Past events tagged "Dig It"
May. 10, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
We’re going on a Bug Safari and we want you to join us! Experts from the Butterfly Pavilion will be our guides as they introduce us to live invertebrates from around the globe and teach about their characteristics, where and how they live, and why they are important in our world. Appropriate for...
Apr. 05, 2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
The GrowHaus is a nonprofit indoor farm, marketplace and educational center with a mission of providing a neighborhood-based food system for its community. Join us to learn about vermiculture, a process that uses worms to decompose organic waste that results in nutrient rich soil. This program is...
Mar. 30, 2019 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Learn how to take care of succulents and plant one to bring home. Participants of the March 2nd 3D-Printed Succulent Planter program will use their own 3D printed creations. Appropriate for kids in grades 4-5. Space is limited; registration required.
Mar. 29, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Join us in planting tiny succulents into unconvential objects! Appropriate for tweens and teens ages 11 and up. Registration required.
Mar. 28, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
It might not be rocket science, but growing tomatoes in Colorado can sure prove a challenge. Join Kirk Surry, co-founder of Grow Some Good, to learn the best practices for bringing your tomato harvest to fruition. Then, get your hands dirty as you prepare seedling starters to start off the season!...
Mar. 28, 2019 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Make a cozy house for our pollinator friends. Appropriate for tweens ages 8-12. Space is limited; registration is recommended.
Mar. 26, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 6:50 pm
Get up-close and personal with insects, spiders and other arthropods from around the garden and the world. Explore the amazing world of insects including body structure, insect life cycles, habitats, adaptations and the role insects play as pollinators and recyclers. Refreshments will be served....
Mar. 26, 2019 - 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Get crafty and eco-conscious as we up-cycle our own ecosystems! All materials will be provided, so just bring a sense of curiosity and creativity! All participants will be able to take their live ecosystems home. Part of Anythink’s Dig It series. Appropriate for upper elementary, tween and teens.
Mar. 25, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Join us on Monday nights for special planting programs geared just for school-aged kids. March 25: Painted Flower Pots
Mar. 25, 2019 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Learn the basics of gardening though stories, songs and activity stations. Then, create a family container garden with gardening expert Katy Rowland. This program is appropriate for ages 2-6 and their families. Space is limited; registration recommended.