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

Special Event

October 18, 20141:00 pm / Children's Garden

Fall Family Days

Visit the Children’s Garden for fall family fun.

October 18, 20141:00 pm / Michigan's Farm Garden

Giant Pumpkins

See giant pumpkins on display at Michigan’s Farm Garden. Weighing in at hundreds of pounds, these pumpkins will amaze kids and adults alike.

Oct
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October 18, 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 19, 20141:00 pm / Children's Garden

Fall Family Days

Visit the Children’s Garden for fall family fun.

October 19, 20141:00 pm / Michigan's Farm Garden

Giant Pumpkins

See giant pumpkins on display at Michigan’s Farm Garden. Weighing in at hundreds of pounds, these pumpkins will amaze kids and adults alike.

October 19, 20141:00 pm

Mum Day

Enjoy walking tours lead by the horticulture staff as well as informative demonstrations. 

October 21, 20147:00 pm

An Evening With Richard Hunt

Hunt returns to Grand Rapids for what promises to be a most memorable evening in the institution’s history.

October 24, 201410:00 am

Hallowee-ones

Dress your child as a sculpture, mammal, fish, insect, bird, tree, flower, geologist or any other way that highlights something about the Children’s Garden. 

Oct
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October 25, 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.

Oct
26
1:00 pm 2:00 pm
October 26, 20141:00 pm

Drop-in Drawing Workshops

Grab sketching tools and head outdoors to colorful beds of mums.

Instructor

Maureen Nollette (September 20) & Andrew Kline(October 26)