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Plant a Cut Flower Garden (Adults) (MNLA CEU)

THIS CLASS IS SOLD OUT! Plant a Cut Flower Garden (Adults) (MNLA CEU) Learn how to grow a cut flower garden in this beginner’s class, from preparing your soil and seed starting to proper planting and harvesting techniques. Discover how

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Botanical Illustration with Colored Pencil (Adults)

THIS CLASS IS SOLD OUT! Botanical Illustration with Colored Pencil (Adults) Learn colored pencil techniques such as blending, layering and rendering with botanicals as the subject matter in this two-session class designed for beginners. Nancy Hart, Illustration Program Chair at

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Goat-Milk Soap Workshop (Adults)

THIS CLASS IS SOLD OUT! Goat-Milk Soap Workshop (Adults) March 6 at 2:30 pm or 6 pm Make your own nourishing goat milk soap using a variety of organic oils and plants, plus pure essential oils. Learn more about Dreamgoats

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Art Journaling (Adults)

THIS CLASS IS SOLD OUT! Art journaling—an outlet for relaxed, colorful expression–invites artistic intuition. Part scrapbook, part journal, it’s a stress-free way to combine words and color into a visual diary reflecting your unique style. Receive a 7-by-10-iinch mixed media

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Homemade Sourdough Bagels (Adults)

THIS CLASS IS SOLD OUT! Homemade Sourdough Bagels (Adults) Learn the history of sourdough and watch a demonstration on making bagels from scratch. Annie Riddering breaks down the steps to turn her locally made, naturally fermented sourdough into delicious, boiled

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Butterfly Photography (Adults)

This event is SOLD OUT Butterfly Photography (Adults) Learn techniques for creating fantastic butterfly photos, including lens selection, background choice, composition, light, and exposure. Enjoy time with the butterflies outside of public hours. Tripods, monopods, and macro or telephoto lenses

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Hand-Crafted Copper Garden Accent (Adults)

This event is SOLD OUT. Hand-Crafted Copper Garden Accent (Adults) Learn to create a beautiful, decorative accent stake for your garden or lawn, using hand tools. Try metalsmithing as the instructor shows you how to pierce, saw, and fold copper

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Spring Break Experience: Let’s Get Growing!

Let’s Get Growing! (Ages 4–5, 6–8) $35 per person members | $45 per person nonmembers   Ages: 4–5 years – Sense-sational Seeds! (Class Full) Engage your “seed senses” while we explore seeds with our senses and learn what they need

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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