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2019 PCMG Children’s Garden Summer Programming
August 24, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
One event on June 1, 2019 at 10:00 am
One event on June 15, 2019 at 10:00 am
One event on June 29, 2019 at 10:00 am
One event on June 29, 2019 at 1:00 pm
One event on July 13, 2019 at 10:00 am
One event on July 27, 2019 at 10:00 am
One event on August 10, 2019 at 10:00 am
One event on August 24, 2019 at 10:00 am
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.
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 (email@example.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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disabilities and special needs who contact Danielle Harrington, PCMG Program Coordinator, at email@example.com or 253-798-6943 at least two (2) weeks prior to the event.