Welcome to the Garden Education Center of Greenwich Youth Program site with our photos, resources, program updates and special project information.
COMING UP at the GEC this June
The theme for June is adventure and fun.
ARRANGE A PRIVATE WORKSHOP FOR YOUR CLASSROOM OR YOUTH GROUP
We’ll bring a presentation to your classroom, or welcome you in our greenhouse, garden, and power of plants classroom.
JUNE THEME: Adventure and Fun: Stewardship Stories from our Green Spaces: Colonel Montgomery and Ernest Thomson Seton.
ONGOING: compost, vermicomposting, borrow a worm bin
ONGOING: recycling with the Green Schools Environmental Docent Program
ONGOING: youth group tours of the greenhouse and our current project.
About the Garden Education Center
The GEC is located at the town-owned Montgomery Pinetum, with greenhouse, learning garden, classrooms, pond, gift shop, and a magnificent collection of Evergreens, woodland trails, wildflowers, and old stone structures and sculptures. We are an hour away from New York City.
At the Garden Education Center of Greenwich, a non-profit volunteer organization in Cos Cob, CT, we are dedicated to promoting horticulture, conservation and the arts through educational programs, outreach activities and special events.
Please visit www.gecgreenwich.org to learn more and register for our full list of programs and offerings.