Park Authority

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Open during regular business hours 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

703-324-8700
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12055 Government Center Pkwy.
Fairfax, Virginia 22035

Jai Cole,
Executive Director

Department Resources


Enjoy Stories, Games and Songs with Your Preschooler at Green Spring Gardens

GardenGet out of the house and outdoors with your youngster with a playgroup or storytelling program at Green Spring Gardens.

Come to Green Spring on Monday, Sept. 13, 2021, for the “Garden Sprouts Fall-Nature Playgroup.” This playgroup is for parents and children age 3 to 5. From 10:30 a.m. to noon, your preschooler will enjoy nature-themed toys and puzzles, while you meet other playgroup parents. Activities may include games, songs and a garden walk to explore seasonal topics. This program will take place outdoors, weather permitting. The cost is $10 per person. 

Register for Garden Sprouts

Kick back on the lawn on Mondays, Sept. 13 and Sept. 27, 2021, for “Storytelling in the Garden.” Bring a picnic blanket or just sit in the grass to hear a storyteller spin different tales. After the story, take some time to explore the Children’s Garden or other themed gardens and ponds at Green Spring. The program runs from 9 to 9:45 a.m. for participants age 2 to adult. The cost is $5 per person. All attendees must be registered.

Register for Storytelling in the Garden

Green Spring Gardens is located at 4603 Green Spring Road, Alexandria, Virginia. For more information, call 703-642-5173; or visit Green Spring Gardens.

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