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

Foraging for Sustenance
Foraging for Sustenance
Date: 9/8/2017 - 2/26/2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Andersen Horticultural Library

Artist Karen Gustafson pairs embroidered botanical drawings with related ancient herbals and domestic recipe books to commemorate and provide a contemporary perspective on DeMateria Medica, an ancient pharmacological text by Dioscorides.

Artist's Talk and Reception, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 1:30-3:00 p.m., Snyder Aud.

Meet artist Karen Gustafson at this complimentary public reception.  Open to all visitors.

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Arboretum Instructor Show
Arboretum Instructor Show
Date: 11/10/2017 - 1/4/2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Reedy Gallery

The Arboretum is proud to showcase the talents of the artists who are instructors for our many classes. A wide variety of media will be on display, including painting, drawing, mixed media, fiber art and photography.

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Weekend Brunch
Weekend Brunch
Date: 12/2/2017 - 2/3/2018
Time: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: Arboretum Cafe

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

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Walks with Matt: The Arboretum on Ice
Walks with Matt: The Arboretum on Ice
Date: 12/23/2017
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Snyder Building Fireplace Room

Discover some of the Arboretum's fauna and flora in the season's winter wonderland. Then track animals and identify trees and plants in their winter form.

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Let
Let's Talk Plants Q&A
Date: 12/23/2017 - 12/24/2017
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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PlantMaker Studio: Winter Wonderland
PlantMaker Studio: Winter Wonderland
Date: 12/23/2017 - 12/24/2017
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Learning Center

Discover which plants will provide food and shelter for wildlife, and create a nourishing natural seed ornament to feed the birds outside your window.

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Holiday Music: Jazz on the Prairie Big Band
Holiday Music: Jazz on the Prairie Big Band
Date: 12/23/2017
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: MacMillan Auditorium

The repertoire of this Eden Prairie-based 20-piece band includes jazz from the Roaring Twenties to hits of the Forties' Big Band era.

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