Garden Adventures are kids’ classes held in Em’s Sprout House on one or two Saturdays per month. Classes start promptly at 10 a.m. and registration is required. Ages 4-12 are welcome with a caregiver. Limit one caregiver per participant (registration cost not required for caregiver). No infants please.
Registration price for kids is $5 for Garden members and $7 for non-Garden members. Space is limited to 20 participants.
SATURDAY, March 15
It's almost St. Patrick's Day, and we're celebrating in style in the Sprout House. After identifying the significance of shamrocks in St. Patrick's Day festivities, we'll have the opportunity to plant our own tiny shamrock terrariums fit for any leprechaun visitor!
SATURDAY, March 29
Enter the magical world of fairy gardening! By using small-scale plants and miniature accessories you can easily create a tiny scene fit for a garden gnome, elf, or fairy. Guests will return home with both a plant and handcrafted accessory to get them started on their own fairy gardening adventures.
SATURDAY, April 12
We eat many plant parts, and bulbs are no exception! Join us as we discover the many bulbs - and bulb imposters - we eat every day and help cook a quick and easy bulbaceous treat to share with your classmates.
Trees are Terrific
SATURDAY, April 26
From silk trees to spruces, Red Butte Garden showcases trees from all around the world. Learn how to tell the difference between varieties of trees found in the Garden and take home a tree seedling to plant in your own backyard.
Flowering Garden Gifts
SATURDAY, May 10
Although many people give bouquets of flowers as gifts, there are a number of other ways you can share flowers with your friends. Join us as we create our own pressed flower project as well as a scented spray, both using flowers that can be found at the Garden!
Busy Little Bees
SATURDAY, May 24
Not only can you find a beehive on the flag of Utah, but the honeybee is also the official state insect! Join us to discover the details of this industrious Utah inhabitant as we play games and complete an awesome bee art project.