Holiday Camps at the Arboretum | Kids Out and About Dallas

Holiday Camps at the Arboretum

The NEWEST addition to our family programming at the Dallas Arboretum, Holiday Camps are 2 hour sessions throughout the year that feature hands-on discovery around science topics related to seasonal holidays. Classes also include full access to the Main Garden and Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden (March-December). Morning and afternoon sessions are offered for each program. Classes are designed for parents and children, Kindergarten-5th grade.

Pre-Registration Required. For questions, please contact the Education Reservations Department by email at education@dallasarboretum.org or by phone at 214.515.6540 from 11am-5pm.

  Non-Members Members
Child $20 $16
Adults $10 FREE
Parking $15 (day of)
$9 (Pre-pay online)
FREE

Pricing may vary as indicated for some programs.
Each event includes full access to Main and Children’s Adventure Gardens. (March-December)

 

Thanksgiving Science

November 25, 2019
10:00am-12:00pm
2:00pm-4:00pm

Thanksgiving is about eating delicious food, spending time with family and science! In this holiday workshop, we’ll give you something to gobble about as we investigate seasonal foods and discover the science behind Thanksgiving traditions.

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Christmas Village

December 23, 2019
10:00am-12:00pm
2:00pm-4:00pm

Enjoy the holidays with a step back in time as we tour a vintage Christmas village! We’ll return to the classroom to get hands-on experience with some of the careers featured in the village, such as candlemaking!

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Ready for Spring

January 20, 2020
10:00am-12:00pm
2:00pm-4:00pm

Spring may seem far away, but it’s just around the corner! Get ready with us as we make wildflower seed bombs and make a bird nest helper – which you get to take home for your backyard!

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Scientist Profile: George Washington Carver

February 17, 2020
10:00am-12:00pm
2:00pm-4:00pm

George Washington Carver was a botanist and inventor who revolutionized agriculture in the south and discovered hundreds of uses for peanuts and sweet potatoes. Join us to learn about this amazing scientist and do our own plant experiments!

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Blooms Bonanza

March 16, 2020
10:00am-12:00pm
2:00pm-4:00pm

Our Blooms festival showcases the outstanding beauty of flowers, but there is even more to investigate if we take a closer look! In this workshop, we’ll take a dive inside flowers with flower dissections, DIY models and more!

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*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.

Organization:

Dallas Arboretum

Location:

8525 Garland Road
Dallas, TX, 75218
United States

Phone:

214.515.6615
Contact name: 
Terry Lendecker
Email address: 
Dates: 
03/16/2020
Time: 
10 am - 12 pm
Price: 
Non-Members Members Child $20 $16 Adults $10 FREE Parking $15 (day of) $9 (Pre-pay online)

Ages

4-5 years 6-8 years 9-12 years Adults & kids together