Sep
26
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Reading Wednesdays @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Sep 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Reading Wednesdays

  • Every Wednesday, 10am
  • Meet at the Children’s Garden Porch
  • Starting October 2 moves to the Crystal Bridge (suggested $2 donation)
  • FREE
  • Best for ages 2 to 5

Bring your youngster for story time each Wednesday at 10am. Books are nature-themed and selected based on the season. We’ll begin with an interactive song and children will enjoy creating a small craft after the story. Join us the last Wednesday of the month for reading and craft time with the Downtown Library. For groups of 10 or more please call Kodi Clifford at (405) 835-6789.

 

Sep
29
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Gardens Walking Tour @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Gardens Walking Tour

  • Last Saturday of the Month, 10-11am
  • Meet in the North Lobby and Walk the Garden Grounds
  • FREE
  • Walkups Welcome
  • Geared towards adults, children and leashed dogs always welcome

Expand your knowledge of Oklahoma plants and find inspiration for your own garden with our educational walking tours. Each month will feature different plants from our outdoor collection that make great choices for our region – from spring color to drought tolerant choices and more. Self-guided plant tour handouts are available in our north lobby.

Oct
3
Wed
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Reading Wednesdays @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Oct 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Reading Wednesdays

  • Every Wednesday, 10am
  • Meet at the Children’s Garden Porch
  • Starting October 2 moves to the Crystal Bridge (suggested $2 donation)
  • FREE
  • Best for ages 2 to 5

Bring your youngster for story time each Wednesday at 10am. Books are nature-themed and selected based on the season. We’ll begin with an interactive song and children will enjoy creating a small craft after the story. Join us the last Wednesday of the month for reading and craft time with the Downtown Library. For groups of 10 or more please call Kodi Clifford at (405) 835-6789.

 

Oct
6
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Herbal Medicine Kit Workshop
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Herbal Medicine Kit Workshop

  • Saturday, October 6, 2018, 10am-Noon
  • 2nd Floor Conference Room
  • Members $15; Nonmembers $20
  • Stephanie Holiman, Founder of Huerto Hada Verde
  • Register by Thursday, October 4
  • REGISTER ONLINE HERE

Prepare your own herbal medicine kit by learning to make an immune boosting elderberry syrup; a natural vaporizing rub with eucalyptus, thyme and mint; and some appropriate herbs for colds and sore throats with a licorice root, echinacea and sage infusion.

Instructor Spotlight:

Stephanie Holiman – “I am an herbalist, organic gardener, and permaculture designer.  I grew up in Oklahoma and have been living the past two decades in Santiago, Chile where I started and directed my own company Huerto Hada Verde dedicated to educating others about organic gardening, herbal medicine, and sustainable living practices.”

Oct
10
Wed
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Reading Wednesdays @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Reading Wednesdays

  • Every Wednesday, 10am
  • Meet at the Children’s Garden Porch
  • Starting October 2 moves to the Crystal Bridge (suggested $2 donation)
  • FREE
  • Best for ages 2 to 5

Bring your youngster for story time each Wednesday at 10am. Books are nature-themed and selected based on the season. We’ll begin with an interactive song and children will enjoy creating a small craft after the story. Join us the last Wednesday of the month for reading and craft time with the Downtown Library. For groups of 10 or more please call Kodi Clifford at (405) 835-6789.

 

Oct
11
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Native Seed Collecting @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Native Seed Collecting

  • Thursday, October 11, 6-7:30pm
  • Oklahoma Prairie Garden
  • Member $8; Nonmember $12
  • Bill Farris, Prairie Wind Nursery
  • Register by Monday, October 8
  • REGISTER HERE

Autumn is the perfect time for collecting native plant seeds.  Join Bill Farris as he leads a hands-on seed collecting expedition of our Oklahoma Prairie Garden.  The class will meet outside the front entrance of the south lobby of the Crystal Bridge Conservatory at 6pm.

Oct
12
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Sprouting Chefs: Pumpkin Seed Walkup @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Oct 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Sprouting Chefs: Pumpkin Seed Walkup

  • Friday, October 12, 2-4pm
  • Pumpkinville Program Tent
  • $4 per jar
  • All ages welcome

Learn how to make an easy, healthy, tasty golden treat from pumpkin seeds. Kids will taste some already baked seeds and then get to mix up their own pumpkin seed spice mix – savory or sweet – to take home and bake.

Oct
13
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Mandrake Madness and Other Plants of The Wizarding World @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Mandrake Madness and Other Plants of The Wizarding World

  • Saturday, October 13, 10am-Noon, come and go
  • Pumpkinville Program Tent
  • $5 per child
  • Walkups welcome
  • Best for ages 7 to 12

Stop by Professor Peppers Herbology class to learn about where the Magical and Muggle plant worlds meet. You’ll play a game to learn about plants found in the beloved Harry Potter series that have real-life counterparts. Then you’ll create your own magical mandrake root and pot up a seasonal seed to care for at home. House color attire encouraged.

Oct
14
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Lifestyle Photography Class with Jessie Huff Photography @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Oct 14 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Lifestyle Photography Class with Jessie Huff Photography

  • Sunday, October 14, 5:30-7:30pm
  • Pumpkinville Programming Tent
  • Best for adults
  • Member $40, Nonmember: $45
  • REGISTER HERE

Jessie Huff is a lifestyle wedding and portrait photographer with six years of experience. This course will teach participants how to take better photos technically and creatively using a DSLR camera. Dust that baby off and learn how to use your camera in manual mode while learning all about exposure-aperture, ISO, shutter speed, lenses, composition, directing your subjects and how to find great lighting. During this two hour course, Jessie will teach you to direct your subjects in a way to get genuine emotions and how to get the most out of your camera/ lens. She’ll even guide you through ways to take better photos with your cell phone! Participants will leave with lots of great information, a review of what was taught in the course and a new inspiration to document your life, whether that is your children or your pet! There are a limited number of spaces available so please register by Friday, October 12.

Oct
17
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Reading Wednesdays @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Reading Wednesdays

  • Every Wednesday, 10am
  • Meet at the Children’s Garden Porch
  • Starting October 2 moves to the Crystal Bridge (suggested $2 donation)
  • FREE
  • Best for ages 2 to 5

Bring your youngster for story time each Wednesday at 10am. Books are nature-themed and selected based on the season. We’ll begin with an interactive song and children will enjoy creating a small craft after the story. Join us the last Wednesday of the month for reading and craft time with the Downtown Library. For groups of 10 or more please call Kodi Clifford at (405) 835-6789.