Calendar

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Seedlings: Earth Day

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 11 a.m.
York Street
Class - Seedlings| 3-6 year 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.

Evening Vinyasa Yoga at the Gardens

Wednesday, April 23, 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?

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Seedlings: Earth Day

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

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

BI in Pen and Ink I

Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 1 p.m.
York Street
Class - Botanical Illustration| Adults

BI in Pen and Ink II

Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 6 p.m.
York Street
Class - Botanical Illustration| Adults

This class takes pen and ink skills to a new level of sophistication. Students will explore the Gardens’ limitless world of color, texture and complex botany to incorporate this information into black and white illustrations.

The Nimble Vegetable Gardener

Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 6:30 p.m.
York Street
Class - Lifelong Learning| Adults

Meet the challenges of growing vegetables in a mile high location head-on. This class identifies the positives and drawbacks to growing in our climate, location and soils.

Friday, April 25, 2014

Introduction to Botanical Illustration

Friday, April 25, 2014 - 9 a.m.
York Street
Class - Botanical Illustration| Adults

`Fri.  Sun., April 25 - 27, 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Understanding Front Range Soils

Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 9 a.m.
York Street
Class - Rocky Mountain Gardening| Adults

Rocky Mountain Gardening Required Course Group I

Conifers for Colorado Gardens

Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 9 a.m.
York Street
Class - Rocky Mountain Gardening| Adults

Rocky Mountain Gardening Required Course Group II

Fresh and Healthy Spring Salads

Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 10 a.m.
York Street
Class - Lifelong Learning| Adults

Amazing greens and other fresh spring vegetables are at their peak right now, and Chef Elizabeth Buckingham will teach some great new ways to prepare healthy and easy salads.

Invitation to Ikebana: Modern

Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 2 p.m.
York Street
Class - Lifelong Learning| Adults

The Denver Botanic Gardens hosts a monthly Ikebana class, with a different instructor and theme each month.

Sunday, April 27, 2014

Making Goat's Milk Soap

Sunday, April 27, 2014 - 2 p.m.
York Street
Class - Lifelong Learning| Adults

Nothing is more luxurious than hand-crafted goat's milk soap, and it's even better when you can make it yourself for your home and for gift-giving! The class will include:

Monday, April 28, 2014

Kundalini Yoga - Single Session

Monday, April 28, 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 29, 2014

Drawing on Tradition: Anthony Tyznik and Spring Flowering Native Shrubs and Trees

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 9 a.m.
York Street
Class - Botanical Illustration| Adults

• Tue., Apr. 29, May 6, 13, 20, 27, 9 a.m. – Noon

Instructor: Susan DiMarchi

Seedlings: April Showers Bring May Flowers

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 9:30 a.m.
York Street
Class - Seedlings| 18 -24 month olds

Discover the spring weather that the garden loves!

Ages 18-24 mos: Tuesday, April 29, 9:30 or 10:45 a.m.

Ages 24-36 mos: Thursday, May 1, 9:30 or 10:45 a.m.

Seedlings: April Showers Bring May Flowers

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 10:45 a.m.
York Street
Class - Seedlings| 18 -24 month olds

Discover the spring weather that the garden loves!

Ages 18-24 mos: Tuesday, April 29, 9:30 or 10:45 a.m.

Ages 24-36 mos: Thursday, May 1, 9:30 or 10:45 a.m.

BI in Colored Pencil I

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 1 p.m.
York Street
Class - Botanical Illustration| Adults

After students have learned to layer colored pencil, this class teaches the techniques to draw effectively in this medium. Students will apply drawing skills and learn new methods specific to colored pencils.

Light on Form

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 6 p.m.
York Street
Class - Botanical Illustration| Adults

Bungalows and Gardens

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 6 p.m.
York Street
Class - Lifelong Learning| Adults

Ever wondered about the history of bungalows and the gardens that were created with this iconic house style? Do you have a bungalow and would like to recreate that garden look with today’s plants in our dry desert climate?