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At Home in the Garden Children’s Activities

Children’s events and crafts are complimentary. Located on Level 3, The Land of Nod.

Saturday, April 29

10:00am–5:00pm
ARTS AND CRAFTS
Hosted by UCCE Master Gardeners
Come and join us for a variety of fun arts and crafts inspired by nature for kids of all ages!

10:00am–5:00pm
WORM OBSERVATION
Hosted by ENRECOS
Discover the environment that red worms live and work in. These worms recycle organic material by eating your junk mail or food scraps, turning the waste into a rich soil amendment that helps create beautiful plants and gardens.

11:00am–12:00pm
JURASSIC PARTIES
Come by for an educational hands-on adventure with “Prehistoric Pets” of all sizes, including frogs, bearded dragons, leopard geckos, tortoises, snakes, lizards and bugs, to name a few! You can join the fun or just stand back, watch and learn.

12:00pm
SNEAKY SPINACH
Enjoy storytelling and smoothies by Nékter Juice Bar.

1:00pm–2:00pm
FACE PAINTING
Have your favorite bug, insect or flower painted on your face!

2:30pm–3:00pm
SOUTH COAST STORYTELLERS GUILD
Join the South Coast Storytellers for fun and interactive stories about nature.

3:30pm–4:30pm
BALLOON ART
Come have your favorite balloon flower, garden insect or animal made especially for you!
   

Sunday, April 30

11:00am–5:00pm
ARTS AND CRAFTS
Hosted by UCCE Master Gardeners
Come and join us for a variety of fun arts and crafts inspired by nature for kids of all ages!

11:00am–5:00pm
WORM OBSERVATION
Hosted by ENRECOS
Discover the environment that red worms live and work in. These worms recycle organic material by eating your junk mail or food scraps, turning the waste into a rich soil amendment that helps create beautiful plants and gardens.

12:00pm
SNEAKY SPINACH
Enjoy storytelling and smoothies by Nékter Juice Bar.

1:00pm–2:00pm
FACE PAINTING
Have your favorite bug, insect or flower painted on your face!

2:30pm–3:00pm
SOUTH COAST STORYTELLERS GUILD
Join the South Coast Storytellers for fun and interactive stories about nature.

3:00pm–4:00pm
BALLOON ART
Come have your favorite balloon flower, garden insect or animal made especially for you!