Family & Children Programs

Weekend Wonders Family Program

On the second Sunday of every month (except June & July), 2:00 - 3:30 PM

Members: FREE 

Non Members: $2 per person 

Cash only.

(fee for children only, accompanying adults are free) 

Play, learn, and explore as a family in the Gardens. Each month we will explore a new topic including gardening, wildlife, bugs, birds, native plants, and more. 

We will meet at the Kitchen Potager within the Gardens. 
We'll be there rain or shine so be sure to dress for the weather and playing outside. 


Garden Exploration Open House

June & July-Sundays, 1-4pm

Members: FREE 

Non Members: $2 per person 

Cash only.

(fee for children only, accompanying adults are free) 

Use the Gardens’ supplies to create your own nature adventure in the Gardens. Borrow books, magnifying glasses, nets, and other supplies to explore what interests you and your family. 

Tots in the Gardens

On the second and fourth Tuesday  of every month, 10am-11am

Members: $2 per person

Non Members: $4 per person 

Cash only. 

(fee for children only, accompanying adults are free)

Each session will be an adventure with nature, using the alphabet as a guide. We will highlight a letter or two as we engage in hands-on nature activities. Have a snack, make a craft, and participate in an activity with your 3-5 year old tot in the gardens!

We will meet at the Kitchen Potager. 
We'll be there rain or shine so be sure to dress for the weather and playing outside. 

To help us ensure that we have enough supplies for all of the tots, please RSVP using the link below.

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b094ca5a72eabfd0-tots

Read our Tots in the Gardens review from Wausau Mama Here
 

Family Pizza Night in the Gardens

July 28th @ 2pm

Members: $3 per person

Non Members: $5 per person 

Cash only.

Make pizza as a family from ingredients in the kitchen garden. Make the sauce, choose the toppings, and bake your pizza in the brick oven.

Registration information coming soon...

 


 

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Polar bears and Penguins and Sharks! Oh my!

Polar bears and Penguins and Sharks! Oh my!

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