Calendar

Calendar

Featured Events

March 1 April 30, 2017

Butterfly Children’s Activities

Butterflies are blooming in the Lena Meijer Children’s Garden with engaging outdoor activities.

April 18, 2017

Springtime Walks

Michigan’s Farm Garden will be the focus of these wonderful springtime walks for preschoolers and their families.

May 13, 2017

Michigan All State Bonsai Show

You won’t want to miss this year’s show dedicated to the art of bonsai.

Events

Classes & Camps

Jun
19
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Movin’ Around the Gardens

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Join us for a fun, active camp experience.

Ages

4-5

Cost

  • Members $80
  • Non-Members $88
Jun
19
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Architecture and Design

Full Class

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Use your imagination and a variety of materials such as wood, clay, cardboard, stones and wire to create a house, bridge, sculpture and public building.

Ages

8-9

Cost

  • Members $80
  • Non-Members $88
Jun
19
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Outdoor Watercolor

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Enjoy the hills, waterfalls, shady paths and colorful gardens as perfect spots for painting.

Ages

10-14

Cost

  • Members $80
  • Non-Members $88
Jun
19
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Amazing Animals

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Explore animal habitats to look for turtles, snakes, mink and more.

Ages

6-7

Cost

  • Members $80
  • Non-Members $88
Jun
26
8:30 am 4:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Camp Kaleidoscope: A Wacky Week of Fun

(FIVE-DAY CAMP) Explore the Japanese Garden, Children’s Garden, Farm Garden and Sculpture Park with a kaleidoscope of kid-friendly activities.

Ages

6-8

Cost

  • Members $225
  • Non-Members $250
Jun
26
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Silly Sculpture

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Play silly games and take wacky walks through the gardens.

Ages

4-5

Cost

  • Members $80
  • Non-Members $88
Jul
10
8:30 am 4:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Camp Kaleidoscope: A Wacky Week of Fun

(FIVE-DAY CAMP) Explore the Japanese Garden, Children’s Garden, Farm Garden and Sculpture Park with a kaleidoscope of kid-friendly activities.

Ages

6-8

Cost

  • Members $225
  • Non-Members $250
Jul
10
9:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Explore the Great Lakes Adventure: Part II

(TWO-DAY CAMP) Make a small birch bark canoe.

Ages

8-9

Cost

  • Members $80
  • Non-Members $88
Jul
17
9:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Build a Model Tree House

(TWO-DAY CAMP) Explore Meijer Gardens to gather ideas.

Ages

10-14

Cost

  • Members $80
  • Non-Members $88
Jul
17
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Little Diggers

Full Class

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Dig in a vegetable patch, pot a plant, pick a vegetable and look at soil with magnifying glasses.

Ages

4-5

Cost

  • Members $80
  • Non-Members $88