Part One: A Green Roof in the City

Part One: A Green Roof in the City

November 26, 2011 | Julie Casault
As construction began on the Mordecai Children's Garden in winter of 2010, it was hard to imagine the future of the space. Few had the opportunity to see the construction and engineering that created the garden that we see today. The parking structure became a foundation for what would become a one...Read more
Shhh, A Child is Growing

Shhh, A Child is Growing

November 21, 2011 | David Rubin
The following blog post was written by Josh Gold, a Gardens member and proud supporter of Mordecai Children's Garden. The first time I entered Mordecai Children's Garden, I was taken aback by this hidden gem in the Mile High City. A garden on a rooftop? Yeah, maybe in New York but not in Denver. As...Read more
From a Dream to a Legacy

From a Dream to a Legacy

November 8, 2011 | Doris Boardman
Colorado has always been a great source of pride for me. I am a native of this beautiful state and find its natural environment therapeutic. Despite moving out of state for school or work, I often found myself returning to my home state. I knew I would eventually settle here as I envisioned my...Read more
Celestial Celebrations Family Fun Night with NASA

Celestial Celebrations Family Fun Night with NASA

September 16, 2011 | Melissa Gula
Families are invited to join us on Friday, September 23 to explore space and discover what it is like to be an astronaut. Our special guest, NASA, will be featuring special space-related activities. From 5:30-8:30 p.m. in Mordecai Children’s Garden, there will be many ways for families to explore,...Read more
Seedlings classes all summer long!

Seedlings classes all summer long!

June 29, 2011 | Melissa Gula
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Camp Out in the Mordecai Children's Garden this Fourth of July

Camp Out in the Mordecai Children's Garden this Fourth of July

June 21, 2011 | Lisa Davis
Cottonwood Campouts take all the stress and worry out of camping. You supply the tent, sleeping bags and kids, we supply the fun! We’ll help you get your tent set-up next to Springmelt Stream and then fill the evening with fun activities such as Orienteering and Pond Exploration. We’ll even make...Read more
Cottonwood Campouts

Cottonwood Campouts

May 15, 2011 | Lisa Davis
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Celebrating the Earth Family Fun Night

Celebrating the Earth Family Fun Night

April 18, 2011 | Lisa Davis
Families are invited to join us on Earth Day, Friday April 22, to celebrate the many miracles of Mother Earth. From 5:30-8:30 p.m. in the Mordecai Children’s Garden, we’ll have many ways for you to explore, discover and celebrate nature. You’ll learn how to make a difference with special activities...Read more
Mordecai Children's Garden on a cold spring day

Mordecai Children's Garden on a cold spring day

April 4, 2011 | Melissa Gula
Hello Friends! Brrrrrrrr! It sure was chilly this morning when I woke up. The Children’s Garden looked much different today than it did when I woke up yesterday morning. The ground was covered with just a hint of snow and the trees and daffodils were covered in just enough ice to make them sparkle...Read more
Mordecai Children's Garden Open This Weekend!

Mordecai Children's Garden Open This Weekend!

March 4, 2011 | Melissa Gula
Hello Friends! What a wonderful winter I had snuggled up in the Mordecai Children’s Garden waiting for the first signs of spring. I knew it was time to come out of hibernation when I felt the warm sunshine and saw little flowers popping up by Pipsqueak Pond! I am excited that my friends will be...Read more

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