Event Date

August 14, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Program

GROWing Together

Explore the Backyard Veggie Garden at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden. Come spend your morning in the garden as we enjoy story time and activities with Carlos the Cactus! This month we will be reading the book, "Who Will Plant a Tree?" by Jerry Pallotta. Explore with us as we discover all the different types of trees in the garden and who is behind all the mysterious planting. See you there! 

***Please enter through the Garden Center (Welcome Center) to check-in. There will be a free tram service to transport you and your family to this program! We recommend arriving early to account for tram transportation time.***

*No programs in July, December, January, & February.*

Location: Backyard Veggie Garden

Parking: Botanic Garden Welcome Center (free)

Tram Drop Off: Circle drive by the Backyard Vegetable Garden

Age: Catered to children 4 to 6 years old

**Free for all children under 6 years old and accompanying caregiver (limit 2 adults). Regular admissions rates apply to all additional individuals. ** 

About GROWing Together

TO ENSURE THE SAFETY OF OUR COMMUNITY, ALL IN-PERSON EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS ARE SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

If the situation allows, we will reschedule programs for a later date. In the meantime, follow this link to enjoy online classes and activities from the GROW Education team. If you have questions or concerns, please email the following:

  • Volunteer Opportunities: volunteer@brit.org
  • Education Programs: mschmidlkofer@brit.org

Welcome!

With both the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens and the Botanical Research Institute of Texas as educational resources, GROW offers hands-on, nature-based educational programming to local families. Due to the current situation, Bella Book and Nature Club and Little Sprouts Book and Garden Club have moved online with interactive virtual experiences which are free to all. Follow the links to register and GROW with us!

Email mschmidlkofer@brit.org to be added to our "GROW Family Events" direct mail list.