The Amazing Garden

The Amazing Garden

Young school age girls visiting the Amazing Garden

Visitors to  the Amazing Garden

2017
Thanks to a grant from The Stark County Farm Bureau,
The Amazing Garden is undergoing Major Renovations from January 1 to mid-June.
It will be closed during this time.
It will re-open on June 12, 2017

General Admission to the preserve includes the Amazing Garden

General Admission:
April-May   $5:00 person, (0-2 yrs free), $4.00 seniors
June-September   $6.00 person, (0-2 yrs free), $5.00 seniors
November-December    $5.00 person, (0-2 yrs free), $4.00 seniors

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Notes:

Group tours of 10 or more should call ahead to make a reservation

  • Fee for  groups such as school, scout or clubs where tours include curriculum topics presented by Beech Creek staff or volunteers
  • Please contact us if you are interested in this type of tour.  (We ask that ALL groups of 10 or more contact us for reservations even if you are doing a self guided tour so we can assist you in enjoying the best possible visit to our facility.)
  • Download the Learning Trails Program flyer Here
  • Download a Learning Trails Participation Form Here

AGPE LogoThe Plant Science Center is a 2,000 square foot conservatory with over twenty hands-on learning stations designed to convey key horticultural and environmental concepts.

This innovative educational facility integrates literature, math, music, art, and science to help children and adults experience and understand their relationship with plants, the earth, and their local environment. 

Professor Culpepper playing kids a song in the Living Classroom

Professor Culpepper playing kids a song in the Living Classroom

 

Stream Table Learning Station

Stream Table Learning Station

Educational Stations Include:

Outside the AGPE at Turtle Mountain

Outside the AGPE at Turtle Mountain

  • Seeds & Nutrition
  • Flowers & Pollination
  • Plants through History
  • Parts of a Plant
  • Bog Habitat
  • Multi-cultural Garden
  • Photosynthesis
  • Root Crops
  • Hydroponics
  • Worm Bin
  • Soils
  • Water Cycle
  • Native Ohio Plants
  • Earth Train
  • Seed Dispersal
  • Living Classroom
  • Erosion
  • Nature’s Music
  • Anatomy of a Tree
  • Build a Flower

 

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