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Garden Sprouts

Location: Botanical Garden at Museum Hill, 715 Camino Lejo, Santa Fe.

When: Friday mornings, weather permitting. *Check the Events Calendar for start time (changes by season).

Fee: $5 suggested donation

Join us in our outdoor classroom for a hands-on program for 3-5 year olds and their caregiver.  Listen to a book and participate in interactive nature and garden related activities. This program is designed for children aged 3-5, but all ages are welcome with an adult.

Tuesday Family Mornings

Location: Botanical Garden at Museum Hill, 715 Camino Lejo, Santa Fe.

When: Tuesdays, 9:30–11am, June 14–July 26

Our middle school interns are busy putting together fun hands-on activities for families to do on Tuesday mornings.  Come play in the garden, do art, and learn about plants, animals and Northern New Mexico with us!

Arts Alive! Free. No Reservation Required.

Location: 715 Camino Lejo, Santa Fe

When: 9:30am-2pm

  • Tuesday, June 28 Nature Sculptures. Use natural materials to make your own 3-D artwork.
  • Tuesday, July 12 Books and Botany. Create a hand-made book for your nature studies.
  • Tuesday, July 26 Flowers and Fruit Explore plants to make art in unexpected ways.

Wetland Wanderings

Location: Leonora Curtin Wetland Preserve

Date and Time: Saturdays, 9:30–11am, June 11–August 6

Explore our wetland preserve with art, science, and more. We will explore all that the Wetland preserve has to offer, from the bottom of the pond to the tops of the trees, from the hawks to the earthworms. All ages are welcome, but activities are designed for 3–12 year old children and their caregivers.