Event Date

June 12, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM


GROWing Together

Point of Contact

Rachel Lincoln

Education Operations Specialist

Explore the Backyard Veggie Garden at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden. Come spend your morning enjoying story time and activities with Carlos the Cactus! This month we will be reading the book, The Tortilla Factory by Gary Paulsen so come join us as we get our hands on corn, tomatoes, and peppers and learn all about a summer harvest. See you there! 

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

Location: Backyard Veggie Garden (#25 on FWBG Map)

Parking: Shelter House (#27 on FWBG Map)

Age: Catered to 4-6 year olds, all ages welcome

Free to the public!

About GROWing Together


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!

Click here to see our full Spring and Summer family program guide!

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