Events

Butterflies in the Garden

Butterflies in the Garden, 2022 will be In-Person and On-line for School Field Trips

For full information, see our main butterflies page: Butterflies in the Garden

If you would like to schedule a field trip for Spring 2022, call (517) 353-0452.

Butterflies in the Garden 2022 will only be open to the general public for Butterfly Day, April 30.

10 am to noon

This Event is FULL.  We are very sorry about that, but because of our very limited space we cannot accept any more reservations.

 

Summer Family Programs- 2022

Our Summer Programs in 2022 will be in person.  We look forward to seeing you in the garden!

Summer Fun Series

For more information, click on each of the Summer Fun Series Events below.

Garden Geocache: June 4 from 10 a.m. to noon.

Summer Kick-off Garden Party: June 16 from 10 a.m. to noon.

Digger Day: June 21 from 10 a.m. to noon.

Water Day: July 21 from 10 a.m. to noon.

Bug Day: July 28 from 10 a.m. to noon.

Bubble Day: August 11 from 10 a.m. to noon.

Register for Summer Family Programs here

Curiosity Camps

OUR CURIOSITY CAMPS ARE FULL.

Garden Writers Workshop: July 12-14 from 10 a.m. to noon.

GARDEN WRITERS WORKSHOP IS FULL!  SORRY THAT WE CANNOT TAKE ANY MORE RESERVATIONS.
Young writers will learn about the wonderful world of writing in the garden.  Using the garden as their inspiration, campers will connect writing to nature by creating poems, stories, plays and much more. 

Ages 7 and up.  (Limited to 20 participants). Registration required. $35 for all three days.

Camp Monet: August 2-4 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. CAMP MONET IS FULL!  SORRY THAT WE CANNOT TAKE ANY MORE RESERVATIONS

 

Splendid Stories

For more information, click on each of the Splendid Stories Events below.

 June 22 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.

July 13 from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

August 10 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.

Register for Splendid Stories here

Stories for Sprouts and Seedlings

The third Wednesday of each month from 10 to 11 a.m.

For more information, click on each of the Stories for Sprouts and Seedlings Events below.

May 18: Plant the Tiny Seed

June 15: The Strawberry Garden

July 20: What Bug am I?

August 17: Over and Under the Pond

September 21: Tree Full of Wonder

October 19: Big Pumpkin

Register for Stories for Sprouts and Seedlings here

 

Garden Train

We are hoping the Garden Train will run this summer.  We will update this in May.