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Featured Events

June 16, 2020 January 3, 2021

George Segal: Body Language

This exhibition focuses on George Segal's remarkable versatility in representing body language across different media, including not only his trademark plaster sculptures but also various print techniques. 

August 9, 2020

Sunday Strings

We are pleased to introduce Sunday Strings! From 2 – 3 pm on Sunday, July 12, Sunday, August 9, and Sunday, September 13, we will be featuring a variety of live chamber music performed outdoors for guests to enjoy.

Neuron by Roxy Paine
August 20, 2020

Neurons & Seed Pods

Join our Meijer Gardens’ Educators for a live and interactive virtual visit to our Sculpture Park to zoom in on some works of art. We will practice looking closely, thinking deeply, and asking questions to make discoveries and reflect on how artists draw inspiration from the world around us.

Events

Events in May, 2020

May 9, 2020 9:00 am

Michigan All State Bonsai Show

This on-site event has been canceled. Participate in our virtual show at MeijerGardens.org/bonsai

Join bonsai artists, aficionados and admirers from across the Midwest to see stunning bonsai on display in the Huizenga Grand Room.

May
9
9:30 am 12:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Bonsai Workshop

Korean Hornbeam Forest Workshop

Filled

This event has been canceled.

Ron Milostan will lead class participants in creating a forest in the Chinese style of Penjing using Korean Hornbeams.

Instructor

Ronald Milostan

Cost

  • Members $160
  • Non-Members $170
May
9
10:00 am 1:00 pm
Filled

This event has been canceled.

Learn the basics of bonsai working with ‘Tiger Bark’ Ficus.

Instructor

Bill Struhar

Cost

  • Members $80
  • Non-Members $90
May
9
1:30 pm 4:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Bonsai Workshop

Harland Boxwood Workshop

Filled

This event has been canceled.

Harland boxwoods are native to southern China and are immune to boxwood blight.

Instructor

Mark Fields

Cost

  • Members $70
  • Non-Members $80
May
9
2:00 pm 5:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult, Bonsai Workshop

Bring Your Own Tree Workshop - May 9

This event has been canceled.

Bring one or two bonsai and work on styling or refining your trees with expert guidance.

Instructor

Guest Artist Muaro Stemberger

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $60
May 10, 2020 11:00 am

Michigan All State Bonsai Show

This on-site event has been canceled. Participate in our virtual show at MeijerGardens.org/bonsai

Join bonsai artists, aficionados and admirers from across the Midwest to see stunning bonsai on display in the Huizenga Grand Room.

May
10
11:30 am 1:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult, Bonsai Workshop

‘Shimpaku’ Juniper Workshop

Filled

This event has been canceled.

‘Shimpaku’ junipers are one of the best varieties of juniper for bonsai.

Instructor

Ken Huth

Cost

  • Members $65
  • Non-Members $75
May
10
1:30 pm 3:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult, Bonsai Workshop

Japanese Flowering Apricot Workshop

Filled

This event has been canceled.

Japanese flowering apricot trees are a classic flowering tree used in bonsai.

Instructor

Jim Beck

Cost

  • Members $60
  • Non-Members $70
May
10
2:00 pm 5:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult, Bonsai Workshop

Bring Your Own Tree Workshop - May 10

This event has been canceled.

Bring one or two bonsai and work on styling or refining your trees with expert guidance.

Instructor

Guest Artist Mauro Stemberger

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $60
May
11
6:30 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Lovely Lavender* - May 11

This class has been cancelled.

In addition to learning all about lavender, guests will sample foods made with lavender.

Instructor

Connie Hanson

Cost

  • Members $40
  • Non-Members $50