Calendar

Calendar

Featured Events

June 16, 2020 January 3, 2021

George Segal: Body Language

This exhibition focuses on George Segal's remarkable versatility in representing body language across different media, including not only his trademark plaster sculptures but also various print techniques. 

July 12, 2020

Sunday Strings

We are pleased to introduce Sunday Strings! From 2 – 3 pm on Sunday, July 12, Sunday, August 9, and Sunday, September 13, we will be featuring a variety of live chamber music performed in the DeVos Van Andel Piazza, near The American Horse.

August 4, 2020

Read & Explore: Art and Gardens Book Discussion for Families

This summer our popular book discussion for families will explore the Newberry Honor book My Side of the Mountain by Jean Craighead George.

Events

Events

July 12, 2020 / Lena Meijer Children's Garden

Children’s Garden Summer Activities

Whether it’s engaging with story-times, investigating Discovery Cart materials, exploring self-guided activities, or joining in with a guest performer, the Children’s Garden is the place to be all summer long! Check at the Information Center for what’s happening daily.

June 16, 2020 January 3, 2021

George Segal: Body Language

This exhibition focuses on George Segal's remarkable versatility in representing body language across different media, including not only his trademark plaster sculptures but also various print techniques. 

Explore the Sculpture Park with Curator of Arts Education, Amber Oudsema, during an hour-long walk, discussing sculptures that focus on the human figure.

Instructor

Amber Oudsema, Curator of Arts Education
July 12, 2020 2:00 pm

Sunday Strings

We are pleased to introduce Sunday Strings! From 2 – 3 pm on Sunday, July 12, Sunday, August 9, and Sunday, September 13, we will be featuring a variety of live chamber music performed in the DeVos Van Andel Piazza, near The American Horse.

July 13, 2020 / Lena Meijer Children's Garden

Children’s Garden Summer Activities

Whether it’s engaging with story-times, investigating Discovery Cart materials, exploring self-guided activities, or joining in with a guest performer, the Children’s Garden is the place to be all summer long! Check at the Information Center for what’s happening daily.

Jul
13 14
9:00 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Build a Model Tree House (cancelled)

This event has been cancelled.

(TWO-DAY CAMP—Monday AND Tuesday, July 13-14, from 9 am-2 pm) Explore Meijer Gardens to gather ideas from our woodlands, sculpture environments, the sculptures themselves and our own Treehouse Village.

Ages

10-12

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jul
13 16
9:30 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Buckets of Paint - July 13-16 (cancelled)

This event has been cancelled.

(FOUR-DAY CAMP—Monday THROUGH Thursday, July 13-16, from 9:30 am-12 pm) Follow paths, bridges and hills to see patterns, textures and colors. Then use this inspiration to create a fun paint project every day.

Ages

4-5

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jul
13 16
9:30 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Dynamite Drawing (cancelled)

This event has been cancelled.

(FOUR-DAY CAMP—Monday THROUGH Thursday, June 12-15, from 9:30 am-12 pm) Sharpen your drawing skills or learn new ones as you draw landscapes, still lifes and a live dog under the gentle guidance of our art instructor.

Ages

8-9

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jul
13 16
9:30 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Amazing Animals (cancelled)

This event has been cancelled.

(FOUR-DAY CAMP—Monday THROUGH Thursday, July 15-18, from 9:30 am-12 pm) Take a walk each day to explore animal habitats and look for turtles, woodchucks and birds!

Ages

6-7

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
July 14, 2020 / Lena Meijer Children's Garden

Children’s Garden Summer Activities

Whether it’s engaging with story-times, investigating Discovery Cart materials, exploring self-guided activities, or joining in with a guest performer, the Children’s Garden is the place to be all summer long! Check at the Information Center for what’s happening daily.