New Grants Further Atlanta Science Festival Mission

The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation and NCR Foundation funding help bring science to communities Atlanta Science Festival, the annual two-week celebration of science and technology, recently received a pair of grants to help further its mission to spread the wonder of science throughout metro Atlanta.…


Sunday Funday: Turtle Time

As the weather warms up, turtles can be found enjoying the sun in the nearby wetlands and in the turtle sanctuary! Not to mention the turtles that live in the indoor classrooms. Come see how many you can find, make some turtle art, and join us for a turtle story time in the Children's Garden!

Sunday Funday: Summer Tales

Sunday Funday is about finding fun activities throughout the Preserve; draw on a tree, make a giant bubble, build a winter fort and go on a scavenger hunt for hidden treasures! A Blue Heron educator will be on-site to get you started, give clues, and answer questions. However, Sunday Fundays are focused…

Sunday Funday: Summer Flowers

Summer blooms are at their peak and we can't wait to explore through the meadow with you! Come collect your own bouquet of beautiful flowers, grasses, and leaves. Look at the flowers through a microscope, try your hand at catching a butterfly in a net, and spy a bird through binoculars during this Sunday…