GROWing Together

Family Programs

ALL ONSITE EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS ARE SUSPENDED THROUGH JULY 31st OR UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

If the situation allows, we will reschedule programs for a later date. In the meantime, follow this link for online classes and activities from the GROW Education team. If you have questions or concerns, please email the following:

  • Volunteer Opportunities: volunteer@brit.org
  • Adult Education & Field Study Trips: Michelle at mschmidlkofer@brit.org
  • Children & Families, Homeschool, Girl Scouts, Butterflies in the Garden Special Programming: Rachel at rlincoln@brit.org 

 

Welcome!

With both the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens and the Botanical Research Institute of Texas as educational resources, GROW offers hands-on, nature-based educational programming to local families. For this season, Seedlings and Little Sprouts are back in the Garden, and don’t forget about Bella’s Book & Nature Club and Bella’s Saturday Story Time at BRIT. We are also offering Family Exploration Saturdays! Come and GROW with us!

Email rlincoln@brit.org to be added to our "GROW Family Events" direct mail list. 

Point of Contact

Rachel Lincoln

Education Operations Specialist

ALL ONSITE EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS ARE SUSPENDED THROUGH JULY 31st OR UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

If the situation allows, we will reschedule programs for a later date. In the meantime, follow this link for online classes and activities from the GROW Education team. If you have questions or concerns, please email the following:

  • Volunteer Opportunities: volunteer@brit.org
  • Adult Education & Field Study Trips: Michelle at mschmidlkofer@brit.org
  • Children & Families, Homeschool, Girl Scouts, Butterflies in the Garden Special Programming: Rachel at rlincoln@brit.org 

 

Welcome!

With both the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens and the Botanical Research Institute of Texas as educational resources, GROW offers hands-on, nature-based educational programming to local families. For this season, Seedlings and Little Sprouts are back in the Garden, and don’t forget about Bella’s Book & Nature Club and Bella’s Saturday Story Time at BRIT. We are also offering Family Exploration Saturdays! Come and GROW with us!

Email rlincoln@brit.org to be added to our "GROW Family Events" direct mail list. 

Upcoming Events

Down Syndrome Summertime Bingo

Summer Fun!

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Join us at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden (FWBG) to explore our beautiful campus. Be ready to get a little dirty with this messy science summertime program. This chance to explore the FWBG with family and friends is ideal because of the hands-on learning opportunities.

Activities:

  • Virtual Nature Bingo
  • Exploration Stations
  • Learning for all ages and levels
  • Hands-on messy science

Details: 

  • Masks required
  • Date: August 15
  • Location:  FWBG Backyard Veggie Garden (refer to this map for directions)
  • Time: 10 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Parking: FWBG Weekend Parking Lot (refer to this map for directions)
  • Price: $10/participants, Individuals with Down syndrome and children under 5 are free
  • Registration: Required

Click here to register!


This event is created by GROW with the Down Syndrome Partnership of North Texas

 

Past Events