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September 7, 2019

Outdoor Portrait Photography

Learn how to adapt your photography knowledge for creating stunning portraits using natural light and strobe light.

September 20, 2019 March 1, 2020

Rebecca Louise Law: The Womb

In this impactful gallery exhibition, Rebecca Louise Law: The Womb, new work by the artist will be presented in an immersive installation in the Balk Gallery. Law’s use of natural materials, mainly floral, encourage the viewer to experience the relationship between humanity and nature.

September 24, 2019

Wege Environmental Lecture: Monarchs, Milkweed and Migration with Dr. Anurag Agrawal

Join scientist, author, and monarch butterfly expert Dr. Anurag Agrawal as he explores, through striking visual imagery, the fascinating natural history of monarchs and milkweed, revealing the coevolutionary battle between monarchs and milkweed’s famous toxins.

Events

Classes & Camps: Adult & Child

Sep
14
10:00 am 11:30 am
Filled

Take a short walk out to the Japanese Garden, then work in pairs to create your own mini-Japanese garden.

Ages

6-10 with adult
Sep
21
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child

Grandparent and Me: Construction Fun

Dig in for a fun time working together to measure, “paint,” hammer, and build!

Ages

4-5 with adult

Cost

  • Members $18 per child, $18 per adult
  • Non-Members $22 per child, $22 per adult
Oct
3
10:00 am 11:30 am

Have fun learning how horses work, run and play through songs, movement, stories and art.

Ages

3 with adult

Cost

  • Members $18 per child, $18 per adult
  • Non-Members $22 per child, $22 per adult
Oct
12
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child

Grandparent and Me: Working with Wood

Learn about shapes, space and pattern.

Ages

6-10 with adult

Cost

  • Members $18 per child, $18 per adult
  • Non-Members $22 per child, $22 per adult
Oct
17
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child

Grandparent and Me: Shapes

Come explore the wonderful world of shapes!

Ages

3 with adult

Cost

  • Members $18 per child, $18 per adult
  • Non-Members $22 per child, $22 per adult
Oct
25
7:00 pm 8:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Children & Families, Adult & Child

Family Night Hike: All About Owls

Join us for an evening tour looking for owls on the grounds of Meijer Gardens.

Ages

6+ with adult

Instructor

Sally Triant

Cost

  • Members $10 member child, $15 member adult
  • Non-Members $13 non-member child, $18 non-member adult
Nov
2
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child

Grandparent and Me: iPad Photography

Learn some quick and easy tips about iPad photography.

Ages

8+ with adult

Cost

  • Members $18 per child, $18 per adult
  • Non-Members $22 per child, $22 per adult
Nov
7
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child

Grandparent and Me: Sensory Art

Spend some time with your favorite 3-year-old at engaging “sensory stations.”

Ages

3 with adult

Cost

  • Members $18 per child, $18 per adult
  • Non-Members $22 per child, $22 per adult
Nov
16
10:00 am 12:00 pm

Visit the gallery exhibition with works by Rebecca Louise Law, then choose from a wide variety of materials to add to your one-of-a-kind branch mobile.

Ages

7-10 with adult

Cost

  • Members $18 per child, $18 per adult
  • Non-Members $22 per child, $22 per adult
Nov
21
10:00 am 11:30 am

Learn the signs of winter in Michigan, including why animals hibernate.

Ages

3 with adult

Cost

  • Members $18 per child, $18 per adult
  • Non-Members $22 per child, $22 per adult