Calendar

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Seedlings: A Log's Life

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 11 a.m.
York Street
Class - Seedlings| 3-6 year olds

Look closely as we examine what happens to a tree when it becomes a log on the forest floor.

Ages 18-24 months: Tuesday, April 15, 9:30 or 10:45 a.m.

Berries and Grapes for the Front Range

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 6 p.m.
York Street
Class - Rocky Mountain Gardening| Adults

Rocky Mountain Gardening Elective

Evening Vinyasa Yoga at the Gardens

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 6 p.m.
York Street
Class - Lifelong Learning| Adults

Looking for an amazing place to practice your yoga skills, how about the beautiful Denver Botanic Gardens?

Café Botanique

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 6:30 p.m.
York Street
Class - Botanical Illustration| Adults

Café Botanique is a part of the Botanical Art and Illustration Certificate Program and is open to Botanical Art and Illustration students, Gardens' members, the general public,

Making Floral Arrangements

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 6:30 p.m.
York Street
Class - Lifelong Learning| Adults

Learn the basics of floral design to make a hands-on arrangement. Flowers and container included.

Instructor: BJ Dyer, AIFD AAF CPF

$42 members, $47 nonmembers

Image: Courtesy of Nanimo off Flickr

Literature of the Land: Spring 2014 Book Club

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 7 p.m.
York Street
Lecture - Symposia & Joint Programs| Adults

Join us for the spring 2014 session of Literature of the Land, a book club series hosted by the Helen Fowler Library. We'll read 3 books over 3 months, focusing on a specific topic of interest.

Literature of the Land: Spring 2014 Book Club

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 7 p.m.
York Street
Class - Lifelong Learning| Adults

Join us for the spring 2014 session of Literature of the Land, a book club series hosted by the Helen Fowler Library. We'll read 3 books over 3 months, focusing on a specific topic of interest.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Seedlings: A Log's Life

Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 9:30 a.m.
York Street
Class - Seedlings| 24-36 month olds

Look closely as we examine what happens to a tree when it becomes a log on the forest floor.

Ages 18-24 months: Tuesday, April 15, 9:30 or 10:45 a.m.

Seedlings: A Log's Life

Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 10:45 a.m.
York Street
Class - Seedlings| 24-36 month olds

Look closely as we examine what happens to a tree when it becomes a log on the forest floor.

Ages 18-24 months: Tuesday, April 15, 9:30 or 10:45 a.m.

Creative Basics of Photography

Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 6 p.m.
York Street
Class - Lifelong Learning| Adults

Improve your images by learning these universal creative controls of photography including aperture, shutter speed and sensor sensitivity (ISO).

Lecture: Great Garden Plants of 2013

Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 7 p.m.
York Street
Class - Lifelong Learning| Adults

As we march into a new growing season, let’s look back at the past years at Denver Botanic Gardens and see what some of the outstanding performers have been and what to look for this year too!

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Beginning Bonsai

Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 9 a.m.
York Street
Class - Lifelong Learning| Adults

Are you mystified by this many centuries old Japanese art?

Wild Things Workshop

Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 10 a.m.
York Street
Class - Lifelong Learning| Adults

Identification, Ethical Harvesting and Use of Wild Plants for Food and Medicine

Backyard Chicken Keeping

Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 2 p.m.
York Street
Class - Lifelong Learning| Adults

An accessible introduction for anyone who is interested in raising backyard hens.

Join Sundari Kraft of EatWhereULive for an accessible introduction to raising backyard hens. Topics covered will include:

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Veiko Kespersaks Guest Lectures - All 4 classes

Sunday, April 20, 2014 - 9 a.m.
York Street
Class - Botanical Illustration| Adults

Please see individual courses for actual dates and times.

Member/Non Member: $900

No refunds after March 10 unless your seat can be filled.

Monday, April 21, 2014

Sketching with Quill and Ink

Monday, April 21, 2014 - 9 a.m.
York Street
Class - Botanical Illustration| Adults

Focus on Style

Monday, April 21, 2014 - 1 p.m.
York Street
Class - Botanical Illustration| Adults

• Mon., Apr. 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19, 1 - 4 p.m.

Instructor: Susan Rubin

Kundalini Yoga - Single Session

Monday, April 21, 2014 - 6 p.m.
York Street
Class - Lifelong Learning| Adults

Kundalini Yoga focuses on awakening your energy and unlocking your inner potential through specific breathing, movements, stretching, meditation and mantra.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Seedlings: Earth Day

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 9:30 a.m.
York Street
Class - Seedlings| 18 -24 month olds

Celebrate Earth Day as we help prepare our garden beds for planting.

Ages 18-24 months: Tuesday, April 22, 9:30 or 10:45 a.m.

Ages 24-36 months: Thursday, April 24, 9:30 or 10:45 a.m.

Seedlings: Earth Day

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 10:45 a.m.
York Street
Class - Seedlings| 18 -24 month olds

Celebrate Earth Day as we help prepare our garden beds for planting.

Ages 18-24 months: Tuesday, April 22, 9:30 or 10:45 a.m.

Ages 24-36 months: Thursday, April 24, 9:30 or 10:45 a.m.