Little Seeds: Growing Little Gardeners

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Little Seeds: Growing Little Gardeners

For children ages 3-7
*Children age 3 must be accompanied by an adult.
Wednesday: January 17, February 21, March14, April 18, May 16 | 10-11:30 a.m.
Individual Class: Members* $12 | Non-Members $15
Series: Includes four classes for the price of three classes:
Members* $36 | Non-Members $45 *Hydrangea Level and above
Come join us as we explore The Gardens, plant seeds, hear stories, make crafts to take home, and help nurture a love of gardening and nature in your little ones (ages 4-5). Classes will be led by Amanda Clark, Horticulturist, and mom of 2 preschoolers. Register today for the January class or the entire series today!

Series Descriptions:

January 17 – The World Beneath Our Feet- Did you know that the soil is teaming with life? Learn all about soil, where it comes from and what it does. We will talk about compositing and observe an earthworm’s “house”.

February 21 – The Wonder of Seeds- Seeds are amazing! Can you believe a giant oak tree starts as a tiny acorn? Learn all about seeds and how they grow. We will make seed balls to take home and plant.

March 14 – Water, Water, Everywhere – Water is essential to life and gardening. Learn how plants drink water and all about water in nature. We will make a decorate a soda bottle “watering can” to take home.

April 18 – Springtime in the Garden – All around us the plants are waking up from their winter slumber. Come observe signs of spring in the garden. We will gather items from nature and make sun-catchers to take home.

May 16- Mother’s Day Surprise- Enjoy a spring day in the garden where we will make a garden craft to take home in honor of Mother’s Day.

April 18 2018

Details

Date: April 18
Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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Venue

Birmingham Botanical Gardens

2612 Lane Park Rd
Birmingham, AL 35223 United States

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