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September 20, 2019 March 1, 2020

Rebecca Louise Law: The Womb

This exhibition of new work explores the intimate relationship between humankind and nature. At the heart of the exhibition is an installation offering the viewer a solitary, sublime experience of being enveloped in nature. Accompanying mixed media artworks examine the womb as a natural cocoon.

October 15, 2019

Directors’ Walk

Join the directors of the Sculpture and Horticulture departments in exploring the wildflower meadow with Mark di Suvero’s sculpture, Scarlatti, right at the center.

November 2, 2019

Grandparent and Me: iPad Photography

Learn some quick and easy tips about iPad photography.

Events

Classes & Camps

Oct
19
10:00 am 1:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Bonsai Workshop

Bonsai for Beginners

Filled

Learn how to select a tree with bonsai potential, an appropriate pot and the best potting mix.

Instructor

Steve Jetzer

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Oct
19
10:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Natural Dyes

Filled

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
Oct
25
7:00 pm 8:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Children & Families, Adult & Child

Family Night Hike: All About Owls

Filled

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
5
6:00 pm 7:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Introduction to Hydroponics*

Learn about this well-established and fast growing system of modern agriculture to use in your home, from propagation to harvest.

Instructor

GrowCo

Cost

  • Members $60
  • Non-Members $70
Nov
5
6:00 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Fused Glass Bar Set

Filled

Participants will construct a fused glass bar set containing a wine bottle stopper, bottle opener and four stir sticks.

Instructor

Gloria Badiner

Cost

  • Members $75
  • Non-Members $85
Nov
7
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child

Grandparent and Me: Sensory Art

Filled

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
9
10:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Macrame Wall Hanging

Filled

Learn the basic knotting techniques of this versatile form of fiber art, as well as a bit of its history.

Instructor

Kelly Allen

Cost

  • Members $65
  • Non-Members $75
Nov
11
6:00 pm 8:30 pm
Filled

Become acquainted with basic watercolor materials and techniques.

Instructor

Nancy Hart

Cost

  • Members $105
  • Non-Members $115
Nov
13
1:00 pm 4:00 pm
Filled

Learn to create an engaging composition using layering techniques, blending and line work to capture the beauty of colorful flowers and plants.

Instructor

Olivia MacKay

Cost

  • Members $45
  • Non-Members $55