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.

September 11th Class: Recycled Art and Sculpture

Encouraging creative re-use of materials instead of throwing them in the trash. Hands-on activities and materials will be provided; you can bring your own as well.

We offer sessions at 10 am and 11 am with limited openings. RSVP to Farmer Jones so you don’t miss out.

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.