Everett Children’s Adventure Garden Celebrates Spring!
spring visit the Everett Children’s Adventure Garden and discover
why plants love spring almost as much as we do! The Everett Children’s
Adventure Garden is a 12-acre indoor/outdoor interactive museum
where kids can have hands-on fun and learn about plants, science,
and the natural world.
at the Garden
Ages 2 – 12, Weekend and Monday holidays 10a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
All throughout the season, children dissect plant parts like bulbs
and flowers, experiment to find out if plants make sugar, investigate
bugs that help plants grow, use microscopes to see plants up close,
press flowers and plants to take home, and much more. Children
also discover what’s in a flower by taking apart and putting together
a giant flower — and children have an opportunity to look at things
through a bee’s eye view!
Ages 2 – 5, Tuesday-Friday: 1:30 p.m.-3 p.m.; Weekends and Monday
holidays: 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Botanist Early Learner Activities include nature discovery,
crafts, mini nature walks, storytime, and music making. Pasting,
painting, planting, and playing engage the senses in indoor and
outdoor galleries. Find a baby plant in a seed and take away your
Garden memento to share with the folks at home.
In conjunction with our on-going programs we offer at the Everett
Children’s Adventure Garden, we are also have special weekends
in April for families that include:
Bulbs are Buried Treasures Weekend
Saturday and Sunday, April 13 and 14,
1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Explore spring in the Everett Children’s
Adventure Garden, where bulbs and blossoms abound. Children will
Dissecting daffodils and making a bulb art print, Planting a paperwhite
to take home, Making a craft tulip, Investigating bulbs we eat,
Flower face painting,
is an Adventure Weekend
Saturday and Sunday, April 27 and 28,
1:00 p.m.– 6:00 p.m.
This spring brings art to The New York Botanical Garden with Sculpture
from the Museum of Modern Art. During this weekend, families find
artistic inspiration in the Everett Children’s Adventure Garden
and children will enjoy: Crafting leaf collages, Creating flower
finger paintings, Modeling clay flowers, Making chalk art, Flower
For more information please call (718) 817-8700 or visit www.nybg.org
Everett Children’s Adventure Garden has been made possible by
the leadership generosity of Edith and Henry Everett.#
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