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  • Our Family Adventure Classes for 2019

    Join our amazing instructors as we explore the Arboretum.  Each month we explore something new and exciting and will have a different theme relating to nature (see schedule below). Children must be accompanied by an adult and because younger siblings can be a distraction we ask that a second adult takes them to do their own personal exploration of the Arboretum while the class is in session.  You can also check out our Bookworms Program for younger children.

    Enrollment includes admission to the Arboretum and all materials. Pre-registration required for all classes. Questions? Please call the Education Department at 626.821.4623

    Family Night Hike Adventure
    Saturday, January 12
    Price: $12 per child for members; $15 per child for non-members
    $5 per adult
    Time: 5:00 pm-6:30 pm
    Where: Meet in front of the Rotunda
    Ages: 6 and under
    Explore the Arboretum at night and learn about nocturnal animals and our night sky.

    Register here for January 12


    Family Night Hike Adventure
    Saturday, January 19
    Price: $12 per child for members; $15 per child for non-members
    $5 per adult
    Time: 5:00pm – 6:30pm
    Where: Meet in front of the Rotunda
    Ages: 7-12
    Explore the Arboretum at night and learn about nocturnal animals and our night sky.

    Register here for January 19


    Family Night Hike Adventure
    Saturday, January 26
    Price: $12 per child for members; $15 per child for non-members
    $5 per adult
    Time: 5:00pm – 6:30pm
    Where: Meet in front of the Rotunda
    Ages: 6 and under
    Explore the Arboretum at night and learn about nocturnal animals and our night sky.

    This hike is full, please see future hikes below


    Family Night Hike Adventure
    Saturday, February 2
    Price: $12 per child for members; $15 per child for non-members
    $5 per adult
    Time: 5:30pm – 7:00pm
    Where: Meet in front of the Rotunda
    Ages: 7-12
    Explore the Arboretum at night and learn about nocturnal animals and our night sky.

    February 2 Night Hike is cancelled due to rain


    Family Night Hike Adventure
    Saturday, February 9
    Price: $12 per child for members; $15 per child for non-members
    $5 per adult
    Time: 5:30pm – 7:00pm
    Where: Meet in front of the Rotunda
    Ages: 6 and under
    Explore the Arboretum at night and learn about nocturnal animals and our night sky.

    Register here for February 9


    Family Night Hike Adventure
    Saturday, February 16
    Price: $12 per child for members; $15 per child for non-members
    $5 per adult
    Time: 5:30pm – 7:00pm
    Where: Meet in front of the Rotunda
    Ages: 7-12
    Explore the Arboretum at night and learn about nocturnal animals and our night sky.

    Register here for February 16


    Family Night Hike Adventure
    Saturday, February 23
    Price: $12 per child for members; $15 per child for non-members
    $5 per adult
    Time: 5:30pm – 7:00pm
    Where: Meet in front of the Rotunda
    Ages: 6 and under
    Explore the Arboretum at night and learn about nocturnal animals and our night sky.

    Register here for February 23


    Botanical Valentines and Tea
    Sunday, February 10
    Price: $12 Adult $15 child, $9; Member Adult $12 Member Child
    10:00 am-11:30 am; ages 3-6
    1:00 pm-2:30 pm; ages 7-12
    Our new tradition beings with a lovely botanical tea in honor of Valentine’s Day. Enjoy a celebration of herbs and flowers with your child at this educational walk and tea party. We’ll use all of our senses as we explore the nature of these fragrant edibles and explore our beautiful and one of a kind herb garden! Finish the fun by making valentines together from pressed flowers and botanicals to take home for your friends and family.

    Register here for 10 am

    Register here for 1 pm

     


    Mother’s Day Walk and Botanical Artworks
    Saturday, May 11
    Sunday, May 12
    ages 5-10 both days
    Price: $12 Adult $15 child, $9; Member Adult $12 Member Child
    Time: 9:00am-11:00am
    Join us as we take a walk through the Arboretum learning all about the mothers in the Arboretum from the peahens to the preying mantis. We will finish the morning with artworks made by mother and daughter/son using pressed flowers and botanical materials that you can cherish forever! This is guaranteed to be a Mother’s Day you will never forget!

    Register here for May 11

    Register here for May 12

     

    Enrollment includes admission to the Arboretum and all materials. Pre-registration required for all classes. Questions? Please call the Education Department at 626.821.4623

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