Health and Wellness Retreat

“I enjoyed everything!” – NaRita Anderson

“Love the variety of self-care experiences and making our own products!” –Jill E.

“Loved it! What a treat!” –Sandi Johnson

“I always leave the classes so excited to try everything I learned!” –Kelli Hargis

“All presenters were prepared and knowledgeable.”

House Plant How-To

 “Thanks for the plants!” –Sean Hokenson

“This was a great beginner plant course. Well presented.” –Janet Horner



Myriad Kitchen: Herbal Butters

  • Saturday, April 21, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • 2nd Floor Conference Room
  • Member $15; Nonmember $22
  • Lori Coats, My Raggedy Herbs
  • Register by Tuesday, April 17

Herbal butters are simple to create, yet taste like a special treat and are a great way to preserve fresh herbs, like cilantro and rosemary, which can lose some of their flavor when dried. Join herbalist, Lori Coats as she discusses some of the benefits we can enjoy from culinary herbs. She’ll then walk you through the steps of creating your own herbed butter.

Introduction to Growing Plants for New Gardeners

  • Tuesday, April 24, 6 to 7 p.m.
  • Crystal Bridge 2nd Floor Conference Room
  • Member $5; Nonmember $7
  • Register by Friday, April 20 

This three part series serves as an introduction to the basics of growing ornamental garden plants including trees, shrubs and perennial flowers and grasses.  Each class includes handouts on plant lists and maintenance guidelines. Part 3 will discuss perennial flowers and grasses, focusing on the best varieties for our tough climate that add color and interest each season. We’ll discuss easy maintenance tips for these great plants.

Gardens Walking Tour

  • Saturday, April 28, 10 to 11 a.m.
  • South Lobby and Garden Grounds
  • FREE
  • Walkups Welcome

Expand your Oklahoma plant knowledge and get inspiration for your 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 and more.  Self –guided plant tour handouts are also available in our South Lobby.