Classes

NEW FOR 2017! Parent/child classes will take place at Ben Reid Garden Centre, Aberdeen for pre-schoolers and Aberdeen Science Centre, Aberdeen for primary school aged children this year.  

Each class lasts 1 hour and is based on a monthly seasonal gardening theme and involves up to 10 children and their parents/carers. Gardening equipment and resources are provided. Children always get something to take home with them at the end of the class.

In 2017 the classes at Ben Reid Garden Centre and Aberdeen Science Centre will run on a monthly basis.  The classes will run from March to October.  Classes at both venues cost £7 per child per class and can be booked on a pay as you go basis payable in advance by class on our website. Adults go free. Classes at Ben Reid take place in the Greenhouse. Classes at the Aberdeen Science Centre will take place in the Garden.

Ben Reid Garden Centre for pre-schoolers aged 3-5 years themes, dates and times:-

Garden Friends & Foes – Saturday 25th March 2017 – 11am-12noon

Roots & Shoots - Saturday 29th April 2017 – 11am-12noon

Seeds & Their Needs – Saturday 27th May – 11am-12noon

Flowers and Fruit – Saturday 24th June – 11am-12noon

The Herb Garden – Saturday 22nd July 2017 – 11am-12noon

Make a mini Garden - Saturday 26th August 2017 – 11am-12noon

The Winter Vegetable Garden – Saturday 23rd September 2017 – 11am-12noon

Planting for Spring - Saturday 28th October 2017 – 11am-12noon

Aberdeen Science Centre for primary school aged children themes, dates and times:-

Garden Friends & Foes – Saturday 25th March 2017 – 2pm-3pm

The Vegetable Garden – Saturday 29th April 2017 – 2pm-3pm

Seeds & Their Needs – Saturday 27th May – 2pm-3pm

Flowers and Fruit – Saturday 24th June – 2pm-3pm

The Herb Garden – Saturday 22nd July 2017 – 2pm-3pm

Make a mini Garden - Saturday 26th August 2017 – 2pm-3pm

The Winter Vegetable Garden – Saturday 23rd September 2017 – 2pm-3pm

Planting for Spring - Saturday 28th October 2017 – 2pm-3pm

 

 

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