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Featured Events

November 23, 2021

Santa & Mrs. Claus Visits

All guests are welcome to share their holiday wishes with Santa & Mrs. Claus in the Lena Meijer Tropical Conservatory. Tuesday evenings through December 21.

November 30, 2021

Wintertime Walks

Winter in the Children’s Garden can be chilly, but fun for all ages!

December 13, 2021

Member Holiday Party - Adult Party (18+)

The fourth of our Member Holiday Parties during the University of Michigan Health–West Christmas & Holiday Traditions exhibition—for adults only!

Events

Events

This beloved exhibition begins in November and runs through the entire month of December and into January each year. It includes 46 trees and cultural displays, over 300,000 colorful lights both indoors and outdoors, choirs, rooftop reindeer, as well as the wonderful Railway Garden.

Dec
4
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Children & Families

Gingerbread Trolley - December 4, 10 am

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Visit the Railway Garden for inspiration!

Ages

Families with children 5 and up

Cost

  • Members $45 member family
  • Non-Members $55 nonmember family
Dec
4
12:30 pm 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Children & Families

Gingerbread Trolley - December 4, 12:30 pm

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Visit the Railway Garden for inspiration!

Ages

Families with children 5 and up

Cost

  • Members $45 member family
  • Non-Members $55 nonmember family
December 4, 2021 1:00 pm

Rooftop Reindeer

Each Saturday through December 18, reindeer will be on-hand in Michigan's Farm Garden.

Experience the University of Michigan Health-West Christmas & Holiday Traditions exhibition at your own pace during this self-guided program, designed especially for Scouts! 

December 5, 2021 6:00 pm

Member Holiday Party - December 5

The second of our Member Holiday Parties during the University of Michigan Health–West Christmas & Holiday Traditions exhibition.

Dec
6
6:00 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Photographing Holiday Lights

Learn the basics for beautiful seasonal photographs.

Instructor

Cory Olsen

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $40
December 7, 2021 11:15 am

Wintertime Walks

Winter in the Children’s Garden can be chilly, but fun for all ages!

This moving, thought-provoking reflection will surely promote deep and insightful discussion.

Dec
7
2:00 pm 4:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Minimalist Holiday Wreath

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Reimagine traditional holiday decorations and make a unique minimalist wreath.

Instructor

Elizabeth Wesley-Martin

Cost

  • Members $65
  • Non-Members $75