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Mar
20
Wed
Travelogue: Wisconsin’s Great River Road National Scenic Byway @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: FREE
Mar 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Melinda Anne Roberts, WisconsinHistoricalMarkers.com, Hobby Historian, author of “Little Wisconsin”

dog sitting in great river road chair“The Best Drive in America”, The Great River Road National Scenic Byway adjoins the Mississippi River for 3,000 miles, passing through 10 states from northern Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico — with 250 miles and 33 River Towns located along Wisconsin’s “West Coast”. In this travelogue we’ll visit seven Wisconsin Great River Road communities, each with a distinct history, personality and legacy, including Maiden Rock (named for the suicide of a lovelorn Indian maiden), Stockholm (whose founding father was so unscrupulous the townspeople prevented his burial in the community cemetery) and Cochrane (home to Herman Rusch’s whimsical Prairie Moon Sculpture Garden).

Contact Us

For event information, contact our Education Manager, Linda Gustke, at 920.491.3691 ext. 122 or lgustke@gbbg.org.

 

Mar
28
Thu
Herbal Breads: The Leavening of Literature @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $27/GBBG Member; $32/Non-Member
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Jackie Johnson & Kristin Urban, Northeast Wisconsin Unit of the Herb Society of America

herbal breadsBooks and Breads: Food plays an important part in many novels, and no food appears more important than the humble grain. From Tortilla Flat by John Steinbeck to the tarts and bannock in Emily Bronte’s Wuthering Heights, breads and bakery have played an important part in a surprising number of literary works. Join us for an evening exploring the ease with which you can put an herbed bread on the table … and get some tasty (and yeasty) samples from a surprising number of literary classics.

In addition, you’ll go home with a loaf of bread to finish in your own oven. Cost includes the pan for your take-home dough.

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.

Apr
1
Mon
Hatha Yoga @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Full Series: $40/GBBG Member; $45/Non-Member OR One Session: $10
Apr 1 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Tree Janzen, Tree’s Yoga

This is a slow class for all ability levels. We’ll integrate mindfulness, breath work, strength and movement to find a perfect balanced yoga class. Bring your own yoga mat.

This is the first session in a 5-week series.

Upcoming Sessions:

Monday, April 8
Monday, April 15
Monday, April 22
Monday, April 29

Full Series: $40/GBBG Member; $45/Non-Member

One Session: $10

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.

Apr
2
Tue
Repotting Orchids @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $10/GBBG Member; $12/Non-Member
Apr 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Mary Stewart, Goin’ To Pot Orchids

repotting an orchid plantLearn the basics of repotting orchids the right way. Attendees may bring 1 orchid no larger than 6” pot/person to replant. Orchids & Supplies will be available for purchase at class. Limit 10 participants.

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.

Apr
4
Thu
Pruning Shade Trees @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $7/Pre-registration; $10/At the Door
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Doug Hartman, N.E.W. Master Gardener Volunteer, & Vijai Pandian, UW-Extension Horticulture Educator

Vijai and Doug will demonstrate the basics of pruning shade trees. This class takes place outside. Please dress for the weather.

Presented in partnership with UW-Extension and N.E.W. Master Gardeners’ Association.

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.

Apr
8
Mon
Hatha Yoga @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Full Series: $40/GBBG Member; $45/Non-Member; OR One Session: $10
Apr 8 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Tree Janzen, Tree’s Yoga

This is a slow class for all ability levels. We’ll integrate mindfulness, breath work, strength and movement to find a perfect balanced yoga class. Bring your own yoga mat.

Upcoming Sessions:

Monday, April 15
Monday, April 22
Monday, April 29

Full Series: $40/GBBG Member; $45/Non-Member

One Session: $10

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.

Apr
9
Tue
Street Food Cart Favorites @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $27/GBBG Member; $32/Non-Member
Apr 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Chef Shelly Platten, Healthy Chef Shell, LLC

nachosEverybody loves fun and inventive street food, and now you can make these easily at home! Make colorful and flavorful Asian tacos, a creamy cheesy nacho platter that riffs off Mexican roasted street corn and of course, a tasty dessert on a stick!

Menu:

  • Thai Chicken Tacos with Carrot Sriracha Slaw and Pickled Onions
  • Mexican Street Corn Nachos
  • Caramel Crunch Turtle Apple on a stick

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.

Apr
11
Thu
Pruning Shrubs @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $7/Pre-registration; $10/At the Door
Apr 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Dan Mitchell, N.E.W. Master Gardener Volunteer, & Vijai Pandian, UW-Extension Horticulture Educator

Dan and Vijai will demonstrate the basics of pruning shade trees. This class takes place outside. Please dress for the weather.

Presented in partnership with UW-Extension and N.E.W. Master Gardeners’ Association.

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.

Apr
12
Fri
CANCELED: Garden Sprouts: Super Seeds @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $8/GBBG Member; $13/Non-Member
Apr 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

GBBG Education Volunteer

Come discover how super seeds can be by tasting, touching and planting your very own seeds to take home. This program is designed for children age three to five and one accompanying adult. Price per one adult and one child, age 3-5. Additional children half price.

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.

Apr
15
Mon
Hatha Yoga @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: One Session: $10
Apr 15 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Tree Janzen, Tree’s Yoga

This is a slow class for all ability levels. We’ll integrate mindfulness, breath work, strength and movement to find a perfect balanced yoga class. Bring your own yoga mat.

Upcoming Sessions:

Monday, April 22
Monday, April 29

One Session: $10

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.