Calendar

Calendar

Featured Events

May 21, 2022

Japanese Tea Ceremony in the Teahouse

Witness the Japanese art of chanoyu, or tea ceremony.

June 12 August 20, 2022

Children’s Garden Summer Activities

Check at the Information Center located in the Lena Meijer Children's Garden for special weekly programs and activities.

Events

Lectures & Workshops

June 21, 2022 6:30 pm

Juneteenth Poetry Workshop

Walk through the galleries with Amber Oudsema, Curator of Arts Education. Look in-depth at two works in particular that relate to the idea of the American dream as it relates to African American people in Yinka Shonibare CBE’s work. Then spend an hour and a half with GRCC professor of English, Mursalata Muhammad, who will guide you in an ekphrastic poetry writing activity. 

Instructor

Mursalata Muhammad