Summer Field Trips &
1-Hour Enrichment Programs
Summer 2019 registration COMING SOON!
Come with your class or a group of friends to get extra hands-on scien-terrific fun during an Arboretum visit.
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AGE 6 - 12
For groups of 12 or more students
Plants vs Bugs: Friends or Food?
1-Hour Summer Field Trip for Groups
CHOOSE A DATE/TIME
Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and/or Fridays
June 24, 2019 - August 16, 2019
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - noon
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Friends or food? That is the question... Delve into the fascinating relationships of plants and bugs this summer at the Arboretum.
Limit 75 students, Sensory Garden
- Find out how plants protect themselves from becoming a bug's lunch and entice bugs to help them out
- Discover how some plants even capture bugs for their own lunch
- Look up-close at the Venus flytrap and other insect trapping plants to see their tricks
- Take home your own self-defending plant and learn about its unique survival skills
$6/student, includes registration for one child, accompanying chaperones (1 adult per 10 students), and all supplies
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