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2017 Children’s Garden Summer Program

June 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 17, 2017

One event on an unspecified date at 1:00pm

Free

Join the Pierce County Master Gardeners Saturdays throughout the summer for fun, informative programs sure to “blossom” the gardener in your child ages 3 to 11. 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!

All programs are free; register at the Puyallup Demonstration Garden starting at 9:45am. Activities begin at 10:00am and last for about 1.5 hours.

  • May 6 | Love your Soil
    Soil is not just dirt! come ready to did and learn what’s in it.
  • May 20 | How Plants Make More Plants
    What are seeds, runners, tubers and bulbs? Learn about baby plants.
  • June 3 | Pollinators
    What does this big word mean? Learn how pollinators help in our garden
  • June 17 | Fairies and Gnomes (Double Session)
    Have fun making a fanciful dish garden to take home.
    There will be two sessions for this activity (10:00am and 1:00pm). Pre-registration is required for this date only. Email pcmgyouthprogram@gmail.com starting June 1 to register. Please indicate which time you would like to participate in.
  • July 8 | Herbs Glorious Herbs
    Plants that taste and smell delicious? Come be a plant detective!
  • July 22 | Here Comes the Sun
    How does the sun help our plants grow? Enjoy some fun activities and find out.
  • August 5 | Wildlife in the Garden
    There are more than plants in our garden! Let’s explore what else lives here.
  • August 19 | Dr. Seuss’s Garden
    Come to our Grand Finale of the Summer! Dr. Seuss themed costumes are encouraged!
  • Children’s Group Garden Tours | Do you have a group that would like to take a guided tour of our garden? Email pcmgyouthprogram@gmail.com to make arrangements.

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

Details

Date:
June 17
Times:
10:00 am - 11:30 am
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
http://extension.wsu.edu/pierce/mg/events/

Organizer

Pierce County Master Gardeners
Phone:
253-798-7170
Email:
pierce.mg@wsu.edu
Website:
piercemg.wsu.edu

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/