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Calendar

Featured Events

January 8, 2019

Cozy Tales for Chilly Days

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

February 1 August 25, 2019

A National Treasure

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. 

February 23, 2019

Who Am I? A Butterfly Ballet - Saturday, February 23

 Mark your calendars now for a thoroughly delightful butterfly ballet. 

Events

Events in March, 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. 

March 1 9:00 am April 30, 2019

Fred & Dorothy Fichter 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.

Mar
2
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Children & Families, Adult & Child

Family Mindfulness

Spend time with family members practicing mindfulness.

Ages

7-16 with adult

Instructor

Grand Rapids Center for Mindfulness

Cost

  • Members $10 member child, $15 member adult
  • Non-Members $13 non-member child, $18 non-member adult
Mar
4
6:00 pm 8:00 pm

Join us from 6–8 pm at our exclusive member-only Night of the Butterflies!

Mar
10
9:00 am 11:00 am
Classes & Camps: Adult

Butterfly Photography

Filled

Learn techniques for creating fantastic butterfly photos.

Instructor

Dusty Brown

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $40
Mar
10
6:00 pm 8:00 pm

Join us from 6–8 pm at our exclusive member-only Night of the Butterflies!

Mar
11
6:00 pm 8:00 pm

Join us from 6–8 pm at our exclusive member-only Night of the Butterflies!

Mar
12
7:00 pm 8:30 pm

Enjoy a cup of coffee and an Anzac biscuit.

Instructor

Ian Warnock

Cost

  • Members $15
  • Non-Members $20
March 13, 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.

Mar
16
9:30 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult

Beginning Vegetable Gardening*

Learn methods for preparing your site and the importance of good soil.

Instructor

Greg Dunn

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $40