Our mission is to instill an appreciation of plants, gardens, landscapes and the natural environment by displaying collections of plants that are of botanical and arboricultural value to students, professionals, and the public.

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6214 W. Monroe Road (Hwy M-50) Tipton, Michigan 49287

Phone: 517-431-2060



  • May 17

    Morning Walk Yoga Walk

    May 17, 2018 - June 28, 2018 (May 17, 24, 31, and June 7,14, 21, 28) Hidden Lake Gardens

    Experience the healing power of walking, yoga, nature, breath, and community with yoga instructor, Rita Adams, as she leads an energetic morning walk and focused yoga session surrounded by the beauty of nature at HLG.

  • May 17

    Essential Oils with Paula Burke

    May 17, 2018 - May 31, 2018 ; 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM (May 10, 17, 24, and 31); Hidden Lake Gardens

    This introductory class will cover what essential oils are, where they come from, and how to use them effectively and safely. Offered Thursday evenings in May.

  • May 22

    Create your own Butterfly Garden

    May 22, 2018 6:00PM - 7:00PM Hidden Lake Gardens

    Join butterfly gardener John Blair in learning the steps to a successful butterfly garden including the selection of native, host, and nectar plants best for Michigan gardens. Discover Monarch butterfly conservation and how to aid them in your own garden.

  • May 23

    Indoor Beginner Tai Chi Series

    May 23, 2018 - June 27, 2018 (May 23, 30 and June 6, 13, 20, 27) Hidden Lake Gardens

    Tai Chi instructor, Beth Beard, conducts a six week beginner Tai Chi series introducing the forms and movements of Yang style 24 form Tai Chi. Improve strength, balance, and focus while learning 4 new forms each session.

  • May 23

    Outdoor Tai Chi Practice

    May 23, 2018 - June 27, 2018 (May 23, 31 and June 6, 13, 20, and 27) Hidden Lake Gardens

    Tai Chi instructor, Beth Beard, conducts a six week series on Wednesday afternoons to connect the 24 forms and movements of Yang style Tai Chi into a fluid motion in the serene, outdoor setting of Hidden Lake Gardens.

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