Calendar

Calendar

Featured Events

May 21, 2022

Japanese Tea Ceremony in the Teahouse

Witness the Japanese art of chanoyu, or tea ceremony.

June 12 August 20, 2022

Children’s Garden Summer Activities

Check at the Information Center located in the Lena Meijer Children's Garden for special weekly programs and activities.

Events

Events in December, 2021

This beloved exhibition begins in November and runs through the entire month of December and into January each year. It includes 46 trees and cultural displays, over 300,000 colorful lights both indoors and outdoors, choirs, rooftop reindeer, as well as the wonderful Railway Garden.

Dec
4
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Children & Families

Gingerbread Trolley - December 4, 10 am

Filled

Visit the Railway Garden for inspiration!

Ages

Families with children 5 and up

Cost

  • Members $45 member family
  • Non-Members $55 nonmember family
Dec
4
12:30 pm 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Children & Families

Gingerbread Trolley - December 4, 12:30 pm

Filled

Visit the Railway Garden for inspiration!

Ages

Families with children 5 and up

Cost

  • Members $45 member family
  • Non-Members $55 nonmember family
Dec
6
6:00 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Photographing Holiday Lights

Learn the basics for beautiful seasonal photographs.

Instructor

Cory Olsen

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $40
Dec
7
2:00 pm 4:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Minimalist Holiday Wreath

Filled

Reimagine traditional holiday decorations and make a unique minimalist wreath.

Instructor

Elizabeth Wesley-Martin

Cost

  • Members $65
  • Non-Members $75
Dec
11
8:00 am 9:00 am
Classes & Camps: Adult

Yoga Among the Holiday Trees

Filled

Relax in the quiet beauty of Meijer Gardens at holiday time.

Instructor

Funky Buddha Yoga Hothouse

Cost

  • Members $7
  • Non-Members $17
Dec
11
10:00 am 11:30 am
Filled

 Plants can be more than just a decoration for your desk.

Instructor

Stephanie Clark

Cost

  • Members $45
  • Non-Members $55
Dec
11
2:00 pm 4:00 pm

This holiday season, let’s take that funky junk and turn it into something new! 

Ages

8+

Instructor

Jean Barber

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $40
Dec
11
2:00 pm 4:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

DIY Eco-Printed Furoshiki

Filled

Learn how to do your part to reduce the excess waste of the holiday season. 

Instructor

Maddie Ek

Cost

  • Members $45
  • Non-Members $55
Dec
14
6:00 pm 7:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Children & Families

Gingerbread Trolley - December 14

Filled

Use frosting, marshmallows, candy bits and your imagination to decorate a one-of-a-kind gingerbread trolley.

Ages

Families with children 5 and up

Cost

  • Members $45 member family
  • Non-Members $55 nonmember family