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Saturday, June 3

York Street
10:00 am - 11:30 am

Summertime Tea in the Gardens

June 3, 2017 |
Lifelong Learning
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Adults

Denver Botanic Gardens and Denver Tea Room present a beautiful morning of tea tasting and education in the serene Woodland Mosaic Gardens in the brand new glass enclosed Solarium.

Margo...Learn more

York Street
10:00 am - 12:15 pm

Japanese Tea Ceremony

June 3, 2017 |
Lifelong Learning
,
Adults

For centuries, the tea ceremony has been considered the epitome of Japanese life, based on harmony, respect, purity, tranquility and elegant simplicity. Come experience the real thing - a...Learn more

York Street
Calder Monumental Visitors
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Calder: Monumental Tour

June 3, 2017 |
Exhibition-Related, Lifelong Learning, Tours
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Adults

American artist Alexander Calder (1898-1976) is considered one of the most influential sculptors of the 20th century and is known for his bold energetic sculptures. Calder: Monumental features...Learn more

Sunday, June 4

York Street
8:00 am - 9:00 am

Member Morning

June 4, 2017 |
Members Only

Members can visit the Gardens at 8 a.m. before public hours. Grab a spot on a favorite bench, sip a cup of tea by the Monet pond, or enjoy a morning walk on quiet paths.

Learn more

York Street
Calder Monumental Visitors
9:30 am - 10:30 am

Calder: Monumental Tour

June 4, 2017 |
Exhibition-Related, Lifelong Learning, Tours
,
Adults

American artist Alexander Calder (1898-1976) is considered one of the most influential sculptors of the 20th century and is known for his bold energetic sculptures. Calder: Monumental features...Learn more

York Street
10:00 am - 12:15 pm

Japanese Tea Ceremony

June 4, 2017 |
Lifelong Learning
,
Adults

For centuries, the tea ceremony has been considered the epitome of Japanese life, based on harmony, respect, purity, tranquility and elegant simplicity. Come experience the real thing - a...Learn more

York Street
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Mountain & Plains Iris Show

June 4, 2017 |
While You're Here
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Family (all ages)

The elegant iris takes center stage at the Mountain & Plains Iris Society annual show in Gates Hall and Garden Court. Discover the flower's rainbow of colors and diversity of forms. There are...Learn more

Monday, June 5

York Street
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sacred Doorways – Byzantine Iconography

June 5, 2017 |
Botanical Illustration
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Adults

More than decorative elements, color plays a very important role in Byzantine iconography, which is one of the oldest art forms to survive unchanged for the past 2,000 years. Students...Learn more

York Street
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Kundalini Yoga - Single Session

June 5, 2017 |
Lifelong Learning
,
Adults

Kundalini yoga focuses on awakening energy and unlocking our inner potential through breathing techniques, movements, stretching, meditation and mantra. This ancient and sacred practice is the...Learn more

York Street
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Botanical Illustration in Watercolor II

June 5, 2017 |
Botanical Illustration
,
Adults

Watercolor basics got you started; now develop your confidence as you work toward completing a finished plate from a live specimen in this most traditional of botanical media. The...Learn more

Tuesday, June 6

York Street
8:00 am - 9:00 am

Sunrise Vinyasa Yoga at the Gardens

June 6, 2017 |
Lifelong Learning
,
Adults

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

Vinyasa yoga weaves beautiful movement with challenging postures, and...Learn more

York Street
8:00 am - 9:00 am

Tai Chi in the Gardens

June 6, 2017 |
Lifelong Learning
,
Adults

Tai Chi is a Chinese gentle form of exercise that helps maintain strength, flexibility and balance in people of all ages. The simple and beautiful movements strengthen and revitalize the body,...Learn more

Chatfield Farms
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

SCFD Free Day

June 6, 2017 |
Free Days
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Family (all ages)

Free days for Colorado residents are held throughout the year at Denver Botanic Gardens, thanks to funding from the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD). The event offers everyone a...Learn more

York Street
9:30 am - 10:30 am

Seedlings: Pick a Salad

June 6, 2017 |
Children & Families
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3-6 year olds

Explore the garden with your taste buds and discover how salad is more than lettuce.

• Ages 3-6 years: Tuesday, June 6, 9:30 or 11 a.m.

• Ages 3-6 years: Wednesday, June 7, 9:30...Learn more

Chatfield Farms
10:00 am - 11:30 am

SPARK!

June 6, 2017 |
Adults

In partnership with the Colorado chapter of the SPARK! Alzheimer s Association, Denver Botanic Gardens offers an opportunity for participants with mild memory loss to enjoy hands-on garden...Learn more

York Street
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Seedlings: Pick a Salad

June 6, 2017 |
Children & Families
,
3-6 year olds

Explore the garden with your taste buds and discover how salad is more than lettuce.

• Ages 3-6 years: Tuesday, June 6, 9:30 or 11 a.m.

• Ages 3-6 years: Wednesday, June 7, 9:30...Learn more

York Street
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Botanical Illustration in Pencil I

June 6, 2017 |
Botanical Illustration
,
Adults

Learn to draw! Begin with a brief history and an overview of the specific elements of botanical illustration. Learn the skills of careful observation and realistic drawing in graphite...Learn more

Wednesday, June 7

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Brunquist Gulch Day Trip with Panayoti Kelaidis

June 7, 2017 |
Trips and Travel
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Adults

Join the Denver Botanic Gardens and senior horticulturists to explore beyond the Gardens' walls. A short drive from Denver will find us in a woodland Shangri-La filled with unusual wildflowers,...Learn more

York Street
8:00 am - 9:00 am

Gentle Vinyasa

June 7, 2017 |
Lifelong Learning
,
Adults

Gentle vinyasa is an all-levels practice, open to everyone! Come unwind through gentle movement, stretching, pranayama and guided meditation. This class holds space to allow the student to gain...Learn more

York Street
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Plants with Personality: A Picture Play on Words

June 7, 2017 |
Botanical Illustration
,
Adults

A cure for the common plant portrait! Common plant names, often known before scientific nomenclature, every so often describe plant characteristics by appearance. Cockscomb, hen and...Learn more

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