Butterflies in the Garden

Special Communities Programs

GROW is partnering with local organizations to provide educational opportunities with Butterflies in the Garden to special groups in our community. Explore the Fort Worth Botanic Garden’s beautiful conservatory filled with thousands of exotic butterflies during this special exhibit and enjoy pollinator themed educational activities at BRIT. Limited spaces available for each event.

 

GROW is partnering with local organizations to provide educational opportunities with Butterflies in the Garden to special groups in our community. Explore the Fort Worth Botanic Garden’s beautiful conservatory filled with thousands of exotic butterflies during this special exhibit and enjoy pollinator themed educational activities at BRIT. Limited spaces available for each event.

 

Upcoming Events

Field Study Trips

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Butterflies in the Garden (BITG) Field Study Trips are two-hour, immersive experiences led by our amazing GROW educators. Students enjoy TEKS based, nature-inspired activities at the Botanical Research Institute of Texas and explore the Fort Worth Botanic Garden's Conservatory with live butterflies! 

Unfortunately, registration for these field trips is now closed as we have reached full capacity for our allotted time slots. Registration for GROW-Guided Field Study Trips at the Botanic Garden, however, is still open! Learn more here!

Click here to download our Butterflies Field Study Trip Guide for further details on experiences and pricing. 

Please contact Michelle Schmidlkofer at mschmidlkofer@brit.org with any questions or concerns about Field Study Trips.

Homeschool

Butterflies in the Garden

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Butterflies in the Garden is back!

Join us for this special event as we explore the Fort Worth Botanic Garden's beautiful conservatory full of live, tropical butterflies! Students will spend half of this program in the conservatory, and the other half at BRIT participating in engaging pollinator activities. All grade levels welcome. We have a limited number of spots open for this event so register quickly!

Unfortunately, registration for this event is now closed as we have reached full capacity. Tickets are still on sale for the Butterflies in the Garden exhibit here.

Girl Scouts

Butterflies in the Garden

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Butterflies in the Garden is back!

Join us for this special event as we explore the Fort Worth Botanic Garden's beautiful conservatory full of live, tropical butterflies! Scouts will spend half of this program in the conservatory, and the other half at BRIT earning badges through engaging pollinator activities. All scouting levels welcome. We have a limited number of spots open for this event so register quickly!

** Due to the limited capacity of the conservatory, all participating individuals must register. This includes all students, adults, and younger siblings. **

  • First Date: March 12, 2020
  • Time: 10 AM- 12 PM
  • Second Date: March 21, 2020 Unfortunately, registration for MARCH 21st is now closed as we have reached full capacity. March 12th is still open for registration.
  • Time: 3 PM - 5 PM
  • Ages: All levels welcome
  • Price:
    • $7/participant (includes siblings and parents) 
    • Siblings under 5 years of age are free
  • Registration Deadline: 9 days prior to event

Unfortunately, registration for MARCH 21st is now closed as we have reached full capacity. March 12th is still open for registration.

Register here!

Deaf Awareness Day

Butterflies in the Garden

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Butterflies in the Garden is back!

Join us for this special event as we explore the Fort Worth Botanic Garden's beautiful conservatory full of live, tropical butterflies! Learners will spend half of this program in the conservatory, and the other half at BRIT participating in engaging pollinator activities. All grade levels welcome. We have a limited number of spots open for this event so register quickly! We are partnering with TCC to provide sign language interpretation during this experience. 

** Due to the limited capacity of the conservatory, all participating individuals must register. This includes all students, adults, and younger siblings. **

  • Date: March 16, 2020
  • Time: 10 AM - 12 PM
  • Ages: All ages welcome
  • Price: 
    • Free for deaf community members
    • $8/accompanying participants (Includes siblings and adults)
    • Siblings under 5 years of age are free
  • Registration Deadline: 9 days prior to event

Register here!

Down Syndrome Partnership of North Texas

Butterflies in the Garden

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Butterflies in the Garden is back!

Join us for this special event as we explore the Fort Worth Botanic Garden's beautiful conservatory full of live, tropical butterflies! Learners will spend half of this program in the conservatory, and the other half at BRIT participating in engaging pollinator activities. All grade levels welcome. We have a limited number of spots open for this event so register quickly!

** Due to the limited capacity of the conservatory, all participating individuals must register. This includes all students, adults, and younger siblings. **

  • Date: March 28th
  • Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
  • Ages: All ages welcome
  • Price:
    • Individuals with Down syndrome are free
    • $8/participant (Includes siblings and adults)
    • Siblings under 5 years of age are free
  • Registration Deadline: 9 days prior

Register here!