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Connecticut Science Center, Make Fest

May 21 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm EDT

The Connecticut Science Center is excited to welcome local gardeners, farmers, makers, and artisans to highlight the importance of growing healthy, smart, green, and local through engaging on-site and virtual demonstrations, displays, and activities, all centered around Connecticut gardening and agriculture. Plus, the fun extends up to our Rooftop Garden with some hands-on family gardening activities presented by the Petit Family Foundation.

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Activities Include:

  • Featured local makers and artisans
  • Family gardening activities
  • Plant & Flower Sale
  • “Take and Make” projects
  • And more!

Plant Sale:
Presented by the Connecticut Master Gardner Association, will feature a wide variety of native and sustainable plants at low prices. Explore our gardens to get inspired and receive expert advice from Master Gardeners. Lots of plants available to take home so you can start or grow your garden or potted plant collection with, including:

  • Locally grown vegetables
  • Grasses
  • Butterfly and pollinator plants
  • Flowers
  • Ground covers


May 21
11:00 am - 3:00 pm EDT


Connecticut Science Center
250 Columbus Boulevard
Hartford, CT 06103
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(860) 724-3623
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