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Viva Botanica

Saturday, April 16th, 2016

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PositionsMany Remaining
Close DateAny time before the event ends or when space runs out.
Age LimitAll Ages
Description
Viva Botanica is an annual event at the San Antonio Botanical Gardens for Fiesta. Come volunteer at one of the many shifts to help with crafts, talk with guests, do some gardening and so much more!
Please email Emma at etrester-wilson@sabot.org if you are interested in any of the shifts!!
Requirements
MUST EMAIL EMMA TO SIGN UP FOR SHIFT
etrester-wilson@sabot.org
CausesAnimals Arts & Culture Children & Youth Community Education & Literacy Environment
SkillsArts and Crafts Child Care Help w/People Mentoring Musical Painting Performing Arts Public Relations
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Location: 555 Funston, San Antonio, TX 78209

Shifts (19)

Name & TimeDescriptionPositions
 
Start: Sat, Apr 16 9:00am
End: Sat, Apr 16 1:00pm
Greet visitors and describe where activities are located0/5Over
Start: Sat, Apr 16 9:00am
End: Sat, Apr 16 1:00pm
Explain the benefits of lady bugs and allow children to release some in the garden (or take them home to release)0/5Over
Start: Sat, Apr 16 9:00am
End: Sat, Apr 16 1:00pm
Explain the how humans can providing food, water and shelter for birds and allow children to create a simple bird feeder to take home.0/5Over
Start: Sat, Apr 16 9:00am
End: Sat, Apr 16 1:00pm
Caterpillars camouflage particularly well. Hide colorful pasta (or “insects”) in the grass and see how many children can find. Ask children about which color of “insect” (pasta) camouflaged the best.0/5Over
Start: Sat, Apr 16 9:00am
End: Sat, Apr 16 1:00pm
Explain important parts of a flower and how pollinators interact with flowers1/5Over
Start: Sat, Apr 16 9:00am
End: Sat, Apr 16 1:00pm
Create a flower to take home. Encourage children to take it to the “Shower of Flowers” activity to fill with petals.0/5Over
Start: Sat, Apr 16 9:00am
End: Sat, Apr 16 1:00pm
Fill paper flowers with petals to toss on friends0/2Over
Start: Sat, Apr 16 9:00am
End: Sat, Apr 16 1:00pm
Bilingual Garden Bingo with Prizes0/2Over
Start: Sat, Apr 16 10:00am
End: Sat, Apr 16 2:30pm
Greet visitors and describe where activities are located3/5Over
Start: Sat, Apr 16 10:00am
End: Sat, Apr 16 2:30pm
Explain the benefits of lady bugs and allow children to release some in the garden (or take them home to release)0/5Over
Start: Sat, Apr 16 10:00am
End: Sat, Apr 16 2:30pm
Explain the how humans can providing food, water and shelter for birds and allow children to create a simple bird feeder to take home.0/5Over
Start: Sat, Apr 16 10:00am
End: Sat, Apr 16 2:30pm
Caterpillars camouflage particularly well. Hide colorful pasta (or “insects”) in the grass and see how many children can find. Ask children about which color of “insect” (pasta) camouflaged the best.0/5Over
Start: Sat, Apr 16 10:00am
End: Sat, Apr 16 2:30pm
Explain important parts of a flower and how pollinators interact with flowers0/5Over
Start: Sat, Apr 16 10:00am
End: Sat, Apr 16 2:30pm
Create a flower to take home. Encourage children to take it to the “Shower of Flowers” activity to fill with petals.0/5Over
Start: Sat, Apr 16 10:00am
End: Sat, Apr 16 2:30pm
Fill paper flowers with petals to toss on friends0/2Over
Start: Sat, Apr 16 10:00am
End: Sat, Apr 16 2:30pm
Change out CDs and make sure music is playing1/1Over
Start: Sat, Apr 16 10:00am
End: Sat, Apr 16 2:30pm
Bilingual Garden Bingo with Prizes0/2Over
Start: Sat, Apr 16 11:00am
End: Sat, Apr 16 1:30pm
Walk families through the garden looking for natural features.0/3Over
Start: Sat, Apr 16 1:00pm
End: Sat, Apr 16 2:00pm
Walk families through the garden looking for natural features with different themes0/3Over