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Sessions (Ages 5-12)

FALL SESSIONS 2015Autumn leaves mean it’s time for fall fun. Young gardeners in weekend sessions plant cool-season vegetables, explore QBG's Herb Garden and Bee Garden, and cook with just-harvested produce. Themes vary with each session. Ages 5 through 12 (children must be 5 years old by 10/1/2015). Check out Children's Garden photos here.

Saturday, September 12, 2 to 4pm — Explore QBG’s beautiful Herb Garden while learning about the many uses of these plants. Make an herb project to take home.
Sunday, September 20, 2 to 4pm —Come cook at QBG! We will check out our harvest and make some fresh snacks with vegetables grown in the Garden. Plant greens or herbs to take home.
Saturday, October 3, 2 to 4pm —All about honeybees! Learn about our local resident bees at QBG. Taste some of their honey and make a rolled beeswax candle to take home.
Sunday, October 25, 2 to 4pm —Help us put our vegetable beds to sleep. Plant something in the garden and something to take home. See the changing leaves at QBG and make a leaf collage.

Pricing
Per session: $20 non-members / $15 members 
All four sessions: $75 non-members / $55 members 
Discounts apply to QBG Family Level memberships and above.

SPRING SESSIONS 2016Stay tuned for more details!

SUMMER SESSIONS 2016Stay tuned for more details!QUESTIONS?Call 718-886-3800, ext. 218 or email education@queensbotanical.org.

 

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