Oct
30
Tue
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Yoga Tuesdays @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Oct 30 @ 5:45 pm – 7:00 pm

Yoga Tuesdays in the Gardens

Sponsored by Tinker Federal Credit Union and Stephenson Cancer Center
Giveaway Sponsor Athleta

  • Tuesdays, 5:45 p.m.
  • Late arrivals not accepted after 5:50 p.m.
  • Meet in the North Lobby for Check-In—location varies, you must collect a wristband from the North Lobby in order to participate
  • Myriad Gardens Members: $5
  • Non-Members: $10

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

Nov
3
Sat
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TREE FOR ALL: Tree Giveaway and Sale
Nov 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

ONLINE SALES ARE NOW CLOSED.

WALK-UPS WELCOME ON SATURDAY.

TREE FOR ALL: Tree Giveaway and Sale

  • Presented by Cox Communications
  • Saturday, November 3, 9am-Noon

Tree For All, our tree giveaway and sale, is back for is back! Presented by Cox Communications, the first 100 patrons in line on the day of the event will receive a FREE Eastern Redbud which is Oklahoma’s state tree.

Trees are available for $12 for members and $15 for nonmembers with a limit of two trees per household. Trees come in 3-gallon containers and can be up to 7 ft tall. All trees are Oklahoma Proven® varieties that perform best in challenging climates. Guests are encouraged to bring a wagon for transporting trees to their vehicle. Participate in free educational workshops on how to plant and care for your trees, which will be essential in maintaining plant health. A variety of booths and vendors will be on hand for you to visit. Special thanks to our presenting sponsor Cox Communications, along with the Tree Bank Foundation and Cedar Valley Nurseries.

A Cox Communications initiative is focused on reducing waste, energy consumption, and water conservation.  Trees are a terrific way to add beauty, reduce home cooling costs, and remove carbon dioxide.

SCHEDULE

  • 9am: FREE tree giveaway. First come-first serve basis to first 100 patrons.
  • 9am to Noon: Tree sale & pickup. How To Plant Your Tree Demonstration
  • 9am to Noon: Kid’s Tree Walkup with the Oklahoma Forestry Services: Fun tree activities, crafts and books for kids!

Workshops

  • How to Conserve Water with a New Tree
    Malarie Gotcher, Water Conservation
    Specialist, Utilities Department, The City of Oklahoma City
  • Tree Care 101
    Mark Bays, Urban Forestry Coordinator, Oklahoma Forestry Services

Tree Selections

Eastern Redbud Cercis canadensis
Height & spread: 20’-30’ by 25’-35’
Sun requirements: Full sun to part shade
October Glory Maple Acer rubrum ‘October Glory’
Height & spread: 40’-50’ by 30’-40’
Sun requirements: Full sun to part shade

Bald Cypress Taxodium distichum
Height & spread: 50’-70’ by 20’-45’
Sun requirements: Full sun

Dynamite Crepe Myrtle Lagerstroemia indica ‘Whit II’ Dynamite
Height & spread: 8’-20’ by 8’-18’
Sun requirements: Full sun

Sawtooth Oak Quercus acutissima
Height & spread: 40’-60’ by 40’- 60’
Sun requirements: Full sun

Autumn Blaze Maple® Acer x freemanii ‘Jeffersred’
Height & spread: 40’-55’ by 30’-40’
Sun requirements: Full sun to part shade

Nov
6
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Little Saplings @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Nov 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

 

Little Saplings Series

  • Every other Tuesday, 10 – 11am
  • Children’s Garden Porch (North lobby in inclement weather)
  • Member $3; Nonmember $4
  • Best for ages 2 to 5
  • Register by Friday

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
Nov 6 @ 5:45 pm – 7:00 pm

Yoga Tuesdays in the Gardens

Sponsored by Tinker Federal Credit Union and Stephenson Cancer Center
Giveaway Sponsor Athleta

  • Tuesdays, 5:45 p.m.
  • Late arrivals not accepted after 5:50 p.m.
  • Meet in the North Lobby for Check-In—location varies, you must collect a wristband from the North Lobby in order to participate
  • Myriad Gardens Members: $5
  • Non-Members: $10

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

Nov
7
Wed
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ON HIATUS: Reading Wednesdays @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Nov 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

 

Reading Wednesdays is on HIATUS

  • This event is on hiatus until further notice due to the south lobby construction. We’ll return later this month

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.

 

Nov
9
Fri
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Devon Ice Rink @ Devon Ice Rink
Nov 9 2018 – Jan 25 2019 all-day

Devon Ice Rink

Next season: November 9, 2018-January 27, 2019

Each holiday season, the Myriad Botanical Gardens transforms its seasonal plaza into the Devon Ice Rink, making for a winter wonderland set in a bustling downtown setting. At Devon Ice Rink, you can skate across 5,500 square feet of real ice, and indulge in seasonal food and beverage offerings. Lose yourself in a magical, park-like atmosphere surrounded by the glittering lights the Devon Ice Rink.

Admission

  • $13 per person, includes skate rentals
  • $8 per person if you bring your own skates
  • Gardens Members skate for $7, includes skate rental
  • Group Rate (10 or more guests) is $9 includes skates. Advanced reservation required for groups.

Birthday Parties

  • $150 for 90 minutes (Skate time is unlimited, party time is limited to 90 minutes)
    • Includes private area for party, skating and skate rental for up to 10 kids
    • Each additional skater will just pay the group rate of $9.00 per person

FOR BIRTHDAY PARTY RESERVATIONS ONLY contact rentals@myriadgardens.org. Pay at the Devon Ice Rink upon your arrival.  All groups require preregistration.

Download the flier here.

Corporate/Business Rentals

Corporate rentals are scheduled before or after regular rink hours at $750 per hour. See the hours listed above.

FOR CORPORATE RENTALS ONLY call (405) 200-1547 or (405) 445-7092. Email rentals@myriadgardens.org

 

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Ladies’ Night Out: Floral Designs @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Nov 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Ladies’ Night Out: Floral Designs

  • Friday, November 9, 7-8:30pm
  • Member $45; Nonmember $55
  • Chelsea Hughes, Calvert’s Plant Interiors
  • REGISTER HERE

Gather your friends, sisters, and mother for a party with light refreshments and soothing tunes as you learn the basics and finer points of fashioning a floral arrangement you will take home. No experience necessary! Bring pruners.

Nov
10
Sat
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SOLD OUT: Sprouting Chefs: Holiday Gifts In A Jar @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Nov 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

SOLD OUT: Sprouting Chefs: Holiday Gifts In A Jar

  • Saturday, November 10, 2-3:30pm
  • Member $14; Nonmember $18
  • Donna Jung, FCS Extension Educator with Canadian County
  • For families, preferably kids ages 5 and up

Learn how to create simple, thoughtful and tasty mason jar DIY treats to give as gifts during the holidays. First we’ll make a couple gifts in a jar, then we’ll get to sample a few of those goodies already cooked. All supplies will be provided, including clever labels and materials to make the gifts your own.

Nov
13
Tue
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Yoga Tuesdays @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Nov 13 @ 5:45 pm – 7:00 pm

Yoga Tuesdays in the Gardens

Sponsored by Tinker Federal Credit Union and Stephenson Cancer Center
Giveaway Sponsor Athleta

  • Tuesdays, 5:45 p.m.
  • Late arrivals not accepted after 5:50 p.m.
  • Meet in the North Lobby for Check-In—location varies, you must collect a wristband from the North Lobby in order to participate
  • Myriad Gardens Members: $5
  • Non-Members: $10

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

Nov
14
Wed
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ON HIATUS: Reading Wednesdays @ Myriad Botanical Gardens
Nov 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

 

Reading Wednesdays is on HIATUS

  • This event is on hiatus until further notice due to the south lobby construction. We’ll return later this month

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.