Missouri Botanical Garden - Class Schedule


Welcome to our calendar of classes. Click on a class name below for more details.

Please consider registering early. The “Registration ends date” listed by each class doesn’t guarantee a place in the class. Classes that have filled may still be accepting wait listed registrants. Classes may cancel due to low enrollment before this date. For more details see the “Class Policies” under the “Quick Links”.

 

DIY Crafts

Date   Event Location 
Tue 10/23/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Living Pumpkin Arrangement Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 10/27/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Discovering Kokedama Missouri Botanical Garden 
Thu 11/01/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Terrariums: Greening Your Cube Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 11/03/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Needle Felting Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 11/03/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Weave Your Own Table Runner NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 
Mon 11/05/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Craft a Clay Fairy House Missouri Botanical Garden 
Tue 11/06/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Wish Upon an Origami Star NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 
Thu 11/08/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Gardens in Miniature: Fairy Gardening Missouri Botanical Garden 
Fri 11/09/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Paint and Sip at the Butterfly House Butterfly House 
Sat 11/10/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Nature Inspired Wreaths Butterfly House 
Thu 11/15/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Upcycled Macrame Plant Hanger NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 11/17/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Gardens in Miniature: Fairy Gardening at Butterfly House Butterfly House 
Sat 11/17/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Think About Tables Workshop Shaw Nature Reserve 
Sat 12/01/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Basket Making 101: Ring in the Holiday Basket NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 12/01/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Soldered Botanical Jewelry Missouri Botanical Garden 
Thu 12/06/18  Add To Outlook Calendar An Evening of Wine and Painting at Shaw Nature Reserve-date has changed from 12/5 Shaw Nature Reserve 
Fri 12/07/18  Add To Outlook Calendar A "Greener" Holiday Wreath Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 12/08/18  Add To Outlook Calendar A "Greener" Holiday Wreath Missouri Botanical Garden 
Fri 12/14/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Holiday Wreaths from Natural Materials (AM) Shaw Nature Reserve 
Fri 12/14/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Holiday Wreaths from Natural Materials (PM) Shaw Nature Reserve 
Sat 12/15/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Creative Flower Arrangements: Winter's Bounty Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 01/05/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Knit Rag Rugs Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 01/12/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Weaving Your Own Scarf Missouri Botanical Garden 
Wed 01/23/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Iris Origami Heart NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 
Thu 01/24/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Eco-Friendly Furniture Restoration Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 02/02/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Soldered Specimen Frames NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 
Tue 02/05/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Terrariums: Greening Your Cube Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 02/09/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Hydroponic Basics NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 02/09/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Soapmaking 101 NEW Butterfly House 
Tue 02/12/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Creative Flower Arrangements: The Season of Love Missouri Botanical Garden 
Thu 02/14/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Succulent Dish Garden Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 02/16/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Mosaic Stepping Stones Missouri Botanical Garden 

Fine Arts

Date   Event Location 
Sat 10/13/18 to
Sat 11/17/18 
Add To Outlook Calendar Watercolor: Art for the Holidays Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 11/03/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Nature Poetry Walk NEW Shaw Nature Reserve 
Thu 11/08/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Sketching and Journaling Through the Seasons NEW Shaw Nature Reserve 
Fri 01/04/19 to
Fri 02/01/19 
Add To Outlook Calendar Watercolor: January in Bloom Missouri Botanical Garden 
Thu 01/17/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Drawing Backyard Birds Shaw Nature Reserve 
Thu 01/24/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Drawing Backyard Birds Shaw Nature Reserve 
Thu 01/31/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Drawing Backyard Birds Shaw Nature Reserve 

Food and Cooking

Date   Event Location 
Mon 10/22/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Queen's Cuisine Hearty Soups Missouri Botanical Garden 
Mon 10/22/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Wonderful Flavors of Fall NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 10/27/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Death by Chocolate Missouri Botanical Garden 
Mon 10/29/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Queen's Cuisine Hearty Soups Missouri Botanical Garden 
Thu 11/01/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Autumn Baking with Local Sugar Pie Pumpkins Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 11/03/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Viennoiseries NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 
Mon 11/05/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Paella! Missouri Botanical Garden 
Thu 11/08/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Teas, Tonics and Tisanes for the Holidays Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 11/17/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Holiday Breads Using a Bread Machine Missouri Botanical Garden 
Mon 11/26/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Afternoon Tea with a Royal Twist Missouri Botanical Garden 
Mon 12/03/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Afternoon Tea with a Royal Twist Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 01/12/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Mardi Gras! St. Louis Style Missouri Botanical Garden 
Tue 01/15/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Wintry Grains and Herb Salads Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 01/19/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Chocolate and Peanut Butter - 'nuff said! NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sun 01/27/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Tips and Tricks to Backyard Maple Syrup Shaw Nature Reserve 
Sat 02/02/19  Add To Outlook Calendar A Burst of Sunny Citrus in the Winter Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 02/09/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Get to Know Tea: Discovering Chai Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 02/09/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Regional French Specialities NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 02/16/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Chocolate and Peanut Butter - 'nuff said! NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 

Gardening and Landscaping

Date   Event Location 
Wed 10/24/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Moonlit Garden Missouri Botanical Garden 
Thu 11/08/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Native Plant School: Success with Native Landscaping Shaw Nature Reserve 
Sat 11/10/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Growing Your Green Thumb for House Plants NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 11/10/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Introduction to No-Till Gardening NEW Offsite location 
Tue 11/13/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Become a Great Gardener: Curb Appeal NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 11/17/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Introduction to Permaculture Practices: What is Permaculture? NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 12/01/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Become a Great Gardener: Evergreen Holiday Porch Pot NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 
Thu 01/10/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Native Plant School: Invasive Plant ID and Control Shaw Nature Reserve 
Sat 01/12/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Small Space Gardening Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 01/19/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Growing Annuals from Seed Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 01/19/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Introduction to Permaculture Practices: Herbicide Alternatives NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 01/26/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Master Gardener Series: Planning Your Organic Vegetable Garden NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 
Thu 02/14/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Native Plant School: Greenhouse Propagation Native Plants Shaw Nature Reserve 
Sat 02/23/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Master Gardener Series: Organic Heirloom Vegetables Missouri Botanical Garden 
Tue 02/26/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Garden Design: Captivating Combinations NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 

Green Living

Date   Event Location 
Thu 01/10/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Healthy Homes and Energy Efficiency Winter Edition NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 
Tue 01/15/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Green Burial: A Better Way to Go Missouri Botanical Garden 
Thu 01/17/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Composting in Small Spaces: Bokashi and Vermicomposting Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 01/26/19  Add To Outlook Calendar This Ain’t Your Granny’s Lye Soap—Making Old Fashioned Soap with Modern Convenience NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 02/23/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Chickens in My Backyard? Missouri Botanical Garden 
Thu 02/28/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Storm Water Issues and Solutions Missouri Botanical Garden 

Guided Walks and Tours

Date   Event Location 
Fri 10/26/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Wine and Cheese Night Hike (rescheduled from Oct 12) Shaw Nature Reserve 
Sat 10/27/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Behind the Scenes: The Orchid Greenhouse Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 10/27/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Missouri Botanical Garden Tram Tour for those with Memory Loss and their Care Partners Missouri Botanical Garden 
Fri 11/09/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Seed Bank Tour (AM) Shaw Nature Reserve 
Fri 11/09/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Seed Bank Tour (PM) Shaw Nature Reserve 
Sat 11/10/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Behind the Scenes: Holiday Show Production Missouri Botanical Garden 
Thu 11/15/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Technology of Single Stream Recycling Offsite location 
Tue 02/05/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Technology of Single Stream Recycling Offsite location 
Sat 02/09/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Valentine's Night Hike Shaw Nature Reserve 
Fri 02/22/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Wetland Mitigation Bank Tour Shaw Nature Reserve 

Health and Wellness

Date   Event Location 
Thu 10/25/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Trail Run Shaw Nature Reserve 
Fri 10/26/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Find Your Forest NEW (rescheduled from Oct 19) Shaw Nature Reserve 
Thu 11/01/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Trail Run Shaw Nature Reserve 
Thu 11/08/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Trail Run Shaw Nature Reserve 
Tue 11/13/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Butterfly House Yoga Butterfly House 
Thu 11/15/18 to
Thu 01/24/19 
Add To Outlook Calendar Journey to Well-being Missouri Botanical Garden 
Thu 11/15/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Trail Run Shaw Nature Reserve 
Thu 11/29/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Trail Run Shaw Nature Reserve 
Wed 12/05/18 to
Wed 02/13/19 
Add To Outlook Calendar Winter Wednesday Walks Shaw Nature Reserve 
Thu 12/06/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Trail Run Shaw Nature Reserve 
Tue 12/11/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Butterfly House Yoga Butterfly House 
Thu 12/13/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Trail Run Shaw Nature Reserve 
Thu 12/20/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Trail Run Shaw Nature Reserve 
Thu 01/03/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Trail Run Shaw Nature Reserve 
Thu 01/10/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Trail Run Shaw Nature Reserve 
Sat 01/12/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Nature Wellness Day NEW Shaw Nature Reserve 
Thu 01/17/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Trail Run Shaw Nature Reserve 
Thu 01/24/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Trail Run Shaw Nature Reserve 
Thu 01/31/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Trail Run Shaw Nature Reserve 
Thu 02/07/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Trail Run Shaw Nature Reserve 
Tue 02/12/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Butterfly House Yoga Butterfly House 
Thu 02/14/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Trail Run Shaw Nature Reserve 
Thu 02/21/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Trail Run Shaw Nature Reserve 
Thu 02/28/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Trail Run Shaw Nature Reserve 

History and Heritage

Date   Event Location 
Mon 10/22/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Garden Ghost Stories Missouri Botanical Garden 
Wed 10/24/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Garden Ghost Stories Missouri Botanical Garden 
Thu 10/25/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Garden Ghost Stories Missouri Botanical Garden 
Wed 10/31/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Inside Look at Shaw Nature Reserve: Cemetery Tour Shaw Nature Reserve 
Fri 01/11/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Inside Look at Shaw Nature Reserve: History of the Lodges Shaw Nature Reserve 

Nature Study

Date   Event Location 
Sat 10/27/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Learning from the Land Shaw Nature Reserve 
Sat 12/08/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Caves and Karsts of Meramec State Park Offsite location 
Fri 02/01/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Winter Tree I.D. for Beginners Shaw Nature Reserve 

Outdoor Adventures

Date   Event Location 
Fri 01/04/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Ice Cave Hike Shaw Nature Reserve 
Mon 01/21/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Owl Night Hike (newly added) Shaw Nature Reserve 
Wed 02/20/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Full Moon Night Hike for Adults Shaw Nature Reserve 

Overnight Program

Date   Event Location 
Fri 01/04/19 to
Sat 01/05/19 
Add To Outlook Calendar Basket Making Overnight Shaw Nature Reserve 
Sat 01/26/19 to
Sun 01/27/19 
Add To Outlook Calendar It's Your Weekend Overnight Shaw Nature Reserve 

Photography (PH)

Date   Event Location 
Mon 10/15/18 to
Mon 10/22/18 
Add To Outlook Calendar Fall in the Garden Photography Missouri Botanical Garden 
Thu 10/25/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Behind the Scenes: Teahouse Island Photography Missouri Botanical Garden 
Tue 11/06/18 to
Tue 11/13/18 
Add To Outlook Calendar Understanding Light New Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 11/10/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Light + Discovery Workshop Shaw Nature Reserve 
Mon 11/12/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Butterfly Chrysalis Photography Butterfly House 
Mon 11/19/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Capturing the Garden Glow: Basics Missouri Botanical Garden 
Mon 11/26/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Capturing the Garden Glow: Basics Missouri Botanical Garden 
Tue 11/27/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Capturing the Garden Glow: Creativity Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 12/01/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Picturing People—Making Better Portraits at the Holidays NEW Shaw Nature Reserve 
Mon 12/03/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Capturing the Garden Glow: Creativity Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 02/09/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Scanning, Restoring, and Archiving Old Photographs NEW Shaw Nature Reserve 
Mon 02/11/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Butterfly House Photography Butterfly House 
Sat 02/16/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Key Equipment in Your Camera Bag Missouri Botanical Garden 
Tue 02/19/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Behind the Scenes: Orchid Show Photography Missouri Botanical Garden 
Tue 02/26/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Behind the Scenes: Orchid Show Photography Missouri Botanical Garden 

Special Events

Date   Event Location 
Tue 10/02/18 to
Wed 10/31/18 
Add To Outlook Calendar BOOterfly House: Bewitching Bugs and Botanicals Butterfly House 
Wed 10/24/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Wicked Wings and Wine Butterfly House 
Fri 10/26/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Bug Ball Butterfly House 
Sat 10/27/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Bug Ball Butterfly House 
Tue 11/06/18 to
Fri 12/28/18 
Add To Outlook Calendar Books & Butterflies Butterfly House 
Tue 11/06/18 to
Sun 12/30/18 
Add To Outlook Calendar Winter Jewels: An Enchanted Celebration Butterfly House 
Fri 12/07/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Old Time Christmas Music Shaw Nature Reserve 
Fri 12/14/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Supper with Santa Butterfly House 
Sat 12/15/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Supper with Santa Butterfly House 
Sun 12/16/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Supper with Santa Butterfly House 
Fri 12/21/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Supper with Santa Butterfly House 
Sat 12/22/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Supper with Santa Butterfly House 
Sun 12/23/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Supper with Santa Butterfly House 
Sat 01/26/19 to
Sun 01/27/19 
Add To Outlook Calendar HOT! HOT! HOT! Butterfly House 
Fri 02/01/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Friday Night Flights Butterfly House 
Fri 02/01/19 to
Sun 03/31/19 
Add To Outlook Calendar Morpho Mardi Gras Butterfly House 
Fri 02/08/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Friday Night Flights Butterfly House 

Youth and Family Programs

Date   Event Location 
Sat 09/01/18 to
Thu 02/28/19 
Add To Outlook Calendar Keeper for a Day Butterfly House 
Mon 10/22/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Little Bugs: Spectacular Spiders (late morning) Butterfly House 
Wed 10/24/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Nature Navigators: Full Moon Night Hike for Families Shaw Nature Reserve 
Thu 10/25/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Garden Buds: Fall Leaf Giants (Thursday) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Fri 10/26/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Budding Scientist: Fall into Phenology (AM) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Fri 10/26/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Budding Scientist: Fall into Phenology (PM) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 11/03/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Nature Inspired Ornaments NEW Butterfly House 
Tue 11/06/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Little Nature Explorers: Using Our Senses Shaw Nature Reserve 
Thu 11/08/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Garden Buds: Fall Cheer for Chocolate (Thursday) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Fri 11/09/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Shaw Family Adventures: Night Geocaching Shaw Nature Reserve 
Sat 11/10/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Butterfly House Adventures: Thankful for Nature Butterfly House 
Sat 11/10/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Kids' Soapmaking 101 Butterfly House 
Sun 11/11/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Garden Buds: Fall Cheer for Chocolate (Sunday) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Tue 11/13/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Little Nature Explorers: Pumpkins and Turkeys Shaw Nature Reserve 
Fri 11/16/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Little Nature Explorers: Fall Into Winter Shaw Nature Reserve 
Sat 11/17/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Great Green Adventures: Sculptures in the Garden (AM) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 11/17/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Great Green Adventures: Sculptures in the Garden (PM) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Mon 11/19/18 to
Mon 12/10/18 
Add To Outlook Calendar Little Sprouts: Winter Monday Series Missouri Botanical Garden 
Tue 11/20/18 to
Tue 12/11/18 
Add To Outlook Calendar Little Sprouts: Winter Tuesday Series Missouri Botanical Garden 
Thu 12/06/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Garden Buds: Fall Plants as Presents (Thursday) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Fri 12/07/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Little Nature Explorers: Wreath from Natural Materials Shaw Nature Reserve 
Sat 12/08/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Butterfly House Adventures: Fanciful Fairies Butterfly House 
Sun 12/09/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Garden Buds: Fall Plants as Presents (Sunday) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 12/15/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Great Green Adventures: Winter Color Walk (AM) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 12/15/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Great Green Adventures: Winter Color Walk (PM) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sun 12/16/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Budding Artist Workshop: Outdoor Sketchbook NEW Missouri Botanical Garden 
Fri 12/21/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Budding Scientist: Celebrate Urban Birds (AM) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Fri 12/21/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Budding Scientist: Celebrate Urban Birds (PM) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Thu 12/27/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Budding Scientist: Celebrate Urban Birds (AM) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Thu 12/27/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Budding Scientist: Celebrate Urban Birds (PM) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Fri 12/28/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Budding Scientist: Celebrate Urban Birds (AM) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Fri 12/28/18  Add To Outlook Calendar Budding Scientist: Celebrate Urban Birds (PM) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 01/19/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Great Green Adventures: Bird Friendly Gardens (AM) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 01/19/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Great Green Adventures: Bird Friendly Gardens (PM) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Fri 01/25/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Little Nature Explorers: Winter Wonderland Shaw Nature Reserve 
Fri 01/25/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Shaw Family Adventures: Winter Hike for Families Shaw Nature Reserve 
Sat 02/09/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Butterfly House Adventures: Love Bugs Butterfly House 
Sat 02/16/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Great Green Adventures: Art in the Garden (AM) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Sat 02/16/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Great Green Adventures: Art in the Garden (PM) Missouri Botanical Garden 
Fri 02/22/19  Add To Outlook Calendar Little Nature Explorers: Owl Friends Shaw Nature Reserve 
 
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