One-Hour Enrichment Experiences for Kids

NOTE: Adults should plan to attend with their child. Non-participating siblings are welcome to attend at no charge if they are not a distraction to the group. Siblings who participate in the activities should also be registered.

AMAZING TREES Marvelous Minnesota Trees!
Dates and times below
Suggested ages: 6 - 10 year olds

Visit the Arboretum this summer and spend some time getting to know the trees in your Minnesota neighborhood! Observe and understand the life cycle of a tree, then practice using your science skills while exploring and sorting leaves in order to identify some of our native trees. Journey to visit a few of the most popular Minnesota trees on Arboretum grounds. Plant your own Minnesota tree seeds to take and grow at home!
NOTE: Adults should plan to attend with their child. Non-participating siblings are welcome to attend at no charge if they are not a distraction to the group. Siblings who participate in the activities should also be registered.
Limit 40, Sensory Garden Program Shelter

$8 per student includes registraion for one child and an accompanying adult and a take-home planting to create habitat where you live. (NOTE that Arboretum admission is not included for non-member adults)

Friday, June 30
cancelled due to weather. MORNING (966-06-30-17-01)
11:00 a.m. - 12 noon                                                       
cancelled due to weather. AFTERNOON (966-06-30-17-02)                                                       
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.  

Friday, July 7


REGISTER AFTERNOON (966-07-07-17-02)
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.   

Friday, July 14
register MORNING (966-07-14-17-01)
11:00 a.m. - 12 noon 
register AFTERNOON (966-07-14-17-02)
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.   

Friday July 21
 register MORNING (966-07-21-17-01)
11:00 a.m. - 12 noon  
register AFTERNOON (966-07-21-17-02)
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.  

Friday, August 11
 register MORNING (966-08-11-17-01)
11:00 a.m. - 12 noon  
register AFTERNOON (966-08-11-17-02)
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.   

Bring a group of 12-50 kids and SAVE!
Book this enrichment experience for your group for only $5.50/child! ($12 Arboretum gate fee applies to adult chaperone non-members)
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