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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Agate Landscapes: Glass-on-Glass Mosaics
Agate Landscapes: Glass-on-Glass Mosaics
Date: 8/12/2017
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Bee & Pollinator Center

Gain an introduction to glass-on-glass mosaic, design a framed window hanging, and learn to cut, adhere, and grout the glass. Includes Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 12-13.

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Weekend Brunch
Weekend Brunch
Date: 8/12/2017
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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Nature Play for Wee Ones: Water Wonderful
Nature Play for Wee Ones: Water Wonderful
Date: 8/12/2017
Time: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Green Play Yard

Swish, scoop, pour and explore the wet wonders of water. Ages 5 and under.

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Community Build: Treehouses and More
Community Build: Treehouses and More
Date: 8/12/2017
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Picnic Shelter

Design your own mini-model treehouse using one-foot sticks and twine. Bring accessories to enhance the structure.

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Garden Fun Stops: The Healing Power of Trees
Garden Fun Stops: The Healing Power of Trees
Date: 8/12/2017
Time: 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Morgan Terrace

Use Nature Based Therapeutics-inspired tips on maximizing the rejuvenating power of trees to help you feel your best.

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Let
Let's Talk Plants Q&A
Date: 8/12/2017 - 8/13/2017
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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Plant Maker
Plant Maker's Studio: Artist-tree
Date: 8/12/2017 - 8/13/2017
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Learning Center

Learn to create colorful, non-toxic, natural dyes from trees and flowers. Mix and play with plant pigments as you dip and dye fiber.

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"Lunch" with a Chef: The Whole Hive!
"Lunch" with a Chef: The Whole Hive!
Date: 8/12/2017
Time: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Learning Center

Your instructor is a chef and beekeeper who will present a beautiful, four-course meal featuring local ingredients and honey. A watch-learn-dine experience.

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Garden Fun Stops: Pollinator Watcher
Garden Fun Stops: Pollinator Watcher
Date: 8/12/2017 - 8/13/2017
Time: 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Bee & Pollinator Center

Observe pollinators, help determine which plants are their feeding favorites and collect ideas for pollinators in your yard.

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Guided Walking Tours
Guided Walking Tours
Date: 8/12/2017
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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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