April 1, 2014
9:30 amto11:30 am
April 9, 2014
9:30 amto11:30 am
April 23, 2014
9:30 amto11:30 am
May 7, 2014
9:30 amto11:30 am
May 21, 2014
9:30 amto11:30 am
June 4, 2014
9:30 amto11:30 am
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PLEASE NOTE: The first session has been rescheduled to April 1. For details, please call 207-633-4333, ext. 151. 

Preschoolers will have fun gardening and exploring nature in this parent-and-child program. Children will learn all about seeds, flowers, vegetables and animals through stories, crafts and planting activities in our Learning Garden.  We’ll even get a head start on the season by growing plants in our little greenhouse!  Children will experience nature close-up as we take time each session to explore the habitat of the Bibby and Harold Alfond Children’s Garden and surrounding gardens and forests, searching high and low for springtime residents.  Each class will include a project to take home. 

Parents, please be prepared to join in the fun!   Dress for the weather and be ready to get a little dirty.

Using the button below, you can sign up for the whole series or register for classes individually. The first session is on Wednesday, March 26, from 9:30-11:30 a.m. The series runs for 6 sessions, every other week, as follows: 

Tuesday, April 1, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Wednesday, April 9, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Wednesday, April 23, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Wednesday, May 7, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Wednesday, May 21, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Wednesday, June 4, 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Location:  Meet in the Bosarge Family Education Center
Prices:  $70 per series members/$95 per series non-members               
sign up for individual classes: $13 for members, $17 for non-members. 
Price includes Gardens admission for one child and one adult.

For information about the Gardens’ varied day camps, please click here.

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