Learning & Sensory Garden

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The newest addition to Pinecrest Gardens is our Learning and Sensory Garden! Located near the Playground and Petting Zoo, the Learning Garden is a dynamic outdoor classroom serving the purpose of teaching, inspiring, and facilitating discovery in nature. This sensory friendly area is fully accessible to those of all ability and provides a welcoming space for community engagement and learning.

Now under construction, the Learning garden is projected for opening in Spring of 2018. This new addition will be a hub for our educational programs, frequented by our field trips, workshops, and scheduled or drop in programs. The Learning Garden also encourages learning through self-guided nature play by providing a safe and engaging experience for visitors of all ages. Spend time engaging the senses with delicious edible plants, herbs, and tactile plants; observe butterflies dancing among the pollinator friendly plantings; take some time to reflect on the beauty of nature, or join us for one of our drop-in garden programs—the Learning Garden has something for everyone. Every day is a new adventure.


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