St. Patrick's Day is Sunday, March 17, do you know why we wear shamrocks?

Find out where lots of the cultural traditions of St. Patrick's Day come from at the Paul Smith Children's Village at the Cheyenne Botanic Gardens today, March 13, at 4 p.m.

The cost is $1 per child.

They'll be exploring the origins of leprechauns, the blarney stone and four-leaf clovers among other traditions. For more information on today's event and other things happening at the Children's Village and the Cheyenne Botanic Gardens, call 637-6349 or visit www.botanic.org.