Calendar

Calendar

Featured Events

January 25, 2020

Orchid Show

The Grand Room will be filled with beautiful orchids.

February 8, 2020

Winter Family Day

Bundle up for an outdoor adventure in the Lena Meijer Children's Garden!

February 29, 2020

Who Am I? A Butterfly Ballet - Saturday, February 29, 10 am

 Mark your calendars now for a thoroughly delightful butterfly ballet. 

Events

Classes & Camps: Adult

Jan
20
5:00 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Beginning Gouache

Filled

Gouache is a pigment-rich, water-based medium admired by artists for its vibrant colors. Learn the materials needed and the basic techniques to get started.

Instructor

Nancy Hart

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $60
Jan
21
6:00 pm 7:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

A Gardener’s Journey to Japan*

Discover the similarities and differences between celebrated gardens in Japan and several Japanese gardens in the United States.

Instructor

David Rettig

Cost

  • Members $15
  • Non-Members $20
Jan
22
4:30 pm 5:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Gardens in Glass

Create a garden in miniature inside a unique glass terrarium using a variety of tropical plants.

Instructor

Laura Worth

Cost

  • Members $45
  • Non-Members $55
Jan
26
9:00 am 11:00 am
Classes & Camps: Adult

Photographing Orchids

Filled

Start with a short lesson in the classroom, then spend time photographing the beautiful and interesting entries in the Orchid Show.

Instructor

Dusty Brown

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $40
Feb
1
10:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Creative Hand Lettering

Filled

This class will build upon your own handwriting to create artfully drawn letters.

Instructor

Katie Reitemeier

Cost

  • Members $55
  • Non-Members $65
Feb
4
5:00 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Beginning Oil Painting

Filled

Build a painting from start to finish, exploring techniques for representing three-dimensional forms.

Instructor

Nick Antonakis

Cost

  • Members $95
  • Non-Members $105
Feb
7
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Ikebana Inspired Floral Design

Filled

Create a unique floral arrangement based on principles of ikebana, the Japanese art of floral design.

Instructor

Mandi Stade

Cost

  • Members $55
  • Non-Members $65
Feb
20
1:00 pm 5:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Natural Dyes - New Session

Join Megan Williams of Adventure Textiles and discover the art and science behind achieving natural colors.

Instructor

Megan Williams

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $60
Feb
22
8:00 am 9:00 am
Classes & Camps: Adult

Cabin Fever Yoga - February 22

Join us for a refreshing and meditative session of yoga with well-known instructor, Dean Jeffery.

Instructor

Dean Jeffery

Cost

  • Members $7
  • Non-Members $17
Feb
29
8:00 am 9:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult

Coffee with the Curator

Join our Director of Horticulture, Steve LaWarre, for a special behind the scenes tour of the Fred & Dorothy Fichter Butterflies Are Blooming exhibition. 

Cost

  • Members $15
  • Non-Members $25