Pick out and pot an easy-to-care-for houseplant. Create a name and backstory for your plant, learn how to care for it, and decorate the pot. Practice using smartphone macro lens adapters to photograph and enter your plant in our plant fashion show! This program will be held outside at Anythink Brighton. Best for tweens and teens. Space is limited, registration required.
Explore a variety of activities involving science, technology, engineering, art and math. Appropriate for elementary school-aged kids and their caregivers.
- Dec. 2 – Remarkable Reptiles with Denver Zoo
- Dec. 12 – Sensational Plants with Denver Botanic Gardens
- Dec. 16 – Brainteasers with Colorado Ballet
It’s all about the bees during this garden hour at Perl Mack! Get your hands dirty, learn how to care for plants and bees and tend the Anythink plot in the Perl Mack Community Garden. Best for elementary, tween and teens.
Designer Cris Edwards of Sankto Empirical will guide you through a meditative look at plants and vintage garden ephemera, culminating in a beautiful botanical collage to keep and display.
Designer Cris Edwards of Sankto Empirical will guide you through a meditative look at plants and vintage garden ephemera, culminating in a beautiful botanical collage to keep and display. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.
Spring has Sprung! Let’s pretty up those planters. Using various paint techniques, Emily from Betterish will help us decorate a terracotta pot and you will walk away with a package that includes your very own succulent for you to plant. The succulent and painted pot is a great gift or for you to brighten your patio.
Ages 18 and up are welcome.
You see them on hikes and in your back yard, but do you know their names and uses? Learn to identify some of Colorado's most common native plants. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration is required.
Get your hands dirty in the garden. We will be planting and caring for our garden while creating art, eating garden-fresh snacks, and learning about science in the garden. Appropriate for ages 7 and up. No registration required.