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

A Different View
A Different View
Date: 1/8/2019 - 3/11/2019
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Location: Reedy Gallery

Pollinator Friendly Mixed Media by Jodi Reeb” Reedy Gallery. Photographs from the Arboretum combined with encaustic paint and beeswax combining nature and human activity. 

Roots to Healing
Roots to Healing
Date: 1/8/2019 - 4/30/2019
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Roots to Healing: A Brief Survey of the Past, Present and Future of Plant-Based Remedies in Minnesota” Arboretum Skyway Gallery & Andersen Horticultural Library. Consider the role of plants and nature in healing across cultures in Minnesota in this educational exhibit.

Art in Your Own Backyard
Art in Your Own Backyard
Date: 1/9/2019 - 2/27/2019
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Location: Cafe Gallery

Flora and Fauna are highlighted in a variety of mediums from the Lake Minnetonka Studio Tour. All works are available for sale. 

Spring Flower Show
Spring Flower Show
Date: 2/1/2019 - 3/3/2019
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Come help us welcome spring with these beautiful blooms!

PLANT-MAKER STUDIO: CORN CREATIONS
PLANT-MAKER STUDIO: CORN CREATIONS
Date: 2/2/2019 - 3/31/2019
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Learning Center

 

A fun-filled afternoon focused on corn. Create a bracelet with dried corn and grind cornmeal to prepare cornbread, tamales, or tortilla. Test your knowledge about corn with trivia.

 

Exclusive Access: Tropical Orchid Macro Photography
Exclusive Access: Tropical Orchid Macro Photography
Date: 2/16/2019
Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Join others to enhance your skills and expand your botanical portfolio! This workshop allows students an exclusive opportunity to get up-close and personal with the wonders of beautiful tropical orchids! In-class time will cover 

  • DSLR techniques to create stunning macro images of the tropical orchids and other flowers
  • tips on focus
  • lighting with and without flashes
  • background
  • composition

Winter Art Fair
Winter Art Fair
Date: 2/16/2019 - 2/17/2019
Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Nature-inspired painting, photography, jewelry, ceramics and more. Free with gate admission.

Japanese Weaving - SAORI
Japanese Weaving - SAORI
Date: 2/16/2019
Time: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Create a delightful hand-made gift for yourself or a loved one as you enjoy a relaxing weaving experience. SAORI weaving is a gentle, mindful and meditative process which emphasizes improvisation and creative expression.

Click here to register!