Feb
22
Fri
Story Sprouts @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Gardens
Feb 22 @ 10:30 am

Join us for this fun, interactive story time tailored toward children ages 2 to 5 that explores nature and plants. During each program, participants enjoy stories and an activity based on the week’s theme. For a detailed schedule, visit dmbotanicalgarden.com.
Registration not required.

 

Feb
24
Sun
Botanical Blues @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
Feb 24 @ 2:00 pm

Come in from the cold for an afternoon of blues in our tropical conservatory.

Sundays Jan. 6 to March 31 Music 2-4 p.m.

Craft beer specials, signature drinks and light snacks from Trellis Café

Gardens and Garden Shop open 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Jan. 6
Bob Pace

Jan. 13
Scott Davis and John Mattingly

Jan. 20
Cindy Grill and Alan Smith

Jan. 27
J.D. Flanagan and Pat Hemann

Feb. 3
Stuttering Jimmy and the Goosebumps

Feb. 10
James Biehn

Feb. 17
Eastside Brothers

Feb. 24
The Blue 2: Bob Dorr and Jeff Petersen

March 3
The Brian Holtz Project

March 10
Jodie Bodley and Dewey Cantrell

March 17
Bryce Janey

March 24
Dennis “Big Daddy” Kain

March 31
Matt Woods

Mar
1
Fri
Story Sprouts @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Gardens
Mar 1 @ 10:30 am

Join us for this fun, interactive story time tailored toward children ages 2 to 5 that explores nature and plants. During each program, participants enjoy stories and an activity based on the week’s theme. For a detailed schedule, visit dmbotanicalgarden.com.
Registration not required.

 

Mar
3
Sun
Botanical Blues @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
Mar 3 @ 2:00 pm

Come in from the cold for an afternoon of blues in our tropical conservatory.

Sundays Jan. 6 to March 31 Music 2-4 p.m.

Craft beer specials, signature drinks and light snacks from Trellis Café

Gardens and Garden Shop open 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Jan. 6
Bob Pace

Jan. 13
Scott Davis and John Mattingly

Jan. 20
Cindy Grill and Alan Smith

Jan. 27
J.D. Flanagan and Pat Hemann

Feb. 3
Stuttering Jimmy and the Goosebumps

Feb. 10
James Biehn

Feb. 17
Eastside Brothers

Feb. 24
The Blue 2: Bob Dorr and Jeff Petersen

March 3
The Brian Holtz Project

March 10
Jodie Bodley and Dewey Cantrell

March 17
Bryce Janey

March 24
Dennis “Big Daddy” Kain

March 31
Matt Woods

Mar
8
Fri
Story Sprouts @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Gardens
Mar 8 @ 10:30 am

Join us for this fun, interactive story time tailored toward children ages 2 to 5 that explores nature and plants. During each program, participants enjoy stories and an activity based on the week’s theme. For a detailed schedule, visit dmbotanicalgarden.com.
Registration not required.

 

Mar
10
Sun
Botanical Blues @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
Mar 10 @ 2:00 pm

Come in from the cold for an afternoon of blues in our tropical conservatory.

Sundays Jan. 6 to March 31 Music 2-4 p.m.

Craft beer specials, signature drinks and light snacks from Trellis Café

Gardens and Garden Shop open 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Jan. 6
Bob Pace

Jan. 13
Scott Davis and John Mattingly

Jan. 20
Cindy Grill and Alan Smith

Jan. 27
J.D. Flanagan and Pat Hemann

Feb. 3
Stuttering Jimmy and the Goosebumps

Feb. 10
James Biehn

Feb. 17
Eastside Brothers

Feb. 24
The Blue 2: Bob Dorr and Jeff Petersen

March 3
The Brian Holtz Project

March 10
Jodie Bodley and Dewey Cantrell

March 17
Bryce Janey

March 24
Dennis “Big Daddy” Kain

March 31
Matt Woods

Mar
15
Fri
Story Sprouts @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Gardens
Mar 15 @ 10:30 am

Join us for this fun, interactive story time tailored toward children ages 2 to 5 that explores nature and plants. During each program, participants enjoy stories and an activity based on the week’s theme. For a detailed schedule, visit dmbotanicalgarden.com.
Registration not required.

 

Mar
17
Sun
Botanical Blues @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
Mar 17 @ 2:00 pm

Come in from the cold for an afternoon of blues in our tropical conservatory.

Sundays Jan. 6 to March 31 Music 2-4 p.m.

Craft beer specials, signature drinks and light snacks from Trellis Café

Gardens and Garden Shop open 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Jan. 6
Bob Pace

Jan. 13
Scott Davis and John Mattingly

Jan. 20
Cindy Grill and Alan Smith

Jan. 27
J.D. Flanagan and Pat Hemann

Feb. 3
Stuttering Jimmy and the Goosebumps

Feb. 10
James Biehn

Feb. 17
Eastside Brothers

Feb. 24
The Blue 2: Bob Dorr and Jeff Petersen

March 3
The Brian Holtz Project

March 10
Jodie Bodley and Dewey Cantrell

March 17
Bryce Janey

March 24
Dennis “Big Daddy” Kain

March 31
Matt Woods

Mar
20
Wed
Spring Break Family Workshops @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Gardens
Mar 20 @ 10:30 am

Looking for a fun family experience over spring break? Join us for an array of drop-in activities (free with paid admission) from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and explore the diversity of leaves with games, crafts and activities.

Family Workshops

Leaf Printmaking
Tuesday, March 19,
10:30-11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Explore different printmaking techniques and create multiple unique works of art that celebrate leaves.

Look into Leaves
Wednesday, March 20, 10:30- 11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Zoom into leaves as we explore the food factory of plants! Find out why plants are green and how photosynthesis works, then create beautiful leaf prints to take home.

Leafy Lanterns
Thursday, March 21,
10:30-11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Light up your spring with botanically inspired leaf lanterns! Participants will use natural materials to build their own paper lantern to take home.

Herb Window Box
Friday, March 22,
10:30-11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Taste a variety of different herbs and then plant your own window box. This easy-to-care-for project is perfect for indoor growing and will make your recipes taste great.

 

Spring Break Family Workshops @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Gardens
Mar 20 @ 2:00 pm

Looking for a fun family experience over spring break? Join us for an array of drop-in activities (free with paid admission) from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and explore the diversity of leaves with games, crafts and activities.

Family Workshops

Leaf Printmaking
Tuesday, March 19,
10:30-11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Explore different printmaking techniques and create multiple unique works of art that celebrate leaves.

Look into Leaves
Wednesday, March 20, 10:30- 11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Zoom into leaves as we explore the food factory of plants! Find out why plants are green and how photosynthesis works, then create beautiful leaf prints to take home.

Leafy Lanterns
Thursday, March 21,
10:30-11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Light up your spring with botanically inspired leaf lanterns! Participants will use natural materials to build their own paper lantern to take home.

Herb Window Box
Friday, March 22,
10:30-11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Taste a variety of different herbs and then plant your own window box. This easy-to-care-for project is perfect for indoor growing and will make your recipes taste great.

 

Mar
21
Thu
Spring Break Family Workshops @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Gardens
Mar 21 @ 10:30 am

Looking for a fun family experience over spring break? Join us for an array of drop-in activities (free with paid admission) from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and explore the diversity of leaves with games, crafts and activities.

Family Workshops

Leaf Printmaking
Tuesday, March 19,
10:30-11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Explore different printmaking techniques and create multiple unique works of art that celebrate leaves.

Look into Leaves
Wednesday, March 20, 10:30- 11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Zoom into leaves as we explore the food factory of plants! Find out why plants are green and how photosynthesis works, then create beautiful leaf prints to take home.

Leafy Lanterns
Thursday, March 21,
10:30-11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Light up your spring with botanically inspired leaf lanterns! Participants will use natural materials to build their own paper lantern to take home.

Herb Window Box
Friday, March 22,
10:30-11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Taste a variety of different herbs and then plant your own window box. This easy-to-care-for project is perfect for indoor growing and will make your recipes taste great.

 

Spring Break Family Workshops @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Gardens
Mar 21 @ 2:00 pm

Looking for a fun family experience over spring break? Join us for an array of drop-in activities (free with paid admission) from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and explore the diversity of leaves with games, crafts and activities.

Family Workshops

Leaf Printmaking
Tuesday, March 19,
10:30-11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Explore different printmaking techniques and create multiple unique works of art that celebrate leaves.

Look into Leaves
Wednesday, March 20, 10:30- 11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Zoom into leaves as we explore the food factory of plants! Find out why plants are green and how photosynthesis works, then create beautiful leaf prints to take home.

Leafy Lanterns
Thursday, March 21,
10:30-11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Light up your spring with botanically inspired leaf lanterns! Participants will use natural materials to build their own paper lantern to take home.

Herb Window Box
Friday, March 22,
10:30-11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Taste a variety of different herbs and then plant your own window box. This easy-to-care-for project is perfect for indoor growing and will make your recipes taste great.

 

Mar
22
Fri
Spring Break Family Workshops @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Gardens
Mar 22 @ 10:30 am

Looking for a fun family experience over spring break? Join us for an array of drop-in activities (free with paid admission) from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and explore the diversity of leaves with games, crafts and activities.

Family Workshops

Leaf Printmaking
Tuesday, March 19,
10:30-11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Explore different printmaking techniques and create multiple unique works of art that celebrate leaves.

Look into Leaves
Wednesday, March 20, 10:30- 11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Zoom into leaves as we explore the food factory of plants! Find out why plants are green and how photosynthesis works, then create beautiful leaf prints to take home.

Leafy Lanterns
Thursday, March 21,
10:30-11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Light up your spring with botanically inspired leaf lanterns! Participants will use natural materials to build their own paper lantern to take home.

Herb Window Box
Friday, March 22,
10:30-11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Taste a variety of different herbs and then plant your own window box. This easy-to-care-for project is perfect for indoor growing and will make your recipes taste great.

 

Story Sprouts @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Gardens
Mar 22 @ 10:30 am

Join us for this fun, interactive story time tailored toward children ages 2 to 5 that explores nature and plants. During each program, participants enjoy stories and an activity based on the week’s theme. For a detailed schedule, visit dmbotanicalgarden.com.
Registration not required.

 

Spring Break Family Workshops @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Gardens
Mar 22 @ 2:00 pm

Looking for a fun family experience over spring break? Join us for an array of drop-in activities (free with paid admission) from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and explore the diversity of leaves with games, crafts and activities.

Family Workshops

Leaf Printmaking
Tuesday, March 19,
10:30-11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Explore different printmaking techniques and create multiple unique works of art that celebrate leaves.

Look into Leaves
Wednesday, March 20, 10:30- 11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Zoom into leaves as we explore the food factory of plants! Find out why plants are green and how photosynthesis works, then create beautiful leaf prints to take home.

Leafy Lanterns
Thursday, March 21,
10:30-11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Light up your spring with botanically inspired leaf lanterns! Participants will use natural materials to build their own paper lantern to take home.

Herb Window Box
Friday, March 22,
10:30-11:45 a.m. and 2-3:15 p.m.
Taste a variety of different herbs and then plant your own window box. This easy-to-care-for project is perfect for indoor growing and will make your recipes taste great.

 

Mar
24
Sun
Botanical Blues @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
Mar 24 @ 2:00 pm

Come in from the cold for an afternoon of blues in our tropical conservatory.

Sundays Jan. 6 to March 31 Music 2-4 p.m.

Craft beer specials, signature drinks and light snacks from Trellis Café

Gardens and Garden Shop open 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Jan. 6
Bob Pace

Jan. 13
Scott Davis and John Mattingly

Jan. 20
Cindy Grill and Alan Smith

Jan. 27
J.D. Flanagan and Pat Hemann

Feb. 3
Stuttering Jimmy and the Goosebumps

Feb. 10
James Biehn

Feb. 17
Eastside Brothers

Feb. 24
The Blue 2: Bob Dorr and Jeff Petersen

March 3
The Brian Holtz Project

March 10
Jodie Bodley and Dewey Cantrell

March 17
Bryce Janey

March 24
Dennis “Big Daddy” Kain

March 31
Matt Woods

Mar
29
Fri
Story Sprouts @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Gardens
Mar 29 @ 10:30 am

Join us for this fun, interactive story time tailored toward children ages 2 to 5 that explores nature and plants. During each program, participants enjoy stories and an activity based on the week’s theme. For a detailed schedule, visit dmbotanicalgarden.com.
Registration not required.

 

Mar
31
Sun
Botanical Blues @ Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
Mar 31 @ 2:00 pm

Come in from the cold for an afternoon of blues in our tropical conservatory.

Sundays Jan. 6 to March 31 Music 2-4 p.m.

Craft beer specials, signature drinks and light snacks from Trellis Café

Gardens and Garden Shop open 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Jan. 6
Bob Pace

Jan. 13
Scott Davis and John Mattingly

Jan. 20
Cindy Grill and Alan Smith

Jan. 27
J.D. Flanagan and Pat Hemann

Feb. 3
Stuttering Jimmy and the Goosebumps

Feb. 10
James Biehn

Feb. 17
Eastside Brothers

Feb. 24
The Blue 2: Bob Dorr and Jeff Petersen

March 3
The Brian Holtz Project

March 10
Jodie Bodley and Dewey Cantrell

March 17
Bryce Janey

March 24
Dennis “Big Daddy” Kain

March 31
Matt Woods