StoryTime in the LibraryDate: Every ThursdayTime: 10:30-11 a.m.Location: Andersen Horticultural Library
Discover origami sculptures in the gallery and in the gardens. A single piece of paper is transformed into various objects by complex folded patterns, which are revealed by deconstructing or unfolding.
Brushwork and pottery created by local artists who have studied and reflected on Japanese culture.
Start out your day at the Arb with a delicious hot breakfast.
Create an original flower, leaf, acorn, or bird to take home.
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.
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.
Learn what soil is best for native ground dwelling bees and what you can do to make pollinators welcome in your neighborhood.
Inoculate hardwood logs by drilling holes and introducing mushroom mycelium. Maintenance, troubleshooting, and harvest will also be discussed.
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.