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Events: Family And Kids

Thu, 11/6 4:00pm

Ages 10+ years old


October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, November 6

Instructors: Megan Pollard and Lee-Jean Lin with Art Experience Studios

Cost: $135 members / $150 nonmembers

$15 Materials Fee (payable to instructor)

So, you wish you could draw cartoons and comics? Come and discover the secrets for cartoon, comic book, and anime figures in a fun, relaxed classroom atmosphere. Traditional drawing and painting rendering skill is the foundation. Create unforgettable and fun characters by studying cartoon and animation art from Disney, DreamWorks, Japanese animation and more! Children will learn how to design their own characters using traditional media (art pencils, paper, erasers and ink). Previous drawing experience is helpful but not required.


Fri, 11/7 7:00pm

Age: Adults (and Children age 10+ when accompanied by a paid adult)

$45 for Members / $50 Nonmembers (Materials Included)

This is an evening designed for you to eat, drink, paint and socialize with your friends.  It is your "creative happy hour” after a busy day.  No prior painting experience is required.  We will provide step-by-step instructions, helping you turn a blank 20"x 16"canvas into a final piece of personalized art in two hours.  Our DJ will play your favorite music and a selection of snacks and beverage will be provided to enhance your experience.  Come join us for a relaxing evening after work to enjoy the art and music.   We accept matured kids (10 Yr + recommended) when accompanied by a paid adult. 

Great for ladies night out, reunion, date night, birthday celebration, bridal shower, parent-children bonding, fundraising, corporate team building...

  • No experience needed!
  • We provide everything you will need: canvas, paint, brushes, easels, aprons, etc.
  • A selection of snacks and beverage to accompany the painting experience are available.
  • Enjoy the event and take home your work of art!


Tue, 11/18 9:30am

$10 members / $12 non-members – Prices per Class

Instructor: People’s Place


As a perfect way to introduce your friends and loved ones to the Garden, People’s Place has partnered with the Garden to provide a low-cost, fun and beneficial activity for parent and child ages three months to three years on ‘free admission’ days in the summer. This class will explore ways to establish and strengthen bonding and stress reduction through easy to follow stretching and light movement.


Fri, 11/28 1:00pm

Workshop #1: 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

Workshop #2: 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm

Workshop #3: 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm

Cornish Courtyard / Classroom A

Cost: $25 Members/ $35 nonmembers

$5 Materials Fee (Payable to Instructor)

Instructor: Larry Bourget of Sea Foam Driftwood


Come join us for an unconventional Black Friday in celebration of the true meaning of the holidays: expressing appreciation for the ones you love. Spend quality time with friends and family while creating a beautiful succulent garden embedded into driftwood. Each registered student will take home a self-contained garden with beautiful live succulents.


Sun, 12/7 10:00am

Kids Club Members: FREE

All Others: $2

All children are encouraged to join us at the Holiday Boutique to make a winter-themed holiday card for parents, grandparents, and even friends. This Kids Club will be open to all children at the boutique. You can stop by the craft table any time from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Come get creative!