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Annual Events

Virtual

Feb
2
Tue
CANCELED: Virtual: Healthy Eating with Whole30 @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $12/Garden Member; $15/General Public
Feb 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Carrot Beet Slaw with Pistachios and Mint

This class has been cancelled due to low enrollment. Please visit our Calendar of Events for more virtual and in-person offerings this season. 

Chef Shelly Platten, Healthy Chef Shell, LLC

If you ever wondered if your diet is directly affecting how you feel, you are not alone! Whole30 is a popular program to reboot your health and it centers on eating fresh whole ingredients and eliminating inflammation causing foods. Join Chef Shelly Platten as she makes two easy and delicious Whole30-based recipes that bring healthy vibrancy to your meal.

  • Pork Fried Cauliflower Rice with Peas and Sesame
  • Carrot Beet Slaw with Pistachios and Mint

If you are unable to attend at the time the class is offered, please register and you will receive a copy of the recording and the handouts.

 

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 Linda Gustke, Education Manager, at 920.491.3691 Ext. 122 or lgustke@gbbg.org.

Feb
10
Wed
Virtual: Gardening Hot Topics: Travelogue: Ireland @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free
Feb 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

garden in Ireland

If you are unable to attend at the time the class is offered, please register and you will receive a copy of the recording and the handouts.

Jackie Johnson and Paddy Meager, Garden Members

The mystical emerald island: Explore some favorite places and legends of Ireland from both a tourist and a native perspective. We’ll show you our favorite places and talk about some of the myths of the Ireland, the language, favorite foods and the varied landscapes.

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!

Contact Us

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

Feb
16
Tue
Give BIG Green Bay
Feb 16 – Feb 17 all-day

Give BIG Green Bay is a 24-hour online fundraising event presented by the Greater Green Bay Community Foundation and the Green Bay Packers Foundation to celebrate and support local non-profits. We are excited to announce the Garden is one of 45 nonprofits in Brown County that has been selected to participate!

Our goal is to raise $25,000 during this 24-hour giving event starting at Noon on February 16 and ending at Noon on February 17The Green Bay Packers Foundation is matching every donation to make a bigger impact.

**Donations must be made on the Give BIG Green Bay website to be matched by the Green Bay Packers Foundation.

 

Feb
18
Thu
Canceled: Polar Pollinator Pop-Up @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Garden Admission/General Public; Free/Garden Member
Feb 18 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Polar Pollinator Pop-Up

Because of the snow and warmer temperatures, this event has been canceled.

Thursday, February 18-Saturday, February 20
Monday, February 22-Saturday, February 27

9 am–5 pm, Monday–Saturday

Don’t wait for summer to be inspired by pollinators. This February, toss on your warm clothes, lace up your boots and wander the Garden to gaze at pollinator–themed snow sculptures.

Map of Sculpture Locations

 

A handful of talented snow carvers from around Wisconsin will descend on the Garden in late February to create magnificent sculptures depicting pollination players, including butterflies, bees and flowers, spread throughout the Garden. Beyond the sculptures, uncover unique winter wonders with a scavenger hunt and you can register to win a prize package! Guests will also be able to take home a free craft kit.

Reservations are not required, but consider purchasing admission in advance, to be used at any time.

Buy Admission Tickets

 

Admission Costs
 GBBG Members  Free
 Adults (18+)  $12
 Seniors (62+), AAA Members, AARP, Military  $10
 Students (w/school ID)  $10
 Children (3-17)  $5
 Children (2 & under) Free
 NWTC Students & Faculty Free w/NWTC ID

Face coverings are required in all Garden buildings (ages 2 and up) and when physical distancing isn’t possible outdoors..

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.

Contact Us

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

Sponsored By

Cornerstone Foundation logo

Feb
19
Fri
Canceled: Polar Pollinator Pop-Up @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Garden Admission/General Public; Free/Garden Member
Feb 19 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Polar Pollinator Pop-Up

Because of the snow and warmer temperatures, this event has been canceled.

Thursday, February 18-Saturday, February 20
Monday, February 22-Saturday, February 27

9 am–5 pm, Monday–Saturday

Don’t wait for summer to be inspired by pollinators. This February, toss on your warm clothes, lace up your boots and wander the Garden to gaze at pollinator–themed snow sculptures.

Map of Sculpture Locations

 

A handful of talented snow carvers from around Wisconsin will descend on the Garden in late February to create magnificent sculptures depicting pollination players, including butterflies, bees and flowers, spread throughout the Garden. Beyond the sculptures, uncover unique winter wonders with a scavenger hunt and you can register to win a prize package! Guests will also be able to take home a free craft kit.

Reservations are not required, but consider purchasing admission in advance, to be used at any time.

Buy Admission Tickets

 

Admission Costs
 GBBG Members  Free
 Adults (18+)  $12
 Seniors (62+), AAA Members, AARP, Military  $10
 Students (w/school ID)  $10
 Children (3-17)  $5
 Children (2 & under) Free
 NWTC Students & Faculty Free w/NWTC ID

Face coverings are required in all Garden buildings (ages 2 and up) and when physical distancing isn’t possible outdoors..

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.

Contact Us

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

Sponsored By

Cornerstone Foundation logo

Feb
20
Sat
Canceled: Polar Pollinator Pop-Up @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Garden Admission/General Public; Free/Garden Member
Feb 20 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Polar Pollinator Pop-Up

Because of the snow and warmer temperatures, this event has been canceled.

Thursday, February 18-Saturday, February 20
Monday, February 22-Saturday, February 27

9 am–5 pm, Monday–Saturday

Don’t wait for summer to be inspired by pollinators. This February, toss on your warm clothes, lace up your boots and wander the Garden to gaze at pollinator–themed snow sculptures.

Map of Sculpture Locations

 

A handful of talented snow carvers from around Wisconsin will descend on the Garden in late February to create magnificent sculptures depicting pollination players, including butterflies, bees and flowers, spread throughout the Garden. Beyond the sculptures, uncover unique winter wonders with a scavenger hunt and you can register to win a prize package! Guests will also be able to take home a free craft kit.

Reservations are not required, but consider purchasing admission in advance, to be used at any time.

Buy Admission Tickets

 

Admission Costs
 GBBG Members  Free
 Adults (18+)  $12
 Seniors (62+), AAA Members, AARP, Military  $10
 Students (w/school ID)  $10
 Children (3-17)  $5
 Children (2 & under) Free
 NWTC Students & Faculty Free w/NWTC ID

Face coverings are required in all Garden buildings (ages 2 and up) and when physical distancing isn’t possible outdoors..

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.

Contact Us

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

Sponsored By

Cornerstone Foundation logo

Feb
22
Mon
Canceled: Polar Pollinator Pop-Up @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Garden Admission/General Public; Free/Garden Member
Feb 22 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Polar Pollinator Pop-Up

Because of the snow and warmer temperatures, this event has been canceled.

Thursday, February 18-Saturday, February 20
Monday, February 22-Saturday, February 27

9 am–5 pm, Monday–Saturday

Don’t wait for summer to be inspired by pollinators. This February, toss on your warm clothes, lace up your boots and wander the Garden to gaze at pollinator–themed snow sculptures.

Map of Sculpture Locations

 

A handful of talented snow carvers from around Wisconsin will descend on the Garden in late February to create magnificent sculptures depicting pollination players, including butterflies, bees and flowers, spread throughout the Garden. Beyond the sculptures, uncover unique winter wonders with a scavenger hunt and you can register to win a prize package! Guests will also be able to take home a free craft kit.

Reservations are not required, but consider purchasing admission in advance, to be used at any time.

Buy Admission Tickets

 

Admission Costs
 GBBG Members  Free
 Adults (18+)  $12
 Seniors (62+), AAA Members, AARP, Military  $10
 Students (w/school ID)  $10
 Children (3-17)  $5
 Children (2 & under) Free
 NWTC Students & Faculty Free w/NWTC ID

Face coverings are required in all Garden buildings (ages 2 and up) and when physical distancing isn’t possible outdoors..

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.

Contact Us

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

Sponsored By

Cornerstone Foundation logo

Feb
23
Tue
Canceled: Polar Pollinator Pop-Up @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Garden Admission/General Public; Free/Garden Member
Feb 23 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Polar Pollinator Pop-Up

Because of the snow and warmer temperatures, this event has been canceled.

Thursday, February 18-Saturday, February 20
Monday, February 22-Saturday, February 27

9 am–5 pm, Monday–Saturday

Don’t wait for summer to be inspired by pollinators. This February, toss on your warm clothes, lace up your boots and wander the Garden to gaze at pollinator–themed snow sculptures.

Map of Sculpture Locations

 

A handful of talented snow carvers from around Wisconsin will descend on the Garden in late February to create magnificent sculptures depicting pollination players, including butterflies, bees and flowers, spread throughout the Garden. Beyond the sculptures, uncover unique winter wonders with a scavenger hunt and you can register to win a prize package! Guests will also be able to take home a free craft kit.

Reservations are not required, but consider purchasing admission in advance, to be used at any time.

Buy Admission Tickets

 

Admission Costs
 GBBG Members  Free
 Adults (18+)  $12
 Seniors (62+), AAA Members, AARP, Military  $10
 Students (w/school ID)  $10
 Children (3-17)  $5
 Children (2 & under) Free
 NWTC Students & Faculty Free w/NWTC ID

Face coverings are required in all Garden buildings (ages 2 and up) and when physical distancing isn’t possible outdoors..

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.

Contact Us

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

Sponsored By

Cornerstone Foundation logo

Virtual: Beekeeping for Beginners @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $12/Garden Member; $15/General Public
Feb 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

If you are unable to attend at the time the class is offered, please register and you will receive a copy of the recording and the handouts.

Ken Sikora, 25+ years of Beekeeping Experience

man holding up a bee hiveWanted: New Beekeepers! Pollinators are in short supply and you’re needed to support them! Ken Sikora, who has more than 25 years of beekeeping experience, will share what clothing and equipment you need, the costs of beekeeping, where to get bees, determining good location for a hive, what mentoring help is available and more. You’ll also learn the answers to a variety of bee questions including why the drones (male bees) have grandparents, but not a father and how honeybees and human beings are the only two species in which members can tell one another the location of important food sources.

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.

Feb
24
Wed
Canceled: Polar Pollinator Pop-Up @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Garden Admission/General Public; Free/Garden Member
Feb 24 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Polar Pollinator Pop-Up

Because of the snow and warmer temperatures, this event has been canceled.

Thursday, February 18-Saturday, February 20
Monday, February 22-Saturday, February 27

9 am–5 pm, Monday–Saturday

Don’t wait for summer to be inspired by pollinators. This February, toss on your warm clothes, lace up your boots and wander the Garden to gaze at pollinator–themed snow sculptures.

Map of Sculpture Locations

 

A handful of talented snow carvers from around Wisconsin will descend on the Garden in late February to create magnificent sculptures depicting pollination players, including butterflies, bees and flowers, spread throughout the Garden. Beyond the sculptures, uncover unique winter wonders with a scavenger hunt and you can register to win a prize package! Guests will also be able to take home a free craft kit.

Reservations are not required, but consider purchasing admission in advance, to be used at any time.

Buy Admission Tickets

 

Admission Costs
 GBBG Members  Free
 Adults (18+)  $12
 Seniors (62+), AAA Members, AARP, Military  $10
 Students (w/school ID)  $10
 Children (3-17)  $5
 Children (2 & under) Free
 NWTC Students & Faculty Free w/NWTC ID

Face coverings are required in all Garden buildings (ages 2 and up) and when physical distancing isn’t possible outdoors..

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.

Contact Us

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

Sponsored By

Cornerstone Foundation logo