Family Events

First Sunday Fun

Why not drop in to Dawyck on the first Sunday of every month and have some free fun making a souvenir of your visit? Spend a short time on a different activity each visit - including leaf rubbing, making a nest, or printing with materials from the Garden.

Make a Dream Catcher

Come along and make your own Dream Catcher to hang in your bedroom to catch the bad dreams so you only have nice ones.

The Wonderful world of Weeds, Bees and Butterflies

Logan Botanic Garden is hosting the Muddy Feet exhibition that explores the roles of weeds, bees and butterflies in science, art and wellbeing over the ages in Galloway and wider Scotland.

Garden Orienteering

Collect your free button compass and navigate your way round the garden, collecting the clues to solve the puzzles.

Family Fun at Logan!!

Enjoy a day of fun and relaxation in the garden. Activities include croquet, draughts, mini golf and Jenga!

Nature Play for Families

Nature Play for Families

Enjoy some nature play activities and find out about RBGE’s Nature Play: Nature Conservation project that is helping young children to love nature.

Calvinball (Ipdip Theatre)

Calvinball (Ipdip Theatre)

Following a sell-out 2013, Ipdip bring this marvelous rolling play for babies and families. Lively, musical and slightly wild, this is an outdoor performance that draws on wee ones' natural curiosities and the bigger ones' wish to join in.

Plants for Free

Join the garden’s staff and learn the hidden secrets of plant propagation; take way your own pot of cuttings from Logan.

Make a Bat Box

Come along and join members of the Dumfries and Galloway Bat Group who will help you to make your very own bat box to take away; as well as getting involved in other "batty" activities and learn more about these wonderful flying mammals.

Children's Craft Workshop with Poppy Browne

In this outdoor workshop Poppy Browne will use garden materials to show children how to make different crafts.

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