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Family Programs and Workshops

September through December
  
Program and Events Guide
Download the latest Program and Events Guide to get the dirt on all the upcoming Educational classes, workshops, and programs at Lauritzen Gardens.

Saturday, October 17 at 10 a.m.
  
Family Workshop: Pumpkin Fairy Garden
THIS WORKSHOP IS SOLD OUT. Spend time as a family at Lauritzen Gardens. Each month families will complete a craft project together and explore a related garden with a guide. One craft kit will be provided per family (any combination of adults and children, as long as one adult is participating). Includes garden admission for all participants. Join us this month as we combine two fall favorites, pumpkin "carving" and fairy gardens! We will take a trip through the garden to admire all things autumn and then stop back in the classroom to create your very own pumpkin fairy garden! Registration is required by October 9. Picture is representative of the month's craft.

Saturday, November 7 at 10 a.m.
  
Family Workshop: Tree Cookie Turkeys
Spend time as a family at Lauritzen Gardens. Each month families will complete a craft project together and explore a related garden with a guide. One craft kit will be provided per family (any combination of adults and children, as long as one adult is participating). Includes garden admission for all participants. As we journey through the garden, we will be on the lookout for turkeys and other birds. Your family will create large tree cookie turkeys with room to write all of the things that you and your family are thankful for! Registration is required by October 30. Picture is representative of the month's craft.

Saturday, December 5 at 10 a.m.
  
Family Workshop: Gingerbread Houses
Spend time as a family at Lauritzen Gardens. Each month families will complete a craft project together and explore a related garden with a guide. One gingerbread kit will be provided per family (any combination of adults and children, as long as one adult is participating). Includes garden admission. This month, families will build and decorate their own gingerbread house to take home! Then they can tour the holiday poinsettia show to get into the holiday spirit. Pre-registration is required by November 30. Picture is representative of the month's craft.

Saturday, December 12 at 10 a.m.
  
Family Workshop: Gingerbread Houses
Spend time as a family at Lauritzen Gardens. Each month families will complete a craft project together and explore a related garden with a guide. One gingerbread kit will be provided per family (any combination of adults and children, as long as one adult is participating). Includes garden admission. This month, families will build and decorate their own gingerbread house to take home! Then they can tour the holiday poinsettia show to get into the holiday spirit. Pre-registration is required by December 7. Picture is representative of the month's craft.

Saturday, December 19 at 10 a.m.
  
Family Workshop: Gingerbread Houses
Spend time as a family at Lauritzen Gardens. Each month families will complete a craft project together and explore a related garden with a guide. One gingerbread kit will be provided per family (any combination of adults and children, as long as one adult is participating). Includes garden admission. This month, families will build and decorate their own gingerbread house to take home! Then they can tour the holiday poinsettia show to get into the holiday spirit. Pre-registration is required by December 14. Picture is representative of the month's craft.

Saturday, January 16 at 10 a.m.
  
Family Workshop: Indoor Herb Garden
Spend time as a family at Lauritzen Gardens. Each month families will complete a craft project together and explore a related garden with a guide. One craft will be provided per family (any combination of adults and children, as long as one adult is participating). Includes garden admission. Herb gardens are a fun and simple way to bring homegrown food to your table. This month, families will plant a containerized herb garden to take home. Pre-registration is required by January 11. Picture is representative of the month's craft.

Saturday, February 6 at 10 a.m.
  
Family Workshop: Heart Garden
Spend time as a family at Lauritzen Gardens. Each month families will complete a craft project together and explore a related garden with a guide. One craft will be provided per family (any combination of adults and children, as long as one adult is participating). Includes garden admission. In this month's family workshop, families will construct a lovely heart planter together in honor of Valentine's Day. Then they can take home their planter filled with a beautiful plant their very own garden creations. Pre-registration is required by January 29. Picture is representative of the month's craft.

Saturday, March 20 at 10 a.m.
  
Family Workshop: Terra Cotta Pot Tower
Spend time as a family at Lauritzen Gardens. Each month families will complete a craft project together and explore a related garden with a guide. One craft will be provided per family (any combination of adults and children, as long as one adult is participating). Includes garden admission. In this month's family workshop, families will construct and decorate a unique and functional piece to enhance your home garden as a plant stand or bird bath- a terra cotta pot tower! Pre-registration is required by March 15. Picture is representative of the month's craft.

Saturday, April 17 at 10 a.m.
  
Family Workshop: Stepping Stones
Spend time as a family at Lauritzen Gardens. Each month families will complete a craft project together and explore a related garden with a guide. One craft will be provided per family (any combination of adults and children, as long as one adult is participating). Includes garden admission. Come and create a mosaic stepping stone with your family! We will be working with cement and a variety of add-ins to make a one-of-a-kind stepping stone for your garden. Pre-registration is required by April 12. Picture is representative of the month's craft.

Saturday, May 15 at 10 a.m.
  
Family Workshop: Tic-Tac-Toe Boards
Spend time as a family at Lauritzen Gardens. Each month families will complete a craft project together and explore a related garden with a guide. One craft will be provided per family (any combination of adults and children, as long as one adult is participating). Includes garden admission. This month, nature tic-tac-toe boards are the name of the game. We will work together to create a game board and game pieces from scratch and your family can take it home to have heated tic-tac-toe matches for years to come. Pre-registration is required by May 10. Picture is representative of the month's craft.
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