MARCH IN THE GARDENS

 

Kids & Families

March 29 10:30 – 11:30am

Bringing Gardens to Life

  • Terrace Room
  • Members $2; Nonmembers $3
  • Best for ages 2-5
  • Last Wednesday of each month

Stick around after Reading Wednesdays for this fun indoor activity that brings gardens to life, even when it’s cold outside! We will make a nature-based, take-home craft that relates to the book, such as bird seed ornaments or handprint trees. For groups of 10 or more call Lily Christman at (405) 445-5162.

 

ADULTS

 

 

March 10 through April 15, 2017

EXHIBIT: Kaleidoscope of Colors

  • Crystal Bridge Tropical Conservatory
  • Open during Crystal Bridge Hours:
  • Monday-Saturday, 9am-5pm; Sunday, 11am-5pm
  • $8 adults, $7 seniors/students/military
  • FREE for members & Children 3 & Under

Myriad Gardens presents a unique perspective on the colors of spring in its new orchid and spring flower show. Hundreds of orchids, spring flowers, and colorful tropicals in a rainbow of colors will be on display in exciting exhibits and arrangements that will dazzle the eye. Outside of the conservatory, see thousands more tulips, daffodils and other spring bulbs in our biggest celebration of spring ever!

Related events

 Saturdays, April 1 & 8, 11am

Kaleidoscope of Colors Guided Tours

  • FREE with admission to Crystal Bridge

Join one of our knowledgeable tour guides on a stroll through this year’s spring show. Learn all about the colorful orchids and tropical plants that make up the whimsical displays in the conservatory and how they use color to attract pollinators. You will also have the opportunity to see our unique and colorful outdoor bulb displays and learn how to use spring bulbs to add some color to your own garden.

Saturday, March 25, 11am – Noon

Attracting a Kaleidoscope of Pollinators to Your Yard

  • Water Plaza Room
  • Abby Curry, Children’s Garden Manager
  • Members $3; Nonmembers $5
  • Register by Tuesday, March 28

In this class, learn how to create a garden that will be attractive to you and pollinators. We’ll discuss ways to attract pollinators (insects, butterflies and birds) to your yard so that you have an explosion of flower color and an influx of all your favorite pollinators this spring and summer! Make a morning of it and join us beforehand for the Gardens Walking Tour at 10am.

 

 

ONGOING

Yoga in the Gardens

  • Tuesdays in March, 5:45pm
  • No late arrivals after 5:50pm
  • Meet in the South Lobby for check-in
  • Members FREE, Nonmembers $10
  • Must be at least 11 years-old to participate

This is a great all-levels class led by Lisa Woodard. Class participants should bring a yoga mat and water. Classes will meet in the south lobby for check-in each week. Drop in for a session or two or enjoy the entire series!

 

Reading Wednesdays

  • Every Wednesday, 10 – 11am
  • Crystal Bridge South Lobby
  • FREE
  • Best for ages 2-5

Bring your youngster for story time each Wednesday at 10am. Books are nature-themed and selected based on the season. Children will also enjoy creating a small craft after the story.  For groups of 10 or more please call Kodi Clifford at 405-835-6789.

Family Yoga in the Gardens

  • Wednesdays, 5:45pm
  • No late arrivals after 5:50pm
  • Meet in the South Lobby for check-in
  • Members $5, Nonmembers $10
  • Best for ages 5-10

Want to get keep your kids and yourself active during the winter months? Come to the Gardens each week for a fun family yoga course. Class participants should bring a yoga mat and water. This isn’t just for kids; this is for the ENTIRE family. Come, exercise and unwind from the day together. Classes will meet in the south lobby for check-in each week.

 

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