Children's Peace Garden School Day Off

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Join us for fun, educational activities during your school days off! We've teamed up with BVSD Lifelong Learning to offer a variety of garden and pollinator-themed classes to keep your children exploring and learning when they are out of school. Registration will open soon! In the meantime, please fill out this form so that we can contact you when registration opens.

Classes are from 8:30am-3:30pm and are open to children aged 5-11. $80 per day.

Fall Classes

Classes take place at Growing Gardens, 1630 Hawthorn Ave., Boulder, CO.

Monday, September 17th

What’s the Buzz in Our Orchard: We all love to enjoy delicious fall fruits and vegetables! Learn about how pollinators (specifically, our honeybees!), help these yummy foods grow. Meet our honeybees and taste their honey while discovering the fruit trees growing in our orchard.

Friday, October 12th

What’s Ghouling on in the Garden?

Discover what the garden looks like in early fall! Explore the gardens and learn about how the garden is still working even after the main growing season is over. We’ll prepare for your Halloween fun by painting pumpkins to take home. Roll up your sleeves (and wash your hands) for an afternoon in our kitchen with Farm Chef Michael as we learn cooking basics and transform food from our garden in to a delicious and nutritious seasonal snack.

Monday, November 19th

Fall Art in Nature: Learn about the life cycles of the plants growing in the garden and use beautiful fall leaves to create your own art in the garden. Discover Andy Goldsworthy’s art and how it can inspire us to create! Roll up your sleeves (and wash your hands) for an afternoon in our kitchen with Farm Chef Michael as we learn cooking basics and transform food from our garden in to a delicious and nutritious seasonal snack.

Tuesday, November 20th

Feeling Fallish: Every wonder why the temperature changes, the leaves fall, and the days get shorter?Learn about seasonal changes with a focus on fall! We’ll explore fall traditions around the world and enjoy the outdoors in the cooler seasons!

Wednesday, November 21st

Stay or Go?: Learn about the migration/hibernation patterns of wildlife in and around our garden (deer, birds, bunnies, bees, butterflies). How do they decide to leave and where do they go? We’ll keep cozy with warm snacks and hot drinks in our barn!

For program questions contact Annie at 720-336-8266 or annie@growinggardens.org.

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