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Adult Programs

DECEMBER

 

Every Tuesday Evening 5:45 – 6:45 p.m.Yoga Alexis

KIND Yoga Series

  • Inside the Crystal Bridge
  • FREE for members; $10 nonmembers

This is a great, all-levels Vinyasa-style class led by Alexis Persico, who has a loyal following at the Gardens and This Land Yoga. Class participants should bring a yoga mat and water. We’ll meet inside the Crystal Bridge. Drop in for a session or two, or enjoy the entire series! Pay on-site or in advance online at org. Sponsored by KIND Healthy Snacks.

 

 

 

Friday, November 28  – Tuesday, December 23Winter Shoppes

Winter Shoppes presented by Prodigal

  • North Plaza
  • Open Thurs-Sun, 11 a.m. -6 p.m.

They’re back! From Nov. 28 – Dec. 23, the plaza north of the Crystal Bridge will be transformed into a quaint winter shopping village once again. Wander amid charming clear-glass chalets featuring a curated collection of goods and gift ideas for everyone on your list, festive holiday lights and décor, and even a few surprises this season.

 

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Sundays, December 7; 14; 21; 28; 6 – 9 p.m.OGEEC_Logo

FREE Sunday Evenings in the Crystal Bridge presented by OGE Energy Corp.

  • Free to the public

The beauty of the Crystal Bridge takes on a whole new glow at night. Thanks to our friends at OGE Energy Corp., we are pleased to offer FREE admission on Sunday evenings in December to the Crystal Bridge Tropical Conservatory. From 6 to 9 p.m., come enjoy charming holiday light displays and beautiful plant exhibits designed especially for the holiday season. It will be cold outside, but you will think it’s Christmas in July in the balmy warmth of the tropics.

 

Wednesday, December 36 – 8 p.m.JingleMingle

Myriad Gardens Jingle Mingle and Holiday Auction

  • Adults 21 and over
  • Visitor’s Lobby and Crystal Bridge Tropical Conservatory
  • SOLD OUT
  • Members and Donors are FREE; Nonmembers $20
  • Pre-registration required. Visit here! 

’Tis the season for our annual Myriad Gardens holiday party! Mix and a-mingle while enjoying festive tunes, libations and flavorful fare by Guilford Gardens. This will be a great time to purchase all your fresh holiday décor. We’ll have garland, swags, wreaths and more! Cross items off of your list while you shop for artisanal goods from local vendors and the silent auction. This year’s items are better than ever! Please RSVP online atmyriadgardens.org or by calling our development department at 405.445.7089.

 

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Myriad Gardens Fine Art Series presents

Selections from In Your Eye Gallery

  • South Lobby, Crystal Bridge
  • FREE Public Reception is Dec. 11, 5-7 p.m.

Nestled in the heart of the historic Paseo arts district, In Your Eye Studio & Gallery is home to a small, distinctive group of artists including Carl Shortt, Jr., Caroline Cohenour, Sue Hale, Theresa Hurt, Jean Keil, Andrea Kissinger, Basil Martin, III, Janice Mathews-Gordon, Dana Powell, Mtn Woman Silver, Diana J Smith, Chad Woolbright. All work is available for purchase and a portion of the proceeds benefits the Gardens.

 

Saturday, December 6, 1 – 3 p.m.Elizabeth Richardson

Deck Your Yard with a Holiday Container!

  • Terrace Room
  • $30 members; $36 nonmembers
  • Pre-registration required by Nov. 28
  • Register online here.

Elizabeth Richardson, owner of Adorn, a container gardening company, will lead participants in fashioning a magical, seasonal, 12” container that can be altered slightly after the holidays to provide color and interest through the winter months. This workshop can be taken as a stand-alone class but provides a wonderful introduction to floral design when combined with our October “Botanical Chic!” class and our Gorgeous Gourds workshop.

 

Tuesday, December 9, 10 – 11:30 a.m.mbg sketch

Urban Sketching Class with artist Natalie Kent

  • Terrace Room
  • $25 members; $30 nonmembers
  • Preregistration requested by Dec. 2
  • Register online here.

Ever wanted to learn how to create quick and easy sketches? Whether you’ve never picked up a pencil or you fancy yourself a regular Picasso, this class is for you! In this workshop artist Natalie Kent will lead us through each step in creating a charcoal sketch of a Crystal Bridge Tropical Conservatory winter scene. Each participant will receive one-on-one instruction as they create an 18X24” sketch to take home.

 

December 10, 11, 18, & 19 10,  a.m. – NoonGift Wrapping

DIY Gift Wrapping Parties

  • Water Plaza Room
  • $12 members; $15 nonmembers
  • Preregister online here
  • Book your party at least 1 week in advance at 405-445-7092

Looking for something a bit more hands-on for your holiday party this year? Book your party with us to create and decorate your own beautiful gift wrap, gift tags, cards, bows, and more. We’ll walk you through the steps of several creative ideas for adding charm to your Christmas packages as we enjoy festive music and holiday snacks. After the party “wraps” up enjoy 10% off your lunch at the Park House restaurant.

 

Saturday, December 13, 1 – 3 p.m.gingerbread-girl

Grownup Gingerbread House Class

  • Terrace Room
  • $25 members; $30 nonmembers
  • No walk-ups; preregistration required by December 3
  • Register online here.

Gingerbread houses aren’t just for little ones! Join us to create these delicious, beautiful, works of art. All supplies provided including gingerbread structure, frosting, candies for decorating and a little help if needed. Instructor: Ann Fleener, Myriad Botanical Gardens Director of Education.

 

 

 

 

 

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