Join your adventure guide as we explore the Arboretum. Each monthly Saturday adventure is exciting, and will have a different theme relating to nature (see schedule below). Family adventure classes are for children ages 5-11.  Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Pre-registration required for all classes. Enrollment includes admission to the Arboretum. Call 626.821.4623 to register.

Winter Bird Cafe
Saturday, January 23
Price: $8 per child for members; $10 per child for non-members
Time: 10am – 12pm
Where: Meet in the Rotunda
Create homemade bird feeders that are messy and fun for everyone.

Family Night Hike Adventure
Saturday, February 13
Price: $8 per child for members; $10 per child for non-members
Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Where: Meet in the Rotunda
Explore the Arboretum at night and learn about nocturnal animals and our night sky.

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Magic Monarch Series
Enjoy this three part series led by our Monarch Butterfly professional! You can come to one, two, or all three of these classes. We recommend attending all three to become an expert on monarchs and learn how to attract them to your garden at home!

Milkweed – “kNOw Milkweed, kNOw Monarchs”
Saturday, March 19
Price: $8 per child for members; $10 per child for non-members
Time: 10am – 12pm
Where: Meet in the Rotunda
Come learn all about the importance of milkweed for monarchs and take milkweed seedlings for your own garden.

Monarch Life Cycle – Getting to know your Monarchs
Saturday, April 02
Price: $8 per child for members; $10 per child for non-members
Time: 10am – 12pm
Where: Meet in the Rotunda
Caterpillars, Chrysalises and Butterflies oh my! Learn all about the Monarch life cycle.

Conservation – Getting involved to help the Monarchs thrive not just survive
Saturday, May 21
Price: $8 per child for members; $10 per child for non-members
Time: 10am – 12pm
Where: Meet in the Rotunda
Learn about tagging Monarchs, conservation and how to bring them to your backyards!

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Introduction to Vegetable Gardening!
Saturday, June 18
Price: $8 per child for members; $10 per child for non-members
Time: 10am – 12pm
Where: Meet in the Rotunda
Get introduced to vegetable gardening and create a seeded pot to take home and watch it grow!

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