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Classes will be held at Tyler State Park Classroom, 101 Swamp Rd., Newtown, PA 18940-1151.

Our popular children's gardening program is back for 2023!  Learn about and plant your own garden with educators from Tyler State Park and the Free Library of Northampton Township! We will learn the basics of gardening and start our seeds indoors so they are ready to transplant into our gardens in spring! 

Five Tuesdays at 4:30-5:30 pm 

Feb 28, March 7, 14, 21, 28

Interactive STEM program for grades 3-5 (older students also welcome to register). Through five themed lessons students will engage in hands-on experimentation and observation using the scientific method, raise plants and create habitat elements while taking into consideration the specific needs of each organism.

  • For questions, contact Bonnie Tobin at btobin@pa.gov
  • Registration will open in February
  • Registration is for all five dates. Each session builds upon the last.
  • This program is targeted to students in grades 3-5.
Dates & Times:
4:30pm - 5:30pm, Tuesday, February 28, 2023
4:30pm - 5:30pm, Tuesday, March 7, 2023
4:30pm - 5:30pm, Tuesday, March 14, 2023
4:30pm - 5:30pm, Tuesday, March 21, 2023
4:30pm - 5:30pm, Tuesday, March 28, 2023
  School Age Children  
Registration has closed. (This event has to be booked as part of a series)