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Spring Break Experience: Spring-spiration!

Spring-spiration! (Ages 4–5, 6–8, 9–11) $35 per person members | $45 per person nonmembers   Ages: 4–5 years – Garden Friends! (Class Full) What do flies, frogs and spiders have in common? They’re all garden friends! With magnifying glasses, bug

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Butterfly Resin Jewelry (Adults and Teens 14+)

THIS CLASS IS SOLD OUT! Butterfly Resin Jewelry (Adults and Teens 14+) Capture nature’s fleeting beauty in stunning, wearable art. Learn to create unique epoxy resin jewelry pieces featuring delicate pressed flowers, leaves, and even captivating butterfly wings sourced from

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Crochet for Beginners – Granny Squares (Adults)

THIS CLASS IS SOLD OUT! Crochet for Beginners – Granny Squares (Adults) Learn to crochet granny squares in this hands-on class. We’ll go over crocheting basics including starting and ending a project, basic stitches, reading patterns and joining pieces together.

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Mosaic Stepping Stone (Adults)

THIS CLASS IS SOLD OUT! Add extra beauty to your garden or landscaping with a mosaic stepping stone! Amber Oudsema, Curator of Arts Education, leads you through the process of inlaying glass and ceramic pieces into concrete-filled molds, creating a

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Spring Foraging (Adults)(MNLA CEU)

This event is SOLD OUT. Spring Foraging (Adults)(MNLA CEU) In this off-site class at the Outdoor Discovery Center, learn about the abundance of “wild foods” in Southwest Michigan and discover how sustainable foraging can deepen your connection with the natural

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Spring Break Experience: Clay Mania!

THESE CLASSES ARE SOLD OUT! Clay-Mania! (Ages 4–5, 6–8) $35 per person members | $45 per person nonmembers   Ages: 4–5 years – Clay Creations! (Class Full) Learn how to make scented and air-dry clay—and how to add super scents

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Spring Colors Living Wreath (CANCELLED)

THIS CLASS IS NOW CANCELLED. Spring Colors Living Wreath (Adults) (MNLA CEU & GLFA CEU) Create a unique, beautiful living wreath with Meijer Gardens Horticulturist Elizabeth Wesley-Martin, Michigan Certified Florist! Starting with a 16-inch wreath base, build a lovely form

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Floral Chinese Ink Drawing (Adults)

THIS CLASS IS SOLD OUT! Floral Chinese Ink Drawing (Adults) Learn ink drawing techniques from teaching artist Lotus Liu, using traditional Chinese methods and brushes. Explore spring blooms on our grounds, then return to the classroom for a guided painting

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Pruning Trees and Shrubs (Adults)(MNLA CEU)

THIS CLASS IS SOLD OUT! Pruning Trees and Shrubs (Adults)(MNLA CEU) Bring out the natural beauty of your trees, shrubs, evergreens and hedges, by learning to prune with confidence! Join Becky Pobst, Community Forestry Project Manager at Friends of Grand

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HOURS

Sunday 11 am - 5 pm
Monday 9 am - 5 pm
Tuesday 9 am - 9 pm
Wednesday 9 am - 5 pm
Thursday 9 am - 5 pm
Friday 9 am - 5 pm
Saturday 9 am - 5 pm

RATES

Members (with ID) FREE
Adults (14-64) $20.00
Seniors (65 and older) $15.00
Students (with student ID) $15.00
Museums for All $2.00
Children (3-13) $10
Children (2 and younger) FREE

CONTACT US

scheduled grounds maintenance

On Tuesday, April 16, the Treehouse Village and Woodland Boardwalk in the Lena Meijer Children’s Garden and the Gwen Frostic Woodland Shade Garden will be closed due to tree removal for the safety of our guests. Thank you for your understanding. 

Garden closures

Please note: The Harvey Lemmen Sculpture Gallery in the Sculpture Park will be closed May 20-21 for scheduled tree work. Thank you for your understanding.

Spring Break Hours

Extended Hours

Enjoy extended spring break hours until 9 pm on April 1-5.

Extended Member Early Hours

Each Sunday from 9-11 am during Fred & Dorothy Fichter Butterflies Are Blooming and Saturday, April 6, from 8-9 am. 

HOURS

Sunday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

RATES

Members (with ID) FREE
Adults (14-64) $20.00
Seniors (65 and older) $15.00
Students (with student ID) $15.00
Museums for All $2.00
Children (3-13) $10
Children (2 and younger) FREE