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April 29, 2014

Secchia Garden Lecture: Peter Hatch

Join us for insights on Peter Hatch's fascinating work serving as director of gardens and grounds at Thomas Jefferson's Monticello during the Secchia Garden Lecture.

May 14, 2014

Great Gardens Party

Join us for the annual Great Gardens Party!

June 3, 2014

Bus Trip: The Magic of Glass

Immerse yourself in glass.

Events

Events

June 1, 20146:30 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Santana

The band, based around lead guitarist Carlos Santana, has won 10 Grammy Awards and their hit songs include: “Smooth (feat. Rob Thomas),” “Black Magic Woman,” “Oye Como Va,” and “Evil Ways.” 

Cost

  • Members $153
  • Non-Members $155

This concert series brings the finest national and international musicians to West Michigan, thrilling music lovers across all genres and all generations.

June 3, 20148:30 am

Bus Trip: The Magic of Glass

Immerse yourself in glass.

Cost

  • Members $100
  • Non-Members $110
Jun
5
4:00 pm 6:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Think Small! Gardens in Miniature

Create a garden in miniature that can be enjoyed on a table on your patio or deck. Learn which plants work best for miniature gardens and receive tips that will help it flourish. Use natural materials and make a tiny trellis, fence or furniture for your garden then personalize with your own embellishments from home. Bring your own container (approximately 12” x 5” deep) and we will provide the potting soil, plants and guidance.

Instructor

Julie Francke and Molly Salinas

Cost

  • Members $45
  • Non-Members $52
June 11, 20146:30 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Jason Isbell with James McMurtry

Jason Isbell pursued a solo career in 2007 after spending six years with Southern rock band Drive-By Truckers. His newest record, Southeastern, brings Isbell’s southern outlook and careful songwriting to the forefront.

Cost

  • Members $32
  • Non-Members $34
Jun
12
9:00 am 11:00 am
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child, Summer Camp

Plant Pals: Grandma and Me

Full Class

Hunt for plants used to make gum, chocolate, baskets, flooring and musical instruments. Make an edible sculpture out of colorful vegetables. Then take home a tomato plant in your own decorated pot and tend it all summer long. [June 10 class is full]

Ages

4-5 with adult

Cost

  • Members $30 pair
  • Non-Members $37 pair
June 12, 20147:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

CAKE

CAKE has produced six studio albums over their reign as an alternative rock band with deadpan lead vocals and sarcastic lyrics, with songs “Never There,” “Short Skirt, Long Jacket,” and “Love You Madly.” 

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $52
June 14, 20141:00 pm

Rose Show

See a variety of rose blooms--hybrid teas, miniatures, floribundas and old-fashioned types, all locally grown and carefully prepped for this judged show.

June 15, 201411:00 am

Rose Show

See a variety of rose blooms--hybrid teas, miniatures, floribundas and old-fashioned types, all locally grown and carefully prepped for this judged show.

Jun
16 19
9:30 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Silly Sculpture

Play silly games and take wacky walks through the gardens.

Ages

4-5

Cost

  • Members $75
  • Non-Members $82