The University of Michigan Matthaei Botanical Gardens and Nichols Arboretum
Pick up our new adventure activity backpack in the main lobby and explore the wetlands of Matthaei Botanical Gardens with this handy, printable Wetland Adventure Booklet.

Adveunture backpacks
Adventure Backpack

Youth Programs - Sensational Nature

Youth & Kids’ Activities & Workshops—Spring-Summer 2012

Discover, learn, and play all summer at Matthaei and in the Gaffield Children’s Garden. We’ll have free self-guided scavenger hunts, discovery cards, and adventure backpacks available at the Matthaei front desk during regular business hours beginning in May.

Sign Up! - For our Sensational Nature workshops listed below.

The $5.00 fee per child includes activities and materials. For more information call 734.647.7600 or sign up for our free monthly e-newsletter to stay on top of what’s happening here. All activities held 10 am–noon at Matthaei unless noted otherwise.

Please visit our Community Education page to view our upcoming education class offerings including the programs detailed above.

For further information about these projects or links, please contact us using this comment form.

And stay tuned for more spring and summer classes.

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