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

Robert Anderson
Robert Anderson's Gardens of Kaleidoscopes
Date: 4/15/2017 - 9/25/2017
Time: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Arboretum Grounds

Door County artist Robert Anderson designed ingenious metal frames to hold kaleidoscopes focused on container gardens scattered throughout the terraces and inside the Visitor Center. The intricate prisms create dramatic, ever-changing flourishes of color and shapes.

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Auxiliary Quilt Raffle
Auxiliary Quilt Raffle
Date: 5/13/2017 - 9/23/2017
Time: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location: Visitor Center

Each year, the Arboretum's Auxiliary crafts a show-stopping quilt that is displayed in the Great Hall. Visitors can purchase raffle tickets at $2 each for a chance to own one of these stunning creations.

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Amazing Spaces, Places and Escapes: Re-imagining Treehouses
Amazing Spaces, Places and Escapes: Re-imagining Treehouses
Date: 6/27/2017 - 10/1/2017
Time: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Arboretum Grounds

Twelve outdoor structures or sculptures capture the whimsy, artistic fancy, interpretation and "wild" points of view of local artists, architects and builders. 

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Pinecraft Summer Day Camp
Pinecraft Summer Day Camp
Date: 8/21/2017 - 8/24/2017
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Learning Center Picnic Shelters

An outdoor Minecraft™-themed adventure! Build an epic house, forage for food, mine for materials, and fend off wandering monsters through a series of challenges. Ages 7-11.

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Tour de Arboretum Bike Adventure Day Camp
Tour de Arboretum Bike Adventure Day Camp
Date: 8/21/2017 - 8/24/2017
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Learning Center Picnic Shelters

Explore different destinations throughout the Arboretum each day. Play interactive biking games, participate in important safety programs, and learn valuable bike maintenance skills. Ages 7-11.

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PeaPods for PreSchoolers Summer Series
PeaPods for PreSchoolers Summer Series
Date: 8/24/2017 - 8/25/2017
Time: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Learning Center

Spark your child's appreciation for nature's beauty through various art, science, music and play activities. Ages 3-5.

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Eco-Print Scarf: Wear the Arboretum
Eco-Print Scarf: Wear the Arboretum
Date: 8/24/2017
Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Learning Center

Impress foliage onto a hand-dyed scarf, leaving the colors and shapes of the plant material intact using no external dyes, inks, or paints.  Study composition, design and color as you create your wearble masterpiece.

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Guided Walking Tours
Guided Walking Tours
Date: 8/24/2017
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Visitor Center

Visit different gardens at their glorious peak bloom to pick up gardening ideas and help you reconnect with nature's serene beauty.

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Ornamental Grass Collection Open House
Ornamental Grass Collection Open House
Date: 8/24/2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Ornamental Grass Collection

Celebrate the 30-year anniversary of the Ornamental Grasses Collection. Mary Meyer, PhD, will be on hand to answer questions and distribute copies of the new grass collection poster.

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Yoga in the Gardens
Yoga in the Gardens
Date: 8/24/2017
Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Sculpture Garden

Enjoy the beautiful gardens as you practice. Class taught by YogaFit.

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