Calendar

Calendar

Featured Events

August 23, 2014

Dahlia Show

Marvel at the variety of colors, shapes and sizes of dahlia flowers.

August 28, 2014

Sleeping Bear Dunes Bus Trip

Find out why Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore was named the “Most Beautiful Place in America” by Good Morning America.

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.

Events

Classes & Camps: Adult

Sep
9
7:00 pm 8:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Behind the Scenes: Sculpture

Find out how sculpture is stored, how it is cleaned and how it is installed.

Instructor

Laurene Grunwald and Heidi Holst

Cost

  • Members $10
  • Non-Members $17
Sep
11
6:30 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Flashy Plants for Fall

Whether you have a tiny yard or large garden, discover plants that will make your garden shine in fall.

Instructor

Jeremy Windemuller

Cost

  • Members $20
  • Non-Members $27
Sep
16
6:30 pm 8:00 pm

Grow more food in your garden by extending the gardening season from early spring to late fall.

Instructor

Gregory Dunn

Cost

  • Members $20
  • Non-Members $27
Oct
4
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult

Lush and Layered Bulbs

Trick nature into thinking spring has arrived in your home.

Instructor

Bill Bird

Cost

  • Members $40
  • Non-Members $47
Oct
7
6:30 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Prepare Your Garden for Winter

Take steps now to save time in spring.

Instructor

Tony England

Cost

  • Members $20
  • Non-Members $27
Oct
9
6:00 pm 7:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Tea Basics

Learn what tea is, where it is grown, and which methods of brewing work best.

Instructor

Beth Grilley and Joana Hively

Cost

  • Members $25
  • Non-Members $27
Oct
11
10:00 am 12:00 pm

Learn how to select a tree with “bonsai potential” and how to determine the best style.

Instructor

Clint Eising

Cost

  • Members $55
  • Non-Members $62
Oct
11
10:00 am 12:00 pm

Watch a demonstration and learn to layer the rich colors of chalk pastels.

Instructor

Kathleen Kalinowski

Cost

  • Members $40
  • Non-Members $47
Oct
14
6:30 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Get Sharp!

Learn how to properly sharpen and clean your tools, including pruners, loppers and shovels.

Instructor

Dave Hollman

Cost

  • Members $25
  • Non-Members $32
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