OUTDOOR FAMILY CLAY DATES Families, take a break from the computer and online schooling at Annmarie! Join us outside in the park and make a family clay masterpiece. Work together to create a swirly tree wall plaque. Learn slab, coil, and texture techniques and paint your project with colorful underglazes. These outdoor clay classes are small-group, socially-distanced experiences with no shared materials.
Swirly Swirly Trees – Oct.14 & 16, 10:00-11:30 am • Leaf Platters – Oct. 28 & 30, 10:00-11:30 am
OUTDOOR artLAB: Missing the artLAB? Join us outside for a lightly guided upcycled art project! We’ll guide 10 family groups through a step by step project, while being properly distanced, outdoors, and providing individual tool kits to eliminate shared materials. It’s a great way to customize your family visit to Annmarie!
Halloween Slime – Oct. 21 & 23, 10:00-11:00 am
Register here for our family programs: https://annmariegarden.doubleknot.com/openrosters/ViewActivitySpaceAvailable.aspx?OrgKey=4135&CategoryID=20605
Get Creative at Our Adult artLAB!
Friday, October 16 • 5:30-6:30
Relax and create something fun with us this Friday at our Adult artLAB from 5-6pm! We’ll be making funky tin flowers to add color to your your garden using recycled materials! Days Off Deli Food Truck, Annmarie Wine & Beer Tent, and Live music by Brandy DePhillip, accordionist will add even more to the evening, so grab a friend, bring a date, or come and meet someone new!
Fridays Are for Artoberfest this Fall!
Friday, October 16 • 5:00-7:00pm
Come enjoy a fall evening with us this Friday! The Garden is open until 7pm and Days Off Deli Food Truck will be here. Grab a drink from the Annmarie Wine & Beer Tent, enjoy a walk and lively music by Brandy DePhillip, accordionist! The changing leaves and the beautiful art quilt exhibit in our Kay Daugherty Gallery will fill your Friday with color!
Bad Art Night is Back!
Friday, October 23 • 5:00-6:30pm
It’s time for the Great Pumpkin Challenge! Join us outside for a hilarious adults-only, pumpkin decorating contest! Tables will be distanced 10+ feet apart, set with individual toolkits and a bucket full of assorted accessories. Can you create a pumpkin masterpiece in just one hour? We’ll judge the results and award prizes for the best worst pumpkin! The evening will feature a food truck, cash bar, and music too!
Visit Ode to Autumn: an interactive arts & literacy walk through the Garden!
Through November 8
Grab your sketchbook or journal and visit AMG this fall to engage with art and nature in a whole new way! Escape the hectic day-to-day routine, enjoy the therapeutic qualities of nature, and find your inner creative voice through a variety of self-guided interactive activities for all ages. Activities include: Woodland Word Search, Poetry in the Forest, ABC’s of Autumn, and Nature Mandala Challenge.
Learn more about Ode to Autumn here: https://www.annmariegarden.org/annmarie2/content/ode-autumn-1
Do you have your tickets for Halloween in the Garden?
Timed-entry tickets for our community-favorite family fun day are available now!
Join us for a socially-distanced, low-touch/no-touch day of Halloween fun and games! Working with our local health department, we have reconfigured our beloved Halloween event into a family-group based celebration of the fall season. Activities will be spread out across our 30 acre property, giving families plenty of room to social distance!
Dress up, put on your masks, and come enjoy an awesome day of socially-distanced trick-or-treating, low-touch/no-touch games, great photo opps, music, and yummy food and drinks!
Get all the details and your tickets here:https://www.annmariegarden.org/annmarie2/content/halloween-garden