young children gathered around table for StoryTime

StoryTime in the Library
Date: Every Thursday
Time: 10:30-11 a.m.
Location: Andersen Horticultural Library

Stories for the young and young-at-heart. Geared toward
toddlers and preschoolers.

EVENT CALENDAR

Inside Out
Inside Out
Date: 4/28/2018 - 10/21/2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Reedy Gallery

Discover origami sculptures in the Reedy Gallery. A single piece of paper is transformed into various objects by complex folded patterns, which are revealed by deconstructing or unfolding in this accompanying exhibit to Origami in the Gardens. 

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Harmony with Nature
Harmony with Nature
Date: 4/28/2018 - 10/21/2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Reedy Gallery

Brushwork and pottery created by local artists who have studied and reflected on Japanese culture.

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Origami in the Gardens
Origami in the Gardens
Date: 4/28/2018 - 10/21/2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Arboretum Grounds

Visit this monumental outdoor sculpture exhibition that captures the delicate nature of this paper art form in museum-quality metal.

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Weekend Brunch
Weekend Brunch
Date: 6/3/2018 - 12/30/2018
Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: Arboretum Cafe

Start out your day at the Arb with a delicious hot breakfast.

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Garden Fun Stop: Garden Origami Folding Station
Garden Fun Stop: Garden Origami Folding Station
Date: 6/3/2018 - 9/30/2018
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Learning Center

Create an original flower, leaf, acorn, or bird to take home.

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Plant Maker
Plant Maker's Studio: Blooming Branches Ink Painting
Date: 6/3/2018 - 7/29/2018
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Learning Center

Examine branches, tree trunks, and tree blossoms to create a Chinese and Japanese-inspired ink painting. Practice tending a zen dry garden of stone, moss, and sand.

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Yard and Garden Desk Q&A
Yard and Garden Desk Q&A
Date: 6/3/2018 - 12/30/2018
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Visitor Center

Stop by the Master Gardener desk in the Visitor Center to pose gardening questions to our volunteers, get information on sustainable practices and find out what areas are at their peak of bloom and beauty.

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Garden Fun Stop: House Hunting for Pollinators
Garden Fun Stop: House Hunting for Pollinators
Date: 6/3/2018 - 9/30/2018
Time: 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Bee & Pollination Center

Learn what soil is best for native ground dwelling bees and what you can do to make pollinators welcome in your neighborhood.

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Growing Mushrooms Outdoors via Log Inoculation
Growing Mushrooms Outdoors via Log Inoculation
Date: 6/24/2018
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Bee & Pollination Center

Inoculate hardwood logs by drilling holes and introducing mushroom mycelium. Maintenance, troubleshooting, and harvest will also be discussed.

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Music in the Gardens: The Minneapolis Commodores
Music in the Gardens: The Minneapolis Commodores
Date: 6/24/2018
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: MacMillan Auditorium

The Minneapolis Commodores' big, full-quality sound chorus and colorful costumes make their productions truly memorable. Their repertoire includes spirituals, vocal swing jazz and other up-tempo arrangements.

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