Kids In The Garden

Join other children ages 5-14 at St. Feriole Gardens, Prairie du Chien for lots of fun things that are planned for you to enjoy!!

**Parent or an adult is required to stay with children under 10 years of age.**

Kids in the Garden is sponsored by Crawford County Master Gardeners and City of Prairie du Chien Park and Rec Department.

Saturday May 13th: 8am to Noon: Kids join us to plant a free flower to take home for Mom.

See the schedule below for classes offered the First and Third Wednesday’ s  of each month beginning June 7 through August 16.

  • Children are welcome to come to one or both the 10 am to 11am, and 4pm to 5pm session.
  • As they harvest the vegetables they will taste them and talk about how to use them; there may be extras to take home.

Wednesday Schedule

June 14th: We will be planting our seeds and plants, making labels and watering them. We plan a story time and plenty of time to learn about the seeds and plants that we planted .

June 21st: Today we will learn how to care for our little plants, weeding, mulching and watering them. We will also plant beans today. Then we will learn about Honey Bees and other pollinators and why we need them.

July 5th: After we weed, water and harvest the vegetables that are ready, Monarch Butterflies will be our topic to learn about.

July 19th: After we weed, water and harvest the vegetables that are ready, we will learn about Hummingbirds and we will be putting up our hummingbird feeders.

August 2nd: Today we are building a Bug Hotel to put by our garden along with weeding, watering and harvesting.

August 16: We are going on a Scavenger Hunt in the Garden and making Seed Bombs. Of course we will weed, water, harvest and TASTE what we have grown. This is our final gathering before school starts.

For more information call Donna Teynor @608412-4661