are made for intensive cultivation, so they are usually smaller than traditional vegetable plots, can easily be fenced to deter deer and other critters and they can look lovely! In this class, Mark Ragland helps you […]

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Botanical Illustration Sunday Studio:
August

1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA

Mentors and students work on certificate projects together in an informal setting.  Open to BI certificate candidates only. Our Garden continues to follow CDC recommendations and state guidelines for preventing the spread of COVID-19. Properly worn masks are strongly encouraged for indoor class participants regardless of vaccination status. The Garden reserves the right to implement […]

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GARDEN TO GLASS:
Summer Sippers

1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA

Join local mixologist Beth Dixon, owner of Salt and Acid Beverage Consulting, as she demonstrates how to create three light, refreshing, and delicious craft cocktails perfect for a hot summer’s day. She’ll highlight seasonal flavors in a Watermelon Vodka Gimlet, a Rum Basil Pineapple Mojito and a delightful summer sipper of Bourbon and sun tea. […]

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Local, Seasonal Flowers:
USE WHAT YOU HAVE!

1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA

Do you ever wonder what to do with those bunches of fabulous local flowers you find at the season's farmers' markets? Designer David Pippin guides you through creating a floral design from a catch-as-catch-can bunch of local seasonal blooms. Our Garden continues to follow CDC recommendations and state guidelines for preventing the spread of COVID-19. […]

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Saturday Yoga at the Garden
AUGUST-SEPTEMBER SESSION

1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA

Practice yoga’s calming rhythms of breathing, movement, and posture in a tranquil Garden setting Small class sizes enable instructors Jacqueline Gooding and Iffet Davis to offer individual pointers and address multiple levels of experience. Jacqueline and Iffet will alternate Saturdays to offer a varied yoga experience. Please have a blanket, yoga mat, water and appropriate […]

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Yoga at the Garden
AUGUST-SEPTEMBER SESSION

1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA

Practice yoga’s calming rhythms of breathing, movement and posture in a tranquil Garden setting. Small class sizes enable instructor Jacqueline Gooding to offer individual pointers and address multiple levels of experience. Please have a blanket, yoga mat, water and appropriate comfortable clothing. Sessions are in person either in the Garden or in a classroom with […]

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T'ai Chi Guided Practice:
AUGUST-SEPTEMBER

1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA

Join others to experience the grace and beauty of movement meditation through the 5 Elements Form of T'ai Chi. Learn Qigong exercises to build strength, foster mobility, and increase balance. Classes take place in the garden or inside garden buildings depending on weather. Wear weather appropriate clothing and bring water. This is a continuing, multi level class, […]

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