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Beanstalk Children's Garden

For all programming:

Where: Swope Park Community Garden at 6917 Kensington Ave, Kansas City, MO

Cost Per Girl: $3

Cost Per Participating Adult: $3

How to register: Email contact@kccg.org or call 816-931-3877

Questions: Email contact@kccg.org or call 816-931-3877

Additional Information: Please wear tennis shoes, sunscreen and water bottles are recommended.

Program Name: Gardener Badge – Creating their Own Garden Design

Who: Juniors

When: June 13, 2015 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

What: Walk through the gardens full of flowers, herbs, and veggies then get started designing your own garden. It can be a large container or your whole backyard. Learn how sunlight, water, soil, and space, as well as experience and cost are essential to good garden designs.
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Program Name: Flowers Badge – Creating a Neighborhood Flower Guide

Who: Juniors

When: August 29, 2015 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

What: Flowers bring beauty, joy, perfume, medicine, seeds and good nutrition to our lives. Observe the many different flowers in the fruit, herb, grain, vegetable, curiosity, and water gardens. Become a flower expert making your own personal Neighborhood Flower Guide.
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Program Name: Bugs Badge – Observing Insect Habitats

Who: Brownies

When: September 26th, 2015 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. and October 3rd, 2015 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m

What: Bugs! Find out how we can't live without them. Look for bugs in their garden habitats. Learn how to use a field guide to identify insects. Sort out "good" bugs and "bad" bugs for gardeners. Take your Bug Bingo game home and share your bug expertise.
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Program Name: Snacks Badge - Snacks from the Garden

Who: Brownies

When:  July 11th, 2015 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. and August 22nd, 2015 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m

What: Get your snacks fresh from the garden instead of the corner store. Check out the plants in the gardens for sunflower seeds, popcorn, raspberries, mini tomatoes, and juicy watermelons. Create a snack sampler. Plan with friends what you will plant for a harvest snack party.