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September 7, 2019

Outdoor Portrait Photography

Learn how to adapt your photography knowledge for creating stunning portraits using natural light and strobe light.

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 June 17, 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. 

June 6 7:00 pm September 18, 2019

Fifth Third Bank Summer Concerts at Meijer Gardens

This concert series brings the finest national and international musicians to West Michigan, thrilling music lovers across all genres and all generations.

June 10 August 17, 2019

Kids’ Tram

Board the Kids' Tram for an engaging adventure. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 10:45 am, 11:45 am, 1:45 pm, and 2:45 pm.

Jun
17
9:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Everyday Explorers

Filled

(TWO-DAY CAMP) Spend two days investigating the woods, wetlands and meadows at Meijer Gardens!

Ages

6-7

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jun
17
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Paint Exploration

Filled

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Get out your paint clothes and have fun painting both inside and out!

Ages

6-7

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jun
17
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Movin’ Around The Gardens

Filled

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Join us for a fun, active camp experience marching, jumping, dancing and “flying” your way around Meijer Gardens.  

Ages

4-5

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jun
17
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Architecture and Design

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Use your imagination and a variety of materials such as wood, clay, cardboard, stones and wire to create a house, bridge, sculpture and public building. 

Ages

8-9

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Jun
17
11:00 am 12:00 pm
June 17, 2019 11:00 am / Lena Meijer Children's Garden

Moving to the Music

Come be a part of our musical jam in the Lena Meijer Children's Garden! Whether by playing an instrument, clapping your hands, tapping your toes, or lending a voice, follow along with local musicians as we make music every Monday.