21st Century Classes For Adults

21st Century Classes For Adults

Join us in September for one or all of these classes in the Gardens for adults with some new spins from our director of education Joel Bramhall.

Myriad Kitchen: Organic Vegetables

  • Saturday, September 8, 1-3pm
  • Member $18; Nonmember $25
  • Pam Patty, RD/LD, Community Wellness Dietician for Integris Health

This demonstration class will showcase seasonal vegetables (tomatoes, corn, squash, cabbage, mushrooms, and root vegetables).  Participants will sample recipes by Pam Patty, Community Wellness Dietician for Integris Health, as she prepares succulent, mouthwatering dishes featuring organic vegetables.  Pam will also share essential tips for wellness, plant-based diets, and sustainable living.

Water Marbling Workshop

  • Thursday, September 13, 6-8pm
  • Member $20; Nonmember $25
  • Kanuni Yilmaz, Principal, Dove Science Academy

This ancient practice teaches patience, balance and harmony.  All materials are natural and organic: seaweed, branches of rose, horsehair brushes, ox gall liquid, water, and paints. In Ebru, each painting is as unique as the human creating the art is.  Disposable aprons will be provided to shield clothes as you create personalized works.

Growing Your Fall Garden

  • Thursday, September 20, 6-8pm
  • Member $10; Nonmember $12
  • Dale Spoonemore, From Seed to Spoon

In this class, From Seed to Spoon creator, Dale Spoonemore will guide you in growing the highest quality produce in cooler temperatures.  He will also demonstrate helpful techniques in growing and harvesting a backyard garden with ease.  Once you begin to immerse yourself in the joys of autumn gardening, you may extend your growing season every year.

Harvesting and Preserving Herbs

  • Saturday, September 22, 10am-Noon
  • Member $14; Nonmember $19
  • Lori Coats, My Raggedy Herbs

Have you ever planted a few herbs and then wondered what to do with them after they matured?  Join Lori Coats, Backyard Kitchen Gardener and owner of My Raggedy Herbs, and learn how stress-free it is to harvest and preserve your bounty.  No more wasting your precious produce!  Discover fun tips and useful techniques for drying, freezing and utilizing the herbs that you have grown. 

Gardens Walking Tour

  • Saturday, September 29, 10-11am
  • Last Saturday of the Month
  • Meet in the North Lobby and Walk the Garden Grounds
  • FREE
  • Walkups Welcome
  • Geared towards adults, children and leashed dogs always welcome

Expand your knowledge of Oklahoma plants and find inspiration for your own garden with our educational walking tours. Each month will feature different plants from our outdoor collection that make great choices for our region – from spring color to drought tolerant choices and more. Self-guided plant tour handouts are available in our north lobby.

Crystal Bridge South Lobby Set to Under Go Construction

Crystal Bridge South Lobby Set to Under Go Construction

South Lobby of the Crystal Bridge Under Construction

Entry to the Crystal Bridge has moved to the North entrance starting June 27 through November as the South Lobby undergoes a remodel. 

Stay up to date on the latest progress through our website myriadgardens.org and our social media @myriadgardens