Educational Programs

  • A fun, fragrant holiday tradition!
    Registration due by December 4.
    Fee: $5 per kit
    Materials pick-up on Friday, December 11, 4-5:30pm

    Price:

    $5.00
  • These tutorial packages will guide young artists, or artists young at heart, through the creation of nature-inspired arts and crafts. Some projects will require adult supervision and/or assistance to younger children, as well as furnishing of certain materials/tools. Most materials are provided, and materials pick-up details will be emailed upon registration, along with any other virtual resources. Contact: allisoo@clemson.edu

    Price:

    $10.00
  • Science and art meet in this unique project. Bone has been used since ancient times to create decorative items and makes for truly upcycled art! You’ll learn about the world of owls while collecting your art materials!
    Fee: $7 per kit
    Registration due by November 6
    . Materials pick-up on Friday, November 13, 4-5:30 pm

    Price:

    $7.00
  • Join us online every Thursday at 4.30 p.m. to receive a weekly nature mission, share your nature discoveries, and continue to learn about, and to love the natural world.

    Price:

    $40.00
  • With apple season starting in August and finishing in November, it can be overwhelming to make the right choice for fresh fruit, baking and preservation. Join Kerrie Roach, Extension Horticulture Agent as she discusses the different varieties of apples available and the best uses for each.

    Date: Wednesday, November 11
    Location: Online, by Zoom, link will be sent upon registration
    Time: noon - 1 p.m.
    Fee: $7

    Price:

    $7.00
  • How can we work with wildlife, rather than against it? By attracting new garden friends with unique skill sets. Bats and owls help moderate vermin and various critters that can be damaging to the garden. Learn what they need and what they can do for you and the health of your garden.

    Date: October 28, 2020
    Location: Online, by Zoom, link will be sent upon registration
    Time: Noon -1 pm
    Fee: $7

    Price:

    $7.00
  • Choose from: Tuesdays, March 10-May 26, 4 p.m.-5 p.m. OR Thursdays, March 12-May 28, 10 a.m.-11 a.m.
    Location: Meet at Hayden Conference Center or Nature Learning Center, (emails sent out before class with location)

    Price:

    $81.00
  • Pop-in to have some musical fun! Between sessions, Rebecca Smith, Garden children's musician, offers pop-up classes! Rebecca will inspire you and your seedling or sprout to sing and dance to nature-themed music. Imaginations will soar as your child learns to sing in tune and move to rhythm. Classes are outside on pretty days! Each class ends with an instrument petting zoo where your child can play a variety of instruments!

    Price:

    $8.00
  • Join us for a tea party! Children will enjoy learning about tea and sampling a variety of flavors. We’ll even make own herbal teas and decorate mugs for enjoying tea at home! Light refreshments will be provided.

    Fee: $10
    Time: 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
    Location: Conference Center, lower level

    Price:

    $10.00
  • Ages: 0 - 7yrs
    Cost: $32 for a 4 week session per family (unlimited viewing)
    When: Thursdays April 16, 23, 30, and May 7 at 10:30-11:15
    Where: Private Facebook group

    Price:

    $32.00
  • Cost: $32 for a 4 week session per family
    Where: Zoom (private password protected link)
    Ages: 2-7 years
    When: Thursdays at 10:30am-11:00am in September

    Price:

    $32.00