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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center

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2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
417-891-1515 https://parkboard.org/274/Springfield-Botanical-Gardens

July 2019

Junior Master Gardener II Day Camp

July 23, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until July 26, 2019

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Ages: 12-15 Fee: $60/Camper; $45/Friends of the Garden Members This camp is designed specifically for middle schoolers. Activities include plant experiments, creating inventions, planning a horticulture business, completing a service project, and much more. Campers will become certified Junior Master Gardeners. Register online or by phone: 417-891-1515 ext. 4. Friends of the Garden members should call to register. Register by May 31 to receive a FREE Junior Master Gardener T-Shirt.

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Junior Master Gardener II Day Camp

July 24, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until July 26, 2019

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Ages: 12-15 Fee: $60/Camper; $45/Friends of the Garden Members This camp is designed specifically for middle schoolers. Activities include plant experiments, creating inventions, planning a horticulture business, completing a service project, and much more. Campers will become certified Junior Master Gardeners. Register online or by phone: 417-891-1515 ext. 4. Friends of the Garden members should call to register. Register by May 31 to receive a FREE Junior Master Gardener T-Shirt.

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Junior Master Gardener II Day Camp

July 25, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until July 26, 2019

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Ages: 12-15 Fee: $60/Camper; $45/Friends of the Garden Members This camp is designed specifically for middle schoolers. Activities include plant experiments, creating inventions, planning a horticulture business, completing a service project, and much more. Campers will become certified Junior Master Gardeners. Register online or by phone: 417-891-1515 ext. 4. Friends of the Garden members should call to register. Register by May 31 to receive a FREE Junior Master Gardener T-Shirt.

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Junior Master Gardener II Day Camp

July 26, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until July 26, 2019

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Ages: 12-15 Fee: $60/Camper; $45/Friends of the Garden Members This camp is designed specifically for middle schoolers. Activities include plant experiments, creating inventions, planning a horticulture business, completing a service project, and much more. Campers will become certified Junior Master Gardeners. Register online or by phone: 417-891-1515 ext. 4. Friends of the Garden members should call to register. Register by May 31 to receive a FREE Junior Master Gardener T-Shirt.

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August 2019

Family Fridays: Ozarks Woodpeckers

August 2, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Learn about Ozarks woodpeckers. Registration is free but required and space is limited. Call 417-891-1515 ext. 2 or 4 to reserve your space. All ages welcome!

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Garden Story Time

August 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day Second of the month, repeating until December 11, 2019

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Join us the second Wednesday of every month for a garden-themed story followed by a fun, science-based activity. This is a FREE event.

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LTG: Backyard Insects

August 19, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$5

Master Gardeners of Greene County present Learn to Grow in the Garden Third Mondays, June 17 - October 21, 2019 6 PM – 7 PM The Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield, MO 65807 417-891-1515 or see mggreene.org $5.00 per person per class, pay at the door Registration begins at 5:30 PM June 17: Deer Resistant Perennials for our Southwest Missouri Gardens Oscar Cross, Hilltop Farms Are you tired of your hosta becoming deer candy? Oscar will…

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How to Build a Water Garden

August 24, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Join Christian County Master Gardeners for an opportunity to learn more about water gardens as led by Katie Keith, Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center Coordinator. Register by calling the University of Missouri Extension office in Christian County: 417-581-3558.

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September 2019

Junior Master Gardener Nights

September 3, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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One event on October 1, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on November 5, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on December 3, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$5

Ages: 8-15 Get your hands dirty each month at Junior Master Gardener nights this fall. Each class features a fun, hands-on activity Horticulture activity designed for kids. Registration is encouraged. Call: 417-891-1515 ext. 4 Or email Becky Day, Horticultural Interpreter: bsday@springfieldmo.gov

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Garden Story Time

September 11, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day Second of the month, repeating until December 11, 2019

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Join us the second Wednesday of every month for a garden-themed story followed by a fun, science-based activity. This is a FREE event.

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Homeschool Horticulture: Caterpillar Chow

September 12, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$3

Grade: kindergarten Join us at the Botanical Center for these hands-on classes designed to complement your homeschool curriculum. Registration encouraged. Space is limited. Call 417-891-1515 extension 2 or 4 or e-mail Becky Day at bsday@springfieldmo.gov.

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Garden Nights Out: Salsa Canning

September 13, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Bring a date, bring a friend, or just bring yourself for a night out in the garden! Have you ever wanted to learn the basics of cold pack canning? In this class, participants will make a tasty salsa recipe and can it. All supplies will be provided along with snacks and non-alcoholic beverages. Registration is required. Ages 16 and up $30/Person or $45/Couple Register online: Single: http://apm.activecommunities.com/parkboardspringfieldmo/Activity_Search/15251 Couple: http://apm.activecommunities.com/parkboardspringfieldmo/Activity_Search/15259 Or by phone: 417-891-1515 ext. 2 or 4

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LTG: Plant in the Fall, Bloom in the Spring

September 16, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$5

Master Gardeners of Greene County present Learn to Grow in the Garden Third Mondays, June 17 - October 21, 2019 6 PM – 7 PM The Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield, MO 65807 417-891-1515 or see mggreene.org $5.00 per person per class, pay at the door Registration begins at 5:30 PM June 17: Deer Resistant Perennials for our Southwest Missouri Gardens Oscar Cross, Hilltop Farms Are you tired of your hosta becoming deer candy? Oscar will…

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Homeschool Horticulture: Mega Metamorphosis

September 26, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$3

Grade: first Join us at the Botanical Center for these hands-on classes designed to complement your homeschool curriculum. Registration encouraged. Space is limited. Call 417-891-1515 extension 2 or 4 or e-mail Becky Day at bsday@springfieldmo.gov.

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Monarch Butterfly Tag and Release

September 28, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Free
monarch on golden

Be a part of one of the most remarkable natural events on the planet! Join Butterfly House volunteers as we partner with Monarch Watch, a research and conservation program, to tag migratory monarch butterflies. From Springfield, a monarch can travel about 1,600 miles to its overwintering site in Mexico. Help local experts: tag a butterfly, release it, and receive the tag code and information form Monarch Watch so you can track if and when the butterfly is found. This hands-on…

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October 2019

Junior Master Gardener Nights

October 1, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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One event on October 1, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on November 5, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on December 3, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$5

Ages: 8-15 Get your hands dirty each month at Junior Master Gardener nights this fall. Each class features a fun, hands-on activity Horticulture activity designed for kids. Registration is encouraged. Call: 417-891-1515 ext. 4 Or email Becky Day, Horticultural Interpreter: bsday@springfieldmo.gov

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Garden Nights Out: Pumpkin Centerpieces

October 4, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Bring a date, bring a friend, or just bring yourself for a night out in the garden. Elevate your fall pumpkins with a fun floral design. All skill levels are welcome, and all supplies will be provided along with snacks and non-alcoholic beverages. Registration is required. Ages 16 and up $30/Person or $45/Couple Register Online: Couple: http://apm.activecommunities.com/parkboardspringfieldmo/Activity_Search/15261 Single: http://apm.activecommunities.com/parkboardspringfieldmo/Activity_Search/15260 Or Call 417-891-1515 ext. 2 or 4

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Autumn Native Plant Sale

October 5, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Find a large diversity of native perennials, vines, shrubs, and trees available for purchase from southwest Missouri's native plant producers: Ozark Soul Native Plants and Smiling Sun Gardens.

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The Singer and the Songwriter: Gigs in the Garden

October 6, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Central Bank and Central Trust present Gigs in the Garden, a free concert series at 2:00 p.m. on Sundays in October 2019 at the Peace through People Pavilion located within the beautiful Kay Cummins Finnie Dogwood Garden in the Springfield Botanical Gardens, 2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield, Mo. Gigs in the Garden features a variety of international and local performance groups and offers community members an exciting way to enjoy the extraordinary park. Attendees are asked to bring their own…

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Garden Story Time

October 9, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day Second of the month, repeating until December 11, 2019

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Join us the second Wednesday of every month for a garden-themed story followed by a fun, science-based activity. This is a FREE event.

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Homeschool Horticulture: Move that Seed!

October 10, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$3

Grade: second Join us at the Botanical Center for these hands-on classes designed to complement your homeschool curriculum. Registration encouraged. Space is limited. Call 417-891-1515 extension 2 or 4 or e-mail Becky Day at bsday@springfieldmo.gov.

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Springfield Community Jazz Ensemble: Gigs in the Garden

October 13, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Central Bank and Central Trust present Gigs in the Garden, a free concert series at 2:00 p.m. on Sundays in October 2019 at the Peace through People Pavilion located within the beautiful Kay Cummins Finnie Dogwood Garden in the Springfield Botanical Gardens, 2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield, Mo. Gigs in the Garden features a variety of international and local performance groups and offers community members an exciting way to enjoy the extraordinary park. Attendees are asked to bring their own…

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Claude Bourbon: Gigs in the Garden

October 20, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Central Bank and Central Trust present Gigs in the Garden, a free concert series at 2:00 p.m. on Sundays in October 2019 at the Peace through People Pavilion located within the beautiful Kay Cummins Finnie Dogwood Garden in the Springfield Botanical Gardens, 2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield, Mo. Gigs in the Garden features a variety of international and local performance groups and offers community members an exciting way to enjoy the extraordinary park. Attendees are asked to bring their own…

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LTG: Winterizing Your Garden

October 21, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$5

Master Gardeners of Greene County present Learn to Grow in the Garden Third Mondays, June 17 - October 21, 2019 6 PM – 7 PM The Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield, MO 65807 417-891-1515 or see mggreene.org $5.00 per person per class, pay at the door Registration begins at 5:30 PM June 17: Deer Resistant Perennials for our Southwest Missouri Gardens Oscar Cross, Hilltop Farms Are you tired of your hosta becoming deer candy? Oscar will…

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Homeschool Horticulture: Environmental Intruders

October 24, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$3

Grade: third Join us at the Botanical Center for these hands-on classes designed to complement your homeschool curriculum. Registration encouraged. Space is limited. Call 417-891-1515 extension 2 or 4 or e-mail Becky Day at bsday@springfieldmo.gov.

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Sensory Garden Fountain Dedication

October 26, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Free

Please join us for the opening of the Sensory Garden fountain made possible by Marge and Hearld Ambler. Refreshments provided by Community Foundation of the Ozarks.

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Last Garden Hoorah

October 26, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Free

Mark the end of the season with a variety of garden tours, programs and activities. Includes carnivorous plants, bats, bulb planting and more. Event is followed by a free 6:30 screening of “Hotel Transylvania 3” at the Peace Through People Pavilion. This is also the last weekend of the season for Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden season and tram tours.

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The Lacewings: Gigs in the Garden

October 27, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Central Bank and Central Trust present Gigs in the Garden, a free concert series at 2:00 p.m. on Sundays in October 2019 at the Peace through People Pavilion located within the beautiful Kay Cummins Finnie Dogwood Garden in the Springfield Botanical Gardens, 2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield, Mo. Gigs in the Garden features a variety of international and local performance groups and offers community members an exciting way to enjoy the extraordinary park. Attendees are asked to bring their own…

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November 2019

Garden Nights Out: Pie Clinic

November 1, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Bring a date, bring a friend, or just bring yourself for a night out in the garden. Get ready for the holiday baking season, and learn to use those fruits you have in the freezer with this pie clinic. Participants will make pie crust and filling from scratch then go home with a pie to bake or freeze. This class will be taught at a beginner level, but all skill levels are welcome. All supplies along with snacks and non-alcoholic…

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Historic Clothing Specialist – From the Skin Out

November 2, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$15

Learn how women of the 19th century created a neat, lady-like appearance. The secret was in the undergarments! Participants receive a chemise pattern, learn about various undergarments and discuss when it was appropriate to wear a crinoline hoop skirt. RSVP directly to the instructor, Nancy Thee: jesnan.thee@yahoo.com or 417-751-2498 by Oct. 30. 16 years and older

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Junior Master Gardener Nights

November 5, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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One event on October 1, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on November 5, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on December 3, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$5

Ages: 8-15 Get your hands dirty each month at Junior Master Gardener nights this fall. Each class features a fun, hands-on activity Horticulture activity designed for kids. Registration is encouraged. Call: 417-891-1515 ext. 4 Or email Becky Day, Horticultural Interpreter: bsday@springfieldmo.gov

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Homeschool Horticulture: The Eyes Have It

November 7, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$3

Grade: fourth Join us at the Botanical Center for these hands-on classes designed to complement your homeschool curriculum. Registration encouraged. Space is limited. Call 417-891-1515 extension 2 or 4 or e-mail Becky Day at bsday@springfieldmo.gov.

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Garden Story Time

November 13, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day Second of the month, repeating until December 11, 2019

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Join us the second Wednesday of every month for a garden-themed story followed by a fun, science-based activity. This is a FREE event.

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Homeschool Horticulture: It’s Alive! All About Soils

November 21, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$3

Grade: fifth and sixth Join us at the Botanical Center for these hands-on classes designed to complement your homeschool curriculum. Registration encouraged. Space is limited. Call 417-891-1515 extension 2 or 4 or e-mail Becky Day at bsday@springfieldmo.gov.

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December 2019

Holiday Train Garden Display

December 1, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2019

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Free

The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 2, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2019

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Free

The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 3, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2019

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Free

The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Junior Master Gardener Nights

December 3, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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One event on October 1, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on November 5, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on December 3, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$5

Ages: 8-15 Get your hands dirty each month at Junior Master Gardener nights this fall. Each class features a fun, hands-on activity Horticulture activity designed for kids. Registration is encouraged. Call: 417-891-1515 ext. 4 Or email Becky Day, Horticultural Interpreter: bsday@springfieldmo.gov

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 4, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2019

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Free

The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

Find out more »

Holiday Train Garden Display

December 5, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2019

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Free

The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

Find out more »

Holiday Train Garden Display

December 6, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2019

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Free

The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Garden Nights Out: Holiday Ornament Terrarium

December 6, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Bring a date, bring a friend, or just bring yourself for a night out in the garden. Celebrate the season by creating a living ornament using an air plant. All skill levels are welcome, and all supplies will be provided along with snacks and non-alcoholic beverages. Registration is required. Ages 16 and up $30/Person or $45/Couple Register Online: Single: http://apm.activecommunities.com/parkboardspringfieldmo/Activity_Search/15265 Couple: http://apm.activecommunities.com/parkboardspringfieldmo/Activity_Search/15270 Or Call 417-891-1515 ext. 2 or 4

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 7, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2019

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Free

The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

Find out more »

Holiday Train Garden Display

December 8, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2019

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Free

The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

Find out more »

Holiday Train Garden Display

December 9, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2019

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Free

The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

Find out more »

Holiday Train Garden Display

December 10, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2019

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Free

The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

Find out more »

Holiday Train Garden Display

December 11, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2019

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Free

The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

Find out more »

Garden Story Time

December 11, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day Second of the month, repeating until December 11, 2019

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Join us the second Wednesday of every month for a garden-themed story followed by a fun, science-based activity. This is a FREE event.

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 12, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2019

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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Homeschool Horticulture: Super Succulents

December 12, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$3

Grade: seventh Join us at the Botanical Center for these hands-on classes designed to complement your homeschool curriculum. Registration encouraged. Space is limited. Call 417-891-1515 extension 2 or 4 or e-mail Becky Day at bsday@springfieldmo.gov.

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 13, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Free

The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Handmade Wreath Workshop

December 13, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$30

Create your own holiday wreath with fresh greenery and dried natural ornaments from the garden. Classes limited to 12. Register by Dec. 11. 12 years and older

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 14, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Free

The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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School’s Out: Holiday Crafts

December 14, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$5

Join us in the Botanical Center Meeting Room to make nature-themed holiday crafts. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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Topiary Trees and Swags Workshop

December 14, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$30

Create your tabletop tree or swag for tables, mantles or door hangings, using an oasis form with fresh greenery and dried natural ornaments from the garden. Classes limited to 12. Register by Dec. 12. 12 years and older

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 15, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Free

The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 16, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Free

The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 17, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Free

The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 18, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 19, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Homeschool Horticulture: Backyard Birding Basics

December 19, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$3

Grade: high school Join us at the Botanical Center for these hands-on classes designed to complement your homeschool curriculum. Registration encouraged. Space is limited. Call 417-891-1515 extension 2 or 4 or e-mail Becky Day at bsday@springfieldmo.gov.

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 20, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 21, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 22, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 23, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 24, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 25, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 26, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 27, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 28, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 29, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 30, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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Holiday Train Garden Display

December 31, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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The magic of miniature landscapes and moving model trains transforms the Botanical Center atrium into a holiday wonderland. Presented by the Ozarks Garden Railway Society. Donations accepted.

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January 2020

Junior Master Gardener Nights

January 7 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$5

Our Junior Master Gardener Series is back with hands-on activities designed to get kids excited about the spring garden season. Students are welcome to attend one or all sessions, and previous participation is not required. Classes count toward a Junior Master Gardener Certification. Registration is encouraged. Call 417-891-1515 ext. 4 or email Becky Day at bsday@springfieldmo.gov. $5/Student Ages: 8-18

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Garden Storytime

January 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Bring your preschooler for a garden-themed story followed by a fun, science-based activity.

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Homeschool Horticulture: Garden Club Read Along

January 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$3

Grade: Kindergarten $3/Student Members of the Ever Green Garden Club will read, "The Frightened Frog." Afterward we'll explore the life cycles of many animals who call the Botanical Gardens home. Registration is encouraged. Call 417-891-1515 or email Becky Day at bsday@springfieldmo.gov.

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FOG Annual Meeting 2020

January 9 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Please join us as we celebrate our 2019 accomplishments and look toward our goals for 2020! Friends of the Garden Annual Meeting Thu., Jan. 9, 2020 Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center 2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield, MO 5:30-6 p.m. | Social - enjoy drinks and hors d'oeuvres 6-7:30 p.m. | Program  

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Homeschool Horticulture: Nature Detectives

January 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$3

Grade: First $3/Student The gardens may be sleepy this time of year, but plants and animals leave us clues telling us they've been here. Students will explore the grounds searching for clues such as tracks, scat, bark, seeds, and other winter items in this guided scavenger hunt activity. Dress for the weather and wear comfortable shoes. In case of inclement weather, an alternative indoor activity will be offered.

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February 2020

Potting Shed University – These Are A Few Of Our Favorite Things: Edibles in the Garden

February 10 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$5.00

The Master Gardeners of Greene County is proud to announce eight new Potting Shed University classes for 2020. All eight classes will be held on Monday evenings from 6:00pm – 7:00pm at the Botanical Center, beginning on February 10, 2020 and running through March 30, 2020. The fee for all classes is $5 per class; please pay at the door. Registration begins at 5:30pm. For a list of the 2020 classes, visit our Potting Shed University web page and mark…

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Potting Shed University – Soil Health for the Home Gardener

February 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$5.00

The Master Gardeners of Greene County is proud to announce eight new Potting Shed University classes for 2020. All eight classes will be held on Monday evenings from 6:00pm – 7:00pm at the Botanical Center, beginning on February 10, 2020 and running through March 30, 2020. The fee for all classes is $5 per class; please pay at the door. Registration begins at 5:30pm. For a list of the 2020 classes, visit our Potting Shed University web page and mark…

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Potting Shed University – Dish to Dirt Home Composting

February 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$5.00

The Master Gardeners of Greene County is proud to announce eight new Potting Shed University classes for 2020. All eight classes will be held on Monday evenings from 6:00pm – 7:00pm at the Botanical Center, beginning on February 10, 2020 and running through March 30, 2020. The fee for all classes is $5 per class; please pay at the door. Registration begins at 5:30pm. For a list of the 2020 classes, visit our Potting Shed University web page and mark…

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March 2020

Potting Shed University – Can Lawn Be Grown Guilt Free?

March 2 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$5.00

The Master Gardeners of Greene County is proud to announce eight new Potting Shed University classes for 2020. All eight classes will be held on Monday evenings from 6:00pm – 7:00pm at the Botanical Center, beginning on February 10, 2020 and running through March 30, 2020. The fee for all classes is $5 per class; please pay at the door. Registration begins at 5:30pm. For a list of the 2020 classes, visit our Potting Shed University web page and mark…

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Gray-Campbell Farmstead Annual Meeting

March 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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The Gray-Campbell Farmstead is gearing up for another year of sharing the story of our early settlers. Join them for brunch at the Botanical Center and get up-to-date reports, review upcoming events, and learn how you can be involved. Joan Shields and Debbie Hammer will present a short program comparing education in the late 1800's to the current use of technology by Joan Shields and Debbie Hammer. Click here for information about becoming a supporter of the Gray-Campbell Farmstead.

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Potting Shed University – Herbs on Your Plate and In Your Glass

March 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$5.00

The Master Gardeners of Greene County is proud to announce eight new Potting Shed University classes for 2020. All eight classes will be held on Monday evenings from 6:00pm – 7:00pm at the Botanical Center, beginning on February 10, 2020 and running through March 30, 2020. The fee for all classes is $5 per class; please pay at the door. Registration begins at 5:30pm. For a list of the 2020 classes, visit our Potting Shed University web page and mark…

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Spring Lily Bulb Sale

March 14 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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The Ozark Regional Lily Society will host their 33rd Annual Spring Lily Bulb Sale on Sat., March 14 from 8am-Noon or until all bulbs are sold.

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CANCELLED: Potting Shed University – A Year in the Life of a Beehive

March 16 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$5.00

The Master Gardeners of Greene County is proud to announce eight new Potting Shed University classes for 2020. All eight classes will be held on Monday evenings from 6:00pm – 7:00pm at the Botanical Center, beginning on February 10, 2020 and running through March 30, 2020. The fee for all classes is $5 per class; please pay at the door. Registration begins at 5:30pm. For a list of the 2020 classes, visit our Potting Shed University web page and mark…

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CANCELLED: Orchid Show and Sale

March 21 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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The Springfield Orchid Society presents a dazzling juried display of beautiful, rare and exotic orchids, some which are available for purchase.

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CANCELLED: Orchid Show and Sale

March 22 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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The Springfield Orchid Society presents a dazzling juried display of beautiful, rare and exotic orchids, some which are available for purchase.

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CANCELLED: Potting Shed University – Pollinator Gardens: Build It and They Will Come

March 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$5.00

The Master Gardeners of Greene County is proud to announce eight new Potting Shed University classes for 2020. All eight classes will be held on Monday evenings from 6:00pm – 7:00pm at the Botanical Center, beginning on February 10, 2020 and running through March 30, 2020. The fee for all classes is $5 per class; please pay at the door. Registration begins at 5:30pm. For a list of the 2020 classes, visit our Potting Shed University web page and mark…

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CANCELLED: Potting Shed University – Blackberries: Delicious, Nutritious, and Thornless!

March 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$5.00

The Master Gardeners of Greene County is proud to announce eight new Potting Shed University classes for 2020. All eight classes will be held on Monday evenings from 6:00pm – 7:00pm at the Botanical Center, beginning on February 10, 2020 and running through March 30, 2020. The fee for all classes is $5 per class; please pay at the door. Registration begins at 5:30pm. For a list of the 2020 classes, visit our Potting Shed University web page and mark…

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April 2020

CANCELLED: Kite and Pinata Festival

April 4 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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UPDATE: Kite and Piñata Festival Cancelled Springfield Sister Cities Association invites you to welcome culture and the spring season at the Cherry Blossom Kite and Piñata Festival on Saturday, April 4, 2020 from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Springfield Botanical Gardens, 2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield, Mo. The free event for all ages highlights Springfield’s sister city relationship with Isesaki, Japan and Tlaquepaque, Mexico. Bring a kite to fly on the great lawn and line your little ones up to…

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RESCHEDULED: Butterfly House Docent Training

April 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Docent training has been rescheduled for Wed., May 13 and Sat., May 16. It will be held virtually. Learn how to be a docent at the Roston Native Butterfly House. To sign up, please contact us.

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RESCHEDULED: Butterfly House Docent Training

April 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on April 18, 2020 at 10:00 am

Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Docent training has been rescheduled for Wed., May 13 and Sat., May 16. It will be held virtually. Learn how to be a docent at the Roston Native Butterfly House. To sign up, please contact us.

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POSTPONED: Master Gardener Plant Sale

April 25 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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UPDATE: The Master Gardeners of Greene County hope to host an online plant sale in late May; check back later for details.  Presented by the Master Gardeners of Greene County and other garden societies. Sale includes annuals, perennials, vegetables, herbs, bulbs, grasses, vines, ground covers, shrubs and trees. Master Gardeners accept credit cards. Other societies accept cash or check only. Held rain or shine. Arrive early for best selection.

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May 2020

Cancelled: 3rd Annual Native Plant Market

May 16 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Check back for more information!

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June 2020

Postponed: The Garden Gala

June 6 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$60 – $75

This event has been postponed to June 2021. Check back later for more information!

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Wild Herb Walk

June 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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$5

This is a series of garden walks getting to know local flora and how it can be used for food, medicine and the story behind the common names. Plants we will visit this week: Spiderwort, Serviceberry, Prickly Pear, Quinine and more! Limited to the first 15 people. Fee $5 meet and pay at the Botanical Center. RSVP 417-891-1515 ext 3.

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Caterpillar Hunt with Kids

June 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Donation

Start with pictures and a story about caterpillars, then we will walk into the gardens with our eagle eyes on and inspect known host plants for signs of future butterflies! Limited to 15 people. Fee: any donation to the Roston Native Butterfly House. RSVP to 417-891-1515 ex 3.

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Postponed: Butterfly Festival and Young Sprouts

June 20 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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This event has been postponed and will go virtual the week of July 13! Join us here and on our social media for child-oriented activities and fun designed to nurture an appreciation for gardening and nature.

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Virtual/In-Person Caterpillar Rearing Workshop

June 24 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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Free

The in-person workshop is now full. Please join us virtually! Learn the tried and true methods of rearing butterflies and moths in your own home from Dr. Chris and Deb Barnhart, curators of the Roston Native Butterfly House. Workshop participants will have an opportunity to take caterpillars and/or eggs home to rear! The in-person workshop will be limited to 25 participants. Social distancing guidelines will be followed; masks are encouraged but not required. The virtual workshop will take place via…

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