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Featured Events

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

Jul
28 31
9:30 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Little Diggers

Dig in a vegetable patch, pot a plant, pick a vegetable and take a closer look at soil with magnifying glasses.

Ages

4-5

Cost

  • Members $75
  • Non-Members $82
July 29, 20146:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Organissimo and River City Jazz Ensemble

Organissimo is an organ-based jazz trio and fourteen musicians performing swing tunes makes up the River City Jazz Ensemble.

July 30, 20146:30 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Pat Metheny Unity Group & Bruce Hornsby

Pat Metheny has reinvented the traditional “jazz guitar” sound and continues to redefine the genre. Bruce Hornsby is known for the spontaneity of his live performances as a singer and keyboardist.

Cost

  • Members $55
  • Non-Members $57
July 31, 20146:30 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Conor Oberst with Dawes

Most known for his band Bright Eyes, Conor Oberst’s newest album, Upside Down Mountain, will be released on May 20, 2014.

Cost

  • Members $40
  • Non-Members $42
August 1, 20146:30 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

John Butler Trio

John Butler, Byron Luiters and Nicky Bomba compose the Australian jam band, John Butler Trio. Their albums have all topped Australia’s charts, but April Uprising holds their hits “One Way Road” and “Close to You."

Cost

  • Members $38
  • Non-Members $40
Aug
4 7
9:30 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Architecture and Design

Use your imagination and a variety of materials like cardboard, wood, clay, stones, wire and paper to create a house, bridge, sculpture and public building.

Ages

8-9

Cost

  • Members $75
  • Non-Members $82
Aug
4 7
9:30 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Creature Feature

Get to know animals that call Meijer Gardens home—turtles, frogs, birds and horses.

Ages

4-5

Cost

  • Members $75
  • Non-Members $82
Aug
4 7
9:30 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Rocks and Fossils

Learn about rocks using graham crackers and chocolate chips.

Ages

6-7

Cost

  • Members $75
  • Non-Members $82
Aug
4 7
9:30 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Chefs’ Cooking Camp

Learn from a different chef each day as you learn cooking skills and prepare recipes for an appetizer, main dish, bread and dessert.

Ages

12-14

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $92
August 5, 20146:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Mid-Life Crisis and Serita’s Black Rose

Mid-Life Crisis mixes original rock tunes with crowd pleasing favorites and Serita's Black Rose is a blend of funk led by a powerful singer.