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Events categorized as “Classes & Camps: Spring Break”

Apr
7
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Spring Break

Clay Creations

Full Class

Create your own desert plant from clay and paint a clay pot using hot desert colors. Visit the desert to see amazing plants—some with sharp spines for protection, and others with silvery leaves to reflect sunlight. 

Ages

4-7

Cost

  • Members $20
  • Non-Members $27
Apr
7
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Spring Break

Imaginary Creatures from Clay

Imagine your favorite fictional creature or wild animal—in clay! Learn to get the effects you want by mixing clay colors and using garlic presses and other unusual tools. Place your creature in a fantasy habitat you design. Class also available on April 8 from 10 am to noon.

Ages

8-10

Cost

  • Members $20
  • Non-Members $27
Apr
8
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Spring Break

Imaginary Creatures from Clay

Imagine your favorite fictional creature or wild animal—in clay! Learn to get the effects you want by mixing clay colors and using garlic presses and other unusual tools. Place your creature in a fantasy habitat you design. Class also available on April 8 from 10 am to noon.

Ages

8-10

Cost

  • Members $20
  • Non-Members $27
Apr
8
1:00 pm 3:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Spring Break

Butterfly Biscuits

Decorate your own chef’s hat. Mix the dough and make butterfly biscuits using cookie cutters. Sample them while they’re warm and learn amazing butterfly facts.

Ages

5-7

Cost

  • Members $20
  • Non-Members $27
Apr
9
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Spring Break

Awesome Animals

Full Class

Run, hop, and jump as you play interactive games and learn about animals at Meijer Gardens. Then create an animal from boxes, tubes, shiny gems, and colored tissue, and paint it your own unique animal way!

Ages

4-7

Cost

  • Members $20
  • Non-Members $27
Apr
9
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Spring Break

Shutterbugs

Full Class

Learn the basics of photography with creative composition, clever close-ups, and eye-opening angles. Take an outdoor adventure walk for inspiration. Bring a fully charged digital camera.

Ages

8-10

Cost

  • Members $20
  • Non-Members $27
Apr
10
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Spring Break

Pencil Power

Learn an easy, five-step process for basic drawing. Work from a still life of your choice—from fruit and flowers to sports equipment and musical instruments.

Ages

8-10

Cost

  • Members $20
  • Non-Members $27