Family Drop-in

Come-and-go craft time for all ages, and all supplies* are furnished.  We meet throughout the Garden.  Find out some Garden history from our Garden educator and tour the area with your family!  Bring a picnic for afterwards.


Program time is 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.

2015 Program Dates
Thursday, May 14
NEW Location: Leonard Courtyard of the Garden Center
(main building)
Collect some nature items and weave a dreamcatcher.
Thursday, June 18
Location: Backyard Vegetable Garden
Assemble and decorate simple birdhouses. It could also be a fairy house, too!
Cup Rockets
Thursday, July 16
Location: Texas Native Forest Boardwalk
Rubber bands and cups can become a rocket and launcher.
August is too hot! See you in September.
Leaf Suncatchers
Thursday, September 17
Location: The Grove (Plant sale site)
Use paint pens to color leaf-shaped plastic suncatchers. A nice fall touch for a window or patio door.
Thursday, October 15
Location: Backyard Vegetable Garden
We'll decorate pumpkins from our pumpkin patch.
Flashlight Fun!
Thursday, November 12
Location: Meet in Japanese Garden parking lot
Bring your flashlight as we journey through and experience the Garden at night!