ANNOUNCEMENTS

Work in progress! You’ll notice we’re bringing you a new and improved entry into the Garden. Please pardon our mess while we work to complete our parking improvements.

Calendar

Jul
22
Mon
Self-Guided Daily Drop-In Activities @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; General Admission/General Public
Jul 22 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm

June 1–August 31

Garden Discovery Boxes | 10 am–12 pm

Add a little activity to your day by visiting our Garden Discovery Boxes! Located throughout the Garden, these boxes contain games, activities and movement ideas to keep little ones entertained during your visit.

Butterfly Feeding | 1–3 pm

Get up close and personal with the winged beauties of our Butterflies & Blooms exhibit.  Once in the butterfly house, visitors can receive a feeding stick dipped into a sweet and tasty butterfly treat.  Will a butterfly visit you for a snack?

Donations accepted in the butterfly house.

Scavenger Hunts | Anytime

Hunt for clues and discover plants and animals in the Garden.

S.E.E.D. Packs | Anytime

Search, Explore, Experience and Discover the Garden! Packs include short lessons, games and observation activities.

Contact Us

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

Butterflies & Blooms @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; Garden Admission/General Public
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Butterflies & BloomsA live butterfly experience showing native pollinators and the plants they love in a stunning interactive butterfly house.

View Exhibit Details

 

Butterfly Feeding | 1–3 pm

Get up close and personal with the winged beauties of our Butterflies & Blooms exhibit.  Once in the butterfly house, visitors can receive a feeding stick dipped into a sweet and tasty butterfly treat.  Will a butterfly visit you for a snack?

Donations accepted in the butterfly house.

Contact Us

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

Express Garden Tour @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; General Admission/General Public
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Mondays, June 3–August 26

family

Enhance your next visit with an hour long, guided tour through Green Bay Botanical Garden! Trained guides will share stories about the Garden and its special features. Then, stop by to see our summer exhibit, Butterflies & Blooms!

Tours are on a first come, first served basis, up to 20 people.

If you have a group of 10 or more, please inquire about our Group Tour opportunities.

Group Tours

 

Contact Us

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

 

Family Nature Hike @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; General Admission/Non-Member
Jul 22 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Mondays, June 10–August 26

Explore the plants and animals of the Garden! Wear your walking shoes and let us guide you through a family adventure.

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CONTACT US

For more information, contact Kelle Hartman, Children & Family Educator, at 920.491.3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org.

Hatha Yoga @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Full Series: $40/GBBG Member; $45/General Public OR One Session: $10/Person
Jul 22 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Mondays, July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

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.

Full Series: $40/GBBG 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.

Jul
23
Tue
Self-Guided Daily Drop-In Activities @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; General Admission/General Public
Jul 23 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm

June 1–August 31

Garden Discovery Boxes | 10 am–12 pm

Add a little activity to your day by visiting our Garden Discovery Boxes! Located throughout the Garden, these boxes contain games, activities and movement ideas to keep little ones entertained during your visit.

Butterfly Feeding | 1–3 pm

Get up close and personal with the winged beauties of our Butterflies & Blooms exhibit.  Once in the butterfly house, visitors can receive a feeding stick dipped into a sweet and tasty butterfly treat.  Will a butterfly visit you for a snack?

Donations accepted in the butterfly house.

Scavenger Hunts | Anytime

Hunt for clues and discover plants and animals in the Garden.

S.E.E.D. Packs | Anytime

Search, Explore, Experience and Discover the Garden! Packs include short lessons, games and observation activities.

Contact Us

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

FULL: KIDchen Camp: Session 4 (Ages 9 & Up) @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $115/GBBG Member; $130/Non-Member
Jul 23 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm

kid cracking an egg in a bowlThis camp is full. Visit Camp GBBG for information about our other summer camp offerings, or call 920-490-9457 to be added to the waiting list. Thanks!

KIDchen Camp

Calling Future Foodies! Join Bridgett Lowery of 416 Cuisine for a hands-on kitchen experience. Learn kitchen safety, table etiquette, food safety, knife skills and the importance of a balanced diet. Experience the Garden and cook with fresh produce, when available. Recipes will include healthy hearty food and one sweet treat. Children will receive a folder of the recipes and printed materials and will keep the apron they decorate in class. Naturally, lunch and a snack will be enjoyed (after they make it!) each day. Class is appropriate for children 9 and up, with one and two-day class options available.

$115/GBBG Member; $130/Non-Member
Register by July 16.

Session 4: Two-Day Class 
Tuesday, July 23-Wednesday, July 24 | 9:30 am–3:30 pm

Registration required. Scholarships available, please contact us at the information provided below.

Registration Information

Summer Camp Guidelines
Camp Medical Authorization Form

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 cancelations, 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.

Butterflies & Blooms @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; Garden Admission/General Public
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Butterflies & BloomsA live butterfly experience showing native pollinators and the plants they love in a stunning interactive butterfly house.

View Exhibit Details

 

Butterfly Feeding | 1–3 pm

Get up close and personal with the winged beauties of our Butterflies & Blooms exhibit.  Once in the butterfly house, visitors can receive a feeding stick dipped into a sweet and tasty butterfly treat.  Will a butterfly visit you for a snack?

Donations accepted in the butterfly house.

Contact Us

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

Children’s Story Time @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; General Admission/General Public
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Story Time

Tuesdays, June 18–August 27

Take a break in the Nielsen Children’s Garden for nature-themed stories and activities. In case of inclement weather, stories will be read indoors in the Children’s Corner.

2019 Topics

  • July 2 – Bees
  • July 9 – Insects
  • July 16 – TBD
  • July 23 – Frogs
  • July 30 – Birds
  • August 6 – Nature
  • August 13 – TBD
  • August 20 – Trees
  • August 27 – Mice

Contact Us

For more information, contact Kelle Hartman, Children & Family Educator at 920.491.3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org.

Winged Wonders – Bats @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; $5/General Public Individual; $10/General Public Family
Jul 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Jamie Kozloski, Kingdom Animalia Exotic Animal Rescuebats in cave

These nighttime creatures may be mysterious but they’re amazing too! Discover how native bats help Wisconsin’s farmers, how tropical bats help pollinate, and how disease can affect the bat population. We’ll finish the night outside, using special equipment to help us hear bats while they hunt for insects! (Class is scheduled until 8:30, but may run longer if the bats are active.)

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 Kelle Hartman, Children & Family Educator, at 920.491.3691 Ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org.