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October 3, 2014

The Connection at Meijer Gardens presents The Muenster Mash

Head out to Michigan’s Farm Garden for fall activities with a Halloween twist!

October 19, 2014

Mum Day

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

October 21, 2014

An Evening With Richard Hunt

Richard Hunt returns to Grand Rapids for what promises to be a most memorable evening in the institution’s history. This annual lecture is made possible by Charles Schoenknecht and Ward A. Paul.

Events

Events on July 9, 2014

October 30, 2012 October 31, 2014

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