Kids Programs

Registration Contact

404-876-5859 ext. 2556

Registration not required for Drop-In programs.

School Tours

Drop-In Family Program

Saturday, February 21
11 a.m. - noon

Vanilla is the opposite of boring. With an opportunity to sculpt with vanilla play dough, dissect a vanilla bean, and make a vanilla sundae, you’ll leave this class praising the amazing vanilla orchid.

Sunday, February 22
1 - 4 p.m.

Enjoy the annual celebration of the vanilla orchid. Learn more about the process of turning vanilla beans into a key extract for desserts, and sample a mini vanilla ice cream sundae.

First Wednesday, November - March
10:30 - 11 a.m.

Listen to stories about bees, butterflies, frogs and flowers!

Fridays, March - September
10:30 a.m.

Join a sensory exploration of the Garden! Parents and caregivers of young children are invited for this short interactive walking tour.

Drop-In Family Program

Saturdays, March 7 OR 14
11 a.m. - noon

Say hello to the frogs at the Garden! Get up close and personal with several frogs, hear their fascinating stories and create frog inspired art.

Saturday, March 21
10 a.m. - noon

Introduce your child to the amazing experience of growing food. Together, families learn hands-on how to start seeds and transition plants to containers or the ground. Each family sows a plug tray with a variety of fruit and vegetable seeds to take home.

Drop-In Family Program

Saturday, March 28, Friday, April 3 OR Saturday, April 4
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Certain plants contain powerful dyes that create stunning colors. Join us for this interactive class to learn more about these plants while decorating vibrant eggs.

Monday - Friday, April 6 - 10
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Need an exciting family activity for Spring Break? Enjoy the wonders of springtime with fun, seasonal crafts and activities in the Children's Garden.

Thursday - Friday, April 9 - 10
9 a.m. - noon

Celebrate spring and discover spectacular flowers and animals emerging from winter slumber. Come and learn more about this fascinating process and enjoy two glorious Garden mornings of exploration, activities and artwork.

Drop-In Family Program

Saturday, April 18
11 a.m. - noon

From their fascinating life cycle to their colossal diet, discover the wonderful world of ladybugs! Spring is a great time to look for the red, spotted beetles scampering on flowering plants and to learn why they are important in gardens.

Wednesday, April 22
10 a.m. - 1 p.m

Celebrate nature! From creating crafts to learning about conservation, there's fun for everyone. Enjoy Storybook Time and ladybug releases.

June - July
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Enroll your child in a stimulating day camp full of discovery, exploration and imagination!

Registration Opens February 2