Adult Programs

Oct
22
Tue
Botanical Painting and Drawing Session II @ Cleveland Botanical Garden
Oct 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Learn composition skills and techniques of botanicals including line, form, shading techniques and layering using inspiration from the gardens and glasshouses. All levels of experience and mediums welcome.

Series I: Tuesdays, Sept. 10 – Oct. 15

Series II: Tuesdays, Oct. 22 – Nov. 26
(5-week series, no class on Nov. 19)

Oct
23
Wed
Hoppy Hour @ Cleveland Botanical Garden
Oct 23 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Wednesdays, Sept. 11, 25, Oct. 9 & 23, 5:30 – 8:30pm
Free for members; with admission for nonmembers (Half-price after 5pm)

The fall season is perfect for the return of the annual Hoppy Hour beer series. New this year, each event will have a theme with featured brews, fun activities and special guests and vendors.

Barks and Brews

Wednesday, September 11, 5:30 – 8:30pm

Bring your best furry friend to the garden for a special evening of Barks and Brews! Meet Swagger (one of the Cleveland Browns mascots) and celebrity dog, Snowball. Take a tour with a horticulturalist showcasing dog-friendly landscaping, meet adoptable animals from the Cleveland APL, check out special swag for your pooch, go on a scavenger hunt for dogs with a special treat prize and more!

Sustaina-Brew

Wednesday, September 25, 5:30 -8:30pm

Come learn about composting at home, making your own beer from hops to glass, what it takes to start an urban orchard from a local pawpaw farmer, and the initiatives that the City has in place to ensure Cleveland is focused on sustainable initiatives. Live music by Brazilian Jazz musician Moises Borges will be featured. Vendors include The Cleveland Brew Shop, Cleveland Office of Sustainability, Justin Hushner and Blue Dragon Craft. Green Corps will also be on hand with fresh produce to purchase (cash only). And, please bring your own empty and cleaned beer bottles to create an upcycled hummingbird feeder!

Game Night!

Wednesday, October 9, 5:30 – 8:30pm

It’s game night at the Garden! Enjoy traditional lawn games such as badminton, corn hole, jenga, etc., as well as games facilitated by Tabletop Board Game Café. Groove to live music by Diana Chittester and even win a prize at Botanical Bingo!

Boos and Brews

Wednesday, Oct. 23, 5:30 -8:30pm

Come in costume to see the garden at the spookiest time of year! Enchanting lights, mystical fortune tellers (tarot card readers), carnivorous plant creature feature, and a guided flashlight tour featuring Woodland Folklore will round out the evening.

Oct
26
Sat
T’ai Chi in the Garden Session I @ Cleveland Botanical Garden
Oct 26 @ 8:15 am – 9:45 am

Enhance health and wellbeing with a series of movements created to relax the mind and strengthen the body’s muscles, flexibility and coordination. Appropriate for any level of fitness and flexibility. Parking included.

Series I: Saturdays, Sept. 28 – Nov. 2
Series II: Saturdays, Nov. 9 – Dec. 21,
(No class on Nov. 23)

Click here for information on Session II.

Macrame Plant Hanger Workshop @ Cleveland Botanical Garden
Oct 26 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Learn several macramé knotting techniques to create your own retro plant hanger. Hudson will demonstrate a design for you to replicate or use the knot techniques you learn to create a design of your own. All materials are provided, including a potted plant for your new plant hanger. No prior experience is necessary.

 

 

Eco-Printing on Silk @ Cleveland Botanical Garden
Oct 26 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Learn an eco-friendly way to dye silk using botanicals such as roses, leaves, onion skins and teas. Participants will work with Wade to create layout options and she will walk them through the various techniques required for creating stunning art-to-wear scarves. Participants will also learn how to build their own steamer for at-home use.

 

Oct
29
Tue
Botanical Painting and Drawing Session II @ Cleveland Botanical Garden
Oct 29 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Learn composition skills and techniques of botanicals including line, form, shading techniques and layering using inspiration from the gardens and glasshouses. All levels of experience and mediums welcome.

Series I: Tuesdays, Sept. 10 – Oct. 15

Series II: Tuesdays, Oct. 22 – Nov. 26
(5-week series, no class on Nov. 19)

Nov
2
Sat
T’ai Chi in the Garden Session I @ Cleveland Botanical Garden
Nov 2 @ 8:15 am – 9:45 am

Enhance health and wellbeing with a series of movements created to relax the mind and strengthen the body’s muscles, flexibility and coordination. Appropriate for any level of fitness and flexibility. Parking included.

Series I: Saturdays, Sept. 28 – Nov. 2
Series II: Saturdays, Nov. 9 – Dec. 21,
(No class on Nov. 23)

Click here for information on Session II.

Nov
5
Tue
Botanical Painting and Drawing Session II @ Cleveland Botanical Garden
Nov 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Learn composition skills and techniques of botanicals including line, form, shading techniques and layering using inspiration from the gardens and glasshouses. All levels of experience and mediums welcome.

Series I: Tuesdays, Sept. 10 – Oct. 15

Series II: Tuesdays, Oct. 22 – Nov. 26
(5-week series, no class on Nov. 19)

Nov
9
Sat
T’ai Chi in the Garden Session II @ Cleveland Botanical Garden
Nov 9 @ 8:15 am – 9:45 am

Enhance health and wellbeing with a series of movements created to relax the mind and strengthen the body’s muscles, flexibility and coordination. Appropriate for any level of fitness and flexibility. Parking included.

Series I: Saturdays, Sept. 28 – Nov. 2
Series II: Saturdays, Nov. 9 – Dec. 21,
(No class on Nov. 23)

Nov
12
Tue
Botanical Painting and Drawing Session II @ Cleveland Botanical Garden
Nov 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Learn composition skills and techniques of botanicals including line, form, shading techniques and layering using inspiration from the gardens and glasshouses. All levels of experience and mediums welcome.

Series I: Tuesdays, Sept. 10 – Oct. 15

Series II: Tuesdays, Oct. 22 – Nov. 26
(5-week series, no class on Nov. 19)