Children

Homeschool Programs

Bi-monthly Environmental Education and Nature Studies in the Garden
Each program uses the Garden's 112 acres of developed and natural areas as a teaching classroom, while connecting to STEM and Common Core Standards.

Click on the age group/date to register.


Earth Day Celebration for Homeschool Students
For all ages! 
Friday, April 22
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
(12:00-12:30 PM Break for lunch)

Members $15, Non-members $20
Pizza lunch $3.50/person
Huntsville Botanical Garden will host an exciting day of activities exclusively for homeschooled students, families, and groups. You can bring a sack lunch or order a pizza lunch from the Garden. 

Discovery Stations and Presentations
Herb Society Activity in the Herb Garden
Demonstration Vegetable Garden Tour and Activity
Cooperative Games
Water Lab from Alabama A&M
Purdy Butterfly House Tours and Butterfly Release
Live Turtle Demonstration
Birding Activity
and more...


Please contact Misty Hertzig at mhertzig@hsvbg.org or 256-837-4104 with any questions.

Registration & Cancellation: 

  • Participants must be pre-registered for all programs. There will be no registration the day of programs due to supply and class size limitations.
  • Registration and payment for classes may be made online or by calling the Education Department at 256-837-4344.
  • Refunds will be given as a credit to participants who do not attend their scheduled program if the garden is given a 48 hour  advance notice.
  • HBG reserves the right to cancel any program if a minimum number of participants are not registered. If this happens, another class option or 100% refund of registration fees will be offered.

All classes meet in the education classrooms and will include inside and outside experiences.

 
Please contact Soozi Pline at spline@hsvbg.org or 256-837-4344 with any questions.

Registration & Cancellation:

  • Participants must be pre-registered for all programs. There will be no registration the day of programs due to supply and class size limitations.
  • Registration and payment for classes may be made online or by calling the Education Department at 256-837-4344.
  • Refunds will be given as a credit to participants who do not attend their scheduled program if the Garden is given a 48-hour advance notice.
  • HBG reserves the right to cancel any program if a minimum number of participants are not registered. If this happens, another class option or 100% refund of registration fees will be offered.