Harvest Day

When: August 24, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Monday,  August 24th Come join us as we pick some fruits & veggies from Dearborn’s own farm. Get a tour of Frank Luccarelli’s personal gardens, orchard & grape vineyard. Then help us pick what’s ready[...]

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End of Summer S’mores Party

When: August 26, 2015 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Wednesday,  August 26th End the summer with a garden BBQ! Enjoy hamburgers, hotdogs and roast your own marshmallows for everyone’s favorite summer treat – S’mores! Dance and sing to The Little Rockers Band! Space is[...]

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Fall Planting Day

When: August 19, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Wednesday,  August 19th There’s no better lesson than growing your own food! Let your kids learn about the garden-to-table experience by planting their own fall vegetables. They’ll get to help our garden associates plant seasonal veggies,[...]

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Fairy & Gnome Gardens

When: August 17, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Monday,  August 17th Let your imagination run wild and create your very own outdoor Fairy or Gnome Garden using mini shrubs & flowering plants. Learn how to care for your garden so your fairy friends will[...]

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Ladybug Adventures

When: August 12, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Wednesday, August 12th Learn all about ladybugs and why they’re so important to our garden. With help, we’ll release ladybugs in our Children’s Garden, and you’ll get to bring some ladybugs to your home garden[...]

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Ice Cream Social

When: August 10, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Monday,  August 10th Everyone’s favorite treat with all of the toppings you love! Learn how ice cream is made, and then customize and create a sundae in your own ceramic ice cream container that you can[...]

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Beat the Heat! Cactus and Succulent Gardens

When: August 5, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Wednesday,  August 5th Learn about these unusual looking plants called cacti and succulents —unique plants that live in very dry ecosystems and can survive with very little water. Then create your own cactus garden to care[...]

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Stepping Stones

When: August 3, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Monday,  August 3rd Be creative and make your own 6” stepping stone to put right into your garden. Use beautiful sea glass, marbles, shells and more! Session A: 10:00 – 11:00am Session B: 12:00 – 1:00pm[...]

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Carnivorous Plants

When: July 29, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Wednesday,  July 29th Plants that eat meat? Yes! These plants love to snatch up those pesky summer mosquitoes and flies. Learn all about the cycle of these carnivorous creatures and their importance to our environment.[...]

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Pizza Play “Dough” Party!

When: July 27, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Monday,  July 27th Learn how to make your favorite food – PIZZA! Chef Mario will teach you how to make the dough and then create a personal pizza using fresh local ingredients. See a demonstration[...]

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