Botanical Conservatory, 1100 S. Calhoun St.
Visit the Botanical Conservatory on the fourth Saturday to get a closer look at our plants and gardens with an exploratory walk, hands-on activity or demonstration. We highlight a different garden each month so you can make new discoveries through fun, educational activities. This drop-in program is included in your regular Conservatory admission fee: $5 adults, $3 children ages 3-17; age 2 and under, members and volunteers admitted free.
Garden Close-Up: Tiny Pines!
GC: Fruits, Veggies, & Herbs
Saturday, August 24, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Come crunch on a carrot or some kale, chomp on some chives, maybe you could even taste a juicy tomato! By the way, is a tomato a fruit or vegetable? Come find out and bring your appetite! We’ll be cleaning out what’s left in our raised bed gardens as well as testing your garden knowledge . . . like, what’s the difference between a fruit and vegetable? So come hungry and bring your garden wisdom.
FGC: “Prickly Pear”
Saturday, September 28, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
FGC: “Cacao Tree”
Saturday, October 26, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.