Midsummer Magic Plant Walks for 8‑ to 12‑Year-Olds

Wednesdays, July 16, 23; August 6, 13, 20, 2014
5:30–6:30 p.m.
Preregistration Required
Meet at the Visitor Center

Wild Side Discovery Walkabout
Young botanists check out the secret uses of native plants on BBG's Wild Side Discovery Walkabout for Tweens. Photo by Ashley Gamell.

Note: An extra session has been added for Wednesday, August 20, 2014.

Calling all witches and wizards! Uncover the mysteries of plants from mythology and your favorite stories as you learn more about the real magic of plants. Then head to Potions class to brew up a botanical elixir or two. Costumes optional.

Preregister online

$12 members; $15 nonmembers; meet at the Visitor Center.
Register for one date only; the same tour experience is offered on each date.

All programs are outdoors and canceled in inclement weather; for updates, call 718‑623‑7200, ext. 7801.

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