Scheduled Activities & Special Events
Great Green Adventures: Exploring the Chinese Garden

Pagoda in Chinese GardenMarch 16, 2019
10:30–11:30 a.m. or
1:30–2:30 p.m.

Tucked away from view, the Chinese Garden may be easy to pass by, but this special garden is well worth the stop.Learn more

 

Great Green Adventures: The Mighty Oak

Oak treeApril 20, 2019
10:30–11:30 a.m. or
1:30–2:30 p.m.

Let’s celebrate Arbor Day by getting to know some of the Garden’s mighty oak trees. Learn more

 

Activities in the Brookings Exploration Center

MakerSpace
Daily 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
at Brookings Exploration Center (included in Garden admission)
Enjoy hands-on activities!

 

 


Be sure to check out classes and additional happenings for kids and families at the Garden, the Shaw Nature Reserve and the Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House!

Children’s Garden

Girl climbing ropes in Children's Garden

The Doris I. Schnuck Children’s Garden (open April–October) is the perfect place to make new discoveries. Host your next birthday party, come for a drop-in program, learn at a germination station or just explore. Learn more