Calendar

Calendar

Featured Events

May 9, 2020

Just for Moms

Treat your mom (or another special person in your life) with unique Mother’s Day activities in the Lena Meijer Children’s Garden!

May 16, 2020

Japanese Tea Ceremony in the Teahouse - May 16

Witness the Japanese art of chanoyu, or tea ceremony.

September 23, 2020

Great Gardens Party

Celebrate the change of seasons and spend a beautiful evening at Meijer Gardens this fall.

Events

Classes & Camps: Summer Camp

Jun
8
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child, Summer Camp

Grandparent and Me: Totally Turtles

Filled

(ONE-DAY CAMP) Find out what turtles eat, where they live and how they move through group art activites, songs and a story.

Ages

3 with adult

Cost

  • Members $18 per child, $18 per adult
  • Non-Members $22 per child, $22 per adult
Jun
9
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child, Summer Camp

Grandparent and Me: Plant Pals - Morning Camp

Filled

(ONE-DAY CAMP) Learn different uses for plants, make an edible sculpture, and take home your own tomato plant! 

Ages

4-5 with adult

Cost

  • Members $18 per child, $18 per adult
  • Non-Members $22 per child, $22 per adult
Jun
9
2:00 pm 3:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child, Summer Camp

Grandparent and Me: Plant Pals - Afternoon Camp

(ONE-DAY CAMP) Learn different uses for plants, make an edible sculpture, and take home your own tomato plant! 

Ages

4-5 with adult

Cost

  • Members $18 per child, $18 per adult
  • Non-Members $22 per child, $22 per adult
Jun
15 16
9:00 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Amphibians and Reptiles - NEW!

(TWO-DAY CAMP—Monday AND Tuesday, June 15-16, from 9 am-2 pm) Become a Junior Herpetologist by creating a field-guide as you learn what makes reptiles and amphibians so amazing and unique!

Ages

8-9

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jun
15 18
9:30 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Silly Sculpture

(FOUR-DAY CAMP—Monday THROUGH Thursday, June 15-18, from 9:30 am-12 pm) Play silly games and take wacky walks through the gardens.

Ages

4-5

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jun
15 19
8:30 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Camp Kaleidoscope - June 15-19

(FIVE-DAY CAMP—Monday THROUGH Friday, July 15-19, from 8:30 am-4:30 pm) Explore the Japanese Garden, Children’s Garden, Farm Garden and Sculpture Park with a kaleidoscope of kid-friendly activities.

Ages

6-8

Cost

  • Members $225
  • Non-Members $250
Jun
22
9:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Japanese Garden and Art Experience

(ONE-DAY CAMP) Start in the Japanese Garden, using iPads for a scavenger hunt, then head back to the classroom to create a mini garden with a Japanese influence.

Ages

9-12

Cost

  • Members $55
  • Non-Members $65
Jun
22 26
8:30 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Camp Kaleidoscope - June 22-26

(FIVE-DAY CAMP—Monday THROUGH Friday, July 22-26, from 8:30 am-4:30 pm) Explore the Japanese Garden, Children’s Garden, Farm Garden and Sculpture Park with a kaleidoscope of kid-friendly activities.

Ages

6-8

Cost

  • Members $225
  • Non-Members $250
Jun
23
9:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Plenty of Art

(ONE-DAY CAMP) Tap into your creative energy!

Ages

6-8

Cost

  • Members $55
  • Non-Members $65
Jul
6 9
9:30 am
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Photo Ops

(FOUR-DAY CAMP—Monday THROUGH Thursday, July 6-9, from 9:30 am-12 pm) Combine learning about photography with fun art projects in this engaging camp!

Ages

10-14

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95