ANNOUNCEMENTS

The Garden is open 9 am-8 pm daily (except Thursdays, 9 am-4:30 pm) through August 31. Garden grounds are open, but access to buildings is limited. See details below.

Calendar

Jul
7
Tue
Children’s Story Time @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member; General Admission/General Public
Jul 7 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Story Time

Tuesdays, June 16–August 25

Take a break in the Matthew Schmidt Garden for nature-themed stories and activities. In case of inclement weather, event will be canceled.

2020 Topics TBA

Contact Us

For more information, contact Kelle Hartman, Children & Family Educator at 920.491.3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org.

Jul
8
Wed
Self-Guided Daily Drop-In Activities @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member; General Admission/General Public
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm

June 1–August 31

July 4 | 6 pm closure with limited programs

Butterflies & Blooms | 10 am–5 pm

A live butterfly experience showcasing pollinators across North America and the plants they love.

Butterfly Feeding | 10 am–5 pm

Receive a feeding stick dipped with a tasty butterfly treat. Donations accepted.

Learning Lab | 10 am–5 pm

Near the butterfly house. Transform into a scientist and uncover pollinator wonders.

Garden Discovery Boxes | Anytime

Boxes placed throughout the Garden containing games and activities for kids.

Scavenger Hunts | Anytime

Hunt for clues and discover plants and animals in the Garden.

Children’s Corner | Anytime

Read stories, make a craft, play a garden game and enjoy an indoor reset after exploring outside.

Contact Us

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

Butterflies & Blooms: North American Edition @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; Garden Admission/General Public
Jul 8 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

June 1: Open to Members
June 8: Open to General Public

A live butterfly experience showing pollinators across North America and the plants they love in a stunning interactive butterfly house.

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Contact Us

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

CANCELED: Getaway Wednesdays: Cookouts @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Members: $7 | General Public: $8 plus Garden admission
Jul 8 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Cookouts on Getaway Wednesdays are canceled until further notice.

Wednesdays, June 3–August 26

Take advantage of a midday refresh by spending your lunch break surrounded by the beauty of nature.

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Contact Us

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

Getaway Wednesdays: Discovery Station @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free
Jul 8 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Wednesdays, June 3–August 26

Stop by the Nielsen Children’s Garden for free, fun, hands-on activities and crafts your family can do at your own pace. Learn more about the world of horticulture and gain an appreciation for plants and nature. In case of inclement weather, activities will be held indoors in the Children’s Corner.

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Contact Us

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

CANCELED: Weed & Feed @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free
Jul 8 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Canceled until further notice.

Wednesdays, June 10, July 8 & August 12

Help us keep the Garden looking its best as we welcome thousands of visitors! Work side-by-side with Garden staff and then enjoy a delicious meal provided by the Garden.

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Contact Us

For more information, contact our Volunteer Coordinator at 920.491.3691 ext. 131 or volunteer@gbbg.org.

Getaway Wednesdays: Free Admission @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free
Jul 8 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Wednesdays, June 3–August 26

Enjoy a picnic, play in the Nielsen Children’s Garden, go on a scavenger hunt and more!

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Contact Us

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

Jul
9
Thu
Self-Guided Daily Drop-In Activities @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member; General Admission/General Public
Jul 9 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm

June 1–August 31

July 4 | 6 pm closure with limited programs

Butterflies & Blooms | 10 am–5 pm

A live butterfly experience showcasing pollinators across North America and the plants they love.

Butterfly Feeding | 10 am–5 pm

Receive a feeding stick dipped with a tasty butterfly treat. Donations accepted.

Learning Lab | 10 am–5 pm

Near the butterfly house. Transform into a scientist and uncover pollinator wonders.

Garden Discovery Boxes | Anytime

Boxes placed throughout the Garden containing games and activities for kids.

Scavenger Hunts | Anytime

Hunt for clues and discover plants and animals in the Garden.

Children’s Corner | Anytime

Read stories, make a craft, play a garden game and enjoy an indoor reset after exploring outside.

Contact Us

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

CANCELED: Day Camp: KIDchen Cooking: Session 3 (Ages 9 & Up) @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $60/Garden Member; $75/General Public
Jul 9 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm

girl measuring flourDue to the COVID-19 pandemic and the inability to effectively provide appropriate physical distancing while cooking with children, this camp has been canceled.

KIDchen Cooking

Bridgett Lowery of 416 Cuisine will be back with all new recipes! These one and two day camp options will help campers gain confidence in the kitchen while learning important health and culinary skills. Class is appropriate for children 9 and up, with one and two-day class options available.

$60/Garden Member; $75/General Public
Register by July 2.

Session 3: One-Day Class 
Thursday, July 9 | 9:30 am–3:30 pm

 

Registration required. 

Registration Information

Summer Camp Guidelines
Camp Medical Authorization Form

Presented in part by

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Contact Us

For more information about Camp GBBG, contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman, at 920.491.3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org.

Cancelation Policy

Cancelations can be made up to 2 weeks prior to the start of camp.  A $10 administrative fee is charged for all cancellations, the remainder will be refunded to you. No cancelations or refunds are available with less than two weeks notice. If camper must cancel for medical reasons, full refunds are provided. To cancel, please call 491-3691 ext. 107.

Butterflies & Blooms: North American Edition @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; Garden Admission/General Public
Jul 9 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

June 1: Open to Members
June 8: Open to General Public

A live butterfly experience showing pollinators across North America and the plants they love in a stunning interactive butterfly house.

View Exhibit Details

 

Contact Us

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