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Virtual Education

Virtual classes are now in session!



Keep up with some of the Conservatory's classes or learn something new.

Arts & Crafts and Science Experiments

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Coloring Pages

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Use your imagination (and some crayons, markers, or colored pencils) to bring the Conservatory to life at home. Download and print these pages for an activity that’s fun for adults and kids alike. Share your beautiful creations with us by tagging @fpconservatory on social media!

Cherry Blossoms

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Blooms and Butterflies

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Desert Biome

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Koi Pond

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John F. Wolfe Palm House

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Orchids

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Spring Blooms

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Holidays in the Showhouse

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Digital Puzzles

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Stunning scenes of the Conservatory are the reward for completing these digital puzzles.

Tips:

  1. To see the completed version of the puzzle, click the first button in the bottom left corner. It looks like a landscape scene.
  2. To see a “ghost” of the completed puzzle, click the second button in the bottom left corner. It looks like a ghost with a face.
  3. To organize or disorganize your unmoved pieces, click the third button in the bottom left corner. It should allow you to select “Arrange” or “Disarrange”.
  4. To play in full-screen mode, click the button in the bottom right corner. It looks like a rectangle with an arrow.
  5. To restart, change visuals, or adjust other settings, click the fourth button in the bottom left corner. It looks like three dots.

SCOTTS MIRACLE-GRO Foundation children’s garden

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Cupola With Blooms

 

1920’s Postcard

John F. Wolfe Palm House

Pacific Island Water Garden

Sunrise at the Conservatory


Scavenger Hunt

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We are celebrating with our FIRST EVER virtual scavenger hunt, with chances to win tickets to the Conservatory when we reopen. The theme is #rainbow, a symbol of hope during times of uncertainty.

To play:
1. Post a picture of the day’s prompt on Instagram (you must have a public account so we can see the photos)
2. Use the hashtag #fpcRainbow and tag @fpconservatory in the caption
3. Repeat as many days as you’d like! Each post will count as one entry into the drawing.
The challenge: Find an example of the following colors found in nature:
April 22: Red
April 23: Orange
April 24: Yellow
April 25: Green
April 26: Blue
April 27: Indigo
April 28: Purple

Make sure your profile is set to public so we can see your entries! Certain entries may be shared on the Conservatory’s social media pages (with credit).


Ohio Native Plant Month

Did you know that this April was the first Ohio Native Plant Month? Watch the video below to learn more!


Culinary

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German Spaetzle

   

Recipe

 

Braided Bread

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Fairchild Challenge Cookbook

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The Fairchild Challenge is a free, multidisciplinary, standards-based, STE(A)M-focused environmental education program for middle school and high school classrooms. Students this past year were challenged to research traditional cuisine within their families and/or ethnic backgrounds and map out the origins of the foods and major ingredients in a particular dish. There was an emphasis placed on locally, organically, and ethically grown ingredients. That dish was then created by student individuals or teams.

This cookbook is the result of the students’ hard work and culinary creativity. Feel free to read the recipes and try them for yourself!

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Health & Wellness 

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