Children's & Family Programs

The garden offers many activities throughout the year for children and families.

 

Halloween at The Haven I
Date: October 25 2014
Time: 10:00-12:00pm
Location: Wing Haven Gardens - Children's Garden
Fee/Cost: $5
Non-Member Fee/Cost: $8
Registration Deadline: 10/22/2014 at  5:00 PM
SESSION IS FULL
 

Halloween at The Haven II
Date: October 25 2014
Time: 2:00-4:00pm
Location: Wing Haven Gardens - Children's Garden
Fee/Cost: $5
Non-Member Fee/Cost: $8
Registration Deadline: 10/22/2014 at  12:00 AM
SESSION IS FULL

 

Storytime in the Secret Garden
Date: November 18 2014
Time: 10:00-11:00am
Location: Wing Haven Gardens - Meet at the front gate of the Clarkson Home 248 Ridgewood Ave.
Fee/Cost: $0
Non-Member Fee/Cost: $5
Registration Deadline: 11/17/2014 at  5:00 PM
The story of Peter Rabbit is even more fun when followed by a walk through bunny paradise. Join us each month for a different story and romp in the garden! Bring a friend, a snack, and enjoy the Children's Garden after the program.
Ages: 5 and under

Participation is limited, please REGISTER IN ADVANCE.

Cost: Free for members; $5 per non-member family

 
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Children's Holiday Tree for Wildlife
Date: December 9 2014
Time: 3:30-5:00pm
Location: Wing Haven Gardens
Fee/Cost: $5
Non-Member Fee/Cost: $8
Registration Deadline: 12/4/2014 at  5:00 PM
Celebrate the season Wing Haven style and help us carry on the Clarkson tradition. We will read a story, create a holiday gift, and make edible ornaments for wildlife.

Participation is limited, please REGISTER IN ADVANCE.

Ages 10 and under

 
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Storytime in the Secret Garden
Date: December 16 2014
Time: 10:00-11:00am
Location: Wing Haven Gardens - Meet at the front gate of the Clarkson Home 248 Ridgewood Ave.
Fee/Cost: $0
Non-Member Fee/Cost: $5
Registration Deadline: 12/15/2014 at 
The story of Peter Rabbit is even more fun when followed by a walk through bunny paradise. Join us each month for a different story and romp in the garden! Bring a friend, a snack, and enjoy the Children's Garden after the program.
Ages: 5 and under

 
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Storytime in the Secret Garden
Date: January 20 2015
Time: 10:00-11:00am
Location: Wing Haven Gardens
Fee/Cost: $0
Non-Member Fee/Cost: $5
Registration Deadline: 1/19/2015 at  5:00 PM
The story of Peter Rabbit is even more fun when followed by a walk through bunny paradise. Join us each month for a different story and romp in the garden! Bring a friend, a snack, and enjoy the Children's Garden after the program.
Ages: 5 and under
 
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Backyard Gardening Workshop
Date: March 14 2015
Time: 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Wing Haven Gardens
Fee/Cost: $5
Non-Member Fee/Cost: $8
Registration Deadline: 3/11/2015 at  5:00 PM
"How does your Garden Grow?"
Learn how to create your own backyard garden and grow veggies for the whole family.
 
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Storytime in the Secret Garden
Date: March 17 2015
Time: 10:00-11:00am
Location: Wing Haven Gardens
Fee/Cost: $0
Non-Member Fee/Cost: $5
Registration Deadline: 3/16/2015 at  5:00 PM
The story of Peter Rabbit is even more fun when followed by a walk through bunny paradise. Join us each month for a different story and romp in the garden! Bring a friend, a snack, and enjoy the Children's Garden after the program. Ages: 5 and under.

Participation is limited, please REGISTER IN ADVANCE.

 
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Children's Easter
Date: March 28 2015
Time: 10:00 - 12:00pm
Location: Wing Haven Gardens
Fee/Cost: $5
Non-Member Fee/Cost: $8
Registration Deadline: 3/25/2015 at  5:00 PM
Hop on over for crafts, a naturalist egg hunt, and family fun in the Garden. We're excited to invite kids of all ages for a special morning at Wing Haven where we'll celebrate the happiness Easter brings in one of Charlotte's most beautiful places.

Participation is limited, please REGISTER IN ADVANCE.

 
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Storytime in the Secret Garden
Date: April 21 2015
Time: 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Location: Wing Haven Gardens - Meet at the front gate of the Clarkson Home 248 Ridgewood Ave.
Fee/Cost: $0
Non-Member Fee/Cost: $5
Registration Deadline: 4/20/2015 at  5:00 PM
The story of Peter Rabbit is even more fun when followed by a walk through bunny paradise. Join us each month for a different story and romp in the garden! Bring a friend, a snack, and enjoy the Children's Garden after the program.
Ages: 5 and under

Cost: Free for members; $5 per non-member family

 
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High Tea Birthday Celebration (Celebrating the Elizabeth's and Eddie's Birthdays)
Date: May 3 2015
Time: 4:00-6:00pm
Location: Wing Haven Gardens
Adult: $35
Children under 10: $20
Registration Deadline: 5/2/2015 at  5:00 PM
Make this Mother's Day a day to remember! Join us for a very special multi-generational high tea in the Clarkson Garden

$35/Adult $20/Children under 10

 
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Storytime in the Secret Garden
Date: May 19 2015
Time: 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Location: Wing Haven Gardens - Meet at the front gate of the Clarkson Home 248 Ridgewood Ave.
Fee/Cost: $0
Non-Member Fee/Cost: $5
Registration Deadline: 5/18/2015 at  5:00 PM
The story of Peter Rabbit is even more fun when followed by a walk through bunny paradise. Join us each month for a different story and romp in the garden! Bring a friend, a snack, and enjoy the Children's Garden after the program.
Ages: 5 and under

Cost: Free for members; $5 per non-member family

 
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Camp Wing Haven
Date: June 15 2015
Time: 9:00 - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Children's Garden
Fee/Cost: $95
Non-Member Fee/Cost: $125
Registration Deadline: 6/1/2015 at  5:00 PM
Explore the wonders of Wing Haven through stories and hands-on activities. Campers will experience the garden critters, get their hands dirty, and plant vegetables and flowers in the children's garden.
Ages: Rising 1st graders

Participation is limited, please REGISTER IN ADVANCE.

 
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Jr. Wing Haven Gardener Camp
Date: June 22 2015
Time: 9:00 - 12:00p.m.
Location: Children's Garden
Fee/Cost: $95
Non-Member Fee/Cost: $125
Registration Deadline: 6/15/2015 at  5:00 PM
Campers will enjoy being outdoors, experiencing science, and caring for the environment. Learn about gardening skills, birding, and developing a garden as a wildlife habitat through fun hands-on activities.

Participation is limited, please REGISTER IN ADVANCE.

Ages: rising 2nd and 3rd graders

 
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