VISIT & explore

Fun in the Children's Garden

2015 Drop-in & Family Adventure Programs, program times vary.


Gnome Hunt

Daily, through March
9:30 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Hunt for gnomes hidden  throughout the garden.

Arbor Reading Adventures

Wednesdays or Fridays, in March
11:00-11:45 a.m.
 Join us in the Sterling Library for some interactive story time and fun.  Learn More


Nature’s Instruments

Daily in March
Weekdays, 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Make your very own musical instrument with natural materials!

Trash to Treasure
Weekdays in April

1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Discover the world of recycling through games and make a recycled craft.

Tree-rific Trees
Weekends  in April
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Learn about trees and plant your own tree seed to take home.

Garden Story Time
Fridays, April & May

11:00 a.m.
Gather in the Children’s Garden amphitheater for story time and fun.

Lovely Ladybugs
Weekdays in May

1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Test your skills in a bug-tastic board game, and make a ladybug mask.

Mantis Mania
Weekends  in May
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Discover the unique world of the praying mantis, and make a camouflage creation.


March throug May, 2015
program times vary


All Children’s Garden activities are weather permitting.

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