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January 30, 2015 January 8, 2017

Tranquility Zone: A Japanese Garden Environment for Families

 Welcome to Tranquility Zone, a place for quiet experiences—and fun!

 Use your imagination as you explore this Japanese garden environment.

July 17, 2016

Inside the Japanese Teahouse

Experience the tranquil ambience and exquisite architecture of our authentic Japanese Teahouse.

September 26, 2016

Tears for Fears - RESCHEDULED

Tears for Fears’ Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith are pleased to announce that they have rescheduled their concert at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. The concert originally scheduled for June 6 will now take place on Monday, September 26. Tickets purchased for the June 6 concert at Meijer Gardens will be honored for the new date.

Members may buy tickets for the rescheduled date during a members-only presale beginning at 9 a.m., June 24 through midnight, July 1. If tickets remain available after the members-only presale, sales to the public will begin at 9 a.m., July 2.

Refunds will be available at point of purchase until August 1. Please note, after August 1, all tickets for the original June 6 date become non-refundable. Tickets purchased for the September 26 date are non-refundable. Ticket prices are $75 during the members-only presale. After July 1, tickets are $78 for members and $80 for the public. 

Events

Classes & Camps: Adult

Sep
10
10:00 am 1:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Introduction to Printmaking

Beginning with basics, learn how to create your own easy prints.

Instructor

Nancy Hart

Cost

  • Members $40
  • Non-Members $48
Sep
17
1:00 pm 3:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Fall Zentangle

Learn drawing techniques from a certified Zentangle instructor.

Instructor

Marjorie Goosen

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $38
Sep
20
6:30 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Prepare your Garden for Winter

Take steps now to save time in the spring.

Instructor

Greg Dunn

Cost

  • Members $25
  • Non-Members $33
Sep
24
7:30 am 10:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult

Black and White Photography

Investigate the beauty of black and white photography.

Instructor

Dusty Brown

Cost

  • Members $40
  • Non-Members $48
Sep
28
4:00 pm 6:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Saving the Seasons: Dehydrating

Learn the proper techniques and equipment used in food drying.

Instructor

Elizabeth Pitzer

Cost

  • Members $35
  • Non-Members $43
Oct
5
6:00 pm 8:30 pm
Full Class

Start out with a mini-lesson about how to layer chalk pastels. 

Instructor

Kathleen Kalinowski

Cost

  • Members $45
  • Non-Members $53
Oct
7
10:00 am 12:00 pm

Come explore a new ikebana-inspired floral design based on the principle of the Japanese art of floral arrangement. 

Instructor

Anne-Lise Whitescarver

Cost

  • Members $65
  • Non-Members $73
Oct
8
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult

Photographing Fall Color

Explore the where, when and how of photographing fall color in this slide-illustrated lecture.

Instructor

Ed Post

Cost

  • Members $25
  • Non-Members $33
Oct
8
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Quick and Easy Fruit Preserves

Join a registered dietitian on a fruit journey as you learn the proper technique for making jams using fresh and frozen local fruit. 

Instructor

Monica Smith

Cost

  • Members $35
  • Non-Members $43
Oct
11
6:00 pm 8:00 pm

As the nights get darker and the days get colder, learn how to develop winning combinations for winter.

Instructor

Sue Stauffacher

Cost

  • Members $35
  • Non-Members $43