StoryTime in the LibraryDate: Every ThursdayTime: 10:30-11 a.m.Location: Andersen Horticultural Library
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.
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.
Twelve outdoor structures or sculptures capture the whimsy, artistic fancy, interpretation and "wild" points of view of local artists, architects and builders.
Search for animal life using nets, magnifying glasses, binoculars, and field guides. Learn about camouflage adaptiations that enable them to survive and thrive. Ages 7-11.
Develop new skills and techniques in weaving, painting and sculpting, then hunt for natural materials to use in your art. Use what you harvested to make amazing natural dyes or design a tiny tree house. Ages 7-11.
Use scientific principles to investigate the wow-worthy insides of fruits and vegetables, make seeds explode open, wallow in the squishy mud, and make ketchup with your feet! Ages 5-7.
Spark your child's appreciation for nature's beauty through various art, science, music and play activities. Ages 3-5.
Visit different gardens at their glorious peak bloom to pick up gardening ideas and help you reconnect with nature's serene beauty.
Enjoy the finest fish and ethnic ingredients in a delicious selction of Japanese cuisine, and be immersed in a unique, cultural and educational experience.