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Strolling Supper in the Garden

Strolling Supper Drawing


Please join us for the evening—enjoy a light seasonal meal and local beverages as you explore the Washington Youth Garden.


Date: Thursday,September 12, 2013

Time: 6:00-7:30pm

Cost per person: $35.00


Location: US National Arboretum (R-street Entrance)

 Attire: Business Casual with Garden Friendly Foot-wear

All proceeds support our educational programming.

Generously Sponsored By:

Whole Foods Market P Street

Rain Date: September 19, 2013

 Also providing local beverages:

Farmily Garden Days: Register Today!

Join other families on Saturday mornings (10am-12:30pm) for this year's Family Garden Days.

Washington Youth Garden staff will begin the day with hands-on garden activities and projects. Participants of all ages will get their hands dirty in the garden and harvest available produce. Next, chefs and nutrition experts will facilitate participatory cooking demonstrations for a seasonal dish.

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Register by clicking on the links below:

June 8th, 2013

July 13th, 2013

August 10th, 2013

Questions? Contact Anna Benfield at 

Saturday Volunteering Begins April 6th


We can't wait to welcome back our Saturday volunteer community into the garden on April 6th! If you want to become a Washington Youth Garden volunteer please see our volunteer page. 

Join us at Rooting DC

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Free All-day Gardening Forum

Join the Washington Youth Garden at Rooting DC, an annual urban gardening forum. Youth Garden staff will be presenting on a variety of topics including a primer in edible garden design, kid-friendly gardens, and garden science basics.

When: Saturday February 23, 2012, 9:30am - 4pm

Where: Wilson High School

Check out session descriptions and register online:

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Reserve your field trip!

lettuce spiral small Bring your class out to the Washington Youth Garden this season for an educational field trip. SPROUT (Science Program Reaching OUT) trips are specifically designed to give your students a hands-on outdoor experience they'll remember.

Read more about our program here and register online here.

We are currently accepting reservations for trips beginning April 9, 2014.

Questions? Email us at or call 202-245-2709.