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Free

Member Events

Virtual

Mar
25
Fri
Stitches & Stems @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free Event Admission. Regular admission into the Garden.
Mar 25 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

embroidered autumn trees

This exhibit will feature more than 200 fiber art and embroidery pieces created by and presented in partnership with Women Who Run With Scissors and Green Bay Area Embroiderers’ Guild of America.

Hand embroidered pieces and art quilts will fill the Schneider Education Center along with boutiques (small items for sale made by members), a silent auction featuring completed works to bid on to support their programs, and fabulous finds (rummage sale items), raffle baskets, raffle quilts, and other vendors.

Members will be present to answer questions during the exhibit.

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 more information, contact our Guest Experience Team at 920.490.9457 or info@gbbg.org.

Mar
26
Sat
Stitches & Stems @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free Event Admission. Regular admission into the Garden.
Mar 26 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

embroidered autumn trees

This exhibit will feature more than 200 fiber art and embroidery pieces created by and presented in partnership with Women Who Run With Scissors and Green Bay Area Embroiderers’ Guild of America.

Hand embroidered pieces and art quilts will fill the Schneider Education Center along with boutiques (small items for sale made by members), a silent auction featuring completed works to bid on to support their programs, and fabulous finds (rummage sale items), raffle baskets, raffle quilts, and other vendors.

Members will be present to answer questions during the exhibit.

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 more information, contact our Guest Experience Team at 920.490.9457 or info@gbbg.org.

Mar
30
Wed
CANCELED: TILL Talk: The Peshtigo Fire @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member and General Public
Mar 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

This class has been canceled per instructor request.

peshtigo fire map

PC: National Weather Service

Arlene Molzahn, Retired Teacher and Published Author

Take a closer look at the all-too-real details of what happened in our own backyards in 1871, and find out why many experts consider the Peshtigo Fire to be America’s most devastating wildfire to date.

 

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 Chip Refsguard, Education Coordinator, at 920.491.3691 Ext. 107 or crefsguard@gbbg.org.

Apr
6
Wed
TILL Talk: Improve Your Insect & Plant Photography @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member and General Public
Apr 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
bright blue and black Pipevine Swallowtail butterfly on pink flower

Pipevine Swallowtail butterfly PC: John Oates Photography

David Hakamaki, Cutting Edge Photography

Do you want to take better photos of plants and insects? You don’t need elaborate camera equipment to do so. A basic camera or smartphone can take amazing photos that will WOW your friends. David Hakamaki’s TILL Talk will show you ways to improve your composition, lighting, and technique to make any photo better.

This TILL Talk will be entry to mid-level oriented, so you can understand how a pro photographer approaches a scene, determines what to focus attention on, what lighting to add, and how to make any scene the best it can be. There will be plenty of time for discussion, so bring your inspiration, your love of plants and insects, and a lot of questions!

The in-person registration for this class is full. 

Register: Virtual

 

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 Chip Refsguard, Education Coordinator, at 920.491.3691 Ext. 107 or crefsguard@gbbg.org.

Apr
20
Wed
CANCELED: TILL Talk: Food Sovereignty in the Oneida Nation @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member and General Public
Apr 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

This class has been canceled.

Tsyunhehkw^ farm

Kyle Wiskneski, Tsyunhehkw^ Agriculture Manager
Crystal Danforth, Tsyunhehkw^ Community Outreach Coordinator

Spend some time with us learning about Food Sovereignty in the Oneida Nation, and how the Tsyunhehkw^ agricultural community promotes a comprehensive approach to health and well-being.

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 Chip Refsguard, Education Coordinator, at 920.491.3691 Ext. 107 or crefsguard@gbbg.org.

May
1
Sun
Corporate Partner Employee Day @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
May 1 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm

Rekindle your love of nature with more than 47 acres of beautiful display gardens and natural areas. Spend time exploring breathtaking scenic views and our latest exhibit, Habitat, from 9 am–8 pm.

Whether you’re hoping to spend some quality time with family and friends or simply want to relax outside for an afternoon, the Garden has the experience you’re searching for.

Your day includes:

  • Free admission for you and your immediate family (or friends)
  • $10 discount on membership purchases
  • 10% discount in the WPS Trellis Gift Shop
Habitat was developed by Smithsonian Gardens and is made available by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service.
Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service Smithsonian Garden

 

Contact Us

For more information, contact our Development & Membership Coordinator at 920.491.3691 ext. 105 or membership@gbbg.org.

May
8
Sun
Mother’s Day @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free admissions for moms. Free/Garden Member; Garden Admission/General Public
May 8 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm

Admission is free for all moms!

Contact Us

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

May
13
Fri
Free Admission: Go Public Gardens Days @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free Admission
May 13 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm

Join us to celebrate National Public Gardens with free admission for all visitors on Friday, May 13, 2022!

  • Explore the Garden with a scavenger hunt
  • Stop by to see our new exhibit, Habitat
  • See our gorgeous spring blooms (weather dependent)
  • Save the date for TasteBud (Thursday, May 19)

Follow us on Facebook for a chance to win tickets to our exhibit, Habitat!

Habitat was developed by Smithsonian Gardens and is made available by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service.

Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service

Smithsonian Garden

Contact Us

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

 

May
15
Sun
Member Swap Day @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Members of the Garden, National Railroad Museum, The Neville Public Museum, and the Automobile Gallery
May 15 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm

Experience other local attractions! Members of the Garden, the Automobile Gallery, National Railroad Museum, and The Neville Public Museum invite you to visit all attractions for free on Member Swap Day. Simply present your membership card when you arrive.

The Automobile Gallery, 9 am- 3pm
National Railroad Museum, 11 am-5 pm
Neville Public Museum, 12-5 pm

Contact Us

For more information, contact our Development & Membership Coordinator at 920.491.3691 ext. 105 or membership@gbbg.org.

May
17
Tue
Members-Only Tour: Green Bay Blossoms @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member
May 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Fleurnace red and orange tulips

Lindsay Hendricks, Horticulture Manager

Join Lindsay for a behind-the-scenes look at Spring’s splendor at the Garden! It’ll take your breath away with more than 30,000 new bulb blooms adding to more than 300,000 blooms already at the Garden – the largest spring blooming bulb display in the state! With perennials, magnolias, crabapples and other blossoms, this display will blow you away.

Reservations are required.

Contact Us

RSVP to our Development & Membership Coordinator at 920.491.3691 ext. 105 or membership@gbbg.org.