Family Programs
(Youth + Adult)

Are you looking for a way to spend quality one-on-one time with a child in your life? Share a unique intergenerational learning experience at the Arboretum! Specially designed for adults together with children, these programs cover a range of topics and activities that will be a fun learning experience for everyone.


mother and young preschool child playing outside in the garden, photo Just2shutter/shutterstock

Pea Pods for Preschoolers Summer Series 2021 (In-Person)

Fridays June 11, 18, 25, July 2, 9,16, 23, 30, August 6 & 13.

Suggested for ages 3-5 together with an adult
Each of ten weekly themes helps spark your child’s appreciation for nature’s beauty through planting, art, sensory and science, discovery zones, Green Play Yard adventures, and outdoor exploration. Come play and learn about nature!
$120.00 member/$140.00 non-member

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PeaPods for Preschoolers


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Questions?
Arboretum Education Office
Mon - Fri, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.*
arbedu@umn.edu
612-301-1210*
*We are temporarily working from home during Covid-19, we may return phone messages from a home phone 

Cancellations & Exchanges

Cancellation policy

Some in-person programs: postponed or canceled
Find details at COVID-19 Arb Classes Updates

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