Children’s Programs

Jul
20
Sat
Family Fun Day at Buckeye Bud’s @ The Holden Arboretum
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

July 20: Pollinators

Beat the heat and enjoy additional activities this Saturday at Family Fun Day, held in the Corning Visitor Center!

  • Make your own butterfly feeder to take home
  • Listen, learn, and sing along at two live performances of Songs and Tails from the Trail, an interactive, musical show by Sam Sapp and naturalist Sarah Matheny (Shows will be held at 11am and 1pm on the Woodland Stage)
  • Discover an interactive Exploration Station about Bees, Butterflies, and Pollination
  • Learn why ants are crucial to our world with Jr. Scientist activities led by real scientists from the Arboretum’s Research Department.

Aug. 17: Water Exploration

  • A water-themed craft
  • Listen, learn, and sing along at two live performances of Songs and Tails from the Trail an interactive, musical show by Sam Sapp and naturalist Sarah Matheny (Shows will be held at 11am and 1pm on the Woodland Stage)
  • Discover an interactive Exploration Station about the properties of water
  • Look for tiny aquatic creatures by trying your hand at pond-dipping. What will you find?
  • Learn how water moves and why things float with Jr. Scientist activities led by real scientists from the Arboretum’s Research Department
Aug
16
Fri
NIght Hike and S’mores @ The Holden Arboretum
Aug 16 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Connect with nature after hours at the
Arboretum. Experience a leisurely, family-oriented
hike with plenty of stops for games and
opportunities to see and hear the season’s
nighttime sights and sounds. Afterward, relax
around a campfire with lemonade and s’mores.
Wear sturdy shoes and dress for the weather

Aug
17
Sat
Family Fun Day at Buckeye Bud’s @ The Holden Arboretum
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

July 20: Pollinators

Beat the heat and enjoy additional activities this Saturday at Family Fun Day, held in the Corning Visitor Center!

  • Make your own butterfly feeder to take home
  • Listen, learn, and sing along at two live performances of Songs and Tails from the Trail, an interactive, musical show by Sam Sapp and naturalist Sarah Matheny (Shows will be held at 11am and 1pm on the Woodland Stage)
  • Discover an interactive Exploration Station about Bees, Butterflies, and Pollination
  • Learn why ants are crucial to our world with Jr. Scientist activities led by real scientists from the Arboretum’s Research Department.

Aug. 17: Water Exploration

  • A water-themed craft
  • Listen, learn, and sing along at two live performances of Songs and Tails from the Trail an interactive, musical show by Sam Sapp and naturalist Sarah Matheny (Shows will be held at 11am and 1pm on the Woodland Stage)
  • Discover an interactive Exploration Station about the properties of water
  • Look for tiny aquatic creatures by trying your hand at pond-dipping. What will you find?
  • Learn how water moves and why things float with Jr. Scientist activities led by real scientists from the Arboretum’s Research Department