Jan
21
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Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration in the Gardens @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration in the Gardens

  • Monday, January 21, 10am-1pm
  • Visitor Center (south end of the Crystal Bridge Tropical Conservatory)
  • $2 suggested donation for craft making
  • ALL AGES WELCOME!

Celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a morning of music, crafts, and readings. Help unite OKC by placing a string on our “woven together” art display, bring a canned good food item that will be donated to the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma, or take a learning walk through the Garden Classroom highlighting quotes and important events in the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. At 11:30 a.m. join us for a reading of Dr. King’s famous I Have a Dream Speech, followed by a performance from a Gospel Choir. Our event will be complete in time for the ML King parade in downtown Oklahoma City.

 

Jan
26
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Learn to Curl at Devon Ice Rink @ Devon Ice Rink
Jan 26 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Learn to Curl

  • LAST CLASS: Saturday, January 26, 9-10: 30 am
  • Devon Ice Rink at Myriad Gardens
  • Members: $20; Nonmembers: $25
  • REGISTER HERE

Thanks to the Oklahoma Curling Club. All our classes are all sold out. We encourage you to follow the Oklahoma Curling Club as they offer more classes and other locations.

Feb
8
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Lunar New Year: Year of the Pig! @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Feb 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Lunar New Year: Year of the Pig!

Sponsored by Super Cao Nguyen and THN Insurance Solutions

Additional Sponsors: Papa Bahn Mi & Bistro and Yum Yum Bites

  • Friday, February 8, 6-9pm
  • Crystal Bridge South Lobby, Water Stage and Seasonal Plaza
  • This is a FREE event however food and beverages are available onsite for purchase.

Join us for music, face painting and fun for the entire family. The Gardens will have lion dancers, festive décor, crafts for the kids, cultural presentations, calligraphers to write your name in Chinese and food vendors. Special t-shirts for sale!

Schedule

Entertainment Schedule at Park House Events Center

  • 6:15pm –  Tai Chi 24 form Yang Style demonstration
  • 7 pm – OU Confucius Institute
  • 8 pm –  Lion dance performance from Hung Viet Lion Dance Associates

6–9 pm Crafts and Activities in the Garden Classroom

  • Dragon Craft $2 suggested donation
  • Face Painting
  • Reading Station with the Downtown Metropolitan Library
  • Coloring station
  • Year of the Pig craft
  • Origami instructional station

6- 9 pm Crystal Bridge Visitor’s Center

  • Year of the Pig T-Shirts for sale: $12
  • Traditional games and activities
  • Chop Chop Flavors of Asia
  • THN Insurance
  • Super Cao Nguyen
  • Open Arms Clinic OKC
  • Shei Phan- Local Artist

Food Trucks in the Circle Drive 6–9pm

See the Crystal Bridge Tropical Conservatory, extending hours through 8 pm.
Separate admission.

  • $8 per adult; $7 seniors/students/military; $5 for children ages 4-12
  • FREE for Myriad Gardens members
Feb
9
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Painting in the Gardens: Golden Lunar Piglet @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Feb 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Painting in the Gardens: Golden Lunar Piglet

  • Friday, February 9, 1-3 p.m.
  • The Garden Classroom at Visitor Center
  • $20 members; $25 nonmembers
  • Members call (405) 227-0230 to get the rate
  • Nonmembers register online here

Join Wine and Palette in the Garden Classroom to create a unique piece of art on 11” x 14” wrapped canvas. Participants will have a single starting point, and all will be provided with the instruction and proper steps to create a work of art that can be created only by you. This event is recommended for all including children.

Feb
26
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Yoga Tuesdays @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Feb 26 @ 5:45 pm – 7:00 pm

 

Yoga Tuesdays in the Gardens

Sponsored by Tinker Federal Credit Union and Stephenson Cancer Center

  • Tuesdays, 5:45 p.m.
  • Late arrivals not accepted after 5:50 p.m.
  • Meet in the Visitor Services Center, located on the south end of the Crystal Bridge
  • Myriad Gardens Members: $5
  • Nonmembers: $10

This is a great, all-levels class. Class participants should bring a yoga mat and water. Class participants will meet in the south lobby for check-in each week. Drop in for a session or two or enjoy the entire series!

Mar
2
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Botanical Balance FREE Yoga @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Mar 2 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Botanical Balance FREE YOGA presented by Fowler Toyota, sponsored by Tinker Federal Credit Union and Stephenson Cancer Center

  • Tuesdays, 5:45 pm and Saturdays, 8 am
  • Check in at the Visitor Center and find out location which changes depending on the season
  • Instructors provided by This Land Yoga
  • Bring a mat, water, and an “open mind”
  • Recommended for ages 16&Up

Tuesday night at Myriad Botanical Gardens has been a place for yogis of all levels to center and recharge. Thanks to our new presenting sponsor Fowler Toyota, and our generous ongoing sponsors Tinker Federal Credit Union and Stephenson Cancer Center, yoga will be offered twice weekly of free.

Practicing yoga in the Gardens has the added benefit of connecting you with nature. Classes are open to all levels, whether you are a beginner or an experienced yogi. The Gardens offer a space of beauty and tranquility to help relieve stress and quiet your mind.

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Mardi Gras on Myriad Street
Mar 2 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Mardi Gras on Myriad Street

  • Saturday, March 2, 2-4 pm
  • Member children $10; Nonmember $15
  • Accompanying adults are free
  • REGISTER HERE

Celebrate Mardi Gras on Myriad Street with an event tailored to children ages 3-10. Celebrate the traditional carnival celebration with crafts, games, a special appearance by Princess Tiana from Project Princess, giveaways and more! Activities include masquerade mask making, bingo, jazz band, reading games, trivia and it all ends with a second line parade through the Gardens! Join the fun. Save time, register in advance here.

The person who finds the baby in the King’s Cake will win:

 

Mar
5
Tue
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Botanical Balance FREE Yoga @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Mar 5 @ 5:45 pm – 7:00 pm

Botanical Balance FREE YOGA presented by Fowler Toyota, sponsored by Tinker Federal Credit Union and Stephenson Cancer Center

  • Tuesdays, 5:45 pm and Saturdays, 8 am
  • Check in at the Visitor Center and find out location which changes depending on the season
  • Instructors provided by This Land Yoga
  • Bring a mat, water, and an “open mind”
  • Recommended for ages 16&Up

Tuesday night at Myriad Botanical Gardens has been a place for yogis of all levels to center and recharge. Thanks to our new presenting sponsor Fowler Toyota, and our generous ongoing sponsors Tinker Federal Credit Union and Stephenson Cancer Center, yoga will be offered twice weekly of free.

Practicing yoga in the Gardens has the added benefit of connecting you with nature. Classes are open to all levels, whether you are a beginner or an experienced yogi. The Gardens offer a space of beauty and tranquility to help relieve stress and quiet your mind.

Mar
8
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CANCELLED: The Photo-Graphic Garden: Mastering the Art of Digital Photography @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Mar 8 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

This class has been cancelledThe Photo-Graphic Garden: Mastering the Art of Digital Photography

Award-winning photographer Matthew Benson presents a lecture and workshop extravaganza. Learn the fundamentals of creating beautiful, compelling photography in the garden, including working with light and composition, developing a personal style, postproduction and image editing techniques, the best basic equipment–from cameras and filters to iPhones and Instagram in a 1+ hour PowerPoint presentation in The Garden Classroom.  Then spend 2+ hours with Matthew in a hands-on workshop in the Crystal Bridge Conservatory.  Where you will receive creative and technical instruction in image and portfolio review and critique, postproduction editing, and photographing and editing for social media (iPhones and editing apps).  A question and answer session, along with book sales + signings will follow.

MATTHEW BENSON Balmville, NY

  • Matthew is a writer, photographer, author and organic farmer whose work focuses on issues of food, sustainability, and organics. He is the owner of Stonegate Farm in New York’s Hudson River Valley, where he cultivates organic vegetables, historic fruit, raw honey, and medicinal flowers and herbs. His farm has been featured in The New York Times, Better Homes & Gardens, Organic Gardening, and the television show This Old House, among others.

Just look at examples of Matthew Benson’s beautiful photography!

Mar
9
Sat
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Botanical Balance FREE Yoga @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Mar 9 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Botanical Balance FREE YOGA presented by Fowler Toyota, sponsored by Tinker Federal Credit Union and Stephenson Cancer Center

  • Tuesdays, 5:45 pm and Saturdays, 8 am
  • Check in at the Visitor Center and find out location which changes depending on the season
  • Instructors provided by This Land Yoga
  • Bring a mat, water, and an “open mind”
  • Recommended for ages 16&Up

Tuesday night at Myriad Botanical Gardens has been a place for yogis of all levels to center and recharge. Thanks to our new presenting sponsor Fowler Toyota, and our generous ongoing sponsors Tinker Federal Credit Union and Stephenson Cancer Center, yoga will be offered twice weekly of free.

Practicing yoga in the Gardens has the added benefit of connecting you with nature. Classes are open to all levels, whether you are a beginner or an experienced yogi. The Gardens offer a space of beauty and tranquility to help relieve stress and quiet your mind.