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March 1 April 30, 2019

Butterflies Are Blooming

This temporary, annual exhibition features thousands of tropical butterflies from Central and South America, Africa and Asia freely flying in the Tropical Conservatory. From March 1 through April 30, experience butterflies close up and watch them emerge from their chrysalises right before your eyes.

April 14, 2019

Great American Collectors

Fred Meijer, as an art collector

May 11, 2019

Michigan All-State Bonsai Show

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

Events

Events in January, 2019

Sep
14
Jan
6
September 14, 2018 January 6, 2019

Process and Presence: Contemporary Disability Sculpture

Through the finest examples of three-dimensional practice (sculpture, ceramics, performance, installation and video art), this exhibition emphasizes the relationship between disability and the fundamental human experiences of change and embodiment.

November 20, 2018 January 6, 2019

Christmas and Holiday Traditions Around the World

A marvelous exhibition beginning in November and running through the entire month of December and part of January each year. It includes 42 trees and cultural displays, nearly 400,000 colorful lights both indoors and outdoors, choirs, rooftop reindeer, as well as the beloved Railway Garden.

January 8, 2019 10:30 am

Cozy Tales for Chilly Days

On cold winter days that call for indoor activities, join us for Cozy Tales for Chilly Days! 

Ages

2-5
Jan
12
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Winter Photography

Filled

Capture winter’s beauty as you learn tips for photographing in cold weather and extreme light conditions.

Instructor

Cory Olsen

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $40
January 15, 2019 10:30 am

Cozy Tales for Chilly Days

On cold winter days that call for indoor activities, join us for Cozy Tales for Chilly Days! 

Ages

2-5
Jan
15
4:30 pm 5:30 pm
Filled

Create a garden in miniature.

Instructor

Julie Francke

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $60
January 16, 2019 10:00 am

Volunteer Orientation - Morning Sessions

Join others who are interested in volunteering and learn about all the current opportunities to serve at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park at this morning orientation session.

Jan
19
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child

Grandparent and Me: Construction Fun

Filled

Dig in for a fun time working together.

Ages

4-5 with adult

Cost

  • Members $18 member child, 18 member adult
  • Non-Members $22 non-member child, 22 non-member adult
January 22, 2019 10:30 am

Cozy Tales for Chilly Days

On cold winter days that call for indoor activities, join us for Cozy Tales for Chilly Days! 

Ages

2-5
Jan
22
6:00 pm 8:00 pm
Filled

Get a jump on your seed starting for this spring!

Instructor

Elizabeth Pitzer

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $40