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Sep
14
Tue
The Power of Positivity @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $30/Garden Member; $36/General Public
Sep 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

think positiveFace coverings are strongly recommended for all guests in Garden buildings.

Ala Aldahneem, Life Coach

If you’re not physically fit, you’d feel physical stress as you climb a steep hill. If you’re not mentally fit, you’d feel mental stress, such as anxiety, frustration, or unhappiness, as you handle work and relationship challenges.

A.L.A. LLC (Aspire. Live. Achieve.) has developed this intro workshop to bring positivity back into your life. It is designed for anyone who yearns to be more positive. The workshop helps you become aware of your negative thoughts to start to rewire your brain to be positive.

Start your mental fitness journey today to strengthen your neural pathways to the positive side of your brain. Stop the cycle of negativity and start living positively.

Ala Aldahneem is the principal of A.L.A., LLC, a Green Bay, Wisconsin-based business advisory and life coach practice. Ala is passionate about inspiring others and helping them live a fulfilled life and achieve their aspirations.

  • As a business coach, Ala is dedicated to helping entrepreneurs turn their ideas into reality.
  • As a professional coach, Ala is committed to helping clients bring out the best in themselves.

Ala is certified by the International Coach Federation as a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) and is a Certified Positive Intelligence Coach. She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Certified Professional Coach Program and has over 10 years of experience guiding individuals through life, growth, and success.

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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.

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.

Sep
29
Wed
Canceled: End of Summer Garden Bounty—Veggie Dishes for Robust Health @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $24/Garden Member; $29/General Public
Sep 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Zucchini Carrot Ribbon Saute with Lemony Pistachio Pesto and Orzo Pasta

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

Chef Shelly Platten, Healthy Chef Shell, LLC

Use up the last of your garden, CSA box, or visits to the farm market with some new fresh ideas for veggie centric dishes. There’s never been a better time to boost your immune system with easy and delicious whole food meals.

  • Roasted Beet & Sweet Potato Spinach Salad with Orange Mustard Dressing
  • Zucchini Carrot Ribbon Saute with Lemony Pistachio Pesto and Orzo Pasta
  • Cauliflower Walnut “Taco Meat” Loaded Nachos
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 Chip Refsguard, Education Coordinator, at 920.491.3691 Ext. 107 or crefsguard@gbbg.org.

Oct
12
Tue
FULL: Papermaking: Botanical Beauties @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $18/Garden Member; $22/General Public
Oct 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

This class is full. To be added to a wait list, call our Guest Experience Team at 920.490.9457.

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

Hilarie Rath, Paper Lab Educator at Paper Discovery Center

Papermaking: Botanical BeautiesDo you wish you could enjoy the beauty of your garden just a little longer? Do you wish you could share your garden with loved ones who live far away? The Garden will be offering a class on handmade card creation using botanicals so you can preserve your favorite garden treasures. In this class, you will learn how to form handmade paper sheets using botanical-infused pulp, and you will learn how to embed pressed botanicals to create original greeting cards. Take home whatever you create!

Pressed flowers will be available, but we encourage participants to press and bring their own botanicals from home. This class is limited to ten participants. 

 

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.

Oct
13
Wed
Guided Mantra Meditation @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $5/Garden Member; $7/General Public
Oct 13 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

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

Ekaterina Bouyear, Healthy Living Consultantwomen meditating outside

Mantra meditation helps to relax and let go of stress, and at same time helps us feel more energized. Ekaterina is certified to teach techniques in four different categories of meditation: Guided Mantra Meditation, Calm Focus, Energized Body & Mind, and Transcendence/Self-Discovery.

Learn what these categories entail and how to practice these categories of meditation safely. Please bring a blanket for the session.

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

Oct
20
Wed
Sunset Photography @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $18/Garden Member; $22/General Public
Oct 20 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

photograph of pink and purple colored sunset

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

Marc Amenson, Amenson Studio

Golden hour is often a moment of incredible beauty that happens around the world everyday. In this class, Marc Amenson helps explain the best settings to capture the vast array of lighting challenges faced during the first and last minutes of sunlight. Stunning sunset photos require the right gear, techniques and approach. You’ll get an introduction to the equipment, exposure, focus, subjects, light, composition and photographic process needed to get your start in sunset photography.

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 Chip Refsguard, Education Coordinator, at 920.491.3691 Ext. 107 or crefsguard@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.
Oct
26
Tue
CANCELED: Repotting Orchids @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $10/Garden Member; $12/General Public
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

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This class has been canceled.

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

Mary Stewart, Goin’ To Pot Orchids

Learn the basics of repotting orchids the right way. Attendees may bring 1 orchid in 6” pot per person to repot.

Orchids and additional supplies will be available for purchase at class. There are supplies provided for repotting, but there are extras if any wants more to take home. Limit 10 participants.

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.

Oct
27
Wed
FULL: The Flavors of Fall—Hunker Down Comfort @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $24/Garden Member; $29/General Public
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Curried Butternut Squash Soup

This class is full. Please contact our Guest Experience Staff at 920.490.9457 to be added to the waiting list. Additional cooking classes will be offered this winter, please check back in late January or sign up for our e-newsletter for the latest information on classes!

 

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

Chef Shelly Platten, Healthy Chef Shell, LLC

Enjoy the favorites of autumn in 3 easy to make recipes that work for a weeknight meal or a special weekend get together.

  • Curried Butternut Squash Soup
  • Wild Rice Mushroom Skillet with Apples and Sausage
  • Apple Pear Brie Puff Pastry Tart

 

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.

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.