Drop-In Family Programs

All Registered and Drop-In Activities are temporarily suspended. Learn more about kids and family activities through NYBG at Home


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.

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Drop-In Nature Exploration

When the Garden fully reopens, the Everett Children’s Adventure Garden will welcome visitors of all ages to a playful space. Here there are countless opportunities for all children of all ages to explore the wonders of science and nature.

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Children watering plants in the Edible Academy.

Drop-In Gardening Activities

When the Garden fully reopens, children will be invited to roll up their sleeves and help tend the gardens of NYBG’s all-new, state-of-the-art Edible Academy. Dig in the soil, sow seeds, water the seedlings, and harvest ripe produce during daily drop-in activities.

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Birthday Parties

Birthday parties at the Garden are fun and educational, offering full packages including instructor-led activities, party materials, food and drinks, and more!

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