University of Maryland Extension

Discover Gardening! (2nd - 5th Grade)

Saturday, Apr. 29, 2017 - 8:00am to 2:45pm
Agricultural History Farm Park, Derwood, Maryland
Ag History Farm Park
18410 Muncaster Road
Derwood, MD 20855
United States

Come visit the Montgomery County Agricultural History Farm Park and learn about gardening at the University of Maryland Grow It Eat It Spring Event!

  • Visit the Master Gardener demonstration gardens with our guides to get inspired about gardening
  • Learn about plants that grow in our area, plants that grow in different ways, and seasonal plants
  • Learn how soil, water, and sunlight affect the growth of plants
  • Plant your own garden to take home!
  • The 8:10, 8:50, and 12:40 sessions will look into themed gardens and garden design, then you will dream up your own garden design
  • The 11:50 session will build a terrarium


Ticket Information:

  • Cost per child $12, Adults free
  • One adult per five children is required
  • Grow It Eat It Event information can be found here
  • If you would like to meet the requirements for the Girl Scout Junior Gardener badge please sign-up for the 8.10, 8:50, or 12:40 sessions
  • If you would like to work on the requirements for the Cub Scout Wolf Grow Something badge, please sign-up for the 11:50 session.  All parts will be completed besides ones that need to be monitored for a length of time.
$12 per child, adults free. We require 1 adult per 5 children.
Terri Valenti
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