Calendar

Calendar

Featured Events

September 6, 2021

Fall Story Time

Join us for fun, fallinspired, interactive stories.

September 14, 2021

Read & Explore: Art and Gardens Book Group

Join us for our fall book discussion.

November 5, 2021

Volunteer Orientation

Explore Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park’s volunteer program at an open orientation.

Events

Events in October, 2021

September 16 9:00 am October 31, 2021

Virginia Lee Montgomery: Sword in the Sphinx

Virginia Lee Montgomery (VLM) is participating in 2021 ArtPrize with her sculpture Sword in the Sphinx, exhibited at the Welcome Center entrance. The exhibition continues in our Courtyard Level, near the Peter M. Wege Library, where four of VLM's marble sculptures are on display.

September 17 9:00 am October 31, 2021

Chrysanthemums & More!

Peruse pathways aglow with vibrant fall plantings, paying attention to how their look and mood change as you move from the intensity of sun-filled spaces to the understated low light of autumn afternoons.

Oct
1
9:30 am 12:00 pm

Add more color and interest to your autumn garden.

Instructor

Rebecca Marquardt

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $40
October 1, 2021 10:00 am

Volunteer Orientation

Explore Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park’s volunteer program at an open orientation.

October 1, 2021 10:30 am / Lena Meijer Children's Garden

Backpack Adventures

Join us in the Lena Meijer Children’s Garden for Backpack Adventures! These discovery walks, led by Art & Garden Play Activity Leaders, conclude with a story time and provide a fun way to explore art and horticulture with “Big Kid” backpack tools.

Oct
2
10:00 am 1:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Bonsai Workshop

Bonsai for Beginners - October 2

Filled

Learn how to select a tree with bonsai potential, an appropriate pot and the best potting mix.

Instructor

Scott Zomerlei

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
October 2, 2021 10:00 am

Fall Bonsai Show

See a variety of bonsai on display.

Oct
2
12:30 pm 3:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Bonsai Workshop

Beginning Bonsai for Families

Filled

Begin your bonsai journey!

Ages

10+ with Adult

Cost

  • Members $85 member family
  • Non-Members $95 nonmember family
Oct
3
10:00 am 1:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Bonsai Workshop

Bonsai for Beginners - October 3

Filled

Learn how to select a tree with bonsai potential, an appropriate pot and the best potting mix.

Instructor

Scott Zomerlei

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $95
Oct
3
11:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult, Bonsai Workshop

Intermediate Bonsai Workshop

Filled

Join local expert Steve Jetzer as he guides bonsai enthusiasts in training limber pine. 

Instructor

Steve Jetzer

Cost

  • Members $90
  • Non-Members $100