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Kids in the Garden Classes

Alta Vista Botanical Gardens invites kids and their families to Saturday Classes featuring hands-on activities, Incredible Edibles, conservation lessons, and tours of the Gardens.

Pre-Register Now!

Classes are included with Family Memberships

All others: Children $5, Adults $5 

100% of fees go to Alta Vista Botanical Gardens – Children’s Garden.

Let Farmer Jones know you can’t wait to attend:

email: farmerjonesavbg@gmail.com

phone: (760) 822-6824

KIDS IN THE GARDEN CLASS March 23rd at

Alta Vista Botanical Gardens

“Soil, Composting and Spring Planting”

Open 10 am to 12 pm (Noon)
FREE event children’s nature activities, music and dance, plant sale, BBQ lunch for sale, vendors - 9 am Family Fun Walk for Earth Day

Our next Kids in the Garden class will be on Saturday, March 16th from 10 am to noon.

We will learn about Soil, Composting and Spring Planting.

We will follow up with a walkabout through the Gardens to enjoy our Gardens in winter.

Adults will stay with their kids.

Class fee is $5 per person which includes entry and time to enjoy the Gardens till closing at 4:30 pm!

Class is FREE if your family has a family membership. Grandparents who have family memberships may bring their grandkids.

If you would like to attend this class, you will need to PRE-REGISTER with Farmer Jones by noon on March 22nd. Use email below.

** Provide your child’s name and age for our check-in roster and indicate if you are family members.**

The Gardens are located at 1270 Vale Terrace Drive in Vista, at the top of the hill inside Brengle Terrace Park.

Adults will stay with their kids. 

Class fee is $5 per person which includes entry and time to enjoy the Gardens till closing at 4:30 pm!

Class is FREE if family has a family membership.  Grandparents who have family memberships may bring their grandkids.

If you would like to attend this class, you will need to PRE-REGISTER with Farmer Jones by noon on 2 days prior. 

** Provide your child’s name and age for our check-in roster and indicate if you are family members.**

The Gardens are located at 1270 Vale Terrace Drive in Vista, at the top of the hill inside Brengle Terrace Park.

11farmerjonesavbg@gmail.com  (760) 822-6824

2024

Kids in the Garden Class Schedule

Second Saturday of Each Month (Except Sat. August 6th)

10 am to 12 Noon (unless otherwise noted)

February 10 – Animal Homes and Garden Habitats
March 16 THIRD Saturday – Soil, Composting, and Spring Planting
April 20 – Earth Day Festival – 10 am to 3 pm FREE event children’s nature activities, music and dance, vendors, plant sale, BBQ lunch for sale
May 11 – none
June 8 – Bugs and Butterflies
July 13 – Nature Drawing and Watercolors
August 10 – Water All Around Us
September 14 – Veggie Critters
October 12 – Fall Fun Festival 10 am to 3 pm FREE
event children’s nature activities, a scarecrow contest, music and dance, vendors, plant sale, BBQ lunch for sale
November 9 – Cooking and Nutrition – Beans
December 14 – Scavenger Hunt for Nature’s Treasures

Join Farmer Jones for Kids in the Garden!

All class topics are subject to change and health directives.

Kudos
“Thanks for letting me plant broccoli” – Cyrus
 “It will grow and grow and get BIIIIG”  – Nolan
 
Thanks so much for a great class! This was right up my boys’ alley.

– Angela B.