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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

Nov
8
6:00 pm 8:00 pm

Liven up your home menus by learning about sauces and the science of marinades. 

Instructor

Terri Rees

Cost

  • Members $35
  • Non-Members $43
Nov
12
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child

Grandma and Me: Cinnamon Rolls

Full Class

Find out where cinnamon and sugar come from, then work in pairs to whip up a batch of cinnamon rolls using an easy, no-fail recipe and simple ingredients. 

Ages

5-10 with adult

Cost

  • Members $35 member pairs
  • Non-Members $43 non-member pairs
Nov
12
1:00 pm 2:30 pm
Full Class

 Find out where cinnamon and sugar come from, then work in pairs to whip up a batch of cinnamon rolls using an easy, no-fail recipe and simple ingredients.

Ages

5-10 with adult

Cost

  • Members $35 member pairs
  • Non-Members $43 non-member pairs
Nov
19
9:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Hand-Coloring Photographs

Learn to alter a black and white photo using colored pencils, chalk and pastels to tint and color.

Instructor

Dianne Carroll Burdick

Cost

  • Members $40
  • Non-Members $48
Dec
3
10:00 am 11:30 am
Full Class

Visit the Railway Garden to view our delightful trolleys and see where they go.

Ages

3 with adult

Cost

  • Members $35 member pairs
  • Non-Members $43 non-member pairs
Dec
10
10:00 am 11:30 am

Discover the role santons (little saints) play in traditional French Nativity scenes.

Ages

7-10 with adult

Cost

  • Members $35 member pairs
  • Non-Members $43 non-member pairs
Dec
10
1:00 pm 2:30 pm

Discover the role santons (little saints) play in traditional French Nativity scenes.

Ages

7-10 with adult

Cost

  • Members $35 member pairs
  • Non-Members $43 non-member pairs
Dec
13
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 $33
Dec
17
10:00 am 11:30 am

Work together using a paper bag, paper punches and tissue paper to create a luminary to take home and make a mini-pinata with a treat inside.

Ages

6+ with adult

Cost

  • Members $35 member pairs
  • Non-Members $43 non-member pairs