To ensure our commitment to the safety of our staff and guests, the Youth Education Department will offer small group in-person programs and to-go kits to complete at home. For any questions relating to our programs or our updated registration information, please email us at youthed@nbgs.org.

Visit our BIRTHDAY PARTY page for information on hosting a child’s birthday party in the WOW Children’s Garden.

We also offer programs for GIRL SCOUTS and BOY SCOUTS!

To book a summer field trip for your school or organization, visit our SCHOOL PROGRAMS page.

Upcoming Children & Family Programs

Little Sprout Explorers: Peter Rabbit’s Veggie Garden – Sold Out!
06/14/2021 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Homeschool Garden Science: Veggie Gardening 101
06/15/2021 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Jr. Garden Artists: Rock Cactus Gardens
06/16/2021 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am

NatureKid To-Go Kit: Picnic Terrariums
06/18/2021 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

DATE CHANGE – Free Partner Program: Lynnhaven River Now!
06/19/2021 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Pollinator Week Free Program: Caterpillar Club – Program Full!
06/21/2021 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Pollinator Week Free Program: Caterpillar Club – Program Full!
06/22/2021 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Homeschool Day: Pollinator Pals
06/23/2021 | 9:30 am - 7:00 pm

NatureKid To-Go Kit: Mermaid Gardens
06/25/2021 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Family Twilight Trek
06/25/2021 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Little Sprout Explorers: Summer in the Garden
06/28/2021 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Homeschool Garden Science: Sink or Float?
06/29/2021 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Jr. Garden Artists: Picnic Plates
07/01/2021 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am