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.

RED BUTTE GARDEN REFUND AND CANCELLATION POLICY





Mythical Gardens
MYTHICAL GARDENS
SATURDAY, MAY 25

Special Garden Adventure: Mythical Gardens

REGISTRATION REQUIRED


SATURDAY, MAY 25 @ 1 - 2:30PM

Just Added!: SATURDAY, MAY 25 @ 10-11:30AM



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!





Budding Botanists
BUDDING BOTANISTS
SATURDAY, JUNE 1

Budding Botanists

REGISTRATION REQUIRED


SATURDAY, JUNE 1 @ 1 - 2:30PM



Summer's almost here and it's time to get outside! If you love nature and want to learn more about the different parts and varieties of plants, this is the class for you. We will spend our time exploring the Garden and the many plants at Red Butte, before returning to the Sprout House to discover even more through dissection. We will also enjoy a tasty snack that includes roots, leaves, stems, seeds, and fruit.





Insect Investigations
INSECT INVESTIGATIONS
SATURDAY, JUNE 15

Special Garden Adventure: Insect Investigations

REGISTRATION REQUIRED


SATURDAY, JUNE 15 @ 1 - 2:30PM



From tiny ants to mammoth moths, the Garden is full of insects! Learn about these little critters and discover the special characteristics that make them unique. Then create a custom bug jar before heading outside on an insect hunt.





Salsa Garden
SALSA GARDEN
SATURDAY, JULY 13

Salsa Garden

REGISTRATION REQUIRED


SATURDAY, JULY 13 @ 1 - 2:30PM



From tomatoes and peppers to mangos and cilantro, almost any plant can go in salsa! Learn more about this tasty dish and the plants that help make it oh-so delicious. Then create your own scrumptious salsa using a variety of flavorful plants.





Ecosystems: Sand and Succulents
ECOSYSTEMS: SAND AND SUCCULENTS
SATURDAY, JULY 27

Special Garden Adventure: Sand and Succulents Ecosystems

REGISTRATION REQUIRED


SATURDAY, JULY 27 @ 1 - 2:30PM



Come explore the desert ecosystems of Utah! Learn all about the hearty plants and animals that call the desert home and investigate them up close in the Water Conservation Garden. Then create your own miniature desert garden highlighting an animal and succulent of your choosing.





Fruity Fun
FRUITY FUN
SATURDAY, JULY 27

Fruity Fun

REGISTRATION REQUIRED


SATURDAY, AUGUST 10 @ 1 - 2:30PM



From pomegranate to dragon fruit, avocado to persimmon, we’re exploring the tasty, mouth-watering world of fruit! Come learn all about this unique and yummy plant part, make a fruit-themed craft, and whip up a sweet, fruity snack to share.





Dragon Hunt
DRAGON HUNT
SATURDAY, AUGUST 24

Dragon Hunt

REGISTRATION REQUIRED


SATURDAY, AUGUST 24 @ 1 - 2:30PM



We’re going on a dragon hunt! Explore Red Butte from top to bottom and hunt for clues hidden throughout the Garden. But beware, this class is not for the faint of heart! What secrets of the natural world will you uncover before you reach your final destination? **Water games will be included in this Garden Adventure, so be sure to dress appropriately.











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