Calendar

Calendar

Featured Events

November 25, 2014

Family Winter-Time Walks

Winter in the Children’s Garden can be chilly, but fun! Bundle up and join us on an outdoor interactive discovery walk to investigate the Children’s Garden in new ways.

November 25, 2014

Santa Visits

Even though he knows who has been naughty or nice, Santa welcomes all visitors to share their holiday wishes and take a picture with him on a sleigh in the Cook Entryway.

November 29, 2014

Rooftop Reindeer

Visit us in the Leslie E. Tassell English Perennial and Bulb Garden where you’ll get an up close look at Santa’s reindeer and have the opportunity to pet Dasher, Dancer and the rest of Santa’s flight crew.

Events

Classes & Camps

Dec
22
10:00 am 11:30 am
Full Class

Create authentic English poppers for your family.

Ages

5-10 with Adult

Cost

  • Members $30 pairs
  • Non-Members $37 pairs
Dec
23
10:00 am 11:30 am
Full Class

Discover the role santons (“little saints”) play in traditional French nativity scenes.

Ages

7-10 with Adult

Cost

  • Members $30 pairs
  • Non-Members $37 pairs
Dec
27
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child

Grandma and Me: Art Explorers

Full Class

Spend time together using clay, paint, and other materials.

Ages

6-10 with Adult

Cost

  • Members $30 pairs
  • Non-Members $37 pairs
Dec
30
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child

Super Cinnamon Rolls New Session

Full Class

Pretend you live in the 1930’s, and work in pairs in our farmhouse of that era to whip up a batch of cinnamon rolls using an easy “no fail” recipe and simple ingredients.

Ages

5-10 with Adult

Cost

  • Members $30 pairs
  • Non-Members $37 pairs
Jan
17
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Paint Sampler

Make a resolution to explore a new hobby this year!

Instructor

Nancy Hart

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $37
Jan
17
10:00 am 3:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Photography Boot Camp

For beginning to intermediate photographers using digital SLR cameras.

Instructor

Ed Post

Cost

  • Members $60
  • Non-Members $67
Jan
21
6:30 pm 8:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Hydroponics at Home

Discover how hydroponics can be a rewarding hobby and a great way to supplement your family’s supply of fresh herbs and vegetables.

Instructor

Clint Eising

Cost

  • Members $45
  • Non-Members $52
Jan
24
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Full Class

Under the expert guidance of the instructor, learn various bonsai techniques.

Instructor

Steve Jetzer

Cost

  • Members $65
  • Non-Members $72
Jan
31
10:00 am 11:30 am

In collaboration with John Ball Zoo

Ages

3 and older

Cost

  • Members $5
  • Non-Members $7
Jan
31
10:00 am 1:00 pm

Explore creative composition with close-ups, angles, color and light.

Instructor

Dianne Carroll Burdick

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $37