Calendar

Adult Programs

Oct
10
Tue
Henna Body Art @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $25/GBBG Member; $30/Non-Member
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Can no longer accept registrations for this class. 

Amy Wilde, Castle Art & Import LLC

Amy Wilde and her company, Castle Art & Import LLC, has been importing Henna since 1997. She has facilitated workshops and programs since 2003. This program focuses on the beautiful art of Mehndi (or henna). First, Amy will enlighten you with the rich history and traditions of henna, including its uses on hair and skin. Next, she will demonstrate how to make henna paste for body art and instruct in its application. Lastly, supplies will be passed out for participants to use on each other and Amy will put a medium design on each participant. This is a great program for all ages, parents and kids eight years old and up.

 

After You Register

We will contact you the week of the program to confirm your enrollment. Please dress according to the weather for all outdoor programs. No rain or snow dates are planned. Classes open one half-hour before starting time.

Cancellations & Refunds

Classes cancelled due to low enrollment or hazardous weather conditions are refunded automatically. You will be notified by phone if a program is cancelled. In cases of inclement weather, call 920.491.3691 ext. 122 to check the status of the program. If you must cancel your registration for a program, your registration fees will be refunded if notice is received at least five days prior to the program. Green Bay Botanical Garden cannot refund fees requested on or after the start date of a program or for sessions missed due to student illness or other personal situations.

Oct
18
Wed
FULL: Cook With Me: Paleo Cooking Intro @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $12/GBBG Member; $15/Non-Member
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Registration is closed. If you would like information from the presentation, please contact Linda Gustke, Education Manager, at 920.491.3691 ext. 122 or lgustke@gbbg.org.

Linda Gustke, GBBG Education Manager

The Paleo Diet is one of the hottest nutritional plans around the country. Learn the basics of what it means to be Paleo and some of the science behind it as we make a few Paleo meals together.

 

After You Register

We will contact you the week of the program to confirm your enrollment. Please dress according to the weather for all outdoor programs. No rain or snow dates are planned. Classes open one half-hour before starting time.

Cancellations & Refunds

Classes cancelled due to low enrollment or hazardous weather conditions are refunded automatically. You will be notified by phone if a program is cancelled. In cases of inclement weather, call 920.491.3691 ext. 122 to check the status of the program. If you must cancel your registration for a program, your registration fees will be refunded if notice is received at least five days prior to the program. Green Bay Botanical Garden cannot refund fees requested on or after the start date of a program or for sessions missed due to student illness or other personal situations.

Oct
30
Mon
FULL: Harvest High Tea @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $18/GBBG Member; $22/Non-Member
Oct 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This class is full, to be put on a waitinglist, please contact our front desk at 920.490.9457. Thanks!

Northeast Wisconsin Unit of the Herb Society of America

Join us for a formal tea in celebration of the abundance of harvest and a special program on the weeds that gave witches a bad name.  Enjoy scones, sweets, and savories of the season. Garb in keeping with the themes is welcome but not required.

From goulies and ghosties and long legged beasties/And things that go bump in the night/Good Lord, deliver us! ~The Cornish and West Country Litany, pub. 1926

 

 

After You Register

We will contact you the week of the program to confirm your enrollment. Please dress according to the weather for all outdoor programs. No rain or snow dates are planned. Classes open one half-hour before starting time.

Cancellations & Refunds

Classes cancelled due to low enrollment or hazardous weather conditions are refunded automatically. You will be notified by phone if a program is cancelled. In cases of inclement weather, call 920.491.3691 ext. 122 to check the status of the program. If you must cancel your registration for a program, your registration fees will be refunded if notice is received at least five days prior to the program. Green Bay Botanical Garden cannot refund fees requested on or after the start date of a program or for sessions missed due to student illness or other personal situations.

Nov
1
Wed
Sunset Photography @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $16/GBBG Member; $20/Non-Member
Nov 1 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Marc Amenson, Amenson StudioSunsetPhoto

The most beautiful time of day is sunrise and sunset. Learn the best camera settings and ways to compose your photos to capture the most unique and beautiful images imaginable. We will practice outside (weather permitting). Any and all cameras are welcome. Tripods are helpful but not a necessity.

Register

 

After You Register

We will contact you the week of the program to confirm your enrollment. Please dress according to the weather for all outdoor programs. No rain or snow dates are planned. Classes open one half-hour before starting time.

Cancellations & Refunds

Classes cancelled due to low enrollment or hazardous weather conditions are refunded automatically. You will be notified by phone if a program is cancelled. In cases of inclement weather, call 920.491.3691 ext. 122 to check the status of the program. If you must cancel your registration for a program, your registration fees will be refunded if notice is received at least five days prior to the program. Green Bay Botanical Garden cannot refund fees requested on or after the start date of a program or for sessions missed due to student illness or other personal situations.

Nov
8
Wed
Cook With Me: Healthy Holiday Treats @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $12/GBBG Member; $15/Non-Member
Nov 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Linda Gustke, GBBG Education Manager

During the holidays, sweets are all around us. Together, we’ll cook up some healthier holiday treats that will feed your sweet tooth and your body as you enjoy them!

Register

 

After You Register

We will contact you the week of the program to confirm your enrollment. Please dress according to the weather for all outdoor programs. No rain or snow dates are planned. Classes open one half-hour before starting time.

Cancellations & Refunds

Classes cancelled due to low enrollment or hazardous weather conditions are refunded automatically. You will be notified by phone if a program is cancelled. In cases of inclement weather, call 920.491.3691 ext. 122 to check the status of the program. If you must cancel your registration for a program, your registration fees will be refunded if notice is received at least five days prior to the program. Green Bay Botanical Garden cannot refund fees requested on or after the start date of a program or for sessions missed due to student illness or other personal situations.

Nov
14
Tue
CANCELLED: Painted Holiday Ornaments @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $25/GBBG Member, $30/Non-Member
Nov 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Cancelled due to low enrollment. Look for our next painting class in January!

Lori Vandenberg, GBBG Graphic Designer, Face Painter & Fine Artist

Lori will guide you in creating beautiful, hand-painted designs on holiday bulbs! Participants will be able to choose their design, feel free to bring ideas along, or even some of your favorite ornaments as inspiration. Lori will also have great ideas for you.  No painting experience necessary, join us for a fun, creative evening before the holidays set in. Your end result could even be a gift for a loved one!

 

After You Register

We will contact you the week of the program to confirm your enrollment. Please dress according to the weather for all outdoor programs. No rain or snow dates are planned. Classes open one half-hour before starting time.

Cancellations & Refunds

Classes cancelled due to low enrollment or hazardous weather conditions are refunded automatically. You will be notified by phone if a program is cancelled. In cases of inclement weather, call 920.491.3691 ext. 122 to check the status of the program. If you must cancel your registration for a program, your registration fees will be refunded if notice is received at least five days prior to the program. Green Bay Botanical Garden cannot refund fees requested on or after the start date of a program or for sessions missed due to student illness or other personal situations.

Dec
10
Sun
Photography: Capturing Holiday Lights @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $16/GBBG Member; $20/Non-Member
Dec 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

CapturingHolidayLights

Marc Amenson, Amenson Studio

Shoot WPS Garden of Lights outdoor light display with the help of local photographer, Marc Amenson. Learn the settings that work best to achieve beautiful nighttime photos this holiday season.

Please bring your own camera and dress for the weather. A tripod is recommended but not required for this hands-on beginner to advanced photography class. Class fee includes admission to WPS Garden of Lights.

Don’t delay! Register right away as classes may fill quickly. We also value our instructors’ time, so classes may risk being cancelled due to low early enrollment. Thank you!

Register

 

After You Register

We will contact you the week of the program to confirm your enrollment. Please dress according to the weather for all outdoor programs. No rain or snow dates are planned. Classes open one half-hour before starting time.

Cancellations & Refunds

Classes cancelled due to low enrollment or hazardous weather conditions are refunded automatically. You will be notified by phone if a program is cancelled. In cases of inclement weather, call 920.491.3691 ext. 122 to check the status of the program. If you must cancel your registration for a program, your registration fees will be refunded if notice is received at least five days prior to the program. Green Bay Botanical Garden cannot refund fees requested on or after the start date of a program or for sessions missed due to student illness or other personal situations.

Jan
11
Thu
Drop-In Snowshoe Hikes @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: FREE/GBBG Member; $5/Non-Member
Jan 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

AdultSnowshoe

There is just enough snow to be on snowshoes this Thursday, January 18, join in the fun!

GBBG Education Staff

Join us for a snowshoe hike through the Garden! Winter is a fun time to get outside and explore the adaptations of animals and plants in the colder weather. Just drop-in, no need to register beforehand.

No experience necessary, we’ll get you fitted and give an orientation. We have snowshoes to fit adults and youth, ages 6 and older. If snow is limited, we’ll go on a winter hike.

Jan
12
Fri
RESCHEDULED: Soups from the Cellar @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $12/GBBG Member; $15/Non-Member
Jan 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This class has been rescheduled to Friday, January 12 due to hazardous driving conditions this evening. There are a few spots now available, please contact our front desk at 920-490-9457 to register. 

Northeast Wisconsin Unit of the Herb Society of America

With winter upon us, now is the time to enjoy the bounty of summer with hearty soups from ingredients stored in the root cellar and on the canning shelves. You’ll get to sample at least 6 soups while we talk about nutrition, soup stock on the cheap and the health benefits of seed breads.

Possible samples: “Busy Day Bean Soup” and “Winter Squash with Nutmeg Creamed Soup”. You might indulge your Italian taste buds with a “Tuscan Bean Soup” or a quick-to-assemble “Off the Shelf Taco Soup”. We may surprise you with lentils or chicken and dumplings. You’ll walk away with full bellies and lots of recipes!

Don’t delay! Register right away as classes may fill quickly. We also value our instructors’ time, so classes may risk being cancelled due to low early enrollment. Thank you!

 

After You Register

We will contact you the week of the program to confirm your enrollment. Please dress according to the weather for all outdoor programs. No rain or snow dates are planned. Classes open one half-hour before starting time.

Cancellations & Refunds

Classes cancelled due to low enrollment or hazardous weather conditions are refunded automatically. You will be notified by phone if a program is cancelled. In cases of inclement weather, call 920.491.3691 ext. 122 to check the status of the program. If you must cancel your registration for a program, your registration fees will be refunded if notice is received at least five days prior to the program. Green Bay Botanical Garden cannot refund fees requested on or after the start date of a program or for sessions missed due to student illness or other personal situations.

Jan
16
Tue
CANCELLED: Winter Painting @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $30/GBBG Member; $35/Non-Member
Jan 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

This class has been cancelled due to low enrollment. 

Lynn Grzywa, Howard-Suamico School District

Have fun painting with your friends in a relaxed group setting while following step-by-step instructions. Feel free to bring your own non-alcoholic refreshments and snacks to feed your creativity. No experience is necessary, making it a fun and creative night out! Each participant will create a winter, snowman themed acrylic painting. Give it a try, we promise you’ll have fun!

Don’t delay! Register right away as classes may fill quickly. We also value our instructors’ time, so classes may risk being cancelled due to low early enrollment. Thank you!

 

After You Register

We will contact you the week of the program to confirm your enrollment. Please dress according to the weather for all outdoor programs. No rain or snow dates are planned. Classes open one half-hour before starting time.

Cancellations & Refunds

Classes cancelled due to low enrollment or hazardous weather conditions are refunded automatically. You will be notified by phone if a program is cancelled. In cases of inclement weather, call 920.491.3691 ext. 122 to check the status of the program. If you must cancel your registration for a program, your registration fees will be refunded if notice is received at least five days prior to the program. Green Bay Botanical Garden cannot refund fees requested on or after the start date of a program or for sessions missed due to student illness or other personal situations.