Calendar

Calendar

Featured Events

July 20, 2019

Hosta Show

Join us for the very first hosta leaf show at Meijer Gardens and be amazed by the range of shapes, sizes, colors, patterns and textures available in hosta foliage. 

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: Child

Jul
8
8:30 am 4:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Camp Kaleidoscope: A Wacky Week of Fun

(FIVE-DAY CAMP) Get to know Meijer Gardens in a whole new way with new skills, new experiences and endless fun.

Ages

6-8

Cost

  • Members $225
  • Non-Members $250
Jul
8
9:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Investigate the Japanese Garden Japanese Garden Content

Filled

(ONE-DAY CAMP) Learn about the different elements in The Richard & Helen DeVos Japanese Garden, create your own mini Japanese Garden, and work with a Bonsai artist

Ages

9-12

Cost

  • Members $55
  • Non-Members $65
Japanese Garden Content Incorporates Japanese Garden Content
Jul
8
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Creature Feature

Filled

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Get to know the animals and sculptures at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. 

Ages

4-5

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jul
15
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Photo Ops

Filled

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Combine learning about photography with fun art projects in this engaging camp!

Ages

10-14

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jul
15
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Buckets of Paint

Filled

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) 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
15
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Amazing Animals

Filled

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Explore animal habitats to look for turtles, wood chucks, birds and more. 

Ages

6-7

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jul
15
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Adventures in Drawing

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Sharpen your drawing skills as you sketch still lifes, landscapes and a live dog.

Ages

8-9

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jul
22
9:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Build a Model Treehouse

(TWO-DAY CAMP) Explore Meijer Gardens to gather ideas from animal habitats, sculpture environments, the sculptures themselves and our own Treehouse Village. Then create your own treehouse! 

Ages

10-12

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jul
22
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Clay Every Day

Filled

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Roll, squeeze and shape your way through the week as you work with a different type of clay every day.

Ages

6-7

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jul
22
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Jeepers Creepers

Filled

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Take a hike each day to find weird and wonderful insects that make their home at Meijer Gardens.

Ages

4-5

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95