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Aug
21
Mon
Express Garden Tour @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: FREE with Garden Admission
Aug 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Mondays, July 10 – October 2

(no tour on Labor Day, September 4)

Enhance your next visit with a guided tour through Green Bay Botanical Garden!  Stop by on Mondays at 11 am for an hour-long Express Garden Tour. Trained guides will share stories about the Garden and its special features. You will be guided through our upper gardens, including the Larsen Remnant Orchard, Schierl Wellhouse & Garden, Kress Oval Garden, Vanderperren English Cottage Garden, Lux Foundation Upper Rose Garden and more. Even stop by the new Grand Garden for a sneak peek of what’s to come this fall.

Tours are on a first come, first served basis, up to 20 people. Free with Garden Admission.

If you have a group of 10 or more, please inquire about our Group Tour opportunities:

Group Tours

 

Contact Us

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

 

Family Nature Nights: Garden Snack Hike @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: FREE/GBBG Member Family; $5/Non- Member Family
Aug 21 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

GBBG Education Staff

Learn about the plants and animals at the Garden! Wear your walking shoes and let us guide you through a family adventure.

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.

Cancellations & Refunds

Classes cancelled due to low enrollment or hazardous weather conditions are refunded automatically. You will be notified by phone if a program is cancelled. 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.

Aug
22
Tue
En Plein Air Artist Tuesdays @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: FREE for all plein air artists
Aug 22 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

During the summer season, leave your studio walls behind and get inspired by the lush landscapes and colorful plant varieties at the Garden. En plein air artists can enjoy free admission on Tuesdays from 9 am-4 pm all summer long! Bring your paints and supplies with you, find the perfect spot and create your next masterpiece.

Submit your work!
1. You may enter up to 3 pieces in a juried show, with accepted art to be on exhibit in the Lois O’Harrow Gallery in the Garden during its winter exhibit (November to May 2018).
2. You may create any size or shape, but all submissions must be wall-ready.
3. All pieces to be juried in November 2017 and will be hung immediately following.

Anyone can participate!

Contact Us

For more information, contact Executive Assistant, Bobbie Anderson at 920.491.3691 ext. 114 or banderson@gbbg.org.

Children’s Story Time @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free/GBBG Member; General Admission/Non-Member
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Story Time

Join us for nature-themed stories and activities throughout the summer in the Nielsen Children’s Garden. Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. In case of inclement weather, stories will be read indoors.

General Admission Rates>>

Contact Us

For more information, contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman, at 920.491.3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org.

Aug
23
Wed
Cookouts: BMO Harris Bank Getaway Wednesdays @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Members: $5 | Non-Members: $9
Aug 23 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Enjoy a midweek refresh at the Garden with Cookouts, Free Evening Admission, Children’s Discovery Station and Garden to Glass: Cocktails with Tunes!

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Contact Us

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

Discovery Station: BMO Harris Bank Getaway Wednesdays @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free
Aug 23 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Enjoy a midweek refresh at the Garden with Cookouts, Free Evening Admission, Children’s Discovery Station and Garden to Glass: Cocktails with Tunes!

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Contact Us

For more information, contact us at (920) 490-9457 or info@gbbg.org.

Free Admission: BMO Harris Bank Getaway Wednesdays @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free
Aug 23 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Enjoy a midweek refresh at the Garden with Cookouts, Free Evening Admission, Children’s Discovery Station and Garden to Glass: Cocktails with Tunes!

View Event Details

 

Contact Us

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

Garden to Glass – Cocktails with Tunes: BMO Harris Bank Getaway Wednesdays @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: Free admission, cocktails additional.
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Enjoy a midweek refresh at the Garden with Cookouts, Free Evening Admission, Children’s Discovery Station and Garden to Glass: Cocktails with Tunes!

View Event Details

 

Contact Us

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

Aug
24
Thu
Botanical Drawing @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: $22/GBBG Member; $26/Non-Member
Aug 24 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Lynn Grzywa, Art Teacher, Howard-Suamico School District

This adult beginning drawing class will help you learn the basics of still-life drawing. Draw botanicals of your choice, paying close attention to the light source. Learn how to add shading so your art looks three dimensional. Each student will leave with two completed sketches about 8 x 10 in size and some unique drawing strategies to help build your skills.

All supplies will be provided, no prior experience necessary.

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.

Cancellations & Refunds

Classes cancelled due to low enrollment or hazardous weather conditions are refunded automatically. You will be notified by phone if a program is cancelled. 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.

Aug
28
Mon
Express Garden Tour @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Cost: FREE with Garden Admission
Aug 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Mondays, July 10 – October 2

(no tour on Labor Day, September 4)

Enhance your next visit with a guided tour through Green Bay Botanical Garden!  Stop by on Mondays at 11 am for an hour-long Express Garden Tour. Trained guides will share stories about the Garden and its special features. You will be guided through our upper gardens, including the Larsen Remnant Orchard, Schierl Wellhouse & Garden, Kress Oval Garden, Vanderperren English Cottage Garden, Lux Foundation Upper Rose Garden and more. Even stop by the new Grand Garden for a sneak peek of what’s to come this fall.

Tours are on a first come, first served basis, up to 20 people. Free with Garden Admission.

If you have a group of 10 or more, please inquire about our Group Tour opportunities:

Group Tours

 

Contact Us

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