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Mon 6 Jul
2015

*Cancelled* Pollinator Paradise

Monday, July 6 @ 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Monday, July 6;  6 to 7:30 p.m.  Rob Zimmer - Garden Writer and Photographer Beyond butterflies, pollinator gardens are hot.  Learn some of the best plants and other garden elements to benefit pollinator insects and birds in your own backyard. $14/GBBG Members;... Learn More

Monday, July 6;  6 to 7:30 p.m.  Rob Zimmer - Garden Writer and Photographer

Beyond butterflies, pollinator gardens are hot.  Learn some of the best plants and other garden elements to benefit pollinator insects and birds in your own backyard.

$14/GBBG Members; $23/Non-Members

Tue 7 Jul
2015

Garden Story Time: Butterflies

Tuesday, July 7 @ 10 AM - 10:30 AM

Tuesdays, June 2 – August 25 Stories begin at 10 am Join us at Green Bay Botanical Garden for nature-themed stories, crafts and activities throughout the summer in the Children's Garden! Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. No registration required. In case of... Learn More

Tuesdays, June 2 – August 25

Stories begin at 10 am

Join us at Green Bay Botanical Garden for nature-themed stories, crafts and activities throughout the summer in the Children's Garden!

Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. No registration required. In case of inclement weather, stories will be read indoors.

For More Information

For more information about Story Time, please contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman at (920) 491-3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org

Tue 7 Jul
2015
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Wild Food

Tuesday, July 7 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Member Price: $24.00 - Non-Member Price:  $33.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Tuesday, July 7; 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.   Linda Conroy - Moonwise Herbs Take a walk on the wild side with herbalist and wild forager Linda Conroy. We will walk the edges of the Garden and talk about the plants that lurk just beyond. Linda will also bring examples of plants you will find... Learn More

Tuesday, July 7; 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.  Linda Conroy - Moonwise Herbs

Take a walk on the wild side with herbalist and wild forager Linda Conroy. We will walk the edges of the Garden and talk about the plants that lurk just beyond.

Linda will also bring examples of plants you will find in season and describe their applications for both food and medicine.

$24/GBBG Members; $33/Non-Members

Wed 8 Jul
2015
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Floral Arranging: Summer Vacation

Wednesday, July 8 @ 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Member Price: $35.00 - Non-Member Price:  $44.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Wednesday, July 8;  6 to 7:30 p.m.     Emily Hansum - GBBG Education Manager Celebrate summer by creating a beautiful, fresh flower creation. Materials included. $35/GBBG Members; $44/Non-Members Learn More

Wednesday, July 8;  6 to 7:30 p.m.   Emily Hansum - GBBG Education Manager

Celebrate summer by creating a beautiful, fresh flower creation. Materials included.

$35/GBBG Members; $44/Non-Members

Mon 13 Jul
2015
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Garden to Table: Granola Bars

Monday, July 13 @ 6 PM - 8 PM

Member Price: $13.00 - Non-Member Price:  $17.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

  July 13 – Granola Bars;  6 to 8 p.m. Discover the many plants we eat while you improve your skills as both a gardener and cook.  Help in the garden, harvest fresh produce and prepare a healthy snack!  This cooking class is designed for families with children of... Learn More

 July 13 – Granola Bars;  6 to 8 p.m.

Discover the many plants we eat while you improve your skills as both a gardener and cook.  Help in the garden, harvest fresh produce and prepare a healthy snack!  This cooking class is designed for families with children of all ages. 

Other Garden to Table dates:

July 27 – Zucchini Fries and Chips; 6 to 8 p.m.
August 10 – Garden Quesadillas; 6 to 8 p.m.
August 24 –Veggie Spring Rolls; 6 to 8 p.m.

Pre-registration required

Members:  $13/GBBG Member Families or $45 for the series

Non-members:  $17/Non-Member Families or $60 for the series

To register for the entire series, please contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman at (920) 491-3691 ext. 107.

Tue 14 Jul
2015

Garden Story Time: Camping

Tuesday, July 14 @ 10 AM - 10:30 AM

Tuesdays, June 2 – August 25 Stories begin at 10 am Join us at Green Bay Botanical Garden for nature-themed stories, crafts and activities throughout the summer in the Children's Garden! Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. No registration required. In case of... Learn More

Tuesdays, June 2 – August 25

Stories begin at 10 am

Join us at Green Bay Botanical Garden for nature-themed stories, crafts and activities throughout the summer in the Children's Garden!

Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. No registration required. In case of inclement weather, stories will be read indoors.

For More Information

For more information about Story Time, please contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman at (920) 491-3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org

Tue 14 Jul
2015
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All About Perennials

Tuesday, July 14 @ 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Member Price: $14.00 - Non-Member Price:  $23.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Tuesday, July 14;  6 to 7:30 p.m.    Leo Bordeleau - Rose-Hill Gardens Whether you’re a new gardener planning your first perennial bed, or an experienced gardener hoping to improve your existing plantings, this class can help make your green thumb even greener! Leo... Learn More

Tuesday, July 14;  6 to 7:30 p.m.   Leo Bordeleau - Rose-Hill Gardens

Whether you’re a new gardener planning your first perennial bed, or an experienced gardener hoping to improve your existing plantings, this class can help make your green thumb even greener!

Leo will guide you step by step through designing a perennial garden, choosing plants, preparing the beds, and maintaining your new garden.

$14/GBBG Member; $23/Non-Member

Wed 15 Jul
2015
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Summer Day Camp: Story Book Adventure (Ages 6-8)

Wednesday, July 15 @ 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Member Price: $30.00 - Non-Member Price:  $40.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Bring the adventures of Dr. Seuss’s book The Lorax to life! Kids will explore the story through games and projects while learning about the effects of pollution and the importance of trees. They’ll also plant a Dr. Seuss inspired garden to take home!  Session 1:  Ages... Learn More

Bring the adventures of Dr. Seuss’s book The Lorax to life! Kids will explore the story through games and projects while learning about the effects of pollution and the importance of trees. They’ll also plant a Dr. Seuss inspired garden to take home! 

Session 1:  Ages 6-8 
Wednesday, July 15, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
 

GBBG Members: $30
Non-Members: $40
Pre-registration required – Limit 20 children/session

For More Info

For more information about Camp GBBG, please contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman at (920) 491-3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org.

Wed 15 Jul
2015
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Fragrant Garden Showcase

Wednesday, July 15 @ 5 PM - 6:30 PM

Member Price: $9.00 - Non-Member Price:  $18.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Wednesday, July 15;  5 to 6:30 p.m.   Loretta Dorner, GBBG Horticulturist Smell the roses and other blooming beauties during this fragrant Garden walk. Stroll through the Upper Level Rose Garden and the Kress Oval Garden to view the stunning fragrant summer blooming perennials... Learn More

Wednesday, July 15;  5 to 6:30 p.m.  Loretta Dorner, GBBG Horticulturist

Smell the roses and other blooming beauties during this fragrant Garden walk. Stroll through the Upper Level Rose Garden and the Kress Oval Garden to view the stunning fragrant summer blooming perennials including the numerous orienpet lilies and of course, roses!

$9/GBBG Members; $18/Non-Members

Thu 16 Jul
2015
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Summer Day Camp: Story Book Adventure (Ages 9-12)

Thursday, July 16 @ 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Member Price: $30.00 - Non-Member Price:  $40.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Bring the adventures of Dr. Seuss’s book The Lorax to life! Kids will explore the story through games and projects while learning about the effects of pollution and the importance of trees. They’ll also plant a Dr. Seuss inspired garden to take home!  Session... Learn More

Bring the adventures of Dr. Seuss’s book The Lorax to life! Kids will explore the story through games and projects while learning about the effects of pollution and the importance of trees. They’ll also plant a Dr. Seuss inspired garden to take home! 

Session 2: Ages 9-12
Thursday, July 16, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

 

GBBG Members: $30
Non-Members: $40
Pre-registration required – Limit 20 children/session

For More Info

For more information about Camp GBBG, please contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman at (920) 491-3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org.

Fri 17 Jul
2015
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Garden Sprouts: Garden Fairies

Friday, July 17 @ 10 AM - 11:30 AM

Member Price: $8.00 - Non-Member Price:  $13.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Friday, July 17; 10 to 11:30 a.m.   GBBG Education Staff There are fairies in the Garden you know! Find them as we tiptoe through the flowers in this fun class. Creating a fairy house and reading a fairy story will help us understand how to bring fairies to our own gardens.... Learn More

Friday, July 17; 10 to 11:30 a.m.  GBBG Education Staff

There are fairies in the Garden you know! Find them as we tiptoe through the flowers in this fun class. Creating a fairy house and reading a fairy story will help us understand how to bring fairies to our own gardens.

Designed for children ages 3-5 and one accompanying adult.  Price includes one child and adult.

$8/GBBG Members; $13/Non-Members

Mon 20 Jul
2015
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Canning Traditions: You CAN do it!

Monday, July 20 @ 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Member Price: $9.00 - Non-Member Price:  $18.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Monday, July 20; 6 to 7:30 p.m.    Judy Knudsen - Brown County UW Extension Family Living Educator Explore the basics of food preservation and learn the many canned products one can make from the summer harvest. From juice to salsa, Judy Knudsen will share her tried-and-true... Learn More

Monday, July 20; 6 to 7:30 p.m.   Judy Knudsen - Brown County UW Extension Family Living Educator

Explore the basics of food preservation and learn the many canned products one can make from the summer harvest. From juice to salsa, Judy Knudsen will share her tried-and-true recipes and tips for simplifying the canning process.

Research regarding steam canners has been completed at the University of WI-Madison and Information on using this piece of equipment will also be shared.

$9/GBBG Members; $18/Non-Members

Tue 21 Jul
2015

Garden Story Time: Birds & Worms

Tuesday, July 21 @ 10 AM - 10:30 AM

Tuesdays, June 2 – August 25 Stories begin at 10 am Join us at Green Bay Botanical Garden for nature-themed stories, crafts and activities throughout the summer in the Children's Garden! Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. No registration required. In case of... Learn More

Tuesdays, June 2 – August 25

Stories begin at 10 am

Join us at Green Bay Botanical Garden for nature-themed stories, crafts and activities throughout the summer in the Children's Garden!

Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. No registration required. In case of inclement weather, stories will be read indoors.

For More Information

For more information about Story Time, please contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman at (920) 491-3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org

Tue 21 Jul
2015
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GreatFull Heart Yoga with Herbs

Tuesday, July 21 @ 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM

Member Price: $54.00 - Non-Member Price:  $63.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

6 week session: Tuesdays, July 21 - August 25;  5:30 to 6:45 p.m. Marc Kotz - Born 2 Move Movement Adventures GreatFull Heart Yoga is a flow-style yoga and body conditioning that increases your range of movement, reduces pain and tightness, and invigorates your entire being.... Learn More

6 week session: Tuesdays, July 21 - August 25;  5:30 to 6:45 p.m.

Marc Kotz - Born 2 Move Movement Adventures

GreatFull Heart Yoga is a flow-style yoga and body conditioning that increases your range of movement, reduces pain and tightness, and invigorates your entire being.

These summer classes at the Garden (offered outside, weather permitting) incorporate sampling and learning about herbal aromatics with fresh clippings from the grounds.

The energetic, aesthetic and medicinal properties of herbs enhance our yoga practice so that it is a deeply vitalizing and healing experience.

$54/GBBG Members; $63/Non-Members

Tue 21 Jul
2015
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Growing Blueberries in Containers

Tuesday, July 21 @ 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Member Price: $9.00 - Non-Member Price:  $18.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Tuesday, July 21;  6 to 7:30 p.m.    Vijai Pandian - Brown County UW Extension Horticulture Educator Rich in antioxidants, blueberries are one of the most popular berry crops among gardeners. Learn the simple technique of growing blueberries in a soil-less media container... Learn More

Tuesday, July 21;  6 to 7:30 p.m.   Vijai Pandian - Brown County UW Extension Horticulture Educator

Rich in antioxidants, blueberries are one of the most popular berry crops among gardeners. Learn the simple technique of growing blueberries in a soil-less media container that can produce successful results!

Learn the soil-less media recipe, cultivar selections and general blueberry maintenance in this informative class.

$9/GBBG Members; $18/Non-Members

Mon 27 Jul
2015
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Youth Summer Camp: Nature Explorers (Ages 6-8)

Monday, July 27 @ 9:30 AM - 12 PM

Member Price: $65.00 - Non-Member Price:  $85.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Kids will get into nature with games, crafts and dirty adventures! We’ll explore all the nature the Garden has to offer from pond ecosystems and compost to vegetable gardens, birds, flowers and trees. New adventures each day make for a week full of fun! Session 1:  Ages 6-8 ... Learn More

Kids will get into nature with games, crafts and dirty adventures! We’ll explore all the nature the Garden has to offer from pond ecosystems and compost to vegetable gardens, birds, flowers and trees. New adventures each day make for a week full of fun!

Session 1:  Ages 6-8 
July 27-31, 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 

GBBG Members: $65
Non-Members: $85
Pre-registration required – Limit 20 children/session

For More Info

For more information about Camp GBBG, please contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman at (920) 491-3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org.

Mon 27 Jul
2015
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Garden to Table: Zucchini Fries & Chips

Monday, July 27 @ 6 PM - 8 PM

Member Price: $13.00 - Non-Member Price:  $17.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

July 27 – Zucchini Fries and Chips; 6 to 8 p.m. Discover the many plants we eat while you improve your skills as both a gardener and cook.  Help in the garden, harvest fresh produce and prepare a healthy snack!  This cooking class is designed for families with children of... Learn More

July 27 – Zucchini Fries and Chips; 6 to 8 p.m.

Discover the many plants we eat while you improve your skills as both a gardener and cook.  Help in the garden, harvest fresh produce and prepare a healthy snack!  This cooking class is designed for families with children of all ages. 

Other Garden to Table dates:

July 13 – Granola Bars;  6 to 8 p.m..
August 10 – Garden Quesadillas; 6 to 8 p.m.
August 24 – Veggie Spring Rolls; 6 to 8 p.m.

Pre-registration required

Members:  $13/GBBG Member Families or $45 for the series

Non-members:  $17/Non-Member Families or $60 for the series

To register for the entire series, please contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman at (920) 491-3691 ext. 107.

Tue 28 Jul
2015

Garden Story Time: Nature Poetry

Tuesday, July 28 @ 10 AM - 10:30 AM

Tuesdays, June 2 – August 25 Stories begin at 10 am Join us at Green Bay Botanical Garden for nature-themed stories, crafts and activities throughout the summer in the Children's Garden! Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. No registration required. In case of... Learn More

Tuesdays, June 2 – August 25

Stories begin at 10 am

Join us at Green Bay Botanical Garden for nature-themed stories, crafts and activities throughout the summer in the Children's Garden!

Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. No registration required. In case of inclement weather, stories will be read indoors.

For More Information

For more information about Story Time, please contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman at (920) 491-3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org

Tue 28 Jul
2015
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Fresh from the Farmers Market

Tuesday, July 28 @ 6 PM - 8 PM

Member Price: $18.00 - Non-Member Price:  $27.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

  Tuesday, July 28;  6 to 8 p.m .   Leslie Denis - Former Owner, Not By Bread Alone Struggling with creative ways to utilize the fresh produce you picked up at the farmer’s market? Join Leslie as she prepares a variety of dishes with freshly harvested foods from... Learn More

 Tuesday, July 28;  6 to 8 p.m.   Leslie Denis - Former Owner, Not By Bread Alone

Struggling with creative ways to utilize the fresh produce you picked up at the farmer’s market? Join Leslie as she prepares a variety of dishes with freshly harvested foods from the farmer’s market.

Bring your appetite; participants will learn how to prepare the recipes and sample them during class.

$18/GBBG Members; $27/Non-Members

Tue 28 Jul
2015
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Moonlight Photography

Tuesday, July 28 @ 7 PM - 9 PM

Member Price: $16.00 - Non-Member Price:  $25.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

  Tuesday, July 28; 7 to 9 p.m.   Marc Amenson - Amenson Studio The beauty of moonlit nights combined with the splendor of the Garden make for a fantastic evening of photos and fun. This class is designed for amateur photographers who want to develop their nighttime photography... Learn More

 Tuesday, July 28; 7 to 9 p.m.   Marc Amenson - Amenson Studio

The beauty of moonlit nights combined with the splendor of the Garden make for a fantastic evening of photos and fun. This class is designed for amateur photographers who want to develop their nighttime photography skills through handson guidance and personal instruction.

Digital SLR camera and tripod required.

$16/GBBG Members; $25/Non-Members

Wed 29 Jul
2015
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Mid-Summer Garden Maintenance

Wednesday, July 29 @ 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Member Price: $9.00 - Non-Member Price:  $18.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Wednesday, July 29 6 to 7:30 p.m.    Lisa Stubbe - Landscape Artisans The flowers are planted, containers are blooming and weeds are pulled… now what?  Proper watering, fertilizing, deadheading, staking, seasonal pruning and mulching practices can make the difference... Learn More

Wednesday, July 29 6 to 7:30 p.m.   Lisa Stubbe - Landscape Artisans

The flowers are planted, containers are blooming and weeds are pulled… now what?  Proper watering, fertilizing, deadheading, staking, seasonal pruning and mulching practices can make the difference between a healthy, well-kept garden and a landscape that gets ahead of you.

Learn how to make your garden succeed through the entire growing season in this informative class. Please dress for the weather as a portion of the class will be outside to look at examples in the Garden.

$9/GBBG Members; $18/Non-Members

Mon 3 Aug
2015
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Youth Summer Camp: Nature Explorers (Ages 9-12)

Monday, August 3 @ 9:30 AM - 12 PM

Member Price: $65.00 - Non-Member Price:  $85.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Kids will get into nature with games, crafts and dirty adventures! We’ll explore all the nature the Garden has to offer from pond ecosystems and compost to vegetable gardens, birds, flowers and trees. New adventures each day make for a week full of fun! Session 2: Ages 9-12... Learn More

Kids will get into nature with games, crafts and dirty adventures! We’ll explore all the nature the Garden has to offer from pond ecosystems and compost to vegetable gardens, birds, flowers and trees. New adventures each day make for a week full of fun!

Session 2: Ages 9-12
August 3-7, 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

 

GBBG Members: $65
Non-Members: $85
Pre-registration required – Limit 20 children/session

For More Info

For more information about Camp GBBG, please contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman at (920) 491-3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org.

Mon 3 Aug
2015
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Garden Shutterbugs for Families

Monday, August 3 @ 5:30 PM - 7 PM

Member Price: $18.00 - Non-Member Price:  $23.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Monday, August 3;  5:30 to 7 p.m.    Marc Amenson - Amenson Studio Come see how the Garden looks through the eye of a camera! Learn about photo composition and basic camera operations with photographer Marc Amenson. Bring your imagination and creativity as we venture into... Learn More

Monday, August 3;  5:30 to 7 p.m.   Marc Amenson - Amenson Studio

Come see how the Garden looks through the eye of a camera! Learn about photo composition and basic camera operations with photographer Marc Amenson.

Bring your imagination and creativity as we venture into the garden to practice taking nature photographs. Designed for families with children ages five to twelve.

$18/GBBG Member Families; $23/Non-Member Families

Tue 4 Aug
2015

Garden Story Time: Up, Down, Around: How Plants Grow

Tuesday, August 4 @ 10 AM - 10:30 AM

Tuesdays, June 2 – August 25 Stories begin at 10 am Join us at Green Bay Botanical Garden for nature-themed stories, crafts and activities throughout the summer in the Children's Garden! Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. No registration required. In case of... Learn More

Tuesdays, June 2 – August 25

Stories begin at 10 am

Join us at Green Bay Botanical Garden for nature-themed stories, crafts and activities throughout the summer in the Children's Garden!

Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. No registration required. In case of inclement weather, stories will be read indoors.

For More Information

For more information about Story Time, please contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman at (920) 491-3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org

Wed 5 Aug
2015
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Family Nature Nights: Pond Life

Wednesday, August 5 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Member Price: $0.00 - Non-Member Price:  $5.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Wednesday, August 5; 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Learn about the plants and animals that come out in the evening!  Wear your walking shoes and let us guide you through the Garden. Mark your calendars now for the entire summer! Registration is required. FREE/GBBG Member Families;... Learn More

Wednesday, August 5; 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

Learn about the plants and animals that come out in the evening!  Wear your walking shoes and let us guide you through the Garden. Mark your calendars now for the entire summer!

Registration is required.

FREE/GBBG Member Families; $5/Non-Member Families. 

Thu 6 Aug
2015

SUMMER BUS TRIP 2015!

Thursday, August 6 @ 7 AM - 8 PM

August 6-7, 2015 Join us as we embark on a two-day tour to the Decorah, Iowa area to visit Seed Savers Exchange Heritage Farm, Vesterheim Norwegian American Museum, Winneshiek Wildberry Winery, Dubuque Arboretum and more! Heralded for undeniable scenic beauty, Winneshiek County and... Learn More

August 6-7, 2015

Join us as we embark on a two-day tour to the Decorah, Iowa area to visit Seed Savers Exchange Heritage Farm, Vesterheim Norwegian American Museum, Winneshiek Wildberry Winery, Dubuque Arboretum and more!

Heralded for undeniable scenic beauty, Winneshiek County and Decorah also offer a plethora of things to do, see and experience. Both relaxing and educational, the tour includes admission to museum and garden stops, transportation, hotel accommodations, meals and snacks.

Single occupancy rate is $310/GBBG Member, $365/Non-Member (includes Plus One Membership)
Double occupancy rate is $260/GBBG Member, $315/Non-Member (includes Plus One Membership).

For more information and to register please contact Emily Hansum at (920) 491-3691 ext. 122.

 

Mon 10 Aug
2015
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Garden to Table: Garden Quesadillas

Monday, August 10 @ 6 PM - 8 PM

Member Price: $13.00 - Non-Member Price:  $17.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

August 10 – Garden Quesadillas; 6 to 8 p.m. Discover the many plants we eat while you improve your skills as both a gardener and cook.  Help in the garden, harvest fresh produce and prepare a healthy snack!  This cooking class is designed for families with children of all... Learn More

August 10 – Garden Quesadillas; 6 to 8 p.m.

Discover the many plants we eat while you improve your skills as both a gardener and cook.  Help in the garden, harvest fresh produce and prepare a healthy snack!  This cooking class is designed for families with children of all ages. 

Other Garden to Table dates:

July 13 – Granola Bars;  6 to 8 p.m..
July 27 – Zucchini Fries and Chips; 6 to 8 p.m.
August 24 – Veggie Spring Rolls; 6 to 8 p.m.

Pre-registration required

Members:  $13/GBBG Member Families or $45 for the series

Non-members:  $17/Non-Member Families or $60 for the series

To register for the entire series, please contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman at (920) 491-3691 ext. 107.

Tue 11 Aug
2015

Garden Story Time: Animals from Fairy Tales

Tuesday, August 11 @ 10 AM - 10:30 AM

Tuesdays, June 2 – August 25 Stories begin at 10 am Join us at Green Bay Botanical Garden for nature-themed stories, crafts and activities throughout the summer in the Children's Garden! Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. No registration required. In case of... Learn More

Tuesdays, June 2 – August 25

Stories begin at 10 am

Join us at Green Bay Botanical Garden for nature-themed stories, crafts and activities throughout the summer in the Children's Garden!

Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. No registration required. In case of inclement weather, stories will be read indoors.

For More Information

For more information about Story Time, please contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman at (920) 491-3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org

Wed 12 Aug
2015
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Floral Arranging: Fresh from the Kitchen

Wednesday, August 12 @ 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Member Price: $35.00 - Non-Member Price:  $44.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Wednesday, August 12; 6 to 7:30 p.m.    Emily Hansum - GBBG Education Manager Take a break from the summer heat and plan to attend this refreshing floral design workshop.  Inspiration comes from the kitchen by combining fresh vegetables and herbs with summer flowers to cook... Learn More

Wednesday, August 12; 6 to 7:30 p.m.   Emily Hansum - GBBG Education Manager

Take a break from the summer heat and plan to attend this refreshing floral design workshop.  Inspiration comes from the kitchen by combining fresh vegetables and herbs with summer flowers to cook up a unique flower arrangement; perfect to adorn your dinner table or summer picnic!

Materials included.

$35/GBBG Members; $44/Non-Members

Mon 17 Aug
2015
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Healthy Snacks

Monday, August 17 @ 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Member Price: $35.00 - Non-Member Price:  $44.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Monday, August 17;  6 to 7:30 p.m.    Angie Kusek Schubert - Owner, Ginger Birch Prepackaged snacks can hide lots of dirty secrets such as artificial colors, flavors and dyes. The good news is that you can make your own delicious snacks that taste amazing! Each... Learn More

Monday, August 17;  6 to 7:30 p.m.   Angie Kusek Schubert - Owner, Ginger Birch

Prepackaged snacks can hide lots of dirty secrets such as artificial colors, flavors and dyes. The good news is that you can make your own delicious snacks that taste amazing!

Each participant will take home a small batch of fruit leather or granola bars.

$35/GBBG Members; $44/Non-Members

Tue 18 Aug
2015

Garden Story Time: Trees

Tuesday, August 18 @ 10 AM - 10:30 AM

Tuesdays, June 2 – August 25 Stories begin at 10 am Join us at Green Bay Botanical Garden for nature-themed stories, crafts and activities throughout the summer in the Children's Garden! Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. No registration required. In case of... Learn More

Tuesdays, June 2 – August 25

Stories begin at 10 am

Join us at Green Bay Botanical Garden for nature-themed stories, crafts and activities throughout the summer in the Children's Garden!

Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. No registration required. In case of inclement weather, stories will be read indoors.

For More Information

For more information about Story Time, please contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman at (920) 491-3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org

Tue 18 Aug
2015

*Full* Basics of Cheese Making

Tuesday, August 18 @ 6 PM - 8 PM

*To be added to the waitlist, please contact Emily Hansum at ehansum@gbbg.org or 920-491-3691 ext. 122. Tuesday, August 18;  6 to 8 p.m.    Val Dantoin - NWTC Sustainable Ag Educator Join Val and learn about the process of making soft cheeses.  Learn how cheese... Learn More

*To be added to the waitlist, please contact Emily Hansum at ehansum@gbbg.org or 920-491-3691 ext. 122.

Tuesday, August 18;  6 to 8 p.m.   Val Dantoin - NWTC Sustainable Ag Educator

Join Val and learn about the process of making soft cheeses.  Learn how cheese making can be easily replicated in your own home kitchen, with simple, inexpensive ingredients and equipment!

After you taste your first batch of fresh cheese, you’ll never feel the same way about store-bought. Each participant will make a ball of quick mozzarella.

Materials included.

$14/GBBG Members; $23/Non-Members

Wed 19 Aug
2015
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Summer Day Camp: Nature Scene Investigators (Ages 6-8)

Wednesday, August 19 @ 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Member Price: $30.00 - Non-Member Price:  $40.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Kids! Grab your detective hats and join us as we follow clues leading us on a garden adventure! The names of flowers often give clues to their personalities. As garden sleuths, we’ll work together to solve the mystery of “Who grew that plant?” Session 1:  Ages... Learn More

Kids! Grab your detective hats and join us as we follow clues leading us on a garden adventure! The names of flowers often give clues to their personalities. As garden sleuths, we’ll work together to solve the mystery of “Who grew that plant?”

Session 1:  Ages 6-8 
Wednesday, August 19, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.


GBBG Members: $30

Non-Members: $40
Pre-registration required – Limit 20 children/session

For More Info

For more information about Camp GBBG, please contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman at (920) 491-3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org.

Wed 19 Aug
2015
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All About Trees

Wednesday, August 19 @ 5:30 PM - 7 PM

Member Price: $9.00 - Non-Member Price:  $18.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Wednesday, August 19; 5:30 to 7 p.m.    Vijai Pandian - Brown County UW Extension Horticulture Educator Trees are an important part of our daily lives, they provide shade, shelter, reduce energy costs, and are just plain nice to look at.  Vijai will focus on tree... Learn More

Wednesday, August 19; 5:30 to 7 p.m.  

Vijai Pandian - Brown County UW Extension Horticulture Educator

Trees are an important part of our daily lives, they provide shade, shelter, reduce energy costs, and are just plain nice to look at.  Vijai will focus on tree identification and how to select the right tree for the specific location in your landscape.

Wear your walking shoes - part of this class will be held outdoors.

$9/GBBG Members; $18/Non-Members

Thu 20 Aug
2015
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Summer Day Camp: Nature Scene Investigators (Ages 9-12)

Thursday, August 20 @ 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Member Price: $30.00 - Non-Member Price:  $40.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Kids! Grab your detective hats and join us as we follow clues leading us on a garden adventure! The names of flowers often give clues to their personalities. As garden sleuths, we’ll work together to solve the mystery of “Who grew that plant?” Session 2: Ages 9-12... Learn More

Kids! Grab your detective hats and join us as we follow clues leading us on a garden adventure! The names of flowers often give clues to their personalities. As garden sleuths, we’ll work together to solve the mystery of “Who grew that plant?”

Session 2: Ages 9-12
Thursday, August 20, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

 

GBBG Members: $30
Non-Members: $40
Pre-registration required – Limit 20 children/session

For More Info

For more information about Camp GBBG, please contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman at (920) 491-3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org.

Fri 21 Aug
2015
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Garden Sprouts: Veggie Fun!

Friday, August 21 @ 10 AM - 11:30 AM

Member Price: $8.00 - Non-Member Price:  $13.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Friday, August 21; 10 to 11:30 a.m.    Emily Hansum - GBBG Education Manager Get ready to “turnip” the fun by exploring the world of vegetables! Sprouts will harvest various vegetables growing in our Children’s Garden, return to the classroom and make a tasty... Learn More

Friday, August 21; 10 to 11:30 a.m.   Emily Hansum - GBBG Education Manager

Get ready to “turnip” the fun by exploring the world of vegetables! Sprouts will harvest various vegetables growing in our Children’s Garden, return to the classroom and make a tasty treat to take home.

This program is designed for children ages 3-5 and one accompanying adult. Price includes one child and adult.

$8/GBBG Members; $13/Non-Members

Sun 23 Aug
2015
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Homegrown Hydroponics

Sunday, August 23 @ 1:30 PM - 3 PM

Member Price: $9.00 - Non-Member Price:  $18.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Sunday, August 23; 1:30 to 3 p.m.    Darran Vollmar - Ledgeview Gardens Join Darran for a tour of the hydroponic greenhouses at Ledgeview Gardens and learn how a hydroponic garden can increase your yield of tomatoes, peppers and other plants!  Ledgeview Gardens is a small,... Learn More

Sunday, August 23; 1:30 to 3 p.m.   Darran Vollmar - Ledgeview Gardens

Join Darran for a tour of the hydroponic greenhouses at Ledgeview Gardens and learn how a hydroponic garden can increase your yield of tomatoes, peppers and other plants!  Ledgeview Gardens is a small, family owned farm dedicated to growing produce naturally and pesticide free.

Class will be held at Ledgeview Gardens, De Pere.

$9/GBBG Members; $18/Non-Members

Mon 24 Aug
2015
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Garden to Table: Veggie Spring Rolls

Monday, August 24 @ 6 PM - 8 PM

Member Price: $13.00 - Non-Member Price:  $17.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

August 24 – Veggie Spring Rolls; 6 to 8 p.m. Discover the many plants we eat while you improve your skills as both a gardener and cook.  Help in the garden, harvest fresh produce and prepare a healthy snack!  This cooking class is designed for families with children of all... Learn More

August 24 – Veggie Spring Rolls; 6 to 8 p.m.

Discover the many plants we eat while you improve your skills as both a gardener and cook.  Help in the garden, harvest fresh produce and prepare a healthy snack!  This cooking class is designed for families with children of all ages. 

Other Garden to Table dates:

July 13 – Granola Bars;  6 to 8 p.m..
July 27 – Zucchini Fries and Chips; 6 to 8 p.m.
August 10 – Garden Quesadillas; 6 to 8 p.m.

Pre-registration required

Members:  $13/GBBG Member Families or $45 for the series

Non-members:  $17/Non-Member Families or $60 for the series

To register for the entire series, please contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman at (920) 491-3691 ext. 107.

Tue 25 Aug
2015

Garden Story Time: Animals at Night

Tuesday, August 25 @ 10 AM - 10:30 AM

Tuesdays, June 2 – August 25 Stories begin at 10 am Join us at Green Bay Botanical Garden for nature-themed stories, crafts and activities throughout the summer in the Children's Garden! Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. No registration required. In case of... Learn More

Tuesdays, June 2 – August 25

Stories begin at 10 am

Join us at Green Bay Botanical Garden for nature-themed stories, crafts and activities throughout the summer in the Children's Garden!

Story Time is free with general admission to the Garden. No registration required. In case of inclement weather, stories will be read indoors.

For More Information

For more information about Story Time, please contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman at (920) 491-3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org

Thu 27 Aug
2015
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Invaders in the Landscape

Thursday, August 27 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Member Price: $9.00 - Non-Member Price:  $18.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Thursday, August 27; 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.    Loretta Dorner, GBBG Horticulturist Just when you thought you have conquered all the invasive plants in your landscape, guess what? There’s more… Plants we planted (some sold in nurseries) have turned to being... Learn More

Thursday, August 27; 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.   Loretta Dorner, GBBG Horticulturist

Just when you thought you have conquered all the invasive plants in your landscape, guess what?

There’s more… Plants we planted (some sold in nurseries) have turned to being invaders of the landscape. The DNR has released the updated version of the NR40. Come learn if you have the plants on the most unwanted list.

Part of class will be spent walking the Garden discussing alternative plantings, so please dress for the weather.

$9/GBBG Members; $18/Non-Members

Mon 31 Aug
2015
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Cooking with Sunflower Oil

Monday, August 31 @ 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Member Price: $18.00 - Non-Member Price:  $27.00 - Limited Spot(s) Open

Monday, August 31; 6 to 7:30 p.m.    Pam Johnson - Century Sun Oil Sunflower oil is a healthy, easy alternative to fattier oils, including canola and vegetable oil.  Learn how sunflower oil can shine in recipes including Pam’s favorite stir fry, salad dressing, baked... Learn More

Monday, August 31; 6 to 7:30 p.m.   Pam Johnson - Century Sun Oil

Sunflower oil is a healthy, easy alternative to fattier oils, including canola and vegetable oil.  Learn how sunflower oil can shine in recipes including Pam’s favorite stir fry, salad dressing, baked goods and popcorn!

Century Sun Oil is located in northeast Wisconsin and each participant will take home an 8 oz. bottle of Sun Oil to use and enjoy at home.

$18/GBBG Members; $27/Non-Members

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