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Youth & Family Programs

Jan
24
Thu
New & Emerging Insect Threats @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $5/GBBG Member; $7/Non-Member
Jan 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Lindsay Hendricks, GBBG Assistant Director of Horticulture, Kate Miller, GBBG Horticulturist

insect on leafJoin horticulturists Lindsay Hendricks and Kate Miller as they discuss new and emerging invasive insect pests. Preview insects that may pose a threat to Wisconsin landscapes and learn how you can become a “First Detector”. As representatives of the Sentinel Plant Network, they’ll also teach you how to report your findings and help to protect our native plants!

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.

Jan
26
Sat
Winter in the Garden @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

WinterCampDon’t let the weather keep you in – celebrate the season at the Garden with your family! This free family event will feature outdoor and indoor activities:

  • Explore on a guided snowshoe hike
  • Discover how plants survive winter
  • Challenge your skills with winter games
  • Create a winter craft
  • Sip on a cup of hot cocoa

Contact Us

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

Jan
28
Mon
Hatha Yoga @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: One Session: $10
Jan 28 @ 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, February 4
Monday, February 11

One Session: $10

Register

 

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.

Feb
4
Mon
Hatha Yoga @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: One Session: $10
Feb 4 @ 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, February 11

One Session: $10

Register

 

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.

Feb
5
Tue
Chocolate Nirvana @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $27/GBBG Member; $32/Non-Member
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Chef Shelly Platten, Healthy Chef Shell, LLC

chocolate hearts with nutsWith Valentine’s Day right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to spend an evening expanding your repertoire of delicious desserts. Whether you’re looking for a simple, easy mousse, tender heart-shaped cookies or a spicy chocolate chunk gingerbread, we have a dessert to satisfy your next chocolate craving!

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.

Feb
6
Wed
Travelogue: Pomeranian Roots @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: FREE
Feb 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Dale Bartel, GBBG Member & Volunteer

Travel back to Pomerania with our host by tracing his genealogy and learn about his family’s heritage in this region. Pomerania, Slavic for “along the sea”, is an area of northern Germany and Poland reaching the Baltic Sea. It was a Prussian province from 1701 to 1947 and was absorbed into Germany and Poland following WWII.

Contact Us

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

 

Feb
9
Sat
Bus Trip: WPT Garden & Landscape Expo @ Alliant Energy Center
Cost: $45/GBBG Member; $50/Non-Member
Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Join Green Bay Botanical Garden for a day trip to Madison to discover the latest trends in gardening, landscaping and edibles at the Wisconsin Public Television Garden & Landscape Expo and leave the driving to us!

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Snowshoe Hike @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: FREE/GBBG Member; $5/Non-Member
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

GBBG Education Staff

Find a new way to explore the outdoors this winter! Learn the basics of snowshoeing, explore ways that plants survive the cold and search for tracks and signs of animals. Dress in layers and be prepared to be outdoors for about 1 hour. Snowshoes are sized for ages 6 and up. 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!

Register

 

Upcoming Hikes
Friday, February 22

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.

Feb
11
Mon
Hatha Yoga @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: One Session: $10
Feb 11 @ 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.

One Session: $10

Register

 

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.

Feb
12
Tue
Beginning Beekeeping @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $10/Person
Feb 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Ken Sikora, 25+ years of Beekeeping Experience
Presented in partnership with UW-Extension and N.E.W. Master Gardener Association

man holding up a bee hiveWanted: New Beekeepers! Pollinators are in short supply and you’re needed to support them! Ken Sikora, who has more than 25 years of beekeeping experience, will share what clothing and equipment you need, the costs of beekeeping, where to get bees, determining good location for a hive, what mentoring help is available and more. You’ll also learn the answers to a variety of bee questions including why the drones (male bees) have grandparents, but not a father and how honeybees and human beings are the only two species in which members can tell one another the location of important food sources.

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.