Daily Programming in the Rory Meyers Children's Adventure Garden is designed to inspire young minds to explore a world of educational adventure!

Children's Adventure Garden Fifth Birthday!!!

Children's Garden admission for this weekend is free with paid general admissionall weekend.

NEW: Agents of Discovery App

Looking to get your kids out of the house and moving? DOWNLOAD the Agents of Discovery APP on your mobile device and play the Children’s Adventure Garden Mission. This educational, augmented reality mission takes you through the entire Children’s Adventure Garden, engaging you with exhibits and the natural environment around you. Get ready to have fun while you learn!

You can download it from the Google Play App Store or Apple App store before arriving, or wait until you are in the Rory Meyers Children's Adventure Garden, where we have free Wi-Fi and tutorials at 11:45a and 1:45p everyday this summer.

RMCAG 5th BIRTHDAY WEEKEND - Free Admission Friday - Sunday, September 21-23

Name Time & Location Description
Fall is for Fairy Tales Storytime: Adventures in Neverland Carriage Edition 9:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Cinderella's Carriage in the Glade
Join us every day for a reading of some of our Favorite Fairy Tales in Cinderella's Carriage.
Fall is for Fairy Tales: Little Adventurers Activities 10:00 a.m.
First Adventure
Bring your little adventurers for a hands-on experience with science, technology, engineering, art, and math! Each day of the week will feature new stories, songs, crafts and so much more.
Creative Corner: Celebration Station - Fairy Dust 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Entry Plaza
Happy birthday to us! The Rory Meyer's Children Adventure Garden is celebrating our 5th birthday and you're invited to join us! Sign our giant birthday card and then fill your own vial of Fairy Dust and "fly" through the garden for a wonderful time.
Plant Lab: Fantastic Fungi 11:00 a.m.,
1:00 & 3:00 p.m.
Exploration Center
Did you know that the largest organism in the world spans over 4 square miles? This organism is also a fungi! Neither animal nor plant, fungi have unique adaptions for survival. Learn about the fantastic world of fungi in this investigative dissection lab. What will you discover as you become a scientist for the day? Appropriate for ages 6 and up.
OmniGlobe Presentation: Tour of the Solar System 11:30a.m. & 2:30 p.m.
Exploration Center
Explore the Solar System we call home. Which is the hottest? Which is the farthest? And the great question, Why isn't Pluto a planet any more?
Agents of Discovery App Tutorial 11:45 a.m.
Exploration Center
There's a new spin on your adventure garden experience! Agents of Discovery is an augmented-reality, educational game that lets you move to play and learn. Download the app for free today!
Lost Boys Games 12:00 p.m.
The Moody Oasis
Join us on the Moody Oasis for activities fit for anyone who doesn't want to grow up! Test your Lost Boy (or Girl) skills at Walk the Plank, Feed the Croc, Hook Hook, and Learn to Fly: Balloon Races.
Catch Your Shadow: Shadow Drawings 4:00 p.m.
The Moody Oasis
Join us on the Moody Oasis to explore the wonders of shadow making and draw your own shadow to take home.

Fall is for Fairy Tales Theme Schedule

September 22 – 23| Adventures in Neverland
September 24 – 28| Three Little Pigs
September 29 – 30| Johnny Appleseed Weekend
October 1 – 5| Jack and the Beanstalk
October 6 – 8| The Little Red Hen
October 9 – 14| Stone Soup
October 15 – 21| Monarch Migration
October 22 – 26| Goldilocks and the Three Bears
October 27 – October 31| Pumpkins

September 24-28

Name Time & Location Description
Fall is for Fairy Tales Storytime: Adventures in Neverland Carriage Edition 9:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Cinderella's Carriage in the Glade
Join us every day for a reading of some of our Favorite Fairy Tales in Cinderella's Carriage.
Fall is for Fairy Tales: Little Adventurers Activities 10:00 a.m.
First Adventure
Bring your little adventurers for a hands-on experience with science, technology, engineering, art, and math! Each day of the week will feature new stories, songs, crafts and so much more.
Plant Lab: Fantastic Fungi 11:00 a.m.,
1:00 & 3:00 p.m.
Exploration Center
Did you know that the largest organism in the world spans over 4 square miles? This organism is also a fungi! Neither animal nor plant, fungi have unique adaptions for survival. Learn about the fantastic world of fungi in this investigative dissection lab. What will you discover as you become a scientist for the day? Appropriate for ages 6 and up.
Agents of Discovery App Tutorial 11:45 a.m.
Exploration Center
There's a new spin on your adventure garden experience! Agents of Discovery is an augmented-reality, educational game that lets you move to play and learn. Download the app for free today!
Natural Design 12:00 p.m.
Pure Energy
From solar power to flight, nature has inspired some of humanities most thrilling innovations. See what nature can inspire you to create!
OmniGlobe Presentation: Tour of the Solar System 2:30 p.m.
Exploration Center
Explore the Solar System we call home. Which is the hottest? Which is the farthest? And the great question, Why isn't Pluto a planet any more?
Build a Better Bubble Blower 3:30 p.m.
Incredible Edible
Let your imagination run wild as you design the best bubble blower! What will you choose to engineer? The BIGGEST bubble? The most bubbles at once? Show us what you can create!

Saturday & Sunday September 29 & 30 - Johnny Appleseed Weekend

Name Time & Location Description
Fall is for Fairy Tales Storytime: Adventures in Neverland Carriage Edition 9:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Cinderella's Carriage in the Glade
Join us every day for a reading of some of our Favorite Fairy Tales in Cinderella's Carriage.
Puppet Show: The Story of Johnny Appleseed 10:00 & 10:30 a.m.
The Glade
Johnny Appleseed loved apples, trees, and being a good friend. Meet us in The Glade as we learn the story of Johnny Appleseed!
Plant Lab: Fantastic Fungi 11:00 a.m.,
1:00 & 3:00 p.m.
Exploration Center
Did you know that the largest organism in the world spans over 4 square miles? This organism is also a fungi! Neither animal nor plant, fungi have unique adaptions for survival. Learn about the fantastic world of fungi in this investigative dissection lab. What will you discover as you become a scientist for the day? Appropriate for ages 6 and up.
OmniGlobe Presentation: Tour of the Solar System 11:30a.m. & 2:30 p.m.
Exploration Center
Explore the Solar System we call home. Which is the hottest? Which is the farthest? And the great question, Why isn't Pluto a planet any more?
Agents of Discovery App Tutorial 11:45 a.m.
Exploration Center
There's a new spin on your adventure garden experience! Agents of Discovery is an augmented-reality, educational game that lets you move to play and learn. Download the app for free today!
Life Cycle of an Apple Tree 12:00 p.m.
Incredible Edible
From seed to tree, apples go through many changes to bare the fruit we eat. Learn about the life cycle of an apple tree and what makes them so delicious!
Testing Your Tastebuds: Johnny Applesauce 4:00 p.m.
Incredible Edible
Treat yourself to nature's fast food--vitamin packed fruits like fresh apples that you can just wash and eat. Join as we talk about the phytobenefits of these delicious delights.

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