Looking to plan your next day trip? The Children’s Garden is open year-round!
Enhance your experience by exploring the following activities and programs.
ScarecrowQuest | Daily~ September 19 – October 30
Grab a ScarecrowQuest and start your trek down the TreeTrail in search of scarecrows created by the GardenKeeper and her friends. Available at Admissions.
StoryTree | Daily~ April – October
BookBaskets are available in the StoryTree, weekdays, 1 – 4pm and weekends, 10am – 4pm, weather permitting. Show your little ones blooms, then sit for a spell under our crepe myrtle trees. We provide a blanket, books, and other activities in each basket. After you enjoy the BookBasket return it to the StoryTree for others to enjoy.
Discovery Breezeway | Daily~ April – October
Exhibits can be found in the Garden Discovery Breezeway weekdays, 1 – 4pm and weekends, 10am – 4pm. They are interactive and have components that engage young visitors in scientific observation throughout the garden. Investigation topics will be presented on a rotating basis using a monthly seasonal theme.
April – Habitats
May – Soils
June – Weather
July – Garden Dwellers/Insects
August – Plant Products
September – The Harvest
October – Trees
Drop-in & Dig | Wed.~ April – October
Families with children are invited to drop-in and participate in simple, easy to learn gardening tasks. These family-oriented gardening experiences can easily be enjoyed at home. Join us to learn how much fun gardening with children can be!
Wednesday afternoons, April 6 – June 8, 2 – 3pm
Wednesday mornings, June 15 – September 7, 10 – 11am
Wednesday afternoons, September 14 – October 26, 2 – 3pm
WaterPlay is OPEN ~ if temperature is above 70 degrees