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2019 PCMG Children’s Garden Summer Programming

June 29 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on June 1, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on June 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on June 29, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on June 29, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on July 13, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on July 27, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on August 10, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on August 24, 2019 at 1:00 pm

Free

2019 Children's Garden Summer Programs flyer

The Pierce County Master Gardener Program hosts programs for  children aged 3 to 11 years old on Saturdays throughout the summer. All children MUST be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Families are welcome to attend the programs together to learn about the wonderful world of gardening!

Register at the Puyallup Demonstration Garden at 9:45 AM on the day of the event. Activities begin at 10:00 AM. All programs are free and last approximately 1½ hours. Two session are offered on June 29—see description for details.

Session Topics

  • May 18: Frogs & Toads

    Everyone loves these little critters. Come and learn abou them.

  • June 1: Ready, Set, Grow

    Learn how to prepare the garden for planting. Then do some planting both in the garden and to take home.

  • June 15: Growing a Rainbow

    ROYGBIV—Explore all the colors you can grow.

  • June 29: Fairies & Gnomes

    Make a fanciful dish garden to take home.

    There will be two sessions—at 10:00 AM and 1:00 PM. Pre-registration is required beginning June 22 via email (pcmgyouthprogram@gmail.com. Choose only the one time you wish to attend.

  • July 13: Weird & Wonderful Plants

    Strange and unique plants that eat insects, protect themselves with thorns, are pollinated by mammals, and more…

  • July 27: Spirals in Nature

    Explore the spirals that occur in nature—rivers, snails, even sunflowers.

  • August 10: Scarecrows

    Make a friend for your garden! You can enter your scarecrow in the contest at the Washington State Fair.

  • August 24: Our Garden Celebration

    Come celebrate all of the wonderful parts of our garden at out end of the year party.

Children’s Group Garden Tours

Contact us by email to make arrangements at pcmgyouthprogram@gmail.com.

Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disabilities and special needs who contact Danielle Harrington, PCMG Program Coordinator, at danielleharringt@wsu.edu or 253-798-6943 at least two (2) weeks prior to the event.

Details

Date:
June 29
Times:
10:00 am - 11:30 am
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://extension.wsu.edu/pierce/mg/events/

Organizer

Pierce County Master Gardeners
Phone:
253-798-6943
Email:
pierce.mg@wsu.edu
Website:
https://extension.wsu.edu/pierce/mg/

Venue

Pierce County Master Gardener Demonstration Garden
2607 West Pioneer
Puyallup, WA 98371 United States
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Phone:
253-798-6943
Website:
http://ext100.wsu.edu/pierce/mg/demonstration-gardens/