Calendar

Youth & Family Programs

Aug
15
Tue
Children’s Story Time @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; General Admission/Non-Member
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Story Time

Join us for nature-themed stories and activities throughout the summer in the Nielsen Children’s Garden. Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. In case of inclement weather, stories will be read indoors.

General Admission Rates>>

Contact Us

For more information, contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman, at 920.491.3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org.

Aug
16
Wed
FULL: Day Camp: Garden Tea Party (Ages 6-8) – Session 2 @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $30/GBBG Member; $40/Non-Member
Aug 16 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm

This camp is full. Stay posted next summer for other great summer camp opportunities!

$30/GBBG Member; $40/Non-Member

Whether you relate to Mrs. Spider or more to the Mad Hatter, our Garden Tea Party will be fun for all!  Create some party attire to wear, as well as teas and sweets, and join in the fun!GardenTeaParty

Session 2: Ages 6-8  
Wednesday, August 16, 9:30 am – 3:30 pm

Pre-registration required. 

Registration Information

Camp Guidelines
Camp Medical Authorization Form

Contact Us

For more information about Camp GBBG, contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman, at 920.491.3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org.

Aug
17
Thu
Seeds to Snacks @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free with Sanimax Concert Admission: GBBG Member: Free | Non-Member Adult: $10 | Non-Member Senior (62+): $8 | Non-Member Children (3-12): $5 | Children 2 & Under: Free
Aug 17 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Discover the Children’s Gardening Patch (weather permitting) and introduce your child to the amazing experience of growing food. Dig into hands-on gardening activities and investigations, then create a fresh garden snack to enjoy from our harvest each week!

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Contact Us

For more information, contact our Special Events Manager, Eileen Metzler, at 920.491.3691 ext. 103 or events@gbbg.org.

Aug
22
Tue
Children’s Story Time @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; General Admission/Non-Member
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Story Time

Join us for nature-themed stories and activities throughout the summer in the Nielsen Children’s Garden. Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. In case of inclement weather, stories will be read indoors.

General Admission Rates>>

Contact Us

For more information, contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman, at 920.491.3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org.

Aug
29
Tue
Children’s Story Time @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; General Admission/Non-Member
Aug 29 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Story Time

Join us for nature-themed stories and activities throughout the summer in the Nielsen Children’s Garden. Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. In case of inclement weather, stories will be read indoors.

General Admission Rates>>

Contact Us

For more information, contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman, at 920.491.3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org.

Nov
7
Tue
Family Nature Nights: The Garden After Dark @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: FREE/GBBG Member Family; $5/Non- Member Family
Nov 7 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

GBBG Education Staff

What happens in the Garden when the sun goes down? Wear your walking shoes and let us guide you through a family adventure.

 

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
17
Fri
FULL: Garden Sprouts: Migration Mania @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $8/GBBG Member; $13/Non-Member
Nov 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

This class is Full. To register for upcoming Garden Sprouts and other family programs, check out our calendar of events.

Youth & Family Programs

 

Amy Kopp, GBBG Education Docent

Listen for the well-known sounds of geese as they journey south and explore the amazing journeys of migrating animals. This program is designed for children age three to five and one accompanying adult.

Price includes one child and adult.  Additional children are half price.

 

 

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
15
Fri
Garden Sprouts: Animal Holidays @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $8/GBBG Member; $13/Non-Member
Dec 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Amy Kopp, GBBG Education Docent

Animals love holidays too. Let’s create a tree for the animals! We’ll make edible ornaments and decorate a tree in the Garden, then come back inside for our own snacks and cocoa. This program is designed for children age three to five and one accompanying adult.

Price includes one child and adult.  Additional children are half price.

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
13
Sat
CANCELLED: Family Snowshoe Hike @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: FREE/GBBG Member Family; $5/Non-Member Family
Jan 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

WinterCamp

This class has been cancelled due to low enrollment. 

Kelle Hartman, GBBG Children & Family Educator

Enjoy the unique winter perspective of the Garden! Learn the basics of snowshoeing, explore the winter adaptations of the plants and search for tracks and signs of animals.

Dress in layers and be prepared for hiking outdoors for about 45 minutes. Distance of hike will range from ½ – 1 mile depending on abilities of the group. Program will be held as a hike if there isn’t enough snow for snowshoes.

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.