Workshops for those aged 5-12 (3-5 welcome, with parent involvement) who want to experience first-hand the natural world

Our workshops consist of a lesson-based activity in the form of a craft or planting, and a snack. The classes are led by a licensed teacher, although parents are advised to stay in the area, and are welcome to take part in the experience

Cost is $25 for the session (5 classes) or $7 each

All classes are on Saturday, and from 10:30 – 11:30 or 1:30 – 2:30 unless otherwise noted

Please email contact@lacostegardencentre.com or call 204-256-2377 to register or for more information

 

This Year’s Theme:  small but MIGHTY

 

April 6th – Butterfly Café:  Plant some mighty seeds to create a feast for the butterflies.  Learn about nectar and also decorate your own nectar cup to complete the Butterfly Café.

May 4th – 10:30-2:30 Garden in a Glove: FREE WORKSHOP!  Start your garden in the greenhouse of a glove and learn about the special seed.

June 8th – Bee and Ladybug Tic Tac Toe: Discover the uniqueness of two amazing insects, then create your very own hand painted board and game pieces.

September 14th – Table Top Biosphere: Microscopic organisms and algae are tiny yet powerful in sustaining life.  Come critter dipping and create your own ecosystem in a jar.

October 5th – Sticky Spider Web Wands: Learn more about the incredible spider and its silky threads as we craft a natural and effective Spider Web on a stick.  (Great Halloween Decoration or Fruit Fly Catcher)

November 9th – Beadwork Window Hangings:  As the daylight shortens, capture the rays through beautiful coloured beads in your window to help brighten your day.

December 6, 7, 13, 14 – Free Christmas Activities: Pictures with Mr. and Mrs. Claus, Cookie Decorating, Crafting, Face Painting and SO much more!

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