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+)

Sat 01/23/21  Winter Tree ID
Event ID: 35864
Let's go for a quiet walk in the Gardens and discuss how to identify the shrubs and trees in the winter when they are not cloaked in their summer garb.
 
Date: Sat, Jan 23 Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm Location: Will Rogers Gardens
 
Ages: Adult 18+
Cost: $5
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Sat 01/30/21  Winter Plant/Tool Care
Event ID: 35865
In this class we will teach the basics of tree pruning and while you are here we will show you how to sharpen those tools of yours as well. 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.
 
Date: Sat, Jan 30 Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm Location: Will Rogers Gardens
 
Ages: Adult 18+
Cost: $10
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Sat 02/06/21  Winter Herbs for Home
Event ID: 35867
Learn about starting herbs from seed while potting some herbs that have already been started for you to take home for your window will garden until you are ready to sprout your own and those are ready to use.
 
Date: Sat, Feb 6 Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm Location: Will Rogers Gardens
 
Ages: Adult 18+
Cost: $25
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Sat 02/13/21  Valentines Succulent Wreath
Event ID: 35868
Come with your Sweetie or by yourself to create and take home your own succulent masterpiece. Wreath and succulents provided. Fee includes materials for one heart-shaped succulent wreath to take home. Families are welcome too, price per wreath.
 
Date: Sat. Feb 13  Time: 9:00am - 10:30am Location: Will Rogers Gardens
 
Ages: Adult 18+
Cost: $40/per wreath
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Sat 02/20/21  Willow Obelisk Class
Event ID: 35869
Learn how to weave and build you own garden obelisk out of willow. This beautiful structure can go inside your home where it will last many years or it can go into your garden for vines to grow on for a few years. With this newly acquired skill you can make many other useful items for your garden.
 
Date: Sat, Feb 20 Time: 8:00am - 12:00pm Location: Will Rogers Gardens
 
Ages: Adult 18+
Cost: $50
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Sun 02/28/21  Greenhouse Construction and Operation
Event ID: 35870
This informative class will discuss the size, location, orientation and construction material options. Also, how to cool, heat, circulate the air, shading and humidity controls. Finally, discussion of the setup option for shelves and tables. Speaker from the Oklahoma Orchid Society.
 
Date: Sun, Feb 28 Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm Location: Will Rogers Gardens
 
Ages: Adult 18+
Cost: $5
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Sat 03/06/21  Terrarium Time
Event ID: 35872
We will demonstrate the steps for building a terrarium, including the planting medium, plants that work together and maintenance. Pricing includes a standard open top 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 previously have been little vehicles, stones, furniture and even little people.
 
Date: Sat, Mar 6 Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm Location: Will Rogers Gardens
 
Ages: Adult 18+
Cost: $25
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Sat 03/20/21  Pallet Gardening
Event ID: 35876
Limited space in your yard.....or no yard just a balcony? This is a great solution for growing veggies in a small space. In this workshop you will be building your own half pallet vertical garden to take home planted and ready to go! Be sure to bring a vehicle that can accommodate an approximate 4' x 2' x 1' planter. If you own a staple gun and hammer, please bring them.
 
Date: Sat, Mar 20 Time: 9:30am - 12:00pm Location: Will Rogers Gardens
 
Ages: Adult 18+
Cost: $35
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All Ages

Sat 03/13/21  St. Patrick's Garden Walk
Event ID: 35873
We will go for a walk through the Gardens and see what is blooming, growing or dormant. We will be giving away hardy shamrock plants for those that attend.
 
Date: Sat, Mar 13 Time: 10:00am - 11:00am Location: Will Rogers Gardens
 
Ages: All Ages
Cost: $5
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Teen (13-17)

Sat 02/06/21  Winter Herbs for Home
Event ID: 35866
Learn about starting herbs from seed while potting some herbs that have already been started for you to take home for your window sill garden until you are ready to sprout your own and those are ready to use.
 
Date: Sat, Feb 6 Time: 9:00am - 10:30am Location: Will Rogers Gardens
 
Ages: Teen 13-17 yr.
Cost: $25
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Youth (6-12)

Sat 03/06/21  Terrarium Time
Event ID: 35871
We will demonstrate the steps for building a terrarium, including the planting medium, plants that work together and maintenance. Pricing includes a standard open top 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 previously have been little vehicles, stones, furniture and even little people.
 
Date: Sat, Mar 6  Time: 9:00am - 10:30am Location: Will Rogers Gardens
 
Ages: Youth 7-12 yrs.
Cost: $25
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Sat 03/27/21  Spring Floral Crown for Children
Event ID: 35877
Bring your child and together you can build a natural floral crown. A will base will be made on site to fit your child and then it can be decorated with natural items found in the Gardens and ribbons.
 
Date: Sat, Mar 27  Time: 10:00am - 11:00am Location: Will Rogers Gardens
 
Ages: Youth 6-12 yrs.
Cost: $15
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