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Toddler Story and Craft Time

Boerner Botanical Gardens 9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners, WI

Tuesday mornings, October 5, 12, and 26th 9:30-10:30 am $5 per child with a supervising adult Come to the garden to hear a story and create a craft related to the garden and story to take home. This is a drop in class; no pre-registration required. Meet in the atrium.  

Create a Fall Grapevine Wreath

Boerner Botanical Gardens 9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners, WI

Wednesday,  October 27th, 1:00-2:30 pm - $30 Join us to create a beautiful grapevine wreath decorated with various colors of fall foliage. Materials provided, your creativity needed. Register by calling 414-525-5653 or Register here

Boerner Botanical Gardens 9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners, WI

Autumn Highlights Garden Walk Wednesday, October 27 5:30 - 7:00 p.m. Join us for a guided tour through Boerner Botanical Gardens to learn about late season flowers, plants, fruits and the colorful changes happening as the Fall season begins! Reservations not needed for FBBG walks.  Please check in at the Education & Visitor Center entrance. […]

Learn to Crochet

Boerner Botanical Gardens 9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners, WI

Thursday, October 28; 1-2:30 pm $30 general public / $25 FBBG members Have you always wanted to learn how to crochet? This class will teach the basics of crochet, such as hook and yarn selection, and hand position/tension. Simple stitches will be taught and practiced. A washcloth will be created.  Materials provided, creativity encouraged. Contact […]

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Stitch and Gab at the Garden

Boerner Botanical Gardens 9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners, WI

Fridays in October & November 9:30-11 am $5 per person —15 people max each Friday What’s on your hook or needle? Bring your crochet, knit or hand embroidery project to the garden and socialize with others who share your love of the craft. Join us on Fridays in Oct & Nov in Nell’s Café in […]

Recycled Art with a Purpose Contest ~ Extended time for entries!

Boerner Botanical Gardens 9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners, WI

Recycled Art “With A Purpose” Contest

Make usable art from recycled, reused or repurposed products!

Art pieces will be judged on Saturday, October 16 10:00 - noon.

Open registration from now until October 1.

All entries will be judged on the following criteria: Use of Recyclable Materials, Creativity, Originality, and Level of Effort

First Place Prizes will be awarded in the following age group categories: Pre School – 4th Grade, 5th – 8th Grade,  High School, Adults

REGISTER: Art with a Purpose Contest Entry Form

Questions: Contact Kim: [email protected].org or (414) 525-5659

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Stitch and Gab at the Garden

Boerner Botanical Gardens 9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners, WI

Fridays in October & November 9:30-11 am $5 per person —15 people max each Friday What’s on your hook or needle? Bring your crochet, knit or hand embroidery project to the garden and socialize with others who share your love of the craft. Join us on Fridays in Oct & Nov in Nell’s Café in […]

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Stitch and Gab at the Garden

Boerner Botanical Gardens 9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners, WI

Fridays in October & November 9:30-11 am $5 per person —15 people max each Friday What’s on your hook or needle? Bring your crochet, knit or hand embroidery project to the garden and socialize with others who share your love of the craft. Join us on Fridays in Oct & Nov in Nell’s Café in […]

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Stitch and Gab at the Garden

Boerner Botanical Gardens 9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners, WI

Fridays in October & November 9:30-11 am $5 per person —15 people max each Friday What’s on your hook or needle? Bring your crochet, knit or hand embroidery project to the garden and socialize with others who share your love of the craft. Join us on Fridays in Oct & Nov in Nell’s Café in […]

FBBG Holiday Gift Fair

9400 Boerner Dr., Hales Corners, WI

The FBBG Holiday Gift Fair is back! Skip the Holiday shopping mall madness and enjoy a relaxed event filled with original gift ideas created by local artists and crafters. Sunday, December 5, 10:00 - 2:00 Event takes place in the Boerner Botanical Gardens Education and Visitor Center. Free Admission to the public! Seasonal entertainment! Holiday […]

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