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Member Events

May
6
Sun
Corporate Partner Employee Day @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
May 6 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm

Grow Your Getaway during Corporate Partner Employee Day

Occasionally, we all need a getaway. But sometimes, finding time to get away to relax and refresh can feel like an overwhelming challenge. The Garden offers the perfect solution – one great getaway located right in your backyard! Come to Corporate Partner Employee Day, bring a book and enjoy quiet time along the meandering brook in the King Shade Garden, stop and smell the flowers with a loved one, or have an amazing adventure while exploring the Nielsen Children’s Garden with your kids. All you need to do is show up and enjoy the beautiful, rich green spaces!

Your day includes:

  • FREE admission for you and your immediate family
  • $10 discount on membership purchases
  • 10% discount in the WPS Trellis Gift Shop
  • Family-friendly self-guided scavenger hunt and lawn games by request

Contact Us

For more information, contact our Membership & Volunteer Manager, Anne Basten, at 920.491.3691 ext. 105 or abasten@gbbg.org.

May
15
Tue
Members Only Tour: Green Bay Blossoms @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free
May 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Mark Konlock, Director of Horticulture

Spring will knock your socks off with over 65,000 new bulb blooms! These new additions bring the yearly spring floral display to over 300,000 bulb blooms. With all the perennials, magnolias, crabapples and other blossoms, this display is off the charts!

Reservations are required.

Contact Us

RSVP to our Membership & Volunteer Manager at 920.491.3691 ext. 105 or membership@gbbg.org.

May
20
Sun
Member Swap Day @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: FREE/Members of GBBG, National Railroad Museum, The Children's Museum and The Neville Public Museum
May 20 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm

Experience other local attractions! Members of the Garden, The Neville Public Museum, National Railroad Museum and The Children’s Museum invite you to visit all attractions for FREE on Member Swap Day.

Contact Us

For more information, contact our Membership & Volunteer Manager, Anne Basten, at 920.491.3691 ext. 105 or abasten@gbbg.org..

Jun
19
Tue
Members Only Tour: Lush Landscapes in the Upper Gardens @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free
Jun 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Ryan Hammes, Horticulturist

Meet the new horticulturists and see what they have been creating and caring for in the Cottage Garden, Upper Rose Garden and Kress Oval Garden as well as the other areas in the Upper Gardens. The roses should be in their first flush and the early season perennials will be showing their stuff!

Reservations are required.

Contact Us

RSVP to our Membership & Volunteer Manager at 920.491.3691 ext. 105 or membership@gbbg.org.

Jul
17
Tue
Members Only Tour: Go Native in the Grand Garden @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free
Jul 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Kate Miller, Horticulturist

Tour the plantings of grasses, perennials, trees and shrubs as the newest gardens go through their first full growing season. You will wander through the Schneider Family Grand Garden, Matthew Schmidt Garden, Magnolia Grove and Rose Trial Gardens.

Reservations are required.

Contact Us

RSVP to our Membership & Volunteer Manager at 920.491.3691 ext. 105 or membership@gbbg.org.

Aug
7
Tue
Members Only Tour: Tasty Treats in the All-America Selections (AAS) Garden @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free
Aug 7 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Sarah Pingel & Seth Heder, Horticulturists

Did you know the Garden has been an All-America Selections (AAS) display garden since 2006 and an AAS trial garden since 2013? We’ll share with you the last five years’ worth of winning ornamental flowers and vegetables, explain the trialing that is conducted and our partnership with ASPIRO and Paul’s Pantry. We will also taste what is ready and see how it tickles our taste buds!

Reservations are required.

Contact Us

RSVP to our Membership & Volunteer Manager at 920.491.3691 ext. 105 or membership@gbbg.org.

Sep
11
Tue
Members Only Tour: Get Back to Nature in our Natural Areas @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free
Sep 11 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Kelle Hartman, Children & Family Educator and Lindsay Hendricks, Assistant Director of Horticulture

Stroll the Garden’s undeveloped acres, learn about our efforts to improve this habitat, how you can control invasive plants at your home, and our hopes to make the areas more accessible to visitors in the future. Plus – fall color will be starting!

Reservations are required.

Contact Us

RSVP to our Membership & Volunteer Manager at 920.491.3691 ext. 105 or membership@gbbg.org.

Oct
16
Tue
Members Only Tour: Gone Garden Gone @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free
Oct 16 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Seth Heder & Ryan Hammes, Horticulturists

Learn our tips for cutting back perennials, planting bulbs and closing down the Garden for the season!

Reservations are required.

Contact Us

RSVP to our Membership & Volunteer Manager at 920.491.3691 ext. 105 or membership@gbbg.org.

Nov
5
Mon
Members Only Tour: Lights of the Present and Future @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free
Nov 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Dave Barkow, Garden/Facility Supervisor

Go behind the scenes of WPS Garden of Lights and learn how the Garden comes to life during the holiday season. Be prepared to walk away with fun facts to share with family and friends and be the first to see what’s new for 2018.

Reservations are required.

Contact Us

RSVP to our Membership & Volunteer Manager at 920.491.3691 ext. 105 or membership@gbbg.org.