Calendar

Thursday, April 17, 2014

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

Rocky Mountain Horticulture II

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 6 p.m.
York Street
Class - Rocky Mountain Gardening| Adults

Rocky Mountain Gardening Required Course Group I

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

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

Outlawed in Colorado

Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 9 a.m.
York Street
Class - Botanical Illustration| Adults

• Thur., Apr. 24, May 1, 15, 22, 29, 9 a.m. – Noon

Instructor: Susan Dimarchi

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: