April at Myriad Botanical Gardens
YOUTH AND FAMILIES
Family Workshop: Earth Day Nature Walk
Thursday, April 22, 6-7pm
The Garden Classroom and Garden Grounds
M $6; NM $8
Best for ages 5-11
Register by Tuesday, April 20
Celebrate Earth Day by spending time outside in nature with your family. We’ll learn how to use all our senses, gather a nature collection together and build a mandala with the collected items.
Every Wednesday, 10 am
Visitor Center, Crystal Bridge Lobby
Best for ages 2 to 5
Bring your toddler for story time each Wednesday at 10 am. Books are nature-themed and selected based on the season. We’ll begin with an interactive song and children will enjoy creating a small craft after the story. Masks are required for parents.
Small-But-Mighty Kitchen Gardening
Saturday, April 17, 11am-Noon
M $15; NM $17
Register by Tuesday, April 13
Calling all urbanites and aspiring gardeners – no backyard? Worried you don’t have enough space to garden? Put your worries aside in this class. Small spaces can make a big impact, both aesthetically and by providing food for your kitchen.
Saturday, April 17, 2-3pm
M $11; NM $15
Register by, Tuesday, April 13
Learn the basics of houseplants so you can create your own indoor garden oasis. We’ll discuss general care, types of houseplants and plant families, potential pests and diseases to watch out for and the benefits of houseplants.
To Seed or Not to Seed
Thursday, April 29, 6-7pm
M $16; NM $20
Register by Friday, April 23
It’s not too late to start your spring garden. Let us help by setting you on the correct path with this introductory tutorial.