Children's & Family Programs

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

 

SOLD OUT Children's Easter SOLD OUT
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 a special morning at Wing Haven to celebrate in one of Charlotte's most beautiful spaces. The children will make binoculars to help them spot treasures during a naturalist egg hunt, have an opportunity to learn about the wonderful backyard birds that call Wing Haven home and enjoy refreshments with special thanks to Suarez Bakery.

Ages: 7 and under

Participation is limited, please register in advance.

 

Storytime in the Secret Garden
Date: April 21 2015
Time: 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Location: Wing Haven Gardens - Children's Garden 260 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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Tea Time in the Garden
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
Celebrate the history of the gardens and their creators at Wing Haven at this inaugural event. Tea Time in the Garden will be a special, not-to-be-missed multigenerational high tea in the formal gardens of Wing Haven with games and stories celebrating the garden's history of southern hospitality and southern horticulture. Enjoy a photo op or pet our bunny friend. Event is limited - sign up early.
 
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Storytime in the Secret Garden
Date: May 19 2015
Time: 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Location: Wing Haven Gardens - Children's Garden 260 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. $5 per non-member family. Member families free. Ages: 5 and under


 
Member Non-Member

Camp Wing Haven
Date: June 15 2015 - June 18 2015
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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 grader
Participation is limited, please REGISTER IN ADVANCE.
 
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Jr. Wing Haven Gardener Camp
Date: June 22 2015 - June 25 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, birding, and developing a garden as a wildlife habitat through fun hands-on activities.

Ages: rising 2nd and 3rd graders

Participation is limited, please REGISTER IN ADVANCE.

 
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