Family Discovery

Join the fun at the Backyard Vegetable Garden with our themed Family Discovery programs!  This program is for children ages 4 years and up and is free to the public.  Two children max per caregiver please.  Each month’s activities has TEKS alignments (grades K – 5).

No registration required.

Program time is 11 a.m. – noon

2015 Program Dates
Wednesday, April 8
Seeds are diverse! Learn about fruits and vegetables and their awesome seeds.
How's the Weather?
Tuesday, May 5
Learn how weather affect plants and animals in Fort Worth.
Nature Painting
Wednesday, June 10
Let's get creative! We will create works of art using nature.
Scavenger Hunt
Tuesday, July 7
Enjoy this fast-paced game of clues at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden!
August is too hot! See you in September
Flower Lab
Wednesday, September 9
Get an in-depth look at flowers and why they are so important to nature.
Monarch Tagging
Tuesday, October 6
Location: Trial Garden
Tag and release monarchs that are migrating to Mexico.
November 4
Learn why leaves play an important role in our ecosystem.

For more information about Family Discovery programs, contact Judy Bauereisen at 817-392-5534 or