Calendar

Feb
24
Wed
Canceled: Polar Pollinator Pop-Up @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Garden Admission/General Public; Free/Garden Member
Feb 24 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Polar Pollinator Pop-Up

Because of the snow and warmer temperatures, this event has been canceled.

Thursday, February 18-Saturday, February 20
Monday, February 22-Saturday, February 27

9 am–5 pm, Monday–Saturday

Don’t wait for summer to be inspired by pollinators. This February, toss on your warm clothes, lace up your boots and wander the Garden to gaze at pollinator–themed snow sculptures.

Map of Sculpture Locations

 

A handful of talented snow carvers from around Wisconsin will descend on the Garden in late February to create magnificent sculptures depicting pollination players, including butterflies, bees and flowers, spread throughout the Garden. Beyond the sculptures, uncover unique winter wonders with a scavenger hunt and you can register to win a prize package! Guests will also be able to take home a free craft kit.

Reservations are not required, but consider purchasing admission in advance, to be used at any time.

Buy Admission Tickets

 

Admission Costs
 GBBG Members  Free
 Adults (18+)  $12
 Seniors (62+), AAA Members, AARP, Military  $10
 Students (w/school ID)  $10
 Children (3-17)  $5
 Children (2 & under) Free
 NWTC Students & Faculty Free w/NWTC ID

Face coverings are required in all Garden buildings (ages 2 and up) and when physical distancing isn’t possible outdoors..

Please be aware that all programs, events and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

Contact Us

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

Sponsored By

Cornerstone Foundation logo

Virtual: Gardening Hot Topics: What Really Goes on in a Cottage Garden @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $9/Garden Member; $12/General Public
Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
flowers in a cottage garden

PC: John Oates Photography

If you are unable to attend at the time the class is offered, please register and you will receive a copy of the recording and the handouts.

Lindsay Hendricks, Assistant Director of Horticulture

Take a step back in time as you walk through the Vanderperren English Cottage Garden. Learn how to incorporate ornamental edibles, heirloom plants and on-trend annuals so that you can create your own cottage garden oasis at home!

Register

 

Please be aware that all programs, events and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

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!

Contact Us

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

CANCELED: Strengthen Your Immune System (and gut) with Kefir @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $32/Garden Member; $38/General Public
Feb 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

glass of kefir with strawberries in bowl

This class has been canceled due to instructor illness.

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.

Face coverings are required in all Garden buildings (ages 2 and up) and during outdoor programs when visitors are gathered in groups.

Rebecca Kuick, Cultured Foods 101

Homemade kefir is LOADED with more probiotics than any other food.

  • Keeps your immune system strong!
  • Easy – only TWO ingredients
  • Inexpensive

This is a great starter course to build the foundation needed to make kefir and other fermented food and drinks with ease.

**Kefir can be made with other types of milk, not just dairy

Class includes a step-by-step demonstration on how to make kefir. The presentation will discuss how kefir benefits health and why. There will be ample time for student Q & A. Each student will take home directions, recipe ideas, a starter kit and have access to continued support as needed.

There will be a kefir tasting including delicious dips and smoothies!

Register

 

Please be aware that all programs, events and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

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.

Feb
25
Thu
Canceled: Polar Pollinator Pop-Up @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Garden Admission/General Public; Free/Garden Member
Feb 25 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Polar Pollinator Pop-Up

Because of the snow and warmer temperatures, this event has been canceled.

Thursday, February 18-Saturday, February 20
Monday, February 22-Saturday, February 27

9 am–5 pm, Monday–Saturday

Don’t wait for summer to be inspired by pollinators. This February, toss on your warm clothes, lace up your boots and wander the Garden to gaze at pollinator–themed snow sculptures.

Map of Sculpture Locations

 

A handful of talented snow carvers from around Wisconsin will descend on the Garden in late February to create magnificent sculptures depicting pollination players, including butterflies, bees and flowers, spread throughout the Garden. Beyond the sculptures, uncover unique winter wonders with a scavenger hunt and you can register to win a prize package! Guests will also be able to take home a free craft kit.

Reservations are not required, but consider purchasing admission in advance, to be used at any time.

Buy Admission Tickets

 

Admission Costs
 GBBG Members  Free
 Adults (18+)  $12
 Seniors (62+), AAA Members, AARP, Military  $10
 Students (w/school ID)  $10
 Children (3-17)  $5
 Children (2 & under) Free
 NWTC Students & Faculty Free w/NWTC ID

Face coverings are required in all Garden buildings (ages 2 and up) and when physical distancing isn’t possible outdoors..

Please be aware that all programs, events and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

Contact Us

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

Sponsored By

Cornerstone Foundation logo

Feb
26
Fri
Canceled: Polar Pollinator Pop-Up @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Garden Admission/General Public; Free/Garden Member
Feb 26 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Polar Pollinator Pop-Up

Because of the snow and warmer temperatures, this event has been canceled.

Thursday, February 18-Saturday, February 20
Monday, February 22-Saturday, February 27

9 am–5 pm, Monday–Saturday

Don’t wait for summer to be inspired by pollinators. This February, toss on your warm clothes, lace up your boots and wander the Garden to gaze at pollinator–themed snow sculptures.

Map of Sculpture Locations

 

A handful of talented snow carvers from around Wisconsin will descend on the Garden in late February to create magnificent sculptures depicting pollination players, including butterflies, bees and flowers, spread throughout the Garden. Beyond the sculptures, uncover unique winter wonders with a scavenger hunt and you can register to win a prize package! Guests will also be able to take home a free craft kit.

Reservations are not required, but consider purchasing admission in advance, to be used at any time.

Buy Admission Tickets

 

Admission Costs
 GBBG Members  Free
 Adults (18+)  $12
 Seniors (62+), AAA Members, AARP, Military  $10
 Students (w/school ID)  $10
 Children (3-17)  $5
 Children (2 & under) Free
 NWTC Students & Faculty Free w/NWTC ID

Face coverings are required in all Garden buildings (ages 2 and up) and when physical distancing isn’t possible outdoors..

Please be aware that all programs, events and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

Contact Us

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

Sponsored By

Cornerstone Foundation logo

Feb
27
Sat
Canceled: Polar Pollinator Pop-Up @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Garden Admission/General Public; Free/Garden Member
Feb 27 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Polar Pollinator Pop-Up

Because of the snow and warmer temperatures, this event has been canceled.

Thursday, February 18-Saturday, February 20
Monday, February 22-Saturday, February 27

9 am–5 pm, Monday–Saturday

Don’t wait for summer to be inspired by pollinators. This February, toss on your warm clothes, lace up your boots and wander the Garden to gaze at pollinator–themed snow sculptures.

Map of Sculpture Locations

 

A handful of talented snow carvers from around Wisconsin will descend on the Garden in late February to create magnificent sculptures depicting pollination players, including butterflies, bees and flowers, spread throughout the Garden. Beyond the sculptures, uncover unique winter wonders with a scavenger hunt and you can register to win a prize package! Guests will also be able to take home a free craft kit.

Reservations are not required, but consider purchasing admission in advance, to be used at any time.

Buy Admission Tickets

 

Admission Costs
 GBBG Members  Free
 Adults (18+)  $12
 Seniors (62+), AAA Members, AARP, Military  $10
 Students (w/school ID)  $10
 Children (3-17)  $5
 Children (2 & under) Free
 NWTC Students & Faculty Free w/NWTC ID

Face coverings are required in all Garden buildings (ages 2 and up) and when physical distancing isn’t possible outdoors..

Please be aware that all programs, events and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

Contact Us

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

Sponsored By

Cornerstone Foundation logo

FULL: Snowshoe Hike @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member Family or Adult; $5/General Public Family or Adult
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

This hike is FULL. Snowshoes are always available, free with admission, during Garden open hours, pending snow. Please visit our Calendar of Events for other educational opportunities at the Garden.

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.

Face coverings are required in all Garden buildings (ages 2 and up) and during outdoor programs when visitors are gathered in groups.

Garden 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.

Please be aware that all programs, events and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

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.

Mar
1
Mon
Hatha Yoga @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Full Series: $40/Garden Member; $45/General Public OR One Session: $10/Person
Mar 1 @ 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.

Face coverings are required in all Garden buildings (ages 2 and up) and during outdoor programs when visitors are gathered in groups.

Mondays, February 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1

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.

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.

Register

 

Please be aware that all programs, events and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

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 COVID-19, 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.

Mar
10
Wed
Virtual: Gardening Hot Topics: Creating a Butterfly Sanctuary @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $9/Garden Member; $12/General Public
Mar 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
monarch on flower

PC: John Oates Photography

If you are unable to attend at the time the class is offered, please register and you will receive a copy of the recording and the handouts.

Ryan Hammes, Garden Horticulturist

Colorful plants and nectar sources are a start, but a butterfly sanctuary requires more! Bring the full life cycle of butterflies to your garden, from tiny eggs to striking adults all season long. Learn how host plants and even shelter can be easily integrated into your landscape.

Register

 

Please be aware that all programs, events and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

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!

Contact Us

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

Mar
15
Mon
Virtual: Garden Craft: Stepping Stones @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $32/Garden Member Family; $38/General Public Family
Mar 15 all-day

my garden stepping stones with colored rocks

If you are unable to attend at the time the class is offered, please register and you will receive a copy of the recording and the handouts.

Steve Schultz, Steve’s Leaves

Learn how to make a wide variety of stepping stones for gifts or for your garden. Supplies are included and will be ready for pick up at the Garden by 10 am on March 16. We’ll email you for pick up at the Garden, including the pre-recorded link to watch the instruction, then follow along with Steve as he demonstrates the stepping stone process. This workshop is a great family activity!

This class is pre-recorded and access will be available through the end of the month.

Register

 

Please be aware that all programs, events and policies are subject to change as the situation with the COVID–19 pandemic evolves. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

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.