June holidays are in! Out with the books! Bring your children to the outdoors, get in touch with nature and cultivate some gardening skills. Who knows, your child might just have a hidden green thumb.

Hort Park

Gardener’s Day out!
Date: 11 & 12 June 2010
Time: 9am – 6pm
Free Admission

Join the Hort Park for a weekend of fun filled activities the whole family can enjoy!gardeners-day-out
For more information, visit their website.

Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden

My Garden In A Bottle (A Planting Workshop)
Date: 7 June (Tues)
Time: 10am – 11.30am
Repeated Run
Date: 11 June (Sat)
Time: 2pm – 3.30pm
Venue: Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden
Fee: $30.00 per child (materials are included)
Nearest MRT Station: Newton
Age: Suitable for children from K1 – P6 levels

Bottle Gardens, also known as Terrariums, involve growing and arranging plants in an enclosed (usually glass) container. Find out which plants can grow in an enclosed bottle and use your creativity to personalize your very own miniature bottle garden. Bottle Gardens make great school holiday projects and gifts for family and friends! Online registration is available on www.sbg.org.sg (under “Education”)

image-credit-jacob-ballas-garden-fathers-day-workshop-med-resFather’s Day Special: Flowers In A Tool Box For Dad (A Floral Arrangement Workshop)
Date: 14 June (Tues)
Time: 10am – 11.30am
Repeated Run
Date: 18 June (Sat)
Time: 2pm – 3.30pm
Venue: Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden
Fee: $30.00 per child (materials are included)
Nearest MRT Station: Newton
Show your love for your dad by taking part in this special workshop. You will have a chance to express your creativity in making a unique gift for dad.

For more information, call 6471 9961or 6465 0196.