TOTS!

TOTS! has been cancelled 5/26/22 due to the weather.

TOTS! has relocated to Arboretum Lawn through the summer.

TOTS! Now Tuesday through Saturday

TOTS! is back with hands-on activities and storytime five days a week! Join us on Arboretum Lawn Tuesday-Saturday from 10 AM– 12 PM as this beloved program welcomes your little one to learn more about the plants in our gardens and the art on our walls. TOTS! is for children accompanied by an adult. This program is geared towards toddlers but all are welcome to join.

Drop-in art and garden activity | 10 AM – 12 PM
Storytime | 10 AM, 10:45 AM, 11:30 AM *Storytime runs for about 15-20 minutes.

The TOTS! program is weather permitting. Uncertain about the weather? Just give us a call at 615-353-9827 or keep an eye on our Instagram stories for updates day of. Don’t forget to bring your imagination and dress for mess!

Included with Membership or General Admission 

TOTS! Schedule

May: Pond Life
5/3-7: Exploring Color: Color Matching
5/11-13: Water Lilies *No TOTS! on 5/10 or 5/14
5/17-21: Ducks
5/24-28: Turtles
5/31-6/3: Frogs *No TOTS! on 6/4

June: Pollinators
6/7-11: Bats
6/14-17: Birds *No TOTS! on 6/18
6/21-25: Bees
6/28-7/2: Exploring Color: Butterflies *Special Storytime with Ana Aranda 7/2

July: Weather
7/5-9: Exploring Colors: Rainbows
7/12-16: Rain
7/19-23: Clouds
7/26-30: Sun

New This Year! Monthly Bilingual Song and Storytime with Rachel Rodriguez

Each month join us for a special storytime where tots will learn about the month’s theme through songs and movement with led by Rachel Rodriguez. Please note that this program is weather permitting and will be rescheduled if cancelled. Keep an eye on our Instagram stories for updates.

About Rachel Rodriguez: Rachel is a singer, songwriter, teaching artist, performance coach, wife, and mother. Nothing makes her happier than watching people, of all ages, experience the joy of music and dance. She is the creator and founder of “Songs for My Little Amigos”, a bilingual music and movement program that focuses on promoting language learning, building community, and celebrating culture through the arts. For more information, follow her at rachelrodriguez.com.

March 15
April 19
May 3
June 7
July 12
August 2
September 6
October 25

TOTS! Virtual

Online Activities

We have created a variety of engaging activities for parents/guardians and tots to complete together at home. Use our files to create your own projects at the link below!

Virtual TOTS

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