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Wednesday, May 3

York Street
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Explore the Pollinator’s Journey

May 3, 2017 |
Botanical Illustration
,
Adults

The natural world provides us with countless stories of rejuvenation, birth, reproduction, death and decomposition. The relationship between a squirrel and an oak, a pollinator’...Learn more

York Street
9:30 am - 10:30 am

Seedlings: A Rainbow of Wildflowers

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

Celebrate National Wildflower Week as we explore the beautiful colors of the wildflowers growing in the Gardens.

• Ages 3-6 years: Tuesday, May 2, 9:30 or 11 a.m.

• Ages 3-6...Learn more

York Street
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Seedlings: A Rainbow of Wildflowers

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

Celebrate National Wildflower Week as we explore the beautiful colors of the wildflowers growing in the Gardens.

• Ages 3-6 years: Tuesday, May 2, 9:30 or 11 a.m.

• Ages 3-6...Learn more

York Street
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Botany for the Botanical Illustrator

May 3, 2017 |
Botanical Illustration
,
Adults

What is the difference between a carpel and a pistil? Where can I find the stamen? The science of the subjects you draw determines what you see! Put away your pencils for this...Learn more

York Street
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Evening Vinyasa Yoga at the Gardens

May 3, 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

Thursday, May 4

York Street
7:30 am - 8:30 am

Sunrise Vinyasa Yoga at the Gardens

May 4, 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
9:30 am - 10:15 am

Seedlings: A Rainbow of Wildflowers

May 4, 2017 |
Children & Families
,
3-6 year olds

Celebrate National Wildflower Week as we explore the beautiful colors of the wildflowers growing in the Gardens.

• Ages 3-6 years: Tuesday, May 2, 9:30 or 11 a.m.

• Ages 3-6...Learn more

York Street
10:45 am - 11:30 am

Seedlings: A Rainbow of Wildflowers

May 4, 2017 |
Children & Families
,
3-6 year olds

Celebrate National Wildflower Week as we explore the beautiful colors of the wildflowers growing in the Gardens.

• Ages 3-6 years: Tuesday, May 2, 9:30 or 11 a.m.

• Ages 3-6...Learn more

York Street
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Introduction to Xeriscape

May 4, 2017 |
Lifelong Learning
,
Adults

Xeriscape is not only a concept, it should be a way of life in Colorado.

Gardening in a way that conserves water and enhances our lives seems like a no-brainer. But, breaking the...Learn more

York Street
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Botanical Illustration in Pencil II

May 4, 2017 |
Botanical Illustration
,
Adults

Simple and classic, pencil drawing is a timeless art form. Expand on the drawing skills you learned in Botanical Illustration in Pencil I as you reinforce and refine your knowledge of...Learn more

Friday, May 5

York Street
9:00 am - 2:30 pm

Perfecting Perspective

May 5, 2017 |
Botanical Illustration
,
Adults

Do you shy away from complicated plants? Even experienced illustrators sometimes struggle with foreshortening and simplify their subjects to eliminate difficult elements. Work...Learn more

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

Calder: Monumental Tour

May 5, 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
9:30 am - 10:15 am

Seedlings: A Rainbow of Wildflowers

May 5, 2017 |
Children & Families
,
3-6 year olds

Celebrate National Wildflower Week as we explore the beautiful colors of the wildflowers growing in the Gardens.

• Ages 3-6 years: Tuesday, May 2, 9:30 or 11 a.m.

• Ages 3-6...Learn more

York Street
10:45 am - 11:30 am

Seedlings: A Rainbow of Wildflowers

May 5, 2017 |
Children & Families
,
3-6 year olds

Celebrate National Wildflower Week as we explore the beautiful colors of the wildflowers growing in the Gardens.

• Ages 3-6 years: Tuesday, May 2, 9:30 or 11 a.m.

• Ages 3-6...Learn more

York Street
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Behind the Science: Explore the Natural History Collections

May 5, 2017 |
While You're Here, Tours
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Family (all ages)

A docent will lead a behind-the-scenes exploration of the Kathryn Kalmbach Herbarium of Vascular Plants and the Sam Mitchel Herbarium of Fungi with thousands of preserved plant and fungi specimens...Learn more

York Street
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

A Simple Guide to Planning a Seed Garden

May 5, 2017 |
Lifelong Learning
,
Adults

Learn how planning ahead can yield big results from your seed harvest. Knowing how a seed is saved allows you to let nature take its course and give back even more than you put in. This class...Learn more

Saturday, May 6

York Street
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Ink & Stem

May 6, 2017 |
Lifelong Learning
,
Adults

Come savor a spring morning in the gardens and learn how to design and plant your own living succulent centerpiece using gorgeous fresh succulents. We will discuss succulent care, propagation...Learn more

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

Calder: Monumental Tour

May 6, 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

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Scouts at the Plains Conservation Center: A Day on the Prairie

May 6, 2017 |
Children & Families
,
Family (all ages)

Saturday, May 6, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Join us at the Plains Conservation Center for this unique experience. Step back in time and discover what it was like in the 1800s for the Native...Learn more

York Street
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Sustainable Greenhouse Design

May 6, 2017 |
Rocky Mountain Gardening
,
Adults

Rocky Mountain Gardening Elective

Have you ever wondered if a greenhouse that needs NO supplemental heating or cooling could be made? The answer is yes!

No more over-heating and...Learn more

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