Classes & Camps

Classes & Camps

For All Ages and Interests.

More than 130 classes for adults, children, and parent/child pairs are offered year-round, and more than 30 engaging summer camps for children ages 4 to 14 are offered each summer. Camps vary from week-long to 4-day, 2-day and 1-day camps and run from mid-June through mid-August.

Tips for Signing Up

The schedule for summer camps publishes in February; sign-up early as space is limited! For more information about any individual class or camp, email our Classes Coordinator or call 616-975-3147. Scholarship assistance for children and adults is available; for information, call 616-975-3184. If a class or camp is full, call 616-975-3147 to put your name on a waiting list.

Register online by viewing the Classes and Camps below under "Events".

Please note:
Children are not allowed to accompany adults to adult-only classes.

Cancellation Policy:
Withdraw from a class at least 30 days in advance, a refund is issued minus a $5 processing fee. Withdraw 7 to 29 days in advance and receive a 50% refund. Less than 7 days, no refund. Call 616-975-3147 for class cancellations due to severe weather.

Class Discounts

All members receive discounts on classes.
Check out other membership benefits and find out how to join or renew.

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September 15 9:00 am October 29, 2017

Chrysanthemums and More!

September 23 October 21, 2017

Tree-mendous Trees Kids’ Tram Tours

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Classes & Camps: Adult

Fall Photography

Full Class

Join award-winning photographer Dianne Carroll-Burdick for an inspiring and practical approach to capturing the fall colors.

Instructor

Dianne Carroll Burdick

Cost

  • Members $35
  • Non-Members $43
September 30, 2017 10:00 am

Fall Bonsai Show

See a variety of bonsai, from trees in the early stages of training to lovely older trees.

September 30 October 28, 2017

Tree-mendous Trees Kids’ Tram Tours

Board the Kids’ Tram for an engaging experience all about trees.

October 1, 2017 11:00 am

Fall Bonsai Show

See a variety of bonsai, from trees in the early stages of training to lovely older trees.

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Enjoy a rare opportunity to experience a special musical performance.

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Immerse yourself in Oak Park, Illinois.

Cost

  • Members $140
  • Non-Members $160

Join us as we discuss bestselling author Ann Patchett’s State of Wonder: A Novel.