Scheduled Activities & Special Events
Great Green Adventures: Tropical Trek

Citrus in ClimatronJanuary 20, 2018
10:30–11:30 a.m. or
1:30–2:30 p.m.

Let’s visit a forest that’s warm all year long. Learn about tropical plants, the rainforest ecosystem and ways to help with conservation. Learn more

 

Great Green Adventures: Marvelous Mediterranean

Fountain in Temperate HouseFebruary 17, 2018
10:30–11:30 a.m. or
1:30–2:30 p.m.

With winter upon us, let’s visit the Mediterranean climate in the Temperate House. Here we’ll find flowers and trees that are sheltered from the cold outside. 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