Tea Party in the Conservatory
Sat. March 12, 10–11:00 a.m.
Bring your favorite stuffed animal and have a tea party in our conservatory! Take a greenhouse tour and learn all about air plants, orchids and carnivorous plants. We’ll have the opportunity to plant and take home herbs to use for tea.
Sat. April 9, 10–11:00 a.m.
Create your very own miniture green world! You’ll learn about what plants need to grow and how to care for the tiny terrarium you created. Maximum attendance 30 kids
Flowers for Mom!
Sat. April 30, 10–11:00 a.m.
Make a special gift for mom. We will be decorating flower pots and planting them with annuals.
What's bugging you and your garden?
Sat. June 18, 10–11:00 a.m.
Our bug expert Lisa will be here to talk about different kinds of insects and good and bad bugs in the garden. We will even go on a bug hunt in the kitchen garden! Make your own bug observatory to catch and watch bugs. Maximum attendance 30 kids.
Pollinators in the Garden
Sat. July 16, 10–11:00 a.m.
Heavenly Honey Apiary is coming back to Gardener’s Supply! Scott Wilson is a certified bee keeper and will be bringing a live honeybee observatory. You will learn all about the life cycle of the honeybee, what lasts attract butterflies and bees, and why plants can’t grow without pollination. You will also have the opportunity to help plant a bee/butterfly garden. Maximum attendance 30 kids.
Do you Believe in Fairies?
Sat. August 6, 10–11:00 a.m. & 11:30-12:30 p.m.
Come to the Garden Center and learn about fairies and go on a fairy search in our conservatory. Create your own fairy house to take home with you. Maximum attendance 25 kids per session.
Garden Harvest Party
Sat. September 24, 10–11:00 a.m.
Decorate your own harvest basket and fill it with fruits and veggies harvested from our own kitchen garden. Learn about harvesting and preserving food and taste different jams, jellies and pickled vegetables.
Pumpkin and Pirates
Sat. October 15, 10–11:00 a.m.
Meet Rockin' Ron the Friendly Pirate. He is sure to put a smile on everyone's face. Search for pirates buried treasure among the jack O lanterns in our nursery and if you choose, paint a pumpkin to take home.
Breakfast with Santa
Sat. December 3 & 10 and Sun. December 4, 8:30 & 10 a.m.
Have breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus at our Williston Garden Center. Children will sing-along to Christmas carols, decorate holiday cookies and make ornaments. Max Attendance: 25 kids/seating. Attendance fee required $15. Please call (802) 658-2433 to register.