Children’s Garden Activities
Children’s Garden Activities

Children’s Garden Activities


Children’s Garden Weekend Activities

Saturdays and Sundays, May 1-June 11
Free with Gardens Admission

Join us in the Children's Garden for the following activities:
Storytime - 10 a.m.
Garden Puppet Theater - 1 p.m.
Chicken Feeding - 2 p.m.


Spring Flower Walk

Saturdays in May
11 a.m.
All ages, free with Gardens Admission
Story Barn, Children’s Garden

Our garden will be popping with color this spring as 38,000 tulips, daffodils, and other spring bulbs make their grand appearance in our flower beds. Join us as we look for signs of spring in our garden, dissect a flowering bulb and go on a scavenger hunt.


Family Garden Quest - Five Senses in the Garden

Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays
June 19-July 31
11-11:45 a.m.
Story Barn, Children's Garden

Join us for a family-friendly guided activity full of exploration and discovery to learn more about the plants and animals that call the Children’s Garden home. Please refer to the schedule below for Garden Quest topics throughout the summer. This activity is led by a member of our Education staff team and families of any size are welcome to attend for one price. Please meet in the Story Barn of the Children’s Garden shortly before 11 am to register. .
Five Senses in the Garden - We’ll put our senses to work as we learn how they help us to explore a garden.

FAMILY GARDEN QUEST SUMMER SCHEDULE:
June 19-July 31
Monday, Wednesdays and Saturdays: Five Senses in the Garden
Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays:Beautiful Birds
August 1-September 4
Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays: Growing a Pizza
Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays: Bugs Galore


Family Garden Quest - Beautiful Birds

Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays
June 19-July 31
11-11:45 a.m.
Story Barn, Children's Garden

Join us for a family-friendly guided activity full of exploration and discovery to learn more about the plants and animals that call the Children’s Garden home. Please refer to the schedule below for Garden Quest topics throughout the summer. This activity is led by a member of our Education staff team and families of any size are welcome to attend for one price. Please meet in the Story Barn of the Children’s Garden shortly before 11 am to register.
Beautiful Birds - Join us on a quest for our feathered friends as we learn to identify some of our common birds and their songs, how their unique adaptations help them to survive and why they call the garden home.

FAMILY GARDEN QUEST SUMMER SCHEDULE:
June 19-July 31
Monday, Wednesdays and Saturdays: Five Senses in the Garden
Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays:Beautiful Birds
August 1-September 4
Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays: Growing a Pizza
Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays: Bugs Galore


Family Garden Quest - Bugs Galore

Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays
August 1-September 4
11-11:45 a.m.
Story Barn, Children's Garden

Join us for a family-friendly guided activity full of exploration and discovery to learn more about the plants and animals that call the Children’s Garden home. Please refer to the schedule below for Garden Quest topics throughout the summer. This activity is led by a member of our Education staff team and families of any size are welcome to attend for one price. Please meet in the Story Barn of the Children’s Garden shortly before 11 am to register.
Bugs Galore - From monarch butterflies to hummingbird moths, we’ll search for some of the coolest, most strangest, most beautiful residents in the garden. We’ll discover what sets them apart from one another and what makes them a “good” bug vs. a “bad” bug in our garden.

FAMILY GARDEN QUEST SUMMER SCHEDULE:
June 19-July 31
Monday, Wednesdays and Saturdays: Five Senses in the Garden
Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays:Beautiful Birds
August 1-September 4
Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays: Growing a Pizza
Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays: Bugs Galore


Family Garden Quest - Growing a Pizza

Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays
August 1-September 4
11-11:45 a.m.
Story Barn, Children's Garden

Join us for a family-friendly guided activity full of exploration and discovery to learn more about the plants and animals that call the Children’s Garden home. Please refer to the schedule below for Garden Quest topics throughout the summer. This activity is led by a member of our Education staff team and families of any size are welcome to attend for one price. Please meet in the Story Barn of the Children’s Garden shortly before 11 am to register.
Growing a Pizza - We’ll sample the ingredients of a pizza right from the plants they grow on and learn about their life cycle from seed to fruit.

FAMILY GARDEN QUEST SUMMER SCHEDULE:
June 19-July 31
Monday, Wednesdays and Saturdays: Five Senses in the Garden
Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays:Beautiful Birds
August 1-September 4
Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays: Growing a Pizza
Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays: Bugs Galore