Calendar

Drop-In Activity

Member Events

Virtual

Sep
22
Wed
Washed Ashore: Art to Save the Sea @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member; Garden Admission/General Public
Sep 22 @ 9:00 am – 6:30 pm

 

Washed Ashore Art to Save the Sea

An in-depth look at plastic pollution that plagues waterways around the world through awe-inspiring, larger-than-life sculptures of marine life made from plastic debris.

View Exhibit Details

 

Self-Guided Daily Drop-In Activities

(July 4: 6 pm closure with limited programs)

Scavenger Hunts | Anytime

Hunt for clues and discover plants and animals.

Garden Discovery Boxes | Anytime

Explore boxes placed throughout the Garden with fun activities for kids.

Ask the Expert | Monday-Friday | 9 am-3 pm

Ask our Horticulture Team your gardening questions as you see them working in the Garden.

Contact Us

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

Sep
23
Thu
Washed Ashore: Art to Save the Sea @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member; Garden Admission/General Public
Sep 23 @ 9:00 am – 6:30 pm

 

Washed Ashore Art to Save the Sea

An in-depth look at plastic pollution that plagues waterways around the world through awe-inspiring, larger-than-life sculptures of marine life made from plastic debris.

View Exhibit Details

 

Self-Guided Daily Drop-In Activities

(July 4: 6 pm closure with limited programs)

Scavenger Hunts | Anytime

Hunt for clues and discover plants and animals.

Garden Discovery Boxes | Anytime

Explore boxes placed throughout the Garden with fun activities for kids.

Ask the Expert | Monday-Friday | 9 am-3 pm

Ask our Horticulture Team your gardening questions as you see them working in the Garden.

Contact Us

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

Sep
24
Fri
Washed Ashore: Art to Save the Sea @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member; Garden Admission/General Public
Sep 24 @ 9:00 am – 6:30 pm

 

Washed Ashore Art to Save the Sea

An in-depth look at plastic pollution that plagues waterways around the world through awe-inspiring, larger-than-life sculptures of marine life made from plastic debris.

View Exhibit Details

 

Self-Guided Daily Drop-In Activities

(July 4: 6 pm closure with limited programs)

Scavenger Hunts | Anytime

Hunt for clues and discover plants and animals.

Garden Discovery Boxes | Anytime

Explore boxes placed throughout the Garden with fun activities for kids.

Ask the Expert | Monday-Friday | 9 am-3 pm

Ask our Horticulture Team your gardening questions as you see them working in the Garden.

Contact Us

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

Sep
25
Sat
Washed Ashore: Art to Save the Sea @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member; Garden Admission/General Public
Sep 25 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

 

Washed Ashore Art to Save the Sea

An in-depth look at plastic pollution that plagues waterways around the world through awe-inspiring, larger-than-life sculptures of marine life made from plastic debris.

View Exhibit Details

 

Self-Guided Daily Drop-In Activities

(July 4: 6 pm closure with limited programs)

Scavenger Hunts | Anytime

Hunt for clues and discover plants and animals.

Garden Discovery Boxes | Anytime

Explore boxes placed throughout the Garden with fun activities for kids.

Ask the Expert | Monday-Friday | 9 am-3 pm

Ask our Horticulture Team your gardening questions as you see them working in the Garden.

Contact Us

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

Sep
26
Sun
FINAL DAY: Washed Ashore: Art to Save the Sea @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member; Garden Admission/General Public
Sep 26 @ 9:00 am – 6:30 pm

 

Washed Ashore Art to Save the Sea

An in-depth look at plastic pollution that plagues waterways around the world through awe-inspiring, larger-than-life sculptures of marine life made from plastic debris.

View Exhibit Details

 

Self-Guided Daily Drop-In Activities

(July 4: 6 pm closure with limited programs)

Scavenger Hunts | Anytime

Hunt for clues and discover plants and animals.

Garden Discovery Boxes | Anytime

Explore boxes placed throughout the Garden with fun activities for kids.

Ask the Expert | Monday-Friday | 9 am-3 pm

Ask our Horticulture Team your gardening questions as you see them working in the Garden.

Contact Us

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

Sep
28
Tue
Members-Only Tour: Autumn Wonders @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/Garden Member; Reservations required.
Sep 28 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
cottage garden in fall

Vanderperren English Cottage Garden

Sarah Pingel, Horticulturist

From late season flowers and the changing colors of leaves to the dancing grasses and the activities of birds preparing for migration, there is a lot to discover in autumn. Join Sarah Pingel (Horticulturist) for an exploration of the Garden in autumn!

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

Contact Us

Have questions? Contact our Development & Membership Coordinator at 920.491.3691 ext. 105 or membership@gbbg.org.

Oct
18
Mon
Pop-Up Tour: Fall Colors! @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Garden Admission/General Public; Free/Garden Member
Oct 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

trees in fall

Michael, Garden Educator

From late season flowers and the changing colors of leaves to the dancing grasses, there is a lot to discover in autumn. Join Michael (Educator) for an exploration of the fall Garden!

Tour is included with Garden admission

Contact Us

For more information, contact Linda Gustke, Director of Education & Guest Experience at 920.491.3691 ext. 122 or lgustke@gbbg.org.

Oct
21
Thu
Members-Only: Virtual Annual Report to Our Community @ Virtual
Cost: Free
Oct 21 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

cottage window and flowers

Join us virtually to recap our past year, elect new board members, and learn what’s happening next at the Garden.

Event Details

 

Contact Us

For more information, contact our Development & Membership Coordinator at 920.491.3691 ext. 105 or membership@gbbg.org.
Nov
15
Mon
FULL: Members-Only Tour: Lights of the Present & Future @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: FREE/GBBG Member
Nov 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

This members-only tour is full. To be added to a wait list, contact our Development & Membership Coordinator at sseeger@gbbg.org or 920.491.3691 ext. 105.

Dave Barkow, Facilities & Maintenance Coordinator

Go behind the scenes of WPS Garden of Lights and learn how the Garden comes to life during the holiday season. Be prepared to walk away with fun facts to share with family and friends and be the first to see what’s new for 2021.

Reservations required. RSVP by contacting our Development & Membership Coordinator at 920.491.3691 ext. 105 or membership@gbbg.org

Contact Us

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

Jan
26
Wed
Houseplants 101 @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $13/Garden Member; $16/General Public
Jan 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

flowers in water pot

Face coverings are strongly recommended for all guests in Garden buildings.

Rob Zimmer, Rob Zimmer Outdoors

This class is designed as an introduction to the amazing world of houseplants and indoor gardening.

Topics discussed include plants for different light levels, common mistakes people encounter with houseplants, the best varieties for all areas of the home, pet safe plants, and the hottest house plant trends. We’ll even include a section on using houseplants outdoors in your garden.

Register: In Person 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.