Dundee Botanic Garden’s Mad Hatter’s tea party

Children aged 3-10 years are invited to bring your families along to the Garden for a Mad Hatter’s tea party on the afternoon of 30th July.   Arrive in time to get your picnic set out for a 3pm start.
 
Entertainment will be provided by the University’s JOOT theatre group, so you might want to brush up on your Alice in Wonderland characters before you come!
 
Bring your own picnic and some rugs to sit on for the tea party, and wear a MAD HAT.    You might want to make your own?
 
There is no charge for this event, but numbers will be strictly limited to 20 children so booking is essential.   Please book by e-mailing here.

Easter eggventure – 9th April

The Friends of the University of Dundee Botanic Garden are holding an event in the Garden, aimed at children under the age of 10, accompanied by as many parents/grandparents as they like, on Sunday 9th April from 3pm – approximate end time 4.15pm.
 
There will be Easter related activities, including decorating an egg, but please bring your own hardboiled egg!
 
Numbers are limited for this event, so booking is essential – contact fudbg.committee@gmail.com.

Botanic Garden – willow arch construction

The Friends of the University of Dundee Botanic Garden is providing funds to construct a willow tunnel and arbour in the Garden suitable for children to play in.
 
This work is scheduled to take place on 27th and 28th March, and all are invited to come along from 10.30am to watch or even do a bit of work!
 
If you wish to participate, wear wellies and warm clothes, and bring gloves. 
 
Sandy from Arborantics who will be doing the work has said you are welcome to bring a spade/secateurs/lopper if you  wish.