Memphis Botanic Garden Event:
Each week we will hold special after-school drop-in activities in My Big Backyard. Families might make take-home worm bins, eco-pot seed plantings, or paper recycling kits as they play and learn together. 3:30-4:30pm. Free with garden admission. No reservations required.
Monday, April 2nd: My Place on Earth. Borrow a magnifier to investigate nature in “your” spot on Earth. Discover a tiny world full of new friends and adventures!
Monday, April 9th: Wind Dancers and Leaf Windows. Use our special leaf windows to reveal the surprising beauty of fallen leaves. Choreograph an extraordinary dance for the wind dancer recital.
Monday, April 16th: Magic Carpet Rides. Create a magic carpet using nature’s art materials. Let your imagination be your guide as you soar through the Garden.
Monday, April 23rd: Scavenger Hunts Galore! Choose one or several of our exciting scavenger hunts. Lead an expedition in search of hidden animal homes, unique spider webs, feathered friends, and the web of life.
Monday, April 30th: Water Alive! Dip into the aquatic world. Use our dipping nets to examine life in the Pond Out Back.