Tagawa Gardens located between Centennial and Parker Colorado is heaven for gardeners and bird lovers year round. In October watch for fall decor inspired craft projects and things you can do indoors using garden items.
Classes and events are all held at Tagawa Gardens, 7711 S. Parker Rd., Centennial, CO 80016
For many of the classes you do need to pre-register. Please call for information if you have questions 303-690-4722.
Saturday Oct. 9:
9:30-11AM, Birds In Your Fall & Winter Garden
ILeslie Anderson is a Habitat Steward with the National Wildlife Federation and a Tagawa employee for eleven years. She’ll help you explore the wonder of providing food, water and shelter to birds and other wildlife during the snowy winter months in Colorado.
11AM-12 Noon, Pansy in a Pumpkin Centerpiece for Children, Miss Becca & Grandma Mimi. Kids will learn how to make a delightful centerpiece out of a pie pumpkin and pansies. Limit: 15 children accompanied by an adult, max. three children per adult. Mat. fee: $7, please register for this class.
1-2:00 PM,Fairy Garden Class, Kris will teach you how to plant your own garden using herbs
and indoor plants! Limit:30, Materials fee according to supplies used. Please register for this class.
Sunday Oct 10:
1-3 PM, Soapmaking
This a demonstration class where you’ll learn how easy it is to make cold process soap in your own kitchen! Take home an extensive handout full of recipes, web sites, and resources plus a bar of the handmade soap and a bottle of fragrance oil and a sample packet of soap pigments. Limit: 25, Mat. fee $25, please register for this class! Sorry this class is full.
Oct. 16 & 17, 23 & 24:
Pumpkin Festival! 11 AM-3 PM all days, No entry after 2:00 p.m.all activites are over by 3:00 p.m.$10 admission per child, $4 per adult, includes all activities listed below. $1 of every admission goes to Food Bank of the Rockies SHARE Project. All events are INDOORS!
- Decorate a Pumpkin;
- Educational Petting Zoo;
- Airbrush Face Painting;
- Balloon Art;
- “Reckless Abandon” local country/light rock band (12 Noon-2 PM each day);
- “Endangered Species” puppet show (15 min. performances at 11:30 AM, 12:30 & 1:30 PM)