Calendar

Apr
19
Thu
Cancelled: Writing and Preserving Garden Memories @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $60/GBBG Member; $70/Non-Member
Apr 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

This class has been cancelled due to low enrollment. We will reschedule it for the fall, stay tuned for details in the fall newsletter this summer. 

Betty Pearson & Linda Patton, Former GBBG Staff

Writing memoirs is telling one story at a time.  It is a way of depicting significant memories in your life.  Gardeners have a wealth of stories to share that involve garden experiences.  This class will help capture and unveil your memories by using all of your senses and writing skills to produce written memories that you can share with others or gather for yourself.  A special feature of these sessions will be how to simply and artistically mount and preserve your favorite written memories.  The gardens at Green Bay Botanical Garden will be a resource for resurrecting past memories and creating new ones.

This is a 4-part class, Thursdays, April 12, 19, 26 and May 3. Cost includes all 4 sessions and materials needed to display your memoirs.

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.

Apr
20
Fri
Garden Sprouts: April Showers @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $8/GBBG Member; $13/Non-Member
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Amy Kopp, GBBG Education DocentAprilShowersWEB

April showers may be wet, but they can also be beautiful. Let’s celebrate the rain that helps our garden grow! This program is designed for children age three to five and one accompanying adult.

Price includes one child and adult.  Additional children are 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!

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.

 

Apr
23
Mon
Cancelled: Chemical Free Cleaning @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $12/GBBG Member; $15/Non-Member
Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

This class has been cancelled due to low enrollment.

Northeast Wisconsin Unit of the Herb Society of America

Are you aware or worried about the chemicals in your cleaning products?  Join the Herb Society for an informative discussion on what those chemicals are and what they can do.  We’ll be making two different products for you to take home and you’ll receive recipes for more to make at home with easily obtained and safe products.

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.

Apr
26
Thu
Cancelled: Writing and Preserving Garden Memories @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $60/GBBG Member; $70/Non-Member
Apr 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

This class has been cancelled due to low enrollment. We will reschedule it for the fall, stay tuned for details in the fall newsletter this summer. 

Betty Pearson & Linda Patton, Former GBBG Staff

Writing memoirs is telling one story at a time.  It is a way of depicting significant memories in your life.  Gardeners have a wealth of stories to share that involve garden experiences.  This class will help capture and unveil your memories by using all of your senses and writing skills to produce written memories that you can share with others or gather for yourself.  A special feature of these sessions will be how to simply and artistically mount and preserve your favorite written memories.  The gardens at Green Bay Botanical Garden will be a resource for resurrecting past memories and creating new ones.

This is a 4-part class, Thursdays, April 12, 19, 26 and May 3. Cost includes all 4 sessions and materials needed to display your memoirs.

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.

Composting 101 @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $7/Pre-registration; $10/At the Door
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Shirley Triest-Robertson, Dan Mitchell and Linda Gustke, N.E.W. Master Gardener Volunteers

Discover how to effectively manage yard trimmings, food waste, and other organic materials generated at home and turn them into beneficial compost for your garden.

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

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.

 

Apr
28
Sat
FULL: Bonsai Beginners Workshop @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $95/GBBG Member; $110/Non-Member
Apr 28 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

This class is full and we are no longer taking registrations. 

Bay Area Bonsai Society

In this 2-day workshop (Saturdays, April 14 and 28), you will craft your very own bonsai! Members of the Bay Area Bonsai Society will guide you through the process of shaping a tree in the Bonsai method, as well as teach you about proper soil, pruning techniques, wiring, care and more.

Tree, pot, soil and all tools are provided, no experience necessary. Cost includes both days.

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.

Apr
30
Mon
Spring Blooms at the Garden @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Daily Admission Rates Apply
Apr 30 – May 25 all-day

Spring FountainSpring will knock your socks off with over 300,000 blooms!

This spring, the newly installed Schneider Family Grand Garden and revitalized Magnolia Grove feature 33,000 grape hyacinth and miniature white daffodils with the Matthew Schmidt Garden
showcasing 5,000 bulbs of the cherry red, purple and mauve Wellspring™ tulip blend.

The parking lot introduces the sunny yellow, white, orange and soft pink tulip blends Chardonnay™ and Prosecco™ planted with the Top 40™ daffodil blend.

The spritely purple, pink and white Trident™ tulip blend will pop around the Kaftan Lusthaus and a combination of red and pink tulips – Kingsblood, Queen of the Night, Aveyron, Rosy Diamond
and Angelique – will smolder around the Stumpf Belvedere.

These new additions bring the yearly spring floral display to over 300,000 blooms! With all the perennials, magnolias, crabapples and other blossoms, this display is off the charts!

Mother Nature permitting, the opening act starts toward the end of April, with the main event going onstage in May. Peak bloom is anticipated mid-May through the end of May.

Do not miss this show-stopping act!

Hours & Admission Details
May
1
Tue
Advanced Vegetable Gardening @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $7/Pre-registration; $10/At the Door
May 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Lynn Clark and Jim Fameree, N.E.W. Master Gardener Volunteers

Join Lynn Clark and Jim Fameree, Master Gardener Volunteers, along with Vijai Pandian, Horticulture Educator, during this class designed for the experienced vegetable gardener. Learn the next steps in successful vegetable gardening!

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

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.

May
3
Thu
Cancelled: Writing and Preserving Garden Memories @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $60/GBBG Member; $70/Non-Member
May 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

This class has been cancelled due to low enrollment. We will reschedule it for the fall, stay tuned for details in the fall newsletter this summer. 

Betty Pearson & Linda Patton, Former GBBG Staff

Writing memoirs is telling one story at a time.  It is a way of depicting significant memories in your life.  Gardeners have a wealth of stories to share that involve garden experiences.  This class will help capture and unveil your memories by using all of your senses and writing skills to produce written memories that you can share with others or gather for yourself.  A special feature of these sessions will be how to simply and artistically mount and preserve your favorite written memories.  The gardens at Green Bay Botanical Garden will be a resource for resurrecting past memories and creating new ones.

This is a 4-part class, Thursdays, April 12, 19, 26 and May 3. Cost includes all 4 sessions and materials needed to display your memoirs.

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.

Pruning Trees & Shrubs @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $7/Pre-registration; $10/At the Door
May 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Dan Mitchell, N.E.W. Master Gardener Volunteer, & Vijai Pandian, UW-Extension Horticulture Educator

Dan Mitchell, Master Gardener Volunteer, along with Vijai Pandian, Horticulture Educator, will demonstrate the basics of a variety of shade trees and shrubs. This class will be held outside, please dress for the weather.

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

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.