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Feb
8
Mon
Hatha Yoga @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Full Series: $40/Garden Member; $45/General Public OR One Session: $10/Person
Feb 8 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

hatha yoga pc alex verstoppen

For your safety and the safety of our instructors and staff, class sizes are limited and physical distancing and other precautions will be taken during all educational programs.

Face coverings are required in all Garden buildings (ages 2 and up) and during outdoor programs when visitors are gathered in groups.

Mondays, February 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1

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 perfectly balanced yoga class. Bring your own yoga mat.

Full Series: $40/Garden Member; $45/General Public

One Day: $10/Person

*Remember to click on “show individual events” if you’d like to register for one or two classes instead of the full series.

Register

 

Please be aware that all programs, events and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

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 COVID-19, 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. 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.

CONTACT US

For more information, contact Linda Gustke, Education Manager, at 920.491.3691 Ext. 122 or lgustke@gbbg.org.

Feb
10
Wed
Virtual: Gardening Hot Topics: Travelogue: Ireland @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free
Feb 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

garden in Ireland

If you are unable to attend at the time the class is offered, please register and you will receive a copy of the recording and the handouts.

Jackie Johnson and Paddy Meager, Garden Members

The mystical emerald island: Explore some favorite places and legends of Ireland from both a tourist and a native perspective. We’ll show you our favorite places and talk about some of the myths of the Ireland, the language, favorite foods and the varied landscapes.

Register

 

Please be aware that all programs, events and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

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!

Contact Us

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

CANCELED: Snowshoe Hike @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member Family or Adult; $5/General Public Family or Adult
Feb 10 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

This hike has been CANCELED due to sustained below 0 wind chills expected tomorrow. Thank you for your understanding as we try to keep our guests and staff safe.

Snowshoes are always available, free with admission, during Garden open hours, pending snow. Please visit our Calendar of Events for other educational opportunities at the Garden.

For your safety and the safety of our instructors and staff, class sizes are limited and physical distancing and other precautions will be taken during all educational programs.

Face coverings are required in all Garden buildings (ages 2 and up) and during outdoor programs when visitors are gathered in groups.

Garden 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.

Please be aware that all programs, events and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

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 COVID-19, 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. 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.

CONTACT US

For more information, contact Linda Gustke, Education Manager, at 920.491.3691 Ext. 122 or lgustke@gbbg.org.

Feb
15
Mon
Hatha Yoga @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Full Series: $40/Garden Member; $45/General Public OR One Session: $10/Person
Feb 15 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

hatha yoga pc alex verstoppen

For your safety and the safety of our instructors and staff, class sizes are limited and physical distancing and other precautions will be taken during all educational programs.

Face coverings are required in all Garden buildings (ages 2 and up) and during outdoor programs when visitors are gathered in groups.

Mondays, February 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1

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 perfectly balanced yoga class. Bring your own yoga mat.

Full Series: $40/Garden Member; $45/General Public

One Day: $10/Person

*Remember to click on “show individual events” if you’d like to register for one or two classes instead of the full series.

Register

 

Please be aware that all programs, events and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

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 COVID-19, 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. 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.

CONTACT US

For more information, contact Linda Gustke, Education Manager, at 920.491.3691 Ext. 122 or lgustke@gbbg.org.

Feb
16
Tue
Strengthen Your Immune System (and gut) with Kefir @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $32/Garden Member; $38/General Public
Feb 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

glass of kefir with strawberries in bowl

For your safety and the safety of our instructors and staff, class sizes are limited and physical distancing and other precautions will be taken during all educational programs.

Face coverings are required in all Garden buildings (ages 2 and up) and during outdoor programs when visitors are gathered in groups.

Rebecca Kuick, Cultured Foods 101

Homemade kefir is LOADED with more probiotics than any other food.

  • Keeps your immune system strong!
  • Easy – only TWO ingredients
  • Inexpensive

This is a great starter course to build the foundation needed to make kefir and other fermented food and drinks with ease

**Kefir can be made with other types of milk, not just dairy

Class includes a step-by-step demonstration on how to make kefir. The presentation will discuss how kefir benefits health and why. There will be ample time for student Q & A. Each student will take home directions, recipe ideas, a starter kit and have access to continued support as needed.

There will be a kefir tasting including delicious dips and smoothies!

Register

 

Please be aware that all programs, events and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

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 COVID-19, 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. 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.

CONTACT US

For more information, contact Linda Gustke, Education Manager, at 920.491.3691 Ext. 122 or lgustke@gbbg.org.

Feb
19
Fri
FULL: Snowshoe Hike @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member Family or Adult; $5/General Public Family or Adult
Feb 19 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

This hike is FULL. Snowshoes are always available, free with admission, during Garden open hours, pending snow. Please visit our Calendar of Events for other educational opportunities at the Garden.

For your safety and the safety of our instructors and staff, class sizes are limited and physical distancing and other precautions will be taken during all educational programs.

Face coverings are required in all Garden buildings (ages 2 and up) and during outdoor programs when visitors are gathered in groups.

Garden 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.

Please be aware that all programs, events and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

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 COVID-19, 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. 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.

CONTACT US

For more information, contact Linda Gustke, Education Manager, at 920.491.3691 Ext. 122 or lgustke@gbbg.org.

Feb
22
Mon
Hatha Yoga @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Full Series: $40/Garden Member; $45/General Public OR One Session: $10/Person
Feb 22 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

hatha yoga pc alex verstoppen

For your safety and the safety of our instructors and staff, class sizes are limited and physical distancing and other precautions will be taken during all educational programs.

Face coverings are required in all Garden buildings (ages 2 and up) and during outdoor programs when visitors are gathered in groups.

Mondays, February 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1

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 perfectly balanced yoga class. Bring your own yoga mat.

Full Series: $40/Garden Member; $45/General Public

One Day: $10/Person

*Remember to click on “show individual events” if you’d like to register for one or two classes instead of the full series.

Register

 

Please be aware that all programs, events and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

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 COVID-19, 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. 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.

CONTACT US

For more information, contact Linda Gustke, Education Manager, at 920.491.3691 Ext. 122 or lgustke@gbbg.org.

Feb
23
Tue
Virtual: Beekeeping for Beginners @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $12/Garden Member; $15/General Public
Feb 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

If you are unable to attend at the time the class is offered, please register and you will receive a copy of the recording and the handouts.

Ken Sikora, 25+ years of Beekeeping Experience

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.

Register

 

Please be aware that all programs, events and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

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 COVID-19, 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. 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
24
Wed
Virtual: Gardening Hot Topics: What Really Goes on in a Cottage Garden @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $9/Garden Member; $12/General Public
Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
flowers in a cottage garden

PC: John Oates Photography

If you are unable to attend at the time the class is offered, please register and you will receive a copy of the recording and the handouts.

Lindsay Hendricks, Assistant Director of Horticulture

Take a step back in time as you walk through the Vanderperren English Cottage Garden. Learn how to incorporate ornamental edibles, heirloom plants and on-trend annuals so that you can create your own cottage garden oasis at home!

Register

 

Please be aware that all programs, events and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

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!

Contact Us

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

CANCELED: Strengthen Your Immune System (and gut) with Kefir @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $32/Garden Member; $38/General Public
Feb 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

glass of kefir with strawberries in bowl

This class has been canceled due to instructor illness.

For your safety and the safety of our instructors and staff, class sizes are limited and physical distancing and other precautions will be taken during all educational programs.

Face coverings are required in all Garden buildings (ages 2 and up) and during outdoor programs when visitors are gathered in groups.

Rebecca Kuick, Cultured Foods 101

Homemade kefir is LOADED with more probiotics than any other food.

  • Keeps your immune system strong!
  • Easy – only TWO ingredients
  • Inexpensive

This is a great starter course to build the foundation needed to make kefir and other fermented food and drinks with ease.

**Kefir can be made with other types of milk, not just dairy

Class includes a step-by-step demonstration on how to make kefir. The presentation will discuss how kefir benefits health and why. There will be ample time for student Q & A. Each student will take home directions, recipe ideas, a starter kit and have access to continued support as needed.

There will be a kefir tasting including delicious dips and smoothies!

Register

 

Please be aware that all programs, events and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

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. 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.

CONTACT US

For more information, contact Linda Gustke, Education Manager, at 920.491.3691 Ext. 122 or lgustke@gbbg.org.