Kids and Families
Nature Projects & More
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While the Garden is closed, we’re sharing activities, games, recipes, and crafts to do at home. Projects are geared toward a variety of ages. Catch up on past emails:
Enjoy this virtual version of a Trees & Saplings class for our youngest gardeners (ages 2–6).
Young naturalists (and their grown-ups) love to explore the plants, animals, and habitats around the Garden.Explore the Garden
Discovery Garden for Kids
Kids of all ages can explore habitats and participate in drop-in activities especially for the next generation of naturalists.Garden Profile
Children's Garden Classes
Budding gardeners aged 2 to 13 plant and harvest their own crops and flowers under the guidance of garden instructors.
The Garden Apprentice Program (GAP) at Brooklyn Botanic Garden is a great way for teens to learn about urban agriculture and the environment.
Volunteer with Us
Apply to become a Discovery Garden docent or help in the Children’s Garden greenhouse.