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Featured Events

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

Events on April 7, 2014

October 30, 2012 October 31, 2015

Bernar Venet at Meijer Gardens

Mar
25
Apr
15
March 251:00 pmApril 15, 2014

Spring Gardening Mini-Series

Apr
7
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Spring Break

Clay Creations

Full Class

Create your own desert plant from clay and paint a clay pot using hot desert colors. Visit the desert to see amazing plants—some with sharp spines for protection, and others with silvery leaves to reflect sunlight. 

Ages

4-7

Cost

  • Members $20
  • Non-Members $27
Apr
7
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Spring Break

Imaginary Creatures from Clay

Imagine your favorite fictional creature or wild animal—in clay! Learn to get the effects you want by mixing clay colors and using garlic presses and other unusual tools. Place your creature in a fantasy habitat you design. Class also available on April 8 from 10 am to noon.

Ages

8-10

Cost

  • Members $20
  • Non-Members $27