Children

Camps and Classes

There are a variety of programs for children and teenagers at the Garden, including individual and family classes, camps for children, and birthday parties.

Please contact us on our new numbers:
Soozie Pline- spline@hsvbg.org or 256-837-4344
Misty Hertzig- mhertzig@hsvbg.org or 256-837-4104


Junior Master Gardener: Learn, Grow, Eat & GO! Grades K-2
Tuesday August 11, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Anderson Education Center Classroom

Each class combines a lesson, gardening activities, fresh food tastings and student garden journals to increase basic knowledge of nutrition through vegetable gardening in a healthy environment.

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Junior Master Gardener: Learn Grow, Eat & GO! Grades 6-8
Wednesday August 12, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Celebration Station (Children's Garden)

Each weekly class combines a lesson, gardening activities, fresh food tastings and student garden journals to increase basic knowledge of nutrition through vegetable gardening in a healthy environment.

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Junior Master Gardener: Learn Grow, Eat & GO! Grades 3-5
Wednesday August 12, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Anderson Education Center Classroom

Each class combines a lesson, gardening activities, fresh food tastings and student garden journals to increase basic knowledge of nutrition through vegetable gardening in a healthy environment.

[ Read more. ]

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Seeds to Sprouts: Secrets of an Apple Tree
Friday August 14, 2015 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Boeing Education Classroom

Enjoy stories, lessons, hands-on activities and guided tours of our garden areas.
This program is geared for children age 2-5.

[ Read more. ]

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Junior Master Gardener: Learn Grow, Eat & GO! Grades K-2
Tuesday August 25, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Anderson Education Center Classroom

Each weekly class at HBG combines a lesson, gardening activities, fresh food tastings and student garden journals to increase basic knowledge of nutrition through vegetable gardening in a healthy environment.

[ Read more. ]

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Junior Master Gardener: Learn Grow, Eat & GO! Grades 3-5
Wednesday August 26, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Anderson Education Center Classroom

Each weekly class combines a lesson, gardening activities, fresh food tastings and student garden journals to increase basic knowledge of nutrition through vegetable gardening in a healthy environment.

[ Read more. ]

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Junior Master Gardener: Learn Grow, Eat & GO! Grades 6-8
Wednesday August 26, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Celebration Station (Children's Garden)

Each weekly class combines a lesson, gardening activities, fresh food tastings and student garden journals to increase basic knowledge of nutrition through vegetable gardening in a healthy environment.

[ Read more. ]

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Seeds to Sprouts: Seasons in the Garden
Friday August 28, 2015 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Boeing Education Classroom

Enjoy stories, lessons, hands-on activities and guided tours of our garden areas.
This program is geared for children age 2-5.

[ Read more. ]

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Hikes for Tykes
Saturday August 29, 2015 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Meet at the Garden Railway

Fresh Air Family and the Garden have partnered to bring you Hikes for Tykes, an outdoor environmental education program designed specifically for pre-school children. Guided walks will be offered the last Saturday of every month, January through October, 2015

[ Read more. ]

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Junior Master Gardener: Learn Grow, Eat & GO! Grades K-2
Tuesday September 8, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Anderson Education Center Classroom

Each weekly class combines a lesson, gardening activities, fresh food tastings and student garden journals to increase basic knowledge of nutrition through vegetable gardening in a healthy environment.

[ Read more. ]

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Junior Master Gardener: Learn Grow, Eat & GO! Grades 3-5
Wednesday September 9, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Anderson Education Center Classroom

Each weekly class combines a lesson, gardening activities, fresh food tastings and student garden journals to increase basic knowledge of nutrition through vegetable gardening in a healthy environment.

[ Read more. ]

HR

Junior Master Gardener: Learn Grow, Eat & GO! Grades 6-8
Wednesday September 9, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Celebration Station (Children's Garden)

Each weekly class combines a lesson, gardening activities, fresh food tastings and student garden journals to increase basic knowledge of nutrition through vegetable gardening in a healthy environment

[ Read more. ]

HR

Seeds to Sprouts: Animals in the Garden
Friday September 11, 2015 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Boeing Education Classroom

Enjoy stories, lessons, hands-on activities and guided tours of our garden areas.

[ Read more. ]

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Junior Master Gardener: Learn Grow, Eat & GO! Grades K-2
Tuesday September 22, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Anderson Education Center Classroom

Each weekly class combines a lesson, gardening activities, fresh food tastings and student garden journals to increase basic knowledge of nutrition through vegetable gardening in a healthy environment.

[ Read more. ]

HR

Junior Master Gardener: Learn Grow, Eat & GO! Grades 6-8
Wednesday September 23, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Celebration Station (Children's Garden)

Each weekly class combines a lesson, gardening activities, fresh food tastings and student garden journals to increase basic knowledge of nutrition through vegetable gardening in a healthy environment.

[ Read more. ]

HR

Junior Master Gardener: Learn Grow, Eat & GO! Grades 3-5
Wednesday September 23, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Anderson Education Center Classroom

Each weekly class combines a lesson, gardening activities, fresh food tastings and student garden journals to increase basic knowledge of nutrition through vegetable gardening in a healthy environment.

[ Read more. ]

HR

Seeds to Sprouts: The Great Acorn Adventure
Friday September 25, 2015 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Boeing Education Classroom

Enjoy stories, lessons, hands-on activities and walks in the Garden. This program is geared for children age 2-5.

[ Read more. ]

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Hikes for Tykes
Saturday September 26, 2015 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Meet at the Garden Railway

Fresh Air Family and the Garden have partnered to bring you Hikes for Tykes, an outdoor environmental education program designed specifically for pre-school children. Guided walks will be offered the last Saturday of every month, January through October, 2015 (except April).

[ Read more. ]

HR

Junior Master Gardener: Learn, Grow, Eat & GO! Grades K-2
Tuesday October 6, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Anderson Education Center Classroom

Each weekly class combines a lesson, gardening activities, fresh food tastings and student garden journals to increase basic knowledge of nutrition through vegetable gardening in a healthy environment.

[ Read more. ]

HR

Junior Master Gardener: Learn Grow, Eat & GO! Grades 3-5
Wednesday October 7, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Anderson Education Center Classroom

Each weekly class combines a lesson, gardening activities, fresh food tastings and student garden journals to increase basic knowledge of nutrition through vegetable gardening in a healthy environment.

[ Read more. ]

HR

Junior Master Gardener: Learn Grow, Eat & GO! Grades 6-8
Wednesday October 7, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Celebration Station (Children's Garden)

Each weekly class combines a lesson, gardening activities, fresh food tastings and student garden journals to increase basic knowledge of nutrition through vegetable gardening in a healthy environment.

[ Read more. ]

HR

Junior Master Gardener: Learn Grow, Eat & GO! Grades K-2
Tuesday October 20, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Anderson Education Center Classroom

Each weekly class combines a lesson, gardening activities, fresh food tastings and student garden journals to increase basic knowledge of nutrition through vegetable gardening in a healthy environment.

[ Read more. ]

HR

Junior Master Gardener: Learn Grow, Eat & GO! Grades 6-8
Wednesday October 21, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Celebration Station (Children's Garden)

Each weekly class combines a lesson, gardening activities, fresh food tastings and student garden journals to increase basic knowledge of nutrition through vegetable gardening in a healthy environment.

[ Read more. ]

HR

Junior Master Gardener: Learn Grow, Eat & GO! Grades 3-5
Wednesday October 21, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Anderson Education Center Classroom

Each weekly class combines a lesson, gardening activities, fresh food tastings and student garden journals to increase basic knowledge of nutrition through vegetable gardening in a healthy environment.

[ Read more. ]

HR

Seeds to Sprouts: Trees of Imagination
Friday October 23, 2015 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Boeing Education Classroom

Enjoy stories, lessons, hands-on activities and guided tours of our garden areas.
This program is geared for children age 2-5.

[ Read more. ]

HR

Hikes for Tykes
Saturday October 31, 2015 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Meet at the Garden Railway

Fresh Air Family and the Garden have partnered to bring you Hikes for Tykes, an outdoor environmental education program designed specifically for pre-school children. Guided walks will be offered the last Saturday of every month, January through October, 2015.

[ Read more. ]

 

 

All class lessons and activities are appropriate for a multi-age group of students from kindergarten through fifth grade. Depending on number and grade level of registered participants, we may divide classes into two grade-specific groups of K-2nd & 3rd-5th.

Registration is required for all camps and classes.
Questions:
Contact the Education Department at 256-837-4104 or e-mail mhertzig@hsvbg.org.

All camps offer early drop-off. Times vary per camp. Cost is $5 per child per day.

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.
  • No refunds will be given to participants who do not attend their scheduled program.
  • All cancellations must be received 2 weeks in advance for camps and 48 hours in advance for classes to receive a full refund.
  •  Cancellations of camp reservations ! week in advance will receive a credit for a future program.
  • Cancellations for classes within 48 hours of class time will not receive a refund.
  • 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% of registration fees will be refunded.