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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PeaPods for PreSchoolers Summer Series
PeaPods for PreSchoolers Summer Series
Date: 7/13/2017 - 7/14/2017
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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Chanhassen/Carver County Day at the Arb
Chanhassen/Carver County Day at the Arb
Date: 7/14/2017
Time: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Arboretum Grounds

A welcome reeption at 10:00 a.m. in the Visitor Center will kick off this special day to celebrate the Arb's wonderful neighbors.

 

Mud! A Friday Favorite One-Day Camp
Mud! A Friday Favorite One-Day Camp
Date: 7/14/2017
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Learning Center Picnic Shelters

Campers will explore, play, jump, and squish in mud, making crafts and searching for critters. Ages 7-11.

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Amazing Bees! 2017 One-Hour Summer Enrichment Experience
Amazing Bees! 2017 One-Hour Summer Enrichment Experience
Date: 7/14/2017
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Bee & Pollinator Center

Explore the world of the honey bees, bumble bees, leaf-cutter bees, sweat bees, mason bees, and more, and find out how they achieve their status as champion pollen movers. Ages 6-10.

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Marvelous Minnesota Trees! One-Hour Summer Enrichment Experience
Marvelous Minnesota Trees! One-Hour Summer Enrichment Experience
Date: 7/14/2017
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Sensory Garden Program Shelter

Learn about the life cycle of a tree, then explore and sort leaves to identify some of our native trees. Plant your own Minnesota tree seeds to grow at home. Ages 6-10.

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Amazing Bees! 2017 One-Hour Summer Enrichment Experience
Amazing Bees! 2017 One-Hour Summer Enrichment Experience
Date: 7/14/2017
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Bee & Pollinator Center

Explore the world of the honey bees, bumble bees, leaf-cutter bees, sweat bees, mason bees, and more, and find out how they achieve their status as champion pollen movers. Ages 6-10.

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