Children & family programs

A wide variety of programs are available for children and families to explore plants and the natural world. To view detailed listings of all programs, please visit our registration page. Be sure to also visit Mordecai Children’s Garden – drop-in programs are available daily, weather permitting.

The Gardens has camps for kids only that are full of garden explorations, games, activities, cooking and plants to take home.

A wide variety of programs are available for children and families to explore plants and the natural world.

Let your child turn green this year with a sustainable birthday party at the Gardens. Your birthday child and his or her friends will love exploring the Gardens and learning about plants.

Gather the family together for a unique opportunity to explore nature at night in the Mordecai Children’s Garden

Spend a day at the Gardens with your family exploring plant-based themes.

Each program offers hands-on exploration and activities led by a guide to help scouts understand how plants and people interact.