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Events: Family And Kids

Sat, 4/26 9:30am

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Saturdays

March 22, April 26, May 17

Tours begin at 9:30 am, 10:00 am, 10:30 am,

11:00 am, 11:30 am, and 12:00 pm

Garden Grounds

$15 for adults and children, members and non-members – Includes one tour

Join Faery Fauni and Faery Godmother Careen up close in an interactive walkabout in the enchanted gardens of South Coast Botanic Garden. The faeries will bring you stories of faery magic and flowers, with dancing, singing and fun.

Starting at 9:30 am and ending at noon. Groups and parties are welcome. Picnicking will be available on the Amphitheater Lawn during the Event hours. Children are invited to come in costume. One face painting is included in the fee. Fairy merchandise will be available for purchase in the Gift Shop. Call (310) 544-1948 for advance tickets. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to your tour time.

Girl Scouts can earn the Magical Faery Adventure Patch by attending the event. The program can be downloaded from their website at http://www.afaeryhunt.com/education.htm.

Please click on “The Girl Scout Fun Patch Program” for more information.

Sun, 4/27 9:00am

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Location: Various places around the Garden.

Picnic with paid Garden admission

As spring bursts forth buds are blooming and new leaves are unfurling bringing one of the most anticipated seasons after the dormancy of winter. Bring your family for a picnic at the Garden and enjoy the new blooms!  A self-guided tour and information sheet will be available. Please visit the Gift Shop for more information. Picnics are not provided, but feel free to bring your own. The Upper and Lower Meadows will be open for picnicking.


 

Tue, 4/29 9:30am

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Ages 15 months – 2 years

Tuesdays

March 11, 18, 25, April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

$120 for members’ children / $130 for non-members’ children

$10 materials fee per child (payable to instructor)

Instructor: Art To Grow On Children's Art Center, Inc.

Please register in advance through the Guest Services Center - (310) 544-1948

Attention all 15 month to two year olds! This class is just for you! Students will be exposed to a variety of age-appropriate art activities that build Life Essential Skills: Critical Thinking, Independent Learning, Fine-Motor Development, and Curiosity. From our Paint Walls to our Play Dough Station to our weekly lessons, your child’s self-esteem and imagination will soar! Lessons and projects rotate quarterly. Parent attendance is required. Class is limited to 16 participants.


 

Tue, 4/29 10:45am

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Ages 3-5

Tuesdays

March 11, 18, 25, April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

$120 for members’ children / $130 for non-members’ children

$10 materials fee per child (payable to instructor)

Instructor: Art To Grow On Children's Art Center, Inc.

Monet, Van Gogh, Picasso, and More! Students will be exposed to a variety of Master Artist lessons along with different weekly projects that build Life Essential Skills: Critical Thinking, Increased Self-Confidence and Self-Esteem, Development of Fine Motor Skills, and Independent Learning. From tempera paint, to tile mosaic, to watercolor and our Paint Walls – Let that imagination soar! Lessons and projects rotate quarterly. Parent attendance is required. Class is limited to 16 participants.


 

Tue, 4/29 5:00pm

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Ages 6 – 11

Tuesdays

March 11, 18, 25, April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

$120 for members’ children / $130 for non-members’ children

$10 materials fee per child (payable to instructor)

Instructor: Art To Grow On Children’s Art Center, Inc. 

Join us for this awesome art class that introduces the Great Masters! From Frank Lloyd Wright to Van Gogh, to Andy Warhol to Monet, students will learn how to work with a variety of materials and take home a work of art each week. Imagination, creativity, and innovation are at the forefront of this great class. Come join the fun – a great way to enhance critical thinking, develop problem-solving skills, and let that imagination soar! Class is limited to 16 participants.


 

Sun, 5/4 1:30pm

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PRICE CHANGE: Class is now included with paid Garden admission.  Class is LIMITED TO FIRST 20 CHILDREN.

Aren’t Moms the best? They take care of us and love us! Come plant a flower and decorate the pot for Mom. We will also do a book reading. Let’s have our snack time out in the Garden with Mom!


 

Tue, 5/6 9:30am

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Ages 15 months – 2 years

Tuesdays

May 6, 13, 20, 27

9:30 am – 10:20 am

Classroom B

$60 for members’ children / $70 for non-members’ children

$5 materials fee per child (payable to instructor)

Instructor: Art To Grow On Children's Art Center, Inc.

Please register in advance through Guest Services: (310) 544-1948

Attention all 15 month to two year olds! This class is just for you! Students will be exposed to a variety of age-appropriate art activities that build Life Essential Skills: Critical Thinking, Independent Learning, Fine-Motor Development, and Curiosity. From our Paint Walls to our Play Dough Station to our weekly lessons, your child’s self-esteem and imagination will soar! Lessons and projects rotate quarterly. Parent attendance is required. Class is limited to 16 participants.


 

Tue, 5/6 10:45am

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Ages 3-5

Tuesdays

May 6, 13, 20, 27

$60 for members’ children / $70 for non-members’ children

$5 materials fee per child (payable to instructor)

Instructor: Art To Grow On Children's Art Center, Inc.

 

Monet, Van Gogh, Picasso, and More! Students will be exposed to a variety of Master Artist lessons along with different weekly projects that build Life Essential Skills: Critical Thinking, Increased Self-Confidence and Self-Esteem, Development of Fine Motor Skills, and Independent Learning. From tempera paint, to tile mosaic, to watercolor and our Paint Walls – Let that imagination soar! Lessons and projects rotate quarterly. Parent attendance is required. Class is limited to 16 participants.


 

Tue, 5/6 5:00pm

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Ages 6 – 11

Tuesdays

May 6, 13, 20, 27

$60 for members’ children / $70 for non-members’ children

$5 materials fee per child (payable to instructor)

Instructor: Art To Grow On Children’s Art Center, Inc. 

Join us for this awesome art class that introduces the Great Masters! From Frank Lloyd Wright to Van Gogh, to Andy Warhol to Monet, students will learn how to work with a variety of materials and take home a work of art each week. Imagination, creativity, and innovation are at the forefront of this great class. Come join the fun – a great way to enhance critical thinking, develop problem-solving skills, and let that imagination soar! Class is limited to 16 participants.


 

Fri, 5/9 9:00am

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Location: Garden Grounds

Docent led Walking Tours at 1:00 pm - included with paid Garden admission
Tram Tour at 2:00 pm (additional $5 per person)

National Public Gardens Day was created to raise awareness of America’s public gardens and the various roles they play in our lives: promoting environmental stewardship and awareness, plant and water conservation, and education in communities nationwide. Tram tour and docent led walking tour will be available.

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