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Featured Events

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 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 21, 2014

October 30, 2012 October 31, 2014

Bernar Venet at Meijer Gardens

Jul
21
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

French Culture and Cooking

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Develop your cooking skills as you learn about French sculptors, French words and French culture.

Ages

10-12

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $92
Jul
21
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Everyday Explorers

Full Class

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Investigate woods, wetlands and meadows with your own explorer kit and learn to identify birds, bugs and intriguing plants.

Ages

6-7

Cost

  • Members $75
  • Non-Members $82
Jul
21
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Jeepers Creepers

Full Class

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Learn about the weird and wonderful world of insects with hilarious activities such as Ladybug Munch, Praying Mantis Snatch, Flea Jump and Flyswatter Relay.

Ages

4-5

Cost

  • Members $75
  • Non-Members $82
Jul
21
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Messy Art

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Get down and dirty!

Ages

8-9

Cost

  • Members $75
  • Non-Members $82
July 21, 20146:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Counting Crows with Toad The Wet Sprocket

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The Counting Crows made their mark on mainstream rock music in the early 90’s with their debut album, August and Everything After, which featured the hit single, “Mr. Jones.” 

Cost

  • Members $83
  • Non-Members $85