January Events include Dog Days of Winter
Our Dog Days of Winter return this year! On Fridays and Saturdays only in January and February, your four-legged family members can join you for a walk in the Garden. Pups must be up-to-date on all registrations and vaccinations and must be controlled on a non-retractable leash at all times. Owners are required to clean up after their pets. Free for Garden member and member dogs. Regular admission and $4 per dog for non-members.
Friday, January 18, 10:30 a.m.: Frozen Friday Story Time
Join us for a story reading in our Mabee Grange building followed by a short activity. Free with Garden admission.
Sunday, January 20, 5:00-7:00 p.m.: Full Moon Hike
Explore the sights and sounds of the prairie and forest on a self-guided hike along our 1.5 mile nature trail.
Saturday, January 26, 3:00 p.m.: Evergreen Tour
Take a walking tour with Garden CEO Dr. Todd Lasseigne to look at and learn about evergreen plants you may want to add to your landscape. Free with admission.
Coming in February:
Saturday, February 6, 3:30 p.m.: Air Plant Make and Take Workshop (pre-registration required)
Learn about easy-to-grow air plants and create your own living decoration for your home in this make and take workshop. Pre-registration required. Light refreshments and a cash bar will be available. Register here.
Saturday & Sunday, February 16 & 17: All About Birds
Drop in to learn about some of our more common birds and get information on participating in the Great Backyard Bird Count (Feb. 15-18) – a great family activity!
Tuesday, February 19, 6:00-8:00 p.m.: Full Moon Hike