Dig! Plant! Grow! The Three Sisters: Corn, Beans and Squash is an interactive program for kids at
The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx River Parkway at Fordham Road, New York and will be taking place
until Friday, October 11, 2019, at various times.
For hundreds of years, the Three Sisters, corn, beans, and squash—have been favourite crops to grow together. Learn more about the Native Americans who grew them, the Lenape. Kids can make their own corn husk doll, grind corn, sort beans, and identify fun and interesting squash fruits and seeds. Each season offers a new theme to investigate through hands-on activities and take-home projects at the newly opened Edible Academy! All-day pass on weekends will cost $ 28 for adults, $ 25 for seniors (65+), $ 25 for students (with valid ID), $ 12 for children (2–12) and free for children under 2 and members.