Classes & Camps

Classes & Camps

For All Ages and Interests.

More than 130 classes for adults, children, and parent/child pairs are offered year-round, and more than 30 engaging summer camps for children ages 4 to 14 are offered each summer. Camps vary from week-long to 4-day, 2-day and 1-day camps and run from mid-June through mid-August.

Take an interactive tour of our new Covenant Learning Center here!

Tips for Signing Up

The schedule for summer camps publishes in February; sign-up early as space is limited! For more information about any individual class or camp, email our Classes Coordinator or call 616-975-3147. Scholarship assistance for children and adults is available; for information, call 616-975-3184. If a class or camp is full, call 616-975-3147 to put your name on a waiting list.

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 616-975-3147 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

Jan
22
4:30 pm 5:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Gardens in Glass

Create a garden in miniature inside a unique glass terrarium using a variety of tropical plants.

Instructor

Laura Worth

Cost

  • Members $45
  • Non-Members $55
Jan
25
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child

Grandparent and Me: Plant a Terrarium

Filled

Share the fun experience of creating a terrarium!

Ages

6-10 with adult

Cost

  • Members $18 per child, $18 per adult
  • Non-Members $22 per child, $22 per adult
Jan
26
9:00 am 11:00 am
Classes & Camps: Adult

Photographing Orchids

Filled

Start with a short lesson in the classroom, then spend time photographing the beautiful and interesting entries in the Orchid Show.

Instructor

Dusty Brown

Cost

  • Members $30
  • Non-Members $40
Feb
1
10:00 am 11:30 am

Have fun exploring animal survival techniques, presentations, stories, games, and art projects.

Ages

3 and older

Cost

  • Members $5
  • Non-Members $10
Feb
1
10:00 am 2:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Creative Hand Lettering

Filled

This class will build upon your own handwriting to create artfully drawn letters.

Instructor

Katie Reitemeier

Cost

  • Members $55
  • Non-Members $65
Feb
4
5:00 pm 8:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Beginning Oil Painting

Filled

Build a painting from start to finish, exploring techniques for representing three-dimensional forms.

Instructor

Nick Antonakis

Cost

  • Members $95
  • Non-Members $105
Feb
7
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Ikebana Inspired Floral Design

Filled

Create a unique floral arrangement based on principles of ikebana, the Japanese art of floral design.

Instructor

Mandi Stade

Cost

  • Members $55
  • Non-Members $65
Feb
8
10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult & Child

Grandparent and Me: Chocolate

Filled

Work in pairs to make a wild and wonderful sculpture from chocolate clay!

Ages

6-10 with adult

Cost

  • Members $18 per child, $18 per adult
  • Non-Members $22 per child, $22 per adult
Feb
15
10:00 am 11:30 am

Have fun exploring animal survival techniques, presentations, stories, games, and art projects.

Ages

3 and older

Cost

  • Members $5
  • Non-Members $10
Feb
20
1:00 pm 5:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Natural Dyes - New Session

Join Megan Williams of Adventure Textiles and discover the art and science behind achieving natural colors.

Instructor

Megan Williams

Cost

  • Members $50
  • Non-Members $60