ANNOUNCEMENTS

Buy admission online! Admission is $2 more at the door. The Garden is open 9 am-6:30 pm daily in September. Garden grounds are open, but access to buildings is limited. See details below.

Calendar

Adult Programs

Sep
28
Mon
Hatha Yoga @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Full Series: $40/Garden Member; $45/General Public OR One Session: $10/Person
Sep 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

hatha yoga pc alex verstoppen

For your safety and the safety of our instructors and staff, class sizes are limited and physical distancing and other precautions will be taken during all educational programs. 

Mondays, September 14, 21 & 28, October 5 & 12

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 perfectly balanced yoga class. Bring your own yoga mat.

Masks are required for indoor classes. If weather permits, the class will move outside.

Full Series: $40/Garden 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.

Sep
30
Wed
CANCELED: Writing in the Garden @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $42/Garden Member; $50/General Public
Sep 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

journal on bench

This class is canceled due to low enrollment. To consider other upcoming classes, explore our calendar at GBBG.org/Calendar.

 

For your safety and the safety of our instructors and staff, class sizes are limited and physical distancing and other precautions will be taken during all educational programs.

Betty Pearson, Former Garden Staff

Looking for a way to refresh your writing skills? Through the inspiration of our garden tableaus, you will become engaged in creating prose and poetry that you never knew you could create. Learn how to let your senses and talents paint word pictures that have been waiting to be written only through your creativity.

This four-session class will meet weekly for two hours, Wednesdays, September 9, 16, 23 & 30.

The instructor will choose venues throughout the Garden and you will write on a personal electronic device or paper. Each class will include skill review and instruction, as well as personal writing time. The instructor will meet individually with each student during that time to encourage ideas and answer questions.

Instructor

Betty Pearson, a former Garden employee, is a freelance writer and a memoir writing instructor for Fox Valley Technical College. Her articles have been published in local newspapers, professional trade association journals, Voyageur and Our Wisconsin.

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 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.

End of Summer Garden Bounty – Veggie Dishes for Robust Health @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $24/Garden Member; $29/General Public
Sep 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Zucchini Carrot Ribbon Saute with Lemony Pistachio Pesto and Orzo Pasta

Zucchini Carrot Ribbon Saute with Lemony Pistachio Pesto and Orzo Pasta

For your safety and the safety of our instructors and staff, class sizes are limited and physical distancing and other precautions will be taken during all educational programs.

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.

Menu:

  • 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

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.

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

hatha yoga pc alex verstoppen

For your safety and the safety of our instructors and staff, class sizes are limited and physical distancing and other precautions will be taken during all educational programs. 

Mondays, September 14, 21 & 28, October 5 & 12

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 perfectly balanced yoga class. Bring your own yoga mat.

Masks are required for indoor classes. If weather permits, the class will move outside.

Full Series: $40/Garden 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.

Oct
6
Tue
Sunset Photography @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $18/Garden Member; $22/General Public
Oct 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

photograph of pink and purple colored sunsetFor your safety and the safety of our instructors and staff, class sizes are limited and physical distancing and other precautions will be taken during all educational programs.

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.

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.

Oct
12
Mon
Hatha Yoga @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Full Series: $40/Garden Member; $45/General Public OR One Session: $10/Person
Oct 12 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

hatha yoga pc alex verstoppen

For your safety and the safety of our instructors and staff, class sizes are limited and physical distancing and other precautions will be taken during all educational programs. 

Mondays, September 14, 21 & 28, October 5 & 12

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 perfectly balanced yoga class. Bring your own yoga mat.

Masks are required for indoor classes. If weather permits, the class will move outside.

Full Series: $40/Garden 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.

Oct
15
Thu
Kokedama: Creating Potless Plants for Your Home and Garden @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $40/Garden Member; $48/General Public
Oct 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

For your safety and the safety of our instructors and staff, class sizes are limited and physical distancing and other precautions will be taken during all educational programs.

Steve Schultz, Steve’s Leaves

Learn and make your own kokedama – the Japanese art of creating potless plants that you can hang or put on a clay tray. Join in on this new, exciting botanical trend. All supplies are included with your choice of a plant for this project.

These classes will be taught by Steve Schultz, a lifelong gardener, personal garden coach and Master Gardener.  He is the owner of Steve’s Leaves, which provides garden design, garden art and garden education. His gardens have been featured in several garden walks and in a recent issue of Wisconsin Gardening magazine. You’ll enjoy Steve’s fun and humorous approach to all things gardening!

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.

Kokedama: Creating Potless Plants for Your Home and Garden @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $40/Garden Member; $48/General Public
Oct 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

For your safety and the safety of our instructors and staff, class sizes are limited and physical distancing and other precautions will be taken during all educational programs.

Steve Schultz, Steve’s Leaves

Learn and make your own kokedama – the Japanese art of creating potless plants that you can hang or put on a clay tray. Join in on this new, exciting botanical trend. All supplies are included with your choice of a plant for this project.

These classes will be taught by Steve Schultz, a lifelong gardener, personal garden coach and Master Gardener.  He is the owner of Steve’s Leaves, which provides garden design, garden art and garden education. His gardens have been featured in several garden walks and in a recent issue of Wisconsin Gardening magazine. You’ll enjoy Steve’s fun and humorous approach to all things gardening!

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.

Oct
28
Wed
The Flavors of Fall – Hunker Down Comfort @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $24/Garden Member; $29/General Public
Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Curried Butternut Squash Soup

Curried Butternut Squash Soup

For your safety and the safety of our instructors and staff, class sizes are limited and physical distancing and other precautions will be taken during all educational programs.

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.

Menu:

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

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.