Calendar

Sep
22
Tue
Nature Photography @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $18/Garden Member; $22/General Public
Sep 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

photo of stream in nature

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.

Marc Amenson, Amenson Studio

Capture the amazing beauty that nature displays! In this class, Marc Amenson helps explain the tools and techniques required for achieving inspiring and striking nature photos. Stunning nature and landscape photography requires the right gear, techniques and approach. You’ll get an introduction to the equipment, exposure, focus, subjects, light, composition and photographic process needed to get your start in nature photography.

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!

 

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.

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.

Sep
23
Wed
CANCELED: Writing in the Garden @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $42/Garden Member; $50/General Public
Sep 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

journal on bench

This class is canceled due to low enrollment. To consider other upcoming classes, explore our calendar at GBBG.org/Calendar.

 

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.

Betty Pearson, Former Garden Staff

Looking for a way to refresh your writing skills? Through the inspiration of our garden tableaus, you will become engaged in creating prose and poetry that you never knew you could create. Learn how to let your senses and talents paint word pictures that have been waiting to be written only through your creativity.

This four-session class will meet weekly for two hours, Wednesdays, September 9, 16, 23 & 30.

The instructor will choose venues throughout the Garden and you will write on a personal electronic device or paper. Each class will include skill review and instruction, as well as personal writing time. The instructor will meet individually with each student during that time to encourage ideas and answer questions.

Instructor

Betty Pearson, a former Garden employee, is a freelance writer and a memoir writing instructor for Fox Valley Technical College. Her articles have been published in local newspapers, professional trade association journals, Voyageur and Our Wisconsin.

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.

Sep
26
Sat
Fall Community Day @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free with advanced registration
Sep 26 @ 9:00 am – 6:30 pm

girls in wetting zoo PC john oates photographyJoin us to commemorate when the Garden first opened its doors to the community!

Celebrate autumn’s wonders by exploring over 47 acres, enjoying a kid’s scavenger hunt and checking out natured–themed Discovery Bins throughout the Garden.

Admission is free but you must register in advance! If inclement weather should occur, the outdoor Gardens will be open to visit however no Discovery Bins will be available. Watch our Facebook page and website day–of for the latest updates.

Registration

Due to the ongoing COVID–19 pandemic, all attendees must pre–register for a selected entry time, which includes free admission. For the safety and enjoyment of guests, volunteers and staff, we will be limiting the number of visitors in the Garden at one time to allow everyone to physically distance. Guests need to arrive at the Garden within one hour of their selected entry time. Based on the visitor capacity limits we cannot guarantee entry into the event if you arrive early or late.

 

Register

 

SAFETY GUIDELINES

All safety requirements are determined based on guidelines from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services and the Brown County Health Department.

Thanks to Our Sponsor

Colorblends Wholesale Flowerbulbs

Contact Us

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

Sep
28
Mon
Camp Series: Budding Buddies (Ages 3-5) @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Full Series: $35/Garden Member; $40/General Public; One Session: $15
Sep 28 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

showing kids a garden toolFor 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.

Budding Buddies

Mondays, September 28, October 5 & 12 | 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!

Full Series: $35/Garden Member; $40/General Public

One Day: $15

Registration required. Register by Monday, September 21.

Registration Information

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

Register

 

Camp Guidelines

Presented in part by

Cornerstone Foundation logo

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.

Hatha Yoga @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Full Series: $40/Garden Member; $45/General Public OR One Session: $10/Person
Sep 28 @ 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. 

Mondays, September 14, 21 & 28, October 5 & 12

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.

Masks are required for indoor classes. If weather permits, the class will move outside.

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.

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!

 

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.

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.

Sep
30
Wed
CANCELED: Writing in the Garden @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $42/Garden Member; $50/General Public
Sep 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

journal on bench

This class is canceled due to low enrollment. To consider other upcoming classes, explore our calendar at GBBG.org/Calendar.

 

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.

Betty Pearson, Former Garden Staff

Looking for a way to refresh your writing skills? Through the inspiration of our garden tableaus, you will become engaged in creating prose and poetry that you never knew you could create. Learn how to let your senses and talents paint word pictures that have been waiting to be written only through your creativity.

This four-session class will meet weekly for two hours, Wednesdays, September 9, 16, 23 & 30.

The instructor will choose venues throughout the Garden and you will write on a personal electronic device or paper. Each class will include skill review and instruction, as well as personal writing time. The instructor will meet individually with each student during that time to encourage ideas and answer questions.

Instructor

Betty Pearson, a former Garden employee, is a freelance writer and a memoir writing instructor for Fox Valley Technical College. Her articles have been published in local newspapers, professional trade association journals, Voyageur and Our Wisconsin.

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.

Canceled: End of Summer Garden Bounty – Veggie Dishes for Robust Health @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $24/Garden Member; $29/General Public
Sep 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Zucchini Carrot Ribbon Saute with Lemony Pistachio Pesto and Orzo Pasta

Zucchini Carrot Ribbon Saute with Lemony Pistachio Pesto and Orzo Pasta

This event is canceled due to low enrollment. To view other classes offered at the Garden, please visit our calendar.

Chef Shelly Platten, Healthy Chef Shell, LLC

Use up the last of your garden, CSA box or visits to the farm market with some new fresh ideas for veggie centric dishes. There’s never been a better time to boost your immune system with easy and delicious whole food meals.

Menu:

  • Roasted Beet & Sweet Potato Spinach Salad with Orange Mustard Dressing
  • Zucchini Carrot Ribbon Saute with Lemony Pistachio Pesto and Orzo Pasta
  • Cauliflower Walnut “Taco Meat” Loaded Nachos

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.

Oct
5
Mon
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 toolFor 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.

Budding Buddies

Mondays, September 28, October 5 & 12 | 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!

Full Series: $35/Garden Member; $40/General Public

One Day: $15

Registration required. Register by Monday, September 21.

Registration Information

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

Register

 

Camp Guidelines

Presented in part by

Cornerstone Foundation logo

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.

Hatha Yoga @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Full Series: $40/Garden Member; $45/General Public OR One Session: $10/Person
Oct 5 @ 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. 

Mondays, September 14, 21 & 28, October 5 & 12

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.

Masks are required for indoor classes. If weather permits, the class will move outside.

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.

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!

 

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.

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.

Oct
6
Tue
CANCELED: Sunset Photography @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $18/Garden Member; $22/General Public
Oct 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

photograph of pink and purple colored sunsetDue to the Public Health Alert issued by the Brown County Health Department on Saturday, October 3, this class has been canceled to promote the safety and wellbeing of our guests and our instructors. Thank you for your understanding. 

Marc Amenson, Amenson Studio

Golden hour is often a moment of incredible beauty that happens around the world everyday. In this class, Marc Amenson helps explain the best settings to capture the vast array of lighting challenges faced during the first and last minutes of sunlight. Stunning sunset photos require the right gear, techniques and approach. You’ll get an introduction to the equipment, exposure, focus, subjects, light, composition and photographic process needed to get your start in sunset photography.

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.