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Youth Programs

UC Marin Master Gardeners offer several educational programs targeted to children.

Please note that all of these programs are currently on hold till further notice due to restrictions posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. Please stay tuned for updates.

Exploring Habitats

Exploring Habitats is a field trip program designed for second graders that expose children to natural habitats and environmental awareness.

Dig It, Grow It, Eat It!

Dig It, Grow It, Eat It is a one day workshop on edible gardening and nutrition for third and fourth graders.

Farm Day

This is a free event for grade school children that takes place at the Marin Civic Center in San Rafael every spring, featuring Northern California ranchers, farmers, producers and educators.

How to Start a School Garden

Your school garden can be an outdoor classroom - a place to learn about healthy food, habitats and nutrition, a place where children enjoy and discover nature.