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March 8, 2015

Lecture: Wabi-Cha (Tea) and Transformation of Shigaraki Ware

Discover the concept of wabi-cha that emerged in the 15th century.

March 13, 2015

Perspectives

Walk through the galleries with three staff members as they explore objects from another culture from their own perspectives.

March 24, 2015

The Hidden Beauty of Pollination

The Master Lecture Series WEGE ENVIRONMENTAL LECTURE

Events

Jul
13 16
9:30 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Dynamite Drawing Japanese Garden Content

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Sharpen your drawing skills as you sketch live animals, landscapes and sculptures, still-life arrangements and each other.

Ages

8-9

Cost

  • Members $80
  • Non-Members $87
Japanese Garden Content Incorporates Japanese Garden Content
Jul
20 23
9:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Clay Every Day Japanese Garden Content

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Explore Meijer Gardens for unusual clay connections.

Ages

6-7

Cost

  • Members $80
  • Non-Members $87
Japanese Garden Content Incorporates Japanese Garden Content
Jul
20 23
9:30 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Jeepers Creepers

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Learn about weird and wonderful insects through activities such as Ladybug Munch, Praying Mantis Snatch, Flea Jump and Flyswatter Relay.

Ages

4-5

Cost

  • Members $80
  • Non-Members $87
Jul
20 23
9:30 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

2-D and 3-D Art Japanese Garden Content

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Paint a landscape with oil pastels.

Ages

8-9

Cost

  • Members $80
  • Non-Members $87
Japanese Garden Content Incorporates Japanese Garden Content
Jul
27
9:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Investigate the Japanese Garden Japanese Garden Content

(ONE-DAY CAMP) Start the day with a visual scavenger hunt to look for unique features in the Japanese Garden.

Ages

10-14

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $57
Japanese Garden Content Incorporates Japanese Garden Content
Jul
27
9:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Explore the Japanese Garden Japanese Garden Content

(ONE-DAY CAMP) Enjoy a full day of learning about the Japanese Garden!

Ages

6-9

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $57
Japanese Garden Content Incorporates Japanese Garden Content
Jul
27 30
9:30 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Little Diggers

(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 $87
Jul
29
9:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Investigate the Japanese Garden Japanese Garden Content

(ONE-DAY CAMP) Start the day with a visual scavenger hunt to look for unique features in the Japanese Garden.

Ages

10-14

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $57
Japanese Garden Content Incorporates Japanese Garden Content
Jul
29
9:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Explore the Japanese Garden Japanese Garden Content

(ONE-DAY CAMP) Enjoy a full day of learning about the Japanese Garden!

Ages

6-9

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $57
Japanese Garden Content Incorporates Japanese Garden Content
July 31, 20156:30 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

The Beach Boys & The Temptations

Debuting more than 50 years ago, The Beach Boys are one of the most iconic American rock ‘n roll bands of all time. The Temptations have propelled popular music with a series of smash hits and sold-out performances throughout the world.