Children’s activities will be offered every Wednesday morning in June
and July at Barkley Square in Park Place. Rosehill Gardens will offer
fun and creative gardening activities including herbs, seeds,
windchimes, miniature garden, creepy crawlers and more every Wednesday beginning at
10am in Barkley Square followed by story time with The Learning Tree.
Reservations and advance payment are strongly encouraged as most classes will fill up prior to the event. Limited seating available. Contact Rosehill Gardens at (816) 941-2332 with any questions. CLICK HERE TO MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS.
Age Recommendation: 4-10 years old
Date: Every Wednesday in June and July
Time: 10:00-11:00 a.m.
Location: The gazebo in Barkley Square in Park Place (116th Place and Ash Street)
Activities: 10-10:30 a.m.: Gardening activity provided by Rosehill Gardens (see descriptions below), 10:30 a.m.: Story time provided by The Learning Tree.
After the gardening classes and story time, enjoy a special offer at BurgerFi: Kids meal $1.99 w/purchase of adult meal during the kids events.
6/7-Egg Shell Planter
Tiny chia-like planters made of eggshells will be filled with seeds and soil for the kids to watch grow over the summer.
6/14-Painted Flower Pot
Decorate your own pot with paint, stickers, beads etc.
Create a miniature garden with small plants, decorative stones and a bit of your own magic with various special fairy-loving objects
6/28-Seeds!-Pit or Pod? ( Seed Mosaic Art) Learn the differences between types of seeds in fruits and veggies, then create your own seed mosaic masterpiece to take home.
7/5-Creepy Crawlers 2-Back with more fun and creepy crawlers from around the yard! Show and tell with lots of creepy and fun things from nature.
7/12-Fun with Herbs-learn what herbs are used for in cooking and the garden. Experiment with tasting and smelling various herbs
7/19-Windchimes-Listen to the beautiful sounds of windchimes while making one of your own with recycled materials to take home.
7/26-Nature Print – create a work of art to make for yourself or someone special using fern leaves, nut shells and other pretty patterns found in nature.