Event Date

March 28, 2020, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Program

GROWing Together

Point of Contact

Rachel Lincoln

Education Operations Specialist

Come join GROW Girl for a fun, hands-on family hike every second and fourth Saturday of the month! Each family receives a botanist backpack to use during their hike filled with scientific tools. Work together to complete activities while GROW Girl guides you through a different part of the Fort Worth Botanic Garden each month! This program lasts for 1 hour and each hike is about a ½ mile long. There will be tons to discover so come and GROW with us! This location is ADA accessible. You do not need to register for this event. 

  • Time: 10 AM - 11 AM
  • Dates: March dates cancelled
  • Parking: Botanic Garden Welcome Center (Free)
  • Hike Location: Lower Rose Garden & Lower Rock Springs Garden
  • Tram Drop-Off Location: Shelter House 
  • Pricing: Free to the public! (includes garden admission)
  • No registration required. Check-in with a GROW teammate at hike location.  

IMPORTANT UPDATE: Please enter through the Garden Center (Welcome Center) and let the front desk know you are there for GROW Family Hike. There will be a free tram service to transport you and your family to this program! We recommend arriving 15-20 minutes early to account for tram transportation time.

*March 14 is cancelled due to weather.

All educational programs are suspended through April 15th. If the situation allows, we will reschedule programs for a later date. If you have questions or concerns about this program, please email Rachel at rlincoln@brit.org

*No programs in July, December, January, & February.*

About GROWing Together

ALL ONSITE EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS ARE SUSPENDED THROUGH JULY 31st OR UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

If the situation allows, we will reschedule programs for a later date. In the meantime, follow this link for online classes and activities from the GROW Education team. If you have questions or concerns, please email the following:

  • Volunteer Opportunities: volunteer@brit.org
  • Adult Education & Field Study Trips: Michelle at mschmidlkofer@brit.org
  • Children & Families, Homeschool, Girl Scouts, Butterflies in the Garden Special Programming: Rachel at rlincoln@brit.org 

 

Welcome!

With both the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens and the Botanical Research Institute of Texas as educational resources, GROW offers hands-on, nature-based educational programming to local families. For this season, Seedlings and Little Sprouts are back in the Garden, and don’t forget about Bella’s Book & Nature Club and Bella’s Saturday Story Time at BRIT. We are also offering Family Exploration Saturdays! Come and GROW with us!

Email rlincoln@brit.org to be added to our "GROW Family Events" direct mail list.