Garden Explorers

Educational Classes for Children

Garden Explorers is an outdoor, educational adventure where students engage with nature through science. This 2-hour program is geared towards 1st-6th graders and includes a craft and garden snack. Most Garden Explorers classes align with Girl Scout badges and are open to all learners.

Cost: $20 per student with a 50% discount for National City residents

We have virtual options! Garden Explorers can now be offered virtually for 1 hour. Our educators will also curate an optional kit for purchase that includes materials needed for each session. Registration is $5. Registration + materials kit is $15 for pick up at Olivewood Gardens.

Refund Policy: If you cannot attend the class, we ask that you notify us at least 72 hours before the scheduled class, given the staff time needed to purchase and prep class supplies. If notified 72 hours before the scheduled class, we will offer you a refund or a credit for the next class.

Garden Explorers will:

  • Learn how to design their dream garden and experiment with seeds for their own garden
  • Try a fresh-picked garden snack
  • Completes requirements for Girl Scout Gardeners badge

2021 Topics Include:

  • Bugs
  • How Does Your Garden Grow
  • Petal Power
  • Touch, Taste, Smell, See & Hear

Upcoming Dates:

No Classes or Events are scheduled at this time. Please check back soon!