Chat with a member of our horticultural team while you explore The Leaf! Our expert gardeners will explore our connections to plants, and provide insider knowledge about the beautiful plantings within the biomes. Gardener Chats are presented by Lawn ‘N’ Order Custom Landscapes Inc.
Location: Please check the signage at The Leaf for the location of the daily Gardener Chat.
Date and Time: Daily, 10:00 am
Chat with an animal care professional and learn all about how we care for the butterflies at The Leaf! Chats take place in the Shirley Richardson Butterfly Garden.
Date and Time: Daily, 10:30 am and 2:00 pm
Create and Connect Crafts
Stop by the Tannis M. Richardson Classroom for some hands-on crafting using natural or recycled products! Crafts are appropriate for kids and families of all ages and are accessible without admission to the biomes. Space is limited in the classroom. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Location: Tannis M. Richardson Classroom
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Dates: Sundays, June 4, June 25, July 9, July 23, August 6, August 13, September 3, September 10
Sustainability was front of mind when the Leaf was designed. Join us on a free tour that explores some of the sustainability features that support our LEED certification. Tour spots are limited and filled on a first-come, first-served basis. This tour does not include a visit to the biomes. Admission to the biomes at The Leaf is not required.
Location: Meet in front of the Tannis M. Richardson Indoor Classroom
Time: 1:00 pm, roughly 30 minutes long
Dates: June 17, July 8, August 12, October 14, December 16