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Mother’s Day Paint and Plant Program

May 8 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

$5 – $7
Marigold banner with Rotary Botanical Gardens logo

Garden Fun For Kids and Parents

Join us at Rotary Botanical Gardens from 10am-12pm on Saturday, May 8 for our Mother’s Day Paint and Plant Program. Children ages 4 & up are welcome to participate with an adult.

Children will learn techniques to decorate and design their own 4” clay pot, then participate in fun activities in the gardens while the pots dry. Finally, participants will learn how to plant and care for their Marigold to give to mom.

The cost $5 per child. All supplies are included. Bring gloves or apron if desired.

This program will be socially distanced and held outdoors. Dress for the weather. Masks are required.

Take Home Kit

Take Home kit includes: 1- 4” pot, 1- Marigold, soil mix, paint brush, paint sponge, 5 colors of paint, a stencil or stickers, planting and care instructions, and a fun activity!

The cost is $7 per kit. Requests must be received by May 5.

Pick up your Take Home Kit at Rotary Botanical Gardens’ Garden Gift Gallery between 9am-6pm on Friday, May 7 or 10am-12pm on Saturday, May 8.

Please call 608-314-8415 with any questions or concerns.


Register for the in-person event by May 7 or request a Take Home Kit by May 5.

To register please complete this form and submit with your payment in person, by mail, or by phone.

  • In person: at our Garden Gift Gallery (check, cash, or credit card) – Open: April M-Sat. 10am – 4pm, May Daily 9am-6pm
  • By mail: send completed form with your check made out to Rotary Botanical Gardens to Attn: Education Coordinator, 1455 Palmer Drive, Janesville, WI 53545.
    • NOTE: Registration and payment must be received prior to the deadline in order to be enrolled in the class.
    • Deadline for this program is 5/7. Take Home Kit Deadline is 5/5.
  • By phone: please call (608) 752-3885 to register over the phone with a credit card.

ALL areas of the registration form must be complete. Please complete a separate form for each registrant.

Cancellations & Refunds

Classes cancelled due hazardous weather conditions will be refunded automatically, and you will be notified by phone or email of the cancellation. In cases of inclement weather, call (608)752-3885 to check the status of your program. If you must cancel, your registration fees will be refunded if cancellation is received one week prior to class.


Call (608) 314 8415 or email [email protected].


May 8
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
$5 – $7
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Delaney Sherwood
(608) 314-8415


Rotary Botanical Gardens
1455 Palmer Drive
Janesville,WI53545United States
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