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

Youth & Family Programs

Aug
27
Tue
Self-Guided Daily Drop-In Activities @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; General Admission/General Public
Aug 27 @ 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.

Children’s Story Time @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; General Admission/General Public
Aug 27 @ 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
28
Wed
Self-Guided Daily Drop-In Activities @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; General Admission/General Public
Aug 28 @ 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.

Getaway Wednesdays: Discovery Station @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free
Aug 28 @ 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.

Aug
29
Thu
Self-Guided Daily Drop-In Activities @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; General Admission/General Public
Aug 29 @ 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.

Aug
30
Fri
Self-Guided Daily Drop-In Activities @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; General Admission/General Public
Aug 30 @ 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.

Aug
31
Sat
Self-Guided Daily Drop-In Activities @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; General Admission/General Public
Aug 31 @ 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.

Sep
28
Sat
Fall Family Festival @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free for the whole family
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

girls in wetting zoo PC john oates photographyJoin us for our annual celebration commemorating when the Garden first opened its doors to the community! Enjoy fun activities for children of all ages including wagon rides, face painting and live family-friendly entertainment, shop fall plant sales and see displays by local garden clubs. Admission is free! This event will be held rain or shine.

Event Details

 

Contact Us

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

Jan
25
Sat
Winter in the Garden @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free
Jan 25 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

 

boy playing outside during winter PC Amenson StudioDon’t let the weather keep you in – celebrate the season at the Garden with your family! This free family event will feature outdoor and indoor activities:

  • Explore on a short, guided winter hike at 11 am and 12 pm
    • Includes an overview of snowshoeing, but we’ll hike without them as they are hard to put on in the cold!
  • Discover how plants survive winter
  • Challenge your skills with winter games
  • Create a winter craft
  • Sip on a cup of hot cocoa

Contact Us

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