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Featured Events

March 8, 2015

Lecture: Wabi-Cha (Tea) and Transformation of Shigaraki Ware

Discover the concept of wabi-cha that emerged in the 15th century.

March 13, 2015

Perspectives

Walk through the galleries with three staff members as they explore objects from another culture from their own perspectives.

March 24, 2015

The Hidden Beauty of Pollination

The Master Lecture Series WEGE ENVIRONMENTAL LECTURE

Events

Classes & Camps: Adult

Feb
27
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult

Succulents in a Nest

Full Class

Welcome spring by creating an adorable “succulent nest.”

Instructor

Rose Allerding

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $37
Feb
28
10:00 am 1:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Beginning Botanical Drawing

Full Class

Capture the beauty of a variety of flowers and foliage in the Lena Meijer Tropical Conservatory.

Instructor

Don Harris

Cost

  • Members $35
  • Non-Members $42
Mar
6
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Ikebana-Inspired Floral Design

Full Class

Create a lovely floral arrangement, based on principles of ikebana, the Japanese art of floral design.

Instructor

Anne-Lise Whitescarver

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $57
Mar
8
9:00 am 11:00 am
Classes & Camps: Adult

Butterfly Photography

Full Class

Enjoy time alone with the butterflies before public hours begin. Learn techniques for creating fantastic butterfly photos.

Instructor

Dusty Brown

Cost

  • Members $25
  • Non-Members $32
Mar
10
7:00 pm 8:30 pm

Grow more food in less space with much less effort.

Instructor

Dr. Richard Peters

Cost

  • Members $20
  • Non-Members $27
Mar
22
9:00 am 11:00 am
Classes & Camps: Adult

Butterfly Photography

Enjoy time alone with the butterflies before public hours begin. Learn techniques for creating fantastic butterfly photos.

Instructor

Dusty Brown

Cost

  • Members $25
  • Non-Members $32
Mar
31
7:00 pm 8:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Square Foot Gardening Projects

Learn how easy it is to start your own seeds the “Square Foot Gardening” way.

Instructor

Dr. Richard Peters and Julie Francke

Cost

  • Members $25
  • Non-Members $32
Apr
14
6:30 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Grow Vegetables Organically

Learn how to grow food that is healthy for you and the environment.

Instructor

Greg Dunn

Cost

  • Members $20
  • Non-Members $27
Apr
16
6:00 pm 7:30 pm

Discover why native wildflowers are important additions to gardens of any size for their ability to attract pollinators—butterflies, bees, beneficial insects and birds.

Instructor

Amy Heilman

Cost

  • Members $20
  • Non-Members $27
Apr
21
6:30 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Infused Oils and Vinegars

Learn to combine citrus fruit and herbs such as rosemary, thyme, and others to make unique infused oils and vinegars.

Instructor

Connie Hanson

Cost

  • Members $35
  • Non-Members $42