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July 26, 2019

An Evening with Lyle Lovett and his Large Band

An Evening with Lyle Lovett and his Large Band: A singer, composer and actor, Lyle Lovett has broadened the definition of American music in a career that spans 14 albums.

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

Events on May 12, 2019

February 1 9:00 am August 25, 2019

A National Treasure: Fred Meijer, His Collection and Legacy

Although never formally trained in the visual arts or art history, Fred Meijer was deeply interested in cultural endeavors and history, and had a long interest in sculpture. 

May 12, 2019 11:00 am

Michigan All-State Bonsai Show

Enjoy stunning bonsai trees on display in the Huizenga Grand Room.

May
12
11:30 am 2:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Bonsai Workshop

In-Depth Beginner’s Bonsai Workshop

Filled

Explore the art of bonsai in more depth and learn about the many different styles possible.

Instructor

Tim Priest

Cost

  • Members $75
  • Non-Members $85
May
12
12:00 pm 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Bonsai Workshop

Fukien Tea Bonsai Workshop

Filled

Create a lovely bonsai using Fukien tea, a tropical plant that has glossy leaves, white flowers, and small berries. 

Instructor

Jim Beck

Cost

  • Members $95
  • Non-Members $105
May
12
1:30 pm 3:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Bonsai Workshop

‘Morris Midget’ Boxwood Bonsai

Learn the basic techniques of how to shape, train and repot a bonsai.

Instructor

Ken Huth

Cost

  • Members $70
  • Non-Members $80
May
12
2:00 pm 5:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Bonsai Workshop

Bring Your Own Tree Workshop (Sunday Session)

Bring one to three bonsai currently in development and work on styling and refining your trees with expert guidance from Guest Artist Todd Schlafer.

Instructor

Todd Schlafer

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $60