Ladew Topiary Gardens

Named One of the Top 5 Gardens
in North America

Events by Interest  

Art in Our Gardens 2018

Brushes and Blooms

Christmas Open House

Family Nature Explorers  

Garden Glow

Garden Festival

Holiday Workshops

In the Garden Series

Inside Private Gardens Trips

Lecture Series 

Little Explorers Nature Program

Maple Magic

Member Strolls

Monarch Butterfly Workshop 

Mother's Day

My Lady’s Manor Steeplechase Races

New Member Orientation

Plein Air Workshop

Summer Concert Series

Summer Nature Camps

The Butterfly House


Wild Walks 
























































































Little Explorers Nature Preschool Program
Spring 2019

Explore nature with your toddler or preschooler! Nature Preschool programs are open to children ages 2-6 with an adult. Classes include nature walks, stories, songs, and other activities.  Nature ABC’s and 1,2,3’s and movement activities are part of the fun. Choose either 10:30-11:30 am or 12:30-1:30 pm session.

The prices below include the service fee you will be charged at checkout.

Fees: Members (Family level and up) $6 per child/adult pair;
Non-members $18 per child/adult pair; Additional siblings $6 each.
Fee includes admission to the Gardens and Nature Walk
(April to October) and the Butterfly House (June 17 to September 30).

Series Discount!
Sign up for the entire series and get 2 free sessions!
Register for the Spring Series (6 sessions) for only $24 per member child/adult pair
$72 per non-member child/adult pair $24 each extra sibling.

Register Here>>>       

Spring 2019 Series

Wed., March 6 Morning Session is Full
Whooo Goes There?
Let’s learn about owls.  Baby owls are arriving to keep mom and dad owl very busy.  Let’s read about these mysterious birds of the night. 

Tues., March 19 Morning Session is Full
Whatever the Weather
Whether it’s sunny, cloudy, snowy or dry, let’s marvel at what’s up in the sky.  We’ll make our own weather wheels.

Tues., April 9 Morning Session is Full
Morris Mole
Join us as we meet a wonderful underground character from a favorite story. We will create “Morris” to take home to retell the tale.

Wed., April 24
Rotting Log
Our woodland area is full of life. You just have to know where to look. Let’s explore the tiniest critters under a log.

Tues., May 14 Morning Session is Full
Sprouts About
Our gardens are bursting with buds, sprouts, and shoots. You’ll be amazed by all the new growth.

Wed., May 22 Morning Session is Full
Fuzzy, Bristly, Bumpy, Smooth
Let’s use our sense of touch to explore different textures in nature.