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

Weekend Brunch
Weekend Brunch
Date: 4/7/2018 - 5/26/2018
Time: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: Cafe

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

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Let
Let's Talk Plants Q&A
Date: 4/7/2018 - 5/26/2018
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: Milkweed, Monarchs and More
PlantMaker Studio: Milkweed, Monarchs and More
Date: 4/7/2018 - 5/26/2018
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Learning Center

Discover the plants that nourish and support your favorite Minnesota butterflies. Plant rose milkweed to take home and zoom in with microscopes for a close-up view of butterflies and nectar flowers.

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A Collector
A Collector's Perspective: Selections from the Wilcock Gallery Private Collection
Date: 4/10/2018 - 6/17/2018
Time:
Location: Cafe Gallery

On display in the Cafe Gallery.

Inside Out
Inside Out
Date: 4/28/2018 - 10/21/2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Reedy Gallery

Discover origami sculptures in the Reedy Gallery. A single piece of paper is transformed into various objects by complex folded patterns, which are revealed by deconstructing or unfolding in this accompanying exhibit to Origami in the Gardens. 

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Harmony with Nature
Harmony with Nature
Date: 4/28/2018 - 10/21/2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Reedy Gallery

Brushwork and pottery created by local artists who have studied and reflected on Japanese culture.

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Origami in the Gardens
Origami in the Gardens
Date: 4/28/2018 - 10/21/2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Arboretum Grounds

Visit this monumental outdoor sculpture exhibition that captures the delicate nature of this paper art form in museum-quality metal.

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One-Hour Guided Walking Tours
One-Hour Guided Walking Tours
Date: 5/5/2018 - 10/6/2018
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Visitor Center

Based on seasonal highlights, each tour will visit different gardens at their glorious peak bloom. Pick up gardening ideas and reconnect with nature's serene beauty.

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The Botany Behind Wine and Wine Barrels
The Botany Behind Wine and Wine Barrels
Date: 5/19/2018
Time: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: Visitor Center

See how oak wine barrels are made, then tour the U of M research vineyards and wine lab to learn about the art and science of growing grapes and making wine.  Finally, taste a variety of Minnesota wines.

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Japanese Weaving - SAORI
Japanese Weaving - SAORI
Date: 5/19/2018
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Bee and Pollinator Center

SAORI weaving is a gentle, mindful and meditative process which emphasizes improvisation and creative expression. Create a one-of-a-kind scarf, table runner or wall hanging.

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Shinrin-yoku at the Arboretum: Beginner Session
Shinrin-yoku at the Arboretum: Beginner Session
Date: 5/19/2018
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Ordway Picnic Shelter

Invite nature to be your healer through this Japanese mindfulness practice and guided awareness exercises.

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Shinrin-yoku at the Arboretum
Shinrin-yoku at the Arboretum
Date: 5/19/2018
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: Ordway Picnic Shelter

Invite nature to be your healer through this Japanese mindfulness practice and guided awareness exercises.

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