The Gardens is a perfect place to foster a deep love and connection to the natural world. We offer a wide selection of fun-filled education programs and classes for kids of all ages, backgrounds and abilities.
Learning in The Gardens is the most natural thing to do. Whether you are a teacher looking for a new way to make your classroom lessons come alive or a caregiver looking for a perfect place for your nature loving kids, The Gardens is the place to be.
The Gardens can now provide scholarships for youth specific classes and programs to income-qualifying families. Please submit the following application:
During all four seasons, there are fun things to do outside in your yard, garden or neighborhood park. Check out some kid friendly garden lessons below.
Dissecting a Bean Ever wonder what is inside the bean you had for lunch? Did you know that bean can become a 12-foot-tall plant! During this lesson you will use your observation skills to explore the inside of a bean.
Living Necklace What does it take for a bean to grow? Create a fun and interactive necklace that allows you to watch it take place.
Planting a Seed Explore what it takes to plant a seed and how to care for it.
Sensory Nature Walk Take a walk outside to safely explore the natural world around us through your senses, colors, numbers, and patterns.