Please join Richmond County Home Educators on Thursday, April 30, 2015 for a visit to Sandhills Horticulture Gardens.
Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm
What: Families may enjoy a beautifully maintained garden and conduct lessons related to art or science if they choose. There will not be a formal lesson or tour for this outing.
Other: Sandhills Horticulture Gardens is located on the campus of Sandhills Community College. The terrain is varied, with hills, steps, uneven ground and varied terrain (slippery, soft, gravelly) Families with special mobility concerns may want to plan to enjoy the view from the visitor’s center. There is still plenty to do and see; they will not have wasted the drive.
There is a lovely picnic spot a the visitor’s center. The visitors center has bathrooms and a drinking fountain.
Some Extra Resources
- Sandhills Horticulture Gardens – http://sandhillshorticulturalgardens.com/
- Detailed map of the gardens – http://sandhillshorticulturalgardens.com/garden1/brochure.html
- Graded lessons related to horticulture – http://www.nybg.org/edu/teacher/resources/plans.php