The Friends of Boerner Botanical Gardens host a variety of classes and events year-round at Boerner Botanical Gardens.
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It’s snowing outside. Your driveway is caked with ice and your front walk is barely visible. Your rosebushes are buried beneath a thick layer of snow and there’s not a flower in sight. Don’t get down, all you need are the sights and smells of spring! Come learn about flowers that grow from bulbs instead of seeds and create your very own beautiful bulb print picture! You will also learn how to make a daffodil bloom in your home in winter. This class is being…Find out more »
Mr. groundhog give us a sign…will it be winter or will sunshine?! Come learn about how the groundhog can predict when spring will arrive and discover the plants that grow inside of a little seed during springtime! After you learn about seedlings, you can plant your very own early garden crop (don’t worry – winter or spring, you can start your garden any time)!Find out more »
HELP KEEP OUR MILWAUKEE COUNTY PARKS CLEAN Friends of Boerner Botanical Gardens’ Recycled Art “WITH A PURPOSE” Contest Help us encourage friends, family and neighbors to recycle! Your participation in the Recycled Art Contest will show off not only the many recyclable materials around us, but will also highlight how creativity can reduce the amount of waste sent to the landfill. Recycling is great; reducing and reusing are even better. We look forward to seeing the results of your craftiness! We’re…Find out more »