Calendar

Member Events

Virtual

Youth & Family Programs

Oct
5
Wed
Camp Series: Budding Buddies (Ages 3-5) @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Full Series: $35/Garden Member; $40/General Public; One Session: $15
Oct 5 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

showing kids a garden tool

Budding Buddies

Wednesday, October 5, 12, 19 | 9:30-11 am

Nature day camp specially designed for 3-5 year olds along with their adult buddy. Loaded with nature-themed stories, crafts, hikes, and hands-on exploration, each day is a new adventure!

One Day: $15 (Click on “show individual events” to select a single session.)

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!

Presented in part by

Cornerstone Foundation logo

Contact Us

For more information about Camp sessions, contact our Education Coordinator, Chris ‘Chip’ Refsguard, at 920.491.3691 ext. 107 or crefsguard@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, including COVID-19, full refunds are provided. To cancel, please call 491-3691 ext. 122.

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

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
11
Tue
Children’s Story Time @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member; General Admission/General Public
Oct 11 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Story Time

Tuesdays, Now–October 25

Take a break in the Garden for nature-themed stories and activities. In case of inclement weather or low temperatures, event will be moved indoors and held in a safe, physically distanced environment.

SPONSORED IN PART BY

Contact Us

For more information, contact Chip Refsguard, Education Coordinator at 920.491.3691 ext. 107 or crefsguard@gbbg.org.

Oct
12
Wed
Camp Series: Budding Buddies (Ages 3-5) @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Full Series: $35/Garden Member; $40/General Public; One Session: $15
Oct 12 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

showing kids a garden tool

Budding Buddies

Wednesday, October 5, 12, 19 | 9:30-11 am

Nature day camp specially designed for 3-5 year olds along with their adult buddy. Loaded with nature-themed stories, crafts, hikes, and hands-on exploration, each day is a new adventure!

One Day: $15 (Click on “show individual events” to select a single session.)

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!

Presented in part by

Cornerstone Foundation logo

Contact Us

For more information about Camp sessions, contact our Education Coordinator, Chris ‘Chip’ Refsguard, at 920.491.3691 ext. 107 or crefsguard@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, including COVID-19, full refunds are provided. To cancel, please call 491-3691 ext. 122.

Oct
18
Tue
Children’s Story Time @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member; General Admission/General Public
Oct 18 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Story Time

Tuesdays, Now–October 25

Take a break in the Garden for nature-themed stories and activities. In case of inclement weather or low temperatures, event will be moved indoors and held in a safe, physically distanced environment.

SPONSORED IN PART BY

Contact Us

For more information, contact Chip Refsguard, Education Coordinator at 920.491.3691 ext. 107 or crefsguard@gbbg.org.

Oct
19
Wed
Camp Series: Budding Buddies (Ages 3-5) @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Full Series: $35/Garden Member; $40/General Public; One Session: $15
Oct 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

showing kids a garden tool

Budding Buddies

Wednesday, October 5, 12, 19 | 9:30-11 am

Nature day camp specially designed for 3-5 year olds along with their adult buddy. Loaded with nature-themed stories, crafts, hikes, and hands-on exploration, each day is a new adventure!

One Day: $15 (Click on “show individual events” to select a single session.)

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!

Presented in part by

Cornerstone Foundation logo

Contact Us

For more information about Camp sessions, contact our Education Coordinator, Chris ‘Chip’ Refsguard, at 920.491.3691 ext. 107 or crefsguard@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, including COVID-19, full refunds are provided. To cancel, please call 491-3691 ext. 122.

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.
Oct
25
Tue
Children’s Story Time @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member; General Admission/General Public
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Story Time

Tuesdays, Now–October 25

Take a break in the Garden for nature-themed stories and activities. In case of inclement weather or low temperatures, event will be moved indoors and held in a safe, physically distanced environment.

SPONSORED IN PART BY

Contact Us

For more information, contact Chip Refsguard, Education Coordinator at 920.491.3691 ext. 107 or crefsguard@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.