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Boerner Botanical Gardens


9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States




414-525-5653

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April 2017


New & Exciting Plants for 2017!

April 29 @ 10:00 am12:00 pm

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Part 2: Annuals & Vegetables – Join Boerner horticulturist Jessica Cloninger as she introduces and reviews some of the new plants on the market.

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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Part 1: Woody Shrubs and Perennials –
Join horticulturist Nick Ternes as he introduces and reviews some of the new plants on the market.
Part 2: Annuals & Vegetables
Join Boerner horticulturist Jessica Cloninger as she introduces and reviews some of the new plants on the market.

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May 2017


Spring Into Yoga!

May 3 @ 6:00 pm7:00 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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Join yoga instructor Katy Martens for beginner to intermediate yoga and relaxation this spring.  Come for one session or join us for all six! Wednesday evenings from 6:00-7:00pm, April 5th – May 10th.   Register Now 4/12 FBBG Members $10 4/12 General Public $15 4/19 FBBG Members $10 4/19 General Public $15 4/26 FBBG Members $10 4/26 General Public $15 5/10 FBBG Members $10 5/10 General Public $15 5/3 FBBG Members $10 5/3 General Public $15

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Discovery: Bees!

May 6 @ 10:00 am12:00 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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Learn about the importance of bees, and visit Boerner’s hives for a safe, up-close look at honeybees in action! Great class for children! $5 per participant   Select Membership Type: Sign up now! $5

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Spring Into Yoga!

May 10 @ 6:00 pm7:00 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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Join yoga instructor Katy Martens for beginner to intermediate yoga and relaxation this spring.  Come for one session or join us for all six! Wednesday evenings from 6:00-7:00pm, April 5th – May 10th. Register Now 4/12 FBBG Members $10 4/12 General Public $15 4/19 FBBG Members $10 4/19 General Public $15 4/26 FBBG Members $10 4/26 General Public $15 5/10 FBBG Members $10 5/10 General Public $15 5/3 FBBG Members $10 5/3 General Public $15

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Improving your Garden Design with Photography

May 13 @ 10:00 am12:00 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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Learn how photographing your gardens throughout the year is not only for artistic purposes, but can help you visualize your gardens in order to improve their design. $15 general public | $10 FBBG members Select Membership Type: Members $10 Non-Members $15

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Wednesday Night Garden Walk: Tulips

May 17 @ 6:00 pm7:30 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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All walks are expert-led and a fun new topic is covered each week.  Walks depart from the FBBG Gift Shop – rain or shine – and last approximately 90 minutes. $5 Suggested Donation This Week’s Walk: Topic Tulips  

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Herb Society: 2017 Herb Fair

May 20 @ 9:00 am3:00 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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Thousands of herbs & other plants for sale!
Artisans and vendors including herbal gardening-related items, jewelry, ceramics, fresh baked goods, garden art, and more!

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Wednesday Night Garden Walk: Spring Flowering Trees

May 24 @ 6:00 pm7:30 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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All walks are expert-led and a fun new topic is covered each week.  Walks depart from the FBBG Gift Shop – rain or shine – and last approximately 90 minutes. $5 Suggested Donation This Week’s Walk: Topic Spring Flowering Trees & Trees in general  

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Wednesday Night Garden Walk: Peonies

May 31 @ 6:00 pm7:30 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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All walks are expert-led and a fun new topic is covered each week.  Walks depart from the FBBG Gift Shop – rain or shine – and last approximately 90 minutes. $5 Suggested Donation This Week’s Walk: Topic Peonies  

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June 2017


Wednesday Night Garden Walks: Iris

June 7 @ 6:30 pm8:00 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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All walks are expert-led and a fun new topic is covered each week.  Walks depart from the FBBG Gift Shop – rain or shine – and last approximately 90 minutes. $5 Suggested Donation This Week’s Walk: Topic Iris  

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Wednesday Night Garden Walk: Flowering Shrubs, Vines, and Climbers

June 14 @ 6:30 pm8:00 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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All walks are expert-led and a fun new topic is covered each week.  Walks depart from the FBBG Gift Shop – rain or shine – and last approximately 90 minutes. $5 Suggested Donation This Week’s Walk: Topic Flowering Shrubs, Vines, and Climbers  

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Wednesday Night Garden Walk: Hosta

June 21 @ 6:30 pm8:00 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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All walks are expert-led and a fun new topic is covered each week.  Walks depart from the FBBG Gift Shop – rain or shine – and last approximately 90 minutes. $5 Suggested Donation This Week’s Walk: Topic Hosta  

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Wednesday Night Garden Walk: Roses

June 28 @ 6:30 pm8:00 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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All walks are expert-led and a fun new topic is covered each week.  Walks depart from the FBBG Gift Shop – rain or shine – and last approximately 90 minutes. $5 Suggested Donation This Week’s Walk: Topic Roses  

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July 2017


Wednesday Night Garden Walk: Annuals

July 12 @ 6:30 pm8:00 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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All walks are expert-led and a fun new topic is covered each week.  Walks depart from the FBBG Gift Shop – rain or shine – and last approximately 90 minutes. $5 Suggested Donation This Week’s Walk: Topic Annuals  

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Wednesday Night Garden Walk: Flowers for Wildlife

July 19 @ 6:30 pm8:00 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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All walks are expert-led and a fun new topic is covered each week.  Walks depart from the FBBG Gift Shop – rain or shine – and last approximately 90 minutes. $5 Suggested Donation This Week’s Walk: Topic Flowers for Wildlife  

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Wednesday Night Garden Walk: Daylilies

July 26 @ 6:30 pm8:00 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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All walks are expert-led and a fun new topic is covered each week.  Walks depart from the FBBG Gift Shop – rain or shine – and last approximately 90 minutes. $5 Suggested Donation This Week’s Walk: Topic Daylilies  

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August 2017


Wednesday Night Garden Walk: Late Summer Plants for Fall Color

August 2 @ 6:30 pm8:00 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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All walks are expert-led and a fun new topic is covered each week.  Walks depart from the FBBG Gift Shop – rain or shine – and last approximately 90 minutes. $5 Suggested Donation This Week’s Walk: Topic Late Summer Plants for Fall Color  

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Wednesday Night Garden Walk: Dazzling Summer Blooms

August 9 @ 6:30 pm8:00 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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All walks are expert-led and a fun new topic is covered each week.  Walks depart from the FBBG Gift Shop – rain or shine – and last approximately 90 minutes. $5 Suggested Donation This Week’s Walk: Topic Dazzling Summer Blooms  

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FBBG Annual Member Picnic

August 16 @ 5:30 pm8:30 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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  Join us for our Annual FBBG Member Appreciation Picnic! Enjoy an evening of delicious food with friends old and new! (Free event catered by Zilli Hospitality Group – open to all FBBG Members!!) If you would like to become an FBBG Member, click here or contact (414) 525-5653.

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Wednesday Night Garden Walk: Trial Garden

August 23 @ 6:30 pm8:00 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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All walks are expert-led and a fun new topic is covered each week.  Walks depart from the FBBG Gift Shop – rain or shine – and last approximately 90 minutes. $5 Suggested Donation This Week’s Walk: Topic Trial Garden  

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Wednesday Night Garden Walk: Herb Garden

August 30 @ 6:30 pm8:00 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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All walks are expert-led and a fun new topic is covered each week.  Walks depart from the FBBG Gift Shop – rain or shine – and last approximately 90 minutes. $5 Suggested Donation This Week’s Walk: Topic Herb Garden  

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September 2017


Wednesday Night Garden Walk: Landscaping for Birds

September 6 @ 6:00 pm7:30 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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All walks are expert-led and a fun new topic is covered each week.  Walks depart from the FBBG Gift Shop – rain or shine – and last approximately 90 minutes. $5 Suggested Donation This Week’s Walk: Topic Landscaping for Birds  

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Wednesday Night Garden Walk: Conifers

September 13 @ 6:00 pm7:30 pm

Boerner Botanical Gardens,

9400 Boerner Drive

Hales Corners,

WI

53130

United States


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All walks are expert-led and a fun new topic is covered each week.  Walks depart from the FBBG Gift Shop – rain or shine – and last approximately 90 minutes. $5 Suggested Donation This Week’s Walk: Topic Conifers  

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