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Feb
23
Thu
Create Your Own Succulent Garden @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Feb 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Brian & Connie Schroeder, Schroeder’s FlowersSucculentGarden

Register by February 16

Create a succulent garden to take home with you. More details to come. All supplies provided.

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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.

Feb
28
Tue
Olive Oil 101 @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Curt Campbell, The OilerieOilerie

Register by February 21

Let’s learn all about this ancient stone fruit and all of the benefits it has given to humankind, then let’s eat it all up! We’ll cover growing and harvesting olive trees in Italy, sensory perceptions of extra virgin olive oil and using extra virgin olive oil in your cucina (Italian for kitchen) – everyday, in every way.

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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.

Mar
1
Wed
Travelogue: Springtime in Texas, GBBG’s 2016 Trip @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Mar 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Shirley Winnes – GBBG MemberTexasPoppies

Odyssey Tours and GBBG co-sponsored a trip to Austin, Fredericksburg and San Antonio in April 2016. What a perfect time to see the famous bluebonnets, Indian paintbrush, coreopsis and poppies blanket the fields and median strips of the highways. Along with visits to botanical gardens, the group visited the Texas State Capitol grounds, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, LBJ Presidential Library and the Alamo.

Bring a bag lunch and join us for this FREE Program.

Mar
14
Tue
Herbal Soap Making @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Mar 14 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Linda Conroy, Moonwise Herbs

Register by March 7HerbalSoapMaking

Join Herbalist Linda Conroy for this fun evening of soap making. We will start out learning the basics and then dive into a hands-on experience, making soap that you will take home. We will make soap with herbs from the garden, as well as fresh goat’s milk. Participants will go home with soap made in class, along with instructions and recipes for making soap at home.

For adults and youth (ages 8 years and up with an adult); dress to mess, bring a pair of rubber gloves and a shoe box to carry your soap home in. All other supplies provided.

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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.

Mar
15
Wed
Travelogue: Weddings of the World @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Mar 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Rita and Bruce Kilmer, GBBG MembersWeddingoftheWorld

Have you ever wondered how couples in other countries celebrate their wedding days?  Rita and Bruce Kilmer have attended weddings for family and friends in both India and Poland.  Join them as they share the stories behind the photos and explore the wedding traditions of these two cultures.  You’ll also visit WWII sites in Poland as well as Luxembourg and Belgium.

Bring a bag lunch and join us for this FREE Program.

Mar
20
Mon
Seed Starting 101 @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Mar 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Lynn Clark, Master Gardener Volunteer

Register by March 13SeedStarting

Join Lynn Clark, Master Gardener Volunteer, to learn the art of growing your own vegetable plants from seeds. Class will include planning, seed selection, growing mix, equipment and general knowledge to increase you seed germination success.

Presented in partnership with UW-Extension and N.E.W. Master Gardener Association

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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.

 

Mar
29
Wed
Travelogue: Italy @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Mar 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Kathy and Doug Hartman, GBBG MembersItaly

Experience a little dolce vita as we explore the many facets of Italy, from the canals of Venice, the hill towns of Tuscany, to the Amalfi Coast and the ruins of Rome.

Bring a bag lunch and join us for this FREE program.

Apr
3
Mon
Advanced Digital Photography – Beyond the Basics @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Apr 3 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Marc Amenson, Amenson Studio

Register by March 27Intro to Photography

The sequel to Intro to DSLR, this class explores photography more in depth while also including a time for photo critique. Using specific examples, we will dissect photos for lighting, composition and the keys to creating photos that have impact and win awards.

Bring in your best photos as we move from beginner to advanced in this 2-hour class.

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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.

Pruning Trees & Shrubs @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Apr 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Dan Mitchell, Master Gardener Volunteer, & Vijai Pandian, UW-Extension Horticulture Educator

Register by March 27Pruning

Learn the basics of pruning shade trees and scrubs. This class will take place outside, in the Garden, to give you a hands-on demonstration of pruning techniques.

Presented in partnership with UW-Extension and N.E.W. Master Gardener Association

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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.

 

Apr
12
Wed
Repotting Orchids @ Green Bay Botanical Garden
Apr 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Mary Stewart, Goin’ To Pot Orchids

Register by April 5RepotOrchids

Learn the basics of repotting orchids the right way.

Attendees may bring 1 orchid no larger than 6” pot/person to replant.

Orchids & Supplies will be available for purchase at class. Limit 10 participants.

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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.