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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.

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

May
16
6:00 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

From Pebbles to Boulders

Learn how stone is used on many different scales.

Instructor

Chris Major

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $38
May
17
6:00 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Landscaping with Native Plants

Reclaim nature in your own yard.

Instructor

Rebecca Marquardt

Cost

  • Members $25
  • Non-Members $33
May
18
6:00 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Plant an Herb Hanging Basket

Plant a hanging basket filled with culinary herbs.

Instructor

Gwen Hughes

Cost

  • Members $35
  • Non-Members $43
May
20
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child

Grandma and Me: Farm Fun

Full Class

Pretend you live on a farm and make and taste butter. 

Ages

3 with adult

Cost

  • Members $35 member pairs
  • Non-Members $43 non-member pairs
May
23
7:00 am 8:00 pm
Full Class

Immerse yourself in Oak Park, Illinois, a Chicago suburb with the world’s largest concentration of Frank Lloyd Wright homes.  

Cost

  • Members $140
  • Non-Members $150
May
25
6:30 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Vacation Photography

Find out how to take outstanding vacation photos.

Instructor

Dustin Brown

Cost

  • Members $25
  • Non-Members $33
Jun
6
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child, Summer Camp

Grandma and Me: Plant Pals

Full Class

(ONE-DAY CAMP) Hunt for plants used to make gum, chocolate, baskets, flooring and musical instruments.

Ages

4-5 with Adult

Cost

  • Members $35 member pairs
  • Non-Members $43 non-member pairs
Jun
6
2:00 pm 3:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child, Summer Camp

Grandma and Me: Plant Pals

(ONE-DAY CAMP) Hunt for plants used to make gum, chocolate, baskets, flooring and musical instruments.

Ages

4-5 with Adult

Cost

  • Members $35 member pairs
  • Non-Members $43 non-member pairs
Jun
12
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Buckets of Paint

Full Class

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Follow paths, bridges and hills to see patterns, textures and colors.

Ages

4-5

Cost

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

Explore the Great Lakes

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Have fun constructing a variety of little boats such as foil boats, canoes, and “glass bottomed” boats.

Ages

6-7

Cost

  • Members $80
  • Non-Members $88