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Featured Events

June 19, 2015

Fridays at the Farm

Every Friday is bushels of fun for families at Michigan’s Farm Garden!

July 7 August 25, 2015

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 6, 2015

Dancing with the Stars Live!

Dancing with the Stars: Live! features the faces you know and love.

Events

Events in March, 2014

October 30, 2012 October 31, 2015

Bernar Venet at Meijer Gardens

Mar
1
9:00 am 11:00 am
Classes & Camps: Child

Kids’ Butterfly Photography

Become inspired by an array of astonishing butterfly photos—colors, patterns and close-ups. Afterward shoot your own pictures of butterflies in the Tropical Conservatory with the help of a professional photographer. Make a butterfly work of art.

Ages

8-12

Instructor

Dianne Carroll Burdick

Cost

  • Members $20.0000
  • Non-Members $27
March 4, 2014 6:00 pm / Tropical Conservatory

Tuesday Night Lights

Bring your flashlight on Tuesday nights until 9 pm to see the nightlife in the Tropical Conservatory. 

Mar
4
7:00 pm 8:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Square Foot Gardening Part 1

Grow more food in less space with much less effort. Learn how to create the perfect soil, build raised beds and use the square foot technique to achieve a bountiful harvest using organic methods.

Instructor

Dr. Richard Peters

Cost

  • Members $20.0000
  • Non-Members $27
March 11, 2014 6:00 pm / Tropical Conservatory

Tuesday Night Lights

Bring your flashlight on Tuesday nights until 9 pm to see the nightlife in the Tropical Conservatory. 

Mar
13
6:30 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Starting from Seed

Get hands-on experience as you sow and transplant vegetables and herbs to take home. Seeds are provided—or bring your own.

Instructor

Julie Francke

Cost

  • Members $20.0000
  • Non-Members $27
Mar
15
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child

Ceramic Garden Pot

Full Class

(FULL) Work in pairs to create a whimsical flower pot from clay. Learn through the fun process of forming your pot and applying texture. Then paint with your choice of glaze colors. Pots will be fired off-site for later pick-up.

March 18, 2014 6:00 pm / Tropical Conservatory

Tuesday Night Lights

Bring your flashlight on Tuesday nights until 9 pm to see the nightlife in the Tropical Conservatory. 

Mar
18
7:00 pm 8:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Square Foot Gardening Part 2

In this extended course, designed for those who have taken Part 1, learn about growing techniques using trellises and cages, how to control common pests organically, proven ways to plant in succession and tips for crop rotation. Discover valuable tips for popular vegetables like beets, spinach, snap peas and carrots.

Instructor

Dr. Richard Peters

Cost

  • Members $20.0000
  • Non-Members $27