“To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow”
Hands-on environmental education for our youngest crowd! Creepy Crawler gardening classes are open to 2-5 year olds accompanied by an adult. Classes are held on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 am-11:15 am. Pre-registration is required!
Each class involves hands-on work in our garden, games or arts and crafts, and a snack. These classes are held rain or shine and everyone should dress for the weather.
Pre-registration and Pre-payment is required. Unregistered walk-ins will only be allowed if space and supplies are available.
2020 Class Schedule
March 18/19 – What Is a Plant? Learn all about plants and their parts, start seeds for our garden and make your own wheat grass pet
April 15/16 – Fruit or Vegetable? Find out the difference between the two and what all plants need to grow. Help start our Three Sisters raised bed.
May 20/21 – From Seed to Sprout Examine a seed, learn it’s parts and what they do, and get dirty planting seeds and sprouts in the garden
June 23/24 – We’re Eating What? Learn the different parts of a plant that we eat, try to eat a whole plant and plant potatoes and sunflowers in the garden
July 15/16 – Friend or Foe? Discover which bugs are helpful and which are not. Help us start pumpkin vines for Halloween.
August 19/20 – The Fruits of Labor It’s harvest time! Let’s pick some produce and find out what we can make with our bounty
September 16/17 – The Seasonal Garden Replant our spent beds with Fall produce. Make a mini scarecrow for your mini garden
October 21/22 – Halloween Harvest Pick pumpkins from our patch, explore what’s inside, and take one home for Halloween
November 18/19- Replenishing the Soil Find out what a cover crop is and how it can benefit next year’s garden. Gather our final harvest of the year
For questions, please contact Karen Bogue: firstname.lastname@example.org
Our 2019 Creepy Crawler Preschool class series is available as well! Check it out here.