Home Grown Education

Home Grown Education                     

Bring your budding botanists to Botanica for an incredible learning experience! Topics will be related to plant and animal life in the garden. Each class will include: instructional teaching, hands-on learning projects and (weather permitting) activities in the gardens. Lessons are designed for early elementary (K-5th) and follow curriculum guidelines.  

Classes meet most first Thursdays and Fridays at 1 p.m.

$5 for members $15 cap per family and $7 non-member $21 cap per family; class limit 15 per session

 

Date: 
Repeats every 4 weeks every Thursday and every Friday 24 times .
Thu, 12/04/2014 - 1:00pm
Fri, 12/05/2014 - 1:00pm
Thu, 01/01/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 01/02/2015 - 1:00pm
Thu, 01/29/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 01/30/2015 - 1:00pm
Thu, 02/26/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 1:00pm
Thu, 03/26/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 03/27/2015 - 1:00pm
Thu, 04/23/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 04/24/2015 - 1:00pm
Thu, 05/21/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 05/22/2015 - 1:00pm
Thu, 06/18/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 06/19/2015 - 1:00pm
Thu, 07/16/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 07/17/2015 - 1:00pm
Thu, 08/13/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 08/14/2015 - 1:00pm
Thu, 09/10/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 09/11/2015 - 1:00pm
Thu, 10/08/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 10/09/2015 - 1:00pm

Lunchtime Lecture

LUNCHTIME LECTURES

Lectures are included with membership or admission. Lunch is served for an additional charge and is available beginning at 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.

JANUARY: Truffles

FEBRUARY: Syl's 

There are no lectures in December

January 7: Crockpot Cooking

Date: 
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 12:15pm

Family Fun Fair 2015

Break cabin fever and join us for our FREE Family Fun Fair!  It’s a winter garden party with crafts, games and activities led by Botanica volunteers. Suitable for kids of all ages, the FREE Family Fun Fair educates children about nature and wildlife while involving them in hands-on activities. PLUS - you can explore the Gardens to see the berries and bark that shine during the winter months. 

The best part is admission to the Gardens and all activities are FREE!

Date: 
Saturday, February 7, 2015 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Garden Sprouts

Garden Sprouts:

Come to the Garden with your preschool aged child (3-5) for an opportunity to explore the natural world together.  Each month we focus on a theme from the garden using children’s literature, games, eco-art and a scrumptious snack.

Classes meet at 10:00 a.m. and 1 p.m. Call Karla Jahn at316-264-0448 ext. 115 for reservations.

$9, $6 for members; class limit 15 per session

Tuesday, Dec. 9: Gingerbread Fun                                                   

Date: 
Repeats every month on the second Tuesday 12 times .
Tue, 12/09/2014 - 10:00am
Tue, 01/13/2015 - 10:00am
Tue, 02/10/2015 - 10:00am
Tue, 03/10/2015 - 10:00am
Tue, 04/14/2015 - 10:00am
Tue, 05/12/2015 - 10:00am
Tue, 06/09/2015 - 10:00am
Tue, 07/14/2015 - 10:00am
Tue, 08/11/2015 - 10:00am
Tue, 09/08/2015 - 10:00am
Tue, 10/13/2015 - 10:00am
Tue, 11/10/2015 - 10:00am

Garden Sprouts

Garden Sprouts:

Come to the Garden with your preschool aged child (3-5) for an opportunity to explore the natural world together.  Each month we focus on a theme from the garden using children’s literature, games, eco-art and a scrumptious snack.

Classes meet at 10:00 a.m. and 1 p.m. Call Karla Jahn at316-264-0448 ext. 115 for reservations.

$9, $6 for members; class limit 15 per session

Tuesday, Dec. 9: Gingerbread Fun                                                   

Date: 
Repeats every month on the second Tuesday 12 times .
Tue, 12/09/2014 - 1:00pm
Tue, 01/13/2015 - 1:00pm
Tue, 02/10/2015 - 1:00pm
Tue, 03/10/2015 - 1:00pm
Tue, 04/14/2015 - 1:00pm
Tue, 05/12/2015 - 1:00pm
Tue, 06/09/2015 - 1:00pm
Tue, 07/14/2015 - 1:00pm
Tue, 08/11/2015 - 1:00pm
Tue, 09/08/2015 - 1:00pm
Tue, 10/13/2015 - 1:00pm
Tue, 11/10/2015 - 1:00pm

Lunchtime Lecture

LUNCHTIME LECTURES

Lectures are included with membership or admission. Lunch is served for an additional charge and is available beginning at 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.

JANUARY: Truffles

FEBRUARY: Syl's 

There are no lectures in December

January 7: Crockpot Cooking

Date: 
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 12:15pm

Botanica Closed: Presidents' Day

Botanica is closed in observance of Presidents' Day. We will reopen Feb. 17 at 9 a.m.

Date: 
Monday, February 16, 2015 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

Lunchtime Lecture

LUNCHTIME LECTURES

Lectures are included with membership or admission. Lunch is served for an additional charge and is available beginning at 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.

JANUARY: Truffles

FEBRUARY: Syl's 

There are no lectures in December

January 7: Crockpot Cooking

Date: 
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 12:15pm

Lunchtime Lecture

LUNCHTIME LECTURES

Lectures are included with membership or admission. Lunch is served for an additional charge and is available beginning at 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.

JANUARY: Truffles

FEBRUARY: Syl's 

There are no lectures in December

January 7: Crockpot Cooking

Date: 
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 12:15pm

Home Grown Education

Home Grown Education                     

Bring your budding botanists to Botanica for an incredible learning experience! Topics will be related to plant and animal life in the garden. Each class will include: instructional teaching, hands-on learning projects and (weather permitting) activities in the gardens. Lessons are designed for early elementary (K-5th) and follow curriculum guidelines.  

Classes meet most first Thursdays and Fridays at 1 p.m.

$5 for members $15 cap per family and $7 non-member $21 cap per family; class limit 15 per session

 

Date: 
Thu, 12/04/2014 - 1:00pm
Fri, 12/05/2014 - 1:00pm
Thu, 01/01/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 01/02/2015 - 1:00pm
Thu, 01/29/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 01/30/2015 - 1:00pm
Thu, 02/26/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 1:00pm
Thu, 03/26/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 03/27/2015 - 1:00pm
Thu, 04/23/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 04/24/2015 - 1:00pm
Thu, 05/21/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 05/22/2015 - 1:00pm
Thu, 06/18/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 06/19/2015 - 1:00pm
Thu, 07/16/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 07/17/2015 - 1:00pm
Thu, 08/13/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 08/14/2015 - 1:00pm
Thu, 09/10/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 09/11/2015 - 1:00pm
Thu, 10/08/2015 - 1:00pm
Fri, 10/09/2015 - 1:00pm

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