Melissa & Doug’s Science & Nature Section

Dig into nature with these playful gardening tools and lawn toys that will have kids exploring the great outdoors! The toys at Melissa & Doug inspire open-ended thinking and encourage kids to see new possibilities. Each toy is made with the child in mind -- colorful and creative design, durable construction, sturdy handles that are easy for small handles to grip onto. Kids are ready to take...

3/31 – DIY Miniature Fairy Gardening Workshop

Sunday, March 31, 2019  1:00 PM to 2:00 PM The art of miniature gardening is the art of imagination. In this fun hands-on class, we will show you creative ways to make your own magical garden. Workshop fee is $40 per person, which includes a container, accessories, and instructions. Space is limited! To make your reservation and prepay, call 409-763-4713 or visit the nursery by March 27th....

3/24 – DIY Hanging Basket Class

Sunday, March 241:00 pm to 2:00 pm Play with plant combinations to create a riot of color! Join us in learning how to create your very own basket filled with beautiful plants. This hands-on class will include instruction on design, plant selection, plant placement and care of hanging baskets. All needed supplies are provided to make one beautiful Spring flowering hanging basket. The class fee is...

3/17 – Organic Gardening Made Easy Workshop

Sunday, March 1711:00 am to 12:00 pm Growing a beautiful and bountiful garden without harmful chemicals isn't difficult, but it does require practice and patience. In this free class, Tom's Thumb will provide you with organic solutions and helpful tips to tackle common gardening issues and provide attendees with a deeper understanding of going green in the garden. You won't want to miss it! This...