Feb
20
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Reading Wednesdays @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Feb 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Reading Wednesdays

  • Every Wednesday, 10 am
  • The Garden Classroom
  • FREE
  • Best for ages 2 to 5

Bring your youngster for story time each Wednesday at 10 am. 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.

February 20th

  • Theme: Ocean
  • Craft: Toilet Paper Roll Octopus

February the 27

  • Is Downtown Metropolitan Library Time!

Feb
23
Sat
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Gardens Monthly Walking Tour @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Guided Walking Tour

  • Last Saturday of Every Month, 10-11am
  • Garden Grounds
  • FREE

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 year-round color to drought-tolerant choices and more. Self-guided plant tour handouts are available in our north lobby.

Feb
26
Tue
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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!

Feb
27
Wed
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Reading Wednesdays @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Reading Wednesdays

  • Every Wednesday, 10 am
  • The Garden Classroom
  • FREE
  • Best for ages 2 to 5

Bring your youngster for story time each Wednesday at 10 am. 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.

February 20th

  • Theme: Ocean
  • Craft: Toilet Paper Roll Octopus

February the 27

  • Is Downtown Metropolitan Library Time!

Mar
2
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Dr. Seuss Day in the Gardens @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Dr. Seuss Day in the Gardens

  • Saturday, March 2, 10am-Noon
  • Crystal Bridge South Lobby and Garden Classroom
  • Member $3; Nonmember $4
  • Best for ages 2 to 8
  • Register by Tuesday, February 26
  • REGISTER HERE

Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday, his wonderful books and the earth! We’ll have everyone’s favorite character, Cat In the Hat, here to read stories and tell fun Dr. Seuss facts. Kids can learn from the Lorax about how to take care of our animal and plant friends while visiting our special Oklahoma City Zoo visitors. We’ll also have Dr. Seuss inspired crafts and a fun photo op area.

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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, tarot card readings, Mardi Gras cake decorating, a special appearance from Princess Tiana, giveaways and more!

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

  • One free 1.5-hour birthday party rental (worth $125)
  • One free character rental from Project Princess 1 hr (worth $150)
  • 1 Hour Photographer with 30 Prints with Danielle Holsey Photography (worth $200)
  • 1 Free Family Membership (worth $65)
  • Total Value: $540

Activities

  • Masquerade mask craft
  • Second line parade through the gardens
  • Kings Cake decorating
  • Mardi Gras Bingo
  • Jazz Band
  • Mardi Gras Reading activities
  • Mardi Gras Trivia
  • Tarot card reading
Mar
5
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Little Saplings: Spring Session @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Mar 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Little Saplings

Join us in the Children’s Garden for an hour of songs, games, and interactive nature fun. Toddlers (and parents!) will get to learn about the exciting world of gardens in an engaging and educational way. Each week features a new theme with corresponding activities and learning opportunities. Every Little Saplings event begins with a song, ends with a sensory bin, and includes a hands-on craft.

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Yoga Tuesdays @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Mar 5 @ 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
6
Wed
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Reading Wednesdays @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Mar 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Reading Wednesdays

  • Every Wednesday, 10 am
  • The Garden Classroom
  • FREE
  • Best for ages 2 to 5

Bring your youngster for story time each Wednesday at 10 am. 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.

February 20th

  • Theme: Ocean
  • Craft: Toilet Paper Roll Octopus

February the 27

  • Is Downtown Metropolitan Library Time!

Mar
8
Fri
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The Photo-Graphic Garden: Mastering the Art of Digital Photography @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Mar 8 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The Photo-Graphic Garden: Mastering the Art of Digital Photography

  • Friday, March 8, 2019, Noon-4pm
  • Cost $75
  • The Garden Classroom & Crystal Bridge Conservatory
  • Maximum 25; Minimum 10
  • Register online here

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.

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