2013 Calendar of Events
December 5th - Holiday Open House
Noon to 7:30 p.m.
Bring your camera and the kids!
See our 16' poinsettia tree under evening lights;
Experience Capital Area Railway Society model trains beginning at 5:00 p.m.;
Enjoy decorated holiday trees
Santa arrives with his sleigh at 5:30 p.m.
No admission charge
Park FREE in the Garden visitor lot off Bogue St.
December 6th to 20th - Poinsettias, Wreaths and Holiday Centerpieces for Sale
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on weekdays
MSU-grown poinsettias, various potted plants, centerpieces and wreaths will be for sale at the Open House, and will continue to be sold on weekdays, through December 20th.
December 10th - Donor Reception (Wine and Chocolate)
A special evening to thank our Garden supporters
By Invitation Only -
If you are not a member - consider joining for next year. All Garden donors and members at the $50 level and above receive an invitation to this delicious event!
December 12th - Volunteer Appreciation Dinner
A special evening for our special volunteers
By Invitation Only -
Next year - volunteer - and you too will receive an invitation to this fun evening of food and prizes
December 17th - Evergreen Holiday Centerpiece Workshop
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m
Join Certified Florist and Floral Design Instructor Tim Latimer in creating a long lasting and festive Evergreen Holiday Centerpiece. In this fun hands on class you will utilize an assortment of evergreens foliages, flowers, and accessories to create florist quality centerpieces that you can enjoy at home for the holidays and into the new year. All materials will be provided and no experience is necessary. Please bring your own pruning shears. For registration - click here
Click here for more information and to register
4-H Children Garden Activities -
All located in 4H Children's Garden
Click here for a complete Calendar of Family Programs in the 4H Children's Gardens. Butterflies, Bugs, storytelling, Trains and more! Fun for the entire family in the gardens!
Click here for a complete calendar of all garden events - including weddings, tours, activities, volunteer opportunities and special events.
MSU Horticulture Gardens eNewsletter
Garden Director Art Cameron sends out a monthly one-page newsletter. Simple, attractive and informative, it provides an excellent way to keep up on garden activities. See what's blooming, learn of upcoming educational and youth programs and much more. If you wish to be put on the mailing list, click here and fill out the simple form! Thanks