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Children’s Programs

March Seeds to Sprouts classes have been postponed. Please check back for updated information and rescheduled dates.

Seeds to Sprouts

Enjoy exciting stories for the season, crafts, learning activities, and walks (weather permitting) in the Garden with your little Sprout! Each class offers a different adventure to get your little one experiencing nature and all it has to offer.

Schedule (select Fridays from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.):
March 20: Spring Plants
April 10: The Busy Tree

Location: All Seeds to Sprouts sessions will be held in the Anderson Education Center Classroom

Age: 2-5 (parent and child class)

$8 for the first child, $5 for each additional sibling in the same family.
Adults free with membership or Garden admission.

Pre-registration is encouraged. You can save the time of having to stop and pay on your way in! You can register online or over the phone at 256-830-4447 ext. 253.

Remember to take advantage of our Frequent “Sprouters” Program and earn a free class for every three paid classes that you attend. Pick up your card at the next class.

Contact Misty Hertzig if you have questions at

Registration & Cancellation

  • Participants must be pre-registered for all programs. There will be no registration the day of programs due to supply and class size limitations.
  • Registration and payment for classes may be made online or by calling the Education Department at 256-830-4447 Ext 252 or 253.
  • Refunds will be given as a credit to participants who do not attend their scheduled program if the garden is given 48-hour advance notice.
  • HBG reserves the right to cancel any program if a minimum number of participants are not registered. If this happens, another class option or 100% refund of registration fees will be offered.
  • All classes meet in the education classrooms and will include inside and outside experiences.

Education programs at the Garden are presented by:

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