Desert Botanical Garden set to expand with a future Children and Family Garden

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The Desert Botanical Garden is set to unveil plans for a new Children and Family Garden. (Source: Desert Botanical Garden) The Desert Botanical Garden is set to unveil plans for a new Children and Family Garden. (Source: Desert Botanical Garden)
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -

The Desert Botanical Garden is unveiling a master plan for a future Children and Family Garden Thursday evening at the Garden’s Annual Membership Meeting.

Donors to The Saguaro Initiative campaign helped the Garden complete a master plan for the project set to be presented by staff and Didier Design Studio with a special presentation by Richard Louv starting at 6 p.m. exclusively to Garden members.

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The Children and Family Garden will cover three acres and be located near the Harriet K. Maxwell Desert Wildflower Loop Trail.

The Garden plans for the new garden to be a place for social play, creativity, discovery and hands-on experiences in a desert landscape.

For more information on membership, exhibitions and more, visit dbg.org.

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