The FWGC organized in 1926, with the expressed purpose:

to cultivate a broader knowledge of gardening, horticulture and design
to advocate for the protection of the environment
to support the Fort Worth Botanic Garden

Gardening Workshops for Girls

Classes for the Youth Section Horticulture Show

Encourage young girls to re-connect with nature and nurture future garden club members.

Classes are open to the children of members and the public. Class curriculum is developed and led by FWGC members & BRIT staff.

Classes are held at Fort Worth Botanic Garden/BRIT

Saturdays from 1:00 – 3:30 p.m. and are limited to 20 girls.

The $10.00 registration covers all materials & snacks.

To register, go to Youth Classes

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Sept. 25, 2021 – 1:00 – 3:00pm

  • SPECTACULAR SCULPTURE

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 25

Fort Worth Botanic Garden Center Beggs Courtyard

“Weaving with Nature and Nature’s Sunprints”

Create hanging frame using branches, yarn, plant materials, & beads

Make a Sunprint using plants and flowers from the Botanic Garden

To register, go to Youth Classes

Photos from http://www.naturalsuburbia.com/2010/08/weaving.html

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Oct. 16, 2021 – 1:00 – 3:00pm

  • CELEBRAMOS

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 16

Fort Worth Botanic Garden Pavilion Backyard Veggie Garden

“Nature’s Adornments: Flower Crown & Bracelet”

Make a Flower Crown and Arm Band/Nature Bookmark

Enjoy Celebramos activities & attend Movie Night film Coco

To register, go to Youth Classes
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Dec. 4, 2021 – 1:00 – 3:00pm

  • HOLIDAY BOTANY

  • SATURDAY, DECEMBER 4

     Fort Worth Botanic Garden Conservation Greenhouse

     “The Art of Kokedama”

Using orchids, and green moss, learn how to create a Kokedama/moss ball

Tour the Orchid Greenhouse!

To register, go to Youth Classes

                                                                                 Indigro plant design: no copyright infringement intended for images used

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Feb. 19, 2022 – 1:00 – 3:00pm

  • ALICE’S GARDEN PARTY

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 19

Fort Worth Botanic Garden Center – Conservatory

“Nature’s Printmaking and Dyeing”

Create a work of art using mushrooms & other plant materials

Dye roses or orchids using food coloring

Tour the FW Botanic Garden Conservatory!

To register, go to Youth Classes

                                                                                Cathy Taylor: no copyright infringement intended for images used

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Mar. 26, 2022 – 1:00 – 3:00pm

  • BUTTERFLIES AND POLLINATORS 

  • SATURDAY, March 26

     Botanical Research Institute of Texas – Classroom

    “Preserving Nature’s Beauty”

Craft butterfly wing patterns using dried plants and flowers on cardstock

Learn how to collect and make a botanical specimen using a plant press

Tour the Herbarium to see artistic botanical specimens

                                                                                   Earth.com: no copyright infringement iintended for images used

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