For Families:

Tropical Discoveries and Wintertime Wonders

Tuesday, January 14–Friday, February 28
Weekdays, 1:30–4:30 p.m.
Weekends and Mondays, January 20 and February 17, 10 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Inside the cozy William and Lynda Steere Discovery Center, kids of all ages can take a closer look at the differences between tropical and temperate plants. Pot up a specimen plant to take home and compare its characteristics with foliage in your neighborhood. Use a field notebook to explore the Adventure Garden and discover the vital sparks of life that lie just below the surface of this quiet season.

Bronx Arts Ensemble Family Concert: Hansel and Gretel

Sunday, February 23, 1 & 2:30 p.m.
In the Ross Hall

Hansel and Gretel sing, dance, juggle, and do slapstick to tell the famous story of the pair meeting the Witch in the forest with a wonderful gingerbread house. Animated actors perform to live music played by the Bronx Arts Ensemble musicians. The audience will be introduced to each instrument and join in the adventure! Admission included with an All-Garden Pass.