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Friday, April 28

York Street
9:00 am - 2:30 pm

Light on Form

April 28, 2017 |
Botanical Illustration
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Adults

Take your drawings from flat to fabulous. The secret to portraying light and shadow on your subjects lies in understanding the scientific method of lighting as it applies to...Learn more

York Street
9:30 am - 10:15 am

Seedlings: April Showers Bring May Flowers

April 28, 2017 |
Children & Families
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18 -24 month olds

Discover the spring weather that a garden loves!

Ages 18-24 months : Friday, April 28, 9:30 or 10:45 a.m.

Ages 24-36 months : Thursday, April 27, 9:30 or 10:45 a.m.

...Learn more

York Street
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Workshop - Rain Barrels at Home

April 28, 2017 |
Bonfils Stanton Series, Lifelong Learning
,
Adults

Local water harvesting and permaculture expert Avery Ellis leads this exciting workshop that explores essential rainwater harvesting techniques. Participants learn how to install a rain barrel on...Learn more

York Street
10:45 am - 11:30 am

Seedlings: April Showers Bring May Flowers

April 28, 2017 |
Children & Families
,
18 -24 month olds

Discover the spring weather that a garden loves!

Ages 18-24 months : Friday, April 28, 9:30 or 10:45 a.m.

Ages 24-36 months : Thursday, April 27, 9:30 or 10:45 a.m.

...Learn more

York Street
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Workshop - Rain Barrels at Home

April 28, 2017 |
Bonfils Stanton Series, Lifelong Learning
,
Adults

Local water harvesting and permaculture expert Avery Ellis leads this exciting workshop that explores essential rainwater harvesting techniques. Participants learn how to install a rain barrel on...Learn more

York Street
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Calder: From Miniature Circus to Monumental Sculpture

April 28, 2017 |
Exhibition-Related, Lectures, Lifelong Learning
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Adults

Alfred Pacquement, guest curator of Calder: Monumental, details the life and career of this American master. Pacquement was Director of the Musée National d’Art Moderne at the Centre Georges...Learn more

Saturday, April 29

York Street
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Beginning Bonsai

April 29, 2017 |
Lifelong Learning
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Adults

Are you mystified by the many centuries old Japanese tradition of bonsai? Join us for an entertaining and informative class with nationally recognized bonsai masters Harold Sasaki and Larry...Learn more

9:00 am - 11:00 am

Cherokee Spring Nature Hike - At Cherokee Ranch and Castle

April 29, 2017 |
Lifelong Learning, Tours, Trips and Travel
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Adults

Those lucky enough to have hiked Cherokee Ranch know that there are a wealth of habitats and a rich flora that distract your eyes downwards, even as the vistas of the rugged backbone of the...Learn more

York Street
9:00 am - 10:00 am

A Tomato Story

April 29, 2017 |
Lifelong Learning
,
Adults

Tracing the journey of tomatoes from the foothills of the Andes to the Front Range of Colorado reveals as much about people as it does about the tomato plant. How did tomatoes adapt to living in...Learn more

York Street
9:30 am - 11:00 am

Growing Food in Raised Vegetable Garden Beds

April 29, 2017 |
Lifelong Learning
,
Adults

It has never been easier to grow your own food and there is no easier way than in a raised vegetable garden bed!

Join me to learn about how to build your raised bed and look at raised...Learn more

York Street
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Girl Scout Exploration Day - Household Elf

April 29, 2017 |
Children & Families
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Family (all ages)

Be a green girl scout! Learn about renewable energy, explore how to plant a water smart garden, create reusable items, and plant an air purifying house plant to take home with you.

...Learn more

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Coffee Cupping and Roastery Tour

April 29, 2017 |
Lifelong Learning, Tours
,
Adults

*This class and tour takes place offsite at Kaladi Coffee Roasters, 2823 S. Broadway, Englewood, CO 80113*

This class is an introductory tour of coffees and their unique...Learn more

Monday, May 1

York Street
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Botanical Illustration in Pencil I

May 1, 2017 |
Botanical Illustration
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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

York Street
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Kundalini Yoga - Single Session

May 1, 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

Tuesday, May 2

York Street
7:30 am - 8:30 am

Sunrise Vinyasa Yoga at the Gardens

May 2, 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
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

From Seed to Plant

May 2, 2017 |
Botanical Illustration
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Adults

We are fascinated by process, so let’s start at the beginning and illustrate the seed first. Learn how to sprout a bean seed for observation and document its development week by week as...Learn more

York Street
9:30 am - 10:30 am

Seedlings: A Rainbow of Wildflowers

May 2, 2017 |
Children & Families
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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

Chatfield Farms
10:00 am - 11:30 am

SPARK!

May 2, 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: A Rainbow of Wildflowers

May 2, 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

Wednesday, May 3

9:00 am - 2:30 pm

Observe – Collect – Document

May 3, 2017 |
Botanical Illustration
,
Adults

Have you ever had to draw a summer plant in the middle of January? Or how about a rare species that is only documented in a few snapshots? This is your chance to learn how to...Learn more

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