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July 31, 2014

Conor Oberst with Dawes

Most known for his band Bright Eyes, Conor Oberst’s newest album, Upside Down Mountain, was released on May 20, 2014.

August 23, 2014

Dahlia Show

Marvel at the variety of colors, shapes and sizes of dahlia flowers.

August 28, 2014

Sleeping Bear Dunes Bus Trip

Find out why Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore was named the “Most Beautiful Place in America” by Good Morning America.

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