Calendar

Calendar

Featured Events

September 20, 2014

Herb & Gourd Fest

Be inspired with new ways to use herbs and gourds at this year’s Herb & Gourd Fest.

September 26, 2014

Curator’s Choice

Join Laurene Grunwald and Heidi Holst as they discuss their thoughts on the works in the exhibition. Share your thoughts and questions about the sculptures.

October 6, 2014

The Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright

Begin on the bus with an introduction to Frank Lloyd Wright by Larry Ten Harmsel, retired professor and historian.

Events

October 4, 201410:00 am

Fall Bonsai Show

See a variety of bonsai, from trees in the early stages of training to lovely older ones, displayed by members from the West Michigan Bonsai Club. 

Oct
4
October 4, 2014

Tree-mendous Trees Tours

Board the Kids’ tram for an engaging experience all about trees. Travel through the Sculpture Park, visit the Groves and come away with a new understanding of Michigan trees.

October 5, 201411:00 am

Fall Bonsai Show

See a variety of bonsai, from trees in the early stages of training to lovely older ones, displayed by members from the West Michigan Bonsai Club. 

October 6, 20147:00 am

The Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright

Begin on the bus with an introduction to Frank Lloyd Wright by Larry Ten Harmsel, retired professor and historian.

Cost

  • Members $120
  • Non-Members $130
Oct
7
1:00 pm 3:00 pm
October 7, 20141:00 pm

Art and Gardens Book Discussion Group

The sixth season of engaging book selections and insightful discussions begins on the first Tuesday of each month from 1 to 3 pm, September through May.

Instructor

For information, contact Shelly Kilroy at skilroy@meijergardens.org or 616-975-3144.
Oct
7
6:30 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Prepare Your Garden for Winter

Take steps now to save time in spring.

Instructor

Tony England

Cost

  • Members $20
  • Non-Members $27
Oct
9
6:00 pm 7:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Tea Basics

Full Class

Join Beth Grilley and Joana Hively, owners of Global Infusion, and learn what tea is, where it is grown, and which methods of brewing work best.

Instructor

Beth Grilley and Joana Hively

Cost

  • Members $25
  • Non-Members $27
Oct
11
10:00 am 12:00 pm

Learn how to select a tree with “bonsai potential” and how to determine the best style.

Instructor

Clint Eising

Cost

  • Members $55
  • Non-Members $62
Oct
11
10:00 am 12:00 pm

Watch a demonstration and learn to layer the rich colors of chalk pastels.

Instructor

Kathleen Kalinowski

Cost

  • Members $40
  • Non-Members $47
Oct
11
October 11, 2014

Tree-mendous Trees Tours

Board the Kids’ tram for an engaging experience all about trees. Travel through the Sculpture Park, visit the Groves and come away with a new understanding of Michigan trees.