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February 2022

Second Saturday: Gardens in the Winter

February 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Ellen T. Leslie Botanical Classroom, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$15

Saturday February 12, 2022 10 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. Ellen T. Leslie Botanical Classrooms $15, $10 per child WBG members (use code WBGMEMBER at checkout to receive discount) Parents FREE with an accompanying child Children in grades K-2 and their grown-ups are invited to Waterfront Botanical Gardens on the Second Saturday of each month for a morning program that includes a story, nature-based learning stations, craft, and lots of fun! These programs take place both outdoors and indoors at our Ellen…

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Winter Birding at the Avish Estate

February 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
$15

Saturday February 19th 10am - 11:30am Grades 3 - 5 $15 nonmembers, $10 WBG Members (members use code WBGMEMBER at checkout to receive discount) Avish Estate in Prospect (address will be provided prior to the workshop start) Children in grades 3-5 are invited to be a part of scientific discovery at Waterfront Botanical Gardens with our new Youth Citizen Science Series. Participants will spend 90-minutes slowing down, being observant, and learning that you don’t need a fancy degree or lab coat to…

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March 2022

Second Saturday: Whatever the Weather

March 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Ellen T. Leslie Botanical Classroom, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$15

Saturday March 12, 2022 10 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. Ellen T. Leslie Botanical Classrooms $15, $10 per child WBG members (use code WBGMEMBER at checkout to receive discount) Parents FREE with an accompanying child Children in grades K-2 and their grown-ups are invited to Waterfront Botanical Gardens on the Second Saturday of each month for a morning program that includes a story, nature-based learning stations, craft, and lots of fun! These programs take place both outdoors and indoors at our Ellen…

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April 2022

Spring Tree Phenology

April 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Graeser Family Education Center, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$15

Saturday April 2nd 10am - 11:30am Grades 3 - 5 $15 nonmembers, $10 WBG Members (members use code WBGMEMBER at checkout to receive discount) Waterfront Botanical Gardens Children in grades 3-5 are invited to be a part of scientific discovery at Waterfront Botanical Gardens with our new Youth Citizen Science Series. Participants will spend 90-minutes slowing down, being observant, and learning that you don’t need a fancy degree or lab coat to do science in your own backyard. REGISTER HERE  …

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Springtime in the Garden: Spring Break Camp (4/4- 4/8)

April 4 @ 9:00 am - April 8 @ 4:00 pm
Waterfront Botanical Gardens Site, 1435 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$225

April 4th - April 8th 9am-4pm Ages 5-10 $225, $200 WBG Members (members use code WBGMEMBER at checkout to receive discount)   This week of hands on-gardening activities and games will help foster skills & inspire your junior horticulturist. REGISTER HERE These weeklong, full-day camps include investigative garden activities, craft projects, outdoor movement/play, and opportunities to create lasting friendships. All camps take place from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday at Waterfront Botanical Gardens (1435 Frankfort Avenue) and…

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Second Saturday: Bees will Buzz

April 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Ellen T. Leslie Botanical Classroom, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$15

Saturday April 9, 2022 10 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. Ellen T. Leslie Botanical Classrooms $15, $10 per child WBG members (use code WBGMEMBER at checkout to receive discount) Parents FREE with an accompanying child Children in grades K-2 and their grown-ups are invited to Waterfront Botanical Gardens on the Second Saturday of each month for a morning program that includes a story, nature-based learning stations, craft, and lots of fun! These programs take place both outdoors and indoors at our Ellen…

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June 2022

Summer Debris Tracking

June 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Graeser Family Education Center, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$15

Saturday June 18th 10am - 11:30am Grades 3 - 5 $15 nonmembers, $10 WBG Members (members use code WBGMEMBER at checkout to receive discount) Waterfront Botanical Gardens Children in grades 3-5 are invited to be a part of scientific discovery at Waterfront Botanical Gardens with our new Youth Citizen Science Series. Participants will spend 90-minutes slowing down, being observant, and learning that you don’t need a fancy degree or lab coat to do science in your own backyard.   REGISTER HERE…

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Fables, Flowers, and Fairytales: Sprouts Summer Camp, 6/20 – 6/24

June 20 @ 9:00 am - June 24 @ 4:00 pm
Waterfront Botanical Gardens Site, 1435 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$225

June 20th - 24th  Grades PreK-Grade 1 $225, $200 WBG Members (members use code WBGMEMBER at checkout to receive discount) Step into the Gardens and onto the pages of some of history’s most beloved children’s stories. Science, art, and dramatic play activities will connect fantasy characters to our real-world environment. REGISTER HERE These weeklong, full-day camps include investigative garden activities, craft projects, outdoor movement/play, and opportunities to create lasting friendships. All camps take place from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.…

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July 2022

Growing Gardeners: Sprouts Summer Camp, 7/11 – 7/15

July 11 @ 9:00 am - July 15 @ 4:00 pm
Waterfront Botanical Gardens Site, 1435 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$225

July 11th - July 15th 9am-4pm Grades 1-3 $225, $200 WBG Members (members use code WBGMEMBER at checkout to receive discount)   How do you grow a gardener? Fun in the sun, plenty of water, and lots of hands-on gardening activities will help foster skills and build confidence in this week designed to inspire junior horticulturists. REGISTER HERE These weeklong, full-day camps include investigative garden activities, craft projects, outdoor movement/play, and opportunities to create lasting friendships. All camps take place…

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Nature Makerspace: Sprouts Summer Camp, 7/18 – 7/22

July 18 @ 9:00 am - July 22 @ 4:00 pm
Waterfront Botanical Gardens Site, 1435 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$225

July 18th - July 22nd 9am-4pm Grades 3-5 $225, $200 WBG Members (members use code WBGMEMBER at checkout to receive discount)   Ready! Set! Make! In this STEM-inspired week, campers will get a chance to imagine, plan, and create collaborative projects made from natural and recycled materials. REGISTER HERE These weeklong, full-day camps include investigative garden activities, craft projects, outdoor movement/play, and opportunities to create lasting friendships. All camps take place from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday…

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Camp Conservations: Sprouts Summer Camp, 7/25 – 7/29

July 25 @ 9:00 am - July 29 @ 4:00 pm
Waterfront Botanical Gardens Site, 1435 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$250

July 25th - July 29nd 9am-4pm Grades 5-7 $250, $225 WBG Members (members use code WBGMEMBER at checkout to receive discount)   This camp -- designed specifically for older campers -- will help them learn that their actions have an impact on the environment around them.  Experiences include visits from local environmental organizations throughout the week and a guided canoe trip up and down neighboring Beargrass Creek. REGISTER HERE These weeklong, full-day camps include investigative garden activities, craft projects, outdoor movement/play,…

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August 2022

Monarch Migration Tracking

August 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Graeser Family Education Center, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$15

Saturday August 20th 10am - 11:30am Grades 3 - 5 $15 nonmembers, $10 WBG Members (members use code WBGMEMBER at checkout to receive discount) Waterfront Botanical Gardens Children in grades 3-5 are invited to be a part of scientific discovery at Waterfront Botanical Gardens with our new Youth Citizen Science Series. Participants will spend 90-minutes slowing down, being observant, and learning that you don’t need a fancy degree or lab coat to do science in your own backyard. REGISTER HERE  …

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