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Inspiring all of us to create a more beautiful, resilient, and just world.
Every child has the basic human right to play, learn, and grow outdoors; developing a life-long relationship with the living world.Learn More
Important Announcements: Summer Camp registration lottery opens February 21-27!
Growing the Garden
means growing the future.
We believe the best way to do that is to get more children outside, with hands-on sensory experiences, having fun in the natural world. ICG is a place where kids can be kids & adults can feel good about it.
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More than just a place for kids
Here’s what parents have to say about ICG
ICG connects children to nature and changes lives, thanks to our generous community of benefactors.
“Ithaca Children’s Garden radiates love and care and intention. It’s all the things I want for my daughter and for everyone.”
“The Children’s Garden made Ithaca a home for us. Thank you for giving such a gift to our community and our family.”
“Sadie said she had the best time ever at camp this past week. This opportunity would not have been possible without the scholarship that was generously provided. It was an experience she will never forget. The program and staff are the best!”
Cornell Daily Sun: 50,000 Daffodil Bulbs Planted Along Cayuga Waterfront Trail
Cornell Daily Sun: 50,000 Daffodil Bulbs Planted Along Cayuga Waterfront Trail 10/17/2022
Two of our summer Playworkers are off on new adventures!
Two of our fantastic summer playworkers are moving on to new opportunities! Miriam (she/her) and Jonah (he/him) have made great additions to our crew and
International Mud Day 2022 Recap
2022 has been an exciting year for Ithaca Children’s Garden, and the return of our community events is one of the best parts! And what