march, 2021

10mar10:00 am12:00 pmHomeschool Program: Become an Orchid Scientist!10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Details

Wednesday, March 10, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Become an orchid scientist as you learn about the enchanting plant and the research we do at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden.

Participate in authentic science exploration and take a plant home to study on your own! *This is a two-part class. Participation in the April 7th session “Orchid Conservation and Field Study” is highly encouraged.

Fairchild’s homeschool programs are especially designed for children between the ages of 6-12. Each workshop includes authentic, interactive lessons on-site where every child can take part in real-world research as Fairchild’s botanists do. For more information visit: https://fairchildgarden.org/science-and-education/learn/school-programs/home-school/

Schedule:

  • 10:00 am Check-in and Introductions
  • 10:15 am Guided Tour
  • 11:00 am Science Activity
  • 11:45 am Extension Activity
  • 11:55 am Wrap-up and Reflections

Limited space available; online registration is required. Supplies for all science activities are provided.

Ticket Rates (non-refundable):

$20 students
$15 adults,
no cost for siblings under 2 years old

Workshops are held live at Fairchild in the Garden or Corbin Building, Classroom B if there is inclement weather.

ALL SAFETY PRECAUTIONS WILL BE FOLLOWED. MASKS ARE MANDATORY AND SOCIAL DISTANCING WILL BE ENFORCED.

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Ticket and Safety Information

Once you book your tickets, you will receive a separate email with your eticket(s). If you do not receive your tickets, please check your spam or clutter folders. You must present your etickets upon arrival.


Masks and social distancing are required at all times while at Fairchild. When you visit Fairchild, you agree to comply with all safety policies. Any violations may result in guests being asked to depart the Garden. Please read our COVID-19 Policies.

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