2013 Parent & Tot Program
Offered in the spring and fall, the Parent & Tot Program encourages garden and nature exploration, hiking, storytelling, and songs. An excellent opportunity for parents (or care-givers) and children to have fun together while learning about nature and gardening. A respect for nature and all its “critters” will be emphasized. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required.
For children 1 - 6 years old. As in past programs, a hike to Oxen Pond to feed the ducks followed by a snack and story time will be a regular activity. Offered on Friday mornings, Friday afternoons and Saturday mornings.
Session #1: Fridays, 10 - 11:30 a.m.
Session #2: Fridays, 1:15 – 2:40 p.m.
Session #3: Saturdays, 10 - 11:30 a.m
2013 Fall Schedule:
Program dates: September 13 & 14; 20 & 21; October 4 & 5; 11 & 12; 18 & 19; November 1 & 2; 8 & 9; 15 & 16; 22 & 23; 29 & 30.
There is no program:
1. September 27 - 28. Everyone is invited to attend the Food 'n Garden Fair on September 28.
2. October 25 - 26. Everyone is invited to attend the Halloween Howl Family Program on October 26 - 27.
The parent & tot program is fully booked at this time. Due to the nature of the program, the turn-over rate is very low and despite an expansion in the program, there are very few openings each season.
Please e-mail the Visitor Services Desk (email@example.com) to place your name on the waiting list. To speed up the registration process, please provide:
1. your name and contact information
2. indicate which session(s) you prefer.
Your name will automatically be placed on the waiting list. Names on the waiting list are processed according to the contact date and then availability of the program session.
For more information, please see our Parent & Tot FAQ.
Members of the Friends of the Garden (FOG): FREE
General public: $7 per session (One adult & one child). $3 for each extra person
Anne Madden, Education Coordinator
For more information, please contact the Visitor Services Desk: