Take a Child Outside Week

Garden Buds

Thursday, September 27, 2018 – 10:30 am–12:00 pm
Friday, September 28, 2018 – 10:30 am–12:00 pm

Join us in the Education Yurt for a special Take a Child Outside Week Garden Buds program on apples! We changed the theme since we missed our apple program due to Hurricane Florence.

girl examining an apple with a hand lense

Garden Buds is a hands-on, seasonal themed program for preschool aged children. Exploration is through self guided hands-on activities, creative art projects, garden walks, and stories. Parents and caregivers stay with their children and guide their children through the activities.

Suggested for ages three to five with parent/caregiver.
$5.00 per child for Arboretum family members, $7.00 per child for nonmembers (no charge for adult)
Spaces are limited; advance registration is suggested. Online registration link is coming soon!
Although we understand that unexpected things happen, cancellations made less than 48 hours prior to event will not receive a refund.
The Yurt, JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina
Need directions? Click here.
Free parking is available at the JC Raulston Arboretum and along Beryl Road.
Please contact Elizabeth Overcash, children's program coordinator, at elizabeth_overcash@ncsu.edu or (919) 513-7011.