ADULT PROGRAMS

The Wildflower Center offers abundant opportunities to learn about Texas native plants, gardening, nature art, photography, writing and more — including our very popular Native Plant Gardening Series.

Classes generally happen during spring and fall, with other programs occurring throughout the year.

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June 2019

Guided Garden Tour

June 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave.
Austin, TX 78739 United States
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Free With Admission
Native Wildflower Week tour with Minnette, 2015

Tour our gardens with a knowledgeable volunteer docent

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Drawing I: Short Form

June 25 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until July 9, 2019

Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave.
Austin, TX 78739 United States
$199

You can draw! Practice with a new medium in each session of this course. Start simple and refine your technique in a supportive environment for beginners.

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Series: Watercolor — Basics and Beyond

June 26 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until July 3, 2019

Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave.
Austin, TX 78739 United States
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$199

This six-session course is presented in partnership with the Contemporary Austin Art School.

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Series: Botanical Illustration

June 27 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until May 30, 2019

One event on June 6, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on June 13, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on June 20, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on June 27, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on July 11, 2019 at 10:00am

Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave.
Austin, TX 78739 United States
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$199

Enhance your drafting skills through drawing plant forms in this six-class series in partnership with the Contemporary Austin Art School

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Thorns & Blooms: Growing Cacti

June 29 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave.
Austin, TX 78739 United States
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$45
Ladyfinger cactus

Many spiny species also have beautiful blooms! Take a tour of our greenhouse and learn how to grow cacti at home

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July 2019

Invasive Species High School Curriculum Training Workshop for Teachers

July 16 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on July 17, 2019 at 9:00am

Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave.
Austin, TX 78739 United States
$5 – $15
Hans Landel, Texas Invasives

This workshop will introduce high school teachers to a curriculum designed around the issue of invasive species.

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