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Featured Events

October 21, 2014

An Evening With Richard Hunt

Richard Hunt returns to Grand Rapids for what promises to be a most memorable evening in the institution’s history. This annual lecture is made possible by Charles Schoenknecht and Ward A. Paul.

October 24, 2014

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. 

November 8, 2014

Holiday Gift Show

It’s never too early to start holiday shopping. And there’s no better place than the Holiday Gift Show!

Events

Classes & Camps: Adult

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
Oct
28
6:00 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Hot Soups/More Soups

Learn to make creamy soups without eggs or dairy products, and hearty “soup entrees.”

Instructor

Sue Stauffacher

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $37
Nov
4
6:00 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Dazzling Fused Glass Jewelry

Learn to cut, shape, grind and fabricate glass materials to create simple designs.

Instructor

Gloria Badiner

Cost

  • Members $70
  • Non-Members $77
Nov
11
6:00 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult, Adult & Child

Introduction to Microgreens Workshop

Discover why microgreens are the hottest new way to pack more nutrition into your diet.

Instructor

Zachary Eldridge and “The Barefoot Gardener”

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $37
Nov
15
10:00 am 1:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Portrait Photography

Learn to take outstanding holiday photos suitable for your family holiday cards!

Instructor

Dianne Carroll Burdick

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $37
Dec
2
6:00 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Photographing Holiday Lights

Learn the basics—effective backgrounds, creative angles, light effects and best time of day.

Instructor

Cory Olsen

Cost

  • Members $25
  • Non-Members $32