Whether for children or adults, the LSU AgCenter's Botanic Gardens at Burden offers fun events year round.  From the playing outside to dining under the stars, and from planting trees to art competition, we try to offer all a great experience. - ,

  • Reflections in the Garden
    Mon, Sept. 11th
    Noon - 1 PM

    "Maples and Small Ornamental Trees" 
    Speaker: Dr. Allen Owings.
  • Children's Garden Activities Series
    Sat, Sept 30th
    9 am - 11 am
    ''Bees: Plants to Attract Pollinators in the Garden'
    Discover sights and sounds of insects, make a bason bee house to take home, ages 6-12;  $15 fee, register via email - angwall@cox.net.

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