Toddler holding a leaf at the Urban Roots teaching farm

Little
Gardeners

Family Friendly Reno Garden Education

Bring your preschooler for hands-on, outdoor learning! Story time, planting, harvesting, and sensory discovery are just a few of the activities you will experience alongside your child. Garden-based education is fantastic for imaginiative learning and getting your hands dirty!

March 17th

$25
 

Little Gardeners will use their engineering skills for wacky creations on the farm. 

April 21st

$25
 

Welcome spring! Learn all about weather and the changing seasons.

May 19th

$25
 

The Urban Roots farm is in bloom! Stop and smell the roses, poppies, lilies and other flowers for this session!

May 25th

$25
 

Who's ready to find garden treasures? Taste test veggies and fruits and come ready for some toddler-friendly cooking. 

April 27th

$25
 

Where does a plant come from? This session is all about seeds!

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the age range for participants?

Students 2-4 years old may participate.

Where does Little Gardeners take place?

All of our programming is located at our Urban Teaching Farm (1700 E 2nd Street in Reno). 

When does the program run?

It is from 9-11am on one Thursday and one Friday per month. We run this program in the spring, summer and fall. We close the program during the winter months.

How much does it cost?

Tuition is $25 per student. 
 

What equipment should I bring?

Dress to be outside all morning! It will also be helpful to bring a water bottle, sunscreen, a hat and closed toe shoes.

Dig Into Our Little Gardeners Program

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Two children hugging

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Child Plucking Tomatoes
Child Plucking Tomatoes

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Showing young kid tomatoes
Showing young kid tomatoes

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Two children hugging

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