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Family & Friends Day at Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden
June 9 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Join us at Family & Friends Day on June 9, 10 am to 4 pm
Enjoy a host of activities at the oldest public wildflower garden in the U.S.
Admire the current star of Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden: the Showy Lady’s-Slipper!
Activities themed around Minnesota’s beloved state flower include:
- Lady’s-Slipper viewing
- Poster-making with artists using La Luchadora, a paleta-inspired cart with an interactive mobile screen print (10 am to 2 pm)
- Outdoor painting demonstrations
- Nature Quest with prizes
Storytime and garden walk with Phyllis Root, author of “Searching for Minnesota’s Native Wildflowers” and “Plant a Pocket of Prairie” (10 am and 11 am)
Additional storytimes and related activities throughout the afternoon
- And more …
See you in the garden!
Thanks to Garden volunteers and the Friends of the Wild Flower Garden, Inc. for their support of this program.
Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board