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Jan
24
Thu
New & Emerging Insect Threats @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $5/GBBG Member; $7/Non-Member
Jan 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Lindsay Hendricks, GBBG Assistant Director of Horticulture, Kate Miller, GBBG Horticulturist

insect on leafJoin horticulturists Lindsay Hendricks and Kate Miller as they discuss new and emerging invasive insect pests. Preview insects that may pose a threat to Wisconsin landscapes and learn how you can become a “First Detector”. As representatives of the Sentinel Plant Network, they’ll also teach you how to report your findings and help to protect our native plants!

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.

Feb
4
Mon
Hatha Yoga @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: One Session: $10
Feb 4 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

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 perfect balanced yoga class. Bring your own yoga mat.

Upcoming Sessions:
Monday, February 11
Monday, February 18

One Session: $10

Register

 

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
5
Tue
Full: Chocolate Nirvana @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $27/GBBG Member; $32/Non-Member
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

This class is full. Please check our calendar for future classes!

Chef Shelly Platten, Healthy Chef Shell, LLC

chocolate hearts with nutsWith Valentine’s Day right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to spend an evening expanding your repertoire of delicious desserts. Whether you’re looking for a simple, easy mousse, tender heart-shaped cookies or a spicy chocolate chunk gingerbread, we have a dessert to satisfy your next chocolate craving!

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
6
Wed
Travelogue: Pomeranian Roots @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: FREE
Feb 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Dale Bartel, GBBG Member & Volunteer

Travel back to Pomerania with our host by tracing his genealogy and learn about his family’s heritage in this region. Pomerania, Slavic for “along the sea”, is an area of northern Germany and Poland reaching the Baltic Sea. It was a Prussian province from 1701 to 1947 and was absorbed into Germany and Poland following WWII.

Contact Us

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

 

Feb
9
Sat
Canceled: Bus Trip: WPT Garden & Landscape Expo @ Alliant Energy Center
Cost: $45/GBBG Member; $50/Non-Member
Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Canceled due to low enrollment. Refunds will be issued to those that have signed up already.

Join Green Bay Botanical Garden for a day trip to Madison to discover the latest trends in gardening, landscaping and edibles at the Wisconsin Public Television Garden & Landscape Expo and leave the driving to us!

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Snowshoe Hike @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: FREE/GBBG Member; $5/Non-Member
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

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

 

Upcoming Hikes
Friday, February 22

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
11
Mon
Hatha Yoga @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: One Session: $10
Feb 11 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

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 perfect balanced yoga class. Bring your own yoga mat.

One Session: $10

Upcoming Sessions:
Monday, February 18

Register

 

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
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
18
Mon
Hatha Yoga @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: One Session: $10
Feb 18 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

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 perfect balanced yoga class. Bring your own yoga mat.

One Session: $10

Register

 

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
CANCELED: 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!

 

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.