Classes & Camps

Classes & Camps

For All Ages and Interests.

More than 130 classes for adults, children, and adult/child pairs are offered year-round, and more than 30 engaging camps for children ages 4 to 14 are offered each summer. 

Take an interactive tour of our Covenant Learning Center here.

*Registration for 2021 summer camps will open in mid-May. Check back here or see our camp offerings in the summer issue of your Seasons member magazine.

Tips for Signing Up

For more information about any individual class or camp, or to add your name to a waiting list for a full class, email our Classes Coordinator or call 616.974.5225. Scholarship assistance for children and adults is available. 

Register online by viewing the Classes and Camps below under "Events".

Please note:
Children are not allowed to accompany adults to adult-only classes.

Cancellation Policy:
Withdraw from a class at least 30 days in advance, a refund is issued minus a $5 processing fee. Withdraw 7 to 29 days in advance and receive a 50% refund. Less than 7 days, no refund. Call 616-974-5225 for class cancellations due to severe weather.

Class Discounts

All members receive discounts on classes.
Check out other membership benefits and find out how to join or renew.

Events

Events

Oct
30
10:00 am 1:00 pm
Filled

Introduce yourself to the art of plant illustration in a relaxed atmosphere.

Instructor

Nancy Hart

Cost

  • Members $65
  • Non-Members $75
Oct
30
1:00 pm 3:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child

Cancelled - Carnivorous Plants

Learn about this unique group of plants by observing samples up close.

Ages

7-9

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $40
Nov
3
1:00 pm 4:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Felted Luminaries - November 3

Filled

Create a hand-felted luminary using merino wool and silk, to brighten the holiday season!

Instructor

Kathy Forzley

Cost

  • Members $65
  • Non-Members $75
Nov
4
10:00 am 1:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Beginning Gel Plate Printing

Filled

You’ll love exploring the endless designs you can create using gel plate printing. 

Instructor

Katie Reitemeir

Cost

  • Members $75
  • Non-Members $85
Nov
9
6:00 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

DIY Hydroponic Microgreens

Learn why hydroponics is quickly becoming the future of farming.

Instructor

Mud Lake Farms

Cost

  • Members $70
  • Non-Members $80
Nov
11
10:00 am 1:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Beginning Gel Plate Printing

If you enjoy playing with color and pattern, you’ll love exploring the endless designs you can create using gel plate printing.

Instructor

Katie Reitemeier

Cost

  • Members $75
  • Non-Members $85
Nov
11
6:00 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Composting 101

Filled

Luis Chen shares everything you need to know to begin composting at home.

Instructor

Luis Chen

Cost

  • Members $80
  • Non-Members $90
Nov
13
10:00 am 1:00 pm
Filled

Learn how to observe plants and flowers in our conservatories, then use watercolors and micro pens to transfer what you see to paper.

Instructor

Nancy Hart

Cost

  • Members $65
  • Non-Members $75
Nov
13
1:00 pm 4:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Felted Luminaries - November 13

Filled

Create a hand-felted luminary using merino wool and silk, to brighten the holiday season!

Instructor

Kathy Forzley

Cost

  • Members $65
  • Non-Members $75
Dec
4
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Children & Families

Gingerbread Trolley - December 4, 10 am

Visit the Railway Garden for inspiration.

Ages

Families with children 5 and up

Cost

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