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Creativi-teaHands-On Summer Fun

Tuesdays, July 12 - August 9
1:00 - 3:30pm

Our summer art workshops are back, complete with refreshing iced tea in the Voelker Orth garden!Each Tuesday for five weeks we'll be getting creative with a different hands-on art project:

July 12: Terrarium Making
July 19: Garden-Inspired Jewelry Design
July 26: Painting and Planting
August 2: DIY Nature Journals
August 9: Hanging Mobiles

Creative fun for adults and children. All ages welcome! Please note, children must be accompanied by an adult. On rainy days we'll take the program indoors.

Admission: $3 individual, or $6 per family, per session.

Annual Honey Harvest Festival

Hoeny HarvestTuesday, August 23, 12:30-3:30pm

Our annual August honey harvest is a celebration of honey bees and all the hard work they do throughout the summer. Come get the buzz on bees through educational and creative activities for all ages. Learn how our beekeeper harvests honey from the Voelker Orth apiary, make your own bee-inspired art, and sample different kinds of honey.

In additional to honey, we'll be serving our special house punch made with Voelker Orth garden grapes.

Admission: $6, $5 for members, $3 for children. Under 3 admitted free.


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