Ladew Topiary Gardens

Named One of the Top 5 Gardens
in North America

Children’s Day

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Saturday, September 10th

11 am - 4 pm

Now in its 36th year, Children’s Day has become the most anticipated family event at Ladew. All ages will enjoy this fun-filled day of learning, art projects, games, food and excitement as we use our senses to explore and be inspired by nature in art, play and movement.

Hands-on Learning and Creativity Stations: 
Natural History Society of MD 
Harford Bird Club
The Creative Cow 
The Drawing Zoo 
Do-Re-Wee Academy
Mama Bear Yoga
Benjamin's Landing Gourds ( fee for craft )
Harford County Master Gardeners
Harford County Center for the Arts and Plein Air artist Ken Karlic
Mermaid Gipsy
The Ladew Butterfly House!




Performance Schedule:
11:30 – 12:00   Sing-a-long   Pam the Kindersinger 
12:15 – 12:45   Yoga    Mama Bear Yoga 
1:00 – 1:30  Live Animals  Irvine Nature Center 
1:45 – 2:15 Magic Show     One Step MagiCompany 
2:30 – 3:00  Sing-a-long  Do Re Wee Music Academy                     
3:15 – 4:00  Live Animals  Irvine Nature Center 

All of this, along with Self-guided tours of the Gardens and Nature Walk, are included with the day's admission.

(Disclaimer: Some art projects may use paint... please consider wearing play clothes.)











 House Tours are not included in above prices: add $5 per house tour to each person 

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Children's Day menu


Children's Day is sponsored in part by:



This agency and its activities are
 made possible by a grant from
 the Maryland State Arts Council.

Thank you to our Media Sponsor