UPCOMING PROGRAMS AND EVENTS
Call 327-PARK or click here to register online.
Family Garden Stories & Outdoor Scavenger Hunts
Dates: Thursdays, July 10, 17, 24 Story time 2:30 p.m. followed by Scavenger Hunts from 3-4:30pm Free All ages
Bring the family and a blanket or some chairs to the Garden to enjoy a story show-and-tell at 2:30. Then Stop by the Conservatory and pick up a copy of this yearís hunt that will send you around the Gardens and surrounding areas with your eyes peeled. Bring your finished hunt back and receive a prize
Intro to Bonsai Workshop
Ages: 16+ Date: Sunday, July 13 Time: 1-4 p.m. Fee: $35
Learn all about the basics of Bonsai from Scott Yelich of Eagle Creek Bonsai. Each participant will get their own tree to work on during the workshop as they learn how to care for it. Registration required (218838)- payment of $35 will be collected by instructor on day of program.
Rainforest Appreciation Day
Date:Sunday, July 20 Time: 1-5 p.m. Free All ages
From chocolate to chewing gum to beautiful flowers, itís time to celebrate everything we get from the rainforest. Stop by the Conservatory for a fun and educational tour through the rainforest.
Backyard Nature: Butterflies
Ages: 2-8 Date:Monday, July 28 Time: 10-11 a.m. Fee: $4 per child
Letís learn all about these fluttering beauties. Weíll make a craft and search the garden for butterflies and caterpillars. Registration required (218819).
70s DISCO PARTY - Friday August 1st
Conservatory Guided Tours
Join Master Gardeners on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month (and every Saturday June - August) as they conduct tours highlighting information about the interesting and unusual plants in the Conservatory. Tours are free with paid admission.