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November 25, 2014

Family Winter-Time Walks

Winter in the Children’s Garden can be chilly, but fun! Bundle up and join us on an outdoor interactive discovery walk to investigate the Children’s Garden in new ways.

November 25, 2014

Santa Visits

Even though he knows who has been naughty or nice, Santa welcomes all visitors to share their holiday wishes and take a picture with him on a sleigh in the Cook Entryway.

November 29, 2014

Rooftop Reindeer

Visit us in the Leslie E. Tassell English Perennial and Bulb Garden where you’ll get an up close look at Santa’s reindeer and have the opportunity to pet Dasher, Dancer and the rest of Santa’s flight crew.

Events

Events on July 9, 2014

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Bernar Venet at Meijer Gardens

Jul
9
9:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Photography Boot Camp

Full Class

Learn from a professional photographer with a series of boot camp challenges—photos that show fast action, photos from a “worm’s eye” view, photos with detailed close-ups and photos that stretch your imagination. Create a unique photo artwork. Bring a fully charged digital camera.

Ages

10-14

Cost

  • Members $40
  • Non-Members $47
Jul
9
9:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Art Studio Challenge

Full Class

Challenge yourself to use art materials in unique ways. Experiment with different paints, use clay tools to form an animal and assemble a surprising found object sculpture. Play games, listen to stories and go on an outdoor art scavenger hunt.

Ages

6-9

Cost

  • Members $40
  • Non-Members $47

We’ll be Comin’ Round the Gardens this summer on a singing Kids’ Tram Tour.

Cost

  • Members $3 adults, $1 kids
  • Non-Members $3 adults, $1 kids
July 9, 20147:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Nickel Creek

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Violinist Sara Watkins, mandolinist Chris Thile, and guitarist Sean Watkins have released six albums as Nickel Creek, that boast musical elements of classical, jazz, rock and bluegrass influences.

Cost

  • Members $51
  • Non-Members $53