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Sep
24
Sat
Fall Family Festival @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free Admission
Sep 24 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Free family-friendly activities
9 am–4 pm

Free Admission
9 am–6:30 pm

Sensory-Friendly time
2–4 pm

Enjoy fall colors, crafts, games, family-friendly entertainment, scavenger hunts, and more as we celebrate our Oneida connections! Food and beverages will be available for purchase. More information coming soon!

Admission is free to all guests from 9 am-6:30 pm.

Contact Us

For more information, contact us at 920.490.9457 or info@gbbg.org.

Sponsorship

For more information on opportunities for corporate partnership including sponsorship, contact our Director of Development, Cindy Berton, at 920.491.3691 ext. 104 or cberton@gbbg.org.

Sep
27
Tue
Members-Only Tour: Autumn Wonders @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member; Reservations required.
Sep 27 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
cottage garden in fall

Vanderperren English Cottage Garden

Mark Konlock, Director of Horticulture

From late season flowers and the changing colors of leaves to the dancing grasses and the activities of birds preparing for migration, there is a lot to discover in autumn. Join Mark Konlock (Director of Horticulture) for an exploration of the Garden in autumn!

Reservations are required. RSVP to our Development & Membership Coordinator at 920.491.3691 ext. 105 or membership@gbbg.org.

Contact Us

Have questions? Contact our Development & Membership Coordinator at 920.491.3691 ext. 105 or membership@gbbg.org.

Oct
5
Wed
Mushrooms of Wisconsin
Cost: $13/Garden Member; $16/General Public
Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Rob Zimmer, Rob Zimmer Outdoors

In-person and Virtual

This class will be a beginner level introduction to mushroom identification here in Wisconsin. Fall is peak mushroom season, meaning this is the perfect time for you to learn about the fungus growing in your yards, at the parks, and here at the Garden. Rob will discuss ethical mushroom foraging while highlighting a breadth of amazing mushrooms in Wisconsin, including edible and non-edible (but beautiful) varieties.

In-Person

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Virtual

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Don’t delay! Register right away as classes may fill quickly. We also value our instructors’ time, so classes may risk being canceled 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.

Cancelations & Refunds
Classes canceled due to low enrollment, or hazardous weather conditions are refunded automatically. You will be notified by phone if a program is canceled. In cases of inclement weather, call 920.491.3691 ext. 107 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
19
Wed
Fall Fireworks
Cost: $13/Garden Member; $16/General Public
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

fall fireworks

Rob Zimmer, Rob Zimmer Outdoors

In-person and Virtual

The Fall Fireworks lecture will feature some of the best fall decorative plants for your garden. Rob focuses on trees, shrubs, annuals, and perennials for an all-around explosion of fall color in the garden. Don’t let your garden’s color fade after Labor Day. This program will help you bring color and brightness to your home all the way to Halloween and beyond!

In-Person

Register

 

Virtual

Register

 

Don’t delay! Register right away as classes may fill quickly. We also value our instructors’ time, so classes may risk being canceled 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.

Cancelations & Refunds
Classes canceled due to low enrollment, or hazardous weather conditions are refunded automatically. You will be notified by phone if a program is canceled. In cases of inclement weather, call 920.491.3691 ext. 107 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
20
Thu
Members-Only: Virtual Annual Report to Our Community @ Virtual
Cost: Free
Oct 20 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

cottage window and flowers

This meeting will feature brief highlights of the past year’s accomplishments including election of new Board members. All are welcome!

Registration required. More details and invitation to follow.

 

Contact Us

For more information, contact our Development & Membership Coordinator at 920.491.3691 ext. 105 or membership@gbbg.org.
Nov
2
Wed
Designing With Spring-Blooming Bulbs
Cost: $13/Garden Member; $16/General Public
Nov 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Spring blooming bulbs

Rob Zimmer, Rob Zimmer Outdoors

In-person and Virtual

Do you love spring blooms? Are you looking for new ways to incorporate bulbs into your own garden spaces? Join Rob Zimmer as he discusses unique ways to plant and design with spring bulbs, such as tulips, daffodils, hyacinth, allium and more! Learn great ways to combine and design with bulbs of all types that will create tapestries of color in spring. Rob will also show you how to plant bulbs in containers for immediate color in late winter and early spring indoors.

In-Person

Register

 

Virtual

Register

 

Don’t delay! Register right away as classes may fill quickly. We also value our instructors’ time, so classes may risk being canceled 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.

Cancelations & Refunds
Classes canceled due to low enrollment, or hazardous weather conditions are refunded automatically. You will be notified by phone if a program is canceled. In cases of inclement weather, call 920.491.3691 ext. 107 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
Mon
FULL: Members-Only Tour: Lights of the Present & Future @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: FREE/GBBG Member
Nov 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Dave Barkow, Facilities & Maintenance Coordinator

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 2021.

Reservations required. RSVP by contacting our Development & Membership Coordinator at 920.491.3691 ext. 105 or membership@gbbg.org

Contact Us

For more information, contact our Development & Membership Coordinator at 920.491.3691 ext. 105 or membership@gbbg.org.

Nov
16
Wed
Fall & Winter Bird-Feeding Extravaganza
Cost: $13/Garden Member; $16/General Public
Nov 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Bird feeding

Rob Zimmer, Rob Zimmer Outdoors

In-person and Virtual

This exciting class will provide you with all you need to know about feeding birds in your backyard and garden this fall and winter. Fall is the time of year when birds really need a supplemental food source in preparation for cold Wisconsin winters. Rob gives you the scoop on the best choices for the widest variety of birds, and he’ll even help you ID some of those mystery birds you might see around your home!

In-Person

Register

 

Virtual

Register

 

Don’t delay! Register right away as classes may fill quickly. We also value our instructors’ time, so classes may risk being canceled 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.

Cancelations & Refunds
Classes canceled due to low enrollment, or hazardous weather conditions are refunded automatically. You will be notified by phone if a program is canceled. In cases of inclement weather, call 920.491.3691 ext. 107 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.