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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 August 5, 2014

October 30, 2012 October 31, 2014

Bernar Venet at Meijer Gardens

Aug
5
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Architecture and Design

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Use your imagination and a variety of materials like cardboard, wood, clay, stones, wire and paper to create a house, bridge, sculpture and public building.

Ages

8-9

Cost

  • Members $75
  • Non-Members $82
Aug
5
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Creature Feature

Full Class

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Get to know animals that call Meijer Gardens home—turtles, frogs, birds and horses.

Ages

4-5

Cost

  • Members $75
  • Non-Members $82
Aug
5
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Chefs’ Cooking Camp

Full Class

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Learn from a different chef each day as you learn cooking skills and prepare recipes for an appetizer, main dish, bread and dessert.

Ages

12-14

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $92
Aug
5
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Rocks and Fossils

Full Class

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Learn about rocks using graham crackers and chocolate chips.

Ages

6-7

Cost

  • Members $75
  • Non-Members $82

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
August 5, 20147:00 pm

Tuesday Evening Music Club

Included with admission, each Tuesday evening in July and August, Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater hosts local talent in a variety of musical genres. Bring a picnic or choose from fresh fare at the concession counter.

August 5, 20147:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Mid-Life Crisis and Serita’s Black Rose

Mid-Life Crisis mixes original rock tunes with crowd pleasing favorites and Serita's Black Rose is a blend of funk led by a powerful singer.