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Adult Programs

Youth & Family Programs

Feb
15
Fri
CANCELLED: Garden Sprouts: Hot Chocolate Fun @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $8/GBBG Member; $13/Non-Member
Feb 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

GBBG Education Volunteer

kids drinking hot chocolateDid you know that chocolate comes from a tree? Come celebrate chocolate and other snacks that come from plants! We’ll read a delicious story and make a few chocolate treats 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.

Feb
19
Tue
Quilting: Flower Power @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $48/GBBG Member; $58/Non-Member
Feb 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Birgit Ruotsala, Designs By Birgit Ruotsala

Learn to make a one-of-a-kind small wall quilt of a beautiful floral arrangement using floral prints and fusible webbing. No sewing required. All materials provided. Bring a small and a medium-sized sharp scissors. Finished size of quilt will be between 11” x 14” to 12” x 16”, backing board provided, ready for your matt and frame.

This is a 2-part class with part one on Tuesday, February 19 from 1-3 pm and part two on Tuesday, February 26 from 1-3 pm.

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
20
Wed
Travelogue: Four Great and Glorious English Gardens @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: FREE
Feb 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Steve Schultz, Steve’s Leaves

Take a journey to England! Learn about the history and see beautiful pictures of four must see English gardens that should be on everyone’s bucket list: Hidcote, Kiftsgate Court, Sissinghurst and Great Dixter.

Contact Us

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

Feb
21
Thu
Proper Tree Planting @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $5/GBBG Member; $7/Non-Member
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Steve Johnson, Selner Tree and Shrub Care, ISA Certified Arborist #IL-9513A

tree stump in mulchAre you giving your tree a rooting chance? When it comes time to plant that legacy tree/shrub, or to spend hundreds of dollars on your landscaping, wouldn’t you want it done correctly to ensure long-term success? Many think planting a tree is easy, and it is – when you know how to do it properly.

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
22
Fri
Snowshoe Hike @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: FREE/GBBG Member; $5/Non-Member
Feb 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

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

 

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
26
Tue
Quilting: Flower Power @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $48/GBBG Member; $58/Non-Member
Feb 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Birgit Ruotsala, Designs By Birgit Ruotsala

Learn to make a one-of-a-kind small wall quilt of a beautiful floral arrangement using floral prints and fusible webbing. No sewing required. All materials provided. Bring a small and a medium-sized sharp scissors. Finished size of quilt will be between 11” x 14” to 12” x 16”, backing board provided, ready for your matt and frame.

This is a 2-part class with part one on Tuesday, February 19 from 1-3 pm and part two on Tuesday, February 26 from 1-3 pm.

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.

Mar
5
Tue
Shade Gardening with Hostas @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $7/Person; $10/At the Door
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Kyle Gigot, GBBG Member & N.E.W. Master Gardener Volunteer

Learn the basics of shade gardening, centering on hostas. We’ll discuss different hosta cultivars available for your shady environment.

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

Pre-registration: $7/Person

At the Door: $10/Person

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.

Mar
6
Wed
Travelogue: Autumn Gardens of the Midwest @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: FREE
Mar 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Jerry Clish, GBBG Member

pink and purple flowersFrom Rockford, IL, to St. Louis, MS, this fall we explored beautiful gardens of the Midwest. Travel along with Jerry, GBBG Member, as he shares a peek into the stunning landscapes of Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis City Garden, Rotary Gardens and more!

Contact Us

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

 

Mar
12
Tue
Repotting Orchids @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $10/GBBG Member; $12/Non-Member
Mar 12 @ 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.

Mar
14
Thu
Spring Suppers @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $32/GBBG Member; $38/Non-Member
Mar 14 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Please Note: The end time of this class has been extended to 2:30, different from 2:00 as listed in the print newsletter.

Bridgett Lowery, 416 Cuisine

416 Cuisine Logo

rice dish with veggiesSpring is a wonderful time for fresh flavors! Join Bridgett Lowery of 416 and make two dishes that go together beautifully or stand alone on their own. The class will work together to make a spring veggie fritatta and a chicken and asparagus orzo salad with homemade dijon vinaigrette. Once it’s all prepared, the class will eat together!  Students receive printed recipes.

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.