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The Garden will be closed on June 1 and 2. It will reopen on June 3 for Garden Fair beginning at 4 pm for members and 5 pm for non-members.

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Thu 26 May
2016

Chile Peppers 101

Thursday, May 26 @ 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Lisa Escalante – Dos Chiles, LLC Lisa will demonstrate the creation of unique salsas using chiles and native Mexican ingredients. Learn what these peppers are, how they are used and their potential to pack a punch! $20/GBBG Member; $29/Non-Member Pre-registration required.... Learn More

Lisa Escalante – Dos Chiles, LLC

Lisa will demonstrate the creation of unique salsas using chiles and native Mexican ingredients. Learn what these peppers are, how they are used and their potential to pack a punch!

$20/GBBG Member; $29/Non-Member

Pre-registration required.

Tue 7 Jun
2016

Grow Mushrooms on Logs

Tuesday, June 7 @ 6 PM - 8 PM

Lindsey Bender, Derek Lewis, Field & Forest Products Join us and learn about growing your own specialty mushrooms on logs. We will discuss log cultivation of Shiitake, Oyster, Lion’s Mane, Comb Tooth, Olive Oysterling, Reishi, and Maitake, then demonstrate how fun and easy... Learn More

Lindsey Bender, Derek Lewis, Field & Forest Products

Join us and learn about growing your own specialty mushrooms on logs. We will discuss log cultivation of Shiitake, Oyster, Lion’s Mane, Comb Tooth, Olive Oysterling, Reishi, and Maitake, then demonstrate how fun and easy inoculating can be. Afterwards, put your new skills to work and inoculate your own shiitake log to take home with you!  

$45/GBBG Member; $54/Non-Member

Pre-registration required.

Wed 8 Jun
2016

Repotting Orchids Like a Boss

Wednesday, June 8 @ 6 PM - 8 PM

Mary Stewart – Goin’ to Pot Orchids 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.  $9 GBBG Members; $18/Non-members... Learn More

Mary Stewart – Goin’ to Pot Orchids

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. 

$9 GBBG Members; $18/Non-members
Pre-registration required—Limit 10

Mon 13 Jun
2016

Repotting Orchids Like a Boss

Monday, June 13 @ 6 PM - 8 PM

Mary Stewart – Goin’ to Pot Orchids 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.  $9 GBBG Members; $18/Non-Members... Learn More

Mary Stewart – Goin’ to Pot Orchids

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. 

$9 GBBG Members; $18/Non-Members
Pre-registration required—Limit 10

Tue 14 Jun
2016

The Wonder of Movement

Tuesday, June 14 @ 9 AM - 10 AM

Gail Wood, Anat Baniel Practitioner   Experience the wonder of movement! Learn to move with higher quality and more ease as you participate in a series of NeuroMovement® lessons based on the Anat Baniel and Feldenkrais Methods. Lessons will... Learn More

Gail Wood, Anat Baniel Practitioner  

Experience the wonder of movement! Learn to move with higher quality and more ease as you participate in a series of NeuroMovement® lessons based on the Anat Baniel and Feldenkrais Methods. Lessons will be taught in slow, subtle and varied patterns to engage your whole self to feel, think, and move with vitality.        

These are not exercise classes, but an enjoyable exploration of movement that helps your brain and body to communicate in new ways,resulting in:

  • More vitality
  • Increased stamina
  • Less pain
  • Improved posture
  • Improved co-ordination
  • Improved flexibility and range of motion
  • Opportunities for learning new and easier ways to function
  • Replacing habitual moves with more efficient, pleasant and beneficial movement patterns 

Schedule

Tuesday, June 14

Tuesday, June 21

Tuesday, June 28

Please bring a mat and 2 towels.

$45/GBBG Member; $54/Non-Member

Pre-registration required.

Fri 17 Jun
2016

Garden Sprouts: Beautiful Butterflies

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

Amy Kopp, GBBG Education Docent Butterflies help color the summer skies! Read about the amazing life of butterflies, go on a butterfly hunt, and decorate butterfly wings to take home. This program is designed for children ages 3-5 and one accompanying adult. Price includes one child and... Learn More

Amy Kopp, GBBG Education Docent

Butterflies help color the summer skies! Read about the amazing life of butterflies, go on a butterfly hunt, and decorate butterfly wings to take home. This program is designed for children ages 3-5 and one accompanying adult. Price includes one child and adult. Additional children are half price.

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

Pre-registration required.

Mon 20 Jun
2016

Family Nature Nights: Feathered Friends

Monday, June 20 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

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! Family Nature Nights Schedule      Feathered Friends      Monday,... Learn More

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!

Family Nature Nights Schedule

     Feathered Friends
     Monday, June 20 | 5:30–6:30 pm

     Garden Insects
     Monday, July 18 | 5:30–6:30 pm

     Pond Life
     Monday, August 15 | 5:30–6:30 pm

FREE/GBBG Member Family; $5/Non-Member Family

Price per family, pre-registration required.

Tue 21 Jun
2016

Cooking with Culinary Herbs Series: Basil – Many Varieties

Tuesday, June 21 @ 5 PM - 7 PM

Deb Doubek – Owner, Peterman Brook Herb Farm In this series, herbalist Deb Doubek will teach you how to cook with and prepare fresh early season herbs. Each class will cover one herb and participants will learn about the herb’s properties and flavor profiles. You will help prepare... Learn More

Deb Doubek – Owner, Peterman Brook Herb Farm

In this series, herbalist Deb Doubek will teach you how to cook with and prepare fresh early season herbs. Each class will cover one herb and participants will learn about the herb’s properties and flavor profiles. You will help prepare dishes, discuss and demonstrate tips for cooking, tips for growing and discuss eating fresh vs. dried. These classes will leave you with a belly full of fresh herb infused food and recipes to get you started on a wonderful culinary herbal journey.

$37/GBBG Member; $46/Non-Member

Pre-registration required.

Wed 22 Jun
2016

Fun & Easy Garden Art Projects

Wednesday, June 22 @ 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Rob Zimmer, Nature Writer & Photographer We’ll have a wonderful time learning about, then creating fun and easy garden art for the home and backyard in this exciting class for all ages. We’ll use a variety of materials, including stone, glass, paint, plant material and more.... Learn More

Rob Zimmer, Nature Writer & Photographer

We’ll have a wonderful time learning about, then creating fun and easy garden art for the home and backyard in this exciting class for all ages. We’ll use a variety of materials, including stone, glass, paint, plant material and more.

$25/GBBG Member; $34/Non-Member

Pre-registration required.

Thu 23 Jun
2016

Intro to Photography

Thursday, June 23 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Marc Amenson, Amenson Studios In this hands-on course you will learn the fundamentals of photography, exposure, lighting, composition and expression. Once you know the foundations, we will do a photo-shoot and critique images in class. You will leave with new knowledge to make you a better... Learn More

Marc Amenson, Amenson Studios

In this hands-on course you will learn the fundamentals of photography, exposure, lighting, composition and expression. Once you know the foundations, we will do a photo-shoot and critique images in class. You will leave with new knowledge to make you a better photographer!

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

Pre-registration required.

Mon 27 Jun
2016

Family Workshop: Silk Painted Sun-Catchers

Monday, June 27 @ 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Sandy Melroy, Silk Artist, owner of Silk Sensations Catch the summer sun with your own silk painting. Join artist Sandy Melroy for a lesson on how to paint on silk, then design and paint your own piece of art to hang on a wall or put in your window. This family workshop is designed for one... Learn More

Sandy Melroy, Silk Artist, owner of Silk Sensations

Catch the summer sun with your own silk painting. Join artist Sandy Melroy for a lesson on how to paint on silk, then design and paint your own piece of art to hang on a wall or put in your window. This family workshop is designed for one adult and one child to create a sun-catcher together. 

$15 Member Pair; $20/Non-Member Pair

Materials included. Pre-registration required.

Tue 28 Jun
2016

Create a Mossy Gnome Cottage

Tuesday, June 28 @ 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Nancy Hoover, Vintage Charm Creations Paper artist Nancy Hoover will be here to guide us as we construct a gnome cottage that's approximately 12" tall. You will design your own cottage to make it uniquely yours, using window panes, doors, burlap, moss, stones and tons... Learn More

Nancy Hoover, Vintage Charm Creations

Paper artist Nancy Hoover will be here to guide us as we construct a gnome cottage that's approximately 12" tall. You will design your own cottage to make it uniquely yours, using window panes, doors, burlap, moss, stones and tons of other embellishments, with a finishing touch of a light to illuminate the windows. Bring a glue gun if you have one! If you would like to see a sample of the cottage, we have one at the Garden (also pictured below).

$45/GBBG Member; $54/Non-Member

Pre-registration required.

Wed 29 Jun
2016

Sprawling Centerpieces

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

Angie Kusek Schubert, Ginger Birch Angie will teach you how to take your florals to the next level with a sprawling free form centerpiece that's perfect for your dining room table. We'll work with a variety of botanicals from the Garden to capture that beautiful English countryside... Learn More

Angie Kusek Schubert, Ginger Birch

Angie will teach you how to take your florals to the next level with a sprawling free form centerpiece that's perfect for your dining room table. We'll work with a variety of botanicals from the Garden to capture that beautiful English countryside vibe. 

$30/GBBG Member; $39/Non-Member

Pre-registration required.

Mon 8 Aug
2016

Garden to Table: Veggie Dips

Monday, August 8 @ 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Kelle Hartman, Children & Family Educator Discover the many plants we eat while you improve your skills as a cook. Harvest fresh produce from the Garden and prepare a healthy snack! This cooking class is designed for families with children of all ages. Ingredients included.... Learn More

Kelle Hartman, Children & Family Educator

Discover the many plants we eat while you improve your skills as a cook. Harvest fresh produce from the Garden and prepare a healthy snack! This cooking class is designed for families with children of all ages. Ingredients included.

$13/Member Family; $18/Non-Member Family

Pre-registration required.

Mon 11 Jul
2016

Garden to Table: Lasagna Cupcakes

Monday, July 11 @ 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Kelle Hartman, Children & Family Educator Discover the many plants we eat while you improve your skills as a cook.  Harvest fresh produce from the Garden and prepare a healthy snack!  This cooking class is designed for families with children of all ages.  Ingredients... Learn More

Kelle Hartman, Children & Family Educator

Discover the many plants we eat while you improve your skills as a cook.  Harvest fresh produce from the Garden and prepare a healthy snack!  This cooking class is designed for families with children of all ages.  Ingredients included.

$13/Member Family; $18/Non-Member Family

Pre-registration required.

Tue 12 Jul
2016

Yoga Quotient with Herbs

Tuesday, July 12 @ 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM

Marc Kotz, Born 2 Move Movement Adventures, LLC This class series (offered outside, weather permitting) incorporates sampling and learning about herbal aromatics (using fresh clippings from the grounds) combined with Yoga Quotient yoga practice - a flow-style yoga and body conditioning... Learn More

Marc Kotz, Born 2 Move Movement Adventures, LLC

This class series (offered outside, weather permitting) incorporates sampling and learning about herbal aromatics (using fresh clippings from the grounds) combined with Yoga Quotient yoga practice - a flow-style yoga and body conditioning technique guiding you in the essential functions and properties of effective yoga, while minimizing concern with achievement or execution of form. The energetic, aesthetic and medicinal properties of herbs enhance our yoga practice so that it is a deeply vitalizing and healing experience.

Tuesdays, July 12–August 16 

6 week series: $54/GBBG Member; $63/Non-Member

Pre-registration required.

Wed 13 Jul
2016

Pest Control Part 1: Lawn & Landscape Ornamentals

Wednesday, July 13 @ 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Lisa Stubbe, Landscape Artisans This class might be cancelled and rescheduled for the fall. Please stay tuned.  $9/GBBG Member; $18/Non-Member Learn More

Lisa Stubbe, Landscape Artisans

This class might be cancelled and rescheduled for the fall. Please stay tuned. 

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

Thu 14 Jul
2016

Yoga Quotient Morning Practice

Thursday, July 14 @ 6:30 AM - 7:45 AM

Marc Kotz, Born 2 Move Movement Adventures, LLC Star your day well in the Garden with a refreshing and unique morning yoga practice! (Offered outside, weather permitting.) Yoga Quotient is a flow-style yoga and body conditioning technique guiding you in the essential functions and properties... Learn More

Marc Kotz, Born 2 Move Movement Adventures, LLC

Star your day well in the Garden with a refreshing and unique morning yoga practice! (Offered outside, weather permitting.) Yoga Quotient is a flow-style yoga and body conditioning technique guiding you in the essential functions and properties of effective yoga, while minimizing concern with achievement or execution of form. It increases your range of movement, reduces pain and tightness, and enlivens your entire being.

Thursdays, July 14–August 18 

6 week series: $54/GBBG Member; $63/Non-Member

Pre-registration required.

Sat 16 Jul
2016

Conifer Garden Tour

Saturday, July 16 @ 10:30 AM - 12 PM

Gene Arendt, Sponsor of the Arendt Conifer Garden Learn about the dwarf conifers in our Arendt Conifer Garden. The class will be joined by the Bay Area Bonsai Society. Free/GBBG-Member; $5/Non-Member Pre-registration required. Learn More

Gene Arendt, Sponsor of the Arendt Conifer Garden

Learn about the dwarf conifers in our Arendt Conifer Garden. The class will be joined by the Bay Area Bonsai Society.

Free/GBBG-Member;
$5/Non-Member

Pre-registration required.

Mon 18 Jul
2016

Family Nature Nights: Garden Insects

Monday, July 18 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Learn about the plants and animals that come out in the evening! Wear your walking shoes and let us guide you through the Garden. Family Nature Nights Schedule      Pond Life      Monday, August 15 | 5:30–6:30 pm FREE/GBBG Member... Learn More

Learn about the plants and animals that come out in the evening! Wear your walking shoes and let us guide you through the Garden.

Family Nature Nights Schedule

     Pond Life
     Monday, August 15 | 5:30–6:30 pm

FREE/GBBG Member Family; $5/Non-Member Family

Price per family, pre-registration required.

Mon 18 Jul
2016

Painted Rock Treasures

Monday, July 18 @ 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Rob Zimmer, Nature Writer & Photographer Enjoy creating one of a kind painted rock treasures in a variety of styles as you see examples of dozens of fun ideas to inspire you during this hands-on workshop. $25/GBBG Member; $34/Non-Member Pre-registration required. Learn More

Rob Zimmer, Nature Writer & Photographer

Enjoy creating one of a kind painted rock treasures in a variety of styles as you see examples of dozens of fun ideas to inspire you during this hands-on workshop.

$25/GBBG Member; $34/Non-Member

Pre-registration required.

Tue 19 Jul
2016

Food Preservation

Tuesday, July 19 @ 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Judy Knudsen, Brown County UW Extension Family Living Educator There is a lot of information about food preservation which is not accurate that is available to home canners.  This session will provide accurate information on food preservation along with tips on making great tasting... Learn More

Judy Knudsen, Brown County UW Extension Family Living Educator

There is a lot of information about food preservation which is not accurate that is available to home canners.  This session will provide accurate information on food preservation along with tips on making great tasting preserved foods. 

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

Pre-registration required.

Wed 20 Jul
2016

Dragonfly Detectives (Ages 6-8)

Wednesday, July 20 @ 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Along with plants in the Garden, there are many bugs that dwell here too! We will set out on a journey to find our dragonfly friends down at the pond and among the plants, as well as make dragonfly crafts and play games. Session 1: Ages 6–8 Wednesday, July 20 | 9:30 am–3:30 pm... Learn More

Along with plants in the Garden, there are many bugs that dwell here too! We will set out on a journey to find our dragonfly friends down at the pond and among the plants, as well as make dragonfly crafts and play games.

Session 1: Ages 6–8
Wednesday, July 20 | 9:30 am–3:30 pm

$30/GBBG Member; $40/Non-Member

Pre-registration required. 

Registration Information

Camp Guidelines

Camp Registration Form

Camp Medical Authorizaton Form

Contact Us

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

Wed 20 Jul
2016

Pest Control Part 2: Fruits & Vegetables

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

Lisa Stubbe, Landscape Artisans This class may be cancelled and rescheduled for the fall. Please stay tuned.  $9/GBBG Member; $18/Non-Member Learn More

Lisa Stubbe, Landscape Artisans

This class may be cancelled and rescheduled for the fall. Please stay tuned. 

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

Thu 21 Jul
2016

Dragonfly Detectives (Ages 9-12)

Thursday, July 21 @ 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Along with plants in the Garden, there are many bugs that dwell here too! We will set out on a journey to find our dragonfly friends down at the pond and among the plants, as well as make dragonfly crafts and play games. Session 2: Ages 9–12 Thursday, July 21 | 9:30 am–3:30 pm... Learn More

Along with plants in the Garden, there are many bugs that dwell here too! We will set out on a journey to find our dragonfly friends down at the pond and among the plants, as well as make dragonfly crafts and play games.

Session 2: Ages 9–12
Thursday, July 21 | 9:30 am–3:30 pm

$30/GBBG Member; $40/Non-Member

Pre-registration required. 

Registration Information

Camp Guidelines

Camp Registration Form

Camp Medical Authorizaton Form

Contact Us

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

Fri 22 Jul
2016

Garden Sprouts: Wiggly Worms

Friday, July 22 @ 10 AM - 11:30 AM

Amy Kopp, GBBG Education Docent Dig into the wonderful world of worms! Enjoy worm crafts, worm snacks, and meet real worms to discover how great they can be. This program is designed for children ages 3-5 and one accompanying adult. Price includes one child and adult. Additional children are... Learn More

Amy Kopp, GBBG Education Docent

Dig into the wonderful world of worms! Enjoy worm crafts, worm snacks, and meet real worms to discover how great they can be. This program is designed for children ages 3-5 and one accompanying adult. Price includes one child and adult. Additional children are half price.

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

Pre-registration required.

Mon 25 Jul
2016

Weeklong Camp: Garden Chefs (Ages 6-8)

Monday, July 25 @ 9:30 AM - 12 PM

Join us for a week of edible fun as we dig into the amazing world of plants and their many uses. Explore the differences between fruits and vegetables, participate in a taste test of some exotic produce and learn to cook with herbs and seeds. Each day is a tasty new adventure! Session 1:... Learn More

Join us for a week of edible fun as we dig into the amazing world of plants and their many uses. Explore the differences between fruits and vegetables, participate in a taste test of some exotic produce and learn to cook with herbs and seeds. Each day is a tasty new adventure!

Session 1: Ages 6–8
July 25–29 | 9:30 am–12 pm

$65/GBBG Member; $85/Non-Member

Pre-registration required. 

Registration Information

Camp Guidelines

Camp Registration Form

Camp Medical Authorizaton Form

Contact Us

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

Mon 25 Jul
2016

King Shade Garden Tour

Monday, July 25 @ 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Gladys & Herb King, Sponsors of the King Shade Garden Join Gladys and Herb King, experienced hosta hybridizers, long time Garden members and sponsors of the King Shade Garden, as they walk you through this garden. They will discuss their experiences with hybridizing hostas, other great... Learn More

Gladys & Herb King, Sponsors of the King Shade Garden

Join Gladys and Herb King, experienced hosta hybridizers, long time Garden members and sponsors of the King Shade Garden, as they walk you through this garden. They will discuss their experiences with hybridizing hostas, other great shade garden plants, the history of this Garden and more during the tour.

FREE/GBBG Member; $5/Non-Member

Pre-registration required.

Tue 26 Jul
2016

Recycled Garden Journal

Tuesday, July 26 @ 6 PM - 8 PM

Teresa Ann Gifford, Assemblage Studio Class takes place at Assemblage Studio, 306 Pine Street, Green Bay This is one of Teresa’s favorite journal projects, so here it is for gardeners and lovers of nature! You will have choices for your book cover: 1) covering bookboard covers with... Learn More

Teresa Ann Gifford, Assemblage Studio

Class takes place at Assemblage Studio, 306 Pine Street, Green Bay

This is one of Teresa’s favorite journal projects, so here it is for gardeners and lovers of nature! You will have choices for your book cover: 1) covering bookboard covers with papers of your choice and adding images and words to the cover, or 2) use an actual book cover (minus the pages) to start our journals. Your pages will be a mixture of different papers, some images, some recycled and will be tied into the cover with ribbons. We will add lots of pockets to store seeds or favorite garden mementos in! Join us for this easy journal project!

$35/GBBG Member; $44/Non-Member 

All materials included. Pre-registration required.


Wed 27 Jul
2016

Herbal First Aid Kit

Wednesday, July 27 @ 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Linda Conroy, Moonwise Herbs Learn to use plants to promote healing of minor cuts, scrapes, bug bits and more. Participants will learn about the simple plants that stop bleeding, reduce inflammation and much more. Everyone will make several items that they can add to or use to start their... Learn More

Linda Conroy, Moonwise Herbs

Learn to use plants to promote healing of minor cuts, scrapes, bug bits and more. Participants will learn about the simple plants that stop bleeding, reduce inflammation and much more. Everyone will make several items that they can add to or use to start their very own Herbal First Aid Kit. Linda Conroy is a veteran herbalist (20+years in practice) and is trained as a wilderness first responder. Both experienced and novice herbalist will get tips and insights on using herbs for heal. 

$50/GBBG Member; $59/Non-Member

Pre-registration required.

Mon 1 Aug
2016

Weeklong Camp: Garden Chefs (Ages 9-12)

Monday, August 1 @ 9:30 AM - 12 PM

Join us for a week of edible fun as we dig into the amazing world of plants and their many uses. Explore the differences between fruits and vegetables, participate in a taste test of some exotic produce and learn to cook with herbs and seeds. Each day is a tasty new adventure! Session 2:... Learn More

Join us for a week of edible fun as we dig into the amazing world of plants and their many uses. Explore the differences between fruits and vegetables, participate in a taste test of some exotic produce and learn to cook with herbs and seeds. Each day is a tasty new adventure!

Session 2: Ages 9–12
August 1–5 | 9:30 am–12 pm

$65/GBBG Member; $85/Non-Member

Pre-registration required. 

Registration Information

Camp Guidelines

Camp Registration Form

Camp Medical Authorizaton Form

Contact Us

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

Tue 9 Aug
2016

Exploring the Herb Garden

Tuesday, August 9 @ 6 PM - 8 PM

Northeast Wisconsin Unit of the Herb Society of America Learn all about the Herb Gardens at from our Herb Society Experts! At the Garden, we have a medicinal, spa, culinary, and drink herb garden, amongst others. If you wish, stick around to learn more about the Northeast Wisconsin Unit... Learn More

Northeast Wisconsin Unit of the Herb Society of America

Learn all about the Herb Gardens at from our Herb Society Experts! At the Garden, we have a medicinal, spa, culinary, and drink herb garden, amongst others. If you wish, stick around to learn more about the Northeast Wisconsin Unit of the Herb Society of America.

Free/GBBG Member
$5/Non-Member

Pre-registration required

Wed 10 Aug
2016

Creative Inspiration: Finding Extraordinary Images in Everyday Life

Wednesday, August 10 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Marc Amenson, Amenson Studio Do you see beautiful images and think “I can’t do that”? Well you can! Using a few basic techniques, you can start crafting amazing images with items from around the house. Have your gear ready to go as we will be doing a photo-shoot and critique... Learn More

Marc Amenson, Amenson Studio

Do you see beautiful images and think “I can’t do that”? Well you can! Using a few basic techniques, you can start crafting amazing images with items from around the house. Have your gear ready to go as we will be doing a photo-shoot and critique in class!

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

Pre-registration required.

Fri 12 Aug
2016

Garden Sprouts: Wonders of Water

Friday, August 12 @ 10 AM - 11:30 AM

Amy Kopp, GBBG Education Docent Water is important for every living thing on earth. Discover how plants use water, how water falls from our sky, and even who lives in the water. Watch out – you may get wet! This program is designed for children ages 3-5 and one accompanying adult.... Learn More

Amy Kopp, GBBG Education Docent

Water is important for every living thing on earth. Discover how plants use water, how water falls from our sky, and even who lives in the water. Watch out – you may get wet! This program is designed for children ages 3-5 and one accompanying adult. Price includes one child and adult. Additional children are half price.

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

Pre-registration required.

Mon 15 Aug
2016

Family Nature Nights: Pond Life

Monday, August 15 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Learn about the plants and animals that come out in the evening! Wear your walking shoes and let us guide you through the Garden.  FREE/GBBG Member Family; $5/Non-Member Family Price per family, pre-registration required .  Learn More

Learn about the plants and animals that come out in the evening! Wear your walking shoes and let us guide you through the Garden. 

FREE/GBBG Member Family; $5/Non-Member Family

Price per family, pre-registration required

Mon 15 Aug
2016

Butterflies of Wisconsin

Monday, August 15 @ 6 PM - 7:30 PM

Rob Zimmer, Nature Writer & Photographer Learn all about Wisconsin’s amazing butterflies and moths and take a stroll along the garden pathways to seek out some of these beautiful creatures. You’ll learn how to create your own butterfly garden at home and leave with a starter... Learn More

Rob Zimmer, Nature Writer & Photographer

Learn all about Wisconsin’s amazing butterflies and moths and take a stroll along the garden pathways to seek out some of these beautiful creatures. You’ll learn how to create your own butterfly garden at home and leave with a starter butterfly garden of your own.

$25/GBBG Member; $34/Non-Member

Pre-registration required.

Wed 17 Aug
2016

Story Book Adventure – Stone Soup (Ages 6-8)

Wednesday, August 17 @ 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Dive into the folktale Stone Soup! You’ll discover the importance of working together through cooperative games and team challenges. Then celebrate the victory of teamwork by cooking up your own tasty pot of Stone Soup! Session 1: Ages 6–8 Wednesday, August 17 | 9:30... Learn More

Dive into the folktale Stone Soup! You’ll discover the importance of working together through cooperative games and team challenges. Then celebrate the victory of teamwork by cooking up your own tasty pot of Stone Soup!

Session 1: Ages 6–8
Wednesday, August 17 | 9:30 am–3:30 pm

$30/GBBG Member; $40/Non-Member

Pre-registration required. 

Registration Information

Camp Guidelines

Camp Registration Form

Camp Medical Authorizaton Form

Contact Us

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

Thu 18 Aug
2016

Story Book Adventure – Stone Soup (Ages 9-12)

Thursday, August 18 @ 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Dive into the folktale Stone Soup! You’ll discover the importance of working together through cooperative games and team challenges. Then celebrate the victory of teamwork by cooking up your own tasty pot of Stone Soup! Session 2: Ages 9–12 Thursday, August 18 | 9:30... Learn More

Dive into the folktale Stone Soup! You’ll discover the importance of working together through cooperative games and team challenges. Then celebrate the victory of teamwork by cooking up your own tasty pot of Stone Soup!

Session 2: Ages 9–12
Thursday, August 18 | 9:30 am–3:30 pm

$30/GBBG Member; $40/Non-Member

Pre-registration required. 

Registration Information

Camp Guidelines

Camp Registration Form

Camp Medical Authorizaton Form

Contact Us

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

Mon 22 Aug
2016

VaVaVoom Vegetarian Cooking

Monday, August 22 @ 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Angie Kusek Schubert, Ginger Birch Angie is a 15 year vegetarian (with a few minor run-ins with bacon). She will show you the tried and true tricks to flavorful vegetarian cooking that will leave meat eaters asking for more! You'll leave with recipes and full bellies! $30/GBBG Member;... Learn More

Angie Kusek Schubert, Ginger Birch

Angie is a 15 year vegetarian (with a few minor run-ins with bacon). She will show you the tried and true tricks to flavorful vegetarian cooking that will leave meat eaters asking for more! You'll leave with recipes and full bellies!

$30/GBBG Member; $39/Non-Member

Pre-registration required.

Thu 25 Aug
2016

Herbal Beer, Wine & Soda Making

Thursday, August 25 @ 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Linda Conroy, Moonwise Herbs Join Linda for this fun and inspiring program. We will learn to use herbs from the garden, not just hops, to make delicious, healing beverages. Everyone will leave with a soda starter so they can make their own at home! $50/GBBG Member $59/Non-Member... Learn More

Linda Conroy, Moonwise Herbs

Join Linda for this fun and inspiring program. We will learn to use herbs from the garden, not just hops, to make delicious, healing beverages. Everyone will leave with a soda starter so they can make their own at home!

$50/GBBG Member
$59/Non-Member

Pre-registration required

Wed 31 Aug
2016

Language of Flowers

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

Jackie Johnson ND, Kristin Urban, Northeast Wisconsin Unit of the Herb Society of America Learn about the meaning of different types of flowers and create a mussy tussy to take home! $14/GBBG Member $23/Non-Member Pre-registration required Learn More

Jackie Johnson ND, Kristin Urban, Northeast Wisconsin Unit of the Herb Society of America

Learn about the meaning of different types of flowers and create a mussy tussy to take home!

$14/GBBG Member
$23/Non-Member

Pre-registration required


Location

2600 Larsen Road
Green Bay, WI 54303

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Fax: (920) 490-9461
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Garden Hours

April 1 - 30
Daily | 9 am - 5 pm

May 1 - 31
Daily | 9 am - 6 pm
*May 12 | 9 am - 5 pm

June 1 - 2 | CLOSED for Garden Fair set up

June 3 | CLOSED for Garden Fair set up until 4 pm

June 3-5 | View Garden Fair hours>>

June 6 - August 31*
Daily | 9 am - 8 pm
*June 14 | 9 am - 3 pm
*July 4 | 9 am - 6 pm


General Admission

GBBG Members - Free
Adults (ages 18+) - $9
Students (ages 13-17) - $7
Students (w/ school ID) - $7
Children (ages 3-12) - $5
Children (ages 2 & under) - Free
Seniors (62+), AAA Members, Military - $7
NWTC Students & Faculty - Free w/NWTC ID

**Prices may differ for special events.

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