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.

Making Music

July 10th

Get ready to Rock! Literally. Join farmer jones in the Children’s Music Garden for an extra fun class of exploring the instruments and all the ways to bring them to life. 

We offer sessions at 10 am and 11 am with limited openings. Pre-register to claim your spot. 

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:


phone: (760) 822-6824


Kids in the Garden Class Schedule

Second Saturday of Each Month

10 am to 12 Noon (unless otherwise noted)

Join Farmer Jones for Kids in the Garden!

January 9 – Wonderful World of Worms HAS BEEN CANCELLED due to restrictions on gatherings

February 13 – Birds, Nests and Feathers

March 13 – Soil, Composting and Spring Planting

April 24 – “Caring for Our Earth” Day

May 8 – NO CLASS

June 12 – Nature Photography

July 10 – Making Music

August 14 – Using and Saving Water

September 11 – Recycled Art and Sculpture

October 16 – Fall Fun Festival

November 13 – Cooking

December 11 – Planting with Succulents

All class topics are subject to change and health directives

“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.