Calendar

Calendar

Featured Events

September 6, 2014

Fall Rose Show

Discover a wonderful variety of roses that bloom in autumn—from lovely hybrid teas to adorable miniature roses—and find some that are fragrant.

North and South Waterfalls at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park
September 13 September 14, 2014

Japanese Garden Tram Tours

View glimpses of waterfalls, gazebos, islands, sculpture sites and plantings, and learn more about this innovative garden.

October 6, 2014

The Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright

Begin on the bus with an introduction to Frank Lloyd Wright by Larry Ten Harmsel, retired professor and historian.

Events

Events

Oct
18
1:00 pm 4:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Watercolor Pencil Studio

Enjoy individual instruction following a brief demonstration on the basics of watercolor pencil. 

Instructor

Don Harris

Cost

  • Members $35
  • Non-Members $42
Oct
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October 18October 18, 2014

Tree-mendous Trees Tours

Board the Kids’ tram for an engaging experience all about trees. Travel through the Sculpture Park, visit the Groves and come away with a new understanding of Michigan trees.

October 19, 20141:00 pm / Michigan's Farm Garden

Giant Pumpkins

See giant pumpkins on display at Michigan’s Farm Garden. Weighing in at hundreds of pounds, these pumpkins will amaze kids and adults alike.

October 19, 20141:00 pm / Children's Garden

Fall Family Days

Visit the Children’s Garden for fall family fun.

October 19, 20141:00 pm

Hallowee-ones

Dress your child as a sculpture, mammal, fish, insect, bird, tree, flower, geologist or any other way that highlights something about the Children’s Garden. 

October 19, 20141:00 pm

Mum Day

Enjoy walking tours lead by the horticulture staff as well as informative demonstrations. 

Oct
21
6:30 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Herbal Blends Workshop

Learn how to preserve your herbs for winter.

Instructor

Connie Hanson

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $37
October 21, 20147:00 pm

An Evening With Richard Hunt

Hunt returns to Grand Rapids for what promises to be a most memorable evening in the institution’s history.

Oct
25
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child

Grandma and Me: Make a Bird Feeder

Learn about our feathered friends, and then make a small bird feeder from craft sticks and wire screen.

Ages

6-10 with Adult

Cost

  • Members $30 pairs
  • Non-Members $37 pairs
Oct
25 25
October 25October 25, 2014

Tree-mendous Trees Tours

Board the Kids’ tram for an engaging experience all about trees. Travel through the Sculpture Park, visit the Groves and come away with a new understanding of Michigan trees.