2525 4th Avenue Rock Island, IL 61201

Telephone: 309.794.0991


Sunday, June 4th, 1pm-3pm
 Bob "The Butterfly Guy" Elrich-Guest Speaker
Included with general admission or membership

Sunday, June 11th, 1pm-3pm
Sunday Family Funday & Pollinator Garden Open House
Included with general admission or membership

Tuesday, June 13th, 10:30am-11:30am
KinderNature- Incredible Insects
Cost: $6 per child, includes one adult

July 12th- Beautiful Blooms​​

​     Explore the many different colors of flowers in our gardens!. Enjoy hands on activities in our Sun Garden and outside, including a crafty flower take-home project. 



​August 9th- Water Wonders

 ​    Water, Water Everywhere! Come see how water in important to the planet and create your own cloud. Enjoy making a creative craft and leave with an icy treat.

Every Monday from 10am-12pm- Literacy in the Garden

Join us for books and nature all in one! Presented by WIU.  Included with general admission or membership.

Kids and Family Educational Opportunities
The Quad City Botanical Center offers a variety of educational programs for families, schools, youth groups, and more. Please review the information below to learn more about your options! To schedule a tour or register for a program, please contact our Education Department at 309.794.0991 ext. 208 or edu@qcgardens.com.