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Spring Greenhouse Homeschool Classes

Details

Date(s):
2023 Dates Coming Soon
Cost:
$8/child (ages 2 to 13) and $4/Spectator (ages 14 and up).

Greenhouse Classes

Want to help your students learn about how things grow in a hands on environment?

We’re hosting a time for an educational tour for homeschool students and their families. The Greenhouse classes are primarily geared for students ages 5-13 years old  (younger and other siblings may purchase tickets as well, but educational focus will be as indicated per class).

  • Time in the greenhouse seeing how plants grow.
  • Hands on lesson about greenhouse and plant related topics (see below for exact topic for each class)
  • Snack (donuts and cider).
  • Talk about how things grow in a hands on environment.
  • Class lasts approximately one hour.

Limited to first 24 participants to register per time slot.

Dates:  can be found on calendar page….click here to buy tickets.  Please purchase tickets in advance as space is limited.  It is unlikely there will be spaces available the day of the event.

Cost: $8/child (ages 2 to 13) and $4/Spectator (ages 14 and up).  Children 0-23 months are free (assuming that they don’t want to do a craft, snack, planting…and are OK with sitting on mommy’s lap).  Any children ages 2 years to 13 years who attend must have ticket.

Class Descriptions:

spring greenhouse field tripsHomeschool Greenhouse Class – Bloom, Grow, Blossom:  this class will focus on concepts of light, soil, photosynthesis and planting plants.

Additional dates may be added to the online booking calendar as these fill.

Tickets must be purchased online in advance.

Questions?  If you are wanting to book a class for a specific group, you can also call 317-326-2278 and press 5 or email Christie at christie@tuttleorchards.com.

 

planting greenhouse tomatoes

Flower Dissection Class

Flower Dissection Class

Tuttle Orchards is offering a fun learning opportunity for homeschool students and their parents to dissect plants.  This experience lasts approximately one hour and is designed for children in grades 6th through 12th grade.  Younger kids can attend with the purchase of a ticket, but it is strongly encouraged to only bring kids in junior high and high school.

Experience includes:

  • Observation and discussion about flowers.
  • Talk about how things grow in a hands on environment.
  • Opportunity to dissect several flowers
  • Time in the greenhouse seeing how plants are grown.
  • Snack from the cafe (donuts and cider).
  • Tour lasts approximately one hour.

Cost:

Child ages 12-18 – Cost is $8.00/each. Includes the lesson, greenhouse tour, hands on planting activity, and snack from the café.

Adults (Spectators) – Cost is $4.00/each. Includes a fresh apple donut and cider.  They may accompany the child participant during the class and activities, but they will not be given their own materials.

Kids 1 & under – Free if they don’t plan to participate in the snack.  Some choose to purchase tickets for their 18-23 months kids who want the snack.  Parents can choose based on their child’s needs.

 

Tickets can be purchased through this link for the Flower Dissection Class:

Flower Dissection Class

 

Location:

Please go to the Greenhouse to check-in for this event.

Mask Policy:

At this time, masks will not be required for this event which follows the current governmental regulations.

Refunds:

This event will be held rain or shine. This is a non-refundable event unless there are extenuating circumstances due to COVID.  If you are unable to attend due to COVID, then please contact Christie at 317-326-2278 and press 5 or christie@tuttleorchards.com.

Additional Information:

Classes that do not meet the minimum requirements of 10 registered participants will be cancelled 4 days prior to the class.