November Classes for Children and Adults

November Classes for Children and Adults

The Myriad Gardens’ education team has a great November lineup in store of classes for children and adults. Here’s a quick glance: 

Children

Sprouting Chefs: Holiday Gifts In A Jar

  • Sponsored by Sprouts
  • Saturday, November 10, 2-3:30pm
  • Member $14; Nonmember $18
  • Donna Jung, FCS Extension Educator with Canadian County
  • For families, preferably kids ages 5 and up
  • REGISTER HERE

Learn how to create simple, thoughtful and tasty mason jar DIY treats to give as gifts during the holidays. First we’ll make a couple gifts in a jar, then we’ll get to sample a few of those goodies already cooked. All supplies will be provided, including clever labels and materials to make the gifts your own.

Family Workshop: Wilderness Wreaths

  • Saturday, November 17, 10-11am
  • Member $6; Nonmember $8
  • Olivia Tegeler, Children’s Garden Manager
  • Best for ages 6 to 10
  • REGISTER HERE

Autumn is a perfect time to decorate and maintain a supportive habitat for a common Oklahoma bird- the American Goldfinch! In this hands-on lesson, participants will learn about goldfinches and how they can attract these birds to their home. We will end by creating a beautiful fall themed wreath out of natural materials that are useful to this bird, which include seeds and nesting materials.

Little Saplings

  • November 20; December 4, 18, 10-11am
  • Every Other Tuesday
  • Member $3; Nonmember $4
  • Best for ages 2 to 5
  • REGISTER HERE

Join us in the Children’s Garden for an hour of songs, games, and interactive nature fun. Toddlers (and parents) will get to learn about the exciting world of gardens in an engaging and educational way. Each week features a new theme with corresponding activities and learning opportunities.

Thanksgiving Tea Party

  • Tuesday, November 20, 11am-Noon
  • Member $6; Nonmember $8
  • Best for ages 5 to 9
  • REGISTER HERE

Come enjoy a relaxing tea party with your family right before the busyness of Thanksgiving begins! We’ll sip homemade herbal tea, munch on a few snacks and read some festive stories. Everyone will get to create their own herbal tea blend to take home and enjoy.

Adults

Ladies’ Night Out: Floral Designs

Gather your friends, sisters, and mother for a party with light refreshments and soothing tunes as you learn the basics and finer points of fashioning a floral arrangement you will take home. No experience necessary! Bring pruners.

Myriad Kitchen: Soups and Salsas

  • Thursday, November 15, 7-8:30pm
  • Member $5; Nonmember $10
  • Trader Joe’s staff
  • REGISTER HERE

In this demonstration class, Trader Joe’s staff will prepare delectable dishes designed to support individuals in making more informed food decisions. Enjoy an assortment of take home selections, such as kitchen recipes, cooking tips, and bonus giveaways.

Holiday Workshop: Living Wreaths (Succulents)

  • Friday, November 30, 7-8:30pm 
  • Saturday, December 1, 10-11:30am
  • Saturday, December 1, 1-2:30pm
  • Friday, November 30, 7-8:30pm 
  • Member $75; Nonmember $85
  • Roberta Rowland, Horticulturist
  • REGISTER FOR A CLASS HERE

Design a fantastic, modern succulent wreath in this fun, hands-on holiday workshop. Specialized instruction will lead you as you create your own beautiful 18-22” wreath to adorn any holiday display. Succulent wreaths are best for indoors, while evergreens are best for the outdoors, so sign up for both classes and make each one.

Holiday Workshop: Living Wreaths (Evergreens)

  • Friday, November 30, 7-8:30pm
  • Saturday, December 1, 10-11:30am
  • Saturday, December 1, 1-2:30pm 
  • Member $45; Nonmember $55
  • Kaitlin Bacon, Plant Biologist
  • REGISTER HERE

Design a classic, traditional evergreen wreath in this fun, hands-on holiday workshop. Receive specialized instruction as you create your own beautiful 18-22” wreath to adorn your home. Evergreen wreaths are best for outdoors, while succulents are best for the indoors, so sign up for both classes and make each one.