Garden Adventures Classes at Red Butte Garden

Classes for children ages 4-12 and a parent.

Each Garden Adventures class focuses on a different topic and seeks to help kids connect with plants while encouraging them to explore the wonders of the natural world.
Classes are designed for parents or caregivers to attend and participate with their child. Limit one adult/caregiver per child.



Garden Adventure class costs - Caregiver included

Garden Members: $8 per child
General Public: $10 per child

Special Garden Adventure classes:
Garden Members: $12 or $24 per child
General Public: $15 or $30 per child


Register online for a Garden Adventure date below or call 801-581-8454

REGISTRATION REQUIRED, NO INFANTS PLEASE.

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Weird and Wonderful
WEIRD AND WONDERFUL
SATURDAY, MARCH 16

Weird and Wonderful

REGISTRATION REQUIRED


SATURDAY, March 16 @ 1 - 2:30PM


Just Added!: SATURDAY, March 16 @ 10-11:30AM


From flowers that smell like a rotting corpse to plants that use slime to attract prey, nature can be a crazy place! Come join us for a weird and wild Garden Adventure and learn all about the bizarre and icky phenomena that can be found in the world around us. Each student will even take home a wacky plant of their own!





Spectacular Spring
SPECTACULAR SPRING
SATURDAY, MARCH 30

Special Garden Adventure:

Spectacular Spring

REGISTRATION REQUIRED


SATURDAY, MARCH 30 @ 1 - 2:30PM


We're celebrating the return of spring with a party in Em's Sprout House. Join the festivities and learn about the Vernal Equinox, hunt for signs of spring in the Garden, and create a seed starter kit to get a head start on your own garden.





People and Plants
PEOPLE AND PLANTS
SATURDAY, APRIL 13

People and Plants

REGISTRATION REQUIRED


SATURDAY, APRIL 13 @ 1 - 2:30PM


Ethnobotany is the study of the practical human uses for plants. From helping to keep the air clean to providing delicious snacks, plants are beneficial to us in so many ways! Discover the many unique uses of the plants in the Garden, and later we’ll use your knowledge of ethnobotany to create a simple, delicious treat to share.





Earth Superheroes
EARTH SUPERHEROES
SATURDAY, APRIL 27

Earth Superheroes

REGISTRATION REQUIRED


SATURDAY, April 27 @ 1 - 2:30PM


To recycle…and beyond! Join us in the Sprout House for a super Earth Day celebration! Learn how you can be an earth superhero by recycling, conserving, and reusing. Turn trash into treasure by making an upcycled birdfeeder, and then take home a tree seedling that will grow into a protective refuge for all your backyard friends.





Critters Beneath Our Feet
CRITTERS BENEATH OUR FEET
SATURDAY, MAY 11

Critters Beneath Our Feet

REGISTRATION REQUIRED


SATURDAY, MAY 11 @ 1 - 2:30PM


What’s in your dirt? Discover the world beneath your feet and explore the wriggling, crawling creatures below! Learn about the incredible things worms, decomposers and more do to help plants here at Red Butte grow. Then create a special, worm-derful surprise to take home.





Mythical Gardens
MYTHICAL GARDENS
SATURDAY, MAY 25

Special Garden Adventure:

Mythical Gardens

REGISTRATION REQUIRED


SATURDAY, MAY 25 @ 1 - 2:30PM


Come celebrate spring with us by planting a miniature, mythical garden in this special Garden Adventure! But hang on, there are not just fairies in these gardens! Gnomes, elves, and even unicorns will want to visit. Participants will design, plant, and decorate their own tiny garden and learn how to attract your favorite mythical creature. Don’t miss out on this magical class!








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