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Calendar

Featured Events

November 24, 2018

Rooftop Reindeer

Each Saturday through December 22, reindeer will be on-hand near the entrance to the Lena Meijer Children's Garden.

January 8, 2019

Cozy Tales for Chilly Days

On cold winter days that call for indoor activities, join us for Cozy Tales for Chilly Days! 

February 1, 2019 August 25, 2019

A National Treasure: Fred Meijer, His Collection and Legacy

Although never formally trained in the visual arts or art history, Fred Meijer was deeply interested in cultural endeavors and history, and had a long interest in sculpture. 

Events

Events in September, 2018

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September 14, 2018 January 6, 2019

Process and Presence: Contemporary Disability Sculpture

Through the finest examples of three-dimensional practice (sculpture, ceramics, performance, installation and video art), this exhibition emphasizes the relationship between disability and the fundamental human experiences of change and embodiment.

Sep
8
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child

Grandma and Me: Make a Mini-Japanese Garden

Filled

Learn what makes a Japanese Garden unique.

Ages

6-10 with Adult

Cost

  • Members $18 member child, $18 member adult
  • Non-Members $22 non-member child, $22 non-member adult
Sep
10
6:00 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Landscape for Life

Discover how to bring nature back to your yard.

Instructor

Rebecca Marquardt

Cost

  • Members $125
  • Non-Members $135
Sep
11
6:00 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Sculpted Porcelain Necklace

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Experience the unique properties of porcelain.

Instructor

Maren Herman

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $60

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park cordially invites you to the member opening and reception for the exhibition Process and Presence Disability Sculpture.

Sep
15
9:00 am 10:00 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Adult

Outdoor Yoga

Join us for a refreshing and meditative session of yoga.

Instructor

Dean Jeffery

Cost

  • Members $7 per class/session
  • Non-Members $17 per class/session
Sep
15
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Fall Zentangle

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Learn simple techniques to create beautiful images from structured patterns.

Instructor

Marjorie Goosen

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $40
Sep
15
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child

Family Mindfulness in the Japanese Garden

Filled

Mindfulness can be a useful skill to help bring more clarity and calm into our lives.

Ages

7-16 with Adult

Instructor

Grand Rapids Center for Mindfulness

Cost

  • Members $10 member child, $15 member adult
  • Non-Members $13 non-member child, $18 non-member adult
September 15, 2018 11:00 am

Artist Demonstrations

See process and presence first hand!

Witness the Japanese art of chanoyu, or tea ceremony.

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $60