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Children's Garden Sessions & Dates

SPRING

Each spring, children's imaginations and learning blossom as they plant vegetables and flowers, harvest early season greens such as lettuce, visit QBG's engaging 39 acres, cook with the food they've grown, and learn about the natural world around them.  Ages 5 through 12 (children must be 5 years old by 6/30/2015).

Saturdays, April 11-June 20, 2015 (no class May 23)
9:30am to noon
$185 non-members / $166 QBG members

Discounts apply to Family level memberships and above.

SUMMER

The Children’s Garden at Queens Botanical Garden offers hands-on discovery for ages 5 – 12 (children must be 5 years old by 6/30/2015). Children’s imaginations and knowledge blossom as they plant and harvest vegetables and flowers, visit QBG’s engaging 39 acres, and cook with the food they’ve grown!

Summer I – Mondays & Wednesdays, July 6-August 19, 9am to 4pm
7 weeks: July 6 – August 19: $810 QBG members / $900 non-members
July only: July 6-July 29: $477 QBG members / $530 non-members
August only: August 3-19:  $360 QBG members / $400 non-members

Summer II – Tuesdays & Thursdays, July 7-August 20, 9am to 4pm
7 weeks: July 7-August 20: $810 QBG members / $900 non-members
July only: July 8-July 30: $477 QBG members / $530 non-members
August only: August 4-20:  $360 QBG members / $400 non-members

Discounts apply to Family level memberships and above.

NOTE: Summer Monday/Wednesday lessons and activities are repeated in the Tuesday/Thursday sessions. Please sign up for only one, not both.

FALL

Autumn 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. Ages 5 through 12 (children must be 5 years old by 10/1/2015).

Saturday, Sept 12, 2 to 4pm

Sunday September 20, 2 to 4pm

Saturday, October 3, 2 to 4pm

Sunday, October 25, 2 to 4pm

Individual sessions: $15 QBG members / $20 non-members

All 4 sessions: $55 QBG members / $75 non-members

Discounts apply to Family level memberships and above.

 

Questions? 718-886-3800, ext. 230 or email education@queensbotanical.org.
 


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