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February Break Family Programs: George Washington Carver Workshop

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.

Called the “Wizard of Tuskegee,” Dr. George Washington Carver made significant contributions in the field of botany. Learn how plants played a very important role in his early life and later achievements. Students will follow in Dr. Carver’s steps, using plants to paint and to create a healing lotion to take home.

Registration required. Drop-ins are welcome upon availability.
Ticket includes one child. Please purchase separate tickets for multiple children. These are not drop-off programs; each child must be accompanied by one adult.

Tip: Spend the day at the Garden! Check out QBG’s Art in the Garden exhibition, “Organic Emergence,” at the Visitor & Administration Building Gallery. Free.

Location

Queens Botanical Garden
43-50 Main Street
Queens
Directions to this location

Cost

$10 per child

Event Organizer

Queens Botanical Garden

Contact Number

(718) 886-3800

Contact Email

info@queensbotanical.org

Categories

Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, History, Best for Kids, Black History Month, School Break

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