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City Critters Family Series

City Critters Family Series

Looking for fun and engaging family activities that span the seasons? Join us for these hands-on, interactive and educational family sessions, suitable for all ages. *A family is defined as four...

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Library Story Time

Library Story Time

Mondays, 11:10 to 11:40 a.m. FREE. Drop-in the Weston Family Library at the Toronto Botanical Garden for weekly nature stories and songs for children, ages 1 to 3...

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Grade 3: Growing Under Glass (for priority schools)

Grade 3: Growing Under Glass (for priority schools)

TBG provides free programs and transportation for Grade 3 students to the Allan Gardens Children’s Conservatory from November to March. A curriculum-linked soil and plant program features...

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Summer Reading Club (Ages 6 to 9)

Summer Reading Club (Ages 6 to 9)

At the Weston Family Library, kids can sign out books from our children’s collection, enjoy activities and story time and earn seeds to plant in the TBG garden. Come back each week to celebrate...

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10 Tips to get kids growing

10 Tips to get kids growing

It's easy -- and fun -- to get kids involved in gardening, Here are 10 ideas to get you started. 1. “Start small,” says Zora Ignjatovic, an enthusiastic supporter of community gardens. She...

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Search and find: a fun garden activity for toddlers

Search and find: a fun garden activity for toddlers

Toddlers from 1 to 3 will have fun discovering the things that they might find in a garden. Ask your tot to look at the picture of this garden and find the image of each of the following...

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March Break Nature Camps (ages 6 to 10)

March Break Nature Camps (ages 6 to 10)

March 10 through March 14, 2014 Interactive, educational and engaging activities are offered in the James Boyd Children’s Centre, the TBG gardens and the surrounding ravine. March Break Camps are...

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Grade 4: Living Winter (for priority schools)

Grade 4: Living Winter (for priority schools)

TBG provides a free full-day program, transportation and snacks to Grade Four students from November to February. Curriculum-linked habitat programs highlight immersion and hands-on learning through...

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Get Growing at Allan Gardens

Get Growing at Allan Gardens

Join TBGKids at the Allan Gardens Children’s Conservatory to get a jump on spring. Kids and their families will get growing, planting leafy vegetables to take back home. Dig deep to meet our...

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What’s on our Staff’s Holiday Wish List?

What’s on our Staff’s Holiday Wish List?

On the 12 Days of TBG my gardening friend gave to me.... Twelve Beeswax Lip Balms I like Thentix Lip Balm because it’s soothing and emollient without being too greasy, gloppy, shiny or...

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