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Mother and son gardening in the Edible Academy

For Families

Craft Your Own Garden Adventures

Every day at the Garden families can embark on an exciting adventure to discover the world of plants. Each season brings new opportunities to explore and to make lifelong connections with nature.

Child playing with seeds

Drop-In Gardening Activities

in the Edible Academy

Discover the relationship between corn, squash, and beans—known as the Three Sisters—and pot up a sunflower to take home. Then stay to explore the beautiful display of fruits and vegetables in the Barnsley Beds.

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A child with medium-length brown hair wearing a mask and an orange shirt holding up a small green ball with beads on it resembling a face. A shorter child with short curly hair and a grey-and-white mask looks downward beside her, while another child with medium-length brown curly hair wearing a red shirt, black pants, and a black mask looks at some sort of green material in their hand.

Drop-In Nature Exploration

in the Everett Children’s Adventure Garden

Kids can pick up a Scavenger Hunt pamphlet for fun, self-guided activities, pot up a polka dot plant, enjoy a reading of Yayoi Kusama: From Here to Infinity on Saturdays and Sundays, and more.