Update: Children’s Garden Workshop Set For Colonial Park Cancelled

“Flower Buds – Let’s Get Growing,” a Children’s Garden Workshop, will be held on Saturday, May 13, 2017 in Colonial Park on Colonial Drive, Parking Lot C. Photo: Somerset County Park Commission.

Update: The program has been cancelled. No alternate dates were provided.

The Somerset County Park Commission’s Colonial Park Gardens staff will present “Flower Buds Let’s Get Growing,” a Children’s Garden Workshop from 10 a.m. to noon May 13 on Colonial Drive across from Parking Lot C.

The event’s rain date is May 20.

Children aged 5 to 8 will create a butterfly, hummingbird, and goldfinch friendly garden to be enjoyed by all visitors throughout the growing season. Participants will sow seeds, plant annuals and perennials and will take home seed packets to start a home garden.

Fee is $15 per child. Limit 10 children, all of whom must be accompanied by an adult. All supplies will be provided. For additional information and to register, please call (732) 873-2459 ext. 21, NJ Relay Service at 711 for individuals with hearing or speech impairment or www.somersetcountyparks.org.


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