Parks & Recreation Program Guide

Welcome to our program guide. Click on a program name for more details. Click on the "Register Here" link, where available, to register for the selected program.
 

Adult (18+)

Thu 12/19/19  Holiday Centerpiece
Event ID: 26746
Wow your family and friends with your Holiday centerpiece! You will learn how to create your own Holiday centerpiece using greens, a candle and other natural items. You will go home with a beautiful self-made centerpiece that will be the highlight of your dinner conversation!
 
Thu Dec 19  6:00pm-8:00pm Location: Will Rogers Garden Exhibition Center
 
Ages: 18+
Cost: $25/centerpiece  nonrefundable
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Sat 01/25/20  Beginner Winter Tree ID
Event ID: 28254
Learn to identify a tree without the leaves!  This will primarily be an outdoor tour and discussion with some ID pointers before we head outside.
 
Sat Jan 25 10:30am - Noon Will Rogers Garden Exhibition Center
 
Ages: Adults 18+
Cost: Free
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Sat 02/01/20  Growing Annuals from Seed
Event ID: 28273
Growing annuals from seed can be an inexpensive and rewarding way to beautify your yard, patio or balcony.  Learn which annuals are easiest to grow and proper techniques to be successful, including soilless media, containers, watering, lighting and transplanting.  Take home seeds to get you started.
 
Sat Feb 1 2:30pm - 4:00pm Will Rogers Garden Exhibition Center
 
Ages: Adult (18+)
Cost: $20/person
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Sat 02/15/20  Winter Tree Tool Care
Event ID:  28267
Come learn the basics of tree pruning and while you are here we will show you how to sharpen those tools of yours.  You may bring one tool for us to sharpen for you.  Dress for the weather as we will be heading outside for this hands-on class.
 
Sat Feb 15 10:00am - Noon Will Rogers Garden Exhibition Center
 
Ages:  Adult 18+
Cost:  Free
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Sat 02/22/20  Willow Garden Obelisk
Event ID: 28268
Learn how to weave your own willow garden obelisk.  This wonderful garden structure can be used to grow vines, prop up those tomatoes or even made to size for your containers.  These beauties add a rustic and refined look all in one.  Perfect for anywhere in a garden or, when smaller, added to indoor décor.  Small classes so please sign up soon!
 
Sat Feb 22 10:00am - Noon Will Rogers Garden Exhibition Center
 
Ages: Adult 18+
Cost: $45/person
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Sat 02/29/20  Terrarium 101
Event ID: 28276
We will demonstrate the steps for building a terrarium, including the planting mediums, plants that work together and maintenance.  Pricing includes a standard terrarium, as well as potting materials and plants.  Please bring any items that you would like to liven up your little world.  Items that have been brought for previous classes have been...little vehicles, glass, stones and even little people!
 
Sat Feb 29 3:00pm - 5:00pm Will Rogers Garden Exhibition Center
 
Ages: Adult (18+)
Cost: $30/person
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Sat 03/07/20  Fairy Frolic and Gardening
Event ID: 28279
Let's go for a walk and see what the fairies have been up to.  Then I will demonstrate the steps for building a terrarium, including the planting mediums, plants that work together and maintenance.  Pricing includes a standard terrarium, as well as potting materials and plants.  Please bring any items that you would like to liven up your little world.  Items that have been brought for previous classes have been...little vehicles, glass, stones, furniture and even little people!
 
Sat Mar 7 8:00am - 10:00am Will Rogers Garden Exhibition Center
 
Ages: Adult (18+)
Cost: $30/person
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All Ages

Sun 12/01/19  Holiday Lighting Ceremony
Event ID: 25176
Enjoy the Holiday season at the gardens with an evening of dazzling twinkling lights, live music, and a beautiful place to take pics! If you need something to warm you up while here Junction Coffee will be available for purchasing hot drinks. This is a community, family friendly event. There will be children's craft activities in the Garden Exhibition Center, photos with Santa, horse drawn sleigh rides on Pat Murphy Drive, music in the Ed Lycan Conservatory and of course, the official "lights on" outside in the garden. 
 
Sun, Dec 1 5:00pm - 8:00pm Location: Will Rogers Gardens
 
Ages: All ages
Cost: Free
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Thu 12/05/19 to Sat 12/07/19  Holiday Greens Wreath
Event ID: 25189
Create beautiful and fragrant natural décor for your home with the Will Rogers Gardens annual traditional holiday greens class.  Instructors will show you how to make traditional holiday wreaths from scratch using evergreen boughs.  You can also incorporate greens and seed/fruit found in the Margaret Annis Boys Arboretum.  Materials Supplied.
 
Thu, Dec 5
Fri - Sat, Dec 6 - 7
6:00pm - 8:00pm
9:00am - 11:00am
Location: Will Rogers Gardens
 
Ages: 16+ yrs
Cost: $35/participant
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Sat 02/08/20  Succulent Wreath Workshop
Event ID: 28266
Come with your Sweetie or by yourself and create your own succulent masterpiece.  Wreath and succulents provided.  Fee includes materials for one heart-shaped succulent wreath to take home.  Fee is based on per wreath.
 
Sat Feb 8 10:00am - Noon Will Rogers Garden Exhibition Center
 
Ages: 16+
Cost:  $45
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Teen (13-17)

Sat 02/01/20  Growing Annuals from Seed
Event ID: 28272
Growing annuals from seed can be an inexpensive and rewarding way to beautify your yard, patio or balcony.  Learn which annuals are easiest to grow and proper techniques to be successful, including soilless media, containers, watering, lighting and transplanting.  Take home seeds to get you started.
 
Sat Feb 1 12:30pm - 2:00pm Will Rogers Garden Exhibition Center
 
Ages: 13-17
Cost: $15/person
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Sat 02/29/20  Terrarium 101
Event ID: 28275
We will demonstrate the steps for building a terrarium, including the planting mediums, plants that work together and maintenance.  Pricing includes a standard terrarium, as well as potting materials and plants.  Please bring any items that you would like to liven up your little world.  Items that have been brought for previous classes have been...little vehicles, glass, stones and little people!
 
Sat Feb 29 12:30pm - 2:30pm Will Rogers Garden Exhibition Center
 
Ages: 13-17
Cost: $15/person
Register Here!
 
Sat 03/07/20  Fairy Frolic and Gardening
Event ID: 28278
Let's go for a walk and see what the fairies have been up to.  Then I will demonstrate the steps for building a terrarium, including the planting mediums, plants that work together and maintenance.  Pricing includes a standard terrarium, as well as potting materials and plants.  Please bring any items that you would like to liven up your little world.  Items that have been brought for previous classes have been...little vehicles, glass, stones, furniture and even little people!
 
Sat Mar 7 Noon - 2:00pm Will Rogers Garden Exhibition Center
 
Ages: 13-17
Cost: $30/person
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Youth (up to 12)

Sat 12/14/19  Children's Mini Greens Wreath
Event ID: 25182
Let's explore the arboretum collecting greens and berries to create a miniature wreath for your dinner table or door.  Learn some basic wreath making skills while having fun together as a family.
 
Sat, Dec 14 10:00am - 12:00pm Location: Will Rogers Gardens
 
Ages: 7-12 yrs.
Cost: $12/participant
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Sat 02/01/20  Growing Annuals from Seed
Event ID: 28271
Growing annuals from seed can be an inexpensive and rewarding way to beautify your yard, patio or balcony.  Learn which annuals are easiest to grow and proper techniques to be successful, including soilless media, containers, watering, lighting and transplanting.  Take home seeds to get you started.
 
Sat Feb 1 10:30am-Noon Will Rogers Garden Exhibition Center
 
Ages: Youth (6-12)
Cost: $15/person
Register Here!
 
Sat 02/29/20  Terrarium 101
Event ID: 28274
We will demonstrate the steps for building a terrarium, including the planting mediums, plants that work together, and maintenance.  Pricing includes a standard terrarium, as well as potting materials and plants.  Please bring any items that you would like to liven up your little world.  Items that have been brought for previous classes have been...little vehicles, glass, stones and even little people!
 
Sat Feb 29 10:00am - 12:00pm Will Rogers Garden Exhibition Center
 
Ages: Youth (6-12)
Cost: $15/person
Register Here!
 
Sat 03/07/20  Fairy Frolic and Gardening
Event ID: 28277
Let's go for a walk and see what the fairies have been up to.  Then I will demonstrate the steps for building a terrarium, including the planting mediums, plants that work together and maintenance.  Pricing includes a standard terrarium, as well as potting materials and plants.  Please bring any items that you would like to liven up your little world.  Items that have been brought for previous classes have been...little vehicles, glass, stones, furniture and even little people!
 
Sat Mar 7 10:00am - Noon Will Rogers Garden Exhibition Center
 
Ages: Youth (6-12)
Cost: $30/person
Register Here!