Calendar

Youth & Family Programs

Aug
12
Mon
Self-Guided Daily Drop-In Activities @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; General Admission/General Public
Aug 12 @ 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.

Canceled: Camp GBBG: Music & Nature in Harmony @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $150/GBBG Member; $175/Non-Member
Aug 12 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm

grand garden with flowersThis camp is canceled due to low enrollment.

Music & Nature in Harmony

“Come to My Garden” and explore music centered around nature and beauty. Learn to understand your individual voice, how your sound is created, ways to keep your voice healthy and the role of one voice in a choir of many. Take inspiration from the Garden as you sing songs that reflect harmony in nature. Lessons will build on each other daily with a final performance at the Sanimax Concert on August 15 at 6 pm, opening for John Kelley and the Fusion Express Orchestra. Prior vocal experience in choir or other preferred.

Camp presented in partnership with Studio 12

Funded in part by a grant from the Green Bay Packers Foundation

$150/GBBG Member; $175/Non-Member
Register by August 5.

August 12–15
9:30 am–3:30 pm daily | Ages 12 – 16
Final performance at 6 pm on Thursday, August 15

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 and camp scholarships, 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.

Family Nature Hike @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; General Admission/Non-Member
Aug 12 @ 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.

Aug
13
Tue
Self-Guided Daily Drop-In Activities @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; General Admission/General Public
Aug 13 @ 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.

Canceled: Camp GBBG: Music & Nature in Harmony @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $150/GBBG Member; $175/Non-Member
Aug 13 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm

grand garden with flowersThis camp is canceled due to low enrollment.

Music & Nature in Harmony

“Come to My Garden” and explore music centered around nature and beauty. Learn to understand your individual voice, how your sound is created, ways to keep your voice healthy and the role of one voice in a choir of many. Take inspiration from the Garden as you sing songs that reflect harmony in nature. Lessons will build on each other daily with a final performance at the Sanimax Concert on August 15 at 6 pm, opening for John Kelley and the Fusion Express Orchestra. Prior vocal experience in choir or other preferred.

Camp presented in partnership with Studio 12

Funded in part by a grant from the Green Bay Packers Foundation

$150/GBBG Member; $175/Non-Member
Register by August 5.

August 12–15
9:30 am–3:30 pm daily | Ages 12 – 16
Final performance at 6 pm on Thursday, August 15

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 and camp scholarships, 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.

Children’s Story Time @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; General Admission/General Public
Aug 13 @ 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.

Aug
14
Wed
Self-Guided Daily Drop-In Activities @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; General Admission/General Public
Aug 14 @ 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.

Canceled: Camp GBBG: Music & Nature in Harmony @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $150/GBBG Member; $175/Non-Member
Aug 14 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm

grand garden with flowersThis camp is canceled due to low enrollment.

Music & Nature in Harmony

“Come to My Garden” and explore music centered around nature and beauty. Learn to understand your individual voice, how your sound is created, ways to keep your voice healthy and the role of one voice in a choir of many. Take inspiration from the Garden as you sing songs that reflect harmony in nature. Lessons will build on each other daily with a final performance at the Sanimax Concert on August 15 at 6 pm, opening for John Kelley and the Fusion Express Orchestra. Prior vocal experience in choir or other preferred.

Camp presented in partnership with Studio 12

Funded in part by a grant from the Green Bay Packers Foundation

$150/GBBG Member; $175/Non-Member
Register by August 5.

August 12–15
9:30 am–3:30 pm daily | Ages 12 – 16
Final performance at 6 pm on Thursday, August 15

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 and camp scholarships, 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.

FULL: Day Camp: Story Book Adventure: The Lorax – Session 1 (Ages 6-9) @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $35/GBBG Member; $45/Non-Member
Aug 14 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm

Story TimeThis camp is full. To be added to the waiting list, please contact us at 920.490.9457.

Story Book Adventure: The Lorax

Bring the adventures of Dr. Seuss’s book The Lorax to life! You’ll explore the story through games and projects while learning about the effects of pollution and the importance of trees. Then, plant a Dr. Seuss inspired garden to take home!

$35/GBBG Member; $45/Non-Member

Session 1: Ages 6-9 
Wednesday, August 14 | 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.

Getaway Wednesdays: Discovery Station @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free
Aug 14 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Wednesdays, June 5–August 28

Stop by the Nielsen Children’s Garden for free, fun, hands-on activities and crafts your family can do at your own pace. Learn more about the world of horticulture and gain an appreciation for plants and nature. In case of inclement weather, activities will be held indoors in the Children’s Corner.

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Wednesdays, July 10 & August 14

Make & Take Seed Balls | 4-6 pm

Visit with Betsy and Reena, Fish and Wildlife Biologists from the US Fish and Wildlife Service, prior to the start of class to learn about how they’re supporting pollinators and make a seed ball with native seeds to get started with at home!

Contact Us

For more information, contact us at (920) 490-9457 or info@gbbg.org.